External career opportunities

The following job postings have been submitted to the IOF by employers. The IOF does not endorse the job postings listed on this site, but lists them for the benefit of our students and alumni, as well as those in the broad oceans and fisheries community.


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May 2017

Ocean Wise Coordinator (Quebec)
Ocean Wise Program
Location: Quebec City, QU
Deadline: May 21

Aquaculture Strategy Specialist
The Nature Conservancy
Location: Washington, DC
Deadline: May 28

PhD student in the research education subject: Biology, specialization in Ecology
Department of Aquatic Resources, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
Location: Uppsala, Sweden
Deadline: May 29

Deputy Director – Fisheries and Aquaculture Policy and Resources Division (FIA)
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
Location: Rome, Italy
Deadline: May 30

Research fellow – Implementing the Paris Agreement: From domestic policy processes to international governance
Institute for Sustainable Development and International Relations (IDDRI)
Location: Paris, France
Deadline: May 31

July 2017

PhD position with Houlahan Lab
Department of Biological Sciences, University of New Brunswick/The Canadian Rivers Institute
Location: Saint John, NB
Deadline: July 1

Deadline Not Stated

Post-doctoral Fellowship in developing ecosystem model to support ecosystem- based fisheries management
Canadian Government Laboratory Visiting Fellow program
Location: Nanaimo, BC

Multiple PhD positions
University of Zurich
Location: Zurich, Switzerland
Deadline: Continuous

Director of Freshwater Research
Shedd Aquarium
Location: Chicago, IL
Deadline: not stated

Impact Director – Global Fishing Watch
Location: Washington, DC
Deadline: not stated

Manager, Lenfest Ocean Program (Outreach/Marine Science)
Pew Charitable Trusts
Location: Washington, DC
Deadline: not stated