07 marzo 2012

7 ofertas de empleo internacional

1) Fisheries​ Science Position, Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology, Hawaii, USA.

Position in Fisheries Science at the Hawai'i Institute of Marine Biology, School of Ocean & Earth Science & Technology.


This position will be filled at the Assistant Professor level.The position includes salary for 3 years (with extension to 5 years or more dependent on the availability of funding), start-up funds, travel funds, and support for graduate trainees.A Ph.D. degree is required, post-doctoral training is preferred, and the successful candidate should have evidence of excellence in research and teaching.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled with application review beginning April 15, 2012.Send a statement of research interests, teaching qualifications, a CV, three representative
publications, and four references that we may contact to Professor Jo-Ann C. Leong, Search Committee Chair, Hawai'i Institute of Marine Biology, PO Box 1346, Ka-ne'ohe, Hawai'i 96744. ///The University of
Hawai'i is an equal opportunity/affirmative action institution//./

2) Aquatic​ Ecologist, Biosis Research Pty Ltd, Melbourne, VIC, Australia.

ID: 4143462
Category: JOB VACANCIES
Region: VIC
Title: Aquatic Ecologist (Freshwater Fish Ecologist
Advertiser: Biosis Research Pty Ltd
Location: Melbourne

Biosis Research Pty Ltd, a leading firm providing consulting services in both Cultural and Natural Heritage, is seeking to appoint a full-time Aquatic Ecologist in our Melbourne Office.




The role of the Aquatic Ecologist will be to actively contribute to a multi-disciplinary team of Aquatic Ecologists investigating aquatic ecosystems. The role will specialise in freshwater fish ecology, but will also contribute to other related disciplines as required. The main responsibilities of the role will include managing and participating in projects; leading and participating in fieldwork, the production of technical reports and the provision of technical advice to our clients. Extensive field surveys will be required from time to time. Additional responsibilities will include proposal writing, marketing, maintaining a profile in the professional community, contributing to the growth of the aquatic ecology team and contributing to the functioning of the Melbourne office.

The successful applicant will be an enthusiastic and motivated individual with an ability to demonstrate a high level of professionalism. The applicant must have appropriate tertiary qualifications together with a minimum of two years of employed experience in a position with a freshwater fish ecology focus. The applicant must have significant experience and expertise in sampling techniques (including over 50 logged hours in at least one form of electrofishing, preferably boat or bank) and the identification and ecology of freshwater fish. Well-developed team skills including excellent communication and a high level of computer literacy are essential. Additional experience in related freshwater ecological disciplines will be well regarded, as will study design and data analysis expertise, threatened species management experience, fish tagging experience, fieldwork experience in south eastern Australia, and project management experience.

The level of this position will be determined by the experience and capabilities of the applicants. We will offer a competitive salary (commensurate to level of experience) and participation in a profit share program. We will also offer a very supportive culture, professional development opportunities, mentoring and the ability to be involved in major projects.

A position description is available on our website at: www.biosisresearch.com.au

To apply, please email a copy of your resume with a covering letter that highlights your experience in the areas on the position description summary, to:

Michelle Ditton, Senior HR Advisor - humanresources@biosisresearch.com.au

Applications will close at 5pm on Friday 23 March 2012.

Please note: Australian residents / work permits only.

Date published: 28 Feb 2012
Closing date: 23 Mar 2012

3) Environmental​ Scientist (Coastal Risk), Office of Environment and Heritage, Newcastle, NSW, Australia.

ID: 4143491
Category: JOB VACANCIES
Region: NSW
Title: Environmental Scientist (Coastal Risk)
Advertiser: Office of Environment and Heritage
Location: Newcastle, NSW
Salary/Conditions: Total remuneration package to $93,810 p.a. (salary $76,941-$85,011 pa)
Environmental Officer Class 7; Temporary Full-Time
Ref: Vacancy Ref: OEH 058-12
Contribute to a review of coastal erosion assessment and modelling tools for use in coastal risk assessment and developing guidelines recommending best practice approaches to coast risk assessment.

Selection Criteria: To apply for this position applicants must obtain the information pack which contains selection criteria that must be addressed in your application.

Job Notes: Temporary position up to 30 June 2013. Applicants must address the selection criteria and apply online at www.jobs.nsw.gov.au. Please do not submit copies of qualifications online. If you are invited to attend an interview you will be required to produce relevant documentation then. Electronic applications must be MS Office 2003 compatible. Late applications will not be accepted.

