Scripps College — Assistant Professor in Sociocultural/Medical Anthropology

SCRIPPS COLLEGE
CLAREMONT, CALIFORNIA  91711

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR IN SOCIOCULTURAL/MEDICAL ANTHROPOLOGY
BEGINNING FALL 2017 

Scripps College, a women’s liberal arts college with a strong interdisciplinary tradition, invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor in Sociocultural Medical Anthropology. Specific areas of interest include but are not limited to: discourses and practices of the body, political economy of health and healing, ethics of care, dis/ability, social disparities in health, and mental health. Preference will be given to applicants whose research and teaching intersect with Indigenous, Native American, and/or Africana Studies.  Applicants must have an active research and publishing program, demonstrated excellence in teaching, and PhD in hand at time of appointment. Participation in the Core Curriculum in Interdisciplinary Humanities program is expected. Preference will be given to applicants with a commitment to the College’s goal of improving higher education for underrepresented students.

For full consideration, applications must be received by October 15, 2016. Please submit application letter, CV, and the names of three references via https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/7013.

Other queries may be directed to: Anthropology@scrippscollege.edu
Lara Deeb
Chair, Department of Anthropology
Scripps College
1030 Columbia Avenue
Claremont, CA 91711

Scripps College is one of seven members of The Claremont Colleges Consortium located 35 miles east of Los Angeles.  In a continuing effort to build a diverse academic community and to provide equal educational and employment opportunities, Scripps College actively encourages applications from women and members of historically underrepresented groups.


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