Research Assistant

BRIEF DESCRIPTION

We are looking for a Research Assistant to join our team in Oslob, Cebu studying whale shark and turtle ecology. The research assistant will provide support to the project leader and will assist with project management, data collection, organisation and validation of all data collected. Also you would be required to connect with the volunteers, make them feel comfortable and part of the team. We rely heavily on our volunteers’ work. For this reason, ensuring general well being of our volunteers and the integrity of the data they collect makes the research assistant an asset to our organisation. This position requires excellent people and communication skills, attention to detail and enthusiasm towards marine conservation. This opportunity is ideal for someone who is interested in project and/or volunteer management, gaining experience in fieldwork management and planning, and establishing ties for conservation work.

  • Position Type: Voluntary
  • Research Site: Oslob, Cebu, Philippines
  • Position period: minimum commitment 9 months
  • Start Date: April 23, 2018