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Three science jobs in forest research, Wisconsin DNR

Lake States
Posted 2 weeks ago

Employer: Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources

Location: Madison and Rhinelander, Wisconsin

Application deadline: February 27, 2020

Full position descriptions and application instructions


Science matters, especially when it comes to making good management decisions and policies regarding our natural resources. That’s why we need knowledgeable and skilled scientists like you to join our team and work collaboratively on important natural resources issues.

The WI DNR Division of Forestry currently has three positions, each with a different focus:

•  Fire/Landscape Disturbance Researcher (based in either Madison or Rhinelander)
•  Forest Management & Ecology Researcher (based in Rhinelander only)
•  Forest Socio-Economic Researcher (based in either Madison or Rhinelander)

All three Forestry Researchers conduct and lead applied research on complex forest-related interactions, overseeing all phases of investigations and projects. Specific focus areas will change over time based on the needs of the Department. Current priorities for each position are described at the link above.

Initial interviews are tentatively planned for mid-March with a start date approximately at the end of April.

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