We are a four-field anthropology department seeking a candidate whose research complements and expands current department strengths. The area of research is open, but must include an ability to teach courses in biological anthropology at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Teaching responsibilities include a 3/2 course load with courses including Introduction to Biological Anthropology at the undergraduate and graduate levels and a four-field Introduction to Anthropology. Applicants will also have the opportunity to teach a course in their area of specialization.
Interested applicants should apply online at https://careers.olemiss.edu by submitting a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and list of references with contact information for three people. If you have any questions, please contact Dr. Tony Boudreaux, chair of the search committee, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 662-915-7339.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled or until an adequate applicant pool is established. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. The University of Mississippi is an EEO/AA/Title VI/Title IX/Section 504/ADA/ ADEA employer.
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The University of Mississippi is a publicly funded university located in Oxford, Mississippi, about 60 miles south of Memphis, Tennessee. UM is a research and teaching university with a total enrollment of over 16,000 undergraduates, almost 3,000 graduate students, and about 800 full-time faculty. Employment benefits include health insurance as well as additional dental and vision insurance, state life insurance, and a state universities retirement system. The Department of Sociology and Anthropology offers BA and MA degrees in anthropology and in sociology. Our faculty maintains active research programs that involve both graduate and undergraduate students.