Job Title: Faculty Open Rank - Human Biology (Anthropology)
Job ID: 17693
Location: Hunter College
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
FACULTY VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT
The Department of Anthropology at Hunter College of the City University of New York invites applications for a tenure-line position in biological anthropology at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level beginning in Fall 2018. We seek an individual whose research program emphasizes the evolutionary study of living humans, i.e. Human Biology, including but not limited to: variation, adaptation, energetics, biomechanics, development, and life history, from an explicitly evolutionary perspective. Performs teaching, research and guidance duties in area(s) of expertise. Shares responsibility for committee and department assignments including administrative, supervisory, and other functions.
The largest college in CUNY, Hunter is a complex institution with 34 departments and six professional schools. Hunter enrolls over 23,000 students, and has one of the most diverse student bodies in the United States. The Roosevelt House Institute for Public Policy, opened in 2010, is located in the recently renovated home of Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt and is dedicated to fostering academic and public engagement in a wide range of domestic policy issues and international human rights.
Hunter College has taught anthropology for over a century with an emphasis on supporting scholarship and teaching in the traditional four-fields of anthropology. Our research-active faculty are at the forefront of their respective areas of specialty and maintain a strong commitment to active engagement with students and the community at large. Hunter is committed to active engagement with students and the community at large, and embraces equity, inclusiveness, and global awareness in all dimensions of our work.
For more information, please see our website: www.hunter.cuny.edu/anthropology
Ph.D. in Anthropology [or related field]
Specialization in human biology
Active field and/or laboratory research program
Ability to teach undergraduate and graduate students
The preferred candidate will have publications in peer-reviewed journals, a record of external funding, potential for student engagement through active field and laboratory research, and teaching experience. The successful candidate should be willing to regularly teach a large introductory course in human evolutionary biology.
CUNY offers faculty a competitive compensation and benefits package covering health insurance, pension and retirement benefits, paid parental leave, and savings programs. We also provide mentoring and support for research, scholarship, and publication as part of our commitment to ongoing faculty professional development.
HOW TO APPLY
Applications must be submitted online by accessing the CUNY Portal on City University of New York job website ( http://www.cuny.edu/employment.html or www2.cuny.edu/employment ) and following the CUNYfirst Job System Instructions. Current users of the site should access their established accounts? new users should follow the instructions to set up an account. To search for this vacancy, click on Search Job Postings, under Employment Opportunities, select More Options To Search For CUNY Jobs and enter the Job Opening ID then click Search. The required material, as stated on the CUNYfirst vacancy notice, for the application package must be uploaded as ONE file in .doc, .docx, .pdf, .rtf, or text format. Incomplete applications will not be considered.
The search will remain open until the position is filled.