Paleoanthropology/skeletal biology

The Department of Anthropology, Stony Brook University, seeks an individual whose research focuses on paleoanthropology and/or skeletal biology to fill a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level. We seek to deliver an expanded undergraduate curriculum, to strengthen the graduate program, and to further strengthen synergistic relations with other departments and institutes on campus such as Anatomical Sciences, Ecology & Evolution, Biomedical Engineering, Geosciences and the Turkana Basin Institute.

We seek to hire and individual with expertise in the area of hominin paleontology (evolutionary morphology) and/or skeletal biology (e.g., mechanobiology, heritability, developmental genetics, adaptation). The candidate must possess the qualifications and skills necessary to teach a large enrollment undergraduate course in human anatomy. Candidates must hold a PhD by the starting date of appointment.

Applicants should apply via: AcademicJobsOnline.Org (Position ID: 7348).

This portal opens on September 15, 2016. Applications should include a cover letter stating research and teaching interests, curriculum vitae, up to three examples of publications, and the names and addresses of three individuals who will be submitting references letters. The applicant should request their reference writers to submit their letters through AcademicJobsOnline.Org. Applications should be addressed to the Paleoanthropology – Skeletal Biology Search Committee, Department of Anthropology, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794-4364, USA. For full consideration applications and letters of reference should be submitted by October 15, 2016. Questions about the search should be directed to the Paleoanthropology – Skeletal Biology Search Committee at Stony Brook University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.