Term Assistant Professor, Anthropology

The Barnard College Department of Anthropology seeks a full-time assistant professor for a 3-year term position.  Applicants must be prepared to teach introductory and upper level undergraduate courses in anthropological theory, history, and methods, as well as electives that complement the department's curriculum. Prior experience and strong commitment to undergraduate teaching and advising is required. The department has a preference for a candidate specializing in one of the following areas: science studies; religion, medical, environment; media and cultural forms; human rights; urban studies.We especially encourage candidates from diverse backgrounds to apply.   Applicants should send a letter, the names of three references and their phone numbers, and a CV to the Chair, Department of Anthropology, Barnard College, 3009 Broadway, NY NY 10027.  All applications must be received by May 6 to be considered.