Job: Research Associate

Title Research Associate
Agency, Location ECS Federal, Inc. MD
Categories Permanent
Job # 10116
Salary DOE
End Date Until Filled

Located in Silver Spring, MD
Provide coordination and operational support to the NMFS Advanced Sampling Technologies Working Group (ASTWG) and the Strategic Initiative Teams (SITs).
Organize and schedule meetings of the ASTWG and SITs, including logistics and travel arrangements.
Serve as facilitator or rapporteur in ASTWG and SITs meetings.
Assist the ASTWG chair in preparing and conducting the annual RFP, financial and progress reports, and developing planning and budget documents.
Assist SIT chairs in developing annual financial and progress reports, updated Plans of Action, and other required reports.


Masters or PhD degree in fisheries science or related science, and 8 years of experience. Knowledge of fisheries science, especially fishery-independent surveys and the role of fishery-independent data in stock assessments. Familiarity with advanced sampling technologies with applications in fisheries science, such as remotely or autonomously operated survey vehicles and acoustic or optical sensors.


Natalie Grant at below email.