[Coral-List] Coral Marine Scientist Position Description Update
jill.meyer at noaa.gov
Tue Jan 3 14:59:40 EST 2006
The position below is a reposting of the Coral Marine Scientist/Policy
Analyst position posted 12-23-05. The qualifications have been updated.
Specifically, the coral reef ecosystem research experience is not longer
If you already submitted an application in response to the 12-23
posting, you do not need to re-apply.
*** Marine Scientist/Policy Analyst** (Reposting of Coral Marine
Scientist /Policy Analyst position (12/23/05)- Qualifications updated)
*Intro and Description:* This position is a contract position with IM
Systems Group (www.imsg.com <http://www.imsg.com>) in Silver Spring, MD.
The position will support Office of Oceanic and Atmospheric Research
(OAR) participation in NOAA’s Coral Reef Conservation Program (CRCP)
(http://www.coralreef.noaa.gov/). The Marine Scientist/Policy Analyst
will engage in evaluating and promoting scientific merit of coral reef
research proposals and will assist with program development and funding.
Tasks include tracking budgets, responding to public and other NOAA
requests for information, critically reviewing documents for scientific
merit, quality, and balance, coordinating with other members of the NOAA
CRCP, contributing to outreach activities, and other projects that may
arise. Travel may be required.
*Salary:* The approximate salary for the position is mid-$50 K depending
*Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities*:
* Masters degree in Marine Science and/or;
* Experience in coral reef ecosystem research.
* Bachelors degree in Marine Science
* Strong writing skills (IMSG will request writing samples from
* Strong oral communication and personal interaction skills
* Ability to multi-task and be innovative
* Familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite (WORD, Excel, Powerpoint.)
Please submit your resume, cover letter, and salary requirement to
jobs at imsg.com <mailto:jobs at imsg.com> <mailto:jobs at imsg.com> and
meyerj at imsg.com <mailto:meyerj at imsg.com> <mailto:meyerj at imsg.com> with
the message header: Marine Scientist-OAR.
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