Job Title-Postdoctoral Fellowship
Institution-University of Calgary
Funded by SSHRC
Department - Anthropology and Archaeology
Location- 2500 University Dr NW, Calgary, AB T2N 1N4
Start Date- August 15, 2017
End Date- August 14, 2019
Salary (Including benefits): Year1: $41,000 Year2: $42,000
Supervisor-Dr. Julio Mercader Florin
Theme: Petrographic analysis in archaeology: lithics, and soil micromorphology.
Challenges: Issues of provenance, characterization, and taphonomy. Novel applications to residue analysis and use-wear welcome.
Qualifications: • A PhD and expertise in one or more of these areas: 1) Geo-archaeology, 2) Paleosols, 3) Use-wear analysis • research proposed in the Postdoctoral Fellowship application must be distinct from, or add to the application’s doctoral thesis • not hold a tenure or tenure-track faculty position • not have already received a postdoctoral award from SSHRC, NSERC, or CIHR • be motivated and organized self-starter, who can work with minimum supervision in a laboratory environment • be able to supervise and educate less-experienced co-workers and work effectively in a team • have excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
Additional Information • Successful candidates will be subject to standard pre-employment screening including right-to-work, proof of identity and references • The University of Calgary as well as SSHRC are equal opportunity employers, therefore candidates will be chosen through open competition regardless of their age, disability, gender, race, national origin, religion, or sexual orientation
Application Details • Applicants should submit their curriculum vitae, cover letter, and contact information for three referees. Short-listed applicants will be required to provide two letters of recommendation. Please submit application packages to Sara Hormozinejad ([email protected]).
Application Deadline March 31, 2017
Copyright © 2017 American Association of Physical Anthropologists.
Site programming and administration: Ed Hagen, Department of Anthropology, Washington State University