Instructor (Fisheries Resource Management)
(Permanent Position)

The successful applicant will be the team leader for the maintenance, growth and development of academic and research programs related to fisheries resource management in the School of Fisheries. This will include the delivery of courses in the Master of Marine Studies (Fisheries Resource Management) program and other related programs within the Marine Institute as well as the development of new programs, curriculum and research in areas related to fisheries resource management, including: fisheries economics and business; fisheries policy and planning; resource assessment strategies; fisheries ecology; and fisheries technology.

Experience (5-10 years) engaging the fishing industry in collaborative education and research activities; graduation with a Ph.D. from a recognized university in the areas of fisheries resource management with a superior understanding of the relevant concepts in biology, economics and business as well as fisheries policy and planning.  Curriculum development and teaching experience at the post-secondary level is an asset. 


Commensurate with Marine Institute Instructors’ Collective Agreement

Closing Date

November 15, 2013

Competition No.


To apply for this position, please visit us on the web at: and click the “apply on-line” button at the bottom of the page.  For further information concerning this opportunity, email us at, or contact the Human Resources Office, Marine Institute, Room E3306C, phone (709) 778-0440, fax (709) 778-0673.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.  Memorial University is strongly committed to employment equity and especially welcomes applications from all qualified candidates, including women, members of visible minorities, Aboriginal persons, members of sexual minorities and persons with disabilities.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.