Visiting Assistant Professor of Anthropology

The Department of Anthropology and Sociology at Lafayette College invites applications for a one-year visiting position in cultural anthropology to begin January 2018.

We seek candidates with a strong commitment to undergraduate education to teach introductory and elective courses in cultural anthropology. The teaching load is three courses per semester. Candidates should send a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, a sample of course syllabi, and the names of three references to the attention of Andrea Smith, Department Head, Anthropology and Sociology via Interfolio at https://apply.interfolio.com/42919.  In your letter of application please address how your scholarship, teaching, mentoring and/or community service might support Lafayette’s commitment to diversity and inclusion as articulated in the college’s diversity statement (http://www.lafayette.edu/about/diversity-statement/). Applications should be received by October 1, 2017.

Located within 70 miles of New York and Philadelphia, Lafayette College is a highly selective undergraduate institution of 2400 students. We are committed to creating a diverse community: one that is inclusive and responsive, and is supportive of each member of the faculty, student body, and staff.  All members of the College community share a responsibility for creating and maintaining a learning environment in which difference is valued, equity is sought, and inclusiveness is practiced. Lafayette College is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from women and minorities.