We seek a summer research technicians to join a project examining the role
of species interactions in determining the impact of climate change on plant
communities. The position is in Peter Adler’s lab
(https://qcnr.usu.edu/labs/adler_lab/index) at Utah State University in
Logan, UT, with field work in eastern Idaho sagebrush steppe vegetation.
Primary responsibilities include mapping individual plants in permanent
plots, and digitizing these maps using ArcGIS software. Important
qualifications include a strong background in plant taxonomy, and a strong
back. The position could start as early as May, 2017, and runs through
September, 2017, but start and end dates are flexible. Pay is $12 per hour.
To apply, email Peter Adler (peter.adler [at] usu.edu) with the following
documents attached as a pdf: 1) A cover letter explaining your interest in
and qualification for the position, 2) a curriculum vita, 3) undergraduate
transcript, and 4) contact information for three references. Deadline for
applications is March 31.