[Coral-List] Postdoctoral Scientist Position at Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences

Eric Hochberg eric.hochberg at bios.edu
Wed Oct 28 20:34:08 EDT 2015

Postdoctoral Scientist

BIOS seeks a postdoctoral candidate to conduct research in remote
sensing of coral reef ecology and biogeochemistry. This position is part
of a multi-institution, interdisciplinary investigation to study the
relationship between coral reef condition and environmental forcing
parameters at the ecosystem scale. Full-time residency in Bermuda is
required for the successful candidate.

Duties and Responsibilities

•    Conduct research in remote sensing of coral reef ecology and
•    Computer modeling, laboratory experiments, and field expeditions to
select Atlantic and Pacific reef sites
•    This position will additionally involve publication, proposal
writing, and supervision of undergraduate interns


•    Ph.D in oceanography, marine biology or closely related discipline
from an accredited institution
•    Cross-disciplinary background in oceanography, coral reel science
and remote sensing, especially imaging spectroscopy
•    Experience modeling radiative transfer and conducting in-water
optical measurements is a plus.
•    Advanced SCUBA diving certification, including present or past
(within five years) AAUS
•    Strong written and oral communication skills in English are a must.

Interested candidates should email their applications including a cover
letter, resume/CV and three references to:

HR Manager, Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences (BIOS)
17 Biological Station, St. George’s GE01, Bermuda
Email:  HR at bios.edu

Closing Date: 23 November 2015

BIOS is an equal opportunity employer and operates a drug-free workplace
and learning environment.

The Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences is an independent U.S. not-for-profit marine research and educational organization with 501(c)(3) status and a Bermuda Registered Charity (#116).
Visit us in Bermuda or at www.bios.edu

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