Vacancies

Information about vacancies at the Institute of Marine Research.

Postdoctoral position: Acoustic methods applied to mesopelagic fish resources

Søknadsfrist: Tuesday, May 1, 2018
The Institute of Marine Research (IMR) has available a 4-year postdoctoral research position in underwater broadband acoustics applied to mesopelagic fish. The place of employment will be in Bergen, Norway. The successful applicant will be part of the Marine Ecosystem Acoustics group at IMR, working with improving abundance estimation of fish stocks and behavioural studies using modern acoustic instrumentation and platforms.The total abundance of mesopelagic fish in the world oceans ...

Postdoctoral fellowship – Broodstock management and reproductive physiology of marine fish

Søknadsfrist: Thursday, May 10, 2018
The Institute of Marine Research (IMR) has a vacant postdoctoral position in Research Group Reproduction and Developmental Biology for 4 years from August 1st 2018 (or earlier). The place of employment will be at the Austevoll Research Station southwest of Bergen, Norway.The postdoctoral position is associated with the project Sustainable Production of Marine Finfish, which is funded from 2018 until 2021 by the Norwegian Ministry of Trade, Industry and Fisheries. The main objective of ...

Postdoctoral fellowship within aquaculture impact on sensitive species and habitats

Søknadsfrist: Friday, May 11, 2018
The Institute of Marine Research (IMR) offers a 3-year postdoctoral fellowship. The position is part of a strategic initiative, AKVAKYST 2020, funded by the ministry of Trade, Industry and Fisheries. The main goal of the project is to increase our knowledge on the distribution of emissions from salmon farms and their impact on various benthic habitats and benthic resources, to optimize localisation of future fish farms. .  The vacant position will be located within the research group ...

PhD fellow in dynamic modelling of food webs in the Barents Sea

Søknadsfrist: Thursday, May 31, 2018
The research group on Ecosystem Processes at the Institute of Marine Research (IMR) in Norway and the Department of Arctic and Marine Biology at UiT, the Arctic University of Norway, have an immediate opening for a 3-year PhD position.The work place will be at the Institute of Marine Research in Tromsø.The research group on Ecosystem Processes has expertise in observation at sea, experimental and modelling studies to conducts research on marine trophic interactions, integrated ...