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Director for the Museum of Anthropological Archaeology

The University of Michigan is searching for a Director for the Museum of Anthropological Archaeology.  The successful candidate will be appointed as Director of UMMAA and is expected to be an outstanding scholar and teacher with a distinguished record of research excellence in anthropological archaeology. Geographic area and specialty are open, but individuals with interests and skills that complement the current faculty are especially encouraged to apply.

Application review will begin October 15, 2016. Applicants should send a cover letter describing their qualifications for and interest in the position, a curriculum vitae, and the names and addresses of three references. Applications may be submitted here.

The UMMAA Director Search Committee is comprised of the following individuals:

Susan  Alcock, Professor of Archaeology and Classics, Department of Classical Studies

Robin Beck, Associate Professor of Anthropology and Associate Curator, Museum of Anthropological Archaeology

Bree Doering, Graduate Student, Anthropology

Sharon C Herbert, Professor of Classical Archaeology and Greek, Department of Classical Studies

Laura  MacLatchy, Professor of Anthropology and Research Scientist, Museum of Paleontology

Joyce Marcus, Professor of Anthropology and Curator, Museum of Anthropological Archaeology

Diarmaid O'Foighil, Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Chair, Curator, Museum of Zoology and Chair, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

*James Penner-Hahn, Professor of Chemistry and Biophysics, Associate Dean and Interim Director, Museum of Anthropological Archaeology

Andrew Shryock, Professor of Anthropology and Chair, Department of Anthropology