Employment Opportunities

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The Department of Interior is seeking to hire a Research Ecologist/Wildlife Biologist (Assistant Unit Leader) within the Louisiana Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit in Baton Rouge, Lousiana.

Research Ecologist/Wildlife Biologist (Assistant Cooperative Unit Leader) of Louisiana Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit
 Full Job Description
The Research Ecologist/Wildlife Biologist (Assistant Unit Leader) will plans, conduct, and direct research related to wildlife or ecological resources, with application to contemporary science, policy and management needs. Preferred candidates will have experience conducting applied research in natural resources ecology with applications to waterfowl and waterbird habitat management at landscape levels. Ideally, the candidate will have research experience in bottomland hardwoods, rice prairie, Mississippi Alluvial Valley agricultural regions, or similar systems. Expertise in spatial analyses and remote sensing is highly desirable.

Interested candidates should submit outlined, required materials by July 2, 2021. If you have any questions in regards to the position, get in contact with Dominic Garcia at degarcia@usgs.gov .


The Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies (WAFWA) seeks to recruit a motivated and visionary leader to serve as its next Executive Director based in Boise, Idaho.

Executive Director of The Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies (WAFWA)
 Full Job Description
The Executive Director oversees the day-to day operation of the organization, including supervising a small staff and several contractors, providing direction to initiative leads, and coordinating and implementing effective operating, marketing, financial, and legal strategies for WAFWA.

Please submit these materials by March 14, 2021 to Dr. Chris Moore at chris.moore@wafwa.org .The most qualified candidates will be invited for an interview in early April with a preferred start date of May 1, 2021. Applicants tentatively selected for this position could be subject to additional background checks and must be a U.S. citizen or alien authorized to work in the United States.