Emory University Atlanta, GA: Tenure-Track Assistant Professor - Biological Anthropology

Submitted 12 September 2014 by Shirley A Sabo

EMORY UNIVERSITY DEPARTMENT OF ANTHROPOLOGY Tenure-Track Assistant Professor

Emory University Department of Anthropology invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position in Biological Anthropology. We seek a scientifically-oriented anthropologist pursuing theoretically rigorous study of behavior and ecology of free-ranging non-human primates. The ideal candidate will have an established field research program that will provide research opportunities for both the candidate and future graduate students. Candidates must hold a doctoral degree, have a strong research record, and be committed to quality teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate level. Candidates also must be able and willing to regularly teach an introductory ...

College of Charleston: Professor and Department Chair, Sociology and Anthropology

Submitted 11 September 2014 by Missy Page

The Department of Sociology and Anthropology in the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at the College of Charleston invites applications for the position of Department Chair. Candidates must demonstrate a commitment to collaborative leadership in a joint sociology and anthropology department that values quality teaching and research. A Ph.D. in Sociology or Anthropology is required; however, research and teaching areas are open. A strong external candidate should demonstrate administrative experience and be eligible for appointment at the rank of professor with tenure. In addition, the successful candidate should demonstrate excellence in teaching, research and professional development, and service ...

Arizona State University: Postdoctoral Research Associate (JobID 10865)

Submitted 10 September 2014 by Lindsay Mullen

The Institute of Human Origins (IHO), a research center of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences in the School of Human Evolution and Social Change, invites applications for a Postdoctoral Research Associate position to support a multi-year, transdisciplinary research grant, “Evolutionary Foundation of Human Uniqueness: Recovering Patterns of Cognition, Cumulative Culture, and Cooperation,” from the John Templeton Foundation. Anticipated start date is November 2014.

This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), benefits-eligible, year-to-year appointment. Renewal is possible on an annual basis contingent upon satisfactory performance, the continued availability of funding, and the needs of the program. For additional information ...

Arizona State University: Postdoctoral Research Associate

Submitted 10 September 2014 by Lindsay Mullen

The Institute of Human Origins (IHO), a research center of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences in the School of Human Evolution and Social Change, invites applications for a Postdoctoral Research Associate position to support a multi-year, transdisciplinary research grant, “Evolutionary Foundation of Human Uniqueness: Recovering Patterns of Cognition, Cumulative Culture, and Cooperation,” from the John Templeton Foundation. Anticipated start date is November 2014, but a later start date up through January 2015 may be possible.

This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), benefits-eligible, year-to-year appointment. Renewal is possible on an annual basis contingent upon satisfactory performance, the continued ...

Arizona State University: Post doc position at ASU for examining cooperation among Turkana (Job #10886)

Submitted 10 September 2014 by Sarah Mathew

The Institute of Human Origins (IHO), a research center of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences in the School of Human Evolution and Social Change, invites applications for a Postdoctoral Research Associate position to support a multi-year, transdisciplinary research grant, “Evolutionary Foundation of Human Uniqueness: Recovering Patterns of Cognition, Cumulative Culture, and Cooperation,” from the John Templeton Foundation. Anticipated start date is November 2014, but a later start date up through January 2015 may be possible.

This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), benefits-eligible, year-to-year appointment. Renewal is possible on an annual basis contingent upon satisfactory performance, the continued ...

University of Rhode Island: Multicultural Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Genetics

Submitted 10 September 2014 by Ed Hagen

Multicultural Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Genetics The Department of Biological Sciences in the College of the Environment and Life Sciences at the University of Rhode Island is seeking a Multicultural Post-Doctoral Fellow with expertise in genetics and a commitment to bringing multicultural perspectives to the curriculum, department, college, and university. The appointment is for the 2015-2016 calendar year. Subject to a favorable review of teaching and scholarly activities, the Fellow may be provided with an opportunity to transition into a full-time, tenure-track faculty position. The Fellow will contribute to teaching undergraduate and/or graduate courses in genetics or related subjects each ...

