Visiting Assistant Professor of Biological Anthropology and Human Biology (1 year)

The Department of Anthropology at Indiana University Bloomington seeks to hire a biological anthropologist for a 1 year Visiting Assistant Professor position to for the 2015-16 academic year. This hire will be shared with the undergraduate interdisciplinary Human Biology program, with teaching responsibilities split equally between the two units. We are particularly interested in a scholar with research interests that are informed by evolutionary theory and address questions of broad anthropological significance and who demonstrates ability and interest in innovative undergraduate teaching. The candidate will teach 4 courses (2 per semester), including a large introductory class in biological anthropology, an upper level or graduate course in anthropology, and 2 classes in the human biology program. Applicants are strongly encouraged to review the Human Biology Program website at and suggest topics for the capstone course (HUBI B400); draft syllabi are welcomed, but not required, with the application. Candidates will have Ph.D. in hand by the time of appointment: ABDs may be considered. Review of applications will begin April 10 and continue until the position is filled.
IU Anthropology is an established top-ranked four-field department with large graduate (primarily doctoral) and undergraduate programs. Indiana University offers competitive salaries and excellent benefits. Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ethnicity, color, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status or protected veteran status. Applications from women and minorities are especially encouraged. Interested candidates should review the application requirements and submit their application at: Questions regarding the position or application process can be directed to: Dr. Andrea Wiley,, 044 Sycamore Hall, 1033 E. Third St., Bloomington, IN 47405.