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Limited-Term Faculty in Anthropology

Employer
University of North Georgia
Location
Gainesville, Florida
Closing date
Jun 17, 2024

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Position Type
Faculty
Hours
Full Time
Organization Type
Academic
Located in the fastest-growing region of the state, the University of North Georgia is a multi-campus university with an enrollment of nearly 20,000 students, making it one of the largest institutions in the University System of Georgia. UNG is focused on a mission of educational excellence, leadership development and community engagement opportunities that develop students into leaders for a diverse and global society. Through a variety of educational pathways that provide access and range from certificates and associate degrees to a professional doctoral program, UNG is responsive to regional education and economic development needs. Federally designated as a senior military college, one of the university's signature leadership programs is its 800-member Corps of Cadets on UNG's Dahlonega Campus.

UNG Core Values

https://ung.edu/about/mission-vision-values.php

USG Core Values Statement

Our USG Statement of Core Values are Integrity, Excellence, Accountability, and Respect. These values serve as the foundation for all that we do as an organization, and each USG community member is responsible for demonstrating and upholding these standards. More details on the USG Statement of Core Values and Code of Conduct are available in USG Board Policy 8.2.18.1.2 and can be found on-line at https://www.usg.edu/policymanual/section8/C224/#p8.2.18_personnel_conduct

Additionally, USG supports Freedom of Expression as stated in Board Policy 6.5 Freedom of Expression and Academic Freedom found on-line at https://www.usg.edu/policymanual/section6/C2653.

Job Summary

The Department of History, Anthropology, and Philosophy at the University of North Georgia invites applicants for a full-time limited-term position (with benefits). Faculty member will be responsible for teaching fifteen hours per semester of introductory and upper-level courses in anthropology. Ability to teach archaeology a plus. Online teaching experience preferred.

Review of applications will begin May 30, 2024, and continue until the position has been filled.

Responsibilities
  • 5/5 teaching load, including the Introduction to Anthropology survey and upper-division courses in area(s) of specialization.
  • Holding office hours.

Required Qualifications
  • MA or PhD in Anthropology

Preferred Qualifications
  • Archaeology specialty preferred
  • Online teaching experience preferred
  • Teaching experience at the college level preferred

Required Documents to Attach
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae, Cover Letter, and Transcripts
  • Contact information for three professional references

Conditions of Employment

Offers of employment are contingent upon completion of a background investigation including a criminal background check demonstrating your eligibility for employment with the University of North Georgia, as determined by University of North Georgia in its sole discretion, confirmation of the credentials and employment history reflected in your application materials and, if applicable, a satisfactory credit check. Applicants may be subject to a pre-employment drug test.

Equal Employment Opportunity

The University of North Georgia, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sex or national origin, age, disability, religion, genetics or veteran status. Georgia is an open records state. Also, UNG is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans.

Other Information

This is not a supervisory position.

This position does not have any financial responsibilities.

This position will be required to drive.

This role is considered a position of trust.

This position does not require a purchasing card (P-Card).

This position may travel 1% - 24% of the time

This position does not require security clearance.

Background Check
  • Position of Trust + Education

Special Applicant Instructions
  • If you received any graduate degrees from an institution outside the United States, you must provide a foreign course-by-course credential evaluation by an independent evaluation service that is a member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services, Inc. (NACES). Find a full list of NACES members at http://www.naces.org/members.htm.

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