Vacancies

Information about vacancies at the Institute of Marine Research.

PhD - TUNESAL- Robust Atlantic salmon through fine-tuned genome editing

Søknadsfrist: Sunday, August 9, 2020
The vacant PhD position will be offered within the research group Reproduction and Developmental biology for 3 years with possibilities for 1-year prolongation. The position is placed at the Institute of Marine Research in Bergen, Norway.Good welfare in farmed salmon is a prerequisite for sustainable salmon production. In this context, genetic traits for disease resistance have been found in the gene pool of Atlantic salmon. However, it largely remains to be elucidated how these genetic ...

Postdoctoral position – statistical analysis and ecosystem modelling

Søknadsfrist: Saturday, August 15, 2020
The Institute of Marine Research (IMR) in Norway has a vacancy for a 3-year postdoctoral position. The postdoctoral position is funded through the EU project Face-IT (The future of Arctic coastal ecosystems – Identifying transitions in fjord systems and adjacent coastal areas), which aims to: enable adaptive co-management of social-ecological fjord systems in the Arctic in the face of rapid cryosphere and biodiversity changes. The project has 14 partners and is led by the University of Bremen. ...

Permanent position as researcher in Fish virology

Søknadsfrist: Sunday, August 23, 2020
Applicants are invited for a permanent position as Researcher (1109) in Fish virology at the Institute of Marine Research in Bergen, Norway. The position is affiliated to the  Disease and Pathogen Transmission Research Group, which is made up of a team of researchers and technicians. The candidate will be expected to actively participate in a wide range of research projects. We are looking for a motivated and ambitious candidate with approximately 2-6 years research experience after completing ...