Stony Brook University, Assistant Professor, Anthropology – Primate Behavioral Ecology
The Department of Anthropology seeks a scientist specializing in the behavioral ecology of primates. Minimum qualifications include a Ph.D. in anthropology, biology, psychology, or a closely-related field at the time of employment and the ability to teach a class on the evolution of human behavior. Desired qualifications include a strong record of field, laboratory, and/or model-based research, evidence of research productivity (grants, publications), and teaching effectiveness. Research focus is open, but multidisciplinary approaches including genetics or physiology of behavior are particularly welcomed.
The successful candidate will teach an undergraduate course on “Evolution of Human Behavior” for Human Evolutionary Biology majors and will be expected to teach additional undergraduate courses in her/his area of expertise, secure external research funding, and play an active role in our highly ranked graduate program.
Applicants should apply via AcademicJobsOnline.Org http://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/3213(Position ID: 3213). Applications should include a cover letter (which includes research and teaching interests), curriculum vitae, up to three examples of publications, and three reference letters (to be submitted by the reference writers through AcademicJobsOnline.Org). Applications should be addressed to the Behavioral Ecology 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 before November 15, 2013. Questions about the search should be directed to the Behavioral Ecology Search Committee at firstname.lastname@example.org. Stony Brook University is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer.