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 (firstname.lastname@example.org, 850-474-2706) or Dr. Elizabeth Benchley (email@example.com, 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.