1. The Larson Lab at UW-Stevens Point is looking for a Postdoctoral Researcher to conduct genomics research on cisco populations throughout the Great Lakes region. Opportunities to work on additional projects will be available. Applicants should have a strong background in bioinformatics and proficiency in one or more scripting languages such as Perl or Python. Information on how to apply can be found at this link. Application deadline is 9 April to start in early summer but starting dates are flexible. Please direct any additional questions to Wes Larson (
  2. The Columbia River Inter-Tribal Fish Commission (CRITFC) is seeking Fisheries Geneticists with experience in population genomics, association mapping, and mixed stock analyses. Positions are part of the Fishery Science Department but will be located with the genetics group at the Hagerman Fish Culture Experiment Station in Hagerman, ID. This research group is involved in testing conservation, evolution, and ecological theories related to salmonids and other fishes. Closing date is 30 March 2018.
  3. A Postdoc Position is available at Concordia University, Montreal, in the laboratories of Drs. Dylan Fraser and Pedro Perez-Neto on testing for rapid, fisheries-induced genomic change in natural fish (brook trout) populations. The deadline to apply is 1 April 2018.
  4. A Postdoctoral Research Associate Position is available in the labs of Dr. John Robinson and Dr. Kim Scribner in the Department of Fisheries and Wildlife at Michigan State University. The [study involves] applying environmental DNA metabarcoding approaches to basic and applied community ecological questions in Michigan waters of the Great Lakes and their tributaries. The start date is on or before 1 June 2018. Interested applicants should apply through; search posting number 483503. Questions about the position can be directed to Dr. John Robinson,, or Dr. Kim Scribner,

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