MS Research Assistantship Fall 2017

University of Southern Mississippi, Division of Coastal Sciences at the Gulf Coast Research Lab, Ocean Springs, MS.

The successful applicant will participate in quantitative fisheries research of ecosystem dynamics and demographic processes of fishes in the northern Gulf of Mexico.

Applicants should have a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university in fisheries, ecology, or closely related field with an interest in quantitative ecological and fishery applications.  Minimum academic qualifications include GRE scores in the upper 50th percentile in each category (report the percentiles in addition to the raw scores) and a GPA of at least 3.0 (on a 4.0 system). Students that do not satisfy both criteria will not be considered.

Salary: $19,800 + tuition waiver

Closing Date: Until Filled


To apply, follow the instructions here:

Robert Leaf;