[AmeriCorps]: New England Science & Sailing STEM educator

New England Science & Sailing Foundation (NESS) seeks ten AmeriCorps Adventure STEM Educators to join the national movement of 80,000 Americans who choose to serve in communities that need it most. Adventure STEM Educators will implement our AmeriCorps program, in partnership with the New London Public School District (NLPS). The Adventure STEM Educators will help impact young people’s lives by providing opportunities for transformational experiences and personal growth through integration of NESS’s STEM-based adventure education program with school curriculum. 

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[job]: Biologist, Alaskan Observers (various locations)

Alaskan Observers, Inc. (AOI) recruits biologists year-round to work as Domestic Groundfish Observers in Alaska, Washington, Oregon, and California. We continuously search for skilled, motivated graduates. And we’re delighted to talk with experienced Observers.
Qualifications

The National Marine Fisheries Service establishes the qualifications for the positions we have. Prospective observers must have:
A bachelor’s degree or higher from an accredited college or university with a major in one of the natural sciences. 

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Now hiring: NOAA Science Camp Summer Educators

Join us in inspiring our next generation of ocean scientists!
NOAA Science Camp is hiring Science Camp Educators for summer 2016 camp programs offered July 11-15 and July 18-22 in Seattle,WA.
The University of Washington’s Washington Sea Grant and The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) have an outstanding opportunity for temporary, part time Science Camp Educators.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and Washington Sea Grant (WSG) are embarking on the fourteenth season of NOAA Science Camp for middle-school youth located at the NOAA Sand Point facility on Lake Washington in Seattle. 

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Friday Harbor Labs info sessions

Spend fall quarter studying at the UW’s marine field station in the San Juan Islands. Get started by attending one of our info sessions this quarter.
INFO SESSION I: Marine Biology and the Humanities
When: Tuesday 4/12, 3:30 – 4:30 pm
Where: Thompson Hall, Rm 234
RSVP: https://catalyst.uw.edu/webq/survey/marbiol/299813
Start here if you want to learn more about courses in the humanities and introductory courses in marine biology for students of any major. 

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Learn more about SEA Semester

A representative from the SEA Semester program will be tabling in the Vista Cafe on Wednesday, April 6 from 12 – 1:30 PM. Find out how you can spend a semester on a sailboat in the Caribbean, Europe, Polynesia or New Zealand. While these are not UW programs, the UW School of Oceanography faculty highly recommends them and supports credit equivalencies for many of their courses. 

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Marine Bio Courses for 2016-17

Starting to plan for the next year? Want to figure out how to schedule for the courses for the Marine Biology Minor? This shared google sheet has the most up to date information from faculty in Biology, Fisheries and Oceanography about course availability and scheduling. Have more questions? Contact the adviser for schedule an appointment. Please note that the sheet only represents the best information we have at any given time, and course scheduling is subject to change. 

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Drew McWhirter: Becoming a Certified Scientific Diver

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There was never any doubt that Marine Biology minor and Oceanography major Drew McWhirter loved the ocean. While living on Oahu for three years in middle school, he surfed, paddled canoes, snorkeled, played water polo and was a junior lifeguard. While he always wanted to learn how to dive, it wasn’t until he got into the colder waters of the Pacific Northwest that he decided to get started. 

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Ecologist (Aquatic), National Park Service (North Cascades National Park, Washington)

Job Title: Ecologist (Aquatic)
Department: Department Of The Interior
Agency: National Park Service
Job Announcement Number: NWSHRO-16-1636849
SALARY RANGE: $52,355.00 to $68,057.00 / Per Year
OPEN PERIOD: Monday, March 14, 2016 to Friday, March 25, 2016
SERIES & GRADE: GS-0408-09
POSITION INFORMATION: Full Time – Seasonal
DUTY LOCATIONS: 1 vacancy in the following location: Sedro Woolley, WA View Map
WHO MAY APPLY: United States Citizens
SECURITY CLEARANCE: Other
SUPERVISORY STATUS: No
Brief Statement of Duties:
This position will require the incumbent to lead fishery assessment, piscicide, and water quality projects in North Cascades National Park. 

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Summer Internships: Port Townsend Marine Science Center (Port Townsend, WA)

Summer Interns
The Port Townsend Marine Science Center is searching for summer interns! If you or anyone you know would be interested in working as a Marine Education Intern with us this summer, please let them know about this great opportunity. The internship runs June 13 – October 31, 2016. Housing is provided and interns receive a $2,000 living stipend. Special arrangements can be made if a candidate can only work until September 5 (Labor Day). 

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[job]: Education Coordinator, Port Townsend Marine Science Center (Port Townsend, WA)

Education Coordinator
The Port Townsend Marine Science Center seeks an Education Coordinator. The Education Coordinator is the lead staff member for all formal education programs and partnerships, including school visits, teacher workshops, summer camps, and more. Working in a highly collaborative environment h/she works with a team of educators, including PTMSC AmeriCorps, in delivering the highest quality marine science education programs for and with schools including day programs for local schools, day camps, residential programs, and distance learning opportunities. 

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