The History and Society Division of Babson College invites applications for the position of full time Lecturer (non-tenure-track) in Cultural Anthropology with a focus on the Middle East or Africa as preferred geographical areas of research and teaching expertise. Subfields of interest include, but are not limited to, the anthropology of religion, medical anthropology, and migration and refugee studies. The ideal candidate is an innovative educator whose teaching incorporates inclusive pedagogies and integrates methodologies and theoretical perspectives from multiple liberal arts disciplines. Successful candidates will hold a Ph.D., will have evidence of teaching effectiveness, and will demonstrate a commitment to increasing diversity and fostering inclusion in academia. The candidate should also have an active professional career, which may include traditional discipline-specific research, the scholarship of learning and teaching, or work in interdisciplinary applications.
Lecturers at Babson in the History and Society Division have a teaching load of six undergraduate sections per academic year. Successful candidates will show readiness to develop and teach intermediate and advanced anthropology courses to non-majors as well as a cross-disciplinary liberal arts course for first-year students. As regular members of the faculty, the ideal candidate will exhibit a desire to engage with the Babson community to provide both divisional and college-wide service.
Babson College is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and we encourage applicants from underrepresented groups, including veterans and the differently abled. https://www.babson.edu/about/diversity—inclusion/
Ph.D. in hand by September 1, 2022.
Demonstration of excellence in teaching.
Evidence of an active professional career.
Applications are due by November 1, 2021 through Babson’s online employment site.
A complete application will include:
1) a Curriculum Vitae
2) a cover letter
3) evidence of teaching effectiveness (pls. note, this is listed as ‘teaching ratings’ under required documents – but can be any evidence)
4) a reflection on your teaching experiences
Additional materials may be requested after initial screening.
To apply on Babson College website: https://babson.peopleadmin.com/postings/6271