Postdoctoral Associate in Reproductive Ecology

The Department of Anthropology at Yale University invites applications for a full-time, two-year Postdoctoral Associate position in Reproductive Ecology commencing June 1, 2017.

The successful applicant will work in collaboration with Professor Claudia Valeggia and the Yale Reproductive Ecology Research Group on several laboratory-based research projects that address the endocrinology of life history transitions in human and non-human primates. This position also involves a teaching component. The postdoctoral associate will organize and teach two undergraduate lab-based courses and will train and mentor graduate students in assay techniques. A Ph.D. degree in anthropology, demography, human biology, public health, or related fields at the time of appointment is required. Laboratory experience in endocrinology or a related area is also expected.

Review of applicants will begin on March 31, 2017.
Salary will be based on experience and qualifications. Please see the following link for Yale Postdoctoral Associate salaries and policies (

Please send applications to Dr. Valeggia at and provide the following documents as attachments:
• A one-page cover letter
• Curriculum vitae
• Names and contact information of three references
• A 1-2 page research experience and future goals statement

Information about Yale Department of Anthropology and the Yale Reproductive Ecology Research Group is available at and Yale University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.