Applications are invited for a 3 year CSIRO Postdoctoral Fellowship to work across the Aquaculture health and nutrition teams to investigate how nutrition can affect immune competence and disease resistance in shrimp.
CSIRO Postdoctoral Fellows provide opportunities to scientists and engineers, who have completed their doctorate and have less than three years relevant postdoctoral work experience. These fellowships will help launch their careers, provide experience that will enhance their career prospects, and facilitate the recruitment and development of potential leaders for CSIRO.
Applications are invited for a 3 year CSIRO Postdoctoral Fellowship to work across the Aquaculture health and nutrition teams to investigate how nutrition can affect immune competence and disease resistance in shrimp. A major focus of this role will be in characterising the impact of beneficial bioactive ingredients on crustacean immunity and disease resistance, and how they link with growth and survival in culture, and nutrient requirements.
You will be involved in a project providing large applied industry-funded aquaculture research and extensive research facilities for aquatic animal trials, state-of-the-art analytical laboratories and technical support.
Your duties will include:
To be considered you will have:
Owing to the terms of the fellowship, candidates must not have more than 3 years of relevant full time postdoctoral experience.
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How to Apply:
To apply for this position please include with your CV/Resume a statement addressing the top 3 essential criteria. Please upload these as one document.
Applications Close: 4 June 2018 (10:59pm AEST)