Visiting Assistant Professor/Instructor - Miami University in Oxford Ohio

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Miami University

Oxford, Ohio

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Job ID 474

The Department of Anthropology and the American Culture and English program seek a Visiting Assistant Professor or Instructor with expertise in intercultural relations or cross-cultural communication, areas of specialization open, but East Asia (China) preferred, for full-time, temporary position.


Full time teaching load to teach introductory and upper division undergraduate courses in interdisciplinary settings. Courses will include ATH 235 “Encountering the Other,” taught to incoming international students, and ATH 301 “Intercultural Relations” taught as part of an interdisciplinary International Studies program.

Minimum Qualifications

PhD in anthropology by date of appointment (for appointment as Visiting Assistant Professor), Master's or ABD (for appointment as Instructor); evidence of teaching excellence; expertise in intercultural relations or cross-cultural communication.

Preferred Qualifications

Field experiences in East Asia, experience in Intercultural Communication or Intercultural Relations, Chinese proficiency.

Special Instructions to Applicant

Must submit evidence of teaching excellence as "Other" document.

Miami University, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with smoke- and tobacco-free campuses, is committed to a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: See Job Description
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Lecturer / Instructor / Adjunct
Type of Faculty:Visiting / Adjunct
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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