Assistant Professor

University of West Florida

Website: http://uwf.edu/anthropology/

Deadline: March 30, 2012

The Department of Anthropology at the University of West Florida invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Anthropology to start August 2012, position #119750.

We seek an anthropological archaeologist, with a specialty in Maritime Cultural Resources and Coastal Landscapes, demonstrated teaching abilities, and an active research agenda.  Regular teaching of a local summer archaeological field school is required.  The successful candidate will complement our existing programs in historic and public archaeology; teach introductory, upper division, and graduate anthropology and archaeology courses. Experience with survey, excavation, project administration, and a record of scholarship is desirable.  Additional responsibilities include advising and mentoring undergraduate and graduate students; serving on graduate committees, directing Master's theses, conducting and publishing research, and participating in department, university, professional, and community service activities.  

Salary: $50,000 - $61,000. Position requires a PhD in Anthropology and dive certification from a nationally recognized agency.  For more information please contact Dr. John Bratten (jbratten@uwf.edu, 850-474-2706) or Dr. Elizabeth Benchley (ebenchle@uwf.edu, 850-434-3015). Applicants are to apply online at https://jobs.uwf.edu, the website of Human Resources at the University of West Florida. The preferred response date is March 30, 2012.  Be prepared to attach your academic vitae, letter of application/interest, statement of teaching philosophy, and list of three professional references. A criminal background screening is required for all positions. Any persons requiring accommodation to apply may contact UWF Human Resources at 850-473-7469 (Voice) or 850-857-6114 (TTY).  UWF is an Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action Employer and values diversity.  Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Contact:
Dr. John R. Bratten
jbratten@uwf.edu
850-474-2706

University of West Florida
11000 University Parkway
Pensacola, FL 32571
United States