Job: PhD Graduate Research Assistantship

Title PhD Graduate Research Assistantship
Agency, Location Montana Cooperative Fishery Research Unit and MSU, Department of Ecology
Categories Student
Job # 12219
Salary Stipend: $20,760 per year and tuition waiver
End Date until filled

We are seeking an independent and motivated student interested in research related to developing alternative lake trout suppression methods and assessing the effects of these methods on the aquatic ecology of Yellowstone Lake.


Applicants with a M.S. degree in fisheries science, aquatic ecology, or related discipline will be given preference. Desirable qualifications include demonstrated quantitative and writing skills, extensive field experience, and the ability to work as part of a research team in an extremely remote location within Yellowstone National Park.


To apply, please send an email to: Dr. Christopher Guy (, Dr. Todd Koel (, and Dr. Lindsey Albertson ( that contains the following: (1) cover letter describing credentials and professional goals; (2) curriculum vitae; (3) email address and phone number for three references; and (4) a copy of university transcripts and GRE scores.