Job Summary: The University of Alabama Museums seeks applicants for an Associate Research Scientist pool. Persons holding these positions are to conduct research on a variety of projects in museum-related disciplines such as Biology, Geology, Paleontology, Anthropology, Archaeology, Art and Art History. Such research may include fieldwork, lab work, and museum collections-based activities. The minimum requirement is a Ph.D. in a museum-related field.
Additional Department Summary: This is an open submission process for all persons applying for a research position within the College at The University of Alabama. Persons holding these positions are to conduct research with various faculty members on a variety of projects. Positions are non-tenure earning staff positions.
Required Minimum Qualifications: Ph.D. in a museum-related field. Ability to develop and sustain a high quality externally funded research program. Effective communication skills.
Background Investigation Statement: Prior to hiring, the final candidate(s) must successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation and information obtained from social media and other internet sources. A prior conviction reported as a result of the background investigation DOES NOT automatically disqualify a candidate from consideration for this position. A candidate with a prior conviction or negative behavioral red flags will receive an individualized review of the prior conviction or negative behavioral red flags before a hiring decision is made.
Equal Employment Opportunity: The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment/Equal Educational Opportunity Institution. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment or volunteer status without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age, genetic or family medical history information, disability, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, and will not be discriminated against because of their protected status. Applicants and employees of this institution are protected under Federal law from discrimination on several bases. Follow the link below to find out more. "EEO is the Law" Poster
Internal Number: 510294
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