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  • Botanist


    Illinois Natural History Survey, Prairie Research Institute

    University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


    The Illinois Natural History Survey (INHS) has been the guardian and recorder of the biological resources of Illinois—the state's biological memory. With a staff of over 200 scientists and technicians, INHS is recognized as the premier natural history survey in the nation. INHS is part of the Prairie Research Institute at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign which is centrally located between Chicago, St. Louis, and Indianapolis. INHS is seeking to hire a Botanist in the Critical Trends Assessment Program (CTAP) to conduct research activities essential to scientific programs by providing support in the development of research plans and execution of research including collecting, analyzing, and interpreting data. This position is based in Champaign, Illinois. Applications must be received by July 11, 2017. For additional information and to apply please visit For additional information regarding CTAP please visit   The University of Illinois is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. For more information, visit To learn more about the University’s commitment to diversity, please visit

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