Duke University, Evolutionary Anthropology

Position ID:Duke-EVANTH-POSTDOCPONTZER2 [#13004, Pontzer]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Associate
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Evolutionary Anthropology
Appl Deadline:2019/04/01* (posted 2018/12/21, updated 2018/12/17)
Position Description:    

*** the list date or deadline for this position has passed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

The Department of Evolutionary Anthropology at Duke University is seeking applications for a Postdoctoral Associate to join the Pontzer Lab to collaborate in research in metabolic physiology and energy metabolism.  Responsibilities will include equipment set-up and testing, and indirect calorimetry data collection and analysis. Experience in indirect calorimetry (respirometry, doubly labeled water) and research with living humans preferred.

Start date: September 1, 2019. Salary will be based on NIH guidelines for postdoctoral researchers. Qualified candidates must hold a Ph.D. degree by the time of appointment. This is a 12 month position, with the opportunity for renewal of an additional 12 months, based upon the annual performance evaluation.

Please direct questions and application materials to Herman Pontzer (herman.pontzer@duke.edu). To apply for this position, submit a cover letter, research statement, CV, and contact information for three references. Review of applications will begin January 31, 2019 and continue until the position is filled. 

Online at https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/13004. No paper applications will be accepted, unless specifically solicited. Questions may be directed to herman.pontzer@duke.edu.

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Further Info:
Evolutionary Anthropology
Duke University
Box 90383
Durham, NC 27708

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