Visiting Assistant Professor of Anthropology

Monmouth, Illinois
May 11, 2021
Jun 10, 2021
Position Type
Non-Tenure Track
Full Time
Organization Type
Level of Experience

The Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Monmouth College seeks a full-time one-year Visiting Assistant Professor of Anthropology beginning in August 2021. The position is renewable, at the college’s discretion, up to two years. 

The department offers a combined major in Sociology/Anthropology and a Sociology/Anthropology major with a Concentration in Human Services. Candidates should have teaching experience and be able to teach Introduction to Cultural Anthropology; Global Cultures (an anthropological journey around the world); Medical Anthropology; Theories of Culture and Society; and a topical or regional course in their area of expertise. The successful candidate will teach three courses in Fall 2021 and four courses in Spring 2022.

A PhD in anthropology is preferred for this position, but ABD will be considered. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, CV, evidence of excellent teaching (sample syllabi, teaching evaluations, statement of teaching philosophy and interest), and names and contacts of three references to, Anthropology Search. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Monmouth College is a nationally ranked residential liberal arts college located in western Illinois. The college is a member of the Associated Colleges of the Midwest. Monmouth College, an Equal Opportunity Employer, is committed to diversity and encourages applications from individuals in underrepresented groups.