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Research Technician: Fish and Aquatic Ecology

  • Description:

    Position available to participate in various research and
    extension projects targeting fish ecology and foodweb processes in the Great
    Lakes. 
    Incumbent will process samples
    (zooplankton, benthic invertebrate, ichthyoplankton, fish diets), plan and
    conduct field sampling, help supervise undergraduate research assistants, and
    help prepare publications and presentations. Extension activities will be
    conducted in collaboration with the Illinois-Indiana Sea Grant Program.



    Qualifications:



    Minimum qualifications include a BS (MS preferred) and one
    year of experience in field or laboratory ecological research. Incumbent should
    be able to identify freshwater invertebrates, conduct fisheries field surveys and
    safely operate a boat.





    Salary:



    Exact salary is dependent on qualifications and experience.
    At a minimum, the salary will exceed $32K. This is a salaried position with
    benefits.





    Start date:



    Exact start date is negotiable (can start sometime from September-December
    2013).





    How to Apply:



    The positions will remain open until filled. For full
    consideration, please apply by 16-September-2013. 
    For application instructions please visit: http://bit.ly/1d6Oj0S





    For more information:



    Tomas Höök



    http://web.ics.purdue.edu/~thook



    thook@purdue.edu
     Purdue University is an affirmative action equal opportunity employer.