Visiting Assistant Professor of Anthropology

Location
Monmouth, Illinois
Posted
May 11, 2021
Closes
Jun 10, 2021
Position Type
Non-Tenure Track
Hours
Full Time
Organization Type
Academic
Level of Experience
Entry-level

The Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Monmouth College seeks a full-time one-year Visiting Assistant Professor of Anthropology beginning in August 2021. The position is renewable, at the college’s discretion, up to two years. 

The department offers a combined major in Sociology/Anthropology and a Sociology/Anthropology major with a Concentration in Human Services. Candidates should have teaching experience and be able to teach Introduction to Cultural Anthropology; Global Cultures (an anthropological journey around the world); Medical Anthropology; Theories of Culture and Society; and a topical or regional course in their area of expertise. The successful candidate will teach three courses in Fall 2021 and four courses in Spring 2022.

A PhD in anthropology is preferred for this position, but ABD will be considered. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, CV, evidence of excellent teaching (sample syllabi, teaching evaluations, statement of teaching philosophy and interest), and names and contacts of three references to facultysearch@monmouthcollege.edu, Anthropology Search. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Monmouth College is a nationally ranked residential liberal arts college located in western Illinois. The college is a member of the Associated Colleges of the Midwest. Monmouth College, an Equal Opportunity Employer, is committed to diversity and encourages applications from individuals in underrepresented groups.