Macroinvertebrate Ecologist at National Great Rivers Research and Education Center (Illinois)

Macroinvertebrate Ecologist
The National Great Rivers Research and Education Center (NGRREC), a division of Lewis and Clark Community College partnered with the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, is seeking applications for a macroinvertebrate ecologist interested in conducting research on large-floodplain rivers, their watersheds and tributaries. This position is a 12-month, 100% time position, reflecting a 100% research appointment with a small outreach responsibility. The successful candidate is expected to develop an independent research program, regularly publish research results in peer-reviewed scientific journals, develop successful grant proposals, possess strong quantitative skills, and be willing to work with governmental and non-governmental agencies at the state, national, and international level. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in ecology or a related discipline. Preferred candidates will be mid-career (i.e., associate or late assistant level) with a strong record of peer-reviewed publications and evidence of sustained success in attracting external research funding.
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