Job: Research Program Associate

Title Research Program Associate
Agency, Location Great Lakes Fishery Commission
Categories Temporary
Job # 12415
Salary GS-8 ($49,215-$60,000) commensurate with experience and qualifications. Comprehensive benefits package.
End Date 2017-09-22

Assists Science Director and Senior Science Program Associate with research program administration including planning board meetings, coordinating proposal submission and peer review processes, negotiating research contracts, and managing program budget. Maintains and improves program website content and develops content for other program communications. Assists with conduct of research projects in the lab and/or field. Networks with Great Lakes research community.

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Desired start date: November 1, 2017. This is a two-year position with potential for extension.
To apply, send a cover letter, CV, and contact information for three references to by 5:00pm on closing date.


M.S. in biology, fishery biology, aquatic ecology, conservation, or related discipline. Meticulous attention to detail. Excellent oral and written communication skills.