George Washington University: Assistant or Associate Professor

Submitted 10 September 2014 by Charlotte Krohn

The George Washington University invites applications for a tenure-track/tenured (i.e., Assistant/Associate Professor-level) position in Hominid Paleobiology in the Department of Anthropology, to begin August 1, 2015. We seek candidates that complement the current strengths of the faculty in the Center for the Advanced Study of Hominid Paleobiology (http://cashp.columbian.gwu.edu).

Essential qualifications: 1) research that focuses on analyzing the morphology of the fossil evidence relevant to human evolution, 2) excellence in research and teaching as demonstrated by publications and course evaluations, 3) an active field and/or laboratory program, 4) evidence of the demonstrated ability ...

University of Wisconsin-Madison: University of Wisconsin-Madison postdoctoral position in the Molecular Archaeology Group

Submitted 5 September 2014 by Ed Hagen

A postdoctoral position is available in the Molecular Archaeology Group (MAG) at the University of Wisconsin-Madison through the Biotechnology Center

http://www.biotech.wisc.edu/research/mag

The MAG is an exciting inter-disciplinary initiative, that includes microbiologists, archaeologists, geographers, biogeochemists, soil scientists, and evolutionary biologists coordinated by Drs. William Aylward and Mike Sussman. The MAG’s overall research is focused on the analysis of ancient biomolecules from archaeological specimens.

We seek a candidate with experience extracting and characterizing DNA from archaeological materials. The successful candidate will manage our newly constructed ancient DNA laboratory. Depending on their experience and interests, they ...

University of West Georgia: University of West Georgia tenure-track position

Submitted 5 September 2014 by Ed Hagen

The Department of Anthropology at the University of West Georgia invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level, beginning August 2015. Ph.D. in Anthropology and at least one semester of college teaching experience are required. Will maintain an active research agenda and teach courses, including Introduction to Anthropology (4-subfield), Physical/Biological Anthropology, forensic anthropology, courses in area of specialty, and direct a forensic anthropology laboratory.

Review of applications will begin immediately. Applications postmarked by 1 December 2014 will receive full consideration. Send letter of application with a statement of qualifications and interests, vitae, and the names ...

Lincoln Memorial University: Lincoln Memorial University Instructional Faculty, Anatomy

Submitted 5 September 2014 by Ed Hagen

College of Osteopathic Medicine (338). Lincoln Memorial University invites applications for the full-time position of Assistant/Associate Professor of Anatomy. The Assistant/Associate Professor of Anatomy shall have the primary responsibility of the teaching function and shall be held accountable for the teaching obligations as it contributes to the attainment of the mission of the University, the College, and the Department.

Qualifications; Required: Ph.D. in an appropriate discipline or equivalent professional preparation. Review of applications will begin immediately. Applicants should submit an LMU application for employment, a cover letter addressing qualifications for the position, resume with contact information for ...

University of Toronto Scarborough: University of Toronto Scarborough Tenure stream appointment in Anthropology - Behavioural Primatology

Submitted 5 September 2014 by Ed Hagen

Reference #1401703. The Department of Anthropology at the University of Toronto Scarborough invites applications for a tenure-stream appointment in Behavioural Primatology. This appointment will be at the rank of Assistant Professor and will commence July 1, 2015 or shortly thereafter.

Candidates must have a PhD in Anthropology by the date of appointment or shortly thereafter. Those whose research includes active fieldwork on nonhuman primate behaviour as a primary component of their research program will be considered. Geographic area, species of interest, and topic of research focus are open. Candidates must also have a record of excellence in research in order ...

