Tenure-track Medical Anthropologist Job Ad

MIDDLEBURY COLLEGE, MIDDLEBURY, VT 05753. The Sociology/Anthropology Department invites applications for a tenure-track position for a medical anthropologist beginning in the fall of 2019. The successful candidate must also be prepared to teach a required course for majors in qualitative methodology and contribute regularly to the college-wide curriculum, including the First Year Seminar program and Winter Term. Regional specialization should complement existing departmental interests. Appointment is at the Assistant Professor level. Applicants must show evidence of teaching excellence and have an active research agenda.

Middlebury College is a top-tier liberal arts college with a demonstrated commitment to excellence in faculty teaching and research. An Equal Opportunity Employer, the College is committed to hiring a diverse faculty as we work to foster innovation in our curriculum and to provide a rich and varied educational experience to our increasingly diverse student body. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.

Applications for this position will be accepted starting on August 24, 2018, and all application materials must be received by October 26, 2018. We plan to interview candidates at the American Anthropological Association meeting in San Jose, CA in mid-November. Middlebury College uses Interfolio to collect all faculty job applications electronically. Email and paper applications will not be accepted. At Middlebury, we strive to make our campus a respectful, engaged community that embraces difference, with all the complexity and individuality each person brings. In your application materials we encourage you to address how your teaching, scholarship, mentorship and/or community service might support our commitment to diversity and inclusion. Through Interfolio, submit a letter of application addressed to search committee chair, Prof. Michael Sheridan, graduate transcript, curriculum vitae, and three current letters of recommendation, of which at least two must speak to teaching ability and promise. More information is available at http://apply.interfolio.com/52775

Offers of employment are contingent on completion of a background check.  Information on our background check policy can be found here: http://go.middlebury.edu/backgroundchecks


Department of Sociology & Anthropology

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Middlebury College
Middlebury, VT 05753