June 02, 2014

We are seeking Research Assitants for next season 2014-2015!

We are seeking Research Assistants for two time periods:
  • October 20th, 2014 until January 3rd, 2015
  • January 3rd, 2015 until March 1st, 2015
Some of the work that RAs will have to do is: lead groups of volunteers on nightly beach patrols, collect biometric data from nesting females, relocate nests, take measurements of beach slope, oversee the operation of the hatchery and assist the field coordinator in the running of the project. For more information check our Research Assistants section at this blog.
RAs  positions are voluntary and are expected to cover their own travel expenses, as well as to cover their own room and board during their stay (20US$ per day for accommodation and three meals. RAs will stay in the station of MINAE ( Ministry of Enviroment and Energy) for the duration of project. Great facility with free WiFi, great food and friendly people.

If you are interested
please send a cover letter, their current CV with contact details of three references (in pdf or word format) stating their preferred time period to: 
                                                Marta Pesquero (savetheseaturtles@gmail.com)
                                                Subject title: RA Application Ostional 2014-15