The next Post-Doctoral Fellowship at Friday Harbor Laboratories (FHL) will begin in January 2020.

Application Deadline is May 1, 2019 to start in January 2020.

FHL support a post-doctoral scientist for a two-year appointment to

  1. establish an active research program,
  2. assist the Director in facilitating the efforts of visiting scientists and students, and
  3. teach at least one course during each year of the postdoc appointment.

Applications are welcomed from scientists with qualifications in any area of marine research that is readily supportable by the Laboratories, but preference will be given to applicants for whom there is a potential regional mentor (e.g., see the researchers at FHL list)

Applications should include:

  • your curriculum vita
  • two letters of reference sent directly to Megan Dethier from the letter writers
  • a brief letter (5 pages maximum) outlining interests and your specific research plan

Please email application materials to:

On-campus family housing is available at FHL’s customary housing rates, which are lower than market rates on San Juan Island.

Please mark all application documents clearly as part of an application for a Post-Doctoral Fellowship. Applications should be received before May 1, 2019. The Fellowship appointment will be announced by August 1, 2019 and will be effective January 1, 2020.

The University of Washington reaffirms its policy of equal opportunity in education regardless of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, or status as a disabled veteran or Vietnam era veteran in accordance with University policy and applicable federal and state statutes and regulations.

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