Jobs @ Shoals Marine Laboratory

 Shoals Marine Laboratory offers three types of employment opportunities:

Download these files to prepare for working at SML on Appledore Island
(all links will be live by May 2015):

  1. Summer Staff Positions - Shoals Marine Laboratory hires twelve seasonal staff to assist with operating the field station on Appledore Island, Maine. The positions include program staff, facilities staff, waterfront staff and kitchen staff. Depending on the position, employment begins in April or May and ends in September or October. For detailed job descriptions and how to apply for a summer staff position see our Appledore Summer Staff page.

  2. Work-study Positions
    Summer 2015: For students enrolled in summer 2015 credit courses or research internships to help defray the cost of tuition, room and board, etc. Follow the link above for details.
    Fall/spring 2014-15: For Cornell students who have taken a course at Shoals; Federal Work Study required. Follow this link for details (search for job# 56820).
  3. Teaching Assistant Positions - Each summer Shoals Marine Laboratory hires teaching assistants to help with several of our undergraduate courses.  These courses range from introductory to advanced. TAs work closely with core faculty and spend the duration of the course on Appledore. Follow the link to our teaching assistants page for details.

  4. Permanent Administrative Staff - We have several year-round positions that are based either at Shoals Marine Laboratory's main office at Cornell University in Ithaca, NY or in Portsmouth, NH. For information on any currently available positions, see our Permanent Administrative Staff page.
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