[Coral-List] JOB: program specialist for Coral Reef Science RCN

MJD mjd.list at gmail.com
Wed May 20 17:35:24 EDT 2015

Please see the following announcement for a *program specialist* for an 
NSF-funded research coordination network, EarthCube RCN: *Coral Reef 
Science and Cyberinfrastructure Network* (CReSCyNT).  The CReSCyNT 
program is developing a dynamic, durable, and creative community of 
coral reef researchers, ocean scientists, cyberinfrastructure 
specialists, and computer scientists that identify needs, best 
practices, bottlenecks, and approaches to advance the design and 
development of data management, visualization, and image processing 
capacity for the coral reef science community.

CRESCYNT PROGRAM SPECIALIST**– ID# **15311**.*Hawaii Institute of Marine 
Biology. Regular, Full-Time, RCUH Non-Civil Service position with the 
School of Ocean, Earth Science, and Technology (SOEST), Hawaii Institute 
of Marine Biology (HIMB), located at Coconut Island in 
Kaneohe.Continuation of employment is dependent upon program/operational 
needs, satisfactory work performance, availability of funds, and 
compliance with applicable Federal/State laws.*MINIMUM MONTHLY 
SALARY:*$2,705/Mon.*DUTIES: *Coordinates and implements the daily 
program activities of the National Science Foundation (NSF), Earthcube 
Research Coordination Networks (RCN): Coral Reef Science & 
Cyberinfrastructure Network (CReSCyNT) at the HIMB, University of Hawaii 
(UH).Assists in the development of and oversees the day-to-day operation 
of the research network by coordinating and communicating with local 
(Hawaii-based) and remote project participants.Schedules in-person and 
virtual meetings and workshops;**develops communication materials that 
summarize needs, activities and outcomes; provides support to network 
participants; assists in the development of partnerships;**participates 
in national NSF Earthcube network activities; and assists with the 
development of project reports and products.*PRIMARY QUALIFICATIONS: 
EDUCATION/TRAINING: *Master’s Degree from an accredited college or 
university in Marine Sciences, Environmental Studies, Science Education, 
Science Communication, Business Administration, or a related field. 
(Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited four (4) year college or 
university in Marine Sciences, Environmental Sciences, Science 
Education, Science Communication, Business Administration, or a related 
field, and at least two (2) additional years of experience in project 
coordination or science communication and outreach programs may 
substitute.)*EXPERIENCE:* One to three (1-3) years of experience in 
project management.*ABIL/KNOW/SKILLS:* Knowledge of basic marine science 
and project management workflows.Familiarity with data management and 
cyberinfrastructure.Demonstrated ability to organize and schedule daily 
program activities and simultaneously plan for and manage multiple 
events and communications.Demonstrated ability to write clearly and 
efficiently.Demonstrated ability to organize and catalogue 
information.Ability to conduct iterative tasks to completion.Ability to 
independently address and solve problems.Ability to develop program 
materials including announcements, web content, group emails, and 
reporting documents.Ability to translate program activities to the 
general public.Ability to use social media.*POLICY AND/OR REGULATORY 
REQUIREMENTS:* As a condition of employment, employee will be subject to 
all applicable RCUH policies and procedures and, as applicable, subject 
to University of Hawaii's and/or business entity's policies and 
procedures.Violation of RCUH's, UH's, or business entity's policies 
and/or procedures or applicable State or Federal laws and/or regulations 
may lead to disciplinary action (including, but not limited to possible 
termination of employment, personal fines, civil and/or criminal 
penalties, etc.). *SECONDARY QUALIFICATIONS: *Experience with an online 
content management and ability to develop and maintain dynamic website 
content.Familiarity with coral reef science.Self-motivated with 
excellent interpersonal and networking skills. *_INQUIRIES: Ruth Gates 
236-7420 (Oahu)._* *APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:* Please go to 
www.rcuh.com, click on “Employment”; select “Apply” and navigate to “See 
Job Announcements and/or Apply for a Job.” You must submit the following 
documents online to be considered for the position: 1) Cover Letter, 2) 
Resume, 3) Salary History, 4) Supervisory References, 5) Copy of 
Degree(s)/Transcript(s)/Certificate(s). All online applications must be 
submitted/received by the closing date (11:59 P.M. Hawaii Standard 
Time/RCUH receipt time) as stated on the job posting. If you do not have 
access to our system and the closing date is imminent, you may send 
additional documents to rcuhhr at rcuh.com <mailto:rcuhhr at rcuh.com>. If you 
have questions on the application process and/or need assistance, please 
call (808)956-8344.*_CLOSING DATE:_**_May 23, 2015_**_._*EEO/AA Employer.

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