Jobs at Scripps Institution of Oceanography

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Interested in working for Scripps Oceanography? We currently have a number of job openings and career opportunities available for academics, staff, researchers, and more.

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.  

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Current Openings


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Student Positions

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

Research Internships 

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

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