Forensic Anthropologist - Postdoctoral Research Associate (NE)

SNA International,


Minimum Requirements:

  • Ph.D. in anthropology, or a related field
  • Experience in osteological analysis and creating a biological profile
  • Experience in forensic casework would be beneficial but is not required
  • Proficient in MS Word, Photoshop, PowerPoint, Excel, FORDISC, and Adobe Acrobat
  • Must pass competency and proficiency tests within 90 days of start date
  • Possess a demonstrated history of research dissemination via conferences and publications


Critical Work Responsibilities:

  • Correlate investigative evidence with laboratory findings to achieve identification of casualties
  • Demonstrate experience in osteological analysis and a thorough grasp of the methods used to create a biological profile
  • Prepare professional-level reports for submission to higher authorities detailing analytical findings
  • Exhibit strong written and verbal communication skills and be able to adapt communication styles to different audiences
  • Demonstrate a highly organized, detail-oriented, and precise approach to recording analytical results and findings

Work Environment:

  • Work closely with other analysts and members of staff in a team environment, and be able to take direction when required
  • Work independently with client staff supporting and anticipating client needs and demonstrating problem-solving skills
  • Have experience performing tasks under tight deadlines and managing shifting priorities
  • Follow all client policies and procedures
  • Travel nationally and internationally, if required (travel anticipated to be approximately 5-10% of time)
  • Complete other duties as assigned that are within the scope of this position description

Physical Demands:

  • Sit or stand at computer systems for extended periods of time
  • Possible exposure to noxious odors, hazardous chemicals, poisons, radioisotopes, corrosive reagents, infectious tissue, and X-ray, laser, and ultraviolet rays

Interested Foreign Nationals:

  • Foreign Nationals may be considered for this position. All foreign nationals must be able to demonstrate that they have lived in the United States for 3 of the past 5 years and have a US Social Security Number. These requirements must be met in order to move forward with the application process.


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