Job: PhD opportunity – Marine movement, diet and nutritional state of Nunatsiavut Arctic char in a changing climate

Title PhD opportunity – Marine movement, diet and nutritional state of Nunatsiavut Arctic char in a changing climate
Agency, Location Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John’s, Canada
Categories Apply, PhD, Student
Job # 14074
Salary 24,000 per year (4 years)
Responsibilities

Join a transdisciplinary marine research project (see web link below) in Nunatsiavut (northern Labrador, eastern Canada) to study char marine movement patterns as determined by biotelemetry, and the linkages with seasonal changes in diet and nutritional status as determined by amino acid stable isotope and fatty acid analyses.

Qualifications

MSc degree; ideally research interests and training in fish ecology and physiology, biomarker analyses and biotelemetry; be capable of designing and undertaking both field and laboratory research; and working collaboratively.

 

Ad Closing Date: Review of applicants will begin 1 December 2020 and continue until the position is filled.

 

Contact

Drs. Ian A. Fleming ([email protected]), Sue Ziegler ([email protected]) or Dave Cote ([email protected])

Link https://oceanfrontierinstitute.com/research/sustainable-nunatsiavut-futures