Job: Ph.D. Graduate Assistantship

Title Ph.D. Graduate Assistantship
Agency, Location Texas A&M Univ
Categories PhD
Job # 10213
Salary Salary range is $1,500 -$2, 000/month, with an increase to $2,200.00/month upon completion of comprehensives. Tuition, fees, and student benefits (e.g., health coverage) are guaranteed for first two years.
End Date Until filled

Texas A&M Univ – Corpus Christi, Department of Life Sciences.
Responsibilities: Research involves development and assay of nuclear-encoded, SNPs, microsatellites, and/or mitochondrial DNA sequences for projects involving population genetics and molecular ecology of marine fishes, including sharks.
Available fall 2014.


Master’s degree in marine science or related field and/or B.S. in appropriate discipline required with documented work in the field of molecular population genetics and/or molecular ecology. Applicants should be ambitious, self-motivated, and able to work collaboratively with others.


Send CV, description of experience/interests, unofficial transcripts, GRE scores, and reference contacts to Dr. David S. Portnoy at below email. Candidates must meet minimum requirement of the Marine Biology Ph.D. Program at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi at below link.