POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCH POSITION IN TROPICAL ECOLOGY AT UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA
We are seeking a postdoc to participate in a collaborative DOE-funded project investigating the responses of seasonally dry tropical forests to global changes including nitrogen deposition and altered rainfall regimes. Responsibilities include field and lab work on large-scale throughfall exclusion and fertilization experiments in Costa Rica, manuscript preparation and submission, and interacting with modeling teams. The postdoc will be based in Costa Rica. The ideal candidate has a background in ecophysiology, ecosystems ecology and/or plant functional traits, and must have a good working knowledge of Spanish. For full consideration, please send a CV, cover letter expressing your interest in this position, and contact information for two references to Dr. Jennifer Powers at the University of Minnesota (firstname.lastname@example.org) by April 2nd 2016.