Field assistant required ~

31 de enero de 2007

Field assistant required

The Briggs lab at UC Berkeley is looking to fill 3 field assistant
positions. These positions are full time from April 1 - June 30 and can be
found at under the job# 005865. Pay will range
from $13.15-$15.00/hr, commensurate with experience.

Assistants will primarily assist with field research conducted in Marin and
Sonoma Counties on the ecology of Lyme disease and the impacts of habitat
change on disease prevalence and dynamics. Work will include small-mammal
trapping, lizard surveys, and tick drag collections. Field work will involve
early morning trips to field sites in Marin County.

Minimal qualifications for this job include a background in biology,
environmental science or related field and prior field biology experience.
Experience trapping and handling small mammals highly desired. Experiencing
handling and capturing lizards is also a plus. Other desirable qualities
include attention to detail, organizational skills, and strong
self-motivation and ability to work independently. Preference will be given
to applicants with relevant experience.

Address specific questions to Andrea Swei (

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