Job: Postdoctoral (BI);
Job/Fellowship Reference: ARDITI-LAR-2019-001;
Main research field: Biological sciences;
Sub research field: Biology;
The Oceanic Observatory of Madeira aims to support and promote Science and Technological Research and improve performance of Madeira´s Marine Research, Development and Innovation Institutions.
In the scope of the project LAR – Lapas em Aquacultura Regional (Limpets in Regional Aquaculture), we are looking for a PhD holder in the fields of Marine Biology and Aquaculture with expertise on limpets life cycle biology and reproduction.
In the scope of the project LAR – Lapas em Aquacultura Regional (Limpets in Regional Aquaculture) - M1420-01-0247-FEDER-000027 - funded by PROCiência 2020 - Madeira 14-20, we are looking for a PhD holder in the fields of Marine Biology and Aquaculture with expertise on limpets life cycle biology and reproduction. The successful candidate will join the aquaculture research group, an interdisciplinary team with the following research topics: aquaculture species diversification, multitrophic integrated aquaculture, physiological impact of environmental and behavioural variables.The candidate is expected to have responsibilities in:
The ideal candidate will have a PhD. degree in the fields of Animal Science, Biological Sciences, Aquaculture, Nutrition, or other related field, with expertise on marine invertebrates biology and culture, particularly limpets, have a good knowledge of English and demonstrate experience in the following areas:
Note: Applications will not be considered if candidates do not to meet Mandatory Requirements (in bold). Additional experience and/or training items listed will be valued and preferred.
The selected fellow will coordinate and assist in developing research activities of the aquaculture group and the work plan will include (but not exclusively):
Scientific guidance and workplace
The work will be coordinated by Dr. Carlos Andrade (ARDITI-OOM), at the Centro de Maricultura da Calheta, Madeira Island (Portugal).
12 months (renewable to a maximum of 24 months or to the total duration of the project)
ARDITI fellowship stipend for PhD holders (1509,80€) and regulations are determined by ARDITI (https://www.arditi.pt/index.php/biblioteca-on-line/outros-documentos/category/19-bolsas-de-investigacao).
The following evaluation criteria will be applied:
FS = QA + EP + IN
EP – Experience
(note: Mandatory requirements in bold. Failure to meet such requirements are motif for exclusion. If there are no applications with mandatory requirements, the jury may decide to consider remaining applications).
IN – Interview
Anouncement of the results
|Type of contract: Information not available|
|Job country: Portugal|
|Job city: Funchal|
|Job company/institute: ARDITI-Observatório Oceânico da Madeira|
|Application deadline: 26 Agosto 2019
(The Application's deadline must be confirmed on the Job Description)