Position Announcement – Biological Technician or Research Assistant

The Prince William Sound Science Center (PWSSC;, a non-profit research and education institution located in Cordova, Alaska, is accepting applications for a Biological Technician or Research Assistant. The successful candidate will assist with both field and laboratory studies of Pacific herring (Clupea pallasii) as part of the Herring Research and Monitoring program, as well as Pacific salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha and O. keta) as part of the stream component of the Hatchery-Wild Salmon Interactions program. The work involves laboratory analysis related to the energetics of herring and other forage fishes, sample management, data entry, database management, and logistical planning for both herring and salmon field seasons. Some data analysis and report writing for both projects is also desired. Opportunity exists to participate in fieldwork for the Hatchery-Wild Salmon Interactions program during the late winter and summer of 2015. For further details pleaseĀ seeĀ announcement