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Saturday, April 17, 2010

University of Waterloo -- Assistant Professor -- 2 year Appointment

University of Waterloo -- Assistant Professor: 2-year Term Appointment

Position: Assistant Professor ? Definite Term Position
University: University of Waterloo
Department: Anthropology

University of Waterloo ? The Department of Anthropology invites
applications for a 2-year definite term appointment at the rank of
Assistant Professor, commencing September 1, 2010.

The candidate should be prepared to teach courses in indigenous
peoples in Canada and elsewhere, religion and spirituality, and other
topics in cultural anthropology.

Preference will be given to candidates with a Ph.D. in cultural
anthropology, teaching experience, and an ongoing research program.
The department has a flourishing undergraduate program and a joint
M.A. Program in Public Issues Anthropology with the University of
Guelph and the successful candidate will be expected to contribute to
the graduate program. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and

Please send curriculum vitae, the names and contact information for
three referees, evidence of teaching quality and a sample paper or
publication to:

Professor Harriet Lyons, Chair
Department of Anthropology
University of Waterloo
Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3G1

Electronic submissions are encouraged and should be submitted to This e-mail address is being protected from
spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it and copied to our
departmental administrator, Allyson Rowat ( This
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about the Department at

The closing date for receipt of applications is June 5, 2010.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadian
citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. The
University of Waterloo encourages applications from all qualified
individuals, including women, members of visible minorities, native
peoples and persons with disabilities.

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