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Fisheries Stock Assessment Scientist (Assistant or Associate Professor)

Louisiana State University
Job Field:
Job Type:
Full Time
Location Detail:
2179 Energy, Coast, and Environment Building
Job Description:

Seeking candidates from the fisheries sciences including expertise in stock assessment, computational ecology, population dynamics modeling, quantitative fisheries science, mathematics, and/or statistics. A successful candidate will be expected to use quantitative approaches to study fish population dynamics and to advance the science of fisheries stock assessment. He/she must be capable of teaching/developing a course in stock assessment in support of the Graduate Certificate in Fisheries Science and Assessment offered by DOCS and the LSU Graduate School.


~Successful candidates must possess a Ph.D. within their discipline and a strong record of research accomplishments and publications, or the capacity to build the same in the case of emerging scholars. A history or potential to attract extramural funding and to work with interdisciplinary teams that include doctoral students, post-docs, and research associates is expected. An individual candidate may apply for a position in one or more of the three core areas listed below.

Minimum Qualifications:

Ph.D. in the science field.

Preferred Qualifications:

Ph.D. in fishery science, quantitative ecology, marine science, or related field

Postdoctoral experience is encouraged.



EEO Statement:

LSU is committed to diversity and is an equal opportunity / equal access employer.

  HCM Contact Information:

Questions or concerns can be directed to the LSU Human Resources Management Office at 225-578-8200 or emailed

How to Apply:

Special Instructions:

Assistant/Associate Professor-Department of Oceanography and Coastal Sciences
Please provide three professional references including name, title, phone number and e-mail address.
Attach a Statement of Research and Statement of Teaching on our application.

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