Research Assistant, Urban Ecology

JOB OPENING ; RESEARCH ASSISTANT FOR URBAN ECOLOGY RESEARCH (BOSTON
UNIVERSITY).

We seek a motivated, creative, and focused problem-solver to join
interdisciplinary projects relating to urbanization, conservation, ecology,
biogeochemistry, and remote sensing. The researcher will be an active
participant in project planning, data analysis, scientific publications, and
must be able to work as part of an interdisciplinary research team.

Applicants should have at least a bachelor’s degree in one of the relevant
environmental or social fields; a master’s degree is preferred.  Desirable
skills include experience with ARC-GIS software, multivariate statistical
analysis (particularly using R software), interview and survey research,
ecosystem ecology, biogeochemistry, and/or image processing.

Please direct all inquiries and send application materials to Lucy Hutyra
(lrhutyra@bu.edu). As part of your application including a short statement
of research interests (1 page maximum), curriculum vitae, and the names and
contact information of three qualified references.

Boston, Massachusetts
Boston University
Lucy Hutyra



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