Job: Graduate Asst in Natural Resources

Title Graduate Asst in Natural Resources
Agency, Location DE State Univ
Categories Student
Job # 10286
Salary $18,000/year for up to two years along with $9,000/year in tuition. Second year’s funding is dependent on the first year’s performance and funding renewal.
End Date until filled

Delaware State University, Department of Agriculture & Natural Resources, Dover, DE

The research will focus on assessing aquatic assemblages (especially juveniles) in Blackbird Creek, Delaware and understanding the potential habitat degradation caused by an increase in the prevalence of non-native plants and changes in land use. A course in boat safety will be required. It will be expected for the potential graduate student/assistant to involve in outreach activities and also assist the supervisor with the classes.

Start date is Spring 2014.


Bachelor’s of Science Degree in biology, biological sciences, marine biology, fisheries, aquaculture, natural sciences, environmental sciences or related field; cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. GRE score is required.


Contact: To be considered, applicants must submit a letter of interest, CV, an unofficial copy of their transcripts and three letters of recommendation to Dr. Gulnihal Ozbay at the address below prior to official application:
Dr. Gulnihal Ozbay
Professor and Extension Specialist
Department of Agriculture & Natural Resources
Delaware State University
1200 North Dupont Highway
Dover, Delaware 19901
Phone: (302) 857-6476
Fax: (302) 857-6402