Summer Marine Science Teaching Opportunity – Mokpo, Korea
Organization: Korean Honam Sea Grant Program at Mokpo Maritime University (MMU)
Job Title: Junior Ocean Science Camp Instructors
Location: Mokpo, Korea
Hours, Compensation & Benefits: Honam Sea Grant will provide a ₩1,800,000 stipend (~$1,600), round-trip travel expenses to Korea, accommodations in Mokpo, and weekday lunches.
Position Dates: June 9 – July 12, 2013
Application Deadline: March 15, 2013
Junior Ocean Science Camp instructors will provide classroom instruction and lead English language field tours imparting basic concepts of marine and estuarine ecology, and the biology of fish and invertebrates in Korea. Target audiences are elementary school age students in Grades 4-6, and Sea Grant staff.
The Junior Ocean Science Camp serves a dual purpose of providing English language exposure and marine science education to young students and Sea Grant staff.
Teach two one-hour sessions four days/week and weekly 1/2 day field tours.
- Good oral and written communication skills
- Knowledge of marine science, fisheries biology, and estuarine ecology
- Demonstrated teaching ability
- M.S. or Ph.D. candidates or recent graduates of American universities
- Interest in sailing and ability to teach small boat handling is highly desirable.
How to Apply: Applicants must provide a current CV, cover letter describing interests, unofficial transcriptios, health insurance, passport copy, and names of three references. These materials should be submitted to Ms. Nicole Seo, firstname.lastname@example.org and Dr. Paul Olin, email@example.com, by March 15, 2013.
Ms. Nicole Seo, firstname.lastname@example.org
Dr. Paul Olin, email@example.com