The Department of Geosciences at Auburn University invites applications for a new Postdoctoral Fellow position in Paleobiology. The Postdoctoral Fellow position is for an initial appointment of 1 year, with opportunity for renewal for an additional years. The successful candidate will conduct original research in the field of paleontology, and collaborate on research relevant to the lab’s broader research efforts (e.g., vertebrate paleocommunity dynamics; isotope paleoecology; paleoenvironmental change; amniote biodiversity, life history, and macroevolution), and are expected to assist in fieldwork and outreach initiatives.
The Department of Geosciences is part of the College of Sciences and Mathematics at Auburn University, located in Auburn AL. Applicants are encouraged to visit the AU website to learn more about the Department of Geosciences (http://www.auburn.edu/cosam/departments/geosciences/
), as well as the College of Sciences and Mathematics (http://www.auburn.edu/cosam
The Department of Geosciences and the College of Sciences and Mathematics at Auburn University are committed to providing resources to enhance awareness and appreciation of cultural and individual diversity, promote community, and prepare students, faculty, and staff to have a global impact in STEM (http://www.auburn.edu/cosam/departments/diversity/index.htm
Applicants should upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and brief 1-2 page research project proposal.