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Benchmark seeks six new scientists for its global genetics team

October 3, 2022  By Hatchery International staff

Benchmark Genetics is looking to recruit six new scientists to join its global genetics department.

To lead the team optimising the performance and dissemination of elite salmon strains, Benchmark is hiring a Head of Breeding Programs Salmon to be located at the headquarters in Bergen, Norway.

The company is also looking to strengthen its research and development programs in strategic areas with two new positions available, based in Edinburgh or Iceland, as part of an expanding Reproductive Biotechnology program that links gene editing research with reproductive biology and sterility.

In addition to its in-house programmes, Benchmark seeks a motivated candidate to provide consultancy services, including developing and supervising optimised broodstock management and selective breeding programmes.


The final position is a part of Benchmark’s new Molecular Genetics program, which focuses on developing optimised genotyping and genomics solutions for our internal breeding programs, and external genetic services. Located in Edinburgh, UK, this position will include laboratory work and computational analyses.

For more information about the positions, visit https://www.bmkgenetics.com/new-positions/

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