This is a full time, non-tenured, benefits eligible Public Service Faculty position to be assigned to the Marine Education Center and Aquarium. Primary responsibility of the position is to lead, instruct, and insure the safety of student participants in marine science and coastal ecology educational programs. These education programs include over forty (40) field explorations, laboratory studies, discussion sessions and boat-based classes. The latter are conducted aboard 24-foot open boats (Carolina Skiffs) and the 43-foot trawler R/V Sea Dawg. Secondary responsibility of this position is the development and management of the unit’s internship program. This includes the daily leadership and management of Sea Grant marine education interns, described above, and who serve as teaching staff for a year as well as and academic interns working on projects or program areas related to education, research, and outreach activities and grant funded projects. Additional responsibilities include grant writing to secure external funding for the center’s activities and development of new education programs related to current coastal research topics.
The direct link to the posting is: https://www.ugajobsearch.com/postings/34538
Posting number is F0201P
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume and contact information, including phone numbers, for three professional references. All applications received by December 20, 2018, will be assured consideration.
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