Current Job Posting
Department of Anthropology McMaster University – Contractually Limited Appointment
Please see the following link for details http://www.mcmaster.ca/vpacademic/Physical-Anthro-CLA-March2013.html
CURATOR, PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY Smithsonian Institution
Department of Anthropology National Museum of Natural History
The Department of Anthropology at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of
Natural History is seeking a physical anthropology curator who will conduct
scholarly and scientific research in physical anthropology, with an emphasis
on human skeletal biology, including the study of skeletal remains in
archeological contexts, paleoanthropology, morphology, evolution, and/or
other areas pertinent to developing and investigating museum skeletal
The successful candidate will develop research based on Smithsonian
collections, expand collections use and build collections, in addition to
conducting research on human skeletal remains in museum collections and
on those recovered from archeological and/or paleontological contexts.
Research will investigate novel research questions using innovative
methodologies while also addressing major research themes within
anthropology. Curators are expected to regularly publish scholarly
manuscripts in reviewed journals and to seek external funding via grants and
other funding sources.
This position will be offered as a four-year Federal term position, which is
comparable to a tenure-track position, and the position will be filled at the
GS-12 level. The museum’s authorized salary range for this position at this
time is $74,872-$79,864 per year. U.S. citizenship is required. College
transcripts and proof of U.S. accreditation for foreign study must be
submitted online by the closing date of announcement or your
application will be disqualified. Please see announcement number
13AJW-298238-DEU-NMNH at www.sihr.si.edu or www.usajobs.gov for
details about the application process for this position. All supporting
documentation must be received online by March 21, 2013 and must
reference the announcement number. Applicants will be notified by email
when their applications are received. To learn more about the Department of
Anthropology, please view our website: www.anthropology.si.edu
Research Associate – The George Washington University Department of Anthropology announces
a Research Associate position in the Center for the Advanced Study of
Hominid Paleobiology (CASHP). https://www.gwu.jobs/postings/14063
Anthropology – Human Evolutionary Biology – Physiologist
Stony Brook University
As an appointment in an interdepartmental initiative in Human Evolutionary Biology, Stony Brook University invites applications for a tenure-track position in the Department of Anthropology at the level of Assistant Professor, beginning Spring 2014. The successful candidate for this position will have an outstanding research program, a commitment to excellence in teaching and will participate in a new interdepartmental university initiative in Human Evolutionary Biology, an undergraduate major jointly offered by the Departments of Anthropology and Ecology & Evolution.
The Department of Anthropology seeks a Physiologist with an evolutionary perspective. Research area may include, but is not limited to, behavioral endocrinology/genetics, musculoskeletal physiology, digestive physiology or sensory physiology/ecology. The successful candidate will teach an undergraduate course on the physiology of human behavior for the Human Evolutionary Biology major and develop advanced courses in his/her area of expertise. The candidate will be expected to secure external research funding, and play an active role in our highly ranked graduate programs. Applicants must have a Ph.D. by the starting date and a strong publication record.
Applicants should apply via AcademicJobsOnline.Org http://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/2572. Applications should include a cover letter stating research and teaching interests, curriculum vitae, up to three examples of publications, and three reference letters (to be submitted by the reference writers through AcademicJobsOnline.Org). Applications should be addressed to the Physiology Search Committee, Department of Anthropology, Stony Brook University, SBS Bldg. S-501, Circle Rd, Stony Brook, NY 11794-4364, USA. For full consideration applications and letters of reference should be submitted by March 30, 2013. Questions about the search should be directed to the Physiology Search Committee at <email@example.com>. Stony Brook University is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer.