Post-Baccalaureate or Post-Masters Student Opportunity in Algal Biology

The New Mexico Consortium (NMC) is seeking a Post-Baccalaureate or Post-Masters Student looking to secure a challenging position focused on algal biology and ecology. The incumbent will work under the direction of NMC and Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) scientists on a collaborative project aimed to improve the productivity and stability of algal cultures.

The minimum qualifications for this position include:

•    a B.S. in biology or other relevant discipline

•    a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale or equivalent

•    laboratory experience demonstrating an attention to detail and commitment to safe work practices

•    the demonstrated ability to communicate (verbal and written) well in a professional scientific context

•    the ability to work across teams

•    commitment to achieving results in a complex social and organizational setting

This is a full-time 1-year position that offers a competitive salary and benefits (health, dental, life, disability and retirement plan). To apply, please fill out an application at and upload a single PDF that includes a cover letter, CV or resume, transcripts, and list of three references. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.