Date:  April 15, 2019

The Department of Anthropology seeks applicants for Sessional Summer appointment. Salary depends on rank and experience.  Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in Anthropology or Archaeology or have been advanced to full candidacy by the application deadline (April 29, 2019). Ph.D. candidates at UBC must have the authorization of the Faculty of Graduate Studies to teach as sessional instructors. The settlement of any outstanding fees may be a precondition for such authorization.

Appointment is subject to budgetary funding and a minimum enrolment of 35 students is normally required by the Faculty of Arts; courses with enrolments below that number may be cancelled.

For up to date schedule information, please check:

Anth 217 Culture and Communications (Package B – Anthropology), 3 credits

June session:  June 8 – July 8, 2019


Please ensure that you send your applications to    

Applications must include a current CV, a course outline and reading list for each proposed course, and the names, addresses, and phone numbers of three referees.


The deadline for submitting applications: Monday April 29, 2019.

Completed applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis starting on that date and continuing until the position is filled.

All positions are subject to availability of funds and will be governed by UBC’s “Agreement on Conditions of Appointment for Sessional Faculty Members.” (


Equity and diversity are essential to academic excellence. An open and diverse community fosters the inclusion of voices that have been underrepresented or discouraged. We encourage applications from members of groups that have been marginalized on any grounds enumerated under the B.C. Human Rights Code, including sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, racialization, disability, political belief, religion, marital or family status, age, and/or status as a First Nation, Métis, Inuit, or Indigenous person.  All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

(Posted by EGAsuncion)