Sea Grant Science Outreach Program seeks Extension Specialist

The Sea Grant Science Outreach Program is seeking a Texas-based extension specialist to join the team. The interdisciplinary Gulf-wide team members bring peer-reviewed oil spill and ecosystem science findings to people with a vested interest in a healthy marine environment through extension publications and public science seminars. The ideal candidate will have a strong grounding in a field such as biology, fisheries, ecosystem science, or natural resource economics and a proven ability to share science with audiences of all backgrounds and abilities. Based in Corpus Christi, the position requires travel throughout the Gulf region and beyond, in addition to strong writing and public speaking skills. To learn more about the other team members, read the team’s publications, or watch videos of past seminars, or visit the website at gulfseagrant.org/oilspilloutreach. For the full job description and to apply, visit tamus.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com.

Texas Sea Grant seeks Senior Associate Director

The Texas Sea Grant College Program, based at Texas A&M University in College Station, is in search of a new senior associate director. This person would serve as member of the Texas Sea Grant leadership team. The person would provide leadership and direction for the management and administration of strategic planning and provide implementation and evaluation across the entire organization.

The senior associate director will set the program’s long-term vision, manage its sponsored programs portfolio and oversee program facilities. Additionally, they will lead program data collection and will lead reporting for NOAA’s programmatic evaluations.  The senior associate director will manage the extension program, its outreach projects and secure its funding. Furthermore, they will be responsible for building professional relationships with public agencies, private industry and non-governmental organizations.

For a full job description and application instructions, visit tamus.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com .