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Assistant Research Officer (Marine) - Mafia Island

This post is an opportunity for less experienced individuals to gain overseas field experience of marine research, project and volunteer management and training. Positions available for 2017 and 2018

The role involves assisting the Principal Investigator with the development and implementation of the research programme, involving the daily supervision of volunteer Research Assistants, data collection and analysis, and report-writing. The successful candidate will have a good BSc or MSc in relevant discipline, strong dive qualifications and experience in marine survey techniques and biodiversity or conservation research experience, ideally in a tropical setting.

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country : Tanzania

job category : Overseas Positions

job type (s): Assistant Research Officer , Dive Officer

job area (s) : Diving / Research

deadline for applications : No deadline

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