Coastal Summer School 2020 “Estuaries as transitional bodies between land and sea” – DL 1st Mar 20

Coastal Summer School 2020 “Estuaries as transitional bodies between land and sea” 09.-19. August 2020 in Lauenburg, Germany River-Sea Systems, covering whole river basins and the coastal waters that they influence, are of major importance for food and energy production, transport, and societal wellbeing. Complex and dynamic, they are experiencing natural and anthropogenic pressures – […]

Seeking grad student – Coral reef microbial ecology

Our research lab (http://marine-micro.biology.gatech.edu) is seeking a Ph.D. student for a new NSF-funded study of coral microbiomes. The project blends microbiology, community ecology, and bioinformatics, and is collaborative with Mark Hay at Georgia Tech and Frank Stewart at Montana State. We aim to understand how coral diversity affects microbiome function and coral health. The student […]

Student travel awards for ICRS2020 – DL 15 Jan 20

There is still time to submit your applications for ICRS2020 Student Travel Awards.  The Society is pleased to announce the availability of 10 Student Travel Awards for student members to attend the 14th International Coral Reef Symposium (ICRS2020) in Bremen, Germany. The application deadline is January 15, 2020.  More details can be found online.  http://coralreefs.org/student-travel-award/ To […]

Postdoc position in the Barott lab at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia USA, starting winter 2020.

Postdoc position in the Barott lab at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia USA, starting winter 2020. *Influence of environmental pH exposure and thermal sensitivity on coral physiology.* The goal of this project is to explore how exposure of corals to different seawater pH dynamics on the reef interacts with coral bleaching susceptibility to affect coral resilience to climate change […]

Funded PhD position in coral reef biology at the University of Amsterdam – DL 26 Jan 20

Do you have an MSc in Marine Biology, Ecology or Environmental Science, and are you interested in how reef-building corals are impacted by climate change? Are you excited to elucidate the mechanisms that enable reef-building corals to cope with environmental extremes and multiple climate change stressors, and do you enjoy both field and laboratory work? […]

49th Annual Benthic Ecology Meeting (BEM2020) – DL 14 Feb 20

Registration for the 49th Annual Benthic Ecology Meeting (BEM2020) is now open! The meeting will be held 7-11 April 2020 at the Hotel Ballast in Wilmington, North Carolina, USA, hosted by the faculty and staff at UNC Wilmington. The BEM is the largest, student-oriented marine biology and ecology annual scientific meeting in Eastern North America. […]

Free ESRI MOOC on “Spatial Data Science: The New Frontier in Analytics” – 26 Feb – 9 Apr 2020 – DL 12 Mar 20

Use location to find patterns and tackle complex problems. Spatial data science allows analysts to extract deeper insight from data using a comprehensive set of analytical methods and spatial algorithms, including machine learning and deep learning techniques. This course explores the application of spatial data science to uncover hidden patterns and improve predictive modeling. You’ll […]

Four postdoc positions in reef ecosystem functions – JCU- Australia – DL 19 Jan 20

We are excited to announce 4 new post-doc positions in our expanding lab! Led by Prof David Bellwood, we focus on the study of coral reef fish ecology, ecosystem function and resilience. We are based at James Cook University in Townsville, Australia. While our origins are fish research, we are excited to expand our approach […]

Postdoctoral Hire – California Academy of Sciences – Coral biology/restoration – DL 10 Jan 20

The Albright lab at the California Academy of Sciences is seeking to hire a postdoctoral researcher to work on coral biology and/or restoration. Please see Snap Hire Link <https://calacademy.snaphire.com/jobdetails?ajid=M7I49> for details. Application deadline is January 10, 2020. Contact Rebecca Albright at ralbright@calacademy.org with questions. Rebecca Albright, PhD Assistant Curator, Invertebrate Zoology Patterson Scholar California Academy of Sciences […]

Open Registration for Tutorial Capacity Building And Abstract Submission] 15th Pan Ocean Remote Sensing Conference 2020

EXTENDED DEADLINE UNTIL 31 JANUARY 2020 FOR APPLICATION OF TUTORIAL CAPACITY BUILDING  AND CALL FOR ABSTRACT DURING 15TH PAN OCEAN REMOTE SENSING CONFERENCE (PORSEC2020) (http://www.geoinfo.utm.my/porsec) We are delighted to inform that Faculty of Built Environment and Surveying, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia will host the 15th Pan Ocean Remote Sensing Conference (PORSEC2020)  from 20 – 22 September 2020 di Johor Bahru, Malaysia. The […]

Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in behavioral and eco-physiological stress responses of coral reef fishes – DL 31 Jan 20

Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology, University of Hawaii at Manoa *Fellowship description and duties:* The Johansen laboratory (www.JohansenLab.com <http://www.johansenlab.com/>) at the University of Hawaii at Manoa?s Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology ( https://www.hawaii.edu/himb/) is seeking to recruit a quantitative postdoctoral fellow to conduct laboratory and field work in coral reef ecosystems. The successful candidate will design and lead research investigating […]

Coral Bleaching RCN: call for Early Career Training Program applicants (for students at US institutions) – DL 15 Jan 20

Coral Bleaching RCN: call for Early Career Training Program applicants Temperature stress is the single largest threat to coral reefs globally and is the focal topic of the newly established Coral Bleaching Research Coordination Network (RCN). The Coral Bleaching RCN Early Career Training Program is designed to give senior PhD students (i.e., post-candidacy) and early […]

