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Aquatic Ecologist

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Illinois Natural History Survey

Prairie Research Institute

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

The Illinois Natural History Survey is seeking a Visiting Senior Scientific Specialist, Aquatic Ecologist to coordinate and execute highly technical, specialized field sampling on Lake Michigan and collect, manage, analyze, and report complicated fisheries data.  Position is based at the Illinois Department of Natural Resources Lake Michigan Program Office in Des Plaines, Illinois. Position may become a regular, non-visiting position at a later date. Applications must be received by September 10, 2018.  For additional information including instructions on how to apply please visit or Lori Walston-Vonderharr, Human Resources, Prairie Research Institute at  For technical inquiries please contact Dr. Sergiusz Czesny, Lake Michigan Biological Station Director, at  The University of Illinois conducts criminal background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer. The U of I is an EEO Employer/Vet/Disabled