Ohio University-Archaeobotanist

The Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Ohio University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Anthropology in the area of Archaeobotany of North America, specializing in food, domestication, indigenous societies, and diet in the Ohio region.

The successful candidate will teach upper-division courses on archaeobotany, ethnobotany, prehistoric human diet, origins of food production, archaeological and archaeobotanical laboratory methods, and prehistoric human landscape modification, as well as introductory anthropology courses. The successful candidate will also carry primary responsibility for the summer Field School in Ohio Archaeology. Anthropology faculty teach two courses per semester.

This position contributes to the new interdisciplinary curriculum on Food Studies at Ohio University: http://www.ohio.edu/cas/undergrad/themes/food-studies/. Apply online here: http://www.ohiouniversityjobs.com/postings/9966. Review of applications will begin on Sept. 1, 2014. Please direct questions to Search Committee Chair Haley Duschinski, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..