Job: Post Master’s Research Associate

Title Post Master’s Research Associate
Agency, Location Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Categories PhD
Job # 09914
Salary Varied
End Date Until filled

Post Master’s Research Associate – Fisheries Biologist
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (Richland Washington)

Assist with research using acoustic telemetry to determine behavior and survival of salmonids. Assist with laboratory investigations on the influence of implanting transmitters into fish. Responsibilities include field and lab work handling fish, conducting in-depth necropsies, maintaining fish populations and aquaculture facilities, data processing and analysis, field deployment of telemetry gear and assisting with implantation of transmitters in fish.


The candidates will have a master’s degree in biology or a fisheries related field. Knowledge of fish ecology, geochemistry and mass spectrometry are desirable, as well as experience with laboratory techniques for sample preparation of otoliths, fin rays and scales. Experience with fish culture, data management, statistical software and writing are also desirable.


Visit and job posting # 302191

Additional information available from:
Dr. Richard Brown
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Ecology Group
Richland, WA 99354
Below email

Email rich.brown@pnlgov