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May 05, 2017 - OBISOBIS OceanTeacher Consultancy

CLOSED, Call for applications, 2-month OTGA/OBIS consultancy contract to develop OBIS training packages

IOC-UNESCO's IODE/OBIS project office is inviting applications for an OTGA consultancy contract during July-August 2017 to develop OBIS training modules in the OceanTeacher moodle training platform. The contract is covered by the OceanTeacher Global Academy Project (OTGA).

OVERVIEW OF THE TASKS

Under the overall authority of the Executive Secretary of the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO and the direct supervision of the OBIS project manager and in close consultation with the OceanTeacher Coordinator, the consultant will be responsible to develop the contents of the following 4 training modules in the OceanTeacher Moodle training platform before 15 September 2017:

  1. OBIS-ENV-DATA standards
  2. OBIS QC tools (+ taxon match)
  3. IPT (data publishing in DwC-A)
  4. OBIS R-package (data analysis + visualization)

Each module should consist of:

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

EDUCATION

SKILLS/COMPETENCIES

DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS

SKILLS/COMPETENCIES

CONTACT INFORMATION

Proposals should be sent by Saturday 20 May 2017 (23:59 CET) to Mr Ward Appeltans by email w.appeltans@unesco.org.