Curious about cats? Completed your Ph.D? Competent in either aDNA or stable isotope analysis? Two postdoctoral positions are available at the Centre of Molecular Anthropology, University of Rome Tor Vergata to:
unravel how the increasing bond with humans across a wide spectrum of socio-cultural contexts, from prehistoric farming communities to the ancient Egyptian and Medieval societies, shaped the cat genome and nutritional behaviour while adapting to anthropized ecosystems.
The two-year jobs pay about €2,500 a month. More details at:
FELIX – Palegenomics and Population Genomics of Ancient Cats
FELIX – Stable isotope analysis for the study of cat-human interactions in the past
Featured image: V. Sauvaget, CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons.
The Landmarks Preservation Commission of New York City is looking to hire a part-time archaeologist to assist with the review of cultural resource surveys, maintain a website, and assist in other duties.
Standard archaeology job qualifications apply, and New York City residency is required within 90 days. For more details, including pay rate, see the NYC Careers site.
Kelli Marshall over at the Chronicle has a clear, succinct guide to managing your professional identity. It’s aimed at academics and seems pretty up to date (Strikingly? Never heard of it) . But why no love for academia.edu?