Visiting Assistant Professor, Anthropology
Job no: 493348
Work type: Faculty (Non-Tenure Track)
Location: Orlando, FL, Winter Park, FL
Division: Academic Affairs
FLSA Status: Exempt
Service Months: 9
The Department of Anthropology at Rollins College invites applications for a one year Visiting Assistant Professor of Anthropology, beginning August 2022. Candidates must be able to teach Intro to Global Health and Intro to Public Health and would be teaching as part of both the Anthropology Department and the Global Health Program. Other electives may be drawn from candidate’s area of specialization; geographical area of focus is open. Teaching load is 4/4. We seek applicants who share our commitment to community engagement and social justice.
Founded in 1885, Rollins is Florida’s oldest recognized college. Rollins is an independent, comprehensive, residential liberal arts college. The campus, noted for its lakefront beauty and for its unique location, is set in the residential community of Winter Park, just 15 minutes from one of the nation’s most dynamic urban centers, Orlando. For the last 10 years, U.S. News & World Report ranked Rollins No. 1 or No. 2 among southern regional universities. Rollins is one of only 36 Ashoka U Changemaker Campuses in the world. For additional information, please visit the College website at www.rollins.edu.
Minimum Qualifications and Education:
• We seek applicants with a PhD focusing on Medical Anthropology, teaching experience required, with knowledge or experience in public health encouraged.
• Verifiable teaching experience in the liberal arts.
• Ability to contribute to, help foster, and sustain a diverse and inclusive learning and working environment at Rollins.
In order to plan and keep our campus as safe as possible during the pandemic, it is imperative that we know how many employees are vaccinated. New employees will need to report their vaccination status within 3 days of their start date.
Instructions to Applicants:
To apply, please submit an application and upload the following materials:
1. Letter of interest that addresses why you are interested in teaching at a liberal arts institution
2. Curriculum vita
3. Include contact information for three references on application
Inquiries can be directed to:
Dr. Rachel Newcomb
Chair, Department of Anthropology
Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until position is filled.
Rollins seeks to foster and to model a campus environment that is welcoming, safe, and inclusive to all of our administrators, faculty, staff, and students. We view differences (e.g. nationality, race, gender, age, sexual orientation, socioeconomic class, physical ability, learning styles, perspectives, etc.) not as obstacles to be overcome but as rich opportunities for understanding, learning, and growth.
Through its mission, Rollins College is firmly committed to creating a just community that embraces multiculturalism; persons from historically under-represented minority groups are therefore encouraged to apply. Rollins does not discriminate on the basis of sex, disability, race, age, religion, color, national or ethnic origin, ancestry, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical characteristics, or any other category protected by federal, state, or local law, in its educational programs and activities.
Advertised: 06 Jul 2022 Eastern Daylight Time
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