The Department of Anthropology at California State University, Northridge (CSUN) seeks to hire an anthropological archaeologist for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor.
The successful candidate will teach and have an active research agenda in post-1500 CE Americas, especially North American archaeology on subjects such as gender, race/ethnicity, identity, resistance, power, migration sustainability or consumption. Skills in research methods and ethics, field work, archival/material culture research are essential. The candidate will contribute to developing a relevant, public-facing anthropological archaeology.
For reappointment, tenure, and promotion, emphasis will be placed on teaching effectiveness, scholarly and creative achievement, and service to the University and community. Participation in the development and growth of anthropological archaeology and culturally-responsive pedagogy is expected. Teaching expectations will include courses at the lower, upper, graduate level for majors/minors and General Education courses for non-majors. For example, Introduction to Anthropology and Archaeology, World Archaeology, Historical Archaeology, Archaeology of North America, Public Archaeology, and Theory and Methods courses. Conducting and disseminating discipline-specific research, advising students, developing curriculum, and participation in departmental life and faculty governance is also expected.
In addition, the position requires weekly office hours, attending faculty meetings, and service to the department, college, and university. The successful candidate will be held to the standards and requirements of the college and department in which he/she/they is housed for recommending tenure and promotion.
More information and how to apply is available here.