Job: Postdoctoral Research Associate

Title Postdoctoral Research Associate
Agency, Location Prairie Research Institute – Illinois Natural History Survey/Illinois
Categories PhD
Job # 13379
Salary $47,500.00 plus Benefits

The associate will work under the direction of Jim Lamer, and work closely with the Illinois River Biological Station scientists, and other INHS researchers and faculty. The position is based in Havana, Illinois, where the applicant will join an interdisciplinary community of researchers and graduate students. Funding for the position is guaranteed for one year with possible extension for two additional years as project funding allows.


Applicants should have a Ph.D. with extensive experience conducting research related to large rivers or other large-freshwater ecosystems. Alternate degree fields in ecology or natural sciences will be considered depending on the nature and depth of the experience at it relates to this position. Applicant should possess strong analytical skills and proficiency with R or SAS statistical software. Applicants with experience analyzing community data and time series data (using auto-regressive techniques) are preferred.                                       

Ad Closing Date: 6/30/2019


James Lamer @ [email protected].