Current Vacancies

Marine finfish hatchery expert


AESA – Agriconsulting Europe S.A. (Belgium) is looking for a marine finfish hatchery expert with full understanding and mastering of the requested industrial scale marine finfish hatcheries, including feeding management, water quality management, health aspects, and efficiency management.

Application deadline by 30 August 2017. For further info please click here.

Scientist or Principle Scientist in salmonid ecology

Bergen, Norway

At the Institute of Marine Research we currently have a vacancy for a permanent 1109/1110/1183 researcher position to work on salmonid ecology and its interface with genetics. The position is currently organised at the Research Group Population Genetics.

Application deadline by 3 September 2017. For further info please click here.

Fish Veterinarian

Argyll, Scotland

Scottish Sea Farms is currently recruiting a Fish Veterinarian, the role will provide clinical duty of care for the health and welfare to farmed fish in freshwater and marine production; implementing the company Fish Health & Welfare Strategy.

Application deadline by 10 September 2017. For further info please click here.

Researcher Fish or Shrimp Health

Stavanger, Norway

Skretting ARC is currently looking for an experienced researcher in aquatic animal health with an innovative mindset and sound collaborative skills. In this role you will be a key player in the development of novel solutions optimising fish and/or shrimp health for our fast growing aquafeed operations world-wide.

Read more: Researcher Fish or Shrimp Health or visit the webpage.

Application deadline by 15 September 2017. For further information please contact Dr Charles McGurk, Health Manager, Skretting ARC, email: [email protected]

2 positions: Associate professor, tenure-track, infection biology

Aas, Norway

NMBU invites applications for two tenure-track positions (six years) in infection biology. The positions are part of the University’s program for the recruitment of top researchers, which aims at recruiting internationally leading, early-career researchers with a high potential for NMBU:

  • Candidate 1 will be employed at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine (VET), at present located at the Adamstua campus of NMBU.
  • Candidate 2 will be employed at the Faculty of Biosciences (Biovit) or the Faculty of Chemistry, Biotechnology and Food Science (KBM), depending on the candidate’s profile and research plan. Biovit and KBM are located on the Ås campus of NMBU.

Application deadline by 30 September 2017. For further info please click here.

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 by emailing the EAFP web-master: Dr Bartolomeo Gorgoglione ([email protected]).