Franklin & Marshall College invites applications for a one-year visiting position in Archaeology in the Department of Anthropology beginning Fall 2017. The rank will be Visiting Assistant Professor. Applicants must possess a Ph.D. in Anthropology, and teaching experience is required. Teaching load is 3/2.
We are looking for a colleague who does not duplicate our present departmental strengths. Topical areas of interest are ancient food and cuisine, archaeological approaches to art, social approaches to technology, archaeological approaches to death, and archaeological ethics. Preferred research and teaching areas outside the Americas.
Pursuant to cultivating an inclusive college community, the search committee will holistically assess the qualifications of each applicant. We will consider an individual's record working with students and colleagues with diverse perspectives, experiences, and backgrounds. We will also consider experience overcoming or helping others overcome barriers to academic success.
Ph.D. in Anthropology and teaching experience are required.
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