Research Associate-Fixed Term
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Job no: 799076
Work type: Faculty/Academic Staff
Major Administrative Unit / College:
College Of Agriculture And Nat Resources
Fisheries And Wildlife 10002344
FAS- Fac./Acad Staff
Salary Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing
Categories: Research/Scientific, Fixed Term Academic Staff, 1/2 Time (50-64.9%), Non-Union, Remote-Friendly
The Research Associate will conduct research on metacoupling. The primary responsibility of the researcher will be to conduct scholarly research focused on quantitative analysis of data on international trade, etc., manuscript development, and grant proposal development. This is a part-time (20 hours per week), 3-month position. Start date is negotiable, but August 23, 2022 is preferred.
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or protected veteran status.
Doctorate -Environmental Sci/Policy, Fisheries and
- Ph.D. in Environmental Science and Policy, Fisheries and Wildlife or a related field
- Research interests and experiences in metacoupling research
- Expertise with quantitative data analysis
- Proficiency with R, ArcGIS, QGIS, EARDAS, Phython, GeoDa, STATA, Mplus, and SAS
- Strong organizational and interpersonal skills
- Strong publication track record
- Experience working in multidisciplinary or interdisciplinary collaborative teams
Required Application Materials
Please submit a CV, names and contact information for two references, 2-3 representative publications, and a 1-page statement summarizing your research interests and experiences to date. Please contact Dr. Jack Liu (firstname.lastname@example.org) with questions.
The university is requiring all MSU students, faculty and staff to be vaccinated against COVID-19 with limited exceptions. Learn more at: https://msu.edu/together-we-will/
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Remote Work Statement
MSU strives to provide a flexible work environment and this position has been designated as remote-friendly. Remote-friendly means some or all of the duties can be performed remotely as mutually agreed upon.
The Department of Fisheries and Wildlife is a vibrant community of scholars comprising of 40 core faculty (tenure stream and fixed-term faculty, and academic specialist), 100 graduate and 240 undergraduate students, 30 research associates, and 6 core staff. Our Mission is to build local, national, and international capacities to conserve ecosystems that support fish, wildlife, and society through integrated programs in research, education, and engagement. We are committed to the integrative nature of natural resources conservation and management, with our expertise ranging from disciplinary areas with a long-standing history in the domain of fisheries and wildlife to those emerging more recently.
Michigan State University has been advancing the common good with uncommon will for more than 160 years. One of the top research universities in the world, MSU pushes the boundaries of discovery and forges enduring partnerships to solve the most pressing global challenges while providing life-changing opportunities to a diverse and inclusive academic community through more than 200 programs of study in 17 degree-granting colleges.
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