The Physiology Section promotes excellence in the science of fish physiology through improved communication between researchers and other professionals who need the most up-to-date information on physiological processes, tools, and techniques. The Section publishes a newsletter, and conducts symposia and workshops to disseminate the results of basic and applied research on fish physiology to the scientific and professional community, resource users, and the general public.

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PhD Research Assistantship

February 7th, 2019|0 Comments


PhD Research Assistantship – phenotypic/genotypic diversity of native trout 


We seek a highly motivated student for a Ph.D. position at the University of Idaho in the recently funded NSF-EPSCoR GEM3 program ( The program seeks to […]

Graduate student opportunities to study Atlantic salmon biology at Dalhousie

November 10th, 2018|0 Comments

Applications are being accepted for Ph.D. students to work on a large, NSERC Funded project examining the migration biology of Atlantic salmon smolts relative to aquaculture sites in eastern Canada, and the role of pathogen expression on salmon behaviour, physiology, and […]

Job Posting: Postdoctoral Fellow Positions

November 1st, 2018|0 Comments

Postdoctoral Fellow Positions Available
Mandrak Lab
University of Toronto Scarborough

Fish Community Change in Space and Time

The Mandrak lab, University of Toronto Scarborough (UTSC), has an opening for a Postdoctoral Fellow to conduct research on quantifying changes in […]

Job Posting: Aquatic Science / Stock Assessment Biologist III

November 1st, 2018|0 Comments

Aquatic Science / Stock Assessment Biologist III
Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) manages Canada’s Pacific salmon stocks in a manner to achieve conservation goals while providing for sustainable fishery opportunities in accordance with domestic and international […]

Job Posting: Manager, Nechako White Sturgeon Conservation Centre

September 6th, 2018|0 Comments

Manager, Nechako White Sturgeon Conservation Centre
Regular Position – External Posting
Up to $86,700 annually
Vanderhoof, BC

The Freshwater Fisheries Society of BC (FFSBC) is private, non-profit organization governed by a Board of Directors. The FFSBC delivers a wide […]

Tenure-system Assistant Professor Position – Fish Health and Disease

March 6th, 2018|0 Comments

The Department of Fisheries and Wildlife (FW) at Michigan State University (MSU) invites applications for a tenure-system Assistant Professor position specializing in temperate zone fish health and disease.

This is a 9 month appointment that will […]


February 22nd, 2018|0 Comments


Assistant or Associate Professor of Marine Aquaculture Science

Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, School of Veterinary Medicine

UC Davis is recruiting for a tenure-track assistant or associate professor position in marine aquaculture science. Highly desirable areas […]

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57th Annual Meeting of the Canadian Society of Zoologists

November 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

The Canadian Society of Zoologists invites you to attend its 57th Annual Meeting, to be held at Memorial University’s St. John’s campus from the 7th–11th of May, 2018.

Meeting events and registration on site will begin in […]