Job: Graduate Research Assistant (Ph.D.)

Title Graduate Research Assistant (Ph.D.)
Agency, Location West Virginia University
Categories Student
Job # 12251
Salary Approximately $19,500 per year plus tuition waiver and benefits.
End Date Open until filled

The successful candidate will develop a dissertation project building on a 20+ year study of Appalachian headwater streams. The research project can be field, laboratory, or modeling based or some combination. In addition the candidate will oversee the Long-Term Stream Study sampling and database. Opportunities also exist to gain teaching experience.


Applicants must have a M.S. degree in fisheries science, aquatic ecology, or related discipline. Preference will be given to candidates who have demonstrated quantitative and writing skills, and possess the ability to work as part of a research team.


To apply, please send an email to: Dr. Kyle Hartman ( Please include a copy of your curriculum vitae; copy of your university transcripts (unofficial is o.k. initially); GRE scores; and references and contact information.