Position Number: 988209
Work Type: Faculty
Location: Kent Campus
Home Org/Dept: Anthropology - Kent Campus 
Faculty Tenure Track-9 Mo
Examples of Duties:
Duties/essential functions may include, but not be limited to, the following:
The successful candidate will join a growing department with excellent research and educational programs. For this position, we are looking for applicants with a specialization in brain evolution and/or cognition using a broad comparative research agenda that uses nonhuman primate models to inform human evolution.
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Special Instructions Summary:
Review of applications will begin December 1, 2018 and continue until the position is filled.
Applicants should send their curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy and research interests, teaching evaluations, and three letters of recommendation by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail to:
This search is part of an expansion of the Anthropology department and Kent State University’s newly launched brain health Research Institute (BHRI), whose mission is to improve our understanding of brain function in health, disease, and recovery. Kent State University is making significant investments in facilities, resources, and tenure-track faculty with expertise in Brain Health, including positions in Anthropology and Psychological Sciences. The BHRI, which consists of faculty and student members from many academic departments, multiple hospital partners, and area research institutes, seeks to foster collaboration, promote interdisciplinary research, and train the next generation of researchers.
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We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
For official job descriptions, visit www.kent.edu/hr.
Kent State University is a Smoke-Free, Tobacco-Free University effective July 1, 2017. Smoking and tobacco is not permitted on any of Kent State’s campuses or other locations and properties that are owned, operated, or leased by Kent State, both domestic and international. For additional details, visit www.kent.edu/smoke-free<http://www.kent.edu/smoke-free>.
The intent of this description is to illustrate the types of duties and responsibilities that will be required of positions given this title and should not be interpreted to describe all the specific duties and responsibilities that may be required in any particular position. Directly related experience/education beyond the minimum stated may be substituted where appropriate at the discretion of the Appointing Authority. Kent State University reserves the right to revise or change job duties, job hours, and responsibilities.
Advertised: October 2, 2018 Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: January 13, 2019 Eastern Standard Time
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