Job: Post-Doctoral Research Associate

Title Post-Doctoral Research Associate
Agency, Location MI State Univ
Categories PhD
Job # 10398
Salary $50,000 + benefits
End Date Until filled.
Responsibilities

Seeking an enthusiastic, self-motivated, and team-oriented research associate to lead a federally-funded investigation of chemical alarm-signaling in the sea lamprey. The PDRA will develop and execute field and laboratory experiments as part of an on-going effort to (1) discover how lamprey utilize chemical signals to achieve a long-distance reproductive migration through field and laboratory behavioral research, and (2) translate that understanding into novel control tactics for invasive species control. Interest/experience with engaging agency personnel and stakeholders at the interface of technical analysis and resource management is desired, but not required Experience working in streams or other aquatic ecosystems with fishes are assets.

Qualifications

Ph.D in Zoology, Ecology, Animal Behavior or a related field.

Contact

Dr. Michael Wagner at email address below.

Email mwagner@msu.edu
Link http://www.fw.msu.edu/~mwagner/