Current opportunities

Aquaculture Veterinarian in St. John’s, Canada

Reporting to the Chief Aquaculture Veterinarian, this is a highly professional position in aquatic animal health management within the Province. Work involves responsibility for veterinary service to fin (shell) fish producers and researchers in the province including the operation of diagnostic laboratories in St. John’s, St. Alban’s, and Grand Falls-Windsor, the supervision of technical personnel, and participation in the aquatic animal health regulatory program. Key responsibilities include the provision of aquatic animal health service for cultured aquatic animals, response to emergency service needs, conducting active and passive surveillance programs, conducting biosecurity audits, and providing evidence-based decision making leading to sound health policy. Preparation and delivery of public presentations will also be required.

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Veterinarian on Fish Health

You will be a member of the Fish Health department in Campbell River, BC. Your team includes a Fish Health Director, a Fish Health Manager, and freshwater and saltwater Fish Health Technicians.
Your goal is to ensure that our operations remain in compliance in the areas of food safety and quality. This requires working with external bodies to ensure timely, accurate, and effective information is provided to external bodies. You will be focused on ensuring that a quality product is consistently provided to our customers. Along with those duties you could be involved in all aspects of reporting, data analysis (fish health and production), and fish health management in order to supply information that will optimize fish health for maximum biological performance. You would have a team of fish health technicians to assist you with meeting these objectives when required.

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Director of Clinical Studies at Center for Aquaculture Technologies

Experienced, capable, and passionate about the aquaculture sector? We have an outstanding opportunity for a talented individual to provide Clinical Study leadership at the Victoria, PEI site, as a customer-centric, GxP minded, Director of Clinical Studies. Overseeing a dedicated clinical team and working in a state of the art flow through aquaria you will assure the delivery of clinical trials, exceed client expectations, and provide high-quality reports which support regulatory submissions. The Centre for Aquaculture Technologies, Canada, is a young and dynamic contract research organization that provides feed and nutrition trial capability and advisory services to the global aquaculture sector.

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EU-funded ASSEMBLE Plus project

ASSEMBLE Plus offers access to over 30 marine stations and institutes in 15 countries across Europe and overseas for basic and applied research in the marine science field. Researchers from academia and industry can apply for on-site and remote access. Successful applicants will be able to carry out their project free-of-charge.

This round will allow access to over 30 marine installations between December 2020 and June 2021.

Next deadline: 4 October 2020.

For more information about ASSEMBLE Plus, please watch the project video. Check the latest available call.


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EMBL Interdisciplinary Postdocs (EIPOD)

The EIPOD programme underlines EMBL’s strong commitment to promoting interdisciplinary research. The institution has a long-standing tradition of scientific excellence that builds on highly interactive research between the group leaders of different research units. EIPOD projects capitalize on synergies emerging at the borders of overlapping yet separate scientific fields, and involve transferring techniques to a novel context. The programme is open to all nationalities and offers about 20 positions annually.

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If you are a prospective employer looking to recruit someone with expertise in fish and shellfish pathology please provide necessary details (job title, a short text, logo, link/attachment) by emailing the EAFP web-master: Dr Bartolomeo Gorgoglione (webmaster@eafp.org).