Faculty position in Anthropology

Faculty position in Anthropology

28 février 2019

Faculty position in Anthropology of Contemporary Worlds

Offer number


Job posting period

01-03-2019 to 31-03-2019


Faculté des sciences sociales
Département d'anthropologie

General information about the faculty / department

More than a school, Université Laval is an entire community in the heart of Quebec City, a complete university recognized for its culture of excellence both in teaching and research. 

The Department invites applications for a tenure-track, full-time teaching and research position in Anthropology, with a specialization in the anthropology of contemporary worlds.

Job Description

  • Teaching a variety of core and optional undergraduate and graduate courses offered by the Department;
  • Supervising graduate students (MA and PhD levels);
  • Developing a distinctive research program with publishing in peer-reviewed journals; 
  • Performing administrative and academic duties for the Department and the University.

Selection criteria

  1. Have in hand a PhD degree in anthropology or a degree deemed equivalent by the Search Committee;
  2. Demonstrate fluency in French and the capacity to supervise both undergraduate and graduate students.

More specifically, applicants must have:

a. conducted significant field work relating to the anthropology of contemporary worlds;
b. a track record of scholarly publications;
c. teaching experience.

Hiring and treatment

Salary according to the current collective agreement.

Additional information

Regional specialization is open.


Deadline for the reception of dossiers

March 31st 2019, 23:59

Job starting date

September 1st, 2019

Applications, to be submitted electronically, must include:

  1. a cover letter stating research and teaching interests, including:
    - a description of the field of expertise (max. 1 page)
    - an overview of the proposed research program (max. 1 page);
  2. a detailed curriculum vitae;
  3. a copy of the PhD degree;
  4. one publication related to the position;
  5. name and contact information of two potential referees.

Candidates should send their dossier to:

Mme Michelle Daveluy, directrice
Département d'anthropologie
Courriel : direction@ant.ulaval.ca

Additional information about the Department of Anthropology may be found at: http://www.ant.ulaval.ca/  

Valuing diversity, Université Laval encourages all qualified individuals to apply-particularly women, visible and ethnic minorities, aboriginal persons, and persons with disabilities-but priority will be given to Canadians and Canadian permanent residents.

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