Student Hourly - Field Assistant - 10635BR

Student Hourly - Field Assistant

Department: 
KS Biological Survey
Location/Division: 
Lawrence
Reg/Temp: 
Temporary
Employee Class: 
S-Student

Job Description

Help researchers conduct field studies in grassland ecology. Tasks include: conducting vegetation surveys; collecting and processing plant and soil samples; setting-up and maintaining field experiments; conducting pollinator studies; entering data into spreadsheets etc.

Required Qualifications

**During the semester term of the appointment, the student hourly must be enrolled in no fewer than 6 credit hours. For summer periods the student hourly must: 1) have been enrolled in no less than 6 hours in the past spring semester or 2) be pre-enrolled in upcoming fall semester in no less than 6 hours or 3) be enrolled in summer session or 4) be admitted to study in the upcoming fall semester. Student Hourlies may be undergraduate or graduate students. (Exceptions granted for GRA/GTA/GA appointments DO NOT apply to Student Hourly appointments).

Preferred Qualifications

Looking for KU students that like to work outside and have interests in field ecology, grasslands and prairie restoration. Background in biology and some knowledge of grassland plants is a plus, but NOT required.

Additional Candidate Instructions

A complete application consists of the online application, cover letter, & resume.

Application review begins December 26, 2017, however, applications will be accepted until June 1, 2018.

Contact Information to Applicants

Bryan Foster, bfoster@ku.edu

Advertised Salary Range

12.00

Anticipated Start Date

28-May-2018

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Posting Information
Posting ID:
10635BR
Department:
KS Biological Survey
Location/Division:
Lawrence
Reg/Temp:
Temporary
Employee Class:
S-Student
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