Creighton University’s Department of Cultural and Social Studies invites applications for a full-time tenure-track Assistant Professor position within its Medical Anthropology Program, to begin in the Fall 2019 semester. We seek applicants with a PhD in anthropology or closely related field, with expertise in medical anthropology. Candidates should demonstrate a credible research and publication trajectory in an area related to health care, public health, global health or another domain that supports or complements the strengths of the program and department. Geographical area focus is open. Ideal candidates will be energetic teacher-scholars dedicated to undergraduate education, and to working within a multi-disciplinary department committed to social justice in teaching, research, and service. The position carries a 3-3 teaching load with class sizes averaging 20-35 students.
Creighton University, a Jesuit Catholic institution, has a mission of comprehensive education that is directed to the intellectual, social, spiritual, physical and recreational aspects of students’ lives and to the promotion of justice. Creighton encourages applications from qualified individuals of all backgrounds and faith traditions who believe they can contribute to its distinctive educational traditions. Creighton is an EO/AA employer; M/F/Disabled/Vet and seeks a wide range of applicants for this position so that one of our core values—gender, ethnic, and cultural diversity—may be realized.
Candidates should submit the following via the Creighton online application portal at http://careers.creighton.edu: 1. An application form (download found online at https://ccas.creighton.edu/sites/ccas.creighton.edu/files/4.7 Link - FacApp.pdf) 2. Cover letter including the candidates vision of how the individual with contribute to the University’s mission 3. Curriculum Vitae 4. Complete academic transcript(s) from all institutions of higher education attended 5. Teaching dossier Additionally, three letters of recommendation should be sent directly to the Search Committee Chair at AlexanderRoedlach@creighton.edu. Review of applications will begin November 1.
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Creighton University, a Jesuit Catholic institution, encourages applications from qualified individuals of all backgrounds who believe they can contribute to the distinctive educational traditions of the university. Creighton is an EEO/Affirmative Action employer and seeks a wide range of applications for this position so that one of its core values, ethnic and cultural diversity, may be realized.