Postdoctoral Fellowship Available: Coastal and Marine Sciences - University of North Carolina Wilmington

Date: 
18 April 2019

Postdoctoral Fellowship Available
Coastal and Marine Sciences
University of North Carolina Wilmington
Wilmington, North Carolina

Application review begins: 30 April 2019

For more information and to apply, go to:
https://jobs.uncw.edu/postings/13975

For questions, contact:
Robert Whitehead
Email: whiteheadrf [at] uncw.edu


The University of North Carolina Wilmington’s (UNCW) Center for Marine Science (CMS) invites applications for a postdoctoral fellowship in coastal and marine sciences. This temporary, two-year position will be located in Wilmington, North Carolina.

The primary responsibility of the position is to conduct research in coastal and marine sciences. Candidates from all marine and coastal sciences or other closely aligned disciplines are encouraged to apply.

Communication with potential UNCW mentors prior to submitting an application is highly encouraged for guidance on project feasibility, relevance to ongoing research projects, resource availability, and expected start date.

A PhD degree in marine science, oceanography, or closely aligned natural science discipline is required prior to commencing the two-year appointment. However, applicants do not need to have already received their degree prior to applying.

Additional requirements include expertise in coastal and/or marine science and a strong command of the English language.

Application must be submitted online and include:

  • Curriculum vitae,
  • Contact information for at least three professional letters of recommendation,
  • Summary of the applicant’s doctoral research (one page),
  • Proposed research at CMS (one page), and
  • Supplemental information online form which includes identification of potential UNCW mentors.

Applicants must also complete and upload the Postdoctoral application form in the “Other” section of the required application documents.

Application review begins: 30 April 2019

For more information and to apply, go to:
https://jobs.uncw.edu/postings/13975

For questions, contact:
Robert Whitehead
Email: whiteheadrf [at] uncw.edu