Job: MS or PhD Research Assistantship(s)

Title MS or PhD Research Assistantship(s)
Agency, Location University of Illinois
Categories Student
Job # 13633
Salary approximately $23,000 per year plus benefits for two years; tuition waiver
Responsibilities

Graduate student openings are expected in one of several areas including: (1) understanding the role of fishing in shaping recreational fish populations, (2) defining why fish strike fishing lures, and (3) improvements to fish care at fishing tournaments.  Projects will involve both field and laboratory components. Duties include conducting experiments, collecting data, and sharing results with stakeholders and in peer-reviewed outlets.

Qualifications

BS in biology, ecology, fisheries, animal physiology, or related.  Previous research experience or field work is preferred. Angling experience would be beneficial.

Ad Closing Date: December 15, 2019

Contact

To apply send a letter of interest with a current CV (including GPA and GRE scores, unofficial scores are Ok) and contact information for 3 references to: Dr. Cory Suski, [email protected]

 

Link http://fishlab.nres.illinois.edu/