Anthropology Department Announces Search for Cultural Anthropologist Position

Posted on 10/5/2012 9:18:02 AM

The Anthropology Department at Indiana University of Pennsylvania announces a tenure-track position 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 vibrant department is seeking individuals who are able to work cooperatively within a collegial department of diverse faculty.

Candidates should have an active program of research and scholarly publications. Teaching responsibilities will include sections of our introductory four-field course and cultural anthropology, in addition to more specialized courses. Required specializations include global health and applied anthropology. Preferred areas of expertise include one or more of the following: health disparities, diaspora studies, urban anthropology, North America, Native Americans, and mixed quantitative and qualitative research methods.

Qualifications: Ph.D. in Anthropology and teaching experience are required. Candidates must communicate effectively and perform well during the interview process, which may include a teaching demonstration. All applicants must be work eligible.

For full information on how to apply for this position, please visit the Cultural Anthropology position description page on the Employment at IUP website.

IUP is an equal opportunity employer and a member of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education.