Job announcement: Field Museum Post Doctoral Research Scientist, Interdisciplinary/Anthropology

Post Doctoral Research Scientist, Interdisciplinary/Anthropology The Field Museum - Chicago, IL
The Field Museum Integrative Research Center seeks a one-year (renewable) postdoctoral scientist with PhD and research interests in the roots of globalization, urban societies, and preindustrial economies. This postdoctoral appointment is scheduled to begin in January 2014.

We are looking for a junior scholar with strong research potential and a record of publication to cultivate a collaborative dialogue by building a Chicago-based Colloquia series focused on thematic interests. Ideally, the candidate would also engage in collaborative extramurally funded research programs with existing Field Museum curators and publish both collaborative and individually.

Projects that take advantage of museum laboratories and facilities are encouraged.

Applicants may apply by completing the online application and including (as attachments) a CV, one-page statement of proposed research (as a cover letter), and three relevant professional references.

Applicants may also apply by sending CV, statement of proposed research and three letters of recommendation to:

Dr. Ryan Williams
Curator and Associate Director, Integrative Research Center
The Field Museum
1400 South Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60605

The Field Museum accepts applications on-line here. To apply for this position, please complete the on-line application.  No phone calls please.