Assistant Professor of Anthropology

Illinois State University in Illinois

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted June 1, 2016
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time

The Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Illinois State University invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professorship in anthropology beginning August 16, 2017. We seek a non-New World archaeologist with research expertise in zooarchaeology and the ability to teach courses in human osteology and introductory biological anthropology and archaeology, in addition to courses in her/his area of specialty. Ph.D. in anthropology required. The successful candidate will have an established record of research and teaching and the potential to offer an archaeological field school.

Required Qualifications:
1. A Ph.D. in anthropology prior to the start date.
2. State law mandates demonstrable oral proficiency in the English language as a requirement for this position.

Special Instructions to Applicants:
Application review will begin September 15, 2016 and continue until the position is filled. To assure full consideration, attach an online faculty application, curriculum vitae, names and contact information for three academic references, examples of scholarly work, and evidence of teaching effectiveness to posting number 0708276 at by September 15, 2016.

Illinois State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minority/Female/Disability/ Veteran.

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