Grassland Research Assistant

Location
The Nature Conservancy’s Joseph H. Williams Tallgrass Prairie Preserve
Posted
Apr 29, 2021
Closes
May 29, 2021
Discipline
Biogeosciences
Career Level
Student / Graduate
Education Level
Masters
Job Type
Internship
Relocation Cost
No Relocation
Sector Type
Academia

Grassland Research Assistant

Description:

We are seeking a research assistant (RA; graduate or undergraduate degree in Ecology, Biological Sciences, Botany, or related fields) for a NASA-funded project focusing on detecting grassland plant diversity using remote sensing. The RA will be expected to conduct comprehensive field botanical surveys to identify grassland plant species following an established protocol and assist with other components of the project, including collecting and analyzing leaf functional traits and remotely-sensed data. The primary study site is The Nature Conservancy’s Joseph H. Williams Tallgrass Prairie Preserve (https://tinyurl.com/rmyw8pw4). 

Qualifications:

  1. Ability to work independently
  2. Prior knowledge on grassland plant species
  3. Excellent written and oral communication skills
  4. Enthusiastic about grasslands
  5. Comfortable with working in remote settings

Timeline:

Target start date is July 01, 2021. 

Pay:

Pay is commensurate with qualifications. 

To Apply:

Please send cover letter, CV, and list of three references to Dr. Hamed Gholizadeh (hamed.gholizadeh@okstate.edu). Review of the applications will begin immediately and will continue until position is filled. 

We are committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all individuals and do not discriminate based on race, religion, age, sex, color, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, or veteran status with regard to employment, educational programs and activities, and/or admissions. For more information, visit https://eeo.okstate.edu.

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