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Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) - Macroalgal Microbiome

03/02/2017 Seasonal/Temporary Ecosystems Center
The Marine Biological Laboratory is seeking an applicant for a 10-week position in the Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program sponsored by the National Science Foundation. The successful applicant will work as part of a large-scale, multi-institution project examining the microbiome of specific macroalgae over time and geographic location. The student will focus on Pyropia haitane… View Details Bookmark

Research Assistant I - Horb Lab

03/27/2017 Research Bell Center
A research assistant position is available in the Horb lab to work on an NIH-funded project focused on using gene-editing technology to make models of human disease in the amphibian Xenopus. This position involves working in the lab performing molecular biology experiments and working with frogs, both Xenopus laevis and Xenopus tropicalis. This is an excellent opportunity to learn CRISPR-Cas an… View Details Bookmark

Seasonal Environmental Services Staff

03/27/2017 Seasonal/Temporary BST&G
Under the general supervision of the Environmental Services Manager, with daily direction and scheduling provided by the Environmental Services Supervisor, the Environmental Services Staff is responsible for the cleaning of all MBL facilities including the upkeep of all offices, laboratories, workshops and other MBL facilities, housing- dorms, apartments, houses and cottages. View Details Bookmark

Summer Research Assistant/Technician (Arctic Tundra Ecosystems)

03/21/2017 Seasonal/Temporary Ecosystems Center
We invite applications for a seasonal Research Assistant/Technician position based at Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL), Woods Hole, MA with a summer field season on the North Slope of Alaska (Toolik Field Station). The applicant will reside in the Toolik Field Station (http://toolik.alaska.edu) between June and August. All travel and living expenses while in Alaska will be paid in addition to… View Details Bookmark

Summer Animal Care Assistant

03/25/2016 Seasonal/Temporary Marine Resources Dept.
A temporary full-time position is available at the Marine Biological Laboratory for an Animal Care Assistant. This person will assist the Animal Care Coordinator in the daily operation of the mammalian animal care facility. Duties may also include care of avian and amphibian species. Includes weekend duty. View Details Bookmark

Research Assistant I/II - Ecosystems Center

03/27/2017 Research Ecosystems Center
A full-time position as a Research Assistant 1 or Research Assistant 2 is available in the Ecosystems Center, to be filled by May 2017. View Details Bookmark

Postdoctoral Scientist

03/07/2016 Research Bay Paul Center
A 2-year postdoctoral position is available in the laboratory of Dr. David Mark Welch, Director of the Josephine Bay Paul Center for Comparative Molecular Biology and Evolution, in the areas of the biology of aging, genomics, and the development of transgenic techniques in non-model organisms. Research in the Mark Welch lab focuses on comparative genomic and transcriptomic approaches to the bi… View Details Bookmark

Seasonal Grounds Staff

03/21/2017 Seasonal/Temporary BST&G
Responsible for the care and maintenance of grounds on all MBL properties under direction of head groundskeeper. View Details Bookmark

Seasonal Van Driver

03/21/2017 Seasonal/Temporary BST&G
Drive MBL shuttle van from Woods Hole Campus to the MBL cottages and Devil’s Lane lot. View Details Bookmark

Seasonal Box Mover

03/02/2016 Seasonal/Temporary BST&G
Responsible for moving boxes to and from the MBL warehouse and assisting with the care and maintenance of grounds under direction of the Groundskeeper and Grounds Supervisor. View Details Bookmark

Summer Mail Room & S/R Assist.

03/21/2017 Seasonal/Temporary BST&G
In the morning assist the full time MBL Mail Clerk with daily duties. These include sorting MBL mail and placing in appropriate mail boxes and slots, delivering and picking up of campus mail, operating the computerized mail system, and any other duties assigned. In the afternoon, assist shipping and receiving department with checking-in packages utilizing hand held palm pilots, delivery of p… View Details Bookmark

Postdoctoral Scientist - Bay Paul Center

03/16/2017 Research Bell Center
A postdoctoral position is available in the laboratory of Dr. Jessica Mark Welch in the Bay Paul Center to study the spatial organization of host-associated microbial communities. The post-doc will evaluate methods for preservation of the spatial structure of microbes relative to mucus and host tissue, will participate in developing probes and probe sets for fluorescence in situ hybridization … View Details Bookmark

Research Assistant I/II - Horb Lab

03/14/2017 Research Bell Center
A research assistant position is available in the Horb lab to work on an NIH-funded project focused on using gene-editing technology to make models of human disease in the amphibian Xenopus. This position involves working in the lab performing molecular biology experiments and working with frogs, both Xenopus laevis and Xenopus tropicalis. This is an excellent opportunity to learn CRISPR-Cas an… View Details Bookmark

Postdoctoral Scientist - Horb Lab

03/02/2016 Research Bell Center
A Postdoctoral Scientist position is available in the Horb lab focused on developing Xenopus models of human disease using CRISPR-Cas as part of an NIH-funded project. This is an exciting opportunity to enhance the implementation of CRISPR-Cas in Xenopus and work with the National Xenopus Resource (NXR). The goal is to create new mutants in X. laevis and X. tropicalis and improve the use of gen… View Details Bookmark

Children's Program Site Coordinator

03/07/2017 Seasonal/Temporary Children's Programs
The Site Coordinator is responsible for planning, leading, and implementing hands-on learning projects and activities which take advantage of MBL’s many resources in a camp setting. Additionally, the Coordinator will handle logistics and administrative tasks. S/he will be responsible for the general safety and development of the children in the program. Each Site Coordinator is responsible fo… View Details Bookmark

