Postdoctoral Research Assistant in Biosecurity for the Global Seaweed Industry, at Scottish Association for Marine Science (SAMS), UK

Apply by 25th September 2017

Fixed Term Appointment for 48 months 

Salary £26,829 - £30,175 per annum


SAMS is seeking a highly-motivated postdoctoral researcher to support the delivery of an exciting new international, high profile, four-year, large scale programme funded by the RCUK Global Challenges Research Fund. This project aims to support economic growth, food security and well-being of coastal communities in developing countries involved in seaweed aquaculture, primarily Tanzania, Indonesia and the Philippines. The programme has four key research components, including disease and pest detection, biosecurity and management, breeding resistance and community empowerment and a strong focus on capacity building. 


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