Wetland Jobs Board

In addition to the job postings below, ASWM has compiled a list of links to water resources and/or wetland-related job postings.  Click here.  To submit a wetland-related job announcement to the ASWM site, send the job title, a brief description, a link to the full description, closing date, relevant contact info and website to sharon@aswm.org

Job: Conservation Planner, Juniata County, PA

The Chesapeake Bay Foundation (CBF) seeks a Conservation Planner to provide technical assistance for agricultural restoration projects with direct interaction with landowners, agencies, and related project partners.  A majority of work is focused on project planning and design with related duties to advance CBF’s agricultural and stream restoration work. Apply by November 3, 2014. For more information, click here.

Job: Manager of Conservation Programs, Ridgeland, Mississippi

Ducks Unlimited, Inc. is seeking qualified candidates for the Manager of Conservation Programs to join a great team of professionals and lead our landscape scale conservation efforts in the four-state region of Arkansas, Mississippi, Tennessee and Alabama with primary focus on the Mississippi Alluvial Valley (MAV). Ducks Unlimited’s MAV conservation program focuses on restoring, enhancing and protecting critical wetland habitat for waterfowl and other migratory birds and wetland wildlife at the landscape scale in the four-state region, with particular emphasis on wetlands of the MAV.  They are seeking an individual with experience in waterfowl and wetland conservation science, and skills in at least some of the following: team leadership, land protection, programmatic fundraising, partnership development and stewardship, and conservation public policy. For more information, click here. Apply by October 31, 2014.

Job: Anacostia Executive Watershed Manager, Washington, DC

Anacostia Watershed Restoration Partnership, Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments is seeking the services of an Anacostia Executive Watershed Manager (Watershed manager). The Watershed Manager shall provide services in the areas of: (1) Support to the Anacostia Restoration Partnership, (2) Coordination of Anacostia Implementation Projects working towards the goals set forth by both Anacostia Watershed Restoration and the 2014 Chesapeake Bay Watershed Agreements; and (3) Communication and Outreach. The day-to-day work will be performed under the direction of the COG Director of the Department of Environmental Programs or his designee. For more information, click here. Job Code: DEP-1141. 

Job: Regional Biologist, LA

Ducks Unlimited, Inc. in South Mississippi Flyway - Lafayette, Louisiana is seeking a motivated individual with a passion for wetlands and waterfowl to join their team and be responsible for the development, administration and delivery of varied wetland habitat conservation programs in the Gulf Coast. The successful applicant will work with many of DU’s conservation partners to review and recommend conservation projects, secure and administer project funding, ensure timely implementation of projects, provide technical assistance on wetland and waterfowl management issues, work with DU volunteers and fundraising staff and disseminate information on wetland and waterfowl conservation programs to state and federal agencies, DU members and supporters and other conservation partners. For more information, click here.

Geographic Ecology Cluster Hire - 3 positions, open rank, Univ. of Oklahoma

The Department of Biology at the University of Oklahoma invites applications for three tenured/tenure-track faculty positions at any rank, beginning in fall 2015. They are searching for creative, collaborative thinkers who use integrative approaches to address fundamental ecological questions at regional to global scales. Their ultimate goal is to enhance their expertise in geographical and aquatic ecology toward predicting ecological and evolutionary responses to global change. The search is open to theoretical, lab, and field biologists working on any taxa. In this cluster hire, they seek:


Job: Assistant Professor - Ecosystem Ecologist

The College of Science, Health, and Engineering invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in the Department of Biology in area of Ecosystem Ecology to begin mid-September 2015. The successful applicant will be expected to (1) teach courses in ecology and area of expertise, contribute to introductory courses for majors and non-majors, and possibly to the Environmental Science Program; (2) develop and sustain an active research program that complements the strengths of our faculty. (3) obtain external funding to support scholarly activities; (4) supervise master's theses and undergraduate research; (5) advise and mentor undergraduate students in Biology and Environmental Science; (6) professionally engage with the local community; (7) engage in effective teaching and assessment of learning outcomes; and (8) candidates are encouraged to express their interest and/or experience in online learning. For more information, click here. Closing date November 15, 2014. Job No. 2008834.  

Job: Executive Director, SER, Washington, DC

The Society for Ecological Restoration (SER) seeks a full-time Executive Director in Washington, DC. Primary responsibilities for the Executive Director position include: fundraising, representing the Society with global partners and the public, managing day-to-day operations and supervising a three-person staff, and overseeing the Society’s conference programs, publications, membership services, and global partnerships. For more information, click here. Apply by November 14, 2014.



Job: Brown Teacher-Scholar Fellow in Ecology, Stetson Univ., Deland, FL

Stetson University invites applications for a full-time Brown Teacher-Scholar Fellow position in the Department of Biology to start in the Spring 2015 semester. They invite applications from biologists interested in collaborating with current Stetson faculty and mentoring undergraduate research projects in Aquatic Biology or Herpetology. The Brown Teacher-Scholar Fellows participate in faculty development programs, collaborate with current faculty, and mentor undergraduate research. This position is funded by the Brown Faculty Fellow Program for one year with an option for a second year appointment after satisfactory performance. For more information, click here. Open until filled.