Job: MS Assistantship

Title MS Assistantship
Agency, Location Univ of Southern MS
Categories Student
Job # 10379
Salary $19,800; tuition waiver
End Date Until filled

MS Assistantship – Quantitative Fisheries Assessment
Univ of Southern MS, Department of Coastal Sciences and the Gulf Coast Research Lab

The successful applicant will participate in a research project to collect and utilize a combination of life-history, fishery-independent and fishery-dependent data for analysis of Mississippi’s fished stocks. The multidisciplinary project will perform quantitative assessments of the marine resources of Mississippi to help ensure their sustainability and long-term conservation.


Applicants should have a B.S. in fisheries, ecology, biology, zoology or closely related field which and interest and desire to learn and pursue a course of study in quantitative ecological and fishery applications. Please highlight your statistics, modeling, and computational background and experience. Minimum academic qualifications include GRE scores in the upper 50th percentile in each category and 3.0 GPA (on a 4.0 system).


Please send
1. Cover Letter
2. CV –include your GRE scores (unofficial are OK) and contact info
3. Unofficial transcripts
To Dr. Robert Leaf at below email.