We are now accepting applications for marine science field graduates who have a PADI divemaster or instructor certification for the "Safety Diver/Shark Researcher" position
ASSISTANT FIELD RESEARCH VOLUNTEER INTERN POSITIONS:
BY APPLICATION ONLY
Applicants will be responsible for assisting in research and creating projects to further OneOceanDiving's conservation message. The program will help you develop field work experience, further your skills in research, and increase your ability to organize and initiate projects on your own. You will also gain in-water experience with sharks. Interns positions also available for our Sea turtle program May-September
As a research intern there are several projects you can participate in defending o your interests and skill set. Educational outreach through social media is one of the main ways we educate and promote our citizen scientist based research program. We request that you do at least one social media post per day if you are in the office. We also have a bi-weeklt blog on our website where we explore current developments in the shark conservation community, share petitions with a writeup including more information about the issue, ongoing research projects, and new shark ID's that you are welcome to contribute to. Another ongoing projects assisting law enforcement with illegal shark catches using social media and communicating with officials to ensure the regulations are being enforced. You can also help with organizing upcoming reef and beach cleanups, or assisting with education outreach presentations. We are also open to any of your ideas on potential projects you might be interested in taking the lead on and helping to establish.
Must be enrolled in a biological science, zoology, conservation, or related degree or media degree.
CPR/First Aid Certified
Exceptional ocean swimming ability
**Priority given to applicants in a masters program, post grad, or undergrads in their 3rd or 4th year with desire to work with pelagics.
Positions are available for two weeks, four weeks and semester long positions. Please fill out the attached application (click image to download application) and send it in along with your resume/cv/educational or work experience record to firstname.lastname@example.org by the below due dates:
Fall term (SEPT - dec): August 10th
spring term (jan - may): December 1st
Summer term (May - Aug): March 20th
Mahalo nui loa, we hope to work with you soon!
The research vessel is also open and free to researchers in related fields of study. Contact email@example.com Attn: Research Team with your post grad research proposals.