The University of Georgia Franklin College of Arts and Science is seeking applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in the Department of Anthropology. We seek an outstanding scholar whose research and substantive interests focus on the anthropological archaeology of large-scale agriculture landscapes past, present, and future in ways that connect human livelihood with biophysical and hydrological processes to form complex social-ecological systems. Start date: August 1,2020.
Preferred Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies: Advanced expertise in archaeological science, environmental studies, quantitative methods, agent-based modeling, spatial or simulation modeling, and sensitivity analysis of collective decision-making at multiple scales along with regional expertise in the history and prehistory of large-scale agriculture in Mesoamerica, South America, Near East or Southeast Asia.
Responsibilities: Individual will hold the rank of Assistant Professor in the Department of Anthropology with responsibilities that include teaching, mentoring, and supervising undergraduate and graduate students, developing, obtaining and carrying out independent research, and publishing findings in appropriate outlets.
Applications: We invite interested candidates to visit the Department of Anthropology site at (https://anthropology.uga.edu). Please submit applications online at http://www.ugajobsearch.com/postings/128963. To ensure full consideration, application materials should be received by January 6,2020. The positions is open until filled. Applicants should upload a cover letter, C.V., research statement of teaching experience and interests, and writing sample. Applicants will be asked to provide names and e-mail addresses of three letter-writers who will receive an online link for submitting letters of reference. Persons needing accommodations or assistance with the accessibility of materials related to this search are encouraged to contact Central HR (firstname.lastname@example.org). Please do not contact the department or search committee with such requests.
The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity,age,genetic information,disability,gender identity,sexual orientation or protected veteran status.
The Franklin College of Arts and Sciences, its many units, and the University of Georgia are committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty and students, and sustaining a work and learning environment that is inclusive. Woman, minorities and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Candidates must have a Ph.D. in anthropology or a related discipline, and have completed all the requirements for the degree by July 31,2020.
Internal Number: F0561P
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The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities is the state’s oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education (http://www.uga.edu/). UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University’s main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,600 full-time staff. The University’s enrollment exceeds 36,000 students including over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.
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