Senior researcher in RAS development

Nofima is prioritizing research, development and innovation on future aquaculture industry. A permanent position as senior researcher is available for candidates interested in research areas at the intersection of biology and technology and with the development of aquaculture in closed systems. The position is related to the centre for research driven innovation SFI CtrlAQUA (

We are looking for a senior researcher with both theoretical and practical experience within aquaculture technology such as hydro dynamics, sensors, water treatment (technical, chemical and biological) and/or production biology for salmon in closed systems.

The main task for this position is to lead the SFI CtrlAQUA towards 2023.

This includes being responsible for the expected development within the SFI by leading the research and innovation, communicate scientific results, facilitate cooperation amongst partners and co-workers and manage centre meetings, both operative and annual. The leader role can be combined with specific scientific responsibilities for sub-projects and work packages within the SFI and participation in the development of Nofima’s research strategy on related topics.

Application deadline: 21 September 2017.

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