Opportunity: Research Specialist I, GRIIDC TAMU Corpus Christi

Join our team! We are organizing and documenting data to promote a culture of open data and open science in the Gulf of Mexico. The Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative Information & Data Cooperative (GRIIDC) is a team of scientific researchers, data specialists, and software developers building a data management system to store, share, and archive scientific data generated by Gulf of Mexico researchers (https://data.gulfresearchinitiative.org/).

The Research Specialist I, under general supervision, will review, organize, and document scientific datasets submitted to the GRIIDC data management system. Working with data managers and Gulf of Mexico scientists, you will ensure data are shared in appropriate formats with required documentation. You will develop guidance documents and host training webinars and workshops to help researchers with a variety of data management tasks. You will use your exceptional written and verbal communication skills to explain data sharing requirements to academic scientists to make sure data are preserved for future scientific discoveries.

GRIIDC is based out the Harte Research Institute for Gulf of Mexico Studies at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. For full job description, including required qualifications, and to apply please visit https://tamus.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/TAMUCC_External/job/Corpus-Christi-TAMUCC/Research-Specialist-I_R-013718.