Jobs

January 2015 Position Announcement:

Principal Investigator: Ecologist—Fisheries focus.

The Prince William Sound Science Center (www.pwssc.org),  a non-­profit research and education institution located on the shores of Prince William Sound in Cordova, Alaska (www.cordovachamber.com and www.cityofcordova.net), is seeking a highly motivated scientist for a fisheries-­related research position focused on pelagic fish assessment and systems ecology. This individual will join a multi-­disciplinary and multi-­institutional team studying and monitoring various aspects of the ecosystem dynamics of Prince William Sound, the Copper River watershed, and the northern Gulf of Alaska. For further details please see announcement.

 

January 2015 Position Announcement:

Education and Community Outreach Assistant.

 The Prince William Sound Science Center (PWSSC) is looking for an enthusiastic, hard working Education and Community Outreach Assistant. This position provides the opportunity to gain experience with outdoor environmental and hands-on science education programs as well as outreach and public engagement activities.The new member of our team will work with staff to implement school and community education programs to audiences of all ages. Our programs are designed to foster a deeper scientific understanding of the bioregion and build personal connections with the natural world around us. This position will take the lead on some programming and assist in the design and delivery of other programs. School year programs currently include our inquiry-based Discovery Room (currently engaging 4-6th and 9th grades), Outreach Discovery for rural Alaskan communities, and leading a local team at the National Ocean Sciences Bowl. The individual in this position will spearhead this year’s implementation of the ROV (Remotely Operated Vehicle) Challenge at the National Ocean Sciences Bowl competition in Seward. This individual will help create a variety of outreach products and public engagement activities, including scheduling, advertising, and leading our Community Lecture Series. Opportunities for travel to deliver programs within other Alaskan communities may arise. This will be a part time position. For further details please see announcement