Assistant Professor of Anthropology

The Department of Sociology, Anthropology, and Social Work at the University of North Florida seeks a full time (nine-month), tenure-track faculty member in Biological/Physical or Medical Anthropology at the level of Assistant Professor to begin in August 2015. The successful candidate must be able to teach courses in biological/physical anthropology and quantitative research methods, as well as other required, service, and elective courses in their area of expertise. In addition to teaching, the successful candidate will be expected to maintain an active research agenda including publication in peer-reviewed outlets and securing external research funding, and to make meaningful service contributions to the department, the university, and the discipline. All candidates must have an earned Ph.D. in Anthropology by August 1, 2015.

The University of North Florida is a growing urban comprehensive university on the Atlantic coast with over 16,000 students. UNF strategically supports an aim to operate as a preeminent, vibrantly inclusive employer in higher education. The successful candidate should demonstrate a capacity to work among diverse constituencies in the immediate university community and beyond. More information about the University and the Department may be found at

Applicants must complete the online application and electronically upload a CV, letter of interest, and list of names, addresses and phone numbers of 3 references at (position # 331220) in order to be considered for this position (short-listed candidates will be asked to have original, signed letters mailed or submitted via Interfolio, and may be asked for additional materials). Applicants who do not apply online and/or upload all the required documents will not be considered for this position. Once you submit both your completed application and uploaded documents you will receive a confirmation number. Keep the confirmation number for your records. If you have any questions about this position, please contact Search Committee Chair Dr. Robert Thunen at (904) 620-1655, or via e-mail at Initial review of applications will begin on January 2, 2015.

UNF is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action Institution.