Employment Opportunities

The Minnesota Aquatic Invasive Species Research Center is currently searching for a Graduate Research Assistant:

A fully funded Graduate Research Assistant position is available for spring 2018 on a project addressing spread and management of non-native Phragmites australis (common reed), an invasive wetland grass.

The selected student will work with FWCB faculty Dan Larkin, Laura Dee, and Sue Galatowitsch on a project funded through the Minnesota Aquatic Invasive Species Research Center from the Minnesota Environment and Natural Resources Trust Fund. The RA’s primary role will be to conduct a literature review and synthesize information about Phragmites management.

To learn more about the project: https://www.maisrc.umn.edu/phragmites-project 

To learn more about the duties of the position and to apply: z.umn.edu/PhragRA

Questions about the position can be directed to Dan Larkin (djlarkin@umn.edu).