Assistant Professor - Saint Louis University in St. Louis Missouri

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Saint Louis University

St. Louis, Missouri

United States


Detailed Job Description

Saint Louis University, a Catholic, Jesuit institution dedicated to student learning, research, health care, and service is seeking applicants for a tenure-track appointment, at the rank of Assistant Professor in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology to begin fall 2015. We are looking to hire a cultural anthropologist. Subareas are open. The successful candidate will have expertise in theory and methodology, and a willingness to teach a graduate level theory and/or methodology course. The preferred candidate would also have skills across multiple methodological techniques. Position responsibilities include conducting and publishing research, teaching undergraduate and graduate anthropology courses, and helping to build a dynamic anthropology program. A Ph.D. is required at the time of the appointment. The Department of Sociology and Anthropology is interdisciplinary with 16 full-time faculty members, including 4 anthropologists, 130 undergraduate majors, a MA program and is a thriving part of an urban doctoral/research extensive university. In addition, Saint Louis University is ranked as one of the top 5 Catholic-Jesuit universities in the country.

All applications must be made online at and sent to: Richard Colignon, Chair, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Saint Louis University, 3750 Lindell Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63108. Applications should include a curriculum vitae, a sample of written (published, peer reviewed) work, a cover letter and three letters of recommendation (sent by post). Review of the applications will begin December 1 and applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Saint Louis University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (AA/EOE) and welcomes and encourages nominations of and applications from women and minorities.

Recruiting Range

commensurate with experience  

Keyword Phrases

  • Sociology & Anthropology
  • Assistant Professor
  • Embrace inclusion in diversity
  • Jesuit institution
  • Research University
  • Anthropology
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: See Job Description
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter