Assists Science Director and Science Program Manager with research program administration including planning board meetings, coordinating proposal submission and peer review processes, negotiating research contracts, and managing program budget. Coordinates Great Lakes Acoustic Telemetry Observation System (https://glatos.glos.us/). Maintains and improves program website (http://www.glfc.org/science-research.php) content and develops content for other program communications. Assists with conduct of research in the lab and/or field. Networks with Great Lakes research community.
Full position description available at http://www.glfc.org/temp/FRP Associate Announcement and Position Description 2019_FINAL.pdf.
Desired start date: November 1, 2019. This is a three-year position with potential for extension.
M.S. in biology, fishery biology, aquatic ecology, conservation, or related discipline. Meticulous attention to detail. Excellent oral and written communication skills.