PhD scholarship at DTU Aqua

The dynamic and international section of Fishery Technologies in DTU Aqua has an opening for a 3-years, fully funded PhD scholarship. The associated project aims at exploiting hydrodynamics to reduce the impact of demersal trawls on the seabed without losing catch efficiency. The study involves both gear trials and laboratory studies of animal behavior in response to the flow.

More details can be found at the link:

Deadline for application: 15 August 2023

Location: Hirtshals, Denmark

Prof. Barry O’Neill

Dr. Valentina Melli

Technical University of Denmark, National Institute of Aquatic Resources

Niels Juels Vej 30, 9850 Hirtshals (DK)

Research Associate in Fisheries Sustainability

Edinburgh, Midlothian, United Kingdom

Details for job position:

Deadline for application: 22 June 2023

Start of post: Start of July or soon thereafter (flexibility on this start date considered).

Location: Lyell Centre, Heriot-Watt University, UK


Dr Marija Sciberras 

Assistant Professor of Fisheries Conservation

Marine Sustainability, Policy & Conservation Evidence

The Lyell Centre, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, EH14 4AP