Warning: You are not logged in. Your IP address will be publicly visible if you make any edits. If you log in or create an account, your edits will be attributed to your username, along with other benefits. Anti-spam check. Do not fill this in!==[http://careercenter.aaanet.org/jobs#/detail/3487114 University of Pittsburgh]== (this one is advertised as a cultural job with a specific focus on language and culture) Postion: The University of Pittsburgh Department of Anthropology seeks to fill a tenure-stream Assistant Professor position in cultural anthropology. Candidates' research must comprise the study of language and culture, broadly defined, and complement existing strengths in the department and in international studies at the University. The successful candidate will be expected to teach graduate and undergraduate courses, pursue an active program of field research, and contribute to existing programmatic strengths. The appointment will begin in September, 2011, and candidates should anticipate having received the PhD by that time. Due: For full consideration, applications must be received by October 20, 2010. Women and minorities are especially encouraged to apply. The University of Pittsburgh is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer. *Request for letters and AAA interview (11/5) *Writing sample requested email (12/6) *A=I'm not actually sure what was requested was for this position. I also received the email on 12/6 and, after discussing it with my adviser, realized that this person often requests conference papers and materials. He has done so throughout the years regardless of a search in the department. So, does anyone have actual confirmation that it was for this position? *Also know someone who was also requested a conference paper on 12/6 from a senior professor in the dept. Unclear whether it was for search. * Following a AAA interview I received a request on 12/7 for my AAA paper from the Anthro dept. secretary on behalf of a senior member of the Pitt faculty. I wrote to the SC chair to clarify and I was told it is unrelated to the search. * campus visit scheduled * offer accepted (3/22) * Pittsburgh once again hiring a cultural anthropologist when they would do better with a linguistic anthropologist in the position. Will they ever learn? Summary: Please note that all contributions to the Academic Jobs Wiki are considered to be released under the CC-BY-SA Cancel Editing help (opens in new window) Retrieved from "https://academicjobs.wikia.org/wiki/Linguistic_Anthropology_2010-2011"