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University of Toronto Scarborough Bioarchaeology position

by Ed Hagen last modified Nov 06, 2012 11:16 PM expired
The Department of Anthropology, University of Toronto Scarborough, invites applications for a tenure-stream appointment in Bioarchaeology at the rank of Assistant Professor starting on July 1, 2013. Applicants with active field research, particularly in North America or Africa, are preferred. We seek dedicated, experienced teachers able and willing to teach first and second year introductory courses in biological anthropology and archaeology in addition to upper level courses in bioarchaeology and human osteology.

Candidates must have a PhD in Anthropology at the time of application or be very close to completion. Candidates must also have a record of excellence in research, show potential to develop an independently funded research program, exhibit demonstrated excellence as an undergraduate instructor and potential for excellence as a graduate teacher and supervisor. The appointment is at the University of Toronto Scarborough, which is a research-intensive institution with an interdisciplinary commitment, a multicultural student body, and a modern campus. The University offers the opportunity to conduct research, teach, and live in one of the most diverse cities in the world. The University also offers opportunities to work in a range of collaborative programs and centres of research. In addition to teaching in the undergraduate program at the University of Toronto Scarborough, the successful candidate will be a member of the tri-campus Graduate Department of Anthropology at the University of Toronto and will be expected to teach in its graduate programs and supervise graduate students. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. All qualified candidates are invited to apply online at Please ensure that you include a cover letter, a current curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information for three referees. At a later stage we may request submission of writing samples and a teaching dossier. If you have questions about this position, please contact All application materials should be submitted online.  The UofT application system can accommodate up to five attachments (10 MB) per candidate profile; please combine attachments into one or two files in PDF/MS Word format. Submission guidelines can be found at:   The closing date for applications is November 20, 2012. Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

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