The Center for North American Herpetology
11 March 2009
GRADUATE RESEARCH ASSOCIATES IN HERPETOFAUNAL
AND ICHTHYOFAUNAL DIVERSITY
Watershed Studies Institute, Murray State University.
Two full time positions to begin August 2009.
Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree in biology, ecology, or related discipline. Previous
experience with capture and handling of amphibians, turtles, reptiles and/or fish highly
Responsibilities: To conduct research on the effects of herbicide-induced Phragmites
australis (Common Reed) management on herpetofaunal (position 1) or ichthyofaunal
(position 2) diversity, while completing a Master's degree in Water Science.
Salary and benefits: $12,000 per year and tuition waiver (two years maximum).
To apply: Email a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and the names, addresses, and email
addresses of at least three references no later than 1 May 2009 to
Dr. Howard Whiteman
Department of Biological Sciences
Murray State University
Murray, Kentucky 42071-0009
Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Murray State University is an equal
education and employment opportunity, M/F/D, AA employer.