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Careers

As a vibrant hub of scientific research and conservation efforts, the Charles Darwin Foundation and its Research Station seeks passionate individuals to join our diverse team. Explore our current vacancies and find your place in protecting this extraordinary archipelago.

To apply to the below positions, please email
pro.seleccion@fcdarwin.org.ec
.

Open positions

Juan Manuel García / FCD

Head of the Library, Archive, and Museum Area

Application deadline: until position is filled

The Professional in “Archives and Museums” of the CDF aims to administer and manage the library, archive, and museum resources. Likewise, this person advises, trains, and trains the Library, Archive, and Museum team concerning everything related to library, archive, and museum issues required to give continuity to the different initiatives developed within this area, as well as to make visible the work of the CDF library, archive, and museum in local, national, and international contexts.
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Carlos Espinosa

Senior Researcher in Terrestrial Ecology and Conservation

Application deadline: until position is filled

The Charles Darwin Foundation for the Galapagos Islands (CDF) is recruiting a Senior Scientist or Project Manager to lead our Galapagos Tortoise Movement Ecology Program (GTMEP) team and strengthen ongoing long-term research and conservation efforts for this iconic species.
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Juan Manuel Garcia-CDF

Principal Investigator - Mangrove Finch Conservation

Application deadline: until position is filled.

The successful candidate will lead the project, which includes collaborating with the Galapagos National Park Directorate and collaborating with scientists and expert advisors to undertake management and research actions for effectively conserving the critically Endangered Mangrove Finch.
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Las hembras de tiburón martillo preñadas se encuentran con frecuencia en las Islas Galápagos durante los primeros meses de cada año. Foto de: Pelayo Salinas, FCD
Pelayo Salinas-CDF

Consultancy, Habla tiburon - Spanish only

Application deadline: until April 19, 2024

Estamos en búsqueda de un/a profesional que dirija el “Diagnóstico situacional y Plan de Acción sobre personas con discapacidad (PCD), dentro de la cadena de valor de la pesca artesanal de Galápagos y en la costa del Ecuador continental (cantón Manta, puerto San Mateo y Cantón Salinas, puerto Santa Rosa ).”
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Jordi Chias

Consultancy, Habla tiburon - Spanish only

Application deadline: until April 19, 2024

Estamos en búsqueda de un/a profesional que dirija el “Diagnóstico situacional y Plan de Acción sobre igualdad de género dentro de la cadena de valor de la pesca artesanal en Galápagos y en la costa del Ecuador continental (cantón Manta, puerto San Mateo y Cantón Salinas, puerto Santa Rosa ).”
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Note:  Employment legislation of the Government of Ecuador and the Special Law of the Galapagos Islands gives priority employment to permanent residents of Galapagos and to qualified Ecuadorians. For this reason, some of the employment opportunities listed on this site will be open only for these particular groups.

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INTERNS & VOLUNTEERs

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ACADEMIC COLLABORATIONS

Learn how you can become a visiting or collaborating scientist, or how to establish a semester abroad with us.
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