Job Listings

Listed below are the current openings for ASMFC and its member states. All ASMFC correspondence should include cover letter and resume and emailed to Please be sure to include the vacancy announcement number in your correspondence. Resumes will be reviewed when received, and ASMFC will follow up with qualified candidates.

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  • Quantitative Fisheries Science at the Associate Professor, Department of Fisheries and Wildlife at Michigan State University

    Post Date: Mar 27, 2020

    The Department of Fisheries and Wildlife at Michigan State University (MSU), is seeking to fill an academic year (9 month) tenure track faculty position in Quantitative Fisheries Science at the Associate Professor level to start August 2020.  This position includes co-Directorship of the Quantitative Fisheries Center (QFC), which has a strong reputation for developing relationships with relevant stakeholders for the research and the management of fisheries resources.  The position  will be funded through the Partnership for Ecosystem Research and Management (PERM)  The PERM agreement (  is a highly successful alliance between government agencies and MSU and is focused on applying research to natural resource management  The person selected will join a diverse group of faculty, post‚Äźdoctoral research associates, specialists, and students who provide a vibrant and internationally recognized program of research, instruction, and outreach in quantitative fisheries science, with a focus on the Great Lakes.   Review of applications will begin on March 16, 2020. See posting #637071 at


  • Stock Assessment Specialist, MA DMF

    Post Date: Mar 16, 2020

    The Maassachusetts Division of Marine Fisheries is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Stock Assessment Specialist. The Stock Assessment Specialist is responsible for conducting, in cooperation with other state and federal agencies, stock assessments for both commercially and recreationally important finfish species landed in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, and serving on several technical committees related to these species. Responsibilities will also include identifying data inadequacies, and implementing projects to address these inadequacies, resulting in improvements to assessment and management.  The incumbent will serve as a stock assessment specialist with a focus on multi-species groundfish stocks. The incumbent will work with local and state personnel and agencies, and non-governmental organizations planning and writing project proposals, grant applications and contracts. Must be willing to work a flexible schedule including occasional weekends and evenings. This position is based in New Bedford.