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Assistant Project Scientist - Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

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The Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at the University of California, Los Angeles, seeks applicants for an Assistant Project Scientist position. The candidate must hold a Ecology or Biogeography or a relevant field, and have at least one year of experience beyond the Ph.D. The candidate must have detailed knowledge of MAXENT models of species distribution, GCM models, and spatial modeling, as well as the biogeography of California plant species. This position is part time at 20%-35% time.

Successful candidates will be expected to publish results in scientific journals and present results at national and international meetings. Please apply by February 23, 2018 by submitting your C.V., cover letter, and a statement of research interests and experience to

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: UC Nondiscrimination and Affirmative Action Policy. (

Job location

Los Angeles, CA


Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter (Optional)

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to diversity through research, teaching, and/or service.

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)