<div dir="ltr"><p class="MsoNormal"><b>Supervisory Fish & Wildlife
Biologist (GS-14)</b></p>

<p class="MsoNormal"><b>U.S. Geological Survey,
Alaska Science Center, Anchorage, Alaska</b></p>

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<p class="MsoNormal">The <a href="http://www.usgs.gov/">U.S. Geological Survey</a>,
<a href="http://alaska.usgs.gov/">Alaska Science Center</a>,  is seeking applicants for a Supervisory Fish
and Wildlife Biologist to lead its Marine Ecology Research Program as the Chief
of the Marine Ecology Office. 
 The incumbent will supervise
research grade scientists (including wildlife biologists, ecologists, and
statisticians), who lead research programs on <a href="http://alaska.usgs.gov/science/biology/polar_bears/index.html">polar
bears</a>, <a href="http://alaska.usgs.gov/science/biology/walrus/index.html">walruses</a>,
<a href="http://alaska.usgs.gov/science/biology/nearshore_marine/index.php">nearshore
ecosystems</a>, <a href="http://alaska.usgs.gov/science/biology/seabirds_foragefish/index.php">seabirds
and forage fish</a>, <a href="http://alaska.usgs.gov/science/biology/habitat_dynamics/index.php">habitat
dynamics</a>, <a href="http://alaska.usgs.gov/science/biology/biometrics/index.php">biometrics</a>
and <a href="http://alaska.usgs.gov/science/biology/quantitative_ecology/index.php">quantitative
ecology</a>.  The incumbent also co-leads
the <a href="http://alaska.usgs.gov/science/interdisciplinary_science/cae/index.php">USGS
Changing Arctic Ecosystems Initiative</a> and other research within the <a href="http://www.usgs.gov/ecosystems/">Ecosystems Mission Area</a> of USGS. Key
duties include review and approval of science products under the <a href="http://www.usgs.gov/fsp/">USGS Fundamental Science Practices policy</a>;
management of personnel and budgets; internal and external communications of
key findings; and strategic science leadership. Candidates should have a M.Sc. or Ph.D. in biological
sciences, preferably with a marine focus. The position requires U.S.
citizenship. Prior supervisory experience is desired.</p><p class="MsoNormal"></p><div><br></div><div>For further information, contact Mark Shasby, Center Director, 907-786-7065, <a href="mailto:mshasby@usgs.gov">mshasby@usgs.gov</a></div><div>US CITIZENS ONLY</div>-- <br><div class="gmail_signature"><div dir="ltr">Karen Oakley<div>Office Chief, Marine & Freshwater Ecology</div><div>U.S. Geological Survey, Alaska Science Center</div><div>4210 University Dr.</div><div>Anchorage, AK 99508</div><div>907-786-7076</div><div><a href="https://mail.google.com/mail/?view=cm&fs=1&tf=1&to=koakley@usgs.gov" target="_blank">koakley@usgs.gov</a></div><div><br></div></div></div>
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