Haverford College — Assistant Professor in Visual Anthropology

Haverford College invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in Visual Anthropology at the rank of Assistant Professor to start Fall 2019. The successful candidate is expected to have completed the PhD by the time of the appointment, and will demonstrate an expertise in both visual anthropology and ethnographic filmmaking practice. The successful candidate is also expected to contribute to the Visual Studies program, and preference will be given to those applicants who engage in collaborative/participatory media. Geographical area is open but priority will be given to applicants whose scholarly interests and teaching engage questions of race. Teaching responsibilities include courses at all levels of the curriculum, and in particular, introductory and/or capstone courses for the Anthropology Department and Visual Studies program, digital cinema production courses, new elective courses, and supervision of undergraduate senior theses. Contributions to other interdisciplinary programs are desirable. https://www.haverford.edu/academics/academic-departments-programs 

Applicants should submit their dossier, including cover letter; CV; Research Statement; Statement of Teaching Philosophy that addresses experience and effectiveness, especially with reference to teaching a diverse student body; writing sample of approximately 20-40 pages; and the names and contact information of three recommenders via Interfolio at https://apply.interfolio.com/53667. Questions about the application process should be directed to Georgia Davidis, Assistant to the Provost for Faculty Hiring and Review, at gdavidis@haverford.edu. For technical questions, please contact Interfolio directly at 1-877- 997-8807 or help@interfolio.com. Applications completed by October 26 will receive full consideration. 

Additional Information for Applicants: See https://www.haverford.edu/anthropology and https://www.haverford.edu/visual-studies-minor for more information. Please direct all questions to Professor Marilyn Boltz, Search Chair, at mboltz@haverford.edu. 

Haverford College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital status, disability or veteran status. Haverford has a longstanding commitment to diversity rooted in values of inclusion and social justice, a commitment reflected in the curriculum, classrooms, and communal composition of the College. Haverford welcomes applications from candidates who share these values and who will foster their contribution to the College’s mission. 

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