Gloucester Marine Genomics Institute (GMGI) invites applications for the Ferrante Postdoctoral Fellowship Award in any of the major research areas conducted at GMGI. GMGI is an independent marine research institute with a mission to address critical challenges facing our oceans, human health, and the environment through innovative scientific research and education. Our research strategy uses molecular and genomic technologies to address questions related to Oceans and Human Health with three main focus areas (1) Marine Biomedicine & Biotechnology, (2) Ecosystem Function & Health and (3) Fisheries & Aquaculture.
Candidates are required to contact GMGI Research Scientists prior to submitting their application to identify mutual research interests and discuss potential research projects. GMGI Research Scientists and their principal areas of interest can be explored by viewing profiles on our website. Awards are competitive with a major emphasis on potential for independent, creative research. The Ferrante Fellowship is initially awarded for one year and supports twelve months of salary with a minimum stipend of $65,000 plus benefits. An additional twelve months of support will be granted pending satisfactory review, totaling 24 months.