Postdoctoral position available in the Patek Lab (this position has been filled)

(This position has been filled.)

A postdoctoral position is available in the Patek laboratory at Duke University to examine the evolution and biomechanics of fast movement.  We are looking for a candidate with experience in biomechanical/physics-based analyses of movement or phylogenetic comparative analyses and evolutionary modeling.  The candidate may have a background in biology, engineering or physics.  A Ph.D. degree and a robust publication record are required.

The appointment may be renewed for up to 3-5 years, contingent on performance and funding availability.  The annual salary range for this position will be commensurate with experience, starting at $42,840.  

Applications will be accepted and evaluated on an ongoing basis until the position is filled.  Please email a letter explaining your interest in and qualifications for the position, a curriculum vitae, research statement, up to three pdf reprints, and contact information for three professional references to: Prof. Sheila Patek,

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