Assistant Professor of Freshwater Ecology and Conservation, University of California – Berkeley

Berkeley, CA

Organization: College of Natural Resources at the University of California, Berkeley


Duties: Develop an internationally recognized research program on the ecology and conservation of fresh waters, apply innovative tools and novel approaches to meet public demand for science that conserves freshwater taxa and ecosystems, particularly in the face of increasing societal demands on freshwater resources.

Desired qualifications: Have or be working toward a PhD in ecology, entomology, zoology, environmental science, conservation biology, or a related biological discipline with a demonstrated record of research excellence using innovative approaches and broad array of research techniques (e.g., experiments, interdisciplinary studies, and modeling).

Start and end dates: July 1, 2017

Link to more information: Full job description available here.

How to apply: Submit a cover letter, current curriculum vitae, statement of research interests and experience, statement of teaching philosophy including contributions to diversity (i.e., experience and goals for bringing freshwater science to underrepresented groups), three publications or other writing samples, and three letters of recommendation online.

Application deadline: October 14, 2016