8b6532Qhwy41Vr4KpSECORE International, Inc., a renowned coral reef conservation and restoration organization, is seeking to fill the position of a Research Scientist (RS) to be based in St. Croix, US Virgin Islands.

The incumbent will be a PhD level researcher and scientific diver with expertise in coral reproduction, restoration ecology, and/or coral husbandry and aquaculture. The RS will work in cooperation with SECORE’s regional site partner in performing local day-to-day operations including organizing/assisting in SECORE workshops.  Initial research activities will focus on documenting spawning patterns among local broadcasting coral species and scaling up coral restoration via larval propagation, including collaborative development and testing of SECORE’s novel larval culture and restoration tools.

Application materials must be received by 30 Nov 2017 for full consideration. Full details available here:

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B8dRqdMI1B0xYU1ZT0dHTVQ5NFE/view

Kara Rising, LPC

Administrative Manager

SECORE International, Inc

www.secore.org