Duke University, Evolutionary Anthropology

Position ID:Duke-EVANTH-SCHMITT_PD4 [#27249]
Position Title: Schmitt_Postdoctoral Associate-2024
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Anatomy
Anthropology / Medical Anthropology
Appl Deadline:2024/07/31 11:59PMhelp popup* (posted 2024/03/01, updated 2024/02/27)
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The School of Medicine and Department of Evolutionary Anthropology at Duke University are seeking up to two positions for a full-time Postdoctoral Associate who will contribute to the teaching of medical students in Medical Human Gross Anatomy (including neuroanatomy) as well as other anatomically-based medical school courses at an advanced and clinical level. Candidates will also be involved in new curriculum development including radiological imaging of cadaveric specimens for teaching and research. Candidates will be expected to participate in research in the laboratories of faculty in the Department of Evolutionary Anthropology.

Appointments may be for one to three years with the possibility of annual renewal thereafter. The length of initial and renewal appointments is based on multiple factors including experience, performance, and budgetary considerations. Teaching and research performance are evaluated annually with renewal based on these evaluations. Applicants should apply through academicjobsonline.org. 

Application materials include a single letter summarizing teaching experience and research interests, a current CV, and contact information for three references. Questions can be directed to Daniel Schmitt (daniel.schmitt@duke.edu). Applications will be evaluated by a search committee, with final appointment recommended by the Gross Anatomy Course Directors. Screening of applications will begin immediately. The positions are available to begin as soon as July 1, 2024, however it may be possible to start in the position as late as August 1, 2024. Apply at https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/27249. No paper applications will be accepted, unless specifically solicited. 

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Evolutionary Anthropology
Duke University
Box 90383
Durham, NC 27708