Job: PhD graduate assistantship – quantitative fisheries science

Title PhD graduate assistantship – quantitative fisheries science
Agency, Location Cornell
Categories Apply, Student
Job # 13993
Salary stipend (~35k), tuition, insurance

We are seeking a motivated student whose work demonstrates independent thought, interest in both research and ecosystem conservation, and a desire to collaborate across organizations for a PhD assistantship in quantitative ecology.  As part of a collaboration with management agency partners, the student will have opportunity to contribute to native fish restoration in the Finger Lakes region. Potential projects will be able to leverage acoustic tag telemetry, eDNA, and foodweb modeling to advance understanding of inland lake ecosystem dynamics.


A grounding in quantitative sciences and proficiency in statistics/modeling strongly preferred. A background in fisheries or aquatic ecology is encouraged.


Ad Closing Date: Open until filled



Full application instructions available here:  Applicants will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Desired start date = Spring 2021 (negotiable). Contact = Dr. Suresh A. Sethi, [email protected]