PhD studentships at the University of St. Andrews, UK – DL 10 Jan 20

We are currently advertising 3 PhD studentship projects for the biomineralisation lab at the University of St. Andrews , UK. Please see https://www.st-andrews.ac.uk/earth-sciences/prospective/pgr/ for further details and contact Nicola Allison (https://www.st-andrews.ac.uk/profile/na9)<https://www.bing.com/search?q=pure+nicola+allison&form=IE11TR&src=IE11TR&pc=EUPP_DCJB#> for enquires. The Roles of Lipids in Coral Biomineralisation and the Effects of Future Climate Change This is a project to determine how lipids influence aragonite […]

5th Symposium on the Ocean in a High-CO2 World – DL 06 Mar 20

The 5th Symposium on the Ocean in a High-CO2 World will take place in Lima, Peru from 7-10 September 2020. The Symposium is the place to share cutting-edge science in a rapidly developing frontier of research dealing with the science of ocean acidification and related stressors.  The Symposium will feature keynote talks by some of the leading experts in […]

Official call for 15 Early-Stage Researchers in GMOS-TRAIN project

The Marie Skłodowska-Curie Action international project Global Mercury Observation and Training Network in Support to the Minamata Convention (GMOS-Train) has announced their official call for Early-Stage Researchers (ESRs) to join its network through one of fifteen available positions. Updated application deadline: 29 Feb 2020 >> See more via EuroMarine Have any opportunity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to info_at_nf-pogo-alumni.org

Postdoctoral position on flow-topography interactions in the Gulf of Guinea, LEGOS (France)

LEGOS (France) are seeking a postdoctoral candidate to conduct research on regional ocean dynamics in the Gulf of Guinea, mostly through numerical modelling. The successful candidate would work as part of the TRIATLAS project which examines on South and Tropical Atlantic climate-based marine ecosystem prediction for sustainable management. Application deadline: n/a >> See more via EuroMarine Have any opportunity […]

Postdoc research position in pathobiology of co-infections in fish, Michigan State University (USA)

The Aquatic Animal Health Laboratory in the Department of Pathobiology and Diagnostic Investigation at Michigan State University, invites applications for a full-time postdoctoral position to study the pathobiology of co-infections in fish. The selected scientist will focus on fish immunopathology, for characterizing the host response toward multiple infections patterns. Application deadline: 23 Oct 2021 >> See more via EuroMarine Have […]

PhD course: Transdisciplinary approaches to sustainable marine aquaculture, 10 February – 20 March 2020, Sweden – DL 10 Jan 20

As part of their participation in the Assemble+ project, the Swedish Mariculture Research Center (SWEMARC) has announced a PhD course titled Transdisciplinary approaches to sustainable marine aquaculture. The course begins with a one-week intensive portion held at Tjärnö Marine Laboratory (10-12 Feb) and Kristineberg Marine Research Station (12-14 Feb), followed by a four-week interactive online section. Application deadline: 10 Jan 2020 >> See […]

EUROFLEETS+ Remote Transnational Access Programme

The Remote Transnational Access (RTA) Programme will provide researchers with remote access to samples or data from any of the state-of-the-art research vessels (RVs) offered within EUROFLEETS+. This remote access will allow sample or data needs to be addressed remotely, when this can be accomplished with one day of ship time. Application deadline: 31 Jan 2022 >> See more via […]

2020 IOCCG Summer Lecture Series – DL 23 Feb 20

Applications now open for 2020 IOCCG Summer Lecture Series Applications are  now open for the 2020 IOCCG Summer Lecture Series (SLS-2020).   The course  will take place from 22 June – 3 July 2020 at the Laboratoire d’Océanographie de Villefranche (LOV) in Villefranche-sur-Mer, which is part of the  IMEV (Institut de la Mer, de Villefranche), and hosts the Marine […]

ECSA 58 – EMECS 13 Estuaries and coastal seas in the Anthropocene, 7-11 September 2020, Hull (UK) – DL 27 Mar 20

The Estuarine and Coastal Sciences Association (ECSA), in conjunction with EMECS and Elsevier, are hosting the conference ECSA 58 – EMECS 13: Estuaries and coastal seas in the Anthropocene – Structure, functions, services and management in Hull, UK. Abstract submission deadline: 27 Mar 2020 >> See more via EuroMarine Have any opportunity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to info_at_nf-pogo-alumni.org

SOPHIE conference: People, Health and the Ocean, 30 March 2020, Brussels (Belgium) – DL 22 Jan 20

The H2020 SOPHIE Project is working towards protecting both human health and the health of the marine environment by nurturing a community of people and organisations interested in the links between oceans and human health. The project will be holding the conference People, Health and the Ocean: the Way Forward at the Royal Flemish Academy of Belgium. Abstract submission […]

EGU General Assembly 2020, 3-8 May 2020, Vienna (Austria) – DL 15 Jan 20

The EGU General Assembly 2020 will bring together geoscientists from around the world to discuss a wide-ranging slate of issues from a diverse set of fields including Earth, planetary and space sciences. The EGU aims to provide a forum where scientists, especially early career researchers, can present their work and discuss their ideas with experts in all fields of […]

Assistant/Associate Professor in Plankton Ecology – DL 15 Jan 2020

The Department of Marine Science and Fisheries, Sultan Qaboos University is seeking a candidate to teach and conduct applied research in the field of marine plankton ecology (harmful algal blooms, phytoplankton, zooplankton, fish larvae interactions). Experience in teaching and research in marine biology and ecology would be a distinct advantage. The appointee would be expected […]

UNFCCC – UNU Early Career Climate Fellowship Programme

The UNFCCC – UNU Early Career Climate Fellowship Programme offers young people from developing countries a unique opportunity to start their career at the interface between international climate policy development and research. Academically outstanding young graduates from developing countries who are in the early stages of their career are encouraged to apply. Fellowships may last from […]

