[MARMAM] Job announcement: Biotech III, Upper Trophic Level Ecosystem Studies, Seattle, WA.

Aquatic Farms officeafl at hawaii.rr.com
Mon Aug 24 14:16:08 PDT 2009

Job Announcement: Fisheries Research Scientist 

Position: Biotech III working for a NOAA contractor on a temporary contract
of approximately 1 year. 

Project Title: Upper Trophic Level Ecosystem Studies

Education and Experience: Masters Degree in Biology or related science with
emphasis in fisheries, oceanography or natural science. Three (3) years
experience with marine mammal surveys, abundance estimation, and statistical
analyses are required. A Bachelors Degree and at least five years of
experience related directly to the research requirement may substitute for
the Masters Degree requirement.

Location: Alaska Fisheries Science Center, National Marine Mammal Lab
(NMML), Seattle, WA. Literature review, data processing and analysis will be
done at NMML and no field work is anticipated.

Duties: Full time position, 40 hours per week. 

Duties to be performed under this task order include but are not limited to
conducting research on the abundance, trends, and distribution of marine
mammals and birds in the North Pacific, Bering Sea, and Okhotsk Sea. The
successful candidate will serve as the lead for compiling data bases,
reviewing literature and managing data in the context of ecosystem change
and will work with collaborators in Russia, Washington, California, Oregon,
Alaska and British Columbia to access data and acquire metadata.

Specific deliverables are required to be accomplished by due dates specified
in work assignments and submitted to the NMFS Project Leader for approval
and acceptance. 

The successful candidate will work as a member of a scientific team, but
will have the lead for undertaking the data processing and analyses as
agreed in consultation with the team.  This work will involve evaluating
scientific literature and compiling data from a wide variety of sources.
Previous experience with marine mammal surveys, abundance estimation, and
statistical analyses are required.

Salary: based on $23.57 per hour plus medical and dental plan

Please email resumes to the attention of Cal Goo at officeafl at hawaii.rr.com



Calinda "Cal" Goo

Aquatic Farms

49-139 Kamehameha Hwy

Kaneohe, HI. 96734

(808) 239-2929

FAX: (808) 239-8436


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