USFS Distribution and Conservation of Tropical Tree Species in Caribbean Forests Fellowship

USFS Distribution and Conservation of Tropical Tree Species in Caribbean Forests Fellowship

FELLOWSHIP OPPORTUNITY
Position: USFS Distribution and Conservation of Tropical Tree Species in Caribbean Forests Fellowship
Entity: U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)
Location: San Juan, PR
Salary: $6,000 per month
Deadline: July 19, 2024

Description:

“A fellowship opportunity is available with the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) Forest Service (USFS) within the International Institute of Tropical Forestry (IITF), located in San Juan, Puerto Rico. This project focuses on addressing gaps in knowledge of Caribbean tree species distribution, with an emphasis on species richness, diversity, turnover, and endemism. The project aims to support conservation assessments and management actions, particularly for endemic tree species in the Caribbean region. The fellow will conduct research and analyses on Caribbean tree species dynamics in landscapes prone to hurricanes using data from permanent forest plots in Puerto Rico, Culebra, Vieques, US Virgin Islands, and other Caribbean forests.

Requirements:
– Doctoral Degree received within the last 60 months or anticipated to be received by July 15, 2024. Relevant fields include Ecology, Geography, Biology, Forestry, or other related fields.

How to Apply: https://www.zintellect.com/…/USDA-USFS-IITF-2024-0163
(A complete application consists of: An application form, transcript(s) – Unofficial transcripts or copies of academic records are acceptable, a current resume/CV, including academic history, employment history, relevant experiences, and publication list, two educational or professional recommendations, a copy of an abstract or reprint of an article, and all documents must be in English or include an official English translation.)”

For More Information: https://www.zintellect.com/…/USDA-USFS-IITF-2024-0163