Landscape Ecologist Positions (2) – Restoration effectiveness at scale / Landscape connectivity

Colorado State University

Fort Collins, Colorado

Job Type Permanent
Salary Details $56,000 – $66,000

Two postdoctoral or research scientist positions are immediately available (October 2023) with Dr. Julie Heinrichs at the Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory, Colorado State University. The research projects will focus on developing actionable science to 1) assess the effectiveness of past and ongoing landscape restoration actions, and 2) detect and monitor changes in connectivity to identify opportunities for conservation and restoration at regional and landscape-levels. Projects will use spatial and quantitative modeling to identify and assess landscape-level strategies to restore and connect ecological sites and conserve wildlife and ecosystems. The ecologists will work closely with collaborators at the USGS Fort Collins Science Center and participate in the co-production of actionable science in support of federal agencies.



Applicants should apply with CV, contact information for 3 references, and 1-page (max.) cover letter that includes availability to start, and interest in/aptitude for working in-person or remotely, and experience working in a professional team environment.

Deadline: Applications will be reviewed, beginning Sept. 24, 2023. Position open until filled.

Apply: https://jobs.colostate.edu/postings/132709

Contact Dr. Heinrichs with questions: Julie.Heinrichs@colostate.edu

When you apply, please indicate that you are responding to the posting on Conservation Job Board.

Category Botany, Ecology
Tags GIS