Current Vacancies

Lecturer /Senior Lecturer in Aquaculture Environment Interactions in Oban, Scotland

The Scottish Association for Marine Science (SAMS), based at the Scottish Marine Institute in Oban on the west coast of Scotland, is seeking to appoint a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Aquaculture Environment Interactions (AEI). The successful candidate will have a demonstrable record of excellence in grant capture and research publication in one or more of the key areas of AEI: e.g. benthic effects, sea lice, medicines, escapes, eutrophication, and including social interactions.

For more info please click here or e-mail [email protected] – Application due by 26 May 2017.


Research Associate (Post-Doc): Pacific Oyster Response to Ocean Acidification and herpes virus threats

in Oregon State University, Oregon US. Application due by 7 June 2017.

Research Associate (Post Doc) holds a leadership role in a larger research team made up of researchers from Oregon State University (OSU) and the Agriculture Research Service-United States Department of Agriculture (USDA – ARS) involved in cooperative research to improve commercially important traits of farmed Pacific oysters on the US West Coast through the application of quantitative and marker-assisted selection (MAS) methods.


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]).