The Department of Anthropology at Michigan State University invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure track Assistant Professor position. The appointment will begin August 16, 2018 and be renewable annually. Our faculty envision this as a teaching professor position focused on excellence in the anthropology classroom. This individual will play a key role in the advancement of undergraduate learning in the department.
The successful candidate should possess the qualifications and skills necessary to teach an array of large and small undergraduate courses, mixed (hybrid) courses, and fully online formats in all the department’s sub-disciplines, have evidence of strong teaching skills and be able to demonstrate their commitment to teaching excellence. This position will normally teach 4 classes (usually 2-3 preps) per semester, with an annual course release negotiable and based on other contributions, such as working with the undergraduate anthropology club and organizing the department’s annual undergraduate research showcase. Teaching assignments are based on the needs of the department. MSU provides opportunities and resources to support faculty advancement in instructional development.
We seek a candidate with an engaged, innovative and thoughtful approach to teaching a large and diverse student body who is committed to student success.
To view a full posting of this job (497448), including deadlines and requirements, visit careers.msu.edu and search for job listing 497448. Alternatively, visit http://careers.msu.edu/cw/en-us/job/498957/assistant-professorfixedterm directly.04.09.18