Fisheries Collaborative Program Researcher
Company: University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC)
Location: Santa Cruz
Posted on: May 13, 2022
The Fisheries Collaborative Program (FCP) in the Institute of
Marine Sciences (IMS) at the University of California, Santa Cruz
(UCSC) invites applications for the position FCP Researcher of
Conservation and Management of California Living Marine Sources.
The FCP fosters research collaborations between National Oceanic
and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) scientists, UCSC faculty, IMS
researchers, and students. The research activities of the FCP
include field studies, laboratory experiments, modeling, and
computational studies involving marine and freshwater species and
habitats. Comprehensive studies are being conducted on the ecology
and life history of Pacific salmonids and other fishes. FCP
research supports the conservation of coastal biodiversity and the
sustainable management of fisheries resources. Under the direction
of the FCP director and NOAA science advisor(s), the FCP researcher
will engage in independent research equivalent to that required for
the Professor Title Series (see CAPM 400.220 Professor Series ).
The researcher will make significant and creative contributions to
FCP research projects by designing and implementing field or
laboratory-based studies and, contributing to presentations, agency
reports, and peer-reviewed publications (as a co- and lead author).
Associate and full Research appointees are expected to engage in
university and/or public service. Some FCP researchers supervise
research personnel and/or serve as grant/contract Principal
Investigators (PIs) with campus approval. Applicants with expertise
in any of the following areas are strongly encouraged to apply:
population modeling, analysis of animal movement, tagging and
tracking of aquatic species, species interactions, habitat
analysis, predator-prey relationships, impacts of climate on marine
organisms, computer programming (e.g., MATLAB, R, etc.), database
management, creation or use of satellite data products and
services, and/or statistical analysis.
Keywords: University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC), Santa Cruz , Fisheries Collaborative Program Researcher, Other , Santa Cruz, California
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