The ideal candidate is expected to have a broad training in Anthropology with the ability to contribute to a new interdisciplinary BA in Global Archaeology, including experience or specialization in cultural heritage studies and cultural resource management. A background in one or more of the following is highly desirable: Historical Archaeology, geospatial analysis (Geographic Information Systems), materials analysis. Excellence in teaching introductory level Anthropology classes with a liberal arts and core curriculum setting is essential. Potential for external grant funding is desirable as is a commitment to community engagement. Applicants should expect to have Ph.D. in hand at the time of appointment.
Review of applications commences January 31, 2018 and continues until the position is filled.
The following application materials should be mailed to "email@example.com".
-a cover letter
-a curriculum vitae (with list of courses taught)
-sample of writing (a chapter or article manuscript)
-teaching plan (1-2 pages) and one or two sample syllabi
-a research statement and willingness to develop a research program that includes the Greater Washington DC area and vicinity (2 pages)
-three letters of recommendation that should be mailed separately by the letter writers to "firstname.lastname@example.org".
-a personal statement (1-2 pages) indicating how the candidate, through research, teaching, and service, would make a distinctive contribution to advancing the University's mission and to the vision of Catholic education outlined in the Apostolic Constitution on Catholic Universities Ex corde ecclesiae, which can be found here:
CUA is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity employer that does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, national origin, citizenship or religious affiliation. The Catholic University of America was founded in the name of the Catholic Church and maintains a unique relationship with it. The University’s operations, policies and activities reflect this foundation and relationship and are ...conducted in accordance with its stated mission. Regardless of their religious or denominational affiliation, all employees are expected to respect and support the University’s mission in the fulfillment of their responsibilities and obligations appropriate to their appointment