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Postdoctoral Scholar

Genomic and Epigenomic Monitoring of Endangered Whales and Dolphins

The Marine Mammal Institute of Oregon State University invites applications for a fulltime (1.00 FTE), 12-month, fixed-term Postdoctoral Scholar position. Reappointment is conditional on funding and at the discretion of the Principal Investigator. The successful candidate will contribute to ongoing projects investigating genomic diversity and population dynamics of endangered whales and dolphins. This will require application of bioinformatic pipelines and statistical analyses to next-generation sequencing for genomics and to a custom methylation array for epigenomics. The long-term objective is to integrate genomic diversity, kinship and age structure into population dynamic models for the Cook Inlet beluga whales and New Zealand endemic Māui dolphins. The position is located at the Hatfield Marine Science Center in Newport, Oregon. Apply by February 15, 2022, for full consideration. Starting date is approximately March 15, 2022, (negotiable). For complete details, visit the link below. 


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