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Climate and Communities Social Scientist (20-1141) Pacific States Marine Fisheries Commission

Sep 10, 2020, 1:03 PM

Data Management Specialists (Social Sciences) use a background in the social sciences as they assist in the population, maintenance, enhancement and distribution of databases. They locate, obtain, standardize, enter, verify, and correct various data sets related to project goals and work plans. Job Number: 20-1141

Applied Anthropology Postdoc - Tampa General Hospital/University of South Florida

May 18, 2020, 8:33 AM

Tampa General Hospital Department of Emergency Medicine, Division of Internal Medicine, in conjunction with the University of South Florida Department of Anthropology is seeking to fill a one-year full time postdoctoral position for an applied anthropologist.

Assistant Director, Native American Affairs (Native American Affairs Liaison)

Apr 19, 2020, 9:02 AM

The National Park Service (NPS) is seeking applications for the agency’s Native American Affairs Liaison. The incumbent will serve as the Assistant Director, Native American Affairs, and report directly to the Director of the National Park Service. The Native American Affairs Liaison has Service wide responsibilities for representing the NPS, its programs, and the Director to Tribal Governments and other Native American, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian groups and related organizations.

Medical Anthropologist - University of Iowa’s Division of General Internal Medicine

Mar 11, 2020, 1:26 PM

The University of Iowa’s Division of General Internal Medicine within the Department of Internal Medicine Carver College of Medicine in collaboration with the Institute for Clinical and Translational Science is seeking to hire a medical anthropologist for an appointment as an Associate, non-tenure track, or an Assistant Professor in either the Research or Tenure tracks.



The following list of educational institutions have shown a commitment in applied anthropology; each of these universities currently teach classes, field schools, or offer degrees in the field.



Below is a list of topical and Anthropological associations that may be of interest.

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