Kalamazoo College, Anthropology & Sociology
Visiting Assistant Professor of Anthropology & Sociology
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Michigan, United States|
|Position:||Visiting Assistant Professor|
Kalamazoo College invites applications for a two-year visiting position at the assistant professor level in the Anthropology and Sociology Department. Area of specialization and geographic focus is open, but an ability to teach quantitative research methods is required. The quantitative methods course is an introduction to survey research methods and a few basic statistical analysis tools. As a truly joint department, all courses offered seek to blur the boundaries between the two disciplines.
The successful candidate will have demonstrated a high aptitude for and interest in undergraduate teaching and a commitment to the liberal arts. A completed Ph.D. or evidence that it will be completed by September 1, 2020 is required. We especially encourage applications from candidates whose intellectual and pedagogical approaches to the discipline will be effective in attracting and retaining historically underrepresented students. The successful applicant will demonstrate a strong commitment to working with students, faculty, and staff from diverse social, cultural, and economic backgrounds. Salary is competitive and consistent with level of experience. Kalamazoo College is on the trimester system, and the teaching load is two courses per trimester.
Completed applications received by May 11, 2020 will receive full consideration, with later applications reviewed as needed until the position is filled. Submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, research statement, and diversity and inclusion statement in a PDF format at https://www.kzoo.edu/search/anso. Please have three confidential letters of recommendation sent in PDF format AnsoSearch@kzoo.edu with the subject lastname_firstname. For more information about the College, see our home page at www.kzoo.edu and department web site at https://reason.kzoo.edu/anso/. Kalamazoo College encourages candidates who will contribute to the cultural diversity of the College to apply and to identify themselves if they wish. Equal Opportunity Employer.