Assistant Professor of Anthropology in Global Cultural Heritage and Historical Archaeology
Catholic University of America
February 1, 2018
Washington DC, D.C.
Full Time - Entry Level
The Department of Anthropology at The Catholic University of America seeks to fill an approved tenure track position at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin in August 2018. We seek candidates who understand, are enthusiastic about, and will make a significant contribution to the mission of the University, which can be found here: https://www.cua.edu/about-cua/mission-statement.cfm. 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.
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
The university will perform background checks on all new faculty hires prior to making the final offer of employment. Contact: Anita Cook, Chair: email@example.com. Application submission email: firstname.lastname@example.org The Catholic University of America is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Review of applications commences February 15, 2018and continues until the position is filled.
About Catholic University of America
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