Postdoctoral Fellow

The Department of Anthropology at the University of Illinois at Chicago invites applicants for a full-time, one-year position as a Postdoctoral Fellow, renewable up to two years. Candidates should have the PhD in hand or have defended by the start date of August 16, 2018. Candidates will work on two ancient DNA projects and teach one course per semester. To apply please send a cover letter, CV and the names and contact information for three references to Dr. Sloan Williams ( For additional information about the department, go to University of Illinois at Chicago is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer, dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching in a multicultural environment. We strongly encourage applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and covered veterans. The University may conduct background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer. Background checks will be conducted in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.