Mote Marine Laboratory, located in Sarasota, FL, is seeking summer interns for it’s Marine Science Education Program internship. Interns play a critical role in delivering camp programs to inspire a new generation of marine scientists and enthusiasts. Camps are offered for students ages 2-18. The internship is an intensive 12-14 week commitment, running from late May-early August.
Duties Include: developing, teaching and evaluating marine science activities, supervising/life-guarding snorkeling and other water-based activities; organizing education spaces; daily set-up and break down of camp activities
pursuing a degree in education or (marine) science
strong communication skills
enjoy working with children
For more information on our summer programs, please visit www.mote.org/education.Read more
Still looking for a course for your spring schedule? FISH 312: Fisheries Ecology, taught by Tom Quinn is still open for registration (both the 3 credit lecture only and the 5 credit lab version). Students love this course, there is a field component, and it can fulfill the ‘Aquatic & Fishery Science Elective’ for the Marine Bio minor.
FISH 312: Fisheries Ecology
Ecological characteristics of fishes and shellfishes in the important freshwater and marine habitats of North America.
Attention, Juniors & Seniors! It’s Not Too Late to Gain Experience and Make a Difference
UW’s Academic Support Programs is offering a service-learning seminar titled “EDUC 401: Higher Education Tutoring and Mentorship” in Spring Quarter 2016. This weekly seminar introduces juniors and seniors to tutoring, mentoring, and teaching methodologies. Students apply what they learn in class through tutoring and mentoring new transfer, freshman, and sophomore students who are transitioning socially, culturally, and academically to the UW.
Graduating this year? The RAY Conservation Fellows program has been established to support early marine science career development for people of color.
LEADERS CHANGING THE FACE OF OCEAN CONSERVATION
Inspired by efforts to increase racial diversity in the marine conservation field, The Roger Arliner Young (RAY) Marine Conservation Diversity Fellowship Program is a response to the call for mainstream environmental organizations to work to increase and provide supported career pathways for people of color within the field.
Position title: Intern, Secure Fisheries
Reports to: Associate Director, Secure Fisheries
Job type: Hourly; non-exempt; full-time
Date: Summer 2016
Salary: Commensurate with education and experience
Secure Fisheries Summary
Secure Fisheries advances sustainable fisheries through science-based analysis in Somalia and the Lake Victoria region and coordinates with regional stakeholders to fight IUU fishing in the Indian Ocean. Our program has a comprehensive approach to improving fisheries governance and combatting IUU fishing.
UW Marine Biology has a great partnership with the Seattle Aquarium Youth Ocean Advocate program, and this is a great job opportunity for current college students.
Reports to: Youth engagement coordinator
Status: Non-exempt/hourly – this is a temporary position
Hours of work: Variable. Six to 25 hours per week through the school year. Shifts are primarily on weekends with occasionally weekday and evening shifts.
FISH AND WILDLIFE BIOLOGIST 2 *02063H
Salary:$3,478.00 – $4,562.00 Monthly
Location: Thurston County – Olympia, WA
Job Type: Full Time – Permanent
Department: Dept. of Fish and Wildlife
Job Number: 2016-02063H
Closing: 3/6/2016 11:59 PM Pacific
“…The incumbent is a journey-level Fish and Wildlife Biologist that assists with fish passage projects to restore and enhance fish populations in western Washington. Under general supervision of a Fish and Wildlife Biologist 4, the incumbent will assist with implementation of the culvert court case lawsuit and Fish Barrier Removal Board strategy.
Non-permanent Fish Biologist 1 *01878-16
Salary: $2,873.00 – $3,740.00 Monthly
Location: Grays Harbor County – Montesano, WA
Job Type: Full Time – Non-Permanent
Department: Dept. of Fish and Wildlife
Job Number: 2016-01878
Closing: 2/29/2016 5:00 PM Pacific
“…This is recruitment is for a 10-month non-permanent Biologist 1 position located in the Fish Program. The duty station is the Region 6 Office – 48 Devonshire Rd, Montesano WA 98563
This position serves as a field lead in the Coastal Marine Fish Science Unit for marine fish monitoring and research projects and programs with a focus on pelagic or forage fish species (e.g.
UW Environmental Career Fair
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Mary Gates Hall Commons, UW Seattle Campus
Hosted by the College of the Environment
note: these are not UW courses, but they have been recommended by UW Marine Bio faculty. If you wish to transfer these credits to the UW, you must consult first with the UW study abroad office or Marine Biology Advising.
Summer Courses in Bermuda
The Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences (BIOS) offers a suite of university-level summer courses, designed to immerse students in the study of marine science, with a program of coursework and research that is unique in marine science education.