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Professional Support Staff - Office Coordinator

AWRI is hiring an office coordinator for the administrative suite at the Lake Michigan Center in Muskegon, MI. This is a 12 month, .77 FTE position. Minimum starting salary $17.13/hour. View the full job announcement, including essential functions, and apply at

Part-time Research Vessel Engineer

AWRI is seeking applicants for an engineer position on board the passenger/education vessel W.G. Jackson, berthed in Muskegon, MI, for the Spring 2020 vessel season. This is a part-time, hourly position on a 12-month appointment. Review of applications will being immediately. Read the full engineer position announcement for more information, including the required qualifications for successful applicants, and apply online at

Postdoctoral/Visiting Scientist Position: Aquatic Environmental Chemist/Toxicologist

A Visiting Scientist/Postdoctoral Position is available to a highly qualified individual trained in aquatic environmental chemistry/toxicology and has experience with qPCR analysis. This postdoctoral position will be housed at the Robert B. Annis Water Resources Institute (AWRI) of Grand Valley State University. The selected candidate will work with faculty at AWRI on projects that focus on watersheds and water bodies local to the region, as well as be responsible for teaching one course (to be determined) per year.

Evaluation of applications will begin immediately. View the full position announcement for applicant criteria, application instructions, and additional information.

Graduate Research Assistantships

AWRI is currently accepting applications for graduate research assistantships, available to full-time students interested in pursuing a Master of Science degree in Biology with an emphasis in aquatic sciences. Click here to view the full announcement.

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AWRI's student interns completed their summer of research and presented their findings to their labmates, advisors, and staff in August. Check out this thread for brief summaries of what they did this summer. Thank you for all of your hard work, interns!

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