Postdoctoral Position in Marine Genomics Dalhousie University

Support is available for a postdoctoral position at Dalhousie University (Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada) for research on the genomics of commercially exploited marine fishes. The successful candidate will have a background in bioinformatics and genomics, including genome assembly, and will be co-supervised by Paul Bentzen ( and Daniel Ruzzante (; ). The project will involve collaboration with Fisheries and Oceans, Canada (DFO).

The position is available for 2 years, starting as soon as a suitable candidate is found. The successful candidate will hired for one year, renewable for the second year pending satisfactory performance. Applicants please send a statement of research interests, CV, copies of up to 4 publications and the names and e-mail addresses of two people willing to act as academic references to: Daniel Ruzzante ( and Paul Bentzen ( Review of applications will start December 1.

Informal inquiries are welcome.