College Anthropology and Archeology Teachers
On the Job
College Anthropology and Archeology teachers teach college-level courses in anthropology and archeology. They may conduct research.
Typical Work Tasks
People who work in this career often:
- Guide class discussions.
- Teach social science courses at the college level.
- Develop instructional materials.
- Maintain student records.
- Write articles, books or other original materials in area of expertise.
- Write grant proposals.
- Write reports or evaluations.
- Plan community programs or activities for the general public.
- Compile specialized bibliographies or lists of materials.
- Conduct anthropological or archaeological research.
Typical Working Conditions
- Using e-mail.
- Freedom to make decisions without supervision.
- Working indoors in environmentally controlled conditions.
- The freedom to determine tasks, priorities, and goals.
- High levels of competition.
- Coordinating or leading others.
- Meeting strict deadlines.
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