Job vacancies

Postdoctoral Research Fellow (2 years) in marine biology

This position focuses on Arctic marine ecosystems and climate change. Zooplankton and meroplankton will be targeted and we seek a candidate with expertise on zooplankton biodiversity, population dynamics, trophic ecology and physiology. The work will involve field and experimental work, and we look for candidates with practical skills and experience with different feeding and ocean acidification experiments. We are looking for strongly motivated candidates.

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PhD position in “Phytoplankton dynamics in time and space in the Arctic using autonomous underwater vehicles (AUV)”

A PhD position is available at the Department of biology, preferably starting in August 2019. The position is financed by the research program Nansen Legacy (Arven etter Nansen) and has a special responsibility in work package RA-C, using enabling technology for marine scientific applications. The scope of RA-C is stated in https://arvenetternansen.com, focusing on study and development of reliable and robust autonomous platform solutions for smarter measurements and sampling for detection and analysis to improve modelling based on remote sensing with impacts on the ecosystem or human activity in the Barents Sea.

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Postdoctoral fellowship – Macroplankton – Ecosystem Acoustics

The Institute of Marine Research (IMR) in Norway has a vacancy for a 2 years position as a postdoctoral researcher on methods to map distributions and biomass of arctic zooplankton, with emphasis on krill and amphipods. The position is attached to the research group Ecosystem Acoustics. The workplace will be at IMR in Bergen, Norway.

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