Department: IU East School of Humanities & Social Sciences
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Indiana University East, a regional campus of Indiana University, offers residents of eastern Indiana, western Ohio and beyond a broad range of bachelor's degrees, selected master's degrees, and certificates through its traditional main campus in Richmond, off-campus sites, and online program options. Indiana University East challenges students to grow intellectually and personally in a supportive and scholarly environment where faculty teaching skills and participation in the creation and dissemination of new knowledge and artistic work enhance learning opportunities for all. Indiana University East values a diversity of backgrounds, experiences, and intellectual perspectives among its faculty, staff, and students. The campus is dedicated to being a strong partner in enhancing the educational, cultural, and economic development of the region it serves through community and civic engagement. Learn more about IU East.
Indiana University East, Richmond, IN, invites applications for an anticipated full-time tenure-track faculty position in Anthropology and Director of the Archaeology Research Center, for the academic year beginning August 1, 2020. Candidates for all full-time faculty positions must demonstrate a strong desire to excel in teaching and provide ongoing support for student success, in and out of the classroom. Candidates must have an interest in building a sustainable program of research, scholarship and/or creative activity. Candidates should possess four-field training and have, or be eligible for, Registered Professional Archaeologist certification. Area of specialty in Anthropology is open.
Characteristic Duties and Responsibilities :
Teach Anthropology and Archaeology classes, including online and in-person courses.
Serve as the Director of the Archaeology Research Center (ARC), including acquiring certification for summer field school courses, maintaining the ARC site, oversight of courses taught at the site, and oversight of summer field school sessions.
Serve as coordinator of the Anthropology program, including coordination with department chair on scheduling, communication with adjuncts, assessment, and maintenance of equipment and collections.
Manage the learning environment through keeping accurate records, submitting grades and other reports on time, and enforcing school and campus academic policies.
Demonstrate the ability to develop a professional rapport with diverse populations within the university and community.
Earned Doctorate in Anthropology completed by August 2020, is required.
Candidates should possess four-field training.
Candidates should possess, or be eligible for, Registered Professional Archaeologist certification.
Specialty within Anthropology is open.
Commitment to high-quality undergraduate teaching.
Department Contact for Questions:
Duretta Callahan Human Resource Generalist Indiana University East
OAA #: EA-2019-18
Appointment Status: Tenure Track
Internal Number: 8832
About Indiana University
Founded in 1820, Indiana University is the state’s public university system, comprised of two core campuses—IU-Bloomington and IUPUI—and six regional campuses located throughout the state. Combined, the total student population is more than 114,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional school students. IU is one of the largest employers in the state, with over 20,000 faculty and staff. Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. Diversity and inclusion remains a core commitment to IU’s mission to cultivate an educational environment that supports equal access, participation and representation on all of its campuses and that provides educational and career opportunities for all.