Jobs & Internships

The Gulf of Maine Research Institute is a rapidly-growing international marine research, education, and community institution. If you are interested in working with us, please check this site frequently or follow us on social media. Opportunities include positions for research, education, community programs, development and administrative functions, and summer internships.

  • Accounting Assistant

    The Accounting Assistant is an entry level position which includes company-specific accounting training, and which is designed to support existing accounting staff and meet the growing accounting needs of Gulf of Maine Research Institute (GMRI) and its subsidiaries. Additional tasks will support the overall requirements of the accounting team and may include bank reconciliations, assisting with cash and receivables, payroll back-up, clerical support, and special projects as needed.

    Finance & Administration | Open until filled

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  • LabVenture Educator

    The Gulf of Maine Research Institute features the LabVenture Program which, each year, brings over 10,000 5th or 6th grade students in the state of Maine, from all 16 counties to the Cohen Center for Interactive Learning (CCIL) for a two-and-a-half-hour hands-on science experience. LabVenture educators will host visiting 5th and 6th grade students from throughout Maine, facilitating a customized, multi-media marine science research program at the newly renovated CCIL here at GMRI. Educators will work together as a team with other educators and the LabVenture and Cohen Center Program Manager (PM) to run the day-to-day operations of the CCIL. This Educator will work three days per week through the end of the 2021 – 2022 school year with a focus on student facing experiences.

    Education | Close date: Jan. 3, 2022

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  • Research Assistant II — STEM Teaching & Learning

    The Research Assistant II - STEM Teaching & Learning is responsible for providing professional research support to GMRI's Learning Scientist and the wider GMRI education team. The Research Assistant will join the Learning Sciences Lab and work closely with GMRI's Learning Scientist on the execution of multiple federally funded research projects. These projects investigate questions related to (a) the development of scientific practices, such as modeling, in K8 students and teachers, (b) the pedagogies of practice that broaden access to computing among non-English speaking students, (c) the structures which build pathways between formal learning and regional STEM careers, and (d) the mechanisms which support STEM learning across formal and informal spaces.

    Education | Open until filled

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