If you're looking for a career that makes a difference, Oregon Sea Grant is a great place to start. We periodically offer faculty and staff positions for people with interest, experience, and expertise in marine science, marine education and related fields. Some positions are based on the Oregon coast; others at the Oregon State University campus in Corvallis.

Current Openings

Clean Vessel Act (CVA) Boating Outreach Coordinator: Oregon Sea Grant is currently seeking a Boater Outreach Coordinator. This is full-time professional faculty opportunity, coordinating efforts with the state's recreational boating community. The person will coordinate outreach activities to help inform and engage the public in learning, discussing and acting on ocean and coastal issues. The deadline for the position has been extended to June 17, 2021.

Oregon Coast STEM Hub Director: Oregon State University’s Hatfield Marine Science Center is currently seeking a new Director for the Oregon Coast STEM Hub. This is one of 13 statewide STEM Hubs that receive base funding from the Oregon Legislature through the Oregon Department of Education and additional grant funding from many other sources. Our STEM Hub provides training and resources to teachers and students in 20 school districts along the entire Oregon Coast, with a focus on increasing STEM skills, environmental literacy and supporting the expanding blue economy. This is a full-time, year-round position. For full consideration, your application should be submitted by June 1, 2021. The position closes July 1, 2021.

Positions elsewhere

For more information about careers in the marine sciences, including interviews with leading marine scientists from across the Sea Grant network, visit the Sea Grant Marine Careers site.