Postdoctoral Research Associate - Marine Biotechnology or Related Field
March 1, 2017
Higher Education Institution
Department of Marine Biotechnology
University of Maryland, Baltimore County
701 E Pratt St. Columbus Center
Baltimore, MD 21202
Title: Postdoctoral Research Associate
Category: Faculty, Non-Tenured Track (annual appointment with the possibility of renewal)
Qualifications: PhD in Marine Science or related field
Responsibilities: A Postdoctoral Research Associate is available at the University of Maryland Baltimore County in Department of Marine Biotechnology at the Institute of Marine and Environmental Technology in the laboratory of Dr. Ten-Tsao Wong to assist in research of fish sterility induction. Responsibilities will include fish husbandry, fish egg/embryo culture and treatment, sample collection, laboratory bio and molecular assays and field work. The position is in collaboration with Dr. Adam Luckenbach at the NOAA Fisheries facility in Seattle, WA. The postdoc will be jointly trained in Baltimore, MD and Seattle, WA. Must be willing to travel and stay in the Seattle, WA area for four to six months a year.
We seek an individual with strong experience in marine biology, biology, fisheries, zoology, agriculture, aquaculture or related field.
Salary: Commensurate with experience.
Position Available: Immediately
Applications: Interested applicants should send a letter of application, statement of research goals & curriculum vitae including three references (name, affiliation, phone number, and e-mail address) in PDF format via email to Postdoc.firstname.lastname@example.org. com. Applicants will receive an e-mail from “Box” confirming receipt of the e-mail with attached files. Another option of submitting your documents is to email them to email@example.com
Closing Date: Review of completed applications will begin on March 31, 2017. Application review will continue until a suitable candidate is selected.
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