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Postdoctoral Researcher – Molecular Biology/Biochemistry

Successful candidate will lead metabolic engineering in efforts in yeast and microalgal hosts. The successful candidate will serve as a technical lead on a project targeting development of microalgal systems with enhanced CO2 capture and conversion capacity, including protein engineering, screening, and expression in eukaryotic hosts. Must be a recent PhD graduate within the last three years.
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Postdoc - Microbiologist

Postdoc (Fixed Term) Successful candidates will collaborate on a multi-institutional project focused on Secure Biosystems Design through the development of novel biocontainment approaches in cyanobacterial hosts. The successful candidate will serve as a technical lead on a project targeting development of genetic safeguards in cyanobacteria including high-throughput engineering. Candidates must have a PhD degree in Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Microbiology or a closely related field conferred by the position start date.
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Bio Process/Chemical Engineer with Evergen Resources

Location: Central Java, Indonesia; Salary : Commensurate with required experience and qualifications
The engineer will help to improve PBR (Photo Bio Reactor) system and aiming for higher production output. This task includes cleaning, transferring system, and water recycling system. The engineer will be heavily involved in scaling up design and process (from lab to commercial scale), and in improving current design system of current product for expansion. In addition, the engineer will be in charge of system design for new product development.
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Head of Research & Development Department with Evergen Resources

Location: Central Java, Indonesia; Salary : Commensurate with required experience and qualifications
Responsibilities include: Leading R&D program; Managing QC laboratories; Yielding optimization of existing product to achieve higher productivity; Identifying and developing new microalgae-based products as part of being innovative; and Managing commercial plants and trained the personnel to run them.
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Lab Technician SR at Qualitas Health

The lab technician will support microalgal biomass production by performing onsite sampling and testing for various physical, chemical and biological parameters, and reporting data reliably and on time. Click for Job Description

Postdoctoral Research Associate, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

The University of Connecticut is looking for a Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Ecology and Evolutionary Biology department at our Stamford campus.

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Engineer, Global Algae Innovations in San Diego, CA

This position is responsible for determining and developing effective approaches for research, development, design, testing, automation, and operation. These approaches will be applied for algae cultivation and processing as well as manufacturing of equipment and instrumentation for algae facilities.

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Technician, Global Algae Innovations in Lihue, Kauai, HI

Performs technician-level workflow activities, supporting facility modifications, light fabrication and assembly, equipment installation, daily farming operations, laboratory equipment operation and maintenance, and assisting with experimental data collection.

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Associate Scientist, Global Algae Innovations in Lihue, Kauai, HI

Performs associate scientist-level role in workflow activities, requires working in the laboratory, and outdoors in the field. Primary responsibility will be collection of samples and daily analytical support of laboratory and algae farm operations. Candidate must be willing to work extended hours and on the weekends when required.

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Internships with Qualitas Health (iWi)

Qualitas Health (iWi) is formally launching an internship program. This is a great opportunity to have exposure into the algae industry, getting experience and coaching from the experts directly. The internship program will be based on the iWi farm at Imperial, TX. Lodging will be provided for the 2 interns that successfully join the team for the internship program.
At iWi, we are committed to the rural communities around our Texas and New Mexico farms, creating jobs both directly and indirectly, and leading a movement that we call Social Sustainability.

Internship length: 8 weeks

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For more information, contact Dr. Jake Nalley at

GreenWave in New Haven, CT

GreenWave is seeking to fill three temporary positions in our New Haven, CT kelp hatchery from summer 2018-January 2019, including a hatchery manager, hatchery tech, and lead scientist.

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NREL Internship, Algae Biotechnology (year round)

The intern will assist in the cultivation of algae, the fractionation of algal biomass, and the conversion of algal biomass components to fuels and chemicals.

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