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Field Assistant Positions - Baboon behavior, physiology, and parasite ecology, South Africa
Job Type: full-time temporary position
Posting Date: 11 Aug 14
Closing Date: 30 Sep 14
- good physical condition,
- excellent attention to detail,
- excellent social and communication skills,
- reliable and highly motivated,
- able to work independently and as part of a team,
- comfortable with living away from family and friends
Accommodation in shared housing close to the field site is partly paid by the project; remaining rent contributions are about $200-250 per month per person, depending on room size. Further support for travel and living costs may be provided based on length of stay and availability of funds.
Term of Appointment:
Minimum of 6 months preferred
Immediate needs for 2-3 assistants starting in September/October, 2014
To apply, please send an email to the address below, stating clearly why you are interested in this position, any relevant qualifications, and details about your availability (earliest possible start date, and duration of a potential commitment). Please attach a current CV or resume, and have two letters of recommendation mailed directly to the email address provided.
Contact Information:Steffen Foerster, Ph.D.
Senior Research Scientist
Department of Evolutionary Anthropology
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