Postdoctoral Fellow in the College of Natural Resources at the University of Idaho

University of Idaho

Postdoctoral Fellow

Location: Moscow

Division/College: College of Natural Resources

Employee Category: Exempt

Pay Range: $50,000 -$55,000

Full/Part Time: Full Time

Position Summary:

Participate/Lead in the design, implementation, and direction of ongoing and future social science research on public lands management, travel management, and visitor use. Contribute to recruitment and mentoring of undergraduate and graduate students engaged in related projects. Coordinate project management with supervisory NRS faculty and agency officials.

Minimum Qualifications:

Education: Ph.D. in Social Science related to natural resource management or closely related field.

Research Experience: Strong quantitative and qualitative analysis skills applied to natural resource related research.

Demonstrated oral and written communication skills.

Experience publishing research in relevant referred/reviewed outlets

Demonstrated ability to work independently and with a group

Ability to pass a background check

Preferred Qualifications:

Education and experience related to public lands management, government finance and/or natural resource policy analysis research

Experience with recreation travel management planning

Experience with public involvement planning and analysis.

Familiarity with ArcGIS and spatial analysis

Experience competing for external funding

Strong verbal and written communication skills.

Strong data management and project management skills

Experience in statistical analysis and interpretation of data.

Physical Requirements & Working Conditions:

Posting Number: SP001138P

Posting Date: 09/30/2016

Closing Date: 10/15/2016

Open Until Filled: No

Background Check: Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.

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EEO Statement

University of Idaho is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.

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