MARINE BIOLOGISTS WANTED
Broadreach Academic Treks seeks marine biologists with a master's degree or Ph.D. to teach experiential field courses to teens.
Instructors are needed for the following courses: Tropical Marine Biology in the Bahamas or Caribbean, Dolphin Studies in Belize, Caribbean Marine Reserves in Saba, SeaTurtle Studies in Costa Rica, Marine Mammals in Vancouver Island BC, Shark Studies in Fiji.
In addition to teaching, instructors will live with students and facilitate positive group dynamics, personal growth and leadership skills. Instructors also lead adventure activities like hiking, cultural exploration and various other aspects of a typical "trip leader".
Qualifications: Teaching experience in the subject area, experience working with youth, and flexibility. Preference will be given to individuals carrying advanced scuba ratings, and previous experience in outdoor education and/or working in tropical/subtropical field settings.
Dates: Staff training begins in late May. Programs run June-August. Each course lasts 21 days.
www.academictreks.com and apply on line or send resume, cover letter, photo, and contact information for 3 references to LaurenMarchman, Broadreach,806 McCulloch Street, Suite 102, Raleigh, NC 27603.
Phone 919-256-8205 or 888-833-1907
Dolphin Studies Trip Leader Trip Leader for summer Dolphin Studies program in Belize Broadreach Academic Treks seeks marine biologists to serve as leaders on ourDolphin Studies program in Belize. Trip leaders teach students about marine biology with a focus on dolphins. In addition to teaching marine biology in exciting ways, instructors will be responsible for facilitating group dynamic, communicating with headquarters, and being a role model for students.
Learn more about the trip at http://www.academictreks.com/programs/ds.asp.
Qualifications: Master's or Ph.D. in marine biology & experience studying and teaching about dolphins. Experience leading trips, working with teens and traveling internationally is preferred.
Dates: Staff training begins in late May. Programs run June-August. Eachcourse lasts 21 days.
Compensation: Round trip airfare to training and Belize, a stipend, meals, housing and program activities.
Apply: http://www.academictreks.com/contact/employment/index.asp and apply on line or send resume, cover letter, photo, and contact information for 3 references to Lauren Marchman, Broadreach Academic Treks, 806 McCulloch Street, Suite 102, Raleigh, NC 27603.