[MARMAM] Cetacean Acoustics position at NMFSs Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center

Erin Oleson - NOAA Federal erin.oleson at noaa.gov
Wed Jun 15 20:44:35 PDT 2016


The Cetacean Research Program within the Protected Species Division at
NOAAs Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center will soon be recruiting for
a bioacoustician to join our group. This note is to provide advanced notice
to interested candidates as the application period is expected to be short,
and it can take several days to weeks to acquire some of the documents
required to apply for US Government positions. The position will be open to
US citizens only.

Although the position advertisement is not yet available, the positions is
expected have the following major duties:

- Lead and coordinate passive acoustics research that supports cetacean
stock assessment, including evaluation of occurrence, abundance, stock
structure, and human impacts.
- Conduct multi-variate statistical analyses to understand the relationship
between cetacean occurrence and behavioral, environmental or anthropogenic
- Identify appropriate passive acoustic instrumentation, algorithms, and
data processing approaches for detection, classification, and localization
of cetaceans across a broad range of geographic and temporal scales.
- Draft manuscripts for peer-reviewed publication and reports of research
findings for scientific or regulatory needs.

If think you may be interested in applying for this position, you may want
to visit https://my.usajobs.gov/Help/faq/application/documents/
<http://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/414908700> to consider what
documents you may need to assemble.  In particular, those candidates with
education at a foreign college or university may wish to explore this site

When the application period opens for this position, I will post the link
to the advertisement to this forum.


Erin Oleson
Leader, Cetacean Research Program
Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center
NOAA Fisheries
erin.oleson at noaa.gov

Mailing address:
1845 Wasp Blvd., Building 176
Honolulu, HI 96818
(808) 725-5712

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