Job: PhD Assistantship in Ecotoxicology
|Title||PhD Assistantship in Ecotoxicology|
|Agency, Location||Univ of Connecticut|
|Salary||GRA support and health benefits according to UConn guidelines.|
|End Date||Until filled|
Seeking highly motivated student for a PhD graduate assistantship at the University of Connecticut (Department of Natural Resources and the Environment). The position is part of an interdisciplinary, multi-institute research program on the impacts on fish of the Deepwater Horizon Spill in the Gulf of Mexico. Research responsibilities include all aspects of conducting a series of fish bioassays, and integrating results in a population model. Work will begin in May or August 2013.
Applicants must have a MS degree or prior experience in working in a research laboratory. Applicants should have experience with fish laboratory studies, standard laboratory techniques (ELISA, RIA, qPCR) OR population modeling. Successful applicants are highly committed to publishing peer-reviewed articles.