Associate Professor /Professor, Biological Anthropology

Associate Professor /Professor, Biological Anthropology

Closing Date/Time: 3/10/2017

Salary: $57,017.00 – $106,386.00 annually

Job Type: Full Time

Location: Stockton, CA

Department: Humanites, Social Science, Education, Kinesiology & Athletics


Under the general supervision and direction of the Division Dean of Humanities, Social Science, and Education, the primary responsibility of the person assigned to this position is teaching courses in the discipline of Biological Anthropology.


• Master’s in anthropology or archeology OR Bachelor’s in either of the above AND Master’s in biological sciences, forensic sciences, genetics or paleontology OR the equivalent.
• Experience in teaching physical anthropology.
• Sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability and ethnic backgrounds of community college students.


• Earned Doctorate.
• Demonstrated expertise in the discipline of biological anthropology.
• Demonstrated exemplary teaching practices in physical anthropology and archaeology.
• Participation in archeological research and field work.
• Demonstrated ability and desire to stay current in the field and commitment to high academic standards.
• Experience teaching postsecondary courses, especially at the community college level.
• Demonstrated ability to adapt teaching strategies and techniques to different levels of students’ ability and learning styles.
• Demonstrated ability to adapt teaching strategies and techniques to students from different cultures and ethnic groups.
• Demonstrated ability to use innovative and creative teaching techniques and equipment.
• Use technology for teaching and management of online course information. Familiarity and ability to teach in a distance learning environment.
• Demonstrated leadership and ability to work with community groups and the schools in order to coordinate the educational program with the needs of the community.
• Desire and willingness to make the educational programs successful.

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