Hudsonia Biologist- Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
Organization: Hudsonia Ltd.
Job Title: Field Biologist and Educator
Location: Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
Hours and Compensation: Full-time
Application Deadline: April 30, or until filled.
Hudsonia Ltd., a nonprofit scientific research institute, is seeking a field biologist and educator to fill a full-time position for conducting biological field work, habitat mapping, and professional education programs in southeastern New York.
Candidate must be familiar with northeastern U.S. botany, and have excellent writing and public speaking skills. Other field biology knowledge (e.g., birds, herps, mammals, invertebrates), and experience with GIS and with stereoscopic aerial photointerpretation are strongly preferred. Responsibilities include map analysis and air photo interpretation for predicting habitats, GIS mapping, field habitat assessments and biological surveys, data management and analysis, writing reports and scientific papers, giving public presentations and educational workshops, and working with municipal agencies. Candidate must have good interpersonal skills, and be able to communicate well with landowners, public officials, and the general public. Candidate must be able to work independently on their own projects, and to work closely with other staff in a small organization. Candidate must have a personal vehicle for travel to field sites, and be able to conduct field work alone on foot year-round.
How to Apply:
Send letter, resume, three scientific or technical writing samples, and names and contact information for at least three professional or academic references to: Gretchen Stevens, Hudsonia Ltd., PO Box 5000, Annandale, NY 12504, or e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.