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Gundalow Company Hiring for Piscataqua

The non-profit Gundalow Company is looking for a Captain, On-Board Educator, and an Educator/Deckhand to work on their new gundalow, Piscataqua.

CAPTAIN
The full-time Captain will be responsible for all vessel operations, maintenance, programs and supervision of vessel crew and volunteers.

ON-BOARD EDUCATOR
The full-time seasonal (April-October) On-Board Educator will be responsible for delivering onboard programs for school groups and the public.

EDUCATOR/DECKHAND
The full-time seasonal (April-October) Educator/Deckhand will be responsible for presenting Piscataqua Maritime Region specific learning stations onboard, present shore-based education programs, and participate in shipboard maintenance and vessel operations.

For more information or to apply for a position, click here.

Gundalow Company Hiring for Piscataqua

The non-profit Gundalow Company is looking for a Captain, On-Board Educator, and an Educator/Deckhand to work on their new gundalow, Piscataqua.

CAPTAIN
The full-time Captain will be responsible for all vessel operations, maintenance, programs and supervision of vessel crew and volunteers.

ON-BOARD EDUCATOR
The full-time seasonal (April-October) On-Board Educator will be responsible for delivering onboard programs for school groups and the public.

EDUCATOR/DECKHAND
The full-time seasonal (April-October) Educator/Deckhand will be responsible for presenting Piscataqua Maritime Region specific learning stations onboard, present shore-based education programs, and participate in shipboard maintenance and vessel operations.

For more information or to apply for a position, click here.

Job Opportunities: Science Education Research – Maine

Three Full-Time Tenure-Track Assistant Professor Positions in Discipline-Based Science Education Research

The University of Maine invites applications for three full-time tenure-track faculty positions at the Assistant Professor level with expertise in discipline-based education research.  The positions will be in the fields of (1) Physics, Chemistry,
or Mathematics, (2) Biology, Earth Sciences, or Marine Sciences, and (3) Science Education.  These positions were created through the Maine Physical Sciences Partnership (PSP) Project, under a grant to the Maine Center for Research in STEM Education
to target the teaching and learning of science in grades 6-9 as well as the preparation of science teachers at the University of Maine.  By the time of appointment, the candidate must have an earned doctorate in the discipline, in discipline-based
education research, or in a closely related field; strong experience in discipline-based education research; and demonstrated excellence in teaching. The new faculty member will be expected to (1) engage in research, writing, and other scholarly
activities that contribute to discipline-based education research, (2) teach undergraduate- and graduate-level courses, (3) supervise graduate and undergraduate research, (4) develop an externally-funded research program, (5) serve as a student
advisor, and (6) participate in leadership for collaborative efforts in STEM-education with colleagues in the home department, the Maine RiSE Center, the University, and other professional communities.  The positions are academic year appointment
with preferred starting date no later than September 1, 2011.  See http://www.umaine.edu/center/positions/PSPfaculty for full position announcements and application instructions.  Review of applications will begin January 3, 2011, and continue until
the positions are filled.

Job Opportunity: Seasonal Marine Instructors, Florida

MarineLab is seeking seasonal marine science instructors for the spring and summer of 2011.  With a waterfront facility that provides quick access to the marine ecosystem, instructors will lead student groups from the 5th grade through college in discovery adventures via a blend of ecology discussions, hands-on investigations and snorkeling field observations. Duties will include operating a 26′ twin-hull boat while leading snorkeling field trips and investigating marine communities; supervising students in the water; and maintaining the lab and equipment. Positions are seasonal from February 9th through July 19th, 2011. Download the online application available from www.marinelab.org and send the requested materials by November 30, 2010.

Job Openings: Marine Educator and others, Washington

Salish Sea Expeditions has several openings available: Marine Educator, Logistics Coordinator, and Deckhand Instructor. Salish Sea Expeditions was founded in 1994 and is a marine science educational organization that introduces 5th-12th grade students to Puget Sound and marine science through a 2-5 day research project, which is conducted from the decks of a sailboat.  For more information about Salish Sea Expeditions visit www.salish.org.

Job Opportunities – Summer Science Teachers, MA

The Waquoit Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve seeks two summer educators:  one to co-direct a 6-week Summer Science School for children entering 2nd through 8th grade from July 5 through August 13; another to work with middle school-age campers conducting biomonitoring on local beaches and assisting with a variety of research and stewardship projects throughout the Reserve, part part of a regional project involving institutions throughout New England.  For more information and to apply, go to this link.

Job Opportunities – Summer on Cape Cod, MA

The Waquoit Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve in Waquoit/Falmouth MA has several seasonal positions open, including island managers, endangered shorebird program manager, and park interpreter.  Unpaid internships also available.  Learn more about WBNERR online; job descriptions and application details are here.  Deadlines 2/15/10 and 3/31/10.