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TITLE: Ecology and Botany Field Technicians — Research Associate I NUMBER OF POSITIONS: 5 (temporary) WORK LOCATIONS: North-central Nebraska PAY RATE: $2,000 - $2,400/month, plus housing and other expenses DURATION: 2-4 months (approx. May – September) Summary of All Positions: Colorado State University seeks experienced ecology and botany field technicians for summer field work at two river...

Postdoctoral Research Associate Microbial Ecology A postdoctoral research position is available immediately in Donald Zak’s lab at the University of Michigan to study relationships between microbial community composition and ecosystem carbon and nitrogen cycling. Research will focus on the interactions elevated levels of nitrogen and belowground microbial community composition. Candidates must ha...

66649The Research Associate (RA) will be responsible for actively engaging in the development and implementation of the Center for Ocean Solutions (Center) work on creating innovative conceptual approaches and analyses in support of projects in ocean planning, management of mobile organisms, and other management issues requiring a spatial analytical approach. We seek a creative individual with exp...

Field Technicians for Lower Arkansas River Reference Wetland Condition Assessment The Colorado Natural Heritage Program (CNHP) at Colorado State University (CSU) seeks 4 experienced field technicians for summer field work assessing the condition of wetlands throughout the lower Arkansas River Basin. One of the four positions is a crew lead position that requires additional organizational and comm...

The Research Associate (“Post-doctoral researcher”) will be based at INSTAAR at the CU Boulder campus, and will work with NSF -funded PIs on the project, primarily with Bob Anderson at CU. Other PIs on the project include Cory Cleveland at the University of Montana and Steven Porder at Brown, and continuing affiliations with Alan Townsend at Duke University and Greg Asner at the Carnegie Instituti...

Ecology Branch Chief, U.S. Geological Survey Western Fisheries Research Center, Seattle, WA The Ecology Branch Chief sets the overall scientific direction for the aquatic ecology program at the Western Fisheries Research Center based on input from both internal and external sources. Programs are directed towards the advancement of knowledge in the area of aquatic ecosystems and contribute to the ...

hosting organization would be University of Georgia Wildlife Disease Ecology Volunteer Research Assistant: Loreto, Peru Description: We seek a volunteer research assistant for a field study focused on vampire bat ecology and the transmission of rabies in Peru. This study examines how livestock rearing in Latin America affects vampire bat ecology, behavior, immune defense, and exposure to rabies...

The Virginia Institute of Marine Science (VIMS) invites applications for one tenure-eligible Assistant Professor position in the School of Marine Science, VIMS. The Assistant Professor, Marine Physiological Ecology will develop and maintain an active research and publication program, advise graduate students and teach core and advanced courses, participate in College and VIMS/SMS governance, and p...

The Biological Sciences Department at California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) is pleased to announce a search for a tenure-track Assistant Professorship in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology beginning in fall 2015 (contingent upon funding). Applicants must have a Ph.D. in the biological sciences and postdoctoral (or equivalent postgraduate) experience with training and research in the area of...

Assistant Professor in Marine Physiological Ecology The Virginia Institute of Marine Science (VIMS) has a three-part mission to conduct interdisciplinary research in coastal ocean and estuarine science, educate students and citizens, and provide advisory service to policy makers, industry, and the public. The School of Marine Science (SMS) at VIMS is the graduate school in marine science for the ...

The Department of Ecosystem and Conservation Sciences in the College of Forestry and Conservation at the University of Montana seeks applications for the position of Assistant Professor of Freshwater Aquatic Ecosystems. The Department desires an individual who will develop an externally-funded research program in freshwater and/or riparian ecosystem ecology. Specific teaching responsibilities incl...

Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Ecology, Department of Biological Sciences, Oakland University, Michigan, USA The Department of Biological Sciences at Oakland University invites applications for a tenure-track position in Ecology at the level of Assistant Professor. Candidates working at all levels of organization, using plants, animals or microbes will be considered. Applicants working in the ...

Coastal Ecology Program Director The Coastal Ecology Program Director is responsible for leading and developing the research capabilities of The Water Institute of the Gulf in coastal ecology. We are seeking an individual for this senior leadership position with broad experience and expertise, with the capability to oversee and engage in a program that focuses on coastal systems in the broadest s...

Assistant Professor, Ecology The Department of Biological Sciences, California State University, Los Angeles, seeks to fill a tenure-track position in Ecology beginning Fall2015. A Ph.D. in biology is required, with a minimum of one year related post-doctoral experience. The applicant must establish an externally funded research program in ecology, involving undergraduate and Master’s students in...

The Department of Ecosystem and Conservation Sciences in the College of Forestry and Conservation at the University of Montana – Missoula seeks applications for the position of Assistant/Associate Professor of Fire Ecology. The Department desires an individual who will develop an externally-funded research program that addresses basic and applied ecological questions in fire-affected ecosystems an...

STREAM ECOLOGIST ASSISTANT PROFESSOR, TENURE TRACK Join Us The Fisheries and Wildlife Department at Oregon State University invites applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor in Stream Ecology. We seek an energetic, enthusiastic colleague to complement our existing strengths in teaching, research and service, and help expand our nationally and internationally recognized programs in wil...

Natural Heritage New Mexico is a division of the Museum of Southwestern Biology in the Biology Department. NHNM is looking for a part-time student employee to help the ecology group with field work, data entry and other tasks related to completing on-going research projects during the 2015 summer and fall semesters. The position will primarily involve data entry using an MS Access platform, field ...

TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY – COMMERCE (TAMUC) The assistant professor of wildlife ecology and conservation biology will be a faculty member with the Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences. The assis¬tant professor will teach courses such as Population Biology, conduct research, and advise students in the Wildlife and Conservation Science program. The successful candidate will teach gradua...

POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP IN FOREST ECOLOGY Forest Global Earth Observatory – The Center for Tropical Forest Science Smithsonian Institution The Smithsonian’s Forest Global Earth Observatory – Center for Tropical Forest Science (ForestGEO-CTFS) is a global network of research plots focused on the dynamics and diversity of forests. Over the past three decades, the ForestGEO-CTFS network, involvin...

Career Opportunity with One of the Top Botanical Gardens in the World Postdoctoral Fellow in Restoration Ecology Missouri Botanical Garden is a center for botanical research and science education, as well as an oasis in the city of St. Louis. The Garden offers 79 acres of beautiful horticultural display, including a 14-acre Japanese strolling garden, Henry Shaw’s original 1850 estate home, and o...