Job: M.S. Assist. in Quantitative Fisheries

Title M.S. Assist. in Quantitative Fisheries
Agency, Location Chesapeake Biological Laboratory, UMCES
Categories Student
Job # 10718
Salary $21,000/yr
End Date Until filled

M.S. Assistantship in Quantitative Fisheries

Student will investigate migration and mortality of Atlantic menhaden using a combination of mark-recapture models and simulation analyses. This Maryland Sea Grant-sponsored project features use of data from a large-scale (over 1 million fish marked) tagging study of Atl. menhaden. Information on CBL’s fisheries science program is available at


B.S. in fisheries or related field; Desired qualifications include background or interest in quantitative fish ecology, experience with mark-recapture models, good communication and interpersonal skills, and a strong work ethic.


Please send letter of interest, CV, unofficial transcripts, GRE scores, names and email addresses of three references, and TOEFL (if applicable) to Dr. Michael Wilberg(email below).