Faculty Positions Available

Anthropology

Lecturer in Linguistic Anthropology

The Department of Anthropology invites applications for a full-time non-tenure track position in linguistic anthropology. The initial appointment is for one academic year beginning Fall 2016 with the potential for reappointment contingent upon funding, and carries a teaching load of 3 courses per semester as well as duties for advising undergraduate and graduate student research projects. The department seeks a candidate who can engage students with high quality teaching and has a demonstrable commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity. The successful candidate will have a strong record of research in the material and semiotic life of discourse, power, and inequality and the ability to teach a range of undergraduate and graduate courses. More information and application procedures can be found on the UMass HR Website.

Sociology

Lecturer/Visiting Assistant Professor

The Department of Sociology seeks an academic year (9-month), full-time non-tenure-track Lecturer. Initial appointment is for one year, beginning in fall 2016 with potential for an open-ended appointment with just-cause protection after three years. The Lecturer carries at teaching load of 3 courses per semester. More information and application procedures can be found on the UMass HR Website.