20 August 2019.



(Paid opportunity)


 Post doc in Fisheries Technology Section of Ecosystem based Marine ManagemenT at TDU.

Applicants are invited for two 2-year post doc position in fisheries technology. The Post doc will enter the Fisheries technology research group with a special focus on technological solutions to fisheries management challenges.

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Responsibilities and tasks
The research tasks will focus on activities in national and international projects aimed at:

  • Testing and documenting active and passive fishing gears or technical solutions to support the implementation of the reformed Common Fisheries Policy (CFP).
  • Conducting applied research in partnership with the fishing industry and other stakeholders, including participation in and coordination of sea trials on board research and commercial fishing vessels.
  • Involvement in research dissemination at an international level, e.g. ICES working groups.
  • giving lectures in fisheries technology courses offered by DTU Aqua and participating in giving advice for the Danish government.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Fisheries technology.
  • Fisheries management.

Required Languages


Eligible Countries


Program Period

2 years.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)


  • Candidates should have a PhD degree or equivalent in fisheries technology, fisheries management or a related field.


In the assessment of the candidates, particular consideration will be given to:

  • Experience with field work within a fisheries management discipline, preferably involving experience on commercial vessels.
  • Demonstrated research success as shown by publication in scientific journals.
  • An understanding of commercial fishing and the types of gears used.
  • The ability to handle datasets and a good statistical understanding.
  • Ability to work independently and conscientiously as well as in teams.
  • The ability to communicate at all levels in English.

Opportunity Cost

(Paid opportunity)

  • The appointment will be based on the collective agreement with the Confederation of Professional Associations. The allowance will be agreed with the relevant union. The position is for 24 months, but dates are negotiable.

How to Apply

First Step: Prepare these documents

  • Application (cover letter).
  • CV.
  • List of publications.
  • A summary of the applicant’s latest research results.
  • Names and contact details for 2 references.

Second Step: Open the link ” Apply online “, then submit materials in English in one PDF file.

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This Scholarship Published by:
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