Jobs at Scripps Institution of Oceanography

Academic and staff jobs and career opportunities.

The mission of Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego is to understand and protect the planet by investigating our oceans, Earth, and atmosphere to find solutions to our greatest environmental challenges. Learn more about our institution, our mission, and the history of Scripps Institution of Oceanography.  

UC San Diego is an Equal Opportunity / Staff Affirmative Action Employer.

Academic Positions

Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego seeks outstanding candidates who will provide intellectual leadership in any field of Ocean, Solid Earth, and Atmospheric Science and whose research programs address how global change, climate change, and environmental pollution amplify existing human vulnerabilities and injustices associated with African American and Black Diaspora communities.


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Current Openings


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Student Positions

Paid student worker positions at Scripps Institution of Oceanography are available to current UC San Diego undergraduate and graduate students. Please view open positions and apply through Handshake. 

Research Internships 

Scripps Institution of Oceanography offers a variety of summer Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) programs. Explore internship opportunities with Scripps Institution of Oceanography.