University of Massachusetts: University of Massachusetts seeks a Biological Anthropologist with a research focus in primatology

Submitted 5 September 2014 by Ed Hagen

The Department of Anthropology at University of Massachusetts seeks a Biological Anthropologist with a research focus in primatology, at the Assistant Professor level starting Fall 2015. PhD required in Anthropology or closely related field at time of appointment. The successful candidate will have a field-based evolutionary ecology perspective focused on the behavior and/or comparative morphology of extant primates, strong record of publication and sponsored research, and a record of teaching excellence. Geographic area is open, but a preference exists for someone with a research focus on African catarrhines. An interest in conservation and the relationships between primate communities and ...

University of New Mexico: University of New Mexico tenure-track faculty position in Evolutionary Anthropology

Submitted 5 September 2014 by Ed Hagen

The UNM Department of Anthropology invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in Evolutionary Anthropology at the level of probationary assistant professor. We seek a STEM-based scientist with expertise in contemporary humans who can complement a three-subfield department (including ethnology and archaeology) with national recognition for scholarship and graduate training.

Minimum Qualifications:

Earned PhD by time of application in Anthropology (or related field) with emphasis in Evolutionary, Biological, or Physical Anthropology Research expertise in contemporary humans related to one or more of the following: behavioral ecology, life history, demography, epidemiology, or computational/mathematical modeling Evidence of peer-reviewed publications and recent ...

The California State University, Northridge: The California State University Northridge tenure track position

Submitted 5 September 2014 by Ed Hagen

The California State University, Northridge Department of Anthropology seeks to hire a 3-field-trained (archaeology, biological, socio-cultural) anthropologist who studies the interface of culture and human biology in either modern or archaeological human populations. Specific areas of interest can include: some aspect of human biocultural evolution; biocultural adaptation to environmental or culture change; the causes and consequences of disease or physical violence in ancient or modern populations; past or contemporary patterns of health, nutrition, diet, and/or reproduction. Geographic area of research is open, but preference will be given to candidates who work in the Americas. The successful candidate will complement ...

University of Calgary: Postdoctoral Scholar in Primatology Department of Anthropology and Archaeology, University of Calgary

Submitted 5 September 2014 by Ed Hagen

We seek a Postdoctoral Scholar for a two-year position to begin in early 2015. The position is funded by the University of Calgary, the Department of Anthropology and Archaeology, and grant funds from the main supervisor, Dr. Linda Fedigan.

The Department of Anthropology and Archaeology is the home of four full-time faculty primatologists and their research teams with long-term field projects in Belize, Costa Rica, Ghana and Madagascar. Our collaborative objective is to create synergies and new insights from comparative analyses of our datasets. To that end, we have developed an integrated database as part of the PACE project (Primates ...

University at Buffalo (SUNY): University at Buffalo (SUNY) tenure-track Assistant Professor in Metagenomics

Submitted 5 September 2014 by Ed Hagen

The Department of Biological Sciences at the University at Buffalo (SUNY) is seeking outstanding applicants for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the broad field of Metagenomics. We seek individuals using cutting-edge technologies to address fundamental biological questions in functional, computational or evolutionary metagenomic research.

http://www.biology.buffalo.edu

The Department of Biological Sciences is the major focal point for interdisciplinary research and education in life sciences at the University at Buffalo (UB). The University at Buffalo (UB) is the largest and most comprehensive campus in the State University of New York system. Opportunities for interdisciplinary interactions within UB ...

Ohio University: Ohio University tenure-track Assistant Professor of Anthropology in biological anthropology

Submitted 5 September 2014 by Ed Hagen

The Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Ohio University invites applications for a tenure‐track Assistant Professor of Anthropology in biological anthropology beginning in August 2015. We are interested in candidates with research and teaching specialization in human evolution, human diversity, and/or primate behavior and conservation. The specific research area is open.

Ideal candidates will demonstrate an active and innovative research program and will be committed to excellence in undergraduate teaching. The successful candidate will be expected to teach upper‐level courses in Human Evolution and their areas of expertise, as well as Introduction to Biological Anthropology. Anthropology faculty ...

