Job: MS Research Assistantship

Title MS Research Assistantship
Agency, Location Southern Illinois University
Categories Student
Job # 13472
Salary $18,900 annually plus tuition waiver and health insurance subsidy

Conduct thesis research investigating relationships between hydrology of a managed riverine cypress swamp in southern Illinois and fish assemblage structure, habitat use, and recruitment.   Student will be co-advised by Dr. Greg Whitledge and Dr. Jim Garvey.


B.S. in Biology, Fisheries, Aquatic Ecology or related field.  GPA ≥3.0 and GRE scores in 50th percentile or higher.  Ability to work independently and as part of a team.  Strong communication and analytical skills. Fish sampling and identification experience desirable.


Ad Closing Date:   9/30/2019. Position start date January 2020.


Send cover letter, CV, unofficial transcripts, GRE scores, and contact information for three references to Dr. Greg Whitledge [email protected]