CAREER

Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary

Overview

Salary Median (2020)

$89,220

Projected Job Growth (2019-2029)

+4.4% (slower than the average)

Most Common Level of Education

Doctoral or professional degree

Career

What Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary Do

Teach courses in anthropology or archeology. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

Other Job Titles Anthropology and Archeology Teachers, Postsecondary May Have

Adjunct Instructor, Anthropology Instructor, Anthropology Professor, Archaeology Professor, Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Cultural Anthropology Professor, Instructor, Lecturer, Professor

Tasks & Responsibilities May Include

  • Conduct research in a particular field of knowledge and present findings in professional journals, books, electronic media, or at professional conferences.
  • Keep abreast of developments in the field by reading current literature, talking with colleagues, and participating in professional conferences.
  • Prepare and deliver lectures to undergraduate or graduate students on topics such as research methods, urban anthropology, and language and culture.
  • Initiate, facilitate, and moderate classroom discussions.
  • Evaluate and grade students' class work, assignments, and papers.

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