Submitted: 2 February 2024
Department: Sociology and Anthropology
Institution: North Carolina State University
Job type: Postdoc
Apply by: 15 February 2024
Application URL:

Post-Doctoral Teaching Scholar in Biological Anthropology (non-tenure track)

North Carolina State University - Raleigh, NC. The Department of Sociology and Anthropology is accepting applications for a Post-Doctoral Teaching Scholar (non-tenure track) appointment to begin fall 2024. The Teaching Scholar should specialize in biological anthropology with a preference for scholars with training in human skeletal variation or bioarchaeology. The candidate should be able to teach upper division courses such as human osteology, paleopathology, and human variation, and have experience teaching introductory biological anthropology courses. Successful applicants should demonstrate motivation to teach and mentor undergraduate students and show evidence of an ability to publish research in their substantive specialty. The Post-Doctoral Teaching Scholar will be expected to teach two courses each semester and pursue their own research agenda. This is a one year position with the possibility of renewal. Postdoc appointments cannot exceed five years. Qualifications: Candidate qualifications for the position include a Ph.D. in Anthropology by time of employment awarded no more than five years from initial date of postdoctoral appointment. To Apply: All applicants must apply online by going to and reference position PG191155PD

Applications should include a Curriculum Vitae with contact information for three references and a cover letter that includes a teaching statement.

Please address all documents and any additional inquiries to:

Dr. Julie Wesp Biological Anthropology Post Doc Teaching Scholar Search Committee Chair North Carolina State University Department of Sociology & Anthropology Campus Box 8107, 1911 Building Raleigh, NC 27695-8107

Formal screening of applications will begin February 15, 2024 and will continue until the position is filled.

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