Re: [ECOLOG-L] Evlauation of foreign educational credentials

2013-06-19 Thread Anna Wachnicka
Dana, I highly recommend Educational Perspectives from Chicago. They are certified and do a thorough job. Here is a link to their website: http://www.edperspective.org/ Anna Wachnicka, PhD Research Associate Southeast Environmental Research Center Florida International University University

[ECOLOG-L] MCED Award Ecological Modelling

2013-06-19 Thread Hauke Reuter
Dear colleagues, We would like to draw your attention to the MCED award for ecological modeling. The award was announced in 2011 for the first time. Young modelers can apply, who finished their bachelor, masters, or PhD degree within the last 3 years. The best nominee will win *500 EUR*

Re: [ECOLOG-L] Evlauation of foreign educational credentials

2013-06-19 Thread Noel Aloysius
World Education Services - http://www.wes.org/ Noel Aloysius On Tue, Jun 18, 2013 at 11:21 PM, Dana Reimer drei...@hunter.cuny.eduwrote: Ecologers: a student I know is eager to have her foreign educational credentials (PhD in Geochemistry) evaluated so that she can apply for jobs in the

Re: [ECOLOG-L] Evlauation of foreign educational credentials

2013-06-19 Thread karen golinski
Dana, She could try World Education Services. They did a competent evaluation of my transcripts (Canada). http://www.wes.org/fees/evaltypes.asp Karen On Tue, Jun 18, 2013 at 9:21 PM, Dana Reimer drei...@hunter.cuny.eduwrote: Ecologers: a student I know is eager to have her foreign

[ECOLOG-L] Job: Environmental Planner (Plants and Wildlife), Oakland, CA

2013-06-19 Thread Andrew Amacher
Organization: California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) Title: ENVIRONMENTAL PLANNER (NATURAL SCIENCES) Salary: $3,106.00 - $4,670.00 Posted: 06/17/13 Job Description: Under the general supervision of a Senior Environmental Planner, the Environmental Planner (Natural Sciences) will

[ECOLOG-L] Post-Doctoral Research Associate: Quantitative Aquatic Ecology/ Fisheries

2013-06-19 Thread Andy Casper
Illinois Natural History Survey, Illinois River Biological Station, Havana IL Post-doc project description: Assess the comparability of navigable river sampling methods, and 2) assess spatial or temporal patterns and trends among species and between habitats over multiple years.

Re: [ECOLOG-L] Volunteer Divers Needed in Marine Protected Areas (Philippines), March/April 2013

2013-06-19 Thread CARISSA R. SHIPMAN
Hello, I am looking for funding for a PhD to search for anticancer compounds within sea slugs. My host university and advisor would be at the University of the Philippines, Diliman. I am a US citizen and will be done my Masters in marine biology sometime between the end of August and early

[ECOLOG-L] Postdoctoral Position in Public Participation in Digitization of Biodiversity Collections

2013-06-19 Thread Jessica Zelt
Posting for Austin Mast... Dear Colleagues, I would be grateful if you would forward this on to any potential candidates. Thanks! Postdoctoral Position in Public Participation in Digitization of Biodiversity Collections A postdoctoral position is available with iDigBio in the research

[ECOLOG-L] Research Ecologist/Forester GS-0408/0460-13/14/15 (Corvallis, OR) Vacancy Announcement

2013-06-19 Thread Ohmann, Janet
We are preparing to fill a permanent full-time (PFT) position in Corvallis, Oregon. The performance level of this Research Ecologist/Forester is GS-0408/0460-13/14/15. Below are the links to the vacancy announcement in USA Jobs. The Merit Promotion announcement is open to status eligibles -

[ECOLOG-L] Second Call for Art: 2013 ESA SS EcoArt Festival

2013-06-19 Thread Jessica Shade
There is still time to submit pictures of your art for this yearÂ’s ESA SS EcoArt Festival! The EcoArt festival is a display of ecologically themed art (or art by ecologically minded individuals) that takes place every year at the ESA conference. This year we will be combining the art festival

[ECOLOG-L] MS Assistantship - Snowshoe Hare - Pennsylvania

2013-06-19 Thread Duane R. Diefenbach
I am seeking a M.S. student interested in studying movements and habitat use of snowshoe hare in northern Pennsylvania in response to habitat management activities. The range of snowshoe hare in Pennsylvania is contracting, likely due to climate change. The Pennsylvania Game Commission is

[ECOLOG-L] Canadian Institute of Ecology and Evolution: Call for Proposals for New Working Groups

2013-06-19 Thread Ciee Icee
The Canadian Institute of Ecology and Evolution (CIEE1) seeks proposals for Thematic Programs (Working Groups) to be staged over the following 12 months. Thematic Program proposals should outline a plan to address significant questions in ecology and evolution through synthesis and integration of

[ECOLOG-L] Help Support the Preservation of the Richest Floral Kingdom on Earth!

2013-06-19 Thread Evan Eifler
My name is Evan Eifler. With my project partners we have developed a conservation and photography project to help increase scientific understanding and local awareness of a critically endangered ecosystem within the richest floral kingdom on Earth in South Africa. It is a very well-rounded

Re: [ECOLOG-L] Evlauation of foreign educational credentials

2013-06-19 Thread Leslie New
There is also the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (http://www.naces.org/members.htm). You need to check out each member carefully - there is a *wide* range of services (degree validation to course by course evaluations and translations), prices ($80-$200+) and time scales

[ECOLOG-L] [Fwd: [ECOLOG-L] Help Support the Preservation of the Richest Floral Kingdom on Earth!]

2013-06-19 Thread Steve Gluck
The most successful model for the restoration of ecologically disrupted land in South Africa has been the conversion of farm and ranch land to hunting ranches, and it would seem that that model would be the best approach toward the restoration of the renosterveld, which once provided habitat