U.S. nationals: Interdisciplinary Research Social Scientist/Biologist

U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)
Fort Collins, CO, United States
Position Type: 
Organization Type: 
Experience Level: 
Not Specified
Degree Required: 
Bachelor's (Or Equivalent)


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General Information

  • Salary: $84,118 (Step 01) to $109,358 (Step 10); NOTE: First time hires to the Federal Government are typically hired at the Step 01.

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As an Interdisciplinary Research Social Scientist/Biologist within the Fort Collins Science Center, some of your specific duties will include:

  • Work with Public Participatory GIS (PPGIS) mapping applications to gather spatial data on the meanings people attach to places and activities they do in those places.
  • Conduct a needs assessment of public land/water management professions to understand data needed for outdoor recreational visitor planning and management.
  • Design sampling plans and methods to collect quantitative survey data from recreational visitors using on-site and web-based methods
  • Publish reports and articles which will answer important questions about human dimensions of natural resource management.
  • Apply statistical analysis to scientific data related to natural resource management and decision making.
  • Operates a government owned or leased vehicle as an incidental driver.