University of Oklahoma
University of Oklahoma, Department of Anthropology seeks an archaeologist for a permanent tenured appointment at the Associate or Full Professor level to occupy the Robert E. and Virginia Bell Endowed Chair in Anthropological Archaeology, beginning August 16, 2012. The applicant must have a Ph.D. in Anthropology or Archaeology. The position requires sustained engagement with public outreach and avocationalist archaeologists. Also required is a specialization in the archaeology of the southern Plains or adjacent areas. Preference is for a specialization in early human occupations. Applicants should be committed to a four-field anthropology program. OU is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Send letter detailing research interests and teaching experience, vita, and contact information for three references by email to Wanda Downs, Administrative Assistant to the Archaeology Search Committee at firstname.lastname@example.org. Initial screening will begin April 1, 2012 and applications will be accepted until the position is filled.