FIU Institute of Environment Recruiting Temporary Research Assistant in Puerto Rico

The Division of Freshwater Resources in Florida International University’s Institute of Environment (formerly known as the Southeast Environmental Research Center) is currently recruiting a Temporary Research Assistant to join their team of professionals in Puerto Rico.

Duties will consist of:

  *   Assisting in the Luquillo Long term field shrimp sampling at the El Verde Field Stations, data entry and report writing

  *   Assisting with the shrimp movement study including visiting the streams to download data from the recorders, assisting with field sampling and tagging and maintenance of an excel file

  *   Assisting the Stream Team with the sampling and maintenance of the drought experiment currently underway in the Prieta River at El Verde; specific activities consist of weekly shrimp sampling, data logger downloading, and macroinvertebrate and detritus sampling

  *   Assisting with data entry

  *   Assisting with report writing

To apply for this position please visit and use Job Opening ID 520754.

For more information about the hiring process, please contact

Thank you,

Candice Allouch

Program Director, Communications and Strategic Partnerships

Institute of Environment, an FIU Preeminent Program

Florida International University

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