Job: PhD or MS Grad Assit in Stream Fish Ecology

Title PhD or MS Grad Assit in Stream Fish Ecology
Agency, Location Clemson Univ, SC
Categories Student
Job # 10418
Salary $20,000 (PhD student) or $ 18,000 (MS student). Tuition waiver and subsidized health insurance.
End Date Until filled
Responsibilities

I seek a PhD student who studies spatial and seasonal variation in fish assemblage processes in South Carolina streams. An exceptional MS candidate will also be considered. Projects will include long hours of fieldwork year round to study local colonization and extinction using various sampling techniques.
Start in Fall 2014 semester.

Qualifications

Master’s degree (for PhD applicant) or Bachelor’s degree (for MS applicant) in fisheries ecology, field biology, biostatistics or related field. Candidates with strong quantitative skills are preferred. Please highlight your quantitative skills (e.g. R, WinBUGS) on your letter of interest. Applicants must demonstrate a strong work ethic. Ample opportunities exist to collaborate with state fisheries biologists and supervise undergraduate students in research/teaching.

Contact

Email letter of interest, CV, unofficial transcripts, GRE scores, and contact information of 3 references to Dr. Yoichiro Kanno at below email.
www.clemson.edu/cafls/safes/faculty_staff/kanno.html

Email ykanno@clemson.edu
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