1. The Joint Institute for the Study of the Atmosphere and Ocean at the University of Washington invites applications for a full-time Postdoctoral Research Associate position working on marine invertebrate and fish environmental DNA genetics/genomics/bioinformatics in the new G3 (Genetics and Genomics Group) at NOAA’s Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory (PMEL). The Research Associate will work under the guidance of Dr. Carol Stepien of NOAA/PMEL and Dr. Kim Andrews of UW/JISAO and will be involved in designing the specific course(s) of study. PhD in Biology or Ecology or related field with specialization in Molecular Genetics required. Complete applications received by October 16, 2018, will be given preferred consideration. Apply at
  2. The California Department of Fish and Wildlife is recruiting a fisheries geneticist to join our new genetics laboratory in Sacramento. The individual will be actively involved in a variety of projects, ranging from the genetic management of listed aquatic species and stocks to anadromous and resident fish hatchery programs. A Ph.D. or an M.S. with experience, including environmental and resource management, are required. Application is a two-step process, including online application and detailed assessment of your knowledge, skills and abilities. If qualified, you will be contacted once the Department is ready to schedule hiring interviews. Information on the application process can be obtained at and Contact Dr. Jeff Rodzen at if you are interested or have any questions!

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