• Vacancy

Vacancy – Researcher / Science Officer 

Position: Researcher / Science Officer 
Salary: $25,865 – $43,461 per annum depending on experience and qualifications plus generous fringe benefits  
Closing Date: April 27, 2023

Palau International Coral Reef Center (PICRC) is seeking applicants for the  position of a Researcher/Science Officer.  

The Researcher/Science Officer will work with the Palau National Marine  Sanctuary (PNMS) Project Manager, PICRC researchers, other researchers and  stakeholders within Palau and internationally, to implement the Science and  Monitoring Strategy for the PNMS.  

The Researcher/Science Officer will support the development of research projects  pertaining to the PNMS, identify opportunities for joint research/collaborative  research expeditions and help facilitate and be actively involved in research in  Palau that will contribute to the management of the PNMS. The  Researcher/Science Officer will also be involved in communicating the science  about PNMS to stakeholders and the public at large.  

This position requires a minimum of a Master’s Degree in marine biology,  ecology, oceanography, coastal and pelagic fishery, fishery management or other  related field from an accredited college or university.  

To apply, please e-mail your CV, name of two references, and a cover letter to Ms. Caryn Lkong Koshiba at clkoshiba@picrc.org.  

Submitted applications will be acknowledged upon receipt. Only short listed  applicants will be notified within two weeks after the closing date of this  announcement to set up interview appointments. Applications must be received no  later than the above closing date.  

Be part of the PICRC and PNMS Team and contribute to conservation efforts  in Palau and the world!