Groundskeeper, Grade 7

03/08/2017 Administrative BST&G
The groundskeeper is responsible for the care and maintenance of grounds on Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL) properties and coordination of projects assigned to other staff working in a grounds capacity. View Details Bookmark

Chief Academic and Scientific Officer

10/21/2016 Administrative Director's Office
The Chief Academic & Scientific Officer will lead all aspects of the scientific and academic mission to implement the future strategic direction of the MBL. Reporting to the President/Director of the MBL, the Chief Academic & Scientific Officer will be responsible for oversight of all academic functions and activities, in both Research and Education, including MBL resident scientists and staff … View Details Bookmark

Seasonal Children's Programs Administrative Assistant

02/17/2017 Seasonal/Temporary Children's Programs
The MBL is looking for a responsible Administrative Assistant to perform a variety of administrative and clerical tasks. Duties of the Administrative Assistant include providing support to the Director of Children’s and Family Programs and summer staff including Site-Coordinators, and Camp Counselors. Additionally, the Administrative Assistant is responsible for assisting in daily office needs … View Details Bookmark

Summer Support Technician - IT/Multimedia

03/02/2017 Seasonal/Temporary Information technology
The Information Technology Department of the Marine Biological Laboratory is seeking candidates for a seasonal/temporary position supporting the IT and multimedia needs of our users. This position is for up to six months, from April through October. Some evening and weekend work will be required. View Details Bookmark

Temporary Water Quality Research Assistant (Spring/Summer 2017)

05/05/2016 Seasonal/Temporary Ecosystems Center
Under general supervision of Senior Research Assistant, performs complex tasks in area of water quality analyses. Handles sample receiving, sample analyses, data management and any other related duties that may be required. Up to two positions available for Spring/Summer 2017. View Details Bookmark

Children's Program Lifeguard/Camp Counselor

02/28/2017 Seasonal/Temporary Children's Programs
Under close supervision of the Site Coordinator(s), performs lifeguard duties in addition to working as a camp counselor. Ensures the safety of children, monitors swimmers and enforces all safety rules at any water sites. View Details Bookmark

Summer Science Writer

03/01/2017 Seasonal/Temporary Communications
The Summer Science Writer supports the Marine Biological Laboratory’s (MBL’s) Office of Communications by producing content for the MBL’s blog, website, and social media sites, press release(s), and potentially content for other publications about important stories emerging from the MBL’s research and educational activities. Stories are for a variety of external and internal audiences, includin… View Details Bookmark

Children's Program Camp Counselor

02/16/2017 Seasonal/Temporary Children's Programs
The Camp Counselor is responsible for planning, leading, and implementing programs and experiences for children in a camp setting. The Camp Counselor will also be responsible for the general safety, development, and growth of the children in his/her group. The Camp Counselor will provide high quality recreational experiences for participants that focus on the MBL core values of caring, honesty… View Details Bookmark

Summer Course Assistant

02/15/2017 Seasonal/Temporary Courses
Course Assistants are needed to provide basic logistical support for MBL’s summer and seasonal courses. Courses vary in starting dates and in lengths. Please review the MBL Guide to Research and Education, available on-line at www.mbl.edu, for information about MBL’s Education Program. View Details Bookmark

Summer Research Assistant - Lake Warming (OPP)

02/02/2017 Seasonal/Temporary Ecosystems Center
The Ecosystems Center of the Marine Biological Laboratory is seeking applicants for a summer field assistant positions on a lake warming project. The positions will largely be located at the Toolik Field Station in northern Alaska. For additional information about the Ecosystems Center and its programs, visit our web site at http://ecosystems.mbl.edu/. View Details Bookmark

Summer Field Assistant - Arctic LTER

02/02/2017 Seasonal/Temporary Ecosystems Center
The Ecosystems Center of the Marine Biological Laboratory is seeking applicants for 1 or 2 summer field assistant positions on an ongoing ecological research project. These positions will be located at the Toolik Field Station in northern Alaska. For additional information about the Ecosystems Center and its programs, visit our web site at http://ecosystems.mbl.edu/. Information about the Arc… View Details Bookmark

Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) - PIE LTER

02/01/2017 Seasonal/Temporary Ecosystems Center
The Marine Biological Laboratory is seeking applicants for two 10-week positions in the Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program sponsored by the National Science Foundation. The successful applicant will work as part of a large-scale, multi-disciplinary project examining the effects of sea-level, climate change, and changes in human land use of the marshes, estuaries and watersheds… View Details Bookmark

Research Assistant I/II - Morgan Lab

01/30/2017 Research Bell Center
The MBL seeks a highly motivated individual to join the Eugene Bell Center for Regenerative Biology and Tissue Engineering as a Research Assistant I or II, depending on qualifications and prior experience. The successful candidate will work on synaptic transmission defects associated with Parkinson’s disease and other neurodegenerative disorders. View Details Bookmark

Postdoctoral Scientist - Rosenthal Lab

01/24/2017 Research Bell Center
A position for a postdoctoral fellow is available in the Rosenthal laboratory of the Bell Center. Recent work by the Rosenthal lab in collaboration with Dr. Eli Eisenberg of Tel Aviv University has shown that cephalopods recode genetic information through RNA editing at unprecedented rates. For squid, octopus and cuttlefish, the majority of messages in the nervous system contain at least one re… View Details Bookmark

Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) - Arctic LTER

01/10/2017 Seasonal/Temporary Ecosystems Center
The Ecosystems Center of the Marine Biological Laboratory is seeking applicants for Research Experience for Undergraduate (REU) positions. REU positions are available to U.S. citizens or Permanent Residents only who are currently enrolled as undergraduates at U.S. colleges or universities (no graduating seniors). Successful candidates will participate in field research on either terrestrial or … View Details Bookmark