[URBANTH-L]JOB: Indiana University of PA Cultural Anthropologist
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Tue Sep 16 13:58:19 EDT 2008
The Position: The Anthropology Department at Indiana University of
Pennsylvania announces two anticipated tenure-track positions in cultural
anthropology at the assistant professor level. The successful applicants
will demonstrate a commitment to a four-field approach, enthusiasm for
mentoring undergraduates, and strong teaching skills. Our small but
vibrant department is seeking individuals who are able to work
cooperatively within a collegial department of diverse faculty members.
Candidates should have an active program of research and scholarly
publications. Teaching responsibilities will include sections of our
introductory four-field course plus one or more of the following
specialties: applied anthropology, ethnographic research methods, regional
courses (linked to internal programs such as Pan African and Southeast
Asia studies major), and environmental anthropology. Other areas of
specialization such as food and culture, international public health,
diaspora studies, and transnationalism/social movements will be
Qualifications: Ph.D. in anthropology and evidence of teaching
effectiveness are required. Candidates must communicate effectively and
perform well during the interview, which may include a teaching
demonstration. All applicants must be work eligible.
How to Apply: Send letter of application, c.v., and the names of three
references, transcripts, and evidence of teaching ability to Chair,
Cultural Anthropology Search Committee, Indiana University of
Pennsylvania, Indiana, PA 15705. Fax 724-357-7637. Review of applications
will begin November 1, 2008, and continue until the positions are filled.
IUP is member of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education and is
an equal opportunity employer M/F/H/V.
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