[URBANTH-L]JOB: U Missouri-Kansas City, Cult. Anthro, Visiting Asst. Prof.

Benito Vergara vergara.benito at gmail.com
Sat Nov 24 11:51:18 EST 2007

The University of Missouri-Kansas City Department of Sociology,
Criminology, and Criminal Justice invites applications for a Visiting
Assistant Professor in Cultural Anthropology. This is a one-year
position, with the possibility of a second-year renewal. The position
is open to candidates who are ABD, but preference will be given to
those who already have PhDs in Anthropology. Areal and theoretical
specialization is open, but the ideal candidate will be prepared to
teach two sections of Intro to Cultural Anthropology as well as one
general undergraduate course in Globalization, Nationalism, and, or
Gender each semester. The teaching load is 3 courses each semester
(Fall and Winter).

Interested candidates should send a cover letter describing teaching
experience and philosophy, sample course syllabi, a CV, and
names/phone#/email addresses of three referees to Dr. Shannon Jackson,
Recruitment Chair, Department of Sociology/Criminal Justice &
Criminology, University of Missouri-Kansas City, 5120 Rockhill Road,
Haag Hall 208, Kansas City, MO 64110. The application deadline is
January 14th, 2008. For more information contact Dr. Shannon Jackson,
coordinator, Anthropology Program, (816) 235-2517 or Tricia Falk,
falkp at umkc.edu.

UMKC is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer that
encourages members from underrepresented groups to apply. All final
candidates will be required to successfully pass a criminal background
check prior to beginning employment.

Contact Info:
Dr. Shannon Jackson
Recruitment Chair
Department of Sociology/Criminal Justice & Criminology
University of Missouri-Kansas City
5120 Rockhill Road, Haag Hall 208
Kansas City, MO 64110
Phone: (816) 235-2517
Email: jacksonsh at umkc.edu

Website: http://cas.umkc.edu/soc

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