Marine Field Research Programme

Job description

During our month long experiential field program, students gain hands-on practical training in conducting a wide range of field research projects, from population to movement ecology projects on large marine megafauna (including white sharks and cetaceans), from intertidal community biodiversity assessments to fishery related research.

Students are not just observers but rather they are an integral part of the research team, collecting data, while gaining valuable insight and training in the latest research methods (including ROV and drones) and seamanship, to equip them with the skills necessary to be successful marine researchers.

What we are looking for

Accepted degree subjects

  • biology and life sciences
  • environmental science and ecology
  • animal care and veterinary science

Additional job details

Number of vacancies
up to 30
South Africa

How to apply

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 25 November 2019

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Closing date:  Continuous recruitment

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