The Department of Anthropology at The Pennsylvania State University (http://anth.la.psu.edu/) is seeking applications for a postdoctoral scholar to join a collaborative research project investigating the effects of mobility and physical activity on human postcranial skeletal variation. This postdoc position is part of an NSF-funded collaborative project (https://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward?AWD_ID=1719187).
Candidates for this position should have experience with current methods used to quantify trabecular and cortical bone structure as well as techniques used in microCT imaging, processing, and analysis. Experience with software packages such as Avizo, ImageJ, and R preferred but not required. The anticipated start date for the position is Fall 2017, but is negotiable. The position will last one year with an opportunity of renewal for a second year. Qualified candidate must hold a Ph.D. degree or have completed all of the requirements for a Ph.D. by the time of appointment. Please direct questions regarding this postdoctoral opportunity to Tim Ryan ([email protected]).
To apply for this position, submit 1) a cover letter, 2) your CV, 3) the names and contact information of three people who can be contacted for letters of reference, and 4) up to three of your publications. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Apply online at https://psu.jobs/job/73234
CAMPUS SECURITY CRIME STATISTICS: For more about safety at Penn State, and to review the Annual Security Report which contains information about crime statistics and other safety and security matters, please go to http://www.police.psu.edu/clery/, which will also provide you with detail on how to request a hard copy of the Annual Security Report.
Penn State is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
Copyright © 2017 American Association of Physical Anthropologists.
Site programming and administration: Ed Hagen, Department of Anthropology, Washington State University