Job: M.S. or Ph.D. Assistantship in Fisheries/Aquatic Ecology

Title M.S. or Ph.D. Assistantship in Fisheries/Aquatic Ecology
Agency, Location University of Illinois/Illinois Natural History Survey
Categories Student
Job # 12085
Salary Dependent upon education level and academic unit, up to $2,001.42/month for a 50% appointment offered for 11 months. Students must be enrolled during the semester to receive a tuition waiver.
End Date 2017-03-01
Responsibilities

Research topics are varied and flexible, but individuals with interests related to three projects are preferred (1) invasion ecology of Asian carp, (2) recruitment, behavior, physiology, reproductive strategies, and management of largemouth bass, (3) population ecology of crappie. Duties will include conducting experiments, analyzing data, presenting findings in a publication, and other research activities. Starting dates in June through August, 2017.

Qualifications

B.S. or M.S. in fisheries/aquatic ecology

Contact

Send a cover letter, resume, copies of transcripts, GRE scores, and three letters of reference to: Dr. David H. Wahl at d-wahl@illinois.edu or University of Illinois, 1816 S. Oak Street, Champaign, IL 61820 and to hroffice@inhs.illinois.edu. Technical questions can be directed to Dr. Wahl at his email or at 217-728-4400.

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