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Position Number: 987413
Work Type: Staff/Unclassified
Location: Kent Campus - Kent, OH
Home Org/Dept: Biological Sciences - Kent Campus 
Term Position (Research Coordinator)
Kent Campus - Kent, OH
The Biogeochemistry Lab at Kent State University seeks applications for a full-time Research Coordinator position to serve state of Ohio agency needs and academic research activities that will inform current wetland project monitoring, assess nutrient reduction, and guide future wetland management and construction.
The full-time Research Coordinator will facilitate administrative and research activities for the H2Ohio Wetland Monitoring Program, which is studying the nutrient removal function of restored wetlands throughout the state of Ohio. Will be supervised by Dr. Lauren Kinsman-Costello and work as a member of the KSU Biogeochemistry Lab group. Opportunities for research, networking, and professional development as part of a dynamic network of scientists and natural resource managers.
Additional Basic Function – if applicable:
Examples of Duties:
Duties/essential functions may include, but not be limited to, the following:
Additional Examples of Duties – if applicable:
Ecosystem ecology, common ecological and water quality monitoring and research techniques. Data competency including knowledge and understanding of data management, analysis and interpretation. Common approaches to ecosystem restoration and management.
Interpersonal skills suitable for working directly with research team members, including students and trainees, natural resource managers and for communicating frequently with non-profit and consultant partners, stakeholders, and the public. Demonstrated ability to communicate.
Preferred Qualifications – if applicable:
Asterisk (*) indicates knowledge, skills, abilities which require assessments
Working Conditions / Physical Requirements:
Light work-Exerting up to 20 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 10 pounds of force frequently to move objects. Incumbent must be able to communicate with others. Incumbent may be required to travel from building to building frequently and off campus occasionally.
Must pass a security check.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
For official job descriptions, visit www.kent.edu/hr.
Kent State University is committed to the creation and nurturing of a diverse community of individuals through inclusive excellence. Diversity involves recognizing the value of differences and the inclusion of all members of the community including those that experience discrimination or under representation. This is a core value of the organization as we strive for a culturally diverse student body, faculty and staff that reflect the multicultural nature of Ohio, the nation, and our world.
Kent State University is a Smoke-Free, Tobacco-Free University effective July 1, 2017. Smoking and tobacco use are not permitted on any of Kent State’s campuses or other locations and properties that are owned, operated, or leased by Kent State, both domestic and international. For additional details, visit www.kent.edu/smoke-free.
The intent of this description is to illustrate the types of duties and responsibilities that will be required of positions given this title and should not be interpreted to describe all the specific duties and responsibilities that may be required in any particular position. Directly related experience/education beyond the minimum stated may be substituted where appropriate at the discretion of the Appointing Authority. Kent State University reserves the right to revise or change job duties, job hours, and responsibilities.
Advertised: December 2, 2021 Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: February 28, 2022 Eastern Standard Time
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