Job: M.S. Graduate Research Assistantship in Stream Fish Ecology

Title M.S. Graduate Research Assistantship in Stream Fish Ecology
Agency, Location AK Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit
Categories Student
Job # 09835
Salary $31,000 per year, plus tuition waiver and student health benefits for 2 years.
End Date Until filled
Responsibilities

The successful applicant will use radio telemetry to better understand the availability and use of seasonal habitats by potamodromous rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) within a south-central Alaska watershed.
Preferred start date is mid-May 2013.

Qualifications

B.S. in fisheries biology, ecology, or closely related field. Experience with small watercraft and telemetry, and an interest in spatial analysis and other quantitative ecological methods are preferred. GPA of 3.2+ and GRE > 60th percentile (in at least two of three areas) are desired.

Contact

Send cover letter describing your professional interests and experience, CV, copies of unofficial transcripts, GRE scores, and contact information for three references to: Dr. Jeff Falke at below email.

Email Jeffrey.Falke@alaska.edu
Link http://mercury2.iab.uaf.edu/jeff_falke/