SAFS Student Services Blog Has Moved!

Hello! The School of Aquatic & Fishery Sciences student services blog has moved and is now integrated within the School’s brand new website. Please visit the new SAFS Student Services Blog to continue following us – there you will also be able to subscribe for email notifications to stay updated on important student information, job postings, events and news. While we will no longer be posting new content to this page, we will keep it live for 30 days – please sign up to receive notifications through the new blog within this time. Thank you!

NOAA seeks sampling volunteers

NOAA’s Snohomish Estuary juvenile salmon project is seeking volunteers to assist with their on-going field sampling. See the attached project description. No experience needed. It’s fun field work (although with some very early mornings!) with a great group of people. Contact Todd Sandell at NOAA (Todd.Sandell) if you are interested in helping.

Snoho_2015 One page flyer.recruitment.docx

wildlife genetics/bioinformatics research opportunity in Germany

We are starting a new research fellowship collaboration with the Senckenberg Research Institute in Germany. Their focus is on wildlife conservation genetics and bioinformatics. I’ve attached the posting (positions starting in January 2016) and am hoping that you could think about whether you know of any great candidates. Please recall that this NIH program targets minorities and students from other underrepresented communities. Let me know if you have any questions.

Michelle Wainstein, PhD
Executive Director
Conservation, Research and Education Opportunities International (CREOi)


Siuslaw Watershed Council – Job Announcement

Position: Executive Director/Coordinator

Duration: Permanent

Salary and Benefits: Salaried, full-time exempt. $40,000-50,000 annually depending on qualifications and

experience. Paid vacation and sick leave. Health insurance stipend. Dental, vision, and life insurance.

Work Schedule: Weekdays, some evening and weekend meetings and events.

Location: Mapleton office and field. Some out-of-area travel.

Title of Supervisor: President of the SWC Board of Directors

SWC_ED_JobDescrip_final 20150821.pdf

STEM Tutoring for Credit – Become a MESA Tutor in Autumn 2015

There is still room in the MESA program’s Autumn Quarter tutoring seminar (C ENV 420). This 2-credit, CR/NC course includes a weekly seminar alongside a high school student tutoring experience and is appropriate for all students interested in STEM education.

Email MTUTORUW for an add code.

Be a Tutor with Seattle MESA

· Earn up to 10 credits in your major or minor

· Motivate and mentor a student

· Develop your teaching skills

· Build confidence in STEM subject areas

· Work with other great UW volunteers

· Travel available through UCAR

For more information please contact Joffrey Hooks at mtutoruw or (206) 616-2946

Joffrey Hooks

Tutoring Program Coordinator & Instructor

Seattle MESA

College of the Environment

University of Washington

Box 355020

Seattle, WA 98105

Office: (206) 616-2946

Mobile: (773) 808-4153


State of Washington Fisheries Jobs

State of Washington is now accepting applications for the following position(s):

Non-permanent Fish Hatchery Specialist 2 *08064-15
Permanent Fish Hatchery Specialist 1 In-training *08066-15

To view the full job posting for any opening at State of Washington, click here:

Click on a job title to view the complete job posting of any position listed. After you have reviewed the job posting, you can apply for the position by clicking on the "Apply" button and completing the online application.

Student Job – Hiring CSF Outreach Coordinator

Greetings! My name is Molly Parkan and I am the new CSF Coordinator. The CSF is hiring an Outreach Coordinator for the coming year who will be tasked with raising the profile of the CSF within that campus community via outreach, marketing, and promotion. We are looking for a student who demonstrates a strong commitment and passion for the environment and campus sustainability. An advanced understanding of the campus culture and fabric is a plus. The full job description is attached. Please feel free to forward to any students you think may be interested in applying for the position.


Start Date: mid-September

Hours/Times: 15-19.5 hours per week, Days/Times Negotiable

Compensation: $13-15 per hour

Deadline to Apply: August 31, 2015

The Campus Sustainability Fund (CSF) operates within the UW Sustainability Office, a unit of Planning & Management. The CSF is a student-fee derived grant fund available to the UW Seattle community to implement sustainability projects on campus. The Outreach Coordinator will play a lead role in raising the profile of the CSF within the campus community. The CSF Outreach Coordinator will gain hands on experience in networking, communications, marketing, development of educational materials and small project development and management. This position will report to the CSF Coordinator.


Please let me know if you have any questions.

Thank you,


Campus Sustainability Fund (CSF) Coordinator
UW Sustainability
Gerberding Hall, Box 351248
Seattle, WA 98195-1248
csfcoord /

FY16 CSF Outreach Coordinator .pdf