Call for reviewers of the second draft of Working Group I contribution to IPCC Sixth Assessment Report (AR6) – DL 8 Jan 20

The Association of Polar Early Career Scientists (APECS), the Mountain Research Initiative (MRI), the Past Global Changes Early Career Network (PAGES ECN), the Permafrost Young Research Network (PYRN) and the Young Earth System Scientists (YESS) community are coordinating a group review of the Second Order draft of the Working Group I (WGI) contribution to IPCC 6th Assessment Report (AR6) by early career […]

Collaborative Research for Early-Career Scientists (CRECS) Small Grants Programme

APN is calling for proposals from early-career researchers/scientists under its 2019 Collaborative Research for Early-Career Scientists (CRECS) Small Grants Programme for funding from October 2020. A limited amount of financial support is available for collaborative research activities that fall within its areas of interest. APN will be awarding small grants for approximately 5 to 7 […]

Call for submission to Frontiers in Marine Science special issue on ‘North Pacific Climate and Ecosystem Predictability on Seasonal to Decadal Timescales’

Frontiers in Marine Science special issue on ‘North Pacific Climate and Ecosystem Predictability on Seasonal to Decadal Timescales’ is now calling io submit articles. Abstract due: 18 January 2020. Manuscript due on 31 March 2020. Read more at https://www.frontiersin.org/research-topics/12240/north-pacific-climate-and-ecosystem-predictability-on-seasonal-to-decadal-timescales   via CLIVAR Have any opportunity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to info_at_nf-pogo-alumni.org

Call for Applications: Future Earth Asia Regional Committee

The Regional Centre for Future Earth in Asia is calling for nominations for members of the Regional Committee (RC) for Future Earth in Asia. The Regional Center for Future Earth in Asia works to coordinate and support sustainability research in Asia and the Pacific, fostering knowledge that builds solutions to the challenges facing the region. […]

CLIVAR-FIO Summer School on ‘Ocean Macroturbulence and Its Role in Earth’s Climate’

Download the poster here. The CLIVAR-FIO Summer School on ‘Ocean Macroturbulence and Its Role in Earth’s Climate’ will be organised in Qingdao, China, from July 6 to 11, 2020, back to back with the Training course on ‘Regional Application of Coupled Climate Models’ organised by the UNESCO/IOC Regional Training and Research Center on Ocean Dynamics and Climate (ODC) from July 13 to 22, 2020. Registration is now open […]

Marine scientist/engineer – Balearic Islands Coastal Observing and Forecasting System (Mallorca, Spain)

The Balearic Islands Coastal Observing and Forecasting System (SOCIB – http://socib.es/?language=en_GB) based in Mallorca (Spain) is looking for a *marine scientist/engineer* in the framework of our Lagrangian Platforms Facility (*Euro Argo – RISE* H2020 project). Please find attached the position description at http://socib.es/files/EARISE_VacancyNotice.pdf More info at http://www.socib.es/?seccion=lista_ofertasTrabajo&id_textotextes=jobOpportunities Kind regards, Inma Ruiz-Parrado via IFPRS Have any opportunity in ocean […]

Call for Papers – Remote Sensing (MDPI) Special Issue on “Remote Sensing of Islands”

Dear Colleagues, The journal Remote Sensing (ISSN 2072-4292, IF 4.118) is currently running a Special Issue entitled “Remote Sensing of Islands”. I am serving as Guest Editor for this issue and I hope you can make an excellent contribution. For further reading, please follow the link to the Special Issue Website at: https://www.mdpi.com/journal/remotesensing/special_issues/Islands The submission deadline […]

Five Assistant/Associate Professors of Marine Science – Virginia Institute of Marine Science – DL 14 Jan 20

The Virginia Institute of Marine Science (VIMS), in fulfilling strategic plans for expansion in key areas, is seeking applications for five new faculty positions as part of its three-part mission to conduct interdisciplinary research in coastal ocean and estuarine science, educate students and citizens, and provide advisory service to policy makers, industry, and the public. The School […]

[EBM Tools] EBM Tools Network Webinar: Improving coastal resiliency through vulnerability assessment and natural adaptation prioritization, January 21 at 2 pm US EST/11 am US PST/7 pm UTC

The EBM Tools Network is pleased to announce that it will co-host:   Webinar: Improving coastal resiliency through vulnerability assessment and natural adaptation prioritization Presented by: Patrick Crist of PlanIt Forward LLC Date/Time: Tuesday, January 21, 2 pm US EST/11 am US PST/7 pm UTC Description: A consortium of the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation, US federal agencies, and other organizations […]

Ph.D. position in fisheries oceanography, East Carolina University (ECU) Fisheries Oceanography Lab (USA) – DL 15 Jan 20

The East Carolina University (ECU) Fisheries Oceanography Lab run by Dr. Rebecca Asch is currently recruiting new graduate students to join our research team for the 2020-2021 academic year.  We are actively seeking a new Ph.D. student, but applications by prospective Masters students are also welcome.  The Asch Lab’s research program focuses on interactions between […]

USM Faculty positions in School of Ocean Science and Engineering (USA)

USM Faculty positions in School of Ocean Science and Engineering (USA) Assistant Professor of Biological Oceanography (https://usm.csod.com/ats/careersite/JobDetails.aspx?id=1255&site=1) Deadline Feb. 1 Assistant or Associate Professor of Ocean Engineering (https://usm.csod.com/ats/careersite/JobDetails.aspx?id=1247&site=1) Deadline Jan. 15   via Foro de Medio Ambiente e Investigaciones Marinas Have any opportunity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to info_at_nf-pogo-alumni.org

