Duke University, Cultural Anthropology

Position ID:Duke-Cultural Anthropology-INSTRUCTOR [#27483]
Position Title: Cherokee Language and Culture
Position Type:Non-regular rank faculty
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27701, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Anthropology / Cultural Anthropology
Appl Deadline:2024/04/23 11:59PMhelp popup** (posted 2024/04/11)
Position Description:    

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The Department of Cultural Anthropology at Duke University is seeking a qualified Instructor in Cherokee Language and Culture for a one-year appointment, with the possibility of renewal. Qualifications requested for candidates: a PhD or Master’s degree is required in addition to extensive knowledge of the Cherokee language. This is a part-time position (two courses per year) with a competitive salary. The appointment begins in fall 2024.

We seek candidates with a demonstrated excellence in teaching and curriculum design, a proven ability to work effectively and independently, and a strong interest in working with undergraduate and graduate students from diverse backgrounds. Native or near-native fluency in Cherokee and English is required.

Please submit a CV, cover letter, names of 3 recommenders, and sample syllabus or materials from courses taught. Applications received by ​April 23, 2024 will receive full consideration.

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas-an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.

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1316 Campus Drive
Campus Box 90091
Durham, NC 27708