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Assistant Project Director (APD)

Hiring Organization:
Semliki Chimpanzee Project

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Position Description:
Research manager and staff supervisor for a continuing chimpanzee project in western Uganda. Site manager responsible for daily collection of project data, including ranging, diet, nesting behavior and climatology data. Supervise camp manager, research assistant and three other staff. See for more details.

Primate field school completion or previous field work required. University classes in primate behavior, primate ecology, and basic biology required; minimum 3.5 GPA. Familiarity with chimpanzee socioecology required and assumed.

Small monthly stipend of $150.

Support provided for internship/volunteer positions (travel, meals, lodging):
All travel costs reimbursed on successful completion of six month contract, submission of receipts for project running costs and data. Meals and other expenses while on site provided.

Term of Appointment:
Term of Appointment: September 21, 2015â??March 20, 2016

Application Deadline:
December 1, 2018

To apply send a brief note detailing your qualifications, a CV or resume, a copy of your university transcript to and contact information for three recommenders. If you have attended a primate field school, provide instructor contact information.

Contact Information:
Kevin D. Hunt
3407 E Mulberry Drive
Bloomington, IN 47401

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