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

srichardson at cape.com srichardson at cape.com
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

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.

More information about the MARMAM mailing list