Research Entomologist = Hymenoptera at Systematic Entomology Lab., USDA
cthompson at SEL.BARC.USDA.GOV
Wed Jun 30 15:38:25 CDT 2004
The Systematic Entomology Laboratory has an opening for a Research
Entomologist to do systematic work on Hymenoptera. Salary from $60,638
to $93,742 (GS-12/13) depending on education, experience, etc.
The duties are:
Incumbent is responsible for conducting studies that will characterize
agriculturally important wasps, ants, and bees and related taxa by
molecular, morphology, biology, and behavior and life history necessary
describe, identify, and relate the species to one another. Principle
are to describe immature and adult stages of Hymenoptera, diagnose
analyze molecular and morphological characters to classify them into
phylogenetically coherent taxonomic groups, and interpret the
these patterns when juxtaposed with other eco-evolutionary data (e.g.
biogeographic relationships). Incumbent will collaborate with other
the design and application of systematic techniques to research
problems in the
Hymenoptera and publish research results in peer-reviewed journals.
The job is at the National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian
Institution, Washington, DC.
and is restricted to US qualified (read PhD) Citizens
Full position announcement can be found at:
Vacancy Announcement Number: ARS-X4E-0278
Also the announcement is at:
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