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  • Faculty Research Assistant, CIMERS

    This is a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month position with the Cooperative Institute for Marine Ecosystems and Resources Studies (CIMERS). The position will work with a multi-disciplinary team of researchers from OSU, CIMERS and NOAA Fisheries to understand the connectivity between climate variability and marine ecosystem productivity. The position will be part of a team that maintains a relatively high-frequency (biweekly to monthly) 25+ year time series of physical, chemical, and biological oceanographic metrics collected along the continental shelf and slope off Newport, OR. The incumbent will be expected to spend up to 40 days at sea over multiple research surveys 1-14 days in length. Full consideration date March 11, 2024. Posting number P07821UF.

  • Seasonal Marine Education Coordinators, Oregon Sea Grant, Hatfield Visitor Center

    Oregon Sea Grant is hiring 1-2 positions to help with hands-on, K-12 STEM programming from April- September at Hatfield Marine Science Visitor Center in Newport. The full consideration date is 3/4/24, closing date is 3/20/24. Posting number P04664CT.

Recently closed Positions

  • Hatfield Visitor Center Coordinator

    This full-time (1.00 FTE) position oversees operations, exhibits, and collaborates with other staff to plan and implement programming at the Hatfield Visitor Center (VC), a marine science museum and aquarium operated by Oregon Sea Grant at Oregon State University’s Hatfield Marine Science Center. The VC features hands-on exhibits and public education activities and events and supports STEM education research and the development of new exhibits, as well as marine education programs for school groups, summer day camps, community groups, and educators. This is a professional faculty position. Full consideration date Feb. 5, 2024. Posting number P07670UF.

  • Oregon Coast STEM Hub Director

    The Oregon Coast STEM Hub seeks an organized, dynamic director who is able to approach the work with determination and creativity. They will work with the STEM Hub Leadership Council to build STEM capacity in the Oregon Coast Region – they will build on existing work and ensure that approaches are community-informed, evidence-driven, and address inequities and opportunities to develop new pathways for underserved audiences. This position provides direction for the day-to-day operations of the OCSH, associated staff, and resources. The Director interacts with high-level leaders in every sector and is responsible for acquiring external funding through collaborative grant proposals to support programs, and collecting, evaluating, and reporting program data. The Director is responsible for fostering a supportive environment that encourages teamwork and models and maintains high standards and performance expectations. This is a full-time, professional faculty position. Full consideration date Feb. 1, 2024. Posting number P07661UF.

  • IT Manager

This is a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month professional faculty position at Hatfield Marine Science Center. This position provides consultation and training for the planning, development, testing, implementation and managing of information technology needs on the Hatfield campus. Research support is of particular importance to this role. The person in this position is expected to ensure coordination and management of customer service, equipment, IT facilities and IT operations. The manager also provides direct consultation support and training to students, staff, and faculty on information technology-based systems and solutions. See the full position description and apply here. The deadline is December 27, 2023. Posting number P07557UF.

  • Research Facilities Coordinator

This is a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month professional faculty position at Hatfield Marine Science Center. The Research Facility Coordinator will oversee and coordinate the use of shared research spaces by faculty, students, and visiting researchers. They will also track space usage and coordinate a wide range of facilities and equipment use at Hatfield. They will sit on the Director’s leadership team and report to the Research Program Manager. The primary duties include coordinating and managing the use of short-term shared spaces and academic and research equipment; overseeing and supporting the use of long-term shared research spaces and equipment by faculty, students, and visiting researchers and maintain research policies and guidelines for safety and compliance; oversee the infrastructure, instrumentation, and distribution of publicly available data streams; support lab and field safety compliance; assist in hosting community outreach and research events. See the full position description and apply here. The deadline for full consideration is January 9, 2024. Posting number P07525UF.

  • Director - Guin Library at Hatfield Marine Science Center

This is a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, professional faculty position. Candidates with appropriate academic credentials, faculty status, and/or teaching experience may qualify for an academic position on the library faculty (tenure is negotiable and commensurate with Oregon State University policies and guidelines). The Marilyn Potts Guin Library, located in Newport, Oregon, houses the physical library collections supporting teaching, research, and outreach at Oregon State University’s Hatfield Marine Science Center (HMSC). These specialized collections cover a broad range of marine-related topics, including fisheries, aquaculture, oceanography, geology, environmental and climate studies, and biology. The Guin Library Director applies specialized knowledge from information science and related disciplines to connect HMSC students, staff and researchers to the high-quality information they need to solve problems and make decisions. They are an engaged and active contributor to the Hatfield community, engaging with the faculty and students and serving on committees, task forces, and work groups to advance projects and initiatives. See the full position description and apply here. The deadline for full consideration is December 15, 2023. Posting number P07512UF.