[MARMAM] Job Posting- Humpback Program, Research Assistant, Provincetown MA USA

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Mon Jan 21 13:22:14 PST 2008


The Provincetown Center for Coastal Studies (Provincetown MA, USA) is
seeking a research assistant for its Humpback Whale Research Program. 
PCCS is a private, non-profit institution committed to research,
conservation, and education related to the marine environment (with an
emphasis on marine mammals).

Responsibilities include: field data recording, photo-identification and
biopsy sampling, data processing, photographic matching, humpback whale
catalogue maintenance, equipment maintenance and administrative tasks.
Possible involvement when needed in other programs.

Prerequisites: Bachelor’s degree in marine biology, zoology or another
biological field, excellent computer and communication skills, strong
attention to detail; ability to work at sea over extended periods in a
wide range of weather conditions. Previous experience is desirable, but
not required.

This position is full-time, year-round. Generous benefits, salary
commensurate with experience. Must be able to begin work as soon as
possible; no later than April 1, 2008. Please submit letter of interest,
resume and contact information for two references to the following
address:

Humpback RA Search
Provincetown Center for Coastal Studies
115 Bradford Avenue
Provincetown, MA 02657
or email srichardson at coastalstudies.org

The deadline for submissions is February 15, 2008.






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