Biomedical Anthropologist - Epidemiology

Binghamton University, State University of New York (SUNY), Anthropology Department seeks a biological anthropologist specializing in epidemiology for a tenure-track appointment at the Assistant Professor level to begin August 2014.  Applicants must have a PhD, demonstrated teaching experience, an active research program, and publications.  The areas of expertise within epidemiology should include one or more of the following: evolutionary medicine, international health, genetic epidemiology, and/or the epidemiology of chronic and infectious diseases.

The candidate is expected to develop an active research program with field-based and/or laboratory-based research, and with plans to incorporate students in her/his research. This position must support the Biomedical Anthropology MS Degree program by teaching core courses for the MS, as well as advising Biomedical MS students, and providing teaching support for pre-med students who need to meet the new competency requirements for the MCAT exams. Applicants should review the graduate and undergraduate programs and other faculty interests at

Formal review of applications will begin 2 December 2013 and will continue until the position is filled. Applications consisting of a cover letter addressing teaching and research interests, a curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references must be sent electronically by visiting In addition, hard copies should be sent to: Chair, Biological Anthropology Search Committee, Department of Anthropology, Binghamton University, P.O. Box 6000, Binghamton, NY 13902-6000. Questions about the position may be directed to

Binghamton University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.


Last Updated: 8/2/16