Employment and Opportunities - Summer and Fall 2014
Student Worker Field Technician, HJ Andrews Experimental Forest
Responsibilities: Assist with preparation and installation of long-term experiments in HJ Andrews Experimental Forest related to understanding interactions between aquatic consumers and stream function. Responsibilities consist of field work (e.g., equipment preparation, equipment installation, stream surveys, physical/biological monitoring) and office duties (e.g., processing/managing field data). The position begins 08/11/2014 and continues through 10/24/2014. Ideally the student worker would also begin to collect data related to his/her research interests to begin a MS in Forest Engineering, Resources, and Management, Water Resources Engineering, or Water Resources Science, not before winter 2015. Qualifications: Candidate will be entering last year(s) of Bachelor’s degree in stream-related field, Fisheries Biology, Forestry, or Biological Sciences. Desired qualifications: • Ability to work with other crew members in a professional manner while maintaining a positive and safe work environment. • Good writing, problem solving and data analysis skills. • Computer skills with spreadsheets and data bases • Driver’s license. Contact Submit resume or CV to Dr. Alba Argerich, email@example.com
Course: Forest Ethics and Place relationships: An H.J. Andrews Forest Experience
This 6-credit field and on-campus blended course will be a rigorous and embedded introduction to environmental ethics, place-based ecology, human dimensions of natural resources, and nature writing. We will engage the natural history, social context, and ecological research of the H.J. Andrews Experimental Forest while developing our own relationships to place through exploration, reflection, and writing. Final projects are flexible and should reflect student majors and curiosity. Come play in the forest and learn about the intersection of science, ethics, and human/nature relationships! Two-week reading period (8/18-9/2), 5 days on campus (9/2-9/6), 1-week camping in the H.J Andrews Experimental Forest (9/8-9/15), and 1-week final project work (due 9/22). Please contact Dr. Lissy Goralnik with any questions or to see a syllabus: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Additional job opportunities may be found via the following resources:
- General Employment
- Post Doctoral Positions
- Visiting Scholars
- We encourage short- and long-term visits to our site either singly or in groups. Unless a specific grant is developed we usually cannot directly support visits of more than a few days. If you can receive support from your home country we are willing to consider hosting your visit provided that the area of research is of interest to our group. For more information on topics we are currently investigating please examine our research section. For those thinking about a longer visit and wishing to submit a curriculum vitae or indicate your interests, please contact our Andrews LTER lead PI.