The Sociology and Anthropology Department at Colgate University invites applications for one or more visiting assistant professor positions in cultural anthropology beginning fall semester 2019. This position is for one year, with up to three years possible, pending institutional need. Preference for medical anthropology or global public health. Other areas considered include (but are not limited to): science and technology studies, anthropology of media, environmental anthropology, anthropology of food, economic anthropology. Geographic region open.

Completion of Ph.D. in Anthropology is expected prior to or shortly after the date of hire. Prior teaching experience preferred. Ideal candidates will be able to teach Introduction to Cultural Anthropology and an array of electives in their areas of specialization. The successful candidates will be expected to participate in all-university programs, including the Liberal Arts Core Curriculum.

A cover letter, CV, writing sample, and names and email addresses of three references who will be willing to upload letters on your behalf must be submitted through https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/13041. Candidates should describe in their cover letter how their teaching and scholarship might support the university’s commitment to diversity and inclusion.

Colgate strives to be a community supportive of diverse perspectives and identities.

Review of applications will begin January 30, 2019 and continue until the positions are filled. Applicants with dual-career considerations can find postings of other employment opportunities at Colgate and at other institutions of higher education in upstate New York at www.upstatenyherc.org

It is the policy of Colgate University not to discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of their race, color, creed, religion, age, sex, pregnancy, national origin, marital status, disability, protected Veterans status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, being or having been victims of domestic violence or stalking, familial status, or any other categories covered by law. Colgate University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Candidates from historically underrepresented groups, women, persons with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.