Job: Case Western Reserve University, visiting assistant professor

The Department of Anthropology in the College of Arts and Sciences at Case Western Reserve University invites applications for a visiting assistant professor position in our program in medical anthropology and global health beginning in the 2017 – 2018 academic year.  This is a one-year position with the possibility of renewal for up to two additional one-year terms.


Expertise in all areas of medical anthropology and global health are welcome.  The teaching load is two courses per semester and includes teaching undergraduate and graduate students.  Preference will be given to candidates with experience in teaching medical anthropology.  The accepted applicant will be encouraged to develop and/or continue their research program. Candidates must hold a Ph.D. or comparable degree by date of appointment.


Applications received by May 22, 2017 will receive full consideration.  Applications should be submitted electronically and consist of a letter of application, addressed to Lawrence Greksa, Chair of the Department of Anthropology, a c.v., teaching evaluations if available, and the names and e-mail addresses of five referees whom we may contact.


In employment, as in education, Case Western Reserve University is committed to Equal Opportunity and Diversity.  Women, veterans, members of underrepresented minority groups, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.


Case Western Reserve University provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. Applicants requiring a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process should contact the Office of Inclusion, Diversity and Equal Opportunity at 216-368-8877 to request a reasonable accommodation. Determinations as to granting reasonable accommodations for any applicant will be made on a case-by-case basis.