Maryland Sea Grant is seeking applications for our Assistant Director for Communications and an Aquaculture Projects and National Extension Coordinator. More details.
Applications are due January 27, 2023.
See lists of current and past graduate fellows supported by Maryland Sea Grant.
The Coastal Management Fellowship was established in 1996 to provide on-the-job education and training opportunities in coastal resource management and policy for postgraduate students and to provide project assistance to state coastal zone management programs. The program matches postgraduate students with state coastal zone programs to work on projects proposed by the state and selected by the fellowship sponsor, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Coastal Services Center. This two-year fellowship offers a competitive salary, medical benefits, and travel and relocation expense reimbursement.
Any U.S. citizen who will complete a master’s or other advanced degree between August 1, 2021, and July 31, 2023, to be eligible. Students from a broad range of environmental programs are encouraged to apply. Students who are not U.S. citizens or who attend non-U.S. institutions are not eligible.
The current salary is $42,000 per year. In the second year of the fellowship, a locality pay factor may be added to the salary, depending on the location of the fellowship.
Applications must be submitted to the Maryland Sea Grant office by January 27, 2023. Please contact Maryland Sea Grant well before the application deadline to indicate your interest.
All applications must include:
E-mail your resume, statement, and transcripts as a single PDF to Aliya Mejias at email@example.com. Recommendation letters (signed and on letterhead) may be sent directly to Ms. Mejias from the recommender via email or postal mail.
In early February, applicants will interviewed by Dr. Fredrika Moser, Maryland Sea Grant Director. Up to three applications will be selected to move on to the national competition.
Michael Allen, Associate Director for Research and Administration
Maryland Sea Grant College
To find out more about this fellowship, visit the Office of Coastal Management website.
Download the: Coastal Management Fellowship Announcement
Photograph, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration