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Adjunct Faculty, Anthropology

Hofstra University
Hempstead, New York
Closing date
Jul 19, 2024

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Position Type
Research Scientist / Analyst
Full Time
Organization Type
About Hofstra

At Hofstra University, intellectual curiosity is not just aspirational - it is central to how we engage on a daily basis. Hofstra faculty work within a diverse scholarly community committed to student success, intellectual discovery, free inquiry, inclusivity, and collaboration.

Enrolling more than 10,000 students, Hofstra offers students an array of undergraduate and graduate academic programs spanning the arts, humanities, sciences, business, engineering, law, health care, communications, and more.

Our accomplished faculty collaborate with students to explore interdisciplinary questions and produce innovative research that lays the foundation for future personal and professional success. With a beautiful campus in Hempstead, NY, Hofstra's location seamlessly merges the tranquility of coastal suburban living with the boundless opportunities of nearby New York City.

Hofstra University seeks candidates who will contribute to a supportive climate for students, faculty, and staff of all identities and backgrounds. We especially encourage women, people of color, members of the LGBTQ+ community, veterans, and people with disabilities to apply.

Position Title Adjunct Faculty, Anthropology Position Number 999972 School/Division Hofstra College of Liberal Arts and Sciences-Social Science Department Full-Time or Part-Time Part-Time Description

The Department of Anthropology ( of Hofstra University invites applications for adjunct faculty to teach Cultural Anthropology courses on a semester-by-semester basis.

Responsibilities include:
  • Teach undergraduate courses in Cultural Anthropology and Gender and Sexuality
  • Typically teach one to two courses per semester.

  • Master's degree required
  • Successful candidates will have demonstrated a commitment to promoting equity, diversity, and inclusive in an educational environment.

Preferred Quals Summary
  • Experience teaching introductory Cultural Anthropology and Gender and Sexuality
  • Demonstrated a commitment to building an inclusive, equitable, and diverse campus community, or describe one or more ways they would envision doing so, given the opportunity.

Special Instructions

Please upload the following with your application for consideration:
  • Cover letter
  • Curriculum vitae
  • A statement on how you will contribute to diversity, equity, and inclusion within the department, describing your plan to address DEI in your teaching, mentorship, scholarship, and service
  • Email address and phone number of three professional references

All applications received by June 15, 2024 will receive full consideration.

Inquiries should be directed to the Department of Anthropology; Professor T.P. Daniels;

Deadline Open until filled Tenure Track No Date Posted 05/02/2024 EEO Statement

Hofstra University is an equal opportunity employer, committed to fostering diversity in its faculty, administrative staff and student body, and encourages applications from the entire spectrum of a diverse community.

Salary/Salary Range $1,422-$1,669 per credit

Additional Information

Hofstra University provides the above salary* as a good faith estimate of the starting pay range which considers factors such as (but not limited to) scope and responsibilities of the position, candidate's work experience and education. In addition to the salary offered, we offer a collegial and inclusive culture, and a benefits program which includes generous paid time off, paid holidays, tuition remission for employees and eligible dependents, and a retirement plan with University contributions.
  • Salary ranges indicated for positions covered under a Collective Bargaining Agreement are in accordance with the CBA.

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