Research Assistant (Temporary)
Urban Coast Institute
Monmouth University is seeking applications for a temporary
Research Assistant in the Urban Coast Institute department.
The candidate would be expected to: sort and process zooplankton
samples for Barnegat Bay Project; maintain project databases; write
quarterly reports for the New Jersey Department of Environmental
Protection (NJDEP); assist on field sampling and survey
A complete list of job duties is available at http://jobs.monmouth.edu
Required Degree, License or Certifications:
Bachelor's degree, Valid Automobile Driver's License in your state
of principal residence
Required Skills or Software:
Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication
Required Years of Experience:
Bachelor’s degree or higher in Biology or a related field.
Knowledge of processing and sampling zooplankton.
Ability to climb ladders to 5 ft. Ability to lift and carry objects
up to 40 lbs.
Comfortable working on water. Basic boating skills. Computer
experience using Excel and Access.
Reliable and able to work with others as part of a team.
Ability to work outside in all types of weather.
Familiarity with the Barnegat Bay in New Jersey.
Log in to http://jobs.monmouth.edu to apply
and see the job duties for this position no later than the deadline
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students in nearly 60 undergraduate and graduate degree programs,
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