[Tweeters] Field Assistants Wanted

Kara Whittaker kara.whittaker at gmail.com
Tue Feb 8 11:18:06 PST 2005

Field Assistants Wanted for a study of urban songbird ecology in the
Seattle area

• Full-time paid, part-time volunteer, and credit positions for
students available
• Field experience with birds is preferred but not required
• Positions begin in early April and end in late July or early August
• Pay rate is up to $1200 per month, depending on experience

Primary duties:
• spot mapping of songbird territories
• nest searching and monitoring

Additional possible duties:
• mist netting
• bird banding
• insect sampling
• habitat measurements
• radio tracking

Ideal applicants will be:
• responsible, dedicated, & hard-working
• willing to work in inclement weather over rough terrain
• available full-time with flexible schedule (no morning classes)
• available to work occasional weekends
• independent workers & team players
• currently licensed to drive
• good navigators

Applicants must submit:
• cover letter describing their interest in the position
• resume describing work skills & experiences
• two references (names, e-mail addresses, & phone numbers)

by March 1, 2005 to

Kara Whittaker (karaayn at u.washington.edu)

For more information: http://courses.washington.edu/vseminar/main.html

Kara A. Whittaker, PhD candidate
Division of Ecosystem Science
College of Forest Resources
University of Washington
Box 352100
Seattle, WA 98195
karaayn at u.washington.edu

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