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    What General Information Do I Need To Know About This Position?

    Salary:

    • GS-12: $77,901 (Step 01) to $103,875 (Step 10);
    • GS-13: $95,012 (Step 01) to $123,516 (Step 10);
    The selectee will be entitled to a cost-of-living allowance of 4.42% in addition to the basic salary.

    This is an interdisciplinary position and is being advertised concurrently with the following announcements:
    Open to all U.S. citizens under: USGS-DEN-21-11001553-DE-BWB

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    Responsibilities

    As a Research Ecologist/Fish Biologist (Assistant Unit Leader) within the Hawaii Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit, some of your specific duties will include:

    • Plans, conducts, and directs research related to wildlife or ecological resources, with application to contemporary science, policy and management needs.
    • Conducts research that is cooperator driven and provides scientific basis for management and policy decisions.
    • Serves as subject matter expert in fish and wildlife ecology, providing leadership and guidance to government and private agencies and university representatives through participation in meetings, conferences and work groups.
    • Disseminate research results via final reports, peer reviewed print scientific journals, online scientific journals, books, book chapters or other outlets. Make presentations on findings to scientific and conservation organizations.
    • Serves as graduate faculty member, contributing to both the research, graduate student mentorship, and teaching mission of the university.
    • Operates a government vehicle as an incidental driver.

    Desirable candidates will possess the following: 1) ability to build a program focused on applied research in fisheries while working with a diverse community of stakeholders; 2) experience with population modeling/stock assessment, fisheries analysis, management science, and human/social dimensions of fisheries; 3) strong analytical skills; and 4) experience designing, planning and conducting field research programs, and analyzing/synthesizing results from field research

    Travel Required

    25% or less - You may be expected to travel an average of 5 nights per month for this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    15

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/592393200. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.