Our lab is looking for two York University undergraduate students to partake in research practicum positions focused in plant ecology research. Students will be working closely with graduate students on on-going research projects related to desert plant ecology research.
Position title: Research practicum (BIOL1603; BIOL2603; BIOL3603; BIOL4603)
Duties: Process plant biomass samples, process soil cores, review animal camera trap photos, greenhouse/growth chamber germination experiments
Location: York Univeristy, Keele Campus
Hours per week: 8-10 hours
Duration: June 2016 – August 2016, with potential to extend into Fall 2017
Qualifications: eager to learn, enthusiastic, detail-oriented, dedicated. No prior experience is required, all training will be provided. Upon accepting the position, students must complete WHMIS training providing at York University.
Preferred Education level: Completion of second year undergraduate studies
Preferred Major: Biology, Ecology, Environmental Science
To apply: Interested applicants should contact Amanda Liczner via email (aliczner AT yorku. ca). Please include “summer research practicum application” in the subject heading and include your unofficial transcript (screenshots are acceptable).
Please apply before April 30, 2016
Lab website: http://www.ecoblender.org/