The Department of Anthropology at Tufts University seeks a qualified part-time lecturer (non tenure-track) to teach two courses, Gender and World Cultures, in fall 2020, and a Critical Geographies course related to a region of specialty in spring 2021. Gender and World Cultures is an introductory course in anthropology that introduces approaches to gender in diverse contexts and addresses theories of gender and culture, including how gender is defined and contested, how it is subject to systems of power as well as creative reimagining. We especially seek a scholar with a research specialty in South Asian, Latin American, Latinx, or Native American and Indigenous locations.
We are seeking candidates with college-level teaching experience; a Ph.D. is preferred, but ABD candidates are also encouraged to apply.
All materials are submitted via Interfolio at: http://apply.interfolio.com/74142 . Applicants must submit a letter of application including a statement of teaching interests & experience, a CV, a sample syllabus for one class that could be taught at Tufts, and teaching evaluations (at least one semester). Please also send us the contact information for two people who might provide letters of reference.
Questions about the position may be directed to Department Administrator Lynn Wiles, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
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