Job: Post-Doctoral Research Associate

Title Post-Doctoral Research Associate
Agency, Location Illinois Natural History Survey, IL
Categories PhD
Job # 10499
Salary 38-44,000/yr + benefits, conference support
End Date 4/25 or until filled
Responsibilities

Post-Doctoral Research Associate: Quantitative Aquatic Ecology/ Fisheries

Illinois Natural History Survey, Illinois River Biological Station, Havana IL

Use a 20-40 year database on large river community composition abundance, and biomass to assess; 1) the comparability fish sampling methods (i.e. gear types and /or stratified random vs fixed site sampling), 2) assess spatial or temporal patterns and trends in abundance, biomass, or condition among species and between habitats over multiple years, and/or 3) candidate driven questions. Advanced analysis and peer-reviewed publication is a primary expectation.

Qualifications

Applicants must clearly demonstrate ability with current quantitative/statistical techniques (i.e., multivariate, time series analysis, Bayesian, or similar) and

tools (e.g., R, SAS, GIS etc.). Must have obtained Ph.D. by the date of hire but be no more than five years since graduation.

Contact

For technical questions contact Dr. Casper (afcasper@illinois.edu).

Link http://wwx.inhs.illinois.edu/opportunities/post-doctoral/