Rhithron Associates, Inc. seeks Phycologist to work in Missoula, MT. Process and analyze algae samples within a controlled laboratory setting; provide species level determinations of diatoms, phytoplankton, microalgae, and macroalgae using current and accepted nomenclature; prepare and carry out biological assessments and other related studies. Requirements include Master’s degree in Biology or related field, Ability to identify algae to alpha level in freshwater groups; working knowledge of MS Access, high resolution microscopy, fluorescence techniques, and digital photography. Skills can be gained in academic setting. Send resume to W. Bollman, 33 Ft. Missoula Road, Missoula, MT 59804.

Individuals with expertise in the following areas are encouraged to send a resume to Rhithron:
• Aquatic invertebrate taxonomy
• Chironomid taxonomy
• Aquatic oligochaete taxonomy
• Zooplankton taxonomy
• Diatom taxonomy
• Periphyton taxonomy
• Phytoplankton taxonomy