Assistant Professor (Tenure-Track)

Assistant Professor (Tenure-Track)
Department of Geography and Social Studies
College of Humanities and Social Sciences
Louisiana State University

The Department of Geography and Anthropology invites applications for an Assistant Professor position beginning August 2015. This position will be full-time, tenure-track, with a typical teaching load of two courses fall and spring semester each year, Biological Anthropology etc.; and will meet with and advise graduate and undergraduate students.

Candidates should have a promising program of research, excellence in teaching, potential for external funding, and an interest in graduate mentoring.

Candidate will conduct scholarly research with a focus in Biological Anthropology; work closely with other Anthropologists.

Required Qualifications: A PhD degree in Anthropology or a related field is required at the time of appointment; candidates should have a strong background in skeletal biology, to complement that of current faculty.

Preferred Qualifications: Areas of expertise in which we are interested include, but are not limited to, analysis of isotopes, trace elements, or DNA, biochemistry, and evolutionary developmental biology.

An offer of employment is contingent on passing a pre-employment criminal background check. Application review will begin on November 30, 2014 and will continue until a candidate is selected. Apply online and view a more detailed ad at: Position #000203

LSU is committed to diversity and is an equal opportunity/equal access employer

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