Anthropology of Food Systems Position – University of Vermont

Anthropology of Food Systems The University of Vermont, Department of Anthropology invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the Anthropology of Food Systems (sub-field open). We seek a broadly trained anthropologist capable of contributing both to the department and to the UVM trans-disciplinary Spire of Excellence in Food Systems. The successful candidate will be expected to undertake an active program of research or creative activity that leads to publication and presentation in peer-reviewed scholarly outlets, and, where available, to seek extramural funding for that research. Faculty members are expected to teach, advise, and mentor undergraduate and graduate students when appropriate. The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their research, teaching, and service. Applicants are requested to include in their cover letter information about how they will further this goal. A Ph.D. in Anthropology at the time of initial appointment is required. The anticipated start date is August 2011. Apply online at http://www.uvmjobs.com. Search for the position using department name (Anthropology) only. The position will remain open until filled, but priority will be given to applications submitted by November 1, 2010.

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