Job: Ph.D. Assistantship in Fisheries Ecology

Title Ph.D. Assistantship in Fisheries Ecology
Agency, Location Iowa State University
Categories PhD
Job # 10738
Salary $24,000/year
End Date 10/13

Research will focus on evaluating factors influencing survival and stocking success of Iowa’s “super” advanced fingerling walleye. Project will involve mark-recapture, telemetry, and food web ecology.


M.S. degree in fisheries ecology and management, ecology, zoology, biology, environmental science, or related field. Coursework and fieldwork experience in fisheries, aquatic ecology, or population assessment is highly desirable. Candidates with demonstrated written and oral communication, analytical skills, and strong academic credentials are preferred.


Send application (cover letter, résumé, transcripts, GRE scores, and contact information of 3 references) electronically to Dr. Michael Weber, Dept. of Natural Resource Ecology and Management, Iowa State University. Email and web-link below.

Start date is flexible, either January or May 2015.