Research Assistant (Temporary)

Employer
Monmouth University
Location
New Jersey, United States
Salary
Salary Not specified
Closing date
Sep 25, 2021

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Position Type
Administrative, Academic Affairs, Research Administration
Employment Level
Administrative
Employment Type
Part Time

Job Details



Monmouth University

Research Assistant (Temporary)



Department: Urban Coast Institute

Position Summary:
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 projects.

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 skills

Required Years of Experience:

Other Requirements:
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.


Preferred Qualifications:
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 date.

Posting Date: 05/26/2021
Closing Date:


Located along New Jersey's northern coastline, Monmouth University is a top-tier, private comprehensive institution that is home to innovative academic programs, expert faculty, and nationally ranked Division I athletics. The University enrolls approximately 5,700 students in nearly 60 undergraduate and graduate degree programs, including three doctoral programs.

Small classes geared toward individual attention and immersive learning experiences that extend beyond the classroom, define the student experience at Monmouth. The University's dynamic learning environment empowers students to become active participants in their education while fully preparing them for life after graduation. Monmouth's faculty, experts in their respective disciplines and industries, foster student growth by collaborating with undergraduates and graduates in their research and scholarship.

Approximately one hour from New York City and Philadelphia, Monmouth University sits at the heart of a vibrant culture rich in history, the arts, technology, and entrepreneurship. The University's 168-acre coastal campus has been named one of the most beautiful in the world, and blends the classic elegance of National Historic Landmarks with state-of-the-art facilities. Recent updates include a $47 million renovation to the Edison Science Building and construction of a $16 million stadium, which hosts more than half of the University's student-athletes.

A multitude of experiences is available just outside the campus gates. Access Asbury Park's legendary music scene and diverse cultural opportunities supported by an active LGBTQ community. Enjoy Red Bank's lively theater and dining hub and Long Branch's redeveloped waterfront with recreational and upscale shopping offerings.

Founded in 1933 as Monmouth Junior College, the institution became Monmouth College in 1956 and received its university charter in 1995. Today, Monmouth University is listed in U.S. News & World Report's “Best Colleges,” The Princeton Review's “The Best 382 Colleges,” and Money magazine's “Best Colleges for Your Money.”

Monmouth University is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.




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