Assistant Professor of Anthropology
The Humanities Department at the Eastman School of Music of the University of Rochester invites applications for a tenure-eligible Assistant Professor in Anthropology beginning on 1 July 2023. We seek a cultural anthropologist with experience in ethnographic research, an active research program, and a commitment to liberal arts teaching. We will consider all research specializations, with special interest in African American Studies, comparative urban studies, and/or East Asian studies. The position carries a 3/2 teaching load. The successful candidate will teach core courses in Eastman’s First-Year Writing Seminar and create a range of elective courses in their area of study and related fields. A PhD completed by Fall 2022, along with experience teaching in a liberal arts setting, is preferred.
Review of applications begins on 1 November 2022. To receive full consideration, please submit a PDF containing your letter of application and curriculum vitae to ESMAnthropology@esm.rochester.edu (subject: Anthropology Search followed by Your Name). Please also arrange for three confidential letters of recommendation to be sent to the same address. Additional materials may be requested at a later date.
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