Assistant Professor in sea level, Durham University

Assistant Professor in sea level, Durham University Location: Geography Department, Durham University, Durham, UK Vacancy: https://www.dur.ac.uk/jobs/recruitment/vacancies/geog20-2/?utm_source=che&utm_campaign=arc2019 Deadline: 13th January 2020 Information: We are currently adverting for an Assistant Professor in sea level within the Geography Department at Durham University. We are particularly keen to hear from those whose research addresses one or more of: quantifying and/or modelling sea level, proxy […]

ZUKOnnect Fellowships for Scholars from Africa, Asia and Latin America – DL 28 Feb 20

The Zukunftskolleg has just launched a new call for *ZUKOnnect Fellowships for Scholars from Africa, Asia and Latin America*.   Up to 5 (post-)doctoral stipends are available for up to 3 months (with justification for up to 4 months) and are based at the Zukunftskolleg. The start date is between September 1st, 2020 and October […]

5 Lecturer/Associate Professor positions in the School of Ocean and Earth Science at the University of Southampton – DL 13 Jan 20

We are advertising 5 Lecturer/Associate Professor positions in the School of Ocean and Earth Science at the University of Southampton. We are particularly looking for scientists with research interests in marine biology, coastal and shelf processes, physics of ocean-climate systems, but will consider other areas of ocean science too. Closing date is Monday 13th January 2020. […]

[EBM Tools] EBM Tools Network Webinar: A New Coast: Strategies for Responding to Devastating Storms and Rising Seas, February 13 at 1 pm US EST/10 am US PST/6 pm UTC

The EBM Tools Network is pleased to announce that it will co-host:   Webinar: A New Coast: Strategies for Responding to Devastating Storms and Rising Seas Presented by: Jeffrey Peterson, author of A New Coast: Strategies for Responding to Devastating Storms and Rising Seas Date/Time: Thursday, February 13, 1 pm US EST/10 am US PST/6 pm UTC Description: Due to climate change, […]

MARUM: Postdoc position in a cold-water coral paleo project – DL 20 Jan 20

MARUM just opened the call (see attachment) for a 26 months postdoc position related to an upcoming expedition to the Indian Ocean. The successful candidate will reconstruct the response of cold-water corals to past environmental changes in the western Indian Ocean, largely by applying standard paleoceanographic methods. Deadline for the application is January 20, 2020. […]

Arctic Ocean Decade Workshops: Preparing for the UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development (2021-2030)

Arctic Ocean Decade Policy-Business-Science-Dialogue 29 January 2020 Tromsø, Norway, organized by the Research Council of Norway and Arctic Frontiers Regional Arctic Ocean Decade Planning Workshop 29 April-1 May 2020 Copenhagen, Denmark, organized by the Danish Centre for Marine Research Combined the two workshops will provide output aligned with the five regional planning workshops defined as […]

EBM Tools Network Webinar:The Ocean: From Victim to Solution to Climate Change January 8, 4 pm US EST/1

The EBM Tools Network is pleased to announce that it will co-host: Webinar:The Ocean: From Victim to Solution to Climate Change Presented by:Jane Lubchenco of Oregon State University, OveHoegh-Guldberg of the University of Queensland, and Steve Gaines of the University of California Santa Barbara Date/Time:Wednesday, January 8, 4 pm US EST/1 pm US PST/9 pm […]

Fully-funded Ph.D. Fellowship in Remote Sensing applied to Natural Hazards Monitoring at IVAR/UAc (Azores, Portugal) under the INPhINIT/La Caixa Programme

In case you’re interested or know someone potentially interested, I’ll be one of the scientific supervisors of the Ph.D. project below to be offered by IVAR at the University of the Azores (Ponta Delgada, S. Miguel Island, Azores Islands, Portugal) under INPhINIT/LA Caixa Ph.D. Fellowships funding program: https://obrasociallacaixa.org/en/investigacion-y-becas/becas-de-la-caixa/doctorado-inphinit/descripcion-del-programa At https://hosts.lacaixafellowships.org/finder please search for the following Ph.D. project offer […]

IVAR research center (based at the University of the Azores, Portugal) offers 7 Ph.D. positions for international students

IVAR research center (based at the University of the Azores, Portugal) offers 7 Ph.D. positions for international students within the “la Caixa” Foundation’s INPhINIT fellowship program. Check the proposed Ph.D. topics and the links to apply at http://www.ivar.azores.gov.pt/ensino/Paginas/doutoramento-la-caixa.aspx via IFPRS Have any opportunity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to info_at_nf-pogo-alumni.org

Postdoctoral position: effects of submarine groundwater discharge on coral reefs

We seek to hire a postdoctoral researcher to work collaboratively with Dr. Craig Nelson (Department of Oceanography and Hawai?i Sea Grant) and Dr. Megan Donahue (Hawai?i Institute of Marine Biology) on a NSF Funded Project, collaborative with Dr. Nyssa Silbiger at California State University, Northridge. The project seeks to define the biogeochemical context and ecological impacts of submarine groundwater […]

Teaching Postodoctoral fellow at Villanova University

The Department of Geography and the Environment at Villanova University invites applications for a three-year appointment as a Teaching Postdoctoral Fellow to begin in Fall 2020. We seek an individual with exceptional potential as a scholar and teacher who can contribute to our undergraduate and graduate programs, while assisting with a new co-sponsored faculty research […]

