NOW HIRING: Post-Doctoral Researcher position

Title of position – Postdoctoral Research Associate

The Department of Anthropology at the University of Oklahoma  is seeking candidates for a Post-Doctoral Researcher position at the Laboratories of Molecular Anthropology and Microbiome Research (, under the supervision of Dr. Brian M. Kemp.

Review of applications will begin September 1st.

Open until position filled. 

Required Education: The two-year position requires a Ph.D. by the start date.

This Post-Doctoral Researcher will contribute to a National Institute of Justice funded project entitled “Quantifying and Qualifying the Influence of Standard Laboratory Procedures on Aged, Degraded, and/or Low Copy Number DNA“, as well as to various on-going ancient DNA projects.
  • Suitable candidates will have previous bioinformatics training, with emphasis in the analysis of next-generation DNA sequencing data, especially with regards to damage patterns typically observed in ancient DNA samples.
  • Previous laboratory experience working with aged, degraded, and/or low copy number DNA samples is appreciated, but not required.
Other Documents:

  • Two examples of your publications
  • Three references who can be contacted

Complete the application at, Job Number : 181188