Part-Time Faculty Pool
The Department of Anthropology at California State University, Fullerton, invites qualified candidates to apply to teach courses on a part-time basis.
Among the courses to be staffed are:
- Anth 100 Non-Western Cultures and the Western Tradition
- Anth 101 Introduction to Biological Anthropology
- Anth 102 Introduction to Cultural Anthropology
- Anth 103 Introduction to Archaeology
- Anth 300 Language and Culture
- Anth 301 Primate Behavior
- Anth 304 Traditional Cultures of the World
- Anth 305 Anthropology of Religion
- Anth 306 Comparative Aesthetics and Symbolism
- Anth 310 Urban Anthropology
- Anth 311 Culture and Communication
- Anth 313 Culture and Personality
- Anth 315 Culture and Nutrition
- Anth 332 Women in Cross-Cultural Perspective
- Anth 464 (Special Course) Archaeological Collections, Management, and Research
- Anth 491 Internship in Anthropology
A description of the department, the courses, and sample syllabi can be found on the department's web site: http://anthro.fullerton.edu.
M.A. in Anthropology; preference given to doctorally trained candidates.
A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.
Rank and Salary
All part-time faculty appointments are made as Lecturers, under the terms of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the CSU system and the California Faculty Association. Initial appointments are for one semester only. Salaries vary depending upon qualifications and experience. Typical starting salaries for part-time faculty wirh an M.A. is $4783 per semester for a three unit course. For a description of potential university benefits, go to http://hr.fullerton.edu/documents/benefits/Faculty_Unit_3.pdf
The fall term begins in late August and ends in mid-December; the spring term runs from the end of January through the end of May. Opportunities for teaching during the summer session may also be available.
Part-time lecturers are evaluated annually to assess teaching performance and currency in the field. Reviews are based upon student ratings of instruction, quality of course materials, in-class observations made by the department chair or a personnel committee member, and evidence of currency in the field.
Job Control Number
Please send a letter of interest, a CV, and three letters of recommendation to:
Coordinator, Division of Anthropology
P.O. Box 6846
California State University, Fullerton
Fullerton, CA 92834-6846
Phone: (657) 278-3626
In addition, please complete an Applicant Data Flow Form via secured website: https://hr.fullerton.edu/appdataflow and enter the Job Control Number listed above.
Application materials are reviewed on an on-going basis.
The person holding this position is considered a ‘mandated reporter’ under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.
California State University Fullerton celebrates all forms of diversity and is deeply committed to fostering an inclusive environment within which students, staff, administrators and faculty thrive. Individuals interested in advancing the University’s strategic diversity goals are strongly encouraged to apply. EEO employer. Reasonable accommodations will be provided for qualified applicants with disabilities who self-disclose.