Visiting Assistant Professor of Anthropology

Easton, Pennsylvania
Jul 05, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The Department of Anthropology and Sociology at Lafayette College invites 
applications for a one-year visiting position in cultural anthropology to 
begin January 2018.

We seek candidates with a strong commitment to undergraduate education to 
teach introductory and elective courses in cultural anthropology. The 
teaching load is three courses per semester. Candidates should send a letter 
of application, a curriculum vitae, a sample of course syllabi, and the 
names of three references to the attention of Andrea Smith, Department Head, 
Anthropology and Sociology via Interfolio at  In your letter of application please address how your scholarship, teaching, mentoring and/or community service might support Lafayette’s commitment to diversity and inclusion as articulated in the college’s diversity statement ( Applications should be received by October 1, 2017.

Located within 70 miles of New York and Philadelphia, Lafayette College is a 
highly selective undergraduate institution of 2400 students. We are 
committed to creating a diverse community: one that is inclusive and 
responsive, and is supportive of each member of the faculty, student body, 
and staff.  All members of the College community share a responsibility for 
creating and maintaining a learning environment in which difference is 
valued, equity is sought, and inclusiveness is practiced. Lafayette College 
is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from women and