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Adjunct Faculty, Fall 2024- Anthropology

University of New Hampshire-Main Campus
Keene, New Hampshire
Closing date
May 30, 2024

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Operating Title Adjunct Faculty, Fall 2024- Anthropology

Keene State College invites applications for an adjunct instructor to teach multiple courses in the Athropology Program for the Fall 2024 semester. This is a part-time, non-benefited position.

Course title: ISANTH-110 Cultural Anthropology

M/W 10:00 AM - 11:45 AM

8/26/2024 - 12/13/2024

Introduction to anthropological knowledge and understanding of human cultures and societies. Cross-cultural comparison and review of tribal and industrialized societies. Application of anthropological concepts to provide understanding of other cultures and one's own culture.

Course title: ISANTH-111 Archaeology and Biological Anthropology

M/W 12:00 PM - 1:45 PM

8/26/2024 - 12/13/2024

An introduction to the biological and cultural evolution of human beings. In addition to the prehistoric record, the course will cover primatology, human variation, and problems of theory and practice in archeology.

Our students come from diverse socio-economic and educational backgrounds, with a high percentage of first-generation college students. By the time Keene State College students complete their undergraduate experience they develop critical thinking, creative inquiry, intercultural competence, civic engagement, and commitments to well-being and to sustainability that will serve them as active citizens and lifelong learners. We strongly encourage individuals to apply who will support the College's ongoing efforts to help students become responsible global citizens.

At Keene State College, we share a commitment to diversity, equity, and multiculturalism as key elements of academic excellence. We seek faculty with a desire to provide support, mentorship, and direction to prepare students to work within diverse communities. One of our aspirations is to develop social change agents with the knowledge, skills, and experience to compassionately engage with their future employers, peers and those they serve from diverse backgrounds.

Campus Location Keene Required Qualifications
  • Ph.D. or ABD in Anthropology preferred; Master's degree in Anthropology considered.
  • At least 2 years of undergraduate teaching in Anthropology at the College level.

Preferred Qualifications

Additionally, the College has identified desirable qualifications that support our commitment to creating and maintaining a diverse campus community including the ability to speak a second language or to bring a multicultural perspective to the campus.

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Posting Detail Information

Posting Number AFP0335FY24 Open Date 04/11/2024 Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Additional Job Information

Applicants should be prepared to upload the following documents when applying online:
  • Letter of application addressing the qualifications
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Contact information for three references

Application Deadline: Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled or otherwise closed at the college's discretion.

EEO Statement

The University System of New Hampshire is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action employer. The University System is committed to creating an environment that values and supports diversity and inclusiveness across our campus communities and encourages applications from qualified individuals who will help us achieve this mission. The University System prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or marital status.

Special Instructions to Applicants Institution Information

Keene State College is located in the scenic Monadnock region of Southwest New Hampshire and is an affiliate of the University System of New Hampshire. Located approximately 2 hours from Boston or Hartford CT, and 4 hours from New York City, the region contains many opportunities to enjoy outdoor recreation, cultural events, and a strong sense of community. To learn more about Keene State College, the University System of New Hampshire, and the Keene community, please

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