Summary Description: The Department of Anthropology of Columbia University invites applications for an Archaeologist, to be appointed as a tenure-track assistant professor beginning July 1, 2017. Region and field of specialization are open. A strong theoretical orientation, a fieldwork program, and an interest in active conversation with sociocultural faculty are required. Ph.D. required. The search committee is especially interested in candidates who, through their research, teaching, and/or service, will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.All applications must be made through Columbia University's Recruitment of Academic Personnel System (RAPS) and must include a cover letter, current C.V., statement of teaching philosophy, dissertation abstract, a list of three referees with email addresses, and a writing sample of no more than 25 pages.The review of applications will begin November 1st 2016 and will continue until the position is filled.
Minimum Qualifications: Our criteria involve, but are not limited to, scholarly promise and achievement, teaching potential, and appropriateness to our particular needs and current capabilities.
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