Research Fellowship

For more than 70 years, Clarke has been making communities around the world more livable, safe and comfortable by pioneering, developing and delivering environmentally responsible public health mosquito control and aquatic services. Our services help prevent disease, control nuisances and create healthy waterways. Our global customers include governments, commercial and residential groups, and international institutions such as UNICEF and U.S. AID.

In support of this commitment, we are seeking candidates for a Research Fellowship position to study the behavior of mosquitoes in a laboratory setting. 

All research performed will be maintained as the property of Clarke and not available for publication.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Performs research and related activities to support the characterization and calibration of application equipment.
  • Make recommendations on application testing methodology for mosquito control.
  • Responsible for preparation and presentation of written reports including, but not limited to, project methodology and data interpretation.
  • Writes and presents the results of lab trials and other research in the form of reports, presentations, and in weekly meetings.
  • Responsible for preparation and presentation of modules associated with assigned research.
  • Accurately document and communicate daily work activities

Qualifications:

Successful candidate should possess:

  • M.S. (Ph.D. preferred) in entomology, biology, environmental science, agribusiness, or related field.
  • Experience with biological research techniques, statistical analysis, a working knowledge of chemistry and general laboratory procedures.
  • Ability to work independently, think critically, and adapt based on observations and learning.
  • Experience in mosquito research and/or mosquito control is desired.
  • Computer proficiency and aptitude related to data collection and interpretation, report writing and presentation.
  • Ability to interpret scientific reports, including but not limited to probability and statistical inference, and effectively utilize information in performance and management of job duties.
  • Ability to communicate effectively in English in both verbal and written form. 
  • Ability to effectively partner and support teambuilding efforts with employees, management, department and cross-functional initiatives to meet performance objectives and support the mission and vision of the Company.

Working at Clarke, you will have the opportunity to grow personally and professionally. You will learn from some of the most talented people in your field and make an impact on the world around us. With Clarke, you join an innovative and passionate team where people are the heart and soul of the organization, working together to create an environment where the employees thrive and nature flourishes.

Limited relocation assistance is available.

We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and a drug free workplace.

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Job Type: 
Regular
Job Listing Expiration: 
60 Days
Company Name: 
Clarke
Name of Contact Person: 
Julie Reiter
City: 
St. Charles
State/Province: 
IL
Country: 
United States