Research Director

MERS is seeking a Research Director to further and expand our conservation-based research program that helps fill critical data gaps and provides important insights into ways to reduce threats to marine life and ecosystems. In collaboration with MERS’ Science Lead, the Research Director will oversee the daily operation of research for the Marine Education and Research Society including direction, ensuring scientific rigor, and publishing and promoting findings. As one of the senior Directors, they will also contribute significantly to developing strategic direction, organization administration, fundraising and human resources. The Research Director supports, mentors and supervises Research Assistants, Graduate Students and Research Associates.


Marine Education & Research Society

Opportunity Type


Key Dates

Dec 15, 2023

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