Inquiries: David Hanslow, phone: (02) 4904 2591 or: 0408 448 369

Information Packages contact: (02) 4904 2591 or: www.jobs.nsw.gov.au

Applications are to be lodged online at: www.jobs.nsw.gov.au. If you experience difficulties applying online please contact 02 9585 6018 during business hours for assistance.

Closing date: Sunday, 18 March 2012.

Date published: 28 Feb 2012
Closing date: 18 Mar 2012

4) SeaNet​ Extension Officer, OceanWatch Australia Ltd., Hobart, TAS, Australia.

ID: 4136764
Category: JOB VACANCIES
Region: TAS
Title: SeaNet Extension Officer
Advertiser: OceanWatch Australia Ltd
Location: Hobart
Salary/Conditions: $51,250 p.a. plus superannuation
12-month, full-time fixed term contract (with possible extension)
OceanWatch Australia is a national not-for-profit environmental company that works to advance sustainability in the Australian seafood industry. OceanWatch key activities involve:enhancing fish habitats and improving water quality in estuaries and coastal environments working with industry and local communities to minimise environmental impacts introducing industry and communities to sustainable technologies and behaviours.

To achieve these positive outcomes, OceanWatch Australia works in partnership with the Australian seafood industry, federal and state governments, natural resource managers, private enterprise and local communities.

OceanWatch Australia has three funding sources; a voluntary contribution from the seafood industry, federal and state government grants and through fundraising activities.

Project Description - SeaNet in Brief

The SeaNet project is a national commercial fisheries environmental extension service funded under the Australian Government's Caring for our Country program. SeaNet has officers on the ground in the Northern Territory, Western Australia, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria, Queensland and New South Wales.

SeaNet is managed by OceanWatch Australia as part of our Industry Program, which seeks to improve the environmental sustainability of Australian fisheries. We do this by working with the fishing industry to develop cost effective, practical solutions to reduce the environmental impacts of commercial fishing. The purpose of the SeaNet project is to promote the principles of Ecologically Sustainable Development (ESD) to commercial fishers through the extension of improved fishing gear, technology and methods and management systems.

Initiatives such as assisting with developing and facilitating the uptake of bycatch reduction devices and supporting the development of Environmental Management Systems, Codes of Conduct and Codes of Practice have recently been the central focus of SeaNet's activities.


Applications should be addressed to:

Lowri Pryce
Executive Officer
OceanWatch Australia Ltd
Locked Bag 247
Pyrmont NSW 2009

Applications can also be submitted via email: recruitment@oceanwatch.org.au


Date published: 24 Feb 2012
Closing date: 14 Mar 2012

5) Postdoc,​ Institute of Oceanography and Environment (INOS), Universiti Malaysia Terengganu, Malaysia.

POSTDOCTORAL POSITIONS
Institute of Oceanography and Environment (INOS)
Universiti Malaysia Terengganu
The Institute of Oceanography and Environment at Universiti Malaysia Terengganu invites applications for a postdoctoral research associate position in physical oceanography this May/June by arrangement. The successful applicant will work with Dr. M. Fadzil Akhir and his colleagues under Ocean Dynamics Group on a program of ‘Southern South China Sea Current Circulation Dynamics’.

The applicant must have a PhD. or equivalent in the field related to physical oceanography or coastal hydrodynamics and should have a background either in numerical modeling such as ROMS/POM or software base modeling like MIKE3D/ Delft3D. There is new modeling group within the institute and one of the tasks is to lead this young group and develop a sustainable group for the future. In addition, strong command in English and experience in publishing in high impact journals is required.
Applicants should send a CV, list of publications, brief statement of research interests and arrange to have at least two letters of recommendation sent to Institute of Oceanography and Environment (INOS), Universiti Malaysia Terengganu, 21030 Kuala Terengganu, Terengganu, MALAYSIA. Or e-mail tomfadzil@umt.edu.my<mfadzil@umt.edu.my>" target="_blank">mailto:mfadzil@umt.edu.my> . Applications will be reviewed starting March. 15th 2012 and will continue until the position is filled. Any questions can be directed to the email address provided.

