*Job Title:*Postdoctoral Researcher
*Type of Employment:*Regular Full-Time
*Work Location:*Murray, KY
*Employment Term:*12 Months
*Position Type:*Staff - Exempt (Monthly)
*Department:*Watershed Studies Institute
*Summary of Job Duties and Responsibilities:*Full-time, two-year position beginning August 15, 2022 or January 15, 2023.
The postdoctoral associate will conduct research on ecology, evolution, and/or conservation, help mentor graduate and undergraduate research students, and teach one biology course per semester. Research opportunities include studying life history strategies, ecological interactions, and the evolution of senescence using observational studies, genomics, experiments, and analysis of long-term data, in collaboration with Drs. Howard Whiteman and Gary ZeRuth. Field sites are in western Colorado and western Kentucky.
*Minimum Education Requirements:*Ph.D. in a relevant discipline required.
*Preferred Education and/or Experience Qualifications:*Experience with amphibian ecology, multivariate statistics, and/or genomics is preferred.
*Open Until Filled:*Yes
*Special Instructions to Applicants:*Along with the application, the following items must be included:
* Letter of application detailing career goals and research experience
* Curriculum Vitae
For best consideration, please submit a completed application along with all required materials by July 15, 2022. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Associated topics: air, air monitoring, climate, environment, environmental science, epa, field, ocean, waste, water