Postdoctoral Fellowship, Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute

Moss Landing, CA

Organization: Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI)

Duties: Operate research vessels equipped with remotely operated vehicles, autonomous underwater vehicles, oceanographic moorings, the MARS seafloor cabled observatory, and a diverse range of oceanographic equipment.

Desired qualifications: In the field of biological, chemical, and physical oceanography; marine geology; and ocean engineering. Candidates must be awarded the Ph.D. degree prior to commencing the two-year appointment. Applicants are encouraged to communicate with potential research sponsors at MBARI for guidance on project feasibility, relevance to ongoing research projects, and resource availability

How to apply: Submit a curriculum vitae, three professional letters of recommendation, a succinct statement of the applicant’s doctoral research, potential research goals at MBARI, supplemental information online form.

Application deadline: December 14, 2016