Kenyon College, a highly selective, nationally ranked liberal arts college in central Ohio, invites applications for a tenure-track position in Anthropology at the level of Assistant Professor, beginning fall semester 2019. Completion of Ph.D. is expected prior to or shortly after the date of hire. We seek an archaeologist specializing in African Diaspora with a regional specialization in North America or the Caribbean, broadly trained in anthropology with an excellent teaching record, an active research agenda, and a strong commitment to including students in ongoing research. Theoretical specialties should complement existing strengths within the Anthropology department.
To apply, candidates should visit the online application site found at http://careers.kenyon.edu. A complete application will be composed of 1) a cover letter discussing the applicant’s research and scholarship undertaken, its relevance to the field or discipline, and prior teaching experience; 2) a statement of the applicant’s teaching philosophy; 3) a Curriculum Vitae; 4) an unofficial transcript; and 5) three (3) letters of recommendation. All application materials must be submitted electronically through Kenyon’s employment website. Review of applications will begin November 1, 2018, and will continue until the position is filled. Completed applications received by the November 1 deadline will be guaranteed full consideration.
The ideal candidate will have:
- an excellent teaching record
- an active research agenda
- a strong commitment to including students in ongoing research.
- a strong willingness to work collaboratively with colleagues in International Studies, Latinx Studies, African Diaspora Studies, History, and Environmental Studies is also preferred.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
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Kenyon College is a highly selective private liberal arts college dedicated to excellent undergraduate education. It has a national student body of about 1500 students. The campus is located in a beautiful rural setting about 50 miles northeast of Columbus, Ohio. An equal opportunity employer, Kenyon is committed to building a diverse faculty and community and strongly encourages the applications of women and minority candidates. For application instructions, visit https://employment.kenyon.edu.