Oferta de trabajo con aves: Asistentes de campo en Florida ~ Bioblogia.net

17 de octubre de 2004

Oferta de trabajo con aves: Asistentes de campo en Florida

FIELD ASSISTANTS (3) required. Two positions are from early Jan to the end of May 2005, and one is from Jan through the end of Apr of 2005. Successful applicants will work on a project on the reproductive physiology and nutritional ecology of the cooperatively breeding Florida Scrub-Jay. Research is based at Archbold Biological Station in south-central Florida.
Field assistants will spend time censusing the population, establishing and regularly stocking feeders, nest-finding and monitoring, and helping with logistical support of the project. Applicants should be physically fit with full color vision; have their own binoculars; possess (or be working toward) a Bachelor’s degree in zoology, biology, or a related field; and have a genuine desire to pursue further education in biology. Small-scale, independent research projects will be strongly encouraged as will entrance into graduate programs following the field season. Experience in handling and knowledge of birds would also be useful but is not necessary. Salary: $1,000/month and housing is provided. To apply, please either mail or e-mail (preferred) a curriculum vitae or résumé that includes complete contact information (e-mail address and telephone number) for three references and a cover letter stating biological interests and professional goals. Send applications to DR. ELI BRIDGE, Department of Biology, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN 38152. (EM: ebridge@memphis.edu).
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