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
Responsibilities

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 http://www.umces.edu/cbl/fisheries-science.

Qualifications

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.

Contact

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).

Email wilberg@umces.edu
Link http://wilberglab.cbl.umces.edu