Employment, Volunteer and Graduate Positions

Updated Sept 2016

Current Postings:



NSERC Graduate Student Positions in Fish Physiology Available in the Dept. of Ocean Sciences (Memorial University of Newfoundland)  (More Information)



M.Sc., Ph.D. and Post-Doctoral Opportunities in SalmonAquaculture, Genomics and Physiology.
(More Information)



 Dr. Iain McGaw's Lab

Graduate student positions available for students interested in invertebrate ecophysiology, behaviour and aquaculture/fisheries.

Opportunities in the Dr. Annie Mercier Lab:



Dr. Patrick Gagnon

Email: pgagnon@mun.ca

Website: http://www.ucs.mun.ca/~pgagnon/

Undergraduate and graduate research positions in subtidal marine biology and ecology.


Honours Students

The following faculty members are seeking honours students in several research areas. If you would like to become an honours student, please send an email directly to the faculty member (email link is provided).

Dr. Richard Rivkin
Email: rrivkin@mun.ca

  1. Influence on nutrients and temperature on bacterial community structure.
  2. Relationship between microbial growth and loss rates under varying nutrient regimes.

Dr. Mark Abrahams

Email: mabrahams@mun.ca

MSc and PhD student positions available in research at the interface of behavioural/ evolutionary ecology and physiological ecology