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Adjunct Anthropology

Washburn University
Topeka, Kansas
Closing date
Jul 19, 2024

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Full Time
Organization Type
Position Title: Adjunct Anthropology

Department: Sociology & Anthropology

Campus Location: Washburn University

Applications will be reviewed as received and based on department need

Position Summary: Washburn University's department of Sociology and Anthropology is inviting applications for adjunct positions beginning Spring 2025.

Essential Functions:

Teach AN114 Introduction to Archaeology, online. Kansas residency preferred, but not required.


Teach AN113 Linguistic Anthropology, in-person.

Monday, Wednesday & Friday 10:00AM-10:50AM or Tuesday & Thursday 2:30PM-3:45PM (Class time can be modified if needed).

Required Qualifications:

Master's degree or higher in Anthropology or closely related field, or a master's degree in another field with 18 graduate credit hours of course work in Anthropology.

The selected candidate will have a demonstrated commitment to pursuing teaching excellence at Washburn University, including a dedication to developing inclusive teaching practices that engage students from all backgrounds.

Official transcripts required during hiring process.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Please indicate in the cover letter the course which you are interested in teaching.

Interested individuals may direct inquiries to department chair, Mary Sundal at

Background Check Required

Washburn is an EOE and is dedicated to providing a student-centered and teaching-focused academic and work environment. We seek candidates who are committed to Washburn's efforts to create a campus climate that fosters the growth and development of a diverse student body, and we encourage applications from members of groups that have been historically underrepresented and/or marginalized in higher education.

Washburn University provides equal access to and opportunity in its programs, facilities, and employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, veteran status, or marital or parental status.

Washburn University is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants for employment. If you are an applicant who needs a reasonable accommodation to participate in the application or interview process, please email or call 785-670-1538 at least five (5) business days in advance of the date you need the requested accommodation.

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