Bluefish Scientific Officer (WP4)

Swansea University - College of Science

The main role in this post is to carry out duties associated with a number of work packages including laboratory and field work associated with the INTERREG Ireland-Wales project ‘BLUEFISH’ within the Department of Biosciences (College of Science). In particular, the person will carry out studies on disease connectivity of a number of key diseases of shellfish (mainly crabs and lobsters) within the Irish and Celtic Seas. In addition, the person will examine disease profiles in invasive species. Finally, the person will liaise with operation partners both in Ireland and Wales to ensure successful completion of targets set within the BLUEFISH operation. 

(This post is part-funded by the BLUEFISH Operation; an Ireland Wales Programme 2014-2020 for the Irish and Celtic seas focussing on cross border collaboration, climate change and community engagement)

Informal enquiries are welcome and should be directed to Professor Andrew F. Rowley at

This post will close at midnight 19th May 2017.

Applicants will find full job details together with the online application link

University is committed to supporting and promoting equality and diversity in all of its practices and activities. We aim to establish an inclusive environment and particularly welcome applications from diverse backgrounds. 

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