Marine Biology - MARB

Department

Marine Biology - MARB

Supervisor Name & Title

Dr. Jay Rooker, Professor

Phone Number

409-740-4744

Email Address

rookerj@tamug.edu

Job Title

Student Worker

Hours/Days Needed

10-15 hours/week maximum

Start Date

02/03/2014

Salary Per Hour

$10.00

Description of Duties  & Responsibilities

Assistance in Research lab during Fall semester:

  1. Sort out and visually identify fish larvae
  2. Perform genetic identification on fish larvae (extraction and amplification of DNA)
  3. Extract and process otoliths

Job Qualifications


Junior or Senior class ranking

Basic computer and genetic skills are preferred, but not required

Experience in fisheries techniques is required (process otoliths, fish identification)

Work-Study Preference

Not Required

Location and Room No.

Ocean & Coastal Sciences (Bldg. 3029), Room 249

How to Apply

Apply in person with completed Student Worker Application Form