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Cabrillo Marine Aquarium

Research & Conservation Curator

The Cabrillo Marine Aquarium in Los Angeles, CA is seeking a Research & Conservation Curator to work with the Exhibits Director to develop and manage the Aquatic Nursery research, conservation, and research education programs. The Research & Conservation Curator will lead research programs in the Aquarium, field research and collection activities, boat and dive operations, manage publications, and assist with record keeping for animal welfare and AZA compliance. This position will direct a team of Aquarists, Research Educators, Interns, and Volunteers to conduct animal care and operations at the Aquatic Nursery and the Jelly Lab. It will also will manage the Young Scientist programs and other programs dedicated to the research education of middle school, high school, and college students.

Experience Required

Minimum of BA/BS Degree with two years of professional experience or Masters Degree.


Excellent health care, pension plan and other benefits.



How to Apply

Submit applications to Martha Vaca-Perez:

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium
3720 Stephen M White Dr
San Pedro, CA 90731
Phone: 3105487562

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