Agency Central Michigan University Location Mount Pleasant, MI Job Category Post Doctoral Appointments
Start Date 12/16/2017
Last Date to Apply 01/31/2018
Description Full-time 12 month appointment to begin December 16, 2017. The position is renewable for a maximum of two additional years (subject to funding). The initial appointment will be for one year with continuation for the consecutive years based upon a satisfactory performance review after the initial year. The successful candidate will analyze large datasets and subsequently write manuscripts while assisting in project coordination. Responsibilities include organizing and analyzing data collected under the Great Lakes Coastal Wetland Monitoring initiative funded by the US Environmental Protection Agency; working with principal investigators to write peer-reviewed manuscripts relevant to coastal wetland ecology, monitoring and management; and assisting in the coordination of the project.
Qualifications Required Qualifications: An earned Ph.D. granted within the past three years (or evidence that all of the requirements for graduation have been completed and the degree will be awarded before the end of December 2017). Knowledge of statistical analyses of large multivariate datasets. A strong ecological background. Ability to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodations. Preferred Qualifications: Experience in an area of Great Lakes Research including tributaries and associated habitats (e.g. wetlands). Project management and interpersonal skills.
Applications must be submitted electronically via the CMU job site at https://www.jobs.cmich.edu and include a cover letter summarizing qualifications and interest in position, curriculum vitae, and names and contact information for three professional references. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. CMU is an AA/EO institution, providing equal opportunity to all persons, including minorities, females, veterans, and individuals with disabilities. (see http://www.cmich.edu/ocrie)
Contact Person Jessica Lapp
Contact Phone 989-774-4401
Contact eMail firstname.lastname@example.org