|Title||M.S. Graduate Research Assistant|
|Agency, Location||Department of Natural Resource Management, South Dakota State University|
|Salary||$22,789/y (includes tuition waiver)|
Seeking a highly motivated student interested in larval fish ecology/sturgeon biology. Goals of the study are to quantify early life history attributes and energetics of the federally endangered Pallid Sturgeon. Interest or experience in working with larval fishes and/or in an aquatic laboratory desired. The student is expected to work closely with federal research biologists.
B.S. degree in Fisheries Science or related field; strong written and oral communication skills; interest/experience in endangered species research; competitive GPA (>3.2) and GRE scores (>300)
Ad Closing Date: March 9, 2020
Submit letter of interest, resume, and GRE scores to: Dr. Steven Chipps, US Geological Survey, South Dakota Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit, NPBL 2140B, Department of Natural Resource Management, South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD 57007; 605.688.5467; [email protected]