postdoctoral scholar/lecturer position
- CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY, LONG BEACH
DEPARTMENT OF BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES
POSITION: Postdoctoral Scholar/Lecturer in Fish Biology (12-month
RECRUITMENT NUMBER: 879
APPOINTMENT PERIOD: June 1, 2002 to May 30, 2003
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Ph.D. in Biology, Zoology, or Marine Science.
Candidate must have experience of coordinating and conducting field
research on fishes. Boat handling experience and scuba training
required. Demonstrated potential for effective teaching of ecology
and/or behavior ecology related courses at the undergraduate and
graduate levels. Ability to communicate effectively with an ethnically
and culturally diverse campus community.
DESIRED/PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Experience and potential to teach in
biostatistics, behavioral ecology and marine biology. Additional
background in using acoustic telemetry techniques on fishes, and GIS
data management. Ideal position for someone who wishes to gain more
teaching and research experience on a variety of projects.
DUTIES: 1) Assist with coordination and conducting field oriented
studies on white sharks, stingrays, and nearshore gamefishes. 2)
Assignment of 8-10 units per semester including 2-4 units of courses per
semester (potential courses: Ecology, Biostatistics, Animal Behavior,
Introduction to Marine Biology).
SALARY RANGE: $33,500 - $37,500, commensurate with experience and
background. Includes benefits.
REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION: Letter of application, curriculum vitae
including teaching experience, unofficial transcript from institution
awarding highest degree, and a statement of teaching philosophy and
research experience. Also provide addresses, telephone numbers, and
email addresses of three references. Employment is contingent upon
proof of the legal right to work in the United States. This proof must
be provided in the application. An official transcript from institution
awarding the highest degree and three letters of recommendation will be
required from all finalists.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Review of applications to begin March 15, 2002.
Applications will be accepted and considered until the position is
filled. Applications, required documentation, and/or requests for
information should be addressed to:
Dr. Christopher Lowe
Department of Biological Sciences
California State University, Long Beach, CA 90840-3702
(562) 985-4918 email: clowe@... FAX: (562) 985-8878
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Christopher Lowe, Ph.D.
Dept. of Biological Sciences
California State University Long Beach
1250 Bellflower Blvd.
Long Beach CA 90840
office (562) 985-4918
fax (562) 985-8878