Bird Point-count Technicians Needed

Baltimore Oriole by Gerhard Hofmann

Participate in a long-term ecological study of forest bird populations at Hubbard Brook Experimental Forest in the White Mountains of New Hampshire.

Current National Science Foundation-funded research focuses on effects of climatic variation on bird distribution and abundance along an elevational gradient.

4 positions are available.


Term of Appointment

Field work starts in early to mid-May and lasts 8-10 weeks.


$400 per week


Housing in New Hampshire

The project is based in Campton, New Hampshire.

Lakeside housing adjacent to White Mountain National Forest, internet access, and utilities will be provided.

Many opportunities for hiking, mountain biking, swimming, and birdwatching can be found in the immediate area.

To Submit Your Application to Dr. Scott Sillett Provide your email address in the form below and browse your computer to attach a SINGLE FILE containing your cover letter, CV, and contact information for 2 references.

If you prefer, mail your application materials to:

Dr. Scott Sillett
Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center
National Zoological Park
PO Box 37012 MRC 5503
Washington, DC 20013-7012