Current opportunities

Postdoctoral Fellow in Fish Virology and Immunology

Bergen, Norway

Applicants are invited for a 4-year fixed-term position as Postdoctoral Fellow in the Disease and Pathogen Transmission Research Group at the Institute of Marine Research in Bergen, Norway. The position is for a fixed-term period of four years and is affiliated to the research project VIRAq – Viral diseases in aquatic environments, financed by the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Fisheries.

Deadline for application by 1st December 2019. For more info please click here.

Post-Doctoral Researcher in Pathobiology of co-infections in fish

East Lansing, MI, USA

The Aquatic Animal Health Laboratory, of Dept. of Pathobiology and Diagnostic Investigation at Michigan State University, invites applications for a full-time postdoctoral position to study the pathobiology of co-infections in fish. The selected scientist will join Dr. Gorgoglione’s new laboratory at MSU, focusing on fish immunopathology, for characterizing the host response toward multiple infections patterns. The position is suitable for international candidates. Applicants should have experience with in vivo and in vitro several lab techniques.

Deadline for application by 1st December 2019. Click here to download the leaflet, for more info please click here.

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.

Next deadline: 9th February 2020. Access window: April to September 2020.

For more information about ASSEMBLE Plus, please watch the project video. Download the latest available leaflet.

Assistant/Associate Professor – Aquatic Animal Health

The School of Fisheries, Aquaculture and Aquatic Sciences at Auburn University seeks a scientist in the field of aquatic animal health. The position is a tenure-track appointment (80% research, 20% teaching; nine months per year) and will be filled at the rank of assistant or associate professor. The successful candidate will build an externally funded research program, contribute to the instructional program, and participate as a collaborator in the Southeastern Cooperative Fish Disease Project. Salary and start-up funds are negotiable. The target start date is August 16, 2020.

For more info please click here.


Zebrafish-Related Job Announcements

The Job advertisement board of the community of Zebrafish researchers.

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.

For more info please click here.

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 ([email protected]).