Position Announcements

Postdoctoral Investigator - Biology Department

The Biology Department is searching for a Postdoctoral Investigator to join their team. This is a regular full-time position and is eligible for benefits. This position is available for one year with the possibility of extension.

Postdoctoral Investigator: Microzooplankton-phytoplankton interactions

Description:The Biology Department is searching for a Postdoctoral Investigator to research the chemical ecology of predator-prey interactions. The position is part of a Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation-funded project, to investigate the role of chemical interactions in prey selection and predator deterrence among marine protists. The successful candidate will collaborate with a multidisciplinary team of researchers from several institutions on laboratory and field experiments.

Experience:Applicants must have a PhD in biological oceanography, microbial ecology, microbiology, or a related field at the time of initial employment. The ideal candidate will have experience working with protistan grazers and using a variety of microscopic techniques, with interests in biochemistry and marine chemical ecology.

Review of applications will commence immediately and continue as applications are received until the position is filled.

Please combine your CV and relevant publications into one PDF document, with a 1-2 page statement of your research interests and career goals.

WHOI is a member of the Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC). We are sensitive to the issues of dual career candidates and we will work with applicants to address them. Please visit HERC - for more information.

For more information or to apply, please visit: http://www.whoi.edu/jobs/

WHOI is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V. Applications are reviewed confidentially. Women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply.

Applicants that require accommodation in the job application process are encouraged to contact us at (508) 289-2253 or email eeo@whoi.edu for assistance.