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Job Opportunity: Research Facility Coordinator, OSU Hatfield Marine Science Center

Location: Newport, Oregon

The Oregon State University (OSU) Hatfield Marine Science Center invites applications for a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term Research Facility Coordinator position. This position is located at the OSU Hatfield Marine Science Center in Newport, OR. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Director.


The Research Facility Coordinator represents Oregon State University’s (OSU) Hatfield Marine Science Center (HMSC) to individuals and groups wishing to connect on a professional science level with HMSC’s research community and/or utilize research infrastructure. The Research Facility Coordinator, reporting to the HMSC Program Manager in the HMSC Director’s Office, will oversee and coordinate use of shared, unassigned research spaces by faculty, student and visiting researchers, track space usage and coordinate a wide range of facility uses. Relationship management is a key attribute of the position, as the Research Facility Coordinator will establish, manage and maintain relationships with HMSC leadership and facility users. These users include OSU faculty, invited distinguished faculty from international and national universities and marine labs, students and their advisors or instructors, and visiting researchers using the HMSC Experimental Seawater Facility (ESF) and other shared research space and equipment. The Coordinator’s research background will enable them to review protocols for safety and compliance and work with researchers to achieve compliance. The Coordinator will also assist and track professional visitors who use HMSC conference rooms, labs or offices including seminar speakers, international delegations, workshop participants and OSU groups.

For full consideration, apply by January 27, 2016. Position closes on February 5, 2016.

To view the full position description including qualifications and/or to apply, click here.

For more information, contact:

Maryann Bozza
Program Manager
Hatfield Marine Science Center, Oregon State University
2030 SE Marine Science Dr., Newport, OR 97365
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