Employment Opportunities in the CSUN Department of Anthropology

The following are current job opportunities in our department:

Part-time Lecturers Academic Year 2015-16

The Department of Anthropology is now accepting applications for its part-time pools for Academic Year 2015-16.  The Announcement of Anticipated Part-time Faculty Openings (AA-6) (.pdf) provides details for applying.  Please note:

  • We form separate pools for each course;
  • You must list the specific course and provide a sample syllabus for every course/pool for which you wish to be considered;
  • We do not accept electronic applications.  You must mail your application materials to the address on the AA-6.

Tenure-Track BioArchaeologist or BioCultural Anthropologist

The department seeks to hire a 3-field-trained (archaeology, biological, socio-cultural) anthropologist who studies the interface of culture and human biology in either modern or archaeological human populations.  Specific areas of interest can include:  some aspect of human biocultural evolution; biocultural adaptation to environmental or culture change; the causes and consequences of disease or physical violence in ancient or modern populations; past or contemporary patterns of health, nutrition, diet, and/or reproduction. Geographic area of research is open, but preference will be given to candidates who work in the Americas. 

For full information about the position, see our formal Announcement of Faculty Position Opening.

Screening of applications will begin 15 October, 2014.  Priority will be given to applicants who meet the screening deadline. However, the position will remain open until filled.