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Monday, September 10, 2012

POSITION AVAILABLE - Cultural Anthropology

L'offre d'emploi suivante vienne d'être ajoutée à notre banque.

The following job posting has just been added to our job page.


Cultural Anthropology

The Department of Anthropology at McMaster University invites
applications for a tenure-track position in cultural anthropology at
the assistant professor level. The research focus should be in
critical and/or applied medical anthropology with an excellent
understanding of, and experience with, Participatory Action or
Community-Based Research and methods of community engagement. The
geographical area of specialization is open, although preference will
be given to candidates with areas of specialization that complement
current faculty strengths.

Candidates will have completed a Ph.D. and will have a strong research
record and a demonstrated record of excellence in teaching at the
undergraduate and graduate levels. We expect the person who fills this
position to take an active role in scholarship and to contribute to
the department?s strong tradition of collegiality and collaboration.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian
citizens and permanent residents will be considered first for this
position. McMaster is strongly committed to employment equity within
its community and to recruiting a diverse faculty and staff. The
University encourages applications from all qualified candidates,
including women, members of visible minorities, Aboriginal persons,
members of sexual minorities, and persons with disabilities.

Applications should include a curriculum vita, the names and addresses
(including email) of three referees, a statement of research interests
and plans, and a statement of teaching philosophy and should be sent
in electronic format. Letters of application should address how
candidates are prepared to engage in the supervision of graduate

Submit applications to:

Acting Chair

Department of Anthropology

McMaster University

1280 Main Street West

Hamilton, ON, Canada, L8S 4L9

Tel: (905) 525-9140, ext. 23920

Fax: (905) 522-5993


CLOSING DATE: November 1, 2012

For additional information, visit the department's website at

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