Tuesday , 20 April 2021

[Job vacancy] Researcher needed

The Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center/Aquaculture Department (SEAFDEC/AQD) in Tigbauan, Iloilo, an international research institution with career development opportunities in urgent need of a RESEARCHER for its Technology Verification and Extension Division.

Qualifications: Master of Science in Biological Sciences, Fisheries or related fields with at least 2 publications as senior author in an ISI-indexed journal


  • Should have good scholastic records
  • At least 3-5 years relevant work experience
  • With experience in aquaculture research is an advantage
  • Must be trustworthy, honest, reliable and has good work ethics

Summary of duties to be performed:

This position is responsible for conducting verification studies, extension, and packaging and publishing scientific papers and extension manuals in line with the objectives of the Department.

  • Proposes verification studies based on research results and conduct aquaculture extension services;
  • Translates and promotes research outputs into adoption-ready production systems;
  • Organizes, analyses and interprets experimental data for publication in local and international scientific journals and extension manuals;
  • Prepares internal periodic and terminal reports;
  • Supervises and evaluates the performance of subordinates;
  • Conducts research seminars and supports the activities of the Research Division;
  • Conducts training and supports the activities of the Training and Information Division;
  • Evaluates and recommends improvements of verification sites, facilities and directions; and
  • Performs other duties that may be assigned from time to time.


Application letter, curriculum vitae with 2×2 photo, a copy scientific journal publication/s, transcript of academic records, diploma, certificate of previous/current employment and trainings/seminars attended

Interested applicants should submit requirements online in Microsoft Word format or in PDF through personnel@seafdec.org.ph or mbbalagasay@seafdec.org.ph

We are not accepting walk-in applicants until further notice as precautionary measure related to the global pandemic, CoVid-19.

For additional inquiries, please contact Tel. No. +63 (033) 330-7000 local 1432 or 1434.

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