Position: Fisheries/Aquatic Ecologist Technician, Kaskaskia Biological Station, Illinois Natural History Survey, Sullivan IL
Employer: Division of Illinois Natural History Survey (INHS)
Job Description: Assist with field work in lakes and streams, laboratory behavioral
experiments, lab maintenance, fish care, and data processing and analysis. Responsibilities include assisting with research projects evaluating recruitment, behavior, reproductive strategies and management of largemouth bass, population ecology of muskellunge, Asian carp biology and stream and river ecology restoration. Work will be conducted in conjunction with faculty, graduate students, and other research assistants.
Qualifications: B.S. degree in fisheries or biology.
Salary: $11.50 - $12.00/hour
Available: April 1, 2012 / 40 hours per week
Application: For full consideration, applications should be received by 3/1/2012, but position will remain open until filled. Electronic applications required. To apply, please send cover letter, resume, copy of college transcripts and names and contact information of three references to: [log in to unmask] (Reference “MDiana” in subject line)
Direct technical questions to Dr. David Wahl, 217/728 4400, d‑[log in to unmask]
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