Duties and Responsibilities: Loyola University Chicago (LUC), College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Anthropology, invites applications for a full�time, one-year, non-renewable position as an instructor in archaeology and/or biological anthropology, beginning August 2017. The department strongly encourages a holistic approach to anthropology and the engagement of undergraduates within and outside of the classroom. The Anthropology Department serves more than 150 majors and is a substantial contributor to the University Core Curriculum and Interdisciplinary Programs. For more details about the department and its programs, please visit http://www.luc.edu/anthropology/index.shtml.Duties and Responsibilities: Candidates will be required to teach four courses per semester, primarily in LUC's Core Curriculum, with two sections of a course being taught each semester in the University Core Foundational Science Area: The Scientific Basis of Environmental Issues. Other courses might include: Human Origins, The Human Ecological Footprint, and courses focusing on archaeological or biological issues.
Minimum Qualifications: We seek candidates with teaching experience in environmental science and archaeology and/or biological anthropology. Preference will be given to candidates with a Doctoral Degree in Archeology, Biological Anthropology, or a related discipline. Candidates for the position should have a record of distinguished teaching and student mentorship, and must be clearly dedicated to student development.
Preferred Qualifications: Please see above.
Internal Number: 254_59689
About Loyola University Chicago
Loyola University Chicago, a private university founded in 1870 as St. Ignatius College, is one of the nation's largest Jesuit, Catholic Universities and the only one located in Chicago. Loyola University Chicago is comprised of four campuses: Lake Shore (LSC), Water Tower (WTC), Health Sciences (HSC), and the John Felice Rome Center in Italy, and is home to ten schools and colleges: arts and sciences, business administration, communication, education, graduate studies, law, medicine, nursing, continuing and professional studies, and social work. Loyola also features course locations in Beijing, China; Saigon-Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam; Vernon Hills, Illinois (Cuneo Mansion and Gardens); and a Retreat and Ecology Campus in Woodstock, Illinois. Recognizing Loyola's excellence in education, U.S.News and World Report has ranked Loyola consistently among the "top national universities" in its annual publications. Loyola is among a select group of universities recognized for community service and engagement by prestigious national organizations like the Carnegie Foundation and the Corporation for National and Community Service.