Assistant/Associate Professor in Marine Plankton Ecology – DL 15 Jan 20

The Department of Marine Science and Fisheries of Sultan Qaboos University (one of the leading institutions in the Middle East) is seeking an?Assistant Professor / Associate Professor to teach and conduct applied research in the field ofmarine plankton ecology (harmful algal blooms, phytoplankton-zooplankton-fish larvae interactions). Experience in teachingand research in marine biology and ecology would […]

Grant available for plastic pollution research at Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef – DL 13 Dec 19

Applications are invited for funding to conduct research into plastic pollution on coral reefs at the Australian Museum’s Lizard Island Research Station. The grant provides funding for some field expenses only. Salary is not provided and international airfares must be sourced elsewhere. Details and the application form are at: https://australianmuseum.net.au/get-involved/amri/lirs/plastic-pollution-res earch-grants-2020/ Applications close on 13 […]

MMES Graduate Program Announcement, University of the Virgin Islands – DL 1st March 2020

*Master of Marine and Environmental Science Program (MMES)* *At the University of the Virgin Islands* *accepting applications through March 1, 2020* *Join our MMES team:*  Surrounded by turquoise water on Caribbean islands, MMES graduate students work with world-class biologists on internationally significant topics such as coral reef resilience and sustainability, mesophotic reef ecology, terrestrial ecology, […]

Two PhD scholarships in coral cell biology at VUW

Two PhD scholarships are available to study the cellular basis of inter-partner communication in the coral-algal symbiosis and the adaptive capacity of reef corals to climate change at Victoria University of Wellington in Wellington, New Zealand. The students’ projects will contribute to a larger three-year project funded by the Royal Society of New Zealand Marsden […]

2 PhD Opportunities, Envision DTP, UK

We are delighted to offer a two fully funded PhD projects through the Envision DTP between Lancaster, Nottingham and Bangor Universities, UK http://www.envision-dtp.org/ <http://www.envision-dtp.org/> 1. ANGRY DAMSELS: do species interactions after overfishing enhance or inhibit coral reef recovery? Reveal the role for animal behaviour in driving ecosystem processes, using coral reefs as a model system. The […]

Antarctic connectivity modelling PhD studentship – DL 7 Jan 2020

You like R? You like modelling? You like maps? You like the deep sea? This could be for you… https://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/BVX073/phd-studentship-seascape-genomics-of-antarctic-deep-sea-coral-groundtruthing-larval-dispersal-models-with-genetic-connectivity-data We?ll even try to get you on a ship if you really want 🙂 Deadline = 7th Jan PhD Studentship: Seascape Genomics of Antarctic Deep-sea Coral: Groundtruthing Larval Dispersal Models With Genetic Connectivity Data Detailed […]

Applications now open for the American Elasmobranch Society’s diversity scholarship

The American Elasmobranch Society, the world?s oldest and largest professional society focusing on the scientific study and management of sharks and their relatives, is now welcoming applications for the 5th year of our Young Professional Recruitment Fund diversity initiative. Awardees will be given one year of Society membership, in addition to specialized professional development training, […]

Orienting Young Scientists of EuroMarine II (OYSTER II) – From 1 Jan 2020

The support and development of early career researchers is critical, as the first years of scientists can be the most active and stressful but also the most important in terms of career establishment. The working group will engage with and represent early career scientists within EuroMarine member organisations and contribute towards the cohesive outreach and capacity building across the EuroMarine network. The working […]

Developing Technology and Methods for the Precise Investigation of Marine Animal Forest 3D-Structural Complexity (3DSeaFor) – Jan 2020 (final date TBA), Modena (Italy)

This foresight workshop is being managed by CoNISMa along with co-organisers UniBo, CNRS, UB and CSIC. This workshop will help to improve the scientific tools used to study and monitor “marine animal forests”, a need that was highlighted in the EuroMarine working group ANFORE. It will establish a network of experts able and willing to invest their time, effort and materials into developing the next generation of […]

Emergent Impacts on Coastal Areas: Adding the Role of Light Pollution to the Management and Protection of Ocean Commons (ECOLight) – 20-22 Jan 2020, Pisa (Italy)

This foresight workshop is being managed by UniPi and will feature key participants from Sorbonne U., RBI, CNRS, ULPGC, CNR and CCMAR. This workshop will further contribute to the discussion of marine coastal biodiversity under global change scenarios explored by previous EuroMarine workshops STRANGE and HoloMarine by focussing on the management of potential and actual impacts of artificial light at night (ALAN). For more information on this workshop, please […]

From Species Connectivity to Functional Connectivity (TUTTI) – 27-29 Apr 2020, Palma de Mallorca (Spain)

This foresight workshop, managed by IEO and co-organised by CSIC and CNRS is expected to constitute a stepping stone upon which to start assessing the effect of cumulative human pressures on functional connectivity. Participants will work towards a framework that allows a close interaction between research in structural and functional connectivity and ecosystem dynamics, combining  modelling and empiricist expertise. For more information on this workshop, please visit the […]

Incorporating Ecosystem Functioning in Marine Biodiversity Assessments (EFIMBA) – 12-14 May 2020, Santander (Spain)

This foresight workshop is being managed by CEFAS along with co-organisers IEO, Ifremer and UGOT. The participants will seek to establish an  agreeable definition of feeding guilds for species and size classes in order to assess change in food-web structure and function. The approach and indicators developed in the workshop will allow the scientists to make complementary recommendations on how to optimise the collection of trophic data. For […]

Modelling and Prediction of Harmful Algal Blooms, from Event Response to Multi-Decadal Projections (HABmodpred) – 18-21 May 2020, Glasgow (UK)

Managed by SAMS, co-organised with CSIC and featuring MI as a key participant, this foresight workshop will evaluate how the field of HAB modelling has progressed over the last decade, with a focus on the evolution of several leading HAB models. In this way the participants will contribute to the development of safeguards against the future continued proliferation of HABs. For more information on this workshop, please […]

