Academic Professional, UGA Marine Institute

Apply by Feb. 23 for full consideration: The University of Georgia Marine Institute on Sapelo Island is seeking to hire an Academic Professional to develop and provide oversight of the Institute’s residential instructional programs for University students. The candidate will also serve on the UGAMI leadership team as the Assistant Director for Academics, mentor students conducting independent research, and teach field courses in their area of specialization.

The position is based primarily at the UGA Marine Institute on Sapelo Island, with travel to the UGA main campus in Athens, GA and other destinations around the state (approximately one trip per month). Although it is possible to commute to Sapelo via ferry, residence on-site is required when programs are in session (including some weekends). Housing is available at the Marine Institute.

A Ph.D. in Marine Science or a related discipline is required for this position. A complete description and application materials can be found on the university’s faculty job portal https://www.ugajobsearch.com/postings/297055. Applications received by February 23, 2023 are assured full consideration. The position has a target start date of May 2023. Inquiries should be directed to Dr. Merryl Alber, Chair of the Search Committee (ugamidir@uga.edu), with the subject line: Academic Professional.