Job: Ph.D. Assist. in Quantitative Fisheries

Title Ph.D. Assist. in Quantitative Fisheries
Agency, Location Chesapeake Biological Laboratory, UMCES
Categories Student
Job # 10717
Salary $21,000-22,000/yr
End Date Until filled
Responsibilities

Ph.D. Assistantship in Quantitative Fisheries

Student will investigate population dynamics of oysters and develop models to forecast management outcomes for restoration efforts in Chesapeake Bay. This NSF-sponsored project also involves working with stakeholders and an interdisciplinary team to forecast the likely effectiveness of oyster restoration and management options. Information on CBL’s fisheries program is available at http://www.umces.edu/cbl/fisheries-science.

Qualifications

B.S. (M.S. preferred) in fisheries or related field; Desired qualifications include background in quantitative fish ecology, experience with stock assessment or population simulation 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(eamil below).

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