Job: Pikyav Field Institute Program Manager - Karuk Tribe Dept. of Natural Resources - Orleans, CA


The Pikyav Field Institute Program Manager shall provide strategic leadership and direction for all divisions of the Pikyav Field Institute Program. This position shall serve in a program management and oversight capacity for the Department’s Pikyav Field Institute programs. Incumbent shall work cooperatively with  department managers, educational institutions and other partners to help achieve the goals of the Karuk Department of Natural Resources. Under the supervision of the Director of Natural Resources and Environmental Policy, or designee, this position is responsible for ensuring that all division projects balance Traditional Ecological Knowledge with Western Science in a manner consistent with Karuk tradition, custom, culture and indigenous principles in order to support and advance culturally appropriate pedagogic methods; encourage academic research to substantiate tribal land and resource management strategies; and lead the development of new programs and partnerships that work toward reestablishing a healthy ecosystem and tribal sovereignty for our Tribe.

Location: Karuk Tribe Dept. of Natural Resources
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Contact Name Human Resources Department
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Contact Phone: (530) 493-1600 x2041

Post Date

Jan 4, 2021


Jan 12, 2021


Type: Job