The successful candidate will have a dynamic research agenda in ethnographically-based cultural anthropology, and be highly qualified to teach an introduction to cultural anthropology, as well as four other courses. Geographic area and topical specializations are open if they complement departmental strengths. Some of these courses may also be cross-listed with one of Vassar's multidisciplinary programs. PhD and teaching experience at time of application is strongly preferred.
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Please submit a cover letter; curriculum vitae; graduate school transcripts (unofficial copies are acceptable for the initial application); statement of teaching experience, interests, and philosophy; and a diversity statement highlighting contributions to and/or future plans for promoting diversity and inclusion through teaching, research and/or professional involvements.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue on a rolling basis until April 12, 2019.
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Located in the scenic Mid-Hudson Valley, Vassar College is a highly selective, residential, coeducational liberal arts college. Vassar is strongly committed to fostering a community that reflects the values of a liberal arts education and to promoting an environment of equality, inclusion and respect for difference. Vassar College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer, and applications from members of historically underrepresented groups are especially encouraged.
Vassar College is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer with a strong commitment to increasing the diversity of the campus community and the curriculum, and promoting an environment of equality, inclusion, and respect for difference. Candidates who can contribute to this goal through their teaching, research, advising, and other activities are encouraged to identify their strengths and experiences in this area. Individuals from groups whose underrepresentation in the American professoriate has been severe and longstanding are particularly encouraged to apply.