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Phycology technician

We have an immediate opening for a 6-month temporary phycology technician. Responsibilities include species-level identification and quantification of freshwater lake phytoplankton (soft algae and diatoms), algal culture maintenance, and some field work. Previous experience in phytoplankton identification, culture maintenance, and a B.S. in a natural science field are required, at minimum. Compensation is between $32,000 and $35,000 annually (prorated for a 6-month contract), commensurate with experience. More information and how to apply can be found here (link).  Establishing a diverse and inclusive culture are priorities at UVM and in the Rubenstein School. Applications from women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and individuals from diverse racial, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds are encouraged.  

 

Graduate student positions

We are always looking for motivated students interested in phytoplankton community dynamics and ecosystem feedbacks. Applicants should contact Dr. Morales-Williams (ana.morales@uvm.edu) with your C.V. and a brief statement of interest prior to submitting your full application package to the graduate program. More information about the graduate program and how to apply can be found here: https://www.uvm.edu/rsenr. Establishing a diverse and inclusive culture are priorities at UVM and in the Rubenstein School. Applications from women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and individuals from diverse racial, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds are encouraged. 

 

Rubenstein School Perennial Summer Internship Program

Check back in spring 2019 for more information on summer intern opportunities.