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What General Information Do I Need To Know About This Position?
Salary: $94,890 (Step 01) to $123,358 (Step 10); NOTE: First time hires to the Federal Government are typically hired at the Step 01.
As a Research Social Scientist within the Fort Collins Science Center, some of your specific duties will include:
- Publish original social science research in high impact journals
- Address complex natural resource management issues
- Work on interdisciplinary science teams to address complex natural resource management issues
- Design data collection methods and apply statistical analysis techniques to conduct social science
Occasional travel - 2 nights of travel per month may be required.
Who May Apply
This job is open to…U.S. Citizens
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