Integrating research, education, and outreach to enhance and preserve freshwater resources.
Postdoctoral Fellowship: Aquatic Environmental Chemist/Toxicologist
A Postdoctoral Fellowship is available to a highly qualified individual trained in aquatic environmental chemistry and toxicology. The position will be housed at AWRI, where the successful candidate will work with faculty on projects focusing on watersheds and water bodies local to the region, as well as be responsible for teaching one course (to be determined) per year. The initial appointment is for one year with benefits and a competitive salary, with continued funding available for two additional years contingent upon satisfactory progress.
Evaluation of applications will begin March 15, with an anticipated position start date of August 6, 2018. Read the full position announcement with additional details, criteria for applicants, and application instructions by clicking here.
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.
Deckhand, GVSU Educational/Passenger Vessel
AWRI seeks a part-time Deckhand for a call-in position on the University’s passenger/research vessel’s D.J. Angus located in Grand Haven, MI and W.G. Jackson located in Muskegon, MI. Able seaman duties which include but are not limited to general ship's maintenance, i.e., prep, prime & painting. Work hours and days will vary from 1 June to 1 Sept. 2018. Prior experience doing shipboard maintenance, i.e., surface prep & painting. Individual must have adequate physical strength, stamina, and physical agility, visual and auditory acuity. Individual will be required to operate pneumatic & electric needle, scalers, and grinders. Individual will be required to lift moderate to heavy weights. Contact Capt. Tony Fiore via email @ firstname.lastname@example.org for further information. EOE/AA/ADA.
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