The Virginia Commonwealth University College of Humanities and Sciences is recruiting adjunct faculty for the Fall 2023 semester within the Anthropology Program of the School of World Studies. The program is specifically looking for one or more instructors to teach three Fall 2023 Anthropology courses. The program may also need an Anthropology instructor for the Spring 2024 semester. Your application will remain active for a year; you may resubmit your application for subsequent years. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. NOTE: This is a part-time, non-benefited faculty position. Adjunct contracts are for one semester.
Position duties include:
Instruct students in four-field Anthropology and/or Biological Anthropology classes.
Meet all designated course instruction guidelines, including course preparation, assessments, grading, records management and submission of the course syllabus.
Grade assignments and exams in a timely manner based on instructions/rubric provided.
Respond to student inquiries within 24 hours.
Submit final grades according to College/Department policy.
EDUCATION: Master's degree in Anthropology or a related field.
COMPETENCIES/EXPERIENCE: Demonstrated teaching experience at the university level. Demonstrated ability to use modern instructional technology. Demonstrated experience teaching in online formats. Demonstrated experience working in and fostering a diverse faculty, staff, and student environment or commitment to do so as a faculty member at VCU.
Ph.D. or other terminal degree in Anthropology or a related discipline is highly preferred