Supervisory Fish Biologist

US Geological Survey
Cortland, New York
$104,821 to $136,271 per year plus benefits. Relocation expenses are authorized.
Jun 14, 2019
Jul 10, 2019
Job Level
Senior level
Employment Type
Full time, Permanent
Salary Type


Description: Will lead the development and coordination of a broad and complex fisheries science program with special emphasis on innovative scientific efforts to support a relatively new cross-jurisdictional consensus to advance native fish restoration in the Great Lakes, specifically coregonines (ciscoes and lake whitefishes).  Will also provide leadership and guidance to research conducted within the Branch and Center, that may include developing science frameworks and interdisciplinary research initiatives to address ecosystem questions strongly focused on native species restoration, sustainable fisheries, decision analysis, adaptive management, threats assessment, population viability analysis, modeling, assessment and monitoring program development, and related sciences.

Qualifications: Open to all qualified U.S. Citizens.  Specific qualification requirements can be found in the USAJOBS posting (see link above). 

How to Apply: Applications for this vacancy must be received on-line via USAJOBS BEFORE midnight Eastern Time (Washington, D.C. time) July 10, 2019.  Announcement number:  DEN-2019-0180. 

Contact Information: Annie Smith, USGS Human Resources (, 703-648-4402.

The U.S. Geological Survey is an equal opportunity employer.