Multi-Modelled Marine Ecosystems (M3E) – Jun 2020 (final date TBA), Nantes (France)

This foresight workshop will be hosted and managed by Ifremer, co-organised by DTU Aqua and IRD and include UCT – MA-Re as a key participant. The participants will address drawbacks of multi-modelling approaches designed to inform environmental management by evaluating an alternative framework where different scenarios are designed for each model in order to answer a common question from different angles, as most appropriate per model. For more information […]

Coral Ecology and Conservation in Mesophotic Temperate Ecosystems (ECoMeS) – Jun 2020 (final date TBA), Banyuls sur mer (France)

Managed by CNRS and co-organised by CoNISMa, UB and UniBO, this foresight workshop will seek to address knowledge gaps on Mediterranean temperate mesophotic ecosystems by bringing together scientists working on the distribution, ecology, biology, physiology, connectivity, reproduction, life history traits, and conservation of corals in these systems. For more information on this workshop, please visit the link below or email the activity leader. >> See more via […]

Modelling Different Components of Marine Plankton Biodiversity (MODIV) – 19-21 Aug 2020, Osterstedt (Germany)

This foresight workshop is being managed by GEOMAR, in coordination with UiB, ZMT, IO PAN and Ifremer. The workshop aims to help capture different aspects of plankton diversity in models by fostering a collaborative working session for a diverse group of experts, thus advancing our understanding of overall marine ecosystem functioning. For more information on this workshop, please visit the link below or email the […]

Threats of Endocrine-Disrupting Compounds and Environmental Pollutants to the Marine Biosphere: Translating Models to Real Life (MODEL-EDC) – 10-12 Sep 2020, Faro (Portugal) – FWS

This foresight workshop is being managed by CCMAR and co-organised by UGOT, CEFAS and CNR. The workshop will bring together experts from different fields of eco-toxicology and endocrine-disruption and facilitate a discussion on current assays for evaluating and predicting environmental risks and impacts of xenobiotics on marine environments, challenges and future directions. For more information on this workshop, please visit the link below or email the […]

Copernicus MOOC (Massive Open Online Course)

The Copernicus MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) is a new online training aimed at enabling anyone to address this challenge. Participants will learn how Copernicus data and services can be used to address societal challenges and generate business opportunities. In particular, they will learn how Copernicus – and space data in general – can be used […]

Ph.D. fellowship in Environmental Sciences at Leiden University (The Netherlands): “Evaluating coastal landscape management” – DL 14 Jan19

The Faculty of Science and Institute of Environmental Sciences  is looking for a PhD Environmental Sciences | Evaluating coastal landscape management Key responsibilities The new interdisciplinary Coastal landSCAPE (C-SCAPE) project aims to explore sustainable long-term sand nourishment strategies. Inspired by recent large-scale sand nourishments like the Sand Motor and Hondsbossche Dunes, the project examines how […]

Call for applications: “CDE – Copernicus Master in Digital Earth”, funded by the EU Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degree (EMJMD) Programme

Call for Applications – Intake 2 Includes information on call duration, participation in the EMJMD programme, eligibility, E+ scholarships, number of available scholarships, application and evaluation criteria, definition of outstanding students, procedures and dealines, information on application and selection procedure, as well as links to relevant information on the programme’s website. https://www.master-cde.eu/admission/procedures-deadlines/calls/   via IFPRS […]

Copernicus Marine Service training workshop for the Mediterranean Sea – Bologna, Italy, on 9-10 December – DL tomorrow!

Copernicus Marine Service training workshop for the Mediterranean Sea Mercator Ocean International, the Euro-Mediterranean Center on Climate Change (CMCC) and the University of Bologna are organising a Regional Copernicus Marine Service Training Workshop dedicated to the Mediterranean Sea in Bologna, Italy, on 9-10 December. Copernicus marine products are open access and free for all to use. Such a training event is […]

ECORD Training course The Virtual Drillship Experience – 20-24 April, Bremen, Germany – DL 17 Jan 20

Taking advantage of the unique and integrated facilities offered by the IODP Bremen Core Repository (BCR) and the MARUM Laboratories this training course will introduce the participants to life as a shipboard scientist, introducing shipboard scientific methods and work flow during a simulated drilling cruise. The focus will be on the practical aspects applied on the drilling vessels of the IODP program: the JOIDES […]

Position opening at NASA/GFC

SAIC has an opening for an experienced software engineer to support the Ocean Ecology Laboratory (OEL) at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland.  This position will perform web site and database development to support scientific satellite data product distribution and information dissemination for the OEL.  The successful candidate must be eligible for unrestricted […]

Post-doc fellowship at OOM/ARDITI (Madeira Island, Portugal): “Modelling marine ecosystems using Ecopath and simulating scenarios based on Ecosim (EwE)”

Bolsa de Investigação: ARDITI-MSIII-2019-003 Job: Post-doc fellowship Job/Fellowship Reference: ARDITI-MSIII-2019-003 Main research field: Biological sciences Sub research field: Biology Job summary: Develop an ecosystem model for Madeira archipelago marine environment based on Ecopath, with Ecosim (EwE) and Ecospace valences to inform the Development process of a coordinated approach for assessing MSFD Descriptor 4 in the Macaronesian subregion in Project Mistic […]

25th Ocean Optics Conference – October 25-30, 2020, Norfolk, USA

The 25th Ocean Optics Conference will take place next year, and we’re excited to share the following information: Dates: October 25-30, 2020 Location: Norfolk, Virginia, USA Venue: Hilton Norfolk the Main Conference website: https://oceanopticsconference.org/ Over these five days, attendees will hear the best of what our field has produced over the last two years with a mix of what […]

