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11-06-2005, 08:32 PM
Post-Doctoral Position in Evolutionary Anthropology
Faculty Of Life Sciences, University of Manchester
Ref - LS/126/05

Applications are invited for a full-time post-doctoral research
associate to work with Dr Bill Sellers on an NERC-funded
collaborative research project Hominoid Energetics: Load Carrying and
the Evolution of Human Bipedalism . You will possess research skills
and experience in biological or evolutionary anthropology and will be
able to demonstrate a research interest in primate locomotion,
evolutionary anatomy and biomechanics. You should be suitably
qualified in biological anthropology, preferably at the doctoral
level. The appointment will be for 12 months in the first instance
and may be extended for a further 24 months subject to satisfactory
progress. You will join a world-class laboratory that is part of a
multi-disciplinary programme in adaptive organismal biology, within a
5*-rated (RAE 2001) Faculty.

Salary: circa 19,000 - 21,500 p.a.

Informal enquiries: Dr. Bill Sellers, Email:
Tel: +44 (0)161 275 1719

For further particulars and an application form see http://
For further information on the University see http://

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The Directorate of Human Resources
Humanities HR
Tel: +44 (0)161 275 8836
Email: Lifesciences-hr@manchester.ac.uk

Dr. Bill Sellers, Editor Primate Eye Email:
Faculty of Life Sciences Tel. 0161 275 1719

3.614 Stopford Building Fax: 0161 275 3938
The University of Manchester Mob: 0775 107 8997
Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PT, UK http://sellers.sbc.man.ac.uk/ASL/

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