Job: M.S. Graduate Research Assistantship

Title M.S. Graduate Research Assistantship
Agency, Location Department of Applied Ecology, North Carolina State University
Categories Student
Job # 12203
Salary Competitive 12 month stipend, health benefits, and tuition waiver.
End Date Until filled

Estimate stock structure of cobia using telemetry and population genetics in coastal North Carolina and Virginia. Capture cobia, implant transmitters, maintain receiver array, and analyze fish movement data. Identify stocks based on movement and genetic samples.


B.S. or B.A. in a biological science. Strong GRE scores and undergraduate GPA. Physical ability to conduct field research; experience with field biology, boating, quantitative analyses, writing, and public speaking; SCUBA certified (preferred); and ability to excel in a multidisciplinary research environment. Anticipated start date is July 2017.


E-mail letter of interest, resume, unofficial copies of GRE scores and college transcripts, and contact information for three references to: