Employment Opportunities

Faculty & Staff Positions

Outreach Specialist

ECU Integrated Coastal Programs and the Coastal Studies Institute are currently hiring a full-time Outreach Specialist in the Public Engagement and Outreach Program.

Job Description and Responsibilities

This position will be responsible for supporting the design, planning, and delivery of continuing education courses and the dissemination of research and academic results and continuing education activities for ICP and CSI. This position will develop and deliver age-appropriate courses for K-12 students, teachers, lifelong learners, and the general public. This position will create and deliver outreach content and research and academic products using web-based, social media and traditional print media methods in addition to direct delivery to participants.

The application period will be open until 9/26/2019.

For more information and to apply, please click on the following link: http://ecu.peopleadmin.com/postings/31868

Research Technician

ECU Integrated Coastal Programs and the Coastal Studies Institute are currently hiring a full-time Research Technician to assist in lab and field research operations.

Job Description and Responsibilities

Field/Lab Data collection & analysis (70%) – Expertise and attention are needed at all times in order to effectively collect and accurately analyze data associated with the research projects in our group. Given the many on-going projects, the person in this position must look for means to improve work efficiency, while maintaining data integrity.

Data interpretation (20%) – All data collected has to be appropriately interpreted to answer appropriate research questions associated with individual projects. The person in this position will work with the supervisor to accurately interpret data sets collected and analyzed associated with coastal projects. This might include working with spreadsheets (e.g., excel), graphing, and geospatial programs.

Lab Safety & Compliance (10%) – Maintain a safe working environment throughout our laboratories. Daily, weekly and monthly inspections are expected in this position. This position will help spearhead all safety inspections in our research laboratories.

The application period will be open until 9/20/2019.

For more information and to apply please click on the following link: https://ecu.peopleadmin.com/postings/31859


Research Assistant Professor

ECU Department of Coastal Studies is currently hiring a full-time Research Assistant Professor.

Job Description and Responsibilities

The successful candidate will be expected to develop a research program supported in whole or in part by external funds and collaborate broadly with faculty in the Department and ECU generally in multidisciplinary research focusing on ocean observing and marine hydrokinetic energy. The selected candidate will take on significant leadership roles within the NCROEP, specifically focused on developing new research opportunities and collaborations across all participating partners. This position will be part of the leadership team of the NCROEP as the Assistant Director of Science and Research. This position also carries a responsibility to teach one course in the Department of Coastal Studies undergraduate programs.

For more information and to apply please click on the following link: https://ecu.peopleadmin.com/postings/32111