The Garvey Lab (Dr. Jim Garvey, students, and post-docs) in the Center for Fisheries, Aquaculture, and Aquatic Sciences (CFAAS; https://fisheries.siu.edu/) at Southern Illinois University is seeking a multi-year postdoctoral fellow to join our funded research group investigating questions related to the ecology and management of invasive fishes. Research topics include mechanisms underlying movement, early life history dynamics and recruitment, and ecosystem/socioeconomic effects of invasions at regional and continental scales.
Self-motivated candidates with strong interpersonal and analytical skills and a demonstrated record of peer-reviewed publication. Demonstrated skills in GIS, statistical analysis, database management, acoustic telemetry, ecological modeling, and/or experience using scientific grade hydroacoustic equipment are preferred. Applicants should have defended their Ph.D. prior to their selected start date.