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Position Announcement – Science Education Coordinator

 The Prince William Sound Science Center is recruiting a Full-Time Science Education Coordinator (year-round, salaried position eligible for benefits) to help lead a team of enthusiastic educators who implement environmental and science-based experiential education programs in the Center’s Headwaters to Ocean education programs.  Headwaters to Ocean programs provide hands-on learning opportunities both in formal school settings and outdoors using the incredible landscape of Prince William Sound and the Copper River Delta as a natural laboratory for science discovery. Position opened until filled. For more information see announcement

 

Position Announcement – Biological Technician or Research Assistant

The Prince William Sound Science Center (PWSSC; www.pwssc.org), a non-profit research and education institution located in Cordova, Alaska, is accepting applications for a Biological Technician or Research Assistant. The successful candidate will assist with both field and laboratory studies of Pacific herring (Clupea pallasii) as part of the Herring Research and Monitoring program, as well as Pacific salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha and O. keta) as part of the stream component of the Hatchery-Wild Salmon Interactions program. The work involves laboratory analysis related to the energetics of herring and other forage fishes, sample management, data entry, database management, and logistical planning for both herring and salmon field seasons. Some data analysis and report writing for both projects is also desired. Opportunity exists to participate in fieldwork for the Hatchery-Wild Salmon Interactions program during the late winter and summer of 2015. For further details please see announcement