The Department of Anthropology at Trent University invites applications
for a nine month limited term appointment (half time appointment) in
Sociocultural Anthropology at the rank of Assistant Professor. The
position is based at the Peterborough campus and starts on August 15,
2010. The position is subject to final budgetary approval.
Candidates must hold a Ph.D. (preferred) or ABD in Sociocultural
Anthropology, and have a record of sociocultural research and
publication, and have relevant teaching experience. Successful
candidates will be expected to teach courses such as: ANTH 1020H (FA) ?
An Introduction to Sociocultural Anthropology?; ANTH 3820H (FA)?Culture
and Food?; and ANTH 4830H ? Food production in moral economies?.
Applicants should submit a letter of application, their current
curriculum vitae and the names and contact information of three
referees. All application materials must be sent by May 1, 2010 to:
Dr. John Topic, Chair
Department of Anthropology
1600 West Bank Drive
Peterborough ON K9J 7B8
Detailed information about the department and its faculty is available
at our website: www.trentu.ca/anthro
Trent University is an employment equity employer, and especially
invites applications from women, Aboriginal peoples, visible minorities
and persons with disabilities. All qualified candidates are encouraged
to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given