Illinois State Geological Survey, Prairie Research Institute
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
The Illinois State Geological Survey, part of the Prairie Research Institute at the University of Illinois, is seeking an Assistant Research Scientist, Coastal Geologist to conceive, plan, coordinate, and conduct basic research and applied studies related to Illinois Lake Michigan coastal geology. Position will be based in the Chicago, Illinois area. Qualifications include master's degree in geology, geological engineering, civil engineering, or related discipline. Three years of coastal geology related industry or research experience with master's degree. Must understand the need for specific applied science needs to solve fundamental coastal issues along the Illinois shoreline. To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by November 15, 2019; however, applications will be accepted until the position is filled. For additional information, including instructions on how to apply, please visit https://jobs.illinois.edu/academic-job-board or contact Lori Walston-Vonderharr, Human Resources, Prairie Research Institute at firstname.lastname@example.org. The University, which conducts criminal background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer, is an EEO Employer/Vet/Disabled www.inclusiveillinois.illinois.edu.