6) Fisheries​ Management Advisor, The Nature Conservancy, Brisbane/ Honiara / Port Moresby.
ID: 4129394
Category: JOB VACANCIES
Region: QLD, INT
Title: Fisheries Management Advisor (Coral Triangle - Melanesia)
Advertiser: The Nature Conservancy
Location: location negotiable, Brisbane, Honiara or Port Moresby

The Nature Conservancy (TNC - www.nature.org ), is an international conservation organization working around the world to conserve the lands and waters on which all life depends.

The Fisheries Management Advisor (Coral Triangle - Melanesia) will provide a wide range of coastal fisheries management advice and support to the Conservancy field teams and their partners at the community, provincial and national levels within the Solomon Islands and Papua New Guinea.

The Advisor will work with relevant government partners, TNC teams and other national and regional stakeholders, to help implement the fisheries management aspects of the Conservancy's program activities in support of the ''Coral Triangle Initiative on Coral Reefs, Fisheries and Food Security''.

The Advisor will also assist with the fundraising goals of the AP Marine Program. The position can be based in Brisbane (Australia), Honiara (Solomon Islands) or Port Moresby (PNG). The position will require travel in the Solomon Islands, Papua New Guinea, the Asia Pacific Region and elsewhere internationally as required.

The salary and benefits for this position are dependent on location, qualifications, skills and experience. The Nature Conservancy offers competitive compensation, excellent benefits, flexible work policies, a collaborative work environment and professional development opportunities.

How to apply:
For the full position description visit: www.nature.org/careers and apply to job #39817. Complete entire application form, attach your resume and cover letter as a single document, then click ''Save and Submit'' to apply for the position.Once submitted, applications cannot be revised or edited.

For assistance with the online process, go to: http://www.nature.org/aboutus/careers/external-applicant-userguide.pdf

For applicants who do not have suitable access to the internet, please submit your cover letter, application that addresses at least the 'Qualifications' and 'Required Knowledge and Skills' criteria and your resume (CV) as a single document to Melinda Potter, email: mpotter@tnc.org , who can also provide a copy of the full position description.

Applications close on 19th March, 2012.

The Nature Conservancy is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Date published: 17 Feb 2012
Closing date: 19 Mar 2012

7) Research​ Fellow, University of Aberdeen, UK.
Research Fellow
Health and Physiological Impacts of feeding Atlantic Salmon with new Diets containing Proteins derived from Legumes
University of Aberdeen - School of Biological Sciences
COLLEGE OF LIFE SCIENCES AND MEDICINE

YBS544R

Position Type: Full-time

University Grade Structure: Grade 6

Salary From: £30,122

Salary To: £31,020

A position is available for an independent, ambitious and highly motivated individual to work as a Research Fellow in the Institute of Biological and Environmental Sciences at the University of Aberdeen. The sustainability of Atlantic salmon aquaculture depends on high quality feeds that not only ensure excellent growth of the fish but also ensure health is not compromised. The project "Development of protein-rich and starch-rich fractions from faba beans for salmon and terrestrial animal production respectively" aims to examine the health and physiological impacts of feeding Atlantic salmon with new diets containing proteins derived from legumes (faba beans). The project is funded by the Technology Strategy Board and is a collaborative project with the fish feed manufacturers EWOS and BioMar, and three other academic partners.

A PhD in an appropriate area of biological science is essential, with skills in fish nutrition and/or fish health highly desirable. We particularly encourage applications from candidates with a strong background in gene expression studies. Training will be provided to enable the candidate to extend and complement their existing skills. The candidate will be required to travel on occasions to Norway and to collaborating labs on the project.

As this post is funded by external funding it will be offered for a period of 24 months. This appointment will be made subject to the usual terms and conditions of employment of the University.

Salary will be at the appropriate point on the Grade 6 salary scale (£30,122 - £31,020 per annum) with placement according to qualifications and experience.

Informal enquiries may be made by email to Dr Sam Martin (sam.martin@abdn.ac.uk) or Professor Chris Secombes (c.secombes@abdn.ac.uk).

Should you require a visa to undertake paid employment in the UK you will be required to fulfil the minimum points criteria to be granted a Certificate of Sponsorship and Tier 2 visa. As appropriate, at the time an offer of appointment is made you will be asked to demonstrate that you fulfil the criteria in respect of financial maintenance and competency in English. Please do not hesitate to contact Sacha Nicol, HR Adviser, for further information on this.

To apply online for this position visit www.abdn.ac.uk/jobs

Job Reference Number: YBS544R

The closing date for the receipt of applications is 27 March 2012.

Further information is available online.