Central Washington University: Central Washington University tenure-track assistant professor for biological anthropology

Submitted 5 September 2014 by Ed Hagen

The Department of Anthropology and Museum Studies, in the College of the Sciences at Central Washington University, Ellensburg, Washington invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track assistant professor for biological anthropology, beginning Fall Quarter 2015.

The successful candidate will have expertise in paleoanthropology and/or human osteology. The new faculty member will participate in an interdisciplinary Forensics Certificate program currently under development. He or she will also be responsible for continuing several aspects of our existing curriculum such as: undergraduate classes on fossil humans, comparative skeletal analysis and primate evolution, General Education classes in biological anthropology, graduate courses and thesis advancement ...

University of Toronto Mississauga: University of Toronto Mississauga tenure-stream position in biological anthropology

Submitted 5 September 2014 by Ed Hagen

The Department of Anthropology at the University of Toronto Mississauga invites applications for a tenure-stream position in biological anthropology with a focus on health, at the rank of Assistant Professor, beginning July 1, 2015. Relevant specialties may include human physiology, growth and development (including childhood and aging), human diversity, nutrition, epidemiology, public health and global health (including environmental health).

For more information and to apply, please visit http://www.utm.utoronto.ca/anthropology/jobs/academic-jobs. Deadline to apply is Sept. 17, 2014.

The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from visible ...

University of Texas at Austin: University of Texas at Austin seeks a biological anthropologist

Submitted 5 September 2014 by Ed Hagen

The Department of Anthropology at the University of Texas at Austin seeks a biological anthropologist for a new position at the level of Associate or Full Professor specializing in nonhuman primate and/or human socioendocrinology or nutritional ecology. Candidates with ongoing field and laboratory research programs are encouraged to apply. The successful candidate's research interests will complement existing strengths of the UT Austin biological anthropology program, which emphasizes an evolutionary perspective, and will fit comfortably among other anthropologists in a strong, multidisciplinary department.

The selected candidate will be expected to teach both undergraduate and graduate courses, develop a strong ...

University of Missouri: Postdoctoral Fellow Department of Anthropology, University of Missouri

Submitted 5 September 2014 by Ed Hagen

The Department of Anthropology at the University of Missouri invites applications for a postdoctoral fellow in evolutionary anthropology.

We are looking for candidates that can help develop Dr. Napoleon Chagnon’s long-term ethnographic field data with the Yanomamö into significant scholarly contributions and who can form linkages to other current faculty (anthropology.missouri.edu). This position will also help make the Yanomamö database publically available through the University of Michigan’s Institute for Social Research. Preferred skills and interests include bioinformatics, statistics, and demography. Job duties include data management and analysis of large-scale, demographic databases. Candidates should have PhD in ...

WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY IN ST. LOUIS,: Washington University Assistant or Associate Professor level Paleoanthropology

Submitted 2 September 2014 by Ed Hagen

We invite applications for a tenure-track appointment in Biological/Physical Anthropology to begin in fall 2015, at the Assistant or Associate Professor level.  We seek an anthropologist with a research specialization in Paleoanthropology, with an emphasis on the paleobiology of the human lineage (including Australopithecus sensu lato and Homo). The successful candidate will be an individual with expertise that involves analyzing aspects of the human paleontological record, in its Paleolithic and paleoecological context, to understand changes in human biology and behavior through human evolution.  The individual should have appropriate training and skills in the relevant areas of human anatomy and ...

University of California, Riverside: University of California, Riverside tenure-track position in biological anthropology

Submitted 29 August 2014 by Ed Hagen

University of California, Riverside, Department of Anthropology invites applications for a tenure-track position in biological anthropology beginning July 1, 2015. We seek applications from candidates whose research and teaching interests focus on past human populations, especially in bioarchaeology concerned with health issues resulting from class, gender, or ethnic differences through the study of osteological remains, both in their burial and lived contexts. The ideal candidate’s research and teaching should interface with one or more of the areas of departmental strength. The successful candidate will be expected to teach lower-division as well as upper-division and graduate courses in her or ...

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