Assistant Professor in Sociocultural AnthropologyDepartment of AnthropologyNew York University Arts and ScienceThe Department of Anthropology invites applications from anoutstanding scholar for a tenure-track positioninCulture and Media. The primary focus ofour search is at the tenure track assistant professor level;however, we may consider more senior candidates at the rank ofassociate professor under exceptional circumstances. The positionis to begin September 1, 2020, pending budgetary and administrativeapproval. The Department seeks candidates with training in sociocultural andvisual anthropology; anthropological research on some dimension ofvisual or other media compatible with our focus on the ethnographyof media; knowledge of the history and theory of ethnographic filmincluding contemporary debates; and a track record in ethnographicdocumentary production sufficient to teach and supervise studentsin using non-linear facilities.Initial application deadline is November 1, 2019, but allapplications will be considered until the position is filled.Please apply online at cover letter, CV listing contact information for threeconfidential references, a research and teaching statement, and astatement of diversity and inclusion. As diversity is animportant part of the NYU mission, for the latter statement we askyou to provide a brief paragraph telling us how diversity figuresinto your past and present teaching, research, communityengagement, and/or life experience, as well as how you would bringissues of diversity to bear on the teaching and programming of NYUAnthropology. Information about diversity statements may be foundat Faculty of Arts and Science at NYU is at the heart of a leadingresearch university that spans the globe. We seek scholars of thehighest caliber who embody the diversity of the United States aswell as the global society in which we live. We strongly encourageapplications from women, racial and ethnic minorities, and otherindividuals who are under-represented in the profession, acrosscolor, creed, race, ethnic and national origin, physical ability,gender and sexual identity, or any other legally protected basis.NYU affirms the value of differing perspectives on the world as westrive to build the strongest possible university with the widestreach. To learn more about the FAS commitment to diversity,equality and inclusion, please read here Action/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled/SexualOrientation/Gender Identity. The Chronicle of Higher Education. Keywords: Assistant Professor, Location: New York, NY - 10003
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