Job: Post-Doctoral Fellow

Title Post-Doctoral Fellow
Agency, Location Environmental Defense Fund – Cornell University
Categories Professional
Job # 13481
Salary Salary commensurate with experience.

In collaboration with the project team and scientists in the field, the Post-Doctoral Fellow will:

  • Use existing data and models to emulate and simulate changes to fish stocks in response to climate change.
  • Develop an understanding of Icelandic fishery management and governance systems.
  • Identify likely impacts of climate change to Iceland’s fishery sectors and communities.
  • Identify fishery management methods and approaches responsive to these challenges, using attributes of resilience as a guiding framework.
  •  A recent Ph.D. in a relevant field (e.g., fisheries science, ecology, physical oceanography, natural resource management, etc.).
  •  Experience with ecosystem processes and ecosystem-based fisheries management.
  •  Strong quantitative skills, including demonstrated experience and fluency in statistical modeling languages (e.g. R and MATLAB).
  •  Understanding of fishery management and governance systems.

Ad Closing Date:

November 31, 2019 or until position is filled.


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