Job: PhD (or MSc), Atlantic Salmon Eco & Cons.

Title PhD (or MSc), Atlantic Salmon Eco & Cons.
Agency, Location Memorial Univ of Newfoundland, Canada
Categories Student
Job # 10377
Salary Minimum of $18,000 per year for 4 years
End Date Open until filled

Applications are sought for a PhD position under the
supervision of Dr. Craig Purchase in the Fish Evolutionary Ecology Research
Group at Memorial University. Projects will involve radio tagging of
upstream migrating salmon, electrofishing to determine parr densities and
growth rates in different systems, experiments to determine quality of eggs
from virgin females vs repeat spawning kelts. More details are given in the
attached link.

Review to start Feb 5


The ideal candidate will have a background in ecology or
fisheries, & field work experience. He/she is expected to be an active
participant in collaborations, be independent & highly motivated.