Visiting Assistant Professor of Biological Anthropology

The Department of Anthropology and Archaeology at Dickinson College invites applications for a visiting assistant professor position in biological anthropology for the 2023-24 academic year. The teaching load is five courses per year. Teaching responsibilities include lecture and laboratory sections of Introduction to Biological Anthropology, a forensic anthropology course, and a course on bioarchaeology, human variation, or human evolution. The ability to create inclusive learning environments for an increasingly diverse student body will be an important characteristic of the successful candidate. Recent PhDs and ABDs are encouraged to apply.

Please apply to with a letter of interest and CV that includes names and contact information of three references. Letters of recommendation will be requested separately of candidates going into the first round of interviews. Application deadline is March 1, 2023. Questions may be directed to Dr. Karen Weinstein, Department of Anthropology, Dickinson College, Carlisle, PA 17013 via email:

Dickinson College is a highly selective four-year, independent liberal arts college with 2300 students. It is located 20 minutes west of Harrisburg and is a two-hour drive from Baltimore, Washington DC, and Philadelphia.

Dickinson College is committed to building a representative and diverse faculty, administrative staff, and student body. We encourage applications from all qualified persons.