IL Natural History Survey – Field Scientists

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The Illinois Natural History Survey (INHS) investigates and documents the biological resources of Illinois and other areas, and acquires and provides natural history information that can be used to promote the common understanding, conservation, and management of these resources. INHS is part of the Prairie Research Institute (PRI) at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, which is centrally located between Chicago, St. Louis, and Indianapolis. Learn more at

The Illinois Natural History Survey is seeking a Field Scientists to plan, monitor, and evaluate the forestry-associated Environmental Quality Incentive Program (EQIP) and Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) across the state of Illinois, in conjunction with the Illinois Department of Natural Resources Division of Forestry Resources. This position will be located at the Forestry District Office in Golconda, Illinois (Pope County).Please visit for full job posting andapplication procedures, or you may contact Amber Hall, Human Resources Associate at deadline September 21, 2022.

The U of I is an EEO Employer/Vet/Disabled that participates in the federal E-verifyprogram and participates in a background check program focused on prior criminal or sexual misconduct history.

University of Illinois faculty, staff and students are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. If you are not able to receive the vaccine for medical or religious reasons, you may seek approval for an exemption in accordance with applicable University processes.

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