James Arthur Postdoctoral Fellow, Evolution of the Human Brain

The American Museum of Natural History invites applications for a full-time, benefited position as the James Arthur Postdoctoral Fellow. The successful applicant will conduct collaborative research on human brain evolution, including research using comparative approaches or examining the human fossil record related to our understanding of brain evolution. Preference will be given to applicants who have demonstrated their ability to conduct and publish their research, and who have completed a Ph.D. Appointment will begin September 1, 2015. Evaluation of candidates will begin May 15 and continue until the position is filled. The application should include a cover letter, CV, and names of three people who can be contacted for letters of reference. Please email applications, and direct any questions about the position, to Brian Richmond at brichmond@amnh.org (212-769-5885).

The American Museum of Natural History is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.