Shaping European Research Leaders for Marine Sustainability (SEAS)
DEADLINE June 12, 2023

Call 3: 6 MSCA SEAS postdoctoral research fellow positions

Shaping European Research Leaders for Marine Sustainability (SEAS) is a postdoctoral research fellowship programme for 37 fellows launched and managed by the University of Bergen.

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Information on this page is tentative until April 1st, 2023

In this third call, open April 1st – June 12th, 2023, we invite talented researchers to apply for 6 postdoctoral fellowships. Successful candidates will be employed in 3-year fixed-term full-time postdoctoral research fellow positions at UiB. Individual contracts may, under certain conditions, be extended by up to one year if funded from other sources than the SEAS programme.

The 6 SEAS postdoctoral research fellow positions will be advertised individually in Jobbnorge, EURAXESS and linked from this webpage after April 1st. Application deadline is June 12th, 2022.

If applying you must read the relevant Jobbnorge advertisement and the SEAS Guide for applicants thoroughly for details on eligibility and application requirements, including the mobility rules. Only applications received through the recruitment portal Jobbnorge will be considered.

Application tips: Our current SEAS fellows have put together a blog post with tips on how to write a successful application!

Please be aware

  • That the application process is time-demanding
  • The application process requires a close dialogue with the named supervisor or contact who, close to the deadline, must sign a supervisor match declaration if an application is to be eligible.
  • That some fields of research, especially within sensitive technology areas, might be enforced by Norwegian and international regulations regarding Control of the Export of Strategic Goods, Services and Technology. Candidates who by assessment of the application and attachment are seen to conflict with the criteria in these regulations might be prohibited from recruitment to UiB.

Available Call 3 positions (tentative information until April 1st, 2023)

No. of fellowsResearch areas Affiliation(s)Mobility
1Safety and working conditions for maritime workersDepartment of Psychosocial Science

incoming or outgoing

1Early human adaptation to shifting coastlines in South AfricaCentre for Early Sapiens Behaviour (Department of Archaeology, History, Cultural Studies and Religion)incoming
1Informatics for marine sustainabilityDepartment of Informaticsincoming or outgoing
1Sustainability within marine geology/geophysicsDepartment of Earth Scienceincoming or outgoing
1Ocean observation technologyDepartment of Earth Scienceincoming
1Climate and marine biogeochemical cyclingBjerknes Center for Climate research (Department of Earth Science)incoming