Submit your application by July 27, 2021

Now hiring a physical scientist- education and outreach coordinator

The NOAA Ocean Acidification Program has a vacancy for a Physical Scientist ZP 1301-3/4 (Direct Hire) with a negotiable location.

As a Physical Scientist, you will perform the following duties:

  • Develop and coordinate ocean acidification science outreach and education. Lead a team charged with coordinating across NOAA and the broader science communication community 
  • Monitor and direct the organization’s ocean acidification education activities
  • Coordinate presentation of program-sponsored research findings to lay, managerial and expert audiences within and beyond NOAA

The duties above are described at the full performance level of ZP-4; the ZP-3 is developmental leading to such performance.

Vacancy will close on 7/27/21. Learn more at this Job

Announcement (Direct Hire): OAR-OAP-2021-0001

Thursday, July 15, 2021
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Position posted until a sufficient number of applications is received.

Now seeking a NOAA Ocean Acidification Program Specialist

In support of NOAA’s requirements under the Federal Ocean Acidification Research & Monitoring Act (FOARAM Act) and the Coordinated Ocean Observations and Research Act of 2020 Act (ICOOS Act) the NOAA OAR Ocean Acidification Program is seeking a Program Specialist III for the administration of its internal research projects portfolio and provide some limited additional support to the extramural competitive grants administration team. The incumbent will provide experienced professional level support to OAP program management and will represent the program to other NOAA offices and the extramural research community. 

Position will be open until a sufficient number of applicants is received. More info here

Monday, June 28, 2021
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NOAA Alaska Fisheries Science Center

Post-doctoral Associate: Bioinformatics expertise to examine transcriptomic responses to ocean acidification

The Alaska Fisheries Science Center (AFSC) is seeking a postdoctoral associate with bioinformatics expertise to examine transcriptomic responses to ocean acidification (OA) and temperature on commercially and economically important crab and fish species.

Details can be found here

Tuesday, March 16, 2021
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February 1st, 2021

We're hiring! Program Specialist NOAA Ocean Acidification Program

The program specialist will be working with NOAA Ocean Acidification Program (OAP) to provide interagency affairs capacity in support of NOAA’s requirements under the Federal Ocean Acidification Research & Monitoring Act (FOARAM Act) and the Coordinated Ocean Observations and Research Act of 2020 Act (ICOOS Act).

Learn more here

Tuesday, February 2, 2021
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Funding Opportunity: Addressing the impacts of multiple stressors on shellfish aquaculture through research/industry partnerships

The Ocean Acidification Program and National Sea Grant Office are now accepting letters of intent for projects to bolster understanding of  how acidification and other stressors will impact shellfish aquaculture by seeking applications that establish, continue, and/or expand collaborations between researchers and the shellfish aquaculture industry. Letters of intent are due December 15th, 2020.

More information can be found in the Notice of Funding Opportunity on

Monday, October 19, 2020
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