Job: Ph.D. or M.S. Assistantships: Movement patterns and harvest dynamics of tailwater striped bass fishery

Title Ph.D. or M.S. Assistantships: Movement patterns and harvest dynamics of tailwater striped bass fishery
Agency, Location Oklahoma State University
Categories Student
Job # 13195
Salary $18,000-$20,400 (depending on qualifications and degree sought) plus health insurance and full tuition waver.
Responsibilities

Project complexity will relate to degree sought. The overarching goal of the projects is to understand the relationships between seasonal distributions and sustainable harvest of a naturally-reproducing population of land-locked striped bass, with particular focus on harvest in tailwaters.  Students will have flexibility in designing their project, but will need to be able to collaborate with state agency personnel and should have strong quantitative and writing skills.  The student will be co-advised by Drs. Dan Shoup and Shannon Brewer.

Qualifications

B.S. degree in fisheries, biology, or related field; M.S. required for Ph.D. applicants; competitive GPA & GRE scores.

Ad Closing Date:  Review of applicants will begin 2/28/2019 and will continue until filled.

Contact

Send 1) Cover letter, 2) Curriculum Vitae, 3) all college transcripts, 4) GRE scores, 5) a scientific writing sample (e.g., manuscript, term paper, lab report), and 6) contact information for 3 references to [email protected] and [email protected]

Link Additional details given at http://nrem.okstate.edu/shouplab/Prosp-studnts.php