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Postdoctoral Research/Teaching Associate at Hohn G. Shedd Aquarium, Chicago, IL

 The John G. Shedd Aquarium in Chicago, Illinois is seeking candidates for a three-year postdoctoral teaching and research position focusing on marine ecology in the Bahamas. Application deadline: 11 October 2013 or until suitable candidate is found.
 
 Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in ecology, marine science, natural resource management, zoology, or related field. The position requires strong scientific research skills, database management, and ability to communicate at an academic and general-public level. Experience with grant acquisition, and publishing in peer-reviewed and general outlets is expected. Applicants must have a real interest in interdisciplinary applied science and have the ability to work independently and under limited supervision. SCUBA certification is required.
 
 To apply: Send a curriculum vitae, and a letter (maximum length 2000 words) describing your background, experiences and proposed research ideas. Please also provide names and contact information for three references. The letter, CV, and reference information should be sent to Sarah Dietz (jobs@sheddaquarium.org). To discuss the specifics of this position contact Dr. Chuck Knapp (cknapp@sheddaquarium.org).