Research Associate - Ecology Evolution and Organismal Biology

Updated: about 2 months ago
Location: Ames, IOWA
Job Type: FullTime

Position Information:


Position Title:
Research Associate - Ecology Evolution and Organismal Biology


Job Group:
Professional & Scientific


Required Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree and related experience.


Preferred Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in Biology or related field.
Experience performing lake water quality monitoring.
Experience maintaining boats, outboard motors, and trailers.
Experience with identifying and enumerating phytoplankton and zooplankton from eutrophic lakes.


Job Description:

The department of Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology is seeking applicants for a Research Associate I. The Research Associate is responsible for field and laboratory research that will assist with fulfilling our contract water quality monitoring by supervising sample collection for the lake monitoring programs and research and analyze phytoplankton and zooplankton samples from Iowa Lakes.


Appointment Type:
Regular with Term Appointment (Fixed Term)


Proposed End Date or Length of Term:

December 31, 2020


Number of Months Employed Per Year:
12 Month Work Period


Time Type:
Full time


Pay Rate Type:
Salary


Pay Grade:
30


Application Instructions:

To apply for this position, please click on “Apply” and complete the Employment Application. Please be prepared to enter or attach the following:

1) Resume/Curriculum Vitae

2) Letter of Application/Cover Letter

3) Contact Information for Three References

If you have questions regarding this application process, please email employment@iastate.edu or call 515-294-4800 or Toll Free: 1-877-477-7485.


Original Posting Date:
May 12, 2020


Posting Close Time:

This posting will close at 12:00 AM CST on the date listed below. The posting will no longer be available to apply to after 11:59 PM CST the day prior.


Posting Close Date:
May 20, 2020


Job Requisition Number:
R2347



Position Information:


Position Title:
Research Associate - Ecology Evolution and Organismal Biology


Job Group:
Professional & Scientific


Required Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree and related experience.


Preferred Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in Biology or related field.
Experience performing lake water quality monitoring.
Experience maintaining boats, outboard motors, and trailers.
Experience with identifying and enumerating phytoplankton and zooplankton from eutrophic lakes.


Job Description:

The department of Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology is seeking applicants for a Research Associate I. The Research Associate is responsible for field and laboratory research that will assist with fulfilling our contract water quality monitoring by supervising sample collection for the lake monitoring programs and research and analyze phytoplankton and zooplankton samples from Iowa Lakes.


Appointment Type:
Regular with Term Appointment (Fixed Term)


Proposed End Date or Length of Term:

December 31, 2020


Number of Months Employed Per Year:
12 Month Work Period


Time Type:
Full time


Pay Rate Type:
Salary


Pay Grade:
30


Application Instructions:

To apply for this position, please click on “Apply” and complete the Employment Application. Please be prepared to enter or attach the following:

1) Resume/Curriculum Vitae

2) Letter of Application/Cover Letter

3) Contact Information for Three References

If you have questions regarding this application process, please email employment@iastate.edu or call 515-294-4800 or Toll Free: 1-877-477-7485.


Original Posting Date:
May 12, 2020


Posting Close Time:

This posting will close at 12:00 AM CST on the date listed below. The posting will no longer be available to apply to after 11:59 PM CST the day prior.


Posting Close Date:
May 20, 2020


Job Requisition Number:
R2347


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