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Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Evolutionary Anthropology

Contract Type
Full Time
Job Type
39,993 - 49,149 per annum
Vacancy Type
Academic / Research Vacancies
Closing Date
Ref No

The School of Natural Sciences and Psychology seeks to appoint a Lecturer or Senior Lecturer with an established or growing reputation for conducting research of leading international quality in Evolutionary Anthropology.

You will be expected to contribute to a range of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, potentially including BSc Forensic Anthropology, MSc Bioarchaeology, and MSc Forensic Anthropology, and develop an independent programme of high quality research. Applications are particularly welcomed from candidates with a specialism in hominin functional morphology and physiology from an evolutionary perspective. This appointment is part of a strategic investment in the research and teaching of Anthropology in the School.

Informal enquiries may be made to Professor Joel Irish (Subject Leader for Anthropology and Archaeology) on 0151 231 2387 or email (

Or alternatively please contact the People and Organisational Development Department on 0151 904 6130 or email:


Please note all of our vacancies will be closed to applications at midnight on the advertised closing date, unless otherwise stated.