Anthropology - LECTURERS

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Vacancy ID L2023 Position Number 10117001 Job Title LECTURERS Department Anthropology School/Parent Organization School of Humanities and Sciences Division Provost and Educational Affairs Division Employment Category Parttime-Temporary Academic Year 2017-2018 Anticipated Start Date 08/30/2017 If temporary, expected end date 05/31/2018 Faculty Status Part-Time, Per Course Position/Job Summary
The School of Humanities and Sciences is creating a pool of qualified part-time lecturers in the Anthropology Department for possible openings in the fall and spring of academic year 2017-2018. For Fall 2017 and Spring 2018, we seek candidates to teach courses in archaeology, biological anthropology and cultural anthropology at the introductory and upper levels (topics open).

The Department of Anthropology invites applications for a part-time position to teach two sections of "ANTH-10300: Introduction to Biological Anthropology" during the Fall 2017 semester. The first section is scheduled for Tuesday/Thursday 2:35 pm to 3:50 pm; the second section is Tuesday/Thursday 4:00 pm to 5:15 pm. Preference will be given to candidates who are broadly trained biological anthropologists who possess a holistic and integrative approach to teaching.
Position/Job Qualifications
Applicants are required to hold a master's degree; Ph.D. and college teaching experience preferred.
EEO Statement
Ithaca College is committed to building a diverse academic community and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply. Experience that contributes to the diversity of the college is appreciated.
Instructions for submitting your application:
Interested applicants must apply online at and attach a resume and cover letter. Questions about online application should be directed to the Office of Human Resources at (607) 274-8000. Screening of applications will begin immediately.

All bargaining unit faculty members shall be covered by the collective bargaining agreement between Ithaca College and Services Employees International Union, Local 200United. Part time or adjunct bargaining unit employees are all part-time faculty employed by Ithaca College at its Ithaca, New York campus including but not limited to faculty in the titles of Lecturer or Adjunct. Information about the Union can be found here:
Work authorization (select one): Visa sponsorship is not provided for this position Department description
The Department of Anthropology values diversity and inclusivity. As a department, we engage in the holistic and systematic study of human biological and cultural diversity across time and space. This includes an examination of cultural diversity, development, and change as well as human origins, evolution and the importance of traits shared with closely related organisms. Founded in 1968, the department values an applied focus that has emerged as a response to ever changing conditions that challenge human groups everywhere. Faculty in the department focus on issues of equality, justice, sustainability, conservation, mind and body, and identity in their work and classes. They value experiential learning and activities that teach global citizenship, both here and abroad.
College description
At Ithaca College, a comprehensive residential campus community of 6,500 students, we strive to be at the forefront of the higher education landscape. Our strategic plan, IC 20/20, positions us to offer a distinct integrative learning experience that makes students ready for the personal, professional, and global challenges of our age.

We seek candidates who embrace integrative learning and want to be a part of this exciting time in Ithaca College history. We encourage creative collaboration and innovation in our faculty and staff, providing support and resources for them to grow in their fields and lead students to their own innovative ideas and achievements.

We welcome different ways of thinking and look for candidates with unique points of view and life experiences. We are inclusive of individuals with a wide range of cultural, personal, and professional backgrounds, talents, and skills. Our campus is a vibrant and rewarding community where diverse minds can learn, succeed, and excel.

When reviewing candidates, we are looking for indicators of a number of core competencies. Prospective candidates must be adaptable, collaborative, inclusive, respectful, responsive, results driven, and sustainable. They must communicate effectively, demonstrate leadership, exhibit professional integrity and ethics, take initiative, value personal and professional development, and show that they will engage in the college.

Nestled in the heart of New York State's scenic Finger Lakes region, Ithaca College sits atop South Hill overlooking picturesque Cayuga Lake and is just minutes away from the city center. Combining small town warmth and charm with the vibrancy of a college community, the thriving and culturally diverse city of Ithaca has been rated by Kiplinger's as one of the top 10 places to live in the United States.

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FLSA Status Exempt Is this position eligible for benefits? No

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