The Environmental Institute of Houston seeks Field Botanist

EIH is seeking a full-time field botanist for seasonal employment to assist with the National Wetland Condition Assessment in Texas. This individual must demonstrate strong wetland botanical taxonomic field experience that will complement existing staff, and be able to travel and perform primarily field-based work in harsh environments in the Texas summer heat. A successful candidate will act as the taxonomic expert for wetland vegetation surveys, be comfortable leading small groups of junior staff, be able to follow strict and detailed procedures, and organize and voucher specimens according to project specific field operation protocols. Applications should be emailed to EIH@uhcl.edu with the subject line: Field Botanist Position Application, Attention Jenny Oakley. The application should include a cover letter, resume, and 3 references. The job posting expires on March 1, 2016. Learn more: Field Botanist Job Posting.