Term Instructor in Anthropology
University of Winnipeg
The Department of Anthropology at The University of Winnipeg invites applications for a one-year term position in anthropology at the rank of Instructor. Subject to budgetary approval, this position will commence August 1, 2022. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
The selected candidate will join the Department of Anthropology, which has eight regular faculty members. Further information about the department, including descriptions of courses offered, is available at https://www.uwinnipeg.ca/anthropology/.
Candidates must hold, at a minimum, a Master’s degree in Anthropology or a related discipline, and have a record of teaching excellence at the undergraduate level. The successful candidate will teach a combination of four-field and sub-field specific courses at the introductory level that may include: ANTH-1001(6) Introductory Anthropology, ANTH-1002(3) Introduction to Cultural Anthropology and Linguistics, ANTH-1003(3) Introduction to Bioanthropology and Archaeology. The successful candidate may also teach upper level courses in their area of expertise.
The successful candidate will participate in departmental and university service. We are particularly interested in candidates who will contribute to the department’s commitment to four-field anthropology, experiential learning, supporting student research, Indigenization, and public anthropology.
Applicants are requested to submit a complete application that will include (all documents in PDF):
• a cover letter
• a curriculum vitae
• evidence of teaching effectiveness, including a teaching statement, sample course outline, and teaching evaluations, if available
• any other materials the candidate considers relevant to their application
Applicants must submit all of the above materials through The University of Winnipeg’s online recruitment system (https://www.northstarats.com/University-of-Winnipeg).
In addition, candidates should arrange for three letters of reference to be sent by the referees directly to:
Dr. Shelley Tulloch, Chair
Department of Anthropology
The selection committee will begin reviewing applications on May 30, 2022 and will continue until the position is filled; full consideration is assured for applications received by May 27, 2022.
Enquiries may be directed to Dr. Shelley Tulloch, Chair, Department of Anthropology, firstname.lastname@example.org.
The University of Winnipeg is committed to equity, diversity and inclusion and recognizes that a diverse staff and faculty benefits and enriches the work, learning and research environments, and is essential to academic and institutional excellence. We welcome applications from all qualified individuals and encourage women, racialized persons, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, and 2SLGBTQ+ persons to confidentially self-identify at time of application.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.