Research Specialist II
Internal Title: Research Specialist II - Phytoplankton Cultures
Posting Number: STA01174PO18
College/Division: College of Arts and Sciences
Department: CAS Belle W. Baruch Institute
Advertised Salary Range: $34,480-$35,000
Part/Full-time: Full Time
Job Search Category: Other
Advertised Job Summary: Provides technical and logistical support for research activities in the general area of phytoplankton ecology. Primary duties are the establishment and maintenance of a phytoplankton culture collection in the laboratory, and measuring lab-based optical and physiological characteristics of phytoplankton. May also include coordination of, and participation in, expeditions to collect strains of algae from ponds, lakes, estuaries or oceans.
Minimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions): Master's degree in a related field, or bachelor's degree in a related field and 2 years related research experience; or high school diploma and 6 years related research experience.
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