Postdoctoral Research Associate

The Biocultural Anthropology Lab at Washington State University is looking for a postdoc interested conducting interdisciplinary research at the intersection of human milk, microbiomes, child development, and maternal-infant health.

Required Qualifications: PhD at time of hire. The candidate must have demonstrable skills in oral and written communication (including a strong publication record). A background in one of the following is required: 1) evolutionary social science, 2) milk composition, 3) microbiome, 4) quantitative analyses, and 5) infant and child development. Highly desired skills include strong analytical skills (especially in R). Preferred Qualifications: The ideal candidate will be skilled at working both as an independent researcher and as part of a research team. Engagement in interdisciplinary research and bioinformatics skills are also desirable. For more information visit: