Please do not submit an application to this posting.� To apply for this postdoctoral research opportunity, follow the directions below in �Applicant Special Instructions�.
This is a 12-month appointment, with the possibility of a one-year extension.
Department Name/Job Location:
This position is in the Department of Anthropology. The position is located in McMillan Hall. This position is for the Danforth Campus in the School of Arts and Sciences.
Applications are invited for a full-time postdoctoral position in stable isotope analysis. We are seeking a qualified individual to join our research into the analysis of early food-webs in Eurasia. The successful applicant will focus on the use of isotope analysis to investigate humans and their interaction with plants and animals in the context of food globalization in prehistory. She or he will also be expected to play a role in daily management of the Laboratory for the Analysis of Early Food-webs. Individuals with skills and experience relevant to following isotopic measurements: bulk d13C, d15N, d18O, d34S and compound specific d13C and d15N are especially encouraged to apply. This is an 18-month appointment (with the potential to extend to 24-month), beginning summer/fall 2019, funded through NSF grant 1826727. Candidates must have a PhD in hand at the time of appointment.
Candidates must have PhD in hand at the time of the appointment.
Washington University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.
Applicant Special Instructions:
Interested applicants should send a CV, a list of three referees, and a cover letter stating research interests, a summary of relevant skills and expertise, and career goals by email to the PI, Xinyi Liu - firstname.lastname@example.org. Please use the subject heading “Analysis of Early Food-webs Postdoc.” Review of applications will commence on May 1, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled
Internal Applicant Instruction:
Please attach a copy of your most current signed performance evaluation (completed within the last 18 months) to your online account. If you have not received a performance evaluation, you may provide two current signed letters of recommendation (written within the last 18 months), preferably to include one letter from either a current or recent former supervisor. To attach these documents, go to: My Career Tools, Add Attachment, Attachment Type – Performance Reviews or Letters of Recommendation.
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