An opportunity to work on crustacean aquaculture
Contractual I (up to 19 hours a week)
The Institute of Marine and Environmental Technology (IMET) is a joint University System of Maryland research institute capitalizing on the strengths of the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science (UMCES), the University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC), and the University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB). IMET’s mission is to study the biology of coastal marine biosystems and ensure their sustainable use, as well as explore marine-derived systems to improve human health. IMET has a diverse faculty and graduate student body and is eager to attract an equally diverse applicant pool for this position. More information about IMET can be found at www.imet.usmd.edu.
The Institute of Marine and Environmental Technology (IMET) at the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science (UMCES) seeks to hire an undergraduate assistant who is diligent, hard-working, and interested in the area of aquaculture and aquaculture engineering, specifically in shrimp culture. He or she will be expected to work independently and collaboratively under supervision and will need to be able to produce reports. Good communication skills are a priority.
To apply, please submit your resume, cover letter, and contact information for 3 references for IMETHR@umces.edu.
Applications submitted by Oct. 31, 2019 will receive priority consideration. Position is open until filled. UMCES is an AA/EOE. Individuals with disabilities, veterans, women and minorities are encouraged to apply.