The Department of Anthropology at Texas A&M University invites applications for a temporary nine-month Lecturer position in Biological Anthropology, starting with the Fall 2019 semester. The successful candidate will be expected to teach three undergraduate courses per semester, including an introductory course in biological anthropology (fall and spring semesters) and a four-field introductory course during the fall semester. The other courses will be decided at the time of appointment based on candidate’s expertise and departmental needs.
Applicants should submit a cover letter, C.V., sample course syllabi, teaching evaluations, and contact information for three references to Sharon Gursky, Chair, Biological Anthropology Search Committee.
Review of applications will begin on June 10th, 2019, and will continue until the position is filled. The salary for this position will be $45,000, in addition to the standard benefits package.
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Minimum qualifications: PhD in Anthropology (in hand by August 2019) with an emphasis in any area of biological anthropology. Preference will be given to applicants with teaching experience and a demonstrated ability to teach electives in biological anthropology, including Fossil Evidence for Human Evolution.
Additional Salary Information: Standard benefits package.
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About Texas A&M University, Anthropology Department
Texas A&M University is a leading public research university with over 55,000 students. Texas A&M is located in the city of College Station which is within 90 minutes of both Houston and Austin metropolitan areas. Texas A&M University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action institution and prohibits discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.The Department of Anthropology has 23 full-time tenured/tenure-track faculty.