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Seabird Specialist wanted - Aberdeen, UK

Linda Wilson, January 25, 2014

JNCC are looking for a motivated individual to join our team of seabird ecologists to contribute to a mixed and dynamic portfolio of work. Our work spans a range of seabird conservation issues, including: advice on the impacts of marine renewable energy development; the identification of marine Special Protection Areas; developing and running marine monitoring programmes; and contributing to research and development projects.

If you have a good understanding of bird population ecology (particularly seabirds), statistical experience and the ability to work with spatial data, we would like to hear from you. Knowledge of the legislative framework for delivering nature conservation in the UK would be an advantage.

This post is a one-year fixed term appointment, with possibility of extension. The closing date for applications is 09.00hrs on 12th February 2014. Interviews are expected to take place week commencing 3rd March (or possibly week commencing 10th March).

JNCC is a statutory advisor on nature conservation to the UK Government and the Devolved Administrations. For more information visit website link or contact You may also be interested in another post that we are currently recruiting: Offshore Industries Advisor, details of which may be found on the web page given above.