FW: [ANTHRO-L] Job Announcement
From: Loker, William [mailto:wloker@...]
Sent: Wednesday, October 23, 2002 3:43 PM
Subject: [ANTHRO-L] Job AnnouncementPlease bring the following job announcement to the attention of interested colleagues. Contact information is provided in the announcement and questions regarding the position should be directed to Anth@... and not to me personally.Thanks,William M. LokerDepartment of AnthropologyCalifornia State UniversityChico, CA 95929-0400530-898-6564wloker@...
California State University, Chico
Department of Anthropology – Cultural Anthropologist
Assistant Professor, Tenure-track
Position: Assistant Professor, Tenure Track
STARTING DATE: August 2003
QUALIFICATIONS: Ph.D. in anthropology with specialization in cultural anthropology is required. Primary emphasis in medical and/or psychological anthropology. The successful candidate must demonstrate a record of successful scholarly and/or creative activity and demonstrated potential for effective teaching using a variety of methodologies including active, experiential learning. Demonstrated ability and/or interest in working in a multi-ethnic, multi-cultural environment.
QUALIFICATIONS: The successful candidate will be broadly trained in the four field approach in anthropology and have a commitment to teaching anthropology as an important facet of a well-rounded education. Candidates should demonstrate potential for successful competition for grants and contracts leading in support of scholarly and/or applied research involving advanced undergraduates and graduate students. In addition to expertise in medical and/or psychological anthropology, we seek an individual with expertise in ethnographic research methods, applied anthropology and issues of gender, ethnicity and class in experiencing health and disease. Regional area of interest open, but should complement that of existing faculty.
responsibilities: Successful candidate is expected to teach courses in medical and psychological anthropology, other courses in the candidate’s area of expertise as well as general education courses in anthropology at the undergraduate level. Teaching assignments are dependent upon the background of the individual and the needs of the department. The individual will also engage in scholarly and creative activity as part of expected duties for retention, tenure and promotion. Candidates should be knowledgeable about and interested in working with California’s diverse population.
SALARY RANGE: Assistant Professor. Salary range is $40,488-46,488 depending on qualifications and experience.
THE DEPARTMENT: The Department of Anthropology enrolls approximately 100 majors. The Department is committed to the four-field approach, and offers certificate programs in Cultural Anthropology, Cultural Resources Management, Forensic Anthropology and Museum Studies. The Department offers a B.A. major, and supports a well-respected M.A. program that has produced graduates who have gone on to distinguished doctoral programs or obtained relevant employment in the workforce. The Department is known on campus for excellence in teaching, with two Master Teachers currently on the faculty.
THE UNIVERSITY/ California State University, Chico, a fully accredited, state-
COMMUNITY: supported university, is one of the 23-member campuses within the California State University System. The University is a residential campus serving a diverse student body of approx. 14,000, and is situated in a culturally diverse rural community of about 92,500 in Northern California, which offers a reasonable cost of living compared to metropolitan areas. Cultural and recreational activities abound locally, while Sacramento, San Francisco, and Lake Tahoe are within easy reach.
As a University that educates students of various ethnic and cultural backgrounds, we value a diverse faculty and staff and seek to create as diverse a pool of candidates as possible.
PROCEDURE: Review of applications will begin on December 1, 2002 and continue until position is filled
Candidates should submit a complete and current curriculum vitae, as well as names, addresses and telephone numbers of at least 3 references. References will not be contacted without the consent of the applicant. A letter of interest should indicate how the applicants’ qualifications relate to the job as described and it would be helpful if candidates briefly articulate their philosophy of education. Samples of written and published material should accompany the application, along with any other supporting materials the candidate may desire to submit.
Send application materials to:
Department of Anthropology
California State University, Chico
Chico, CA 95929-0400
530-898-6192 (Department Phone)
530-898-6143 (Department fax
Anth@... (Department email)
For disability-related accommodations, call (530) 898-6192 or Anth@... or TDD (530) 898-4666, Office of Employment Practices and Affirmative Action. California State University, Chico is an EEO/AA/ADA Employer.
California State University, Chico employs only individuals lawfully authorized to work in the United States.
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