Field Ecology Research Associate (Texas, USA) ~

26 de junio de 2015

Field Ecology Research Associate (Texas, USA)

Ecosystem Science and Management Department
Texas A&M University

The Ecosystem Science and Management Department at Texas A&M University is seeking applicants
for a full time Research Associate position. Duties include: managing, maintaining, and coordinating
departmental research equipment and facilities; coordinating the use and management of the
Ecological and Natural Resource Teaching Area adjacent to campus; assist in field data collection,
installation, and monitoring of equipment at field sites across Texas.

Required education: Masters of Science degree in Natural Resources or related field or Bachelors of
Science Degree in Natural Resources or related field and three years of related experience.

Required qualifications: Basic computer skills (word processing, spread sheet, statistics) and
knowledge of field ecology research.  Excellent verbal and written communication skills.  Ability to
install and troubleshoot technical equipment. Ability to work outdoors under a variety of climatic
conditions. Ability to work in remote areas without direct supervision.  Ability to multi task, work
cooperatively with others, and regularly travel to other locations in Texas. Willingness to obtain a
pesticide applicators license.

Preferred qualifications: Advanced computer skills. In-depth knowledge of field research
infrastructure and plant sampling methods.

For full consideration, applicants should complete an online application by July 20, 2015 at
and include a cover letter outlining how you meet the desired and required qualifications, resume/CV
and a list of at least three academic or professional references that can speak of your qualifications
for this position.

All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and
employment is contingent upon the agency's verification of credentials and/or other information
required by agency procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

Texas A&M AgriLife is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer

Texas A&M University is located in the twin cities of Bryan and College Station, home to about
203,000 residents. Our central Texas location offers the best of both worlds: it's small enough to offer
safe and affordable living and just a short drive to major Texas cities - Houston, Austin, San Antonio
and Dallas and is close the natural beauty of the Gulf Coast, Piney Woods of East Texas, the Hill

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