Postdoctoral opportunity mapping the biogeography of vulnerable marine ecosystems in the Southern Indian OceanExternal

Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle, Paris, France

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E-mail: boris.leroy [at]
Deadline: July 21, 2020

The Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle in Paris, France are seeking candidates for a two-year postdoctoral project in the Southern Indian Ocean. The project will consist in mapping the biogeographical regions of indicator taxa of vulnerable marine ecosystems (VME indicator taxa) in the Agreement Area of the Southern Indian Ocean Fisheries Agreement (SIOFA).



Junior postdoctoral researcher interested in working in an aquatic biogeography/macroecology group. The candidate should have analytical and modelling skills in biogeography, and be familiar with Geographic Information Systems.

The project is likely to include methodological development on top of both fundamental and applied results. Good level in English language is a prerequisite. French language is not a prerequisite.


For more information on the position, including how to apply, please download the full announcement below