Job: Ph.D. or M.S. Research Assistantship – Striped Bass distribution and harvest

Title Ph.D. or M.S. Research Assistantship – Striped Bass distribution and harvest
Agency, Location Oklahoma State University
Categories Student
Job # 12964
Salary $ 18,000-$22,600 (depending on qualifications and availability of supplemental awards) 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 river Striped Bass populations, especially with respect to angler harvest from tailwater habitats. Students will have flexibility in designing their project. The successful candidate 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 and will start in January 2019.

Qualifications

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

Ad Closing Date:  Review of applicants will begin 10/3/2018 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., term paper, lab report etc.), and 6) contact information for 3 references to [email protected] and [email protected].

Link http://nrem.okstate.edu/shouplab/Prosp-studnts.php