Job: Post-Doctoral Scientist Position

Title Post-Doctoral Scientist Position
Agency, Location Aquatic Ecology Laboratory, OH State Univ
Categories PhD
Job # 10012
Salary $42,500-$47,500 with benefits, 2 years of support
End Date until filled
Responsibilities

Post-Doctoral Scientist Position in Aquatic Conservation Ecology
1) Use GIS and statistical modeling approaches to develop predictive relationships between riverine fish and invertebrate data and habitat attributes (e.g., natural physiographic and watershed disturbance variables; predicted water quality and flow data from a watershed-hydrology, SWAT, model); 2) identify thresholds/ceilings for these relationships; 3) use SWAT simulations to predict changes in habitat attributes and work with collaborators to develop future conservation scenarios; and 4) assess the ecological benefits of these conservation scenarios relative to their cost.

Review begins April 15.

Qualifications

PhD in ecology, aquatic sciences, biostatistics, ecological engineering, or related field; strong quantitative and communication skills. GIS, computer programming, and spatial statistics expertise is highly desired.

Contact

Stuart A. Ludsin at below email.

Email ludsin.1@osu.edu
Link http://ael.osu.edu/opportunities
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