Anthropology Department Job Posting for Tenure-Track Faculty

Recruitment Number: 2578
Position: Assistant Professor of Biological Anthropology
Effective Date: August 17, 2020 (Fall Semester)
Salary Range: Commensurate with qualifications and experience

Required Qualifications:
     • Ph.D. in Anthropology
     • Degree at time of application or official notification of completion of the doctoral degree by August 1, 2020
     • Demonstrated potential for research productivity
     • Demonstrated potential for successful teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels
     • Demonstrated commitment to working successfully with a diverse student population

Preferred Qualifications:
     • Trained in Biological Anthropology
     • Demonstrated experience working with living human populations
     • Evidence of a solid foundation in evolutionary theory and the theories and methods of biological and biocultural anthropology
   • Demonstrated ability to teach courses such as Introduction to Physical Anthropology, Research Methods in Biological Anthropology, Human Variation, Human Growth and Development, Osteology, Interdisciplinary Approaches to Health, and Human Evolution in support of Anthropology and Human Development majors
     • Ongoing or potential research projects that can foster student involvement and advance student career opportunities
     • Demonstrated potential to contribute to the anthropology program and to form interdisciplinary partnerships

     • Teach undergraduate and graduate level courses
     • Mentor undergraduate and graduate students in research projects
     • Serve on thesis committees
     • Develop and sustain research, scholarly and creative activities leading to publication and presentations
     • Establish interdisciplinary research partnerships
     • Participate in service to the department, college, and university
     • Collaborate with faculty to further the goals of the anthropology department
     • Participate in regional and national anthropology organizations

CSULB seeks to recruit faculty who enthusiastically support the University’s strong commitment to the academic success of all of our students, including students of color, students with disabilities, first generation college students, veterans, students with diverse socio-economic backgrounds, and students of diverse sexual orientations and gender expressions. CSULB seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of our commitment to serve the People of California, to maintain the excellence of the University, and to offer our students a rich variety of expertise, perspectives, and ways of knowing and learning.

The CSULB Department of Anthropology is dedicated to student learning and creating opportunities for hands on, real life research experiences that advance career and graduate school opportunities. We seek to foster an environment within which faculty can conduct meaningful research, collaborate on shared goals and build partnerships across the university.