[Coral-List] Volunteer placement Spring 2012 - Curacao

Hannah Brocke hannah.brocke at zmt-bremen.de
Fri Jan 27 12:02:41 EST 2012

Subject: Volunteer placement Spring 2012 - Curacao


Please forward this position description to anyone who may be interested.

*Volunteer placement* *on Curaçao*

The Leibniz Center for Tropical Marine Ecology (www.zmt-bremen.de) is 
searching for volunteers to join its field expedition in Curaçao in 
Spring 2012. Volunteers will help and participate actively in two 
research projects related to the ecology of benthic algae and 
cyanobacterial mats on coral reefs and their interactions with corals. 
They will have the opportunity to vastly expand their knowledge of the 
coral reef environment and gain research diving and coral reef survey 

*Research Area: *The field trip will take place in Curaçao, Netherlands 
Antilles, Southern Caribbean at the Carmabi biological research station 

*Dates: *March 1^st , 2012 -- June 1^st , 2012, flexibility of +/- 1 week

*Requirements: *Diving certification with a minimum of 50 logged dives; 
BSc or MSc in biology or a related field. Candidate should be physically 
fit, willing to work long hours, comfortable working in and on the 
water, fluent in English,and have good communication skills.


*Financial contributions:* Volunteers are required to pay for their own 
travel and stay on Curaçao and to provide for their own travel and 
diving insurance. All other expenses (e.g. boating, diving, travel on 
the island itself) will be covered.

To apply, please provide a letter of interest and C.V. before the 15^th 
of February 2012 to

gaelle.quere at zmt-bremen.de and hannah.brocke at zmt-bremen.de

Hannah Brocke	
PhD Candidate

Leibniz Center for Marine Tropical Ecology (ZMT)
Fahrenheitstrasse 6
D - 28359 Bremen

Tel : (00)49-(0)421-23800-101
Fax : (00)49-(0)421-23800-30

web : www.zmt-bremen.de
mail: hannah.brocke at zmt-bremen.de

Leibniz-Zentrum für Marine Tropenökologie (ZMT) GmbH

Fahrenheitstraße 6
28359 Bremen
Tel: +49(0)421 238 00-0
Fax: +49(0)421 238 00-30

Sitz der Gesellschaft: Bremen
Registergericht: Amtsgericht Bremen
Handelsregister Nr. HRB 25746 HB
Steuer-Nr. 71/607/12036
USt.-IdNr. DE 266278207

Vorsitzender des Aufsichtsrates:
Dr. Walter Dörhage

Prof. Dr. Hildegard Westphal

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