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  1. https://www.nrem.iastate.edu/ We are seeking applications for 1-2 Master’s of Science graduate assistantships to work together on a collaborative research project between Ducks Unlimited and Iowa State University examining wildlife use of wetlands created or restored for water quality in Iowa. The students will work together on the project examining wetland use among breeding ducks, marshbirds, and other wetland-dependent birds in Iowa wetlands during two summer field seasons in 2022 and 2023. Field work will involve surveying wetlands with point count surveys and unmanned aerial v
  2. https://mailchi.mp/amplifythefuture.org/scholarship-for-birders-in-stem
  3. Apply here. Position Summary The Director of Conservation will lead the development of landscape level conservation objectives for the implementation of Audubon’s priority conservation strategies in Vermont for the benefit of birds and the places they need to thrive. They will be responsible for leading the Vermont conservation team in achieving the science driven conservation objectives of the National Audubon Society (NAS) with a particular focus on working lands and forests; specifically leading forest protection and stewardship efforts, as part of Audubon’s Healthy Forests
  4. Dear Colleagues, Most of you have probably heard about the explosive eruptions of La Soufriere Volcano on St. Vincent. They began on April 9th and have continued almost daily. The dome collapsed on April 12th and pyroclastic flows began. The volcano is decimating nearby towns, agriculture, and rivers, and has blanketed the entire country in ash. Right now the country is dealing with the humanitarian crises—evacuating people out of the danger zone and making sure that evacuees and all other residents have access to clean water and shelter. We have been in t
  5. Description The Florida Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit is based out of the University of Florida in Gainesville and oversees several ongoing wetland-related research projects. We are seeking a highly motivated technician to assist with monitoring of Snail Kites in Florida. The fieldwork involves the extensive use and operation of airboats. Applicants must be willing to work long, flexible hours while maintaining a positive attitude in a hot, humid environment; some days involve working from sunrise to sunset. All of the necessary training will be provided, including airboat o
  6. Red Fox (Vulpes vulpes) Population Ecology and Interactions with Shorebirds on Fire Island, New York Virginia Tech Department of Fish and Wildlife Conservation Many studies have shown that predation is a key determinant of piping plover reproductive output, and predator management often is used to improve piping plover breeding success. The red fox (Vulpes vulpes) is a key predator in a number of piping plover nesting areas. Despite the recognition that predator management is an important part of piping plover management along the entire U.S. coast, there still are many gaps in our knowledge o
  7. https://wfscjobs.tamu.edu/jobs/post-doctoral-researcher-florida/ I am seeking applicants for an 18 month post-doctoral fellow position at the University of Florida in the Wildlife Ecology and Conservation program and the Florida Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, to start in May 2021 (or soon thereafter). The Post-doc will primarily focus on developing a prioritization plan for the US Fish and Wildlife southeast regional bird conservation effort. In response to recent published research that North America has lost up to 3 Billion birds in the last 50 years the FWS wants t
  8. The artificial light at night Postdoctoral Researcher will be responsible for processing, analyzing, and synthesizing radar, community science, and remote sensing data through peer reviewed publication on the impacts of artificial light on migration bird land use and flight patterns. The post-doc will work closely with PI Horton (CSU) and Co-I Henebry (Michigan State University). Lead the primary organization, processing, and integration of weather surveillance radar and community science data. Facilitate the linkage of these data layers with remote sensing products in an effort to charac
  9. The Guigueno Lab is seeking a post-doctoral fellow with excellent leadership and communication skills, and a passion for animal cognition and neuroscience research on birds. Position is fully-funded for one year, with a chance of renewal. Responsibilities will be split between research and lab managerial duties. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens/permanent residents and/or applicants with skills in unbiased stereology and immunofluorescence. Indigenous, visible minorities, first-generation students and women applicants are especially encouraged to apply. Start date is flexible (1 M
  10. APPLY VIA THIS WEBSITE. STRONGLY ENCOURAGED TO READ THE ENTIRE ANNOUNCEMENT AND ALL THE INSTRUCTIONS. THE POST BELOW IS NOT A COMPLETE ANNOUNCEMENT. https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/593639900# As a Wildlife Biologist your duties will include but are not limited to the following: Provides support for and oversight of seabird monitoring and data management activities throughout the USFWS Pacific Regions. Builds partnerships within the seabird conservation community, including USFWS and other organizations, other federal and state agencies, and entities
  11. Position Title: Postdoctoral Research Associate Salary: GS-12 salary (approx. $87,000/year) with benefits Location: Eastern Ecological Science Center at the Patuxent Research Refuge, Laurel, MD Performance Period: 13 months, renewable up to 4 years conditional on funding Application Deadline: March 19, 2021 or until a suitable candidate is found Position Summary: USGS Eastern Ecological Science Center at the Patuxent Research Refuge (formerly, the Patuxent Wildlife Research Center) seeks a Postdoctoral Research Associate with interests in population modeling, decision analysis, dynamic optimiz
  12. Matthew Halley is an evolutionary biologist, historian, and musician based at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University (ANSP) in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. He has lived in many countries around the world and has taken expeditions to remote places in search of scientific knowledge. Matthew is a fifth-generation American, born in Pennsylvania and descended from German-Slovak immigrants. His ancestors were soldiers, coal miners, mechanics, nurses, and teachers. To His knowledge, I am the first ornithologist in my family tree. This website is a place where I compile the fruits o
  13. NASHVILLE-Martha Hays Cooper died peacefully at home in Nashville on Thursday, Feb. 4, after years of struggling with Alzheimer’s. “Ookie”was married to Rep. Jim Cooper for almost 36 years, mother of their three amazing children, Mary (Scott Gallisdorfer), Jamie, and Hayes, and grandmother of the incomparable Jay. Martha was born on Sept. 13, 1954, the second child of the late Dr. A.V. Hays and Dr. Martha Hays Taylor of Gulfport, Mississippi. Her siblings,Art Hays (Debbie) of Gaithersburg, MD, and Mary Hays Peller (Steve) of New Orleans,survive her. Martha graduated from Sweet Briar Colle
  14. Memberships are *FREE* in 2021 to #BIPOC #LGBTQ & #Disabled community members! Membership benefits: - apply to student grants - access Picoides - meeting registration discount Apply here: https://hocking.biology.ualberta.ca/sco/
  15. PhD Research Assistantship: Applied Conservation and Management Illinois Natural History Survey Prairie Research Institute University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign Project Description: A PhD research assistant position is available starting the Fall 2021 Semester to conduct research in applied conservation and management as part of the NOAA Firebirds project at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. The successful candidate will develop research projects within the following themes as a part of their doctoral dissertation: 1) conservation and ecology of rails, 2) habit
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