Postdoc position – Fisheries population modeller/marine ecologist to investigate cod and herring population dynamics in the North Atlantic. The period of employment is 1.5 years with possibilities for prolongation. Starting time is January 17, 2012. DTU Aqua is part of the Centre for Macroecology, Evolution and Climate based at the University of Copenhagen. We have three positions vacant in the area of fish population dynamics and biodiversity.
Candidates must hold a PhD degree (or equivalent). The candidate should have a background in marine ecology, fish population dynamics, population model development and technical skills for handling large datasets, computer programming (e. g., R, Matlab, SAS, Excel) and executing statistical analyses. The candidate should have excellent writing and oral presentation skills in English (i. e., as documented by publications in peer-reviewed literature and conference presentations), and is expected to present results in peer-reviewed journals and at international conferences.