International Radiation Symposium 2020: Submission of Abstracts – DL 20 Dec 19

Dear colleague, Please note that the deadline for submitting your abstract to the International Radiation Symposium (IRS) 2020 is due 20 Dec 2020. Follow the link below for submission instructions: https://www.irs2020.org/preparation-of-abstracts/ You may register now at: https://www.irs2020.org/register-now/ If you have any questions or phase problems with the submission procedure, please contact us: info@irs2020.org   On behalf of the Local Organizing Committee, Alkis Bais Aristotle […]

4th International School in Marine Biology – 26 Jan to 1st Feb, 2020, Namibia – DL 15 Nov 19

The DANIEL JOUVANCE FOUNDATION (www.danieljouvance-fondation.org) will organize the 4th International School in Marine Biology at the Sam Nujoma Campus, University of Namibia, Henties Bay, Namibia from January 26th to February 1rst, 2020. This 4th International School in Marine Biology will be a collaboration between the Daniel Jouvance Foundation, the Sorbonne University Foundation and the University […]

EUROFLEETS+ Floating University – “Mapping the Ocean Floor: An Introduction to Practical Aspects of Hydrographic Surveying” – Feb 2020, Ireland – DL 22 Nov 19

EUROFLEETS+ Floating University – “Mapping the Ocean Floor: An Introduction to Practical Aspects of Hydrographic Surveying” RV Celtic Voyager, Cork, Ireland, February 19th to February 25th, 2020 The EurofleetsPlus “Floating University” Eurofleets+ is a unique consortium of research vessels, equipment and scientists supported by 42 marine institutes, universities, foundations and SMEs from 24 countries around the North Atlantic […]

5 PhD positions on the study of structure, biodiversity, ecosystem function and modelling of saline lake ecosystems at METU, Turkey

5 PhD positions on the study of structure, biodiversity, ecosystem function and modelling of saline lake ecosystems at METU,  Turkey Download pdf flier We are seeking highly motivated Turkish or international PhD students to join our large research project funded by TÜBİTAK 2232 programme for outstanding researchers – focusing on structure, functioning and modelling of saline lakes ecosystems. The […]

AI Moonshot Challenge – 500K euros award to perform further research in Portugal for up to 2 years

AI Moonshot Challenge – 500K euros award to perform further research in Portugal for up to 2 years Participate in the first worldwide competition to combine AI and emerging space technologies to detect, locate and monitor maritime waste on a planetary scale. https://www.moonshotchallenge.ai/   via IVAR/UAc Have any opportunity in ocean sciences to share? Send […]

Ph.D. position – Developing an Earth Observation-based operational platform to support the prevention, predicting and monitoring of natural hazards in the Archipelago of the Azores (Portugal) – DL 04 Feb 20

Developing an Earth Observation-based operational platform to support the prevention, predicting and monitoring of natural hazards in the Archipelago of the Azores (Portugal) CENTRE IVAR – Instituto de Investigação em Vulcanologia e Avaliação de Riscos www.ivar.azores.gov.pt START THE APPLICATION CENTRE DESCRIPTION Located between Europe and the United States, the Research Institute of Volcanology and Risk […]

PhD Research – Getting the most out of deep-sea images for ecological assessment – DL 03 Jan 2020

“Getting the most out of deep-sea images for ecological assessment <https://www.findaphd.com/phds/project/getting-the-most-out-of-deep-sea-images-for-ecological-assessment/?p112015>” – University of Southampton <https://www.southampton.ac.uk/>, Graduate School of the National Oceanography Centre Southampton <https://www.southampton.ac.uk/oes/>, PhD studentship within the Natural Environment Research Council Doctoral Training Partnership INSPIRE <http://inspire-dtp.ac.uk/> – the Interdisciplinary Southampton Partnership for Investigators Researching the Environment. Monitoring benthic communities is a fundamental requirement for the conservation of habitats and […]

Social Media and Science Communication Coordinator – Louisiana Universities Marine Consortium

Review of applications will commence immediately and continue until the position is filled Download a PDF description of this position. <https://lumcon.edu/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/Social-Media-and-Science-Communication-Coordinator-ad_2019.docx.pdf> A Social Media & Science Communication Coordinator is sought for employment at the Louisiana Universities Marine Consortium (LUMCON).  Science communication strategies at LUMCON focus on innovation and seek to catalyze change through that innovation. One […]

Post-doc – supporting ID of priority areas for marine conservation in the Azores, IMAR, Azores – DL 19 Nov 19

 Call for applications for a Postdoc research fellowship for – supporting the identification of the priority areas for marine conservation in the Azores IMAR – Institute of Marine Research is opening a call for one post-doctoral fellowship within the Blue Azores protocol developed by IMAR/Fundação Oceano Azul/Waitt Foundation, with the duration of 6 months starting on December 2019. Field of […]

Postdoctoral Fellow in Hyperspectral Remote Sensing, Eawag (Lausanne) and University of Zurich, Switzerland

Eawag, the Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology, is an internationally networked aquatic research institute within the ETH Domain (Swiss Federal Institutes of Technology). Eawag conducts research, education and expert consulting to achieve the dual goals of meeting direct human needs for water and maintaining the function and integrity of aquatic ecosystems. The […]

