Position – Assistant or Associate Professor

The Department of Anthropology at Washington University invites applications for a tenure-track/tenured appointment at the Assistant or Associate professor rank in Anthropological Archaeology, beginning August 2019.

We seek a New World paleoethnobotanist. An active research program involving field studies is a requirement for this position. The successful candidate is expected to work with graduate students in developing research projects and have a strong commitment to undergraduate and graduate teaching. Duties include teaching courses, advising students, conducting sponsored research, writing for publication, and university service.

Applications should consist of a curriculum vitae, a cover letter describing ongoing research and teaching interests, and the names and contact information of three referees. Applicants must have a PhD in Anthropology or a cognate discipline, and the degree must be in hand by time of appointment.

All materials should be sent as PDFs via e-mail with “Archaeology Search” in the subject line to: Jennifer Masterson. Priority will be given to applications received on or before October 19, 2018, but the search will continue until the position is filled. Washington University in St. Louis is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.