Working Title: Forensic Anthropology Lecturer
Posting Information: Western Carolina University seeks a candidate for an appointment as Lecturer in Forensic Anthropology.
Duties will be divided between classroom teaching and staffing a student osteology laboratory. Teaching load is three courses per semester including Introduction to Biological Anthropology and Archaeology and Introduction to Forensic Anthropology.
Salary is $27,000 for this potentially renewable one-year appointment.
Western Carolina University is a 9,500-student campus in the University of North Carolina system. The university is implementing its cutting edge Quality Enhancement Program (QEP), Synthesis: Pathways to Intentional Learning. Western Carolina University is committed to the Boyer model of scholarship, stewardship of place, integrated learning, and engagement.
The campus is located in the picturesque Cullowhee valley between the Great Smoky and Blue Ridge mountains, 50 miles west of Asheville, North Carolina, and 150 miles northwest of Atlanta. Four-season outdoor activities abound nearby.
Minimum Training & Experience Requirements: A masters degree in Anthropology with a background in forensic anthropology, bioarchaeology, or human osteology is required. Degree must be from an accredited institution.
Preferred Qualifications: A background in forensic anthropology, bioarchaeology, human osteology, or specialization in physical anthropology is preferred.
Western Carolina University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.