Assistant Field Station Director – University of Illinois/Illinois Natural History Survey

Position:                      Assistant Field Station Director

                                    University of Illinois/Illinois Natural History Survey

                                   

Responsibilities:           Successful candidate will contribute to the research program, administration and supervision of staff of the Kaskaskia and Ridge Lake Biological Stations. Emphasized areas of research include predator-prey relationships, trophic ecology, foraging behavior, bioenergetics, and reproductive ecology. Responsible for new research initiatives in the areas of fish ecology and management as well as serve as co-principal investigator for research projects on sportfish management and invasive Asian carp. Individual will be part of an interactive research group (current staff of 25) including faculty, graduate and undergraduate students, research biologists, and full- and part-time research assistants.

 

Qualifications:             Ph.D. in fisheries, zoology, ecology or related

 

Salary:                         $52,000-$70,000/year.  Option for on-site housing.

 

Closing Date:               January 31, 2017

 

Contact:                       Direct technical questions to Dr. David Wahl, 217-728-4400, d-wahl@illinois.edu

 

Link:                           For full details, please visit http://jobs.illinois.edu/academic-job-board

 

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