The HART Lab (https://nam01.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fhartlab.wiscweb.wisc.edu%2F&data=02%7C01%7Ceric.schultz%40uconn.edu%7C2ea9daff786544895b9b08d6ce1635f1%7C17f1a87e2a254eaab9df9d439034b080%7C0%7C0%7C636922992136897071&sdata=nLZtTt%2BT2pRmfkkYisgEMdQ6RUPbfkXBj8CnaG4kQSM%3D&reserved=0) is currently recruiting one MS student to study the ecology of black ash wetlands in Wisconsin (start date Fall 2019). This is a unique opportunity to work on a long-term research and monitoring study examining the impacts of emerald ash borer (EAB) invasion on culturally and ecologically-significant black ash trees in wetland communities on the Stockbridge-Munsee Reservation. The successful candidate will collaborate with researchers from the Stockbridge-Munsee Reservation, USFS and UW-Madison.
Competitive applicants will have field research experience, GIS skills, and experience working with diverse populations. Strong written and verbal communication and familiarly with the WisconsinÃƒÂ¢Ã‚Â€Ã‚Â™s local flora are also desired.
Interested students should fill out the recruitment survey available here: https://nam01.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fuwmadison.co1.qualtrics.com%2Fjfe%2Fform%2FSV_6D7T6cP6zFE1zFP&data=02%7C01%7Ceric.schultz%40uconn.edu%7C2ea9daff786544895b9b08d6ce1635f1%7C17f1a87e2a254eaab9df9d439034b080%7C0%7C0%7C636922992136897071&sdata=WXPM3CtfqsMJb9ngeopoa%2FPhfuCzDvZ4GshEQnMIdWI%3D&reserved=0. The survey will questions about your background, education, research interests and experience. Finally, it concludes by asking you to upload your CV/resume and an example of your writing. Review of applicants will begin immediately. Promising candidates will be contacted via email, at which point a full application package will be also need to be submitted to the UW-Madison Graduate School.
The University of Wisconsin-Madison is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We promote excellence through diversity and strongly encourage the application of individuals from historically underrepresented groups in science.
Please contact Dr. Sarah Hart (firstname.lastname@example.org) with questions.