|Title||Ph.D. or M.S. Assistantship: Gizzard shad sampling in reservoirs|
|Agency, Location||Oklahoma State University|
|Salary||$25,000/yr for Ph.D. or $19,000/y for M.S., plus health insurance and full tuition waver.|
Develop protocol for sampling gizzard shad with hydroacoustics and trawls in large highland reservoirs. Student will work collaboratively with Arkansas Game and Fish Commission and would be free to develop project objectives to address larger questions related to forage management or sportfish-prey balance in reservoirs.
B.S. (and M.S. for Ph.D. applicants, which are preferred) degree(s) in fisheries, biology, or related fields; competitive GPA & GRE scores. Experience with hydroacoustics preferred but not required (student should have strong computer and computational skills). International students should have TOEFL score > 100 and are responsible for getting their own visa.
Ad Closing Date: Review of applicants will begin 9/30/2020 and will continue until filled.
Send 1) Cover letter, 2) Curriculum Vitae, 3) all college transcripts, 4) GRE scores (and TOEFL for internationals), 5) a scientific writing sample (e.g., manuscript, thesis, term paper, lab report), and 6) contact information for 3 references to [email protected]