The Department of Sociology, Anthropology, Social Work, and Criminal Justice invites applications for the position of a full-time, Visiting Assistant Professor or Visiting Instructor in Anthropology. This will be a one-year position with a hire date of August 15, 2021 and with the possibility of renewal. We are seeking candidates who have the potential to teach the following courses, both online and in person: Intro to Cultural Anthropology; Human Evolution and Archaeology; Culture, Technology and Society; Culture and Society through Film; Human Skeleton; Forensic Anthropology; Primate Behavior; and Archaeological Methods and Theory. Oakland University's Anthropology program values diversity and issues related to social justice. Therefore, we are seeking a candidate who is well-equipped to infuse diversity and related advocacy content in their classroom instruction. The successful candidate will teach six classes over the course of two semesters.
A Ph.D. in anthropology is preferred. ABD candidates will be considered but will be appointed at the rank of Visiting Instructor until evidence of Ph.D. completion is provided. Master's degree in anthropology will be considered for appointment at the rank of Visiting Instructor.
Special Instructions to Applicants::
Please use this link https://jobs.oakland.edu/postings/20731 to apply for the position. Upload the following documents for application: Cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement on teaching philosophy, statement on your contributions to diversity and social justice, contact information for three professional references, one writing sample and unofficial transcripts. If you have questions or require additional information about the position, please contact Henri Gooren, Faculty Search Chair at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Internal Number: 20731
About Oakland University
As a state-supported institution of higher education, Oakland University has a three-fold mission. It offers instructional programs of high quality that lead to degrees at the baccalaureate, master?s and doctoral levels, as well as programs in continuing education; it advances knowledge and promotes the arts through research, scholarship, and creative activity; and it renders significant public service. In all its activities, the university strives to exemplify educational leadership in a diverse and inclusive environment.