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Haslam Post-doc position at the UT Forensic Anthropology Center

The deadline for post-doc applications is this Thursday.

Description

The Department of Anthropology, University of Tennessee, invites applications for the Haslam Forensic Anthropology Postdoctoral Fellowship program. It provides support for a motivated scholar to execute novel research using resources of the Forensic Anthropology Center, including the Anthropology Research Facility and/or the extensive collection of donated and documented skeletons of modern Americans. Teaching opportunities may also be available, if desired. Post-docs will also assist with the FAC Body Donation Program and FAC courses. The salary for this position is $50,000. There will be up to $10,000 available to support research each year of the two-year term.
 

Qualifications

 Qualifications include a recently awarded doctoral degree, demonstration of research capability as a graduate student, and a record of external funding. Applicants are encouraged to submit collaborative research proposals to NIJ, NSF, NIH or similar granting agency prior to or upon acceptance of position. Appointment may begin as early as February 2017, for a two-year term with the possibility of renewal for a third year.

Applicants should submit a letter of interest, CV, proposal(s) of fundable research to be conducted utilizing FAC resources, any current grant proposals, examples of recent publications, and names of three references to http://hr.utk.edu/recruitment. Direct link is https://ut.taleo.net/careersection/ut_knoxville/jobdetail.ftl?job=16000001GY

Questions concerning the application process can be addressed to Dr. Dawnie Wolfe Steadman, Director of the Forensic Anthropology Center, at osteo@utk.edu. Application deadline is December 15, 2016.

Doação de esqueletos humanos para o Canadá

Em 2016 foi tornado público que a Câmara de Lisboa irá doar esqueletos abandonados nos seus cemitérios e enviá-los para o Canadá a pedido de um investigador Português que se encontra atualmente na Universidade de Simon Frazer. Esta notícia surpreendeu os antropólogos portugueses que se sentiram na obrigação de debater este tema e entender o seu enquadramento legal.

Ver notícia no Publico.pt

Oportunidade de trabalho: no Brasil

A Comissão sobre Mortos e Desaparecidos Políticos está seleccionando mais três profissionais para atuarem nas análises das ossadas do Peru. Inscrições até 27/11.
As pessoas interessadas devem ter nível superior em Ciências Humanas, biológicas ou da saúde, bem como experiência mínima de 1 (um) ano em bioarqueologia ou bioantropologia ou antropologia física ou antropologia biológica ou arqueologia em contexto forense ou antropologia em contexto forense.

Link para o edital

Talk about Nicolau Nasoni’s possible last place of rest

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This month on the 19th of November, Professor Eugénia Cunha will give a talk about a recent excavation that took place inside a crypt in Torre dos Clérigos, Oporto, Portugal. From it, her team of anthropologists might have recovered the remains of the historically famous architect Nicolau Nasoni. The talk will be given in Portuguese.

Hereby we invite everyone to participate. To know more visit Um Objeto e Seus Discursos.

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