Amphibian Job in Yosemite

BIOLOGICAL SCIENCE TECHNICIANS (2 positions) needed for ongoing studies of amphibians as part of a USGS research program at Yosemite National Park. One 2-person field crew will be hired to conduct visual encounter surveys throughout Yosemite NP, and occasionally in other parts of California. Successful applicants will have: – experience conducting field research with vertebrates, … Continue reading Amphibian Job in Yosemite

Postdoctoral Position – Landscape Ecology & Amphibian Malformations

We are currently trying to find good candidates for a postdoc position focused on the landscape ecology/epidemiology of amphibian deformities. This position is jointly sponsored by the University of Colorado and the USFWS and will primarily involve analyses of a large-scale, long-term database on amphibian abnormalities. This would be a great opportunity for a motivated … Continue reading Postdoctoral Position – Landscape Ecology & Amphibian Malformations

PhD opportunities to study chytridiomycosis in Queensland

Announcement from James Cook University in Townsville, Queensland Projects: 1) Immunity to amphibian chytridiomycosis and 2) Virulence of amphibian chytridiomycosis Chytridiomycosis has caused amphibian declines and extinctions globally as it has spread through naïve populations. It is now endemic in much of its suitable range in Australia where it still causes high mortality rates and … Continue reading PhD opportunities to study chytridiomycosis in Queensland