Assistant Professor in Sociocultural Anthropology Department of Anthropology New York University Arts and Science
The Department of Anthropology invites applications from an outstanding scholar for a tenure-track position in Gender, Sexuality, and Race at the Assistant Professor level. The position is to begin September 1, 2020, pending budgetary and administrative approval.
Qualified candidates would evidence the department’s longtime emphasis on classic ethnographic research and writing, as well as work that joins with the department’s existing strengths. Applications from cultural and linguistic anthropologists are invited.
Initial application deadline is October 21, 2019, but all applications will be considered until the position is filled. Please apply online here with a cover letter, CV listing contact information for three confidential references, a research and teaching statement, and a statement of diversity and inclusion. As diversity is an important part of the NYU mission, for the latter statement we ask you to provide a brief paragraph telling us how diversity figures into your past and present teaching, research, community engagement, and/or life experience, as well as how you would bring issues of diversity to bear on the teaching and programming of NYU Anthropology.
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