Job: Full-time Research Asst

Title Full-time Research Asst
Agency, Location Aquatic Ecology Lab, The Ohio State Univ
Categories Temporary
Job # 10295
Salary $13.00 – $15.00 per hour, with full benefits and flexible hours.
End Date 12/1 or until fiilled

Full-time Research Asst, 2 years, Columbus, OH)

The incumbent would help understand how historical changes in the lower food web and environmental conditions have influenced Lake Erie’s fish community. Duties include enumerating phytoplankton and zooplankton samples, coordinating project activities (e.g., sample processing, managing/analyzing large databases, writing), and supervising technicians. Opportunities to conduct independent research exist.


A Bachelor’s degree in a biological science or related field is required. A Master’s degree, independent research experience, and/or strong quantitative skills desired, as is ability to use a microscope for extended periods of time to count and identify phytoplankton and zooplankton.


Submit a cover letter, resume (or CV), unofficial copies of college transcript(s), and contact information for three (3) references via our employment site at: (requisition # 379375).