Postdoctoral Associate: Primate Morphological Integration

The Department of Anthropology, SUNY Buffalo invites applications for a Postdoctoral Associate to join the Buffalo Human Evolutionary Morphology Laboratory (BHEML), under the supervision of Dr. Noreen von Cramon-Taubadel (PI). The position is funded via the NSF-sponsored project titled “An integrative analysis of the primate skeleton.” This project involves 3D structured light scanning of skeletal elements for large samples of anthropoid taxa, geometric morphometrics and integration analyses, and evolutionary modelling. Candidates with a strong background in comparative primate morphology, morphological integration and modularity, geometric morphometrics, and quantitative evolutionary methods are encouraged to apply. Applicants should hold a Ph.D. in biological anthropology or a related field by the time of appointment. The position is available for one year with extension possible up to two years.

To apply, please submit a CV, contact details for three referees, and a cover letter describing your suitability for the position to UB Jobs. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until filled. To receive full consideration, please apply by November 16th 2018. The start date for this position is flexible, but no later than September 1st 2019.

Salary will be US$48,000 per annum plus benefits. Informal inquiries should be directed to Noreen von Cramon-Taubadel (

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