The Canadian Centre for Evidence-Based Conservation at Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada is currently seeking applications for the position of “Research Associate” with a start date during fall of 2016. The position will be based on campus and involve a variety of evidence assimilation and evidence synthesis activities related to natural resource management and conservation biology (e.g., habitat management, restoration ecology). The successful applicant will have experience in database development, meta-analysis, and literature review (ideally systematic review) and synthesis. They will also be capable of interacting with a variety of partners (in Canada and beyond), be highly organized, and have experience generating peer-reviewed publications. Evidence of exceptional problem solving skills, critical thinking, attention to detail, and ability to work both individually and as part of a team will be regarded highly in the evaluation process. There is also opportunity to take a leadership role in helping to shape the development of the newly-formed Canadian Centre for Evidence-Based Conservation. The research associate will be co-mentored by Dr. Steven Cooke and Dr. Joe Bennett. Applicants are asked to forward a letter outlining their interest and qualifications for the position, a list of two references with contact information, and an up-to-date CV to Drs Cooke and Bennett via email ([email protected];[email protected]). Applications are due June 15th although the search will remain open until a suitable candidate is found. The position is initially for a 1 year period renewable upon performance review and availability of funding. Carleton University is strongly committed to fostering diversity within its community as a source of excellence, cultural enrichment, and social strength. We welcome those who would contribute to the further diversification of our University including, but not limited to: women; visible minorities; First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples; persons with disabilities; and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity and expressions. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.
Postdoctoral Position in Fish MigrationJune 8, 2021
The Project The Salmon Watersheds Lab (www.jonwmoore.org) and collaborators at Simon Fraser University (SFU) are currently seeking a Postdoctoral fellow to work on a project entitled “Landslide Impact on Flow Dynamics, Fish Migration and Genetics of Fraser River Salmon”. The successful candidate will be part of an inter-disciplinary team that aims to understand the impacts of the 2018 Big Bar Landslide on channel morphology, flow dynamics, fish migration, and the genetics of Fraser River Salmon. The natural landslide blocked the Fraser River to salmon passage, devastating salmon runs seeking to return to the Northern Basin. The project is led by a large group of multi-disciplinary investigators from Simon Fraser University, […]
Job Opportunity: Assistant or Associate Professor in Aquatic Ecosystems and Global ChangeApril 29, 2021
Position Title / Rank: Assistant or Associate Professor in Aquatic Ecosystems and Global Change Location: University of GuelphCollege: College of Biological ScienceDepartment: Integrative Biology Deadline: June 1, 2021 or until a suitable candidate is foundPlease reference AD #21-20 Position Description:The Department of Integrative Biology at the University of Guelph invites applications for a tenure-track faculty member at the Assistant or Associate Professor level in the area of Aquatic Ecosystems and Global Change. The position is a key element of the new Centre for Ecosystem Management (CEM) at the University of Guelph, in partnership with the Great Lakes Fishery Commission (GLFC), Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO), Michigan State University (MSU), and […]
Fisheries/Limnology job opening in BCJune 25, 2019
The Okanagan Nation Alliance is looking to hire a Fisheries Biologist 2 to work out of Westbank, BC (West Kelowna) – see attached job advertisement linked below for all the details. Job open until filled. Fisheries Biologist 2