University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Tenure-track Assistant Professor of
North American Prehistoric Archaeology

The Department of Anthropology and the Museum of Archaeology
and Anthropology at the University of Pennsylvania invite
applications from archaeologists with qualifications in the
prehistory of North America. The appointment will be at the
rank of tenure-track Assistant Professor in the Department
and as an Assistant Curator in the American Section of the
Museum, starting Fall 2014.

The Department of Anthropology and the Museum of Archaeology
and Anthropology are strongly committed to Penn’s Action Plan
for Faculty Diversity and Excellence and to establishing a
diverse faculty. For more information see:
http://www.upenn.edu/almanac/volumes/v58/n02/diversityplan.html

Applicants should have a strong interest in theory, cultural
complexity, the American Section’s collections, and public
education, as well as plans for active field research
involving students. The successful candidate will be involved
in: (1) the development of undergraduate and graduate curricula
in archaeology within the context of an anthropology program
that encourages dialogue across the subfields as well as
between disciplines; and (2) the ongoing activities of the
Penn Museum related to research, teaching, and public outreach.

Review of applications will begin November 15, 2013 and will
continue until the position is filled. Interested candidates
should apply at:
http://facultysearches.provost.upenn.edu/postings/70

Include a letter of application, a current CV, and the names
and contact information of four individuals who will supply
written references.

The University of Pennsylvania is an Affirmative Action/Equal
Opportunity Employer.

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