Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities

Virginia Sea Grant’s staff, extension partners and community work to enable integration, collaboration, and leveraging of the Commonwealth’s collective coastal and marine capacity to address pressing societal problems in Virginia, the region and nation. We serve as a bridge between scientific expertise and the needs of people who manage, conserve, enjoy, and make their living from the Chesapeake Bay and coastal Virginia.

You can view our current job openings below. Thank you for your interest in Virginia Sea Grant.

Current openings are listed below:

Professional Development Coordinator

The Professional Development Coordinator is responsible for the strategic direction, integration, coordination, oversight, evaluation, and management of the career and professional development programs and services to VASG fellows and alumni. The goals of the professional development program are to enhance the career readiness of VASG-supported fellows (undergraduate interns, graduate research fellows, post-graduate fellows, and alumni) and provide them with long-term competitive advantages in their careers.


Diversity Statement

Virginia Sea Grant, based at the Virginia Institute of Marine Science and part of William and Mary, is committed to building inclusive research, extension, communication and education programs that serve people with diverse backgrounds, circumstances, needs, perspectives, and ways of thinking. Diversity includes, but is not limited to, age, race, ethnicity, nationality, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability and/or health status, religion, veteran status, geographic origin and socio-economic status. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and encourage all applicants.