Job: POSTDOCTORAL ASSOCIATE IN QUANTITATIVE FISHERIES

Title POSTDOCTORAL ASSOCIATE IN QUANTITATIVE FISHERIES
Agency, Location NOAA Northeast Fisheries Science Center, Woods Hole Laboratory
Categories Apply, Post-doc
Job # 14084
Salary Salary and benefits will be administered through a ProTech contract held by Saltwater Inc
Responsibilities

Saltwater Inc. is seeking a postdoctoral scientist to work on a 2-year project to evaluate climate effects on distribution and recruitment of Northeast US fish stocks. The successful candidate would be an active member of collaborators at Northeast Fisheries Science Center, the Gulf of Maine Research Institute, and Rutgers University. The research project will 1) evaluate management strategies under scenarios where distribution and productivity of populations are affected by climate and 2) evaluate climate effects on at least 2 fish stocks that are commercially important in the Northeast United States.

For a full description of this position and how to apply, please go to: www.saltwaterinc.com and click on “Jobs”

Qualifications

Minimum qualifications include a PhD in quantitative fisheries, statistics, applied mathematics, marine fisheries ecology, theoretical ecology, or a related field. Strong quantitative skills are required. Experience in quantitative modeling, stock assessment, population dynamics, statistics, and computer programming (R, Template Model Builder, AD Model Builder) are preferred. The successful candidate will be motivated and capable of working independently and collaboratively.

 

Ad Closing Date: N/A

Contact

E-mail a cover letter describing your interest in the position, a CV, and the names and contact information of two references to Stacey Hansen ([email protected]; 206.588.1401). Inquiries regarding the position are also welcome. Review of candidates will continue until the position is filled.

Link http://www.saltwaterinc.com/