Dental Anthropology Job Announcement

Calling all dental anthropologists hunting for a tenure track position: There is an opening at the University of Arkansas for a biological anthropologist, specifically with a dental focus. More details provided below:

Job opening for Biological Anthropologist

The Department of Anthropology in the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Arkansas invites applications for a tenure-track position as Assistant Professor in Biological Anthropology. The anticipated start date is August 2019. Responsibilities will include directorship of the successful pre-dental advising program for the university and teaching graduate- and undergraduate-level courses, including dental science.

Candidates whose research program includes dental or craniodental studies that complement historical departmental strengths in bioarcheology and forensics as well as existing strengths in paleoanthropology and functional morphology will be given preference.


Completed applications received by 15 January 2019 will be assured full consideration. Late applications will be reviewed as necessary to fill the position. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.




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Working Title

Assistant Professor of Anthropology





Required Documents

Curriculum VitaeCover Letter/Letter of Application List of three Professional References (name, title, email address and contact number)

Optional Documents

Proof of Veterans Status


All application materials must be uploaded to the University of Arkansas employment system at Please do not send to listed recruitment contact.