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Assistant Professor, Anthropology – Environmental Archaeology
Faculty of Arts and Science

MacEwan University inspires students through a powerful combination of academic excellence and personal learning experiences. Located in culturally enriched, downtown Edmonton, our comprehensive undergraduate university offers over 65 programs to 19,000 full- and part-time students. With a dedication to teaching excellence informed by scholarly research and creative activity, MacEwan provides an exceptional collaborative and supportive learning environment with a commitment to environmental sustainability and opportunities for community engagement. In support of faculty professional development, unique and enhanced services are provided through the Centre for the Advancement of Faculty Excellence (CAFÉ).

The Department of Anthropology, Economics and Political Science in the Faculty of Arts and Science at MacEwan University invites applications for a 3-year limited-term appointment in archaeology at the rank of Assistant Professor, commencing July 1, 2016, subject to final budgetary approval.

The Department is seeking an environmental archaeologist who can teach both introductory and senior anthropology courses. This appointment will carry an instructional workload of seven (single-term) courses per calendar year.

Preferred candidates will hold a Ph.D. in a relevant area of expertise and will demonstrate a primary commitment to undergraduate teaching. Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching dossier (including recent teaching evaluations), statement of research interests, and academic transcripts. Three letters of reference, quoting the competition number, should be sent directly from referees to careers@macewan.ca.

Questions about this opportunity may be addressed to Dr. Shahid Islam, Chair, Department of Anthropology, Economics and Political Science, at IslamS@macewan.ca.

This position is included under the Faculty Association collective agreement.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

Category Full-Time Limited-Term - 3 Years
Salary Effective July 1, 2016, the annual salary range for a Ph.D. is $76,148 to $121,252.
Closing Date A review of applications will begin March 1, 2016 and continue until shortlisting is complete.
Competition No. 16.01.012
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