Open Faculty Positions

Biological Anthropologist

The University of Notre Dame Department of Anthropology invites applications for a full time one-year position for a visiting assistant professor in biological anthropology to begin in August 2018. A Ph.D. is required. Candidates documenting teaching excellence will be given particular consideration. The teaching load will be two courses in the fall 2018 semester and three courses in the spring 2019 semester.

Candidates who can offer electives on modern human biology or health are strongly preferred, geographical and methodological skills are open. Excellent teaching skills and the ability to teach Fundamentals of Bioanthropology are required. The Department of Anthropology is dedicated to dynamic four field graduate and undergraduate teaching that seeks creative collaboration across disciplinary lines, engaged scholarship, and congenial relations.


Interested parties should apply at with a current vita, names of three references, and evidence of teaching excellence.


Application review begins immediately. Position will remain open until filled.


For questions, contact Mark Schurr, Chair of the Department of Anthropology at the University of Notre Dame: 574-631-5547