Wildlife Ecologist - Illinois Natural History Survey

Employer
Illinois Natural History Survey
Location
Champaign, Illinois
Posted
Nov 07, 2017
Closes
Jan 06, 2018
Job Level
Entry level
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Salary

Wildlife Ecologist

Illinois Natural History Survey

Prairie Research Institute

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

The Illinois Natural History Survey (INHS) is seeking a Visiting Assistant Research Scientist, Wildlife Ecologist to develop, conduct, and direct a research program addressing topics in mammalian ecology, specifically wildlife-human interactions in anthropogenically-dominated landscapes. Research areas of interest include wildlife ecology, conservation, and management of mammals, with an emphasis including, but not limited to, disease ecology, spatial modeling, urban ecosystems, or climate change relating to the field of wildlife ecology.  The successful candidate will have Ph.D. in a scientific discipline relevant to the mission and goals of INHS, demonstrated expertise in wildlife ecology, and ability to establish a research program. Position may become a regular, non-visiting position at a later date. Applications must be received by December 11, 2017.  For additional information, including instructions on how to apply, please visit https://jobs.illinois.edu/academic-job-board or Lori Walston-Vonderharr, Human Resources, Prairie Research Institute at lwalston@illinois.edu.  For technical inquiries, please contact search chair Dr. Michael Ward at mpward@illinois.edu. The University of Illinois conducts criminal background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer. The U of I is an EEO Employer/Vet/Disabled  http://www.inclusiveillinois.illinois.edu.