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Ithaca College seeks a physical/biological anthropologist

by Ed Hagen last modified Sep 26, 2013 04:25 PM expired
Ithaca College seeks a physical/biological anthropologist for a full-time five-year (non-tenure eligible) Assistant Professor position. The successful candidate must be able to teach Introduction to Biological Anthropology, a broad-based biological anthropology methods class and various middle and upper level courses at the undergraduate level. The successful candidate will also advise undergraduates and oversee independent study projects. Topical specialty is open with the exception of forensic anthropology and bioarchaeology. Those with biocultural and applied approaches who can articulate with other subdisciplines of anthropology are of particular interest. Preference for candidates who engage students in experiential learning/fieldwork.

Qualifications:  PhD in hand at the time of application required. Full-time teaching experience beyond the TA level preferred.

Ithaca College, a comprehensive residential campus community of 7000 students, offers a learning experience that combines the best of the liberal arts and professional education. Our new strategic plan, IC 20/20, positions us to offer a truly distinct integrative learning experience that allows us to graduate students who are ready for the personal, professional, and global challenges of our age. We seek candidates who embrace integrative learning and want to be a part of this exciting time in Ithaca College history.

Nestled in the heart of New York State’s scenic Finger Lakes region, Ithaca College sits atop South Hill overlooking picturesque Cayuga Lake and is just minutes away from the city center. Combining small town warmth and charm with the vibrancy of a college community, the thriving and culturally diverse city of Ithaca has been rated by Kiplinger’s as one of the top 10 places to live in the U.S. To learn more about Ithaca College, visit us at

Ithaca College continually strives to build an inclusive and welcoming community of individuals, with diverse talents and skills from a multitude of backgrounds, who are committed to civility, mutual respect, social justice, and the free and open exchange of ideas. Successful candidates will demonstrate an ability to teach in ways that value the varied learning needs and interests of a culturally diverse student population and that reflect a commitment to encouraging the success of all students.

Interested individuals should apply online at and attach a cover letter, c.v., and a list containing the contact information for three references. Questions about online application may be directed to the Office of Human Resources at 607-274-8000. Review of materials will begin November 1, 2013, and continue until position is filled.

Ithaca College is committed to building a diverse academic community and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply. Experience that contributes to the diversity of the college is appreciated.

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