JOB OPENING: Anthropology Lecturer - University of Central Florida

Shana Harris


The Department of Anthropology at the University of Central Florida (UCF) invites applications for a full-time, nine-month, non-tenure earning lecturer position anticipated to begin in August 2023.  


This is an undergraduate teaching-intensive position. The ideal candidate must demonstrate a commitment to teaching excellence and leadership. Candidates will be expected to have the qualifications and skills necessary to teach large (250+ students) undergraduate introductory courses in Cultural and General Anthropology, and upper-level sociocultural anthropology courses such as Medical Anthropology. Teaching assignments are based on department needs with full-time lecturers normally teaching 4 classes per semester (spring/fall) based on the department’s current workload policy. Opportunities to earn additional salary may arise through teaching summer classes if funding is available.

Minimum Qualifications:

A Ph.D. from an accredited institution in Anthropology or a closely related area is required by start of the appointment.


Preferred Qualifications:

Preference will be given to candidates with broad theoretical and topical interests in sociocultural anthropology.

Application Deadline: January 19, 2023

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