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Date: Sat, 04 Dec 2010 09:58:30 -0500


Dr. William Conner.

Department of Biology, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC.

Position is available for Fall 2011. A formal application can be made online through the Wake Forest Graduate School.  The applicationis due in mid-January.

Position description: the successful student will participate in an NSF-funded project investigating the behavioral ecology of acoustic aposematic and mimetic signaling of tiger moths defending against insectivorous bats. Investigations include infrared videography, 3-D reconstruction of bat-moth interactions under field conditions, and ultrasonic recording and analysis of acoustic signals of both bats and moths. Field research will be conducted in North Carolina and southeastern Arizona.

Funding: Full funding for research is available through a National Science Foundation grant. Four years of teaching assistantships are guaranteed.

Desired qualifications:

  • Demonstrated aptitude for technological and quantitative skills such as videography and 3D reconstruction, acoustic recording and analysis, computer programming, etc.
  • Experience conducting field research with bats or other animals
  • Master’s degree in biology or related field, or undergraduate degree with substantial research experience

Contact:  Dr. William Conner, 336-682-0441

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