South Carolina Sea Grant Consortium (
College of Charleston, School of Science and Mathematics (
Charleston, SC

The S.C. Sea Grant Consortium (Consortium), in partnership with the College of Charleston’s School of Science and Mathematics (SSM), is seeking a Coastal Resilience Program Specialist to provide the technical expertise necessary to expand our capabilities, broaden our reach, and provide a wider range of services to the many constituencies which are requesting science-based information and technical assistance in enhancing their resilience to coastal change.

The Consortium, a state agency established to manage the Sea Grant College program for South Carolina and based in Charleston, SC, optimizes the environmental, social, and economic potential of the coastal and marine resources of the state and region through the support and dissemination of high-quality research, extension, and education programming. The College of Charleston’s SSM supports the building of adaptive capacity in South Carolina through natural science research, spatial analysis and outreach facilitating the integration of climate information into coastal management and decision making.

The Coastal Resilience Program Specialist (CRPS) will collaborate with the Consortium’s Climate and Resilience Specialist to address the coastal climate impacts and resiliency needs of a variety of constituencies by (1) extending science-based climate and weather information and its impact at regional and local levels and (2) providing hands-on operational and technical support to coastal communities, resource managers, and interest groups in South Carolina and the region, in support of fostering coastal community resilience.

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To Apply

Applicants must submit a complete application consisting of a letter of interest, curriculum vita (or detailed resume), and the names and contact information for three professional references, including their email addresses, to:

Ryan Bradley
Assistant Director for Administration
S.C. Sea Grant Consortium
287 Meeting St.
Charleston, SC 29401

Review of applications will begin on August 20, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled.
Applicants will be contacted for interviews.

The South Carolina Sea Grant Consortium is an
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.