[URBANTH-L]JOB: Anthropology, Tufts, Assistant Prof.

Benito Vergara vergara.benito at gmail.com
Sat Oct 6 00:17:50 EDT 2007

Tenure-track appointment as Assistant Professor of Sociocultural
Anthropology, beginning September 2008. We are seeking candidates
whose research engages transnational and national political processes
from an anthropological perspective. This focus may include (but is
not limited
to) the anthropology of the state, forms of governance, citizenship,
human rights, humanitarian intervention, environmental crises,
refugees and displacement, and the politics of global security.

Preference will be given to candidates specializing in geographical
areas not covered by the department, especially the Middle East and
East or Southeast Asia. Candidates must demonstrate an active research
agenda and a strong record of scholarship. PhD required at time of
appointment. Teaching experience strongly preferred. Expected to teach
course, area and topic courses, seminar in area of research, and
theory in rotation with other faculty. Review of applications is
ongoing and continues until the position is filled.

For full consideration, complete applications should be received by
October 10, 2007. Send application letter, CV, one writing sample, and
names and contact information for three references by BOTH hard copy
and e-mail. E-mail to: SocAnth at gmail.com <mailto:SocAnth at gmail.com>
For the subject heading, write: "Anthropology position" + your last
name. Hard copy to: Chair, Anthropology Search Committee, Department
Anthropology, Tufts University, Medford, MA 02155, USA

Tufts University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer.
We are committed to increasing the diversity of our faculty. Members
of underrepresented groups are especially encouraged to apply.

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