Institution: Murray State University
Location: Murray, Kentucky
Closing date: not provided
The Watershed Studies Institute and Department of Biological Sciences, Murray State University is seeking a postdoctoral associate. The successful applicant will conduct research on life history evolution and population/community ecology, help mentor graduate and undergraduate research students, and teach one biology course per semester. Research will focus on the impacts of size structure and climate on polyphenism and resulting trophic cascades, using mesocosm experiments and analysis of long-term data sets.
This is a two-year position starting August 1, 2017. The salary is $47,500/year with benefits.
Murray is a highly-rated, vibrant public university with significant infrastructure and personnel dedicated to ecological research, including the Hancock Biological Station.
Ph.D. required and experience with experimental design is preferred.
Email a letter of interest detailing research goals and experience, a curriculum vitae, several representative reprints, and email addresses of three references to Dr. Howard Whiteman (hwhiteman [at] murraystate [dot] edu).
The review of applications begins immediately, but new applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
Murray State University is an equal education and employment opportunity, M/F/D, AA employer.