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Job ID: 176578

Lecturer (Continuing)
University of North Texas

Date Posted Jan. 13, 2022
Title Lecturer (Continuing)
University University of North Texas
Denton, TX, United States
Department UNT-Anthropology-135300
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Lecturer/Instructor
  • Anthropology
The Department of Anthropology at the University of North Texas invites applications for a non-tenure-track lecturer position in applied cultural anthropology for Fall 2022. The UNT Department of Anthropology is distinguished as part of a unique group of departments offering a Masters in applied anthropology, as well as an undergraduate BA. We emphasize the use of anthropology to solve problems and improve people’s lives in the following areas of focus:

* environmental and ecological anthropology
* medical anthropology and public health
* anthropology of education
* business, technology, and design
* migration and borders
* urban anthropology

This position is 50% teaching and 50% administration/advising undergraduate students. Responsibilities of the successful candidate will include:
* Teach undergraduate anthropology courses, particularly in one of our focus areas. Other courses may be methodological, theoretical, or of a geographic area
* Our department has a strong tradition of online teaching, and the successful candidate must be willing to teach some distance education courses (in addition to face-to-face classes)
* Be prepared to develop applied field and/or community-based class projects that educate students in anthropological praxis
* Serve as the Director of Undergraduate Programs and as the faculty advisor to undergraduate students
* Serve on additional department, college, and university committees as workload permits.

An offer of employment for this position will be made dependent upon available funding.

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