Assistant Professor of Anthropological Genetics – Yale University

Yale University, Department of Anthropology anticipates making a tenure-track appointment in anthropological genetics at the starting assistant professor level, beginning on July 1, 2016. Priority will be given to candidates with demonstrated research interests in genetic approaches to issues in the evolution of human and/or nonhuman primates. Appropriate fields include, but are not restricted to, the genetics of nonhuman primate behavior and ecology; genomic variation, including that associated with disease risk; epigenetics and the genotype-phenotype linkage in human and nonhuman primates; and the reconstruction of population histories, dispersal patterns, and modern human origins. Candidates who combine laboratory and field based research are preferred. Yale University is an Affirmative Action Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications from women, members of underrepresented groups, protected veterans, and persons with disabilities are particularly welcomed.

Applications, should be received by October 1, 2015 and should include curriculum vitae, statement of research and teaching interests, and names and contact information of three references. Letters of recommendation or copies of publications are not required at this stage. Review of applications will begin September 15, 2015. Application material should be uploaded as individual PDF files using InterFolio: