Available Faculty Positions

Department of Anthropology


Anthropology Tenure Track Faculty

The University of Rochester invites applications for a tenure-track position in anthropology at the assistant professor level. All geographic and topical specializations will be considered. Candidates with research and teaching interests in global health/medical anthropology; science and technology studies; and environmental anthropology are especially encouraged to apply.


Ph.D., demonstrated excellence in research, and experience in teaching are mandatory. Successful candidates will be broadly trained in social and cultural anthropology and prepared to participate in interdisciplinary research centers and graduate programs. Candidates must be able to teach introductory courses, undergraduate core courses in research methods and social theory, and courses on their own areas of specialization.

How to apply:

In their cover letter, applicants should describe their current research, plans for future research, and their approach to teaching. Please submit the cover letter along with a curriculum vitae, a writing sample (such as a dissertation chapter, journal article or book chapter) and the names and addresses of three referees at the following web site: https://www.rochester.edu/fort/ant/.

Other information:

The deadline for application is October 1, 2013.

The University of Rochester, an Equal Opportunity Employer, has a strong commitment to diversity and actively encourages applications from candidates from groups underrepresented in higher education.

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