Society for Psychological Anthropology

Job Alert: Lecturer in Medical Anthropology

Dear SPA Colleagues and Affiliates:
You may find the following message from Professor Rebecca Lester relevant: 

Dear Colleagues,

I’m excited to announce that the Department of Anthropology at the Washington University seeks two teaching-track lecturers in Medical Anthropology. Successful candidates will have teaching interests in Medical Anthropology and/or Global Health that complement current faculty. Duties will normally include teaching three courses per semester with additional service duties as assigned. Ability to teach a lower division survey of Medical Anthropology is required.


Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Anthropology or a cognate discipline, and the degree must be in hand by time of appointment.

Application Instructions

Applications should consist of a curriculum vitae, a cover letter describing ongoing research and teaching interests, and the names and contact information of three referees. Candidates should describe the courses that they are able to teach. All application materials should be submitted via Interfolio at Applications will be considered as they are received until the search is concluded.


Rebecca Lester, PhD, MSW, LCSW
Chair and Professor of Anthropology
Washington University in St. Louis
Saint Louis, MO 63130