Professor/ Associate Professor in Aquaculture BiologyExternal

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Contact: Prof. Elin Kjørsvik
E-mail: elin.kjorsvik [at]
Deadline: March 1, 2019
Registration website: Jobbnorge online application

The Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) hasa vacancy for a professor/ associate professor in Aquaculture Biology. The successful candidate will be jointly responsible for teaching activities in accordance with the relevant curriculum, and she/he will take part in developing the study program in aquaculture, advanced and postgraduate courses. The successful applicant will also have the opportunity to participate in departmental management and the strategic development of the department, the faculty and NTNU.

The applicants should hold a PhD and document a strong research and academic competence within fish biological disciplines, preferably within topics such as fish welfare, nutrition and sustainable use of resources related to sea cage salmon farming systems. Competence and experience in sea based aquaculture and/or laboratory research, and of using numerical models and digitalization of biological data is an advantage. Emphasis will also be placed on teaching and communication skills.

Applications must be submitted through the JobbNorge jobs portal (link above).

Full details of the position, as well as full details on documentation required for the application, can be downloaded in the PDF below.