PhD position in Chemical Oceanography (In Spanish) – DL 14 Nov 19

OFERTA TEMÁTICA DE TESIS DOCTORAL EN OCEANOGRAFÍA QUÍMICA FINANCIACIÓN: AYUDAS PARA LA FORMACIÓN DE PROFESORADO UNIVERSITARIO (FPU) 2019 Se buscan candidatas y candidatos para solicitar una ayuda FPU del MICINN asociada a un proyecto de tesis doctoral a desarrollar en el IEO de Vigo / A Coruña / Gijón, bajo de dirección de Marta Álvarez y […]

8th International Symposium on Gas Transfer at Water Surfaces – 19-22May 2020, United Kingdom – DL 15 Nov 19 (early bird)

8th International Symposium on Gas Transfer at Water Surfaces 19 – 22 May 2020, Plymouth Marine Laboratory, UK Early bird registration & early career researcher application 15 November 2019 Registration: https://bit.ly/2NiAhmd The International Symposium on Gas Transfer at Water Surfaces (GTWS) is a 5-yearly event that brings together ~150 scientists from all over the world. Relevant topics […]

17th Asia Oceania Geosciences Society (AOGS) meeting – 28 Jun – 4 Jul, South Korea – DL 21 Jan 2020

The Asia Oceania Geosciences Society (AOGS) 17th Annual Meeting will be organised from 28 June to 4 July 2020 at Vivaldi Park Ski Resort, Hongcheon. The abstract submission is now open until 21 January 2020. Read more…   via CLIVAR Have any opportunity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to info_at_nf-pogo-alumni.org

Swiss Climate Summer School 2020 – 23-28 Aug 2020, Switzerland – DL 10 Jan 2020

The Swiss Climate Summer School 2020 will take place on 23 – 28 August in Grindelwald, Switzerland. Early career researchers (PhD and posdoctctoral researchers) from all fields of climate research are invited to attend. The focus will be on “Extreme weather and climate: from atmospheric processes to impacts on ecosystems and society.” For more information […]

PhD Opportunities at Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science – University of Miami – DL 1 Dec 19

The Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science (RSMAS) at the University of Miami is seeking applicants to several Ph.D. research assistantships available in 2020. RSMAS faculty research interests fall under the following departments: Atmospheric Science (ATM), Marine Biology and Ecology (MBE), Marine Ecosystems and Society (MES), Marine Geosciences (MGS), Meteorology and Physical Oceanography (MPO), and Ocean Sciences (OCE). Please […]

PhD position at CRIOBE: Chemical and microbial mediation of coral recruitment – DL **10 Nov 19**

We are looking for a suitable candidate for a PhD position available at the CRIOBE as part of the ANR (Agence Nationale de la Recherche)-funded project CoralMates to start in March/April 2020. Project description: Coral recruitment is a crucial ecological process that impacts the maintenance and recovery of coral reef populations. Together with scleractinian corals, crustose coralline algae (CCA) […]

International workshop MARINE SPATIAL PLANNING in Maldives – DL Nov 2019

We would like to advise that the latest positions are available for our international training workshop ?Marine Spatial Planning: an experience in the Maldives? organized by the Planning Climate Change Lab of the University of Venice, Italy?(http://www.planningclimatechange.org/en) in collaboration with the University of Milano-Bicocca, Italy (www.marhe.unimib.it) and with the participation of Tundy Spring Agardy!! The […]

Free Best Practice Guide for Multiple-Drivers Marine Research, and free online learning tool ‘Multiple Drivers simulator’

Through SCOR Working Group 149 led by Philip Boyd (University of Tasmania), we have developed a free tool box for Multiple Drivers’ Marine Research. It includes a Best Practices Guide, an online and an online simulate experimental designs for ‘Multiple Stressors’ research, named MEDDLE. Here a summary (based on a review by Bronwyn Wake, Nature […]

Job Opportunity in Oceanography at DOP University of the Azores – DL 3 Dec

The Oceanography team at DOP- Okeanos Centre is looking for a highly motivated researcher in the oceanography field to be part of the European Project iFado. For more information please contact: Catharina Pieper I – INVITATION TO TENDER   An application is now open for 1 Science and Technology Management Scholarship (BGCT); Scientific Area: Physical […]

Postdoctoral Research in Coral Cell Biology in Lewinski lab at Virginia Commonwealth University (Richmond, VA)

A highly motivated candidate is sought for a postdoctoral researcher position available in the laboratory of Dr. Nastassja Lewinski in the Chemical and Life Science Engineering at Virginia Commonwealth University. The candidate chosen for this position will participate in a research project that aims to study at the cellular level the biological, material, and architectural factors that influence biomineralization, symbiosis, […]

Solicitation for Participant Applications to Attend the Second Coral Bleaching Research Coordination Network Workshop July 1-3 in Germany – DL 13 Dec 19

The NSF funded Coral Bleaching Research Coordination Network (Coral Bleaching RCN) will be hosting a *second* workshop to develop recommendations for how coral researchers can best *archive* and *preserve* bleaching samples for a variety of downstream analyses (e.g., omics, physiology, geochemistry, paleontology) and collaborative research efforts. The workshop will be held* July 1-3 2020 at the Center for Marine Environmental […]

EuroMarine Foresight workshop on Seaweed Aquaculture – 12-13 Dec 19, Germany

Seaweed Aquaculture: A promising tool for the restoration and sustainable development of coastal environments or an expensive end-of-pipe technology? (RECOVER) Kiel, Germany 12-13 December 2019 [A foresight workshop funded by EuroMarine after its 2018 call for proposals] Interested Participants: There are currently limited spaces available for interested EuroMarine members to participate in the upcoming foresight workshop: RECOVER. These spots will be filled on a […]

Faculty Position in Coastal Processes – DL 20 Nov 19

Cornell University’s Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences (EAS) seeks to fill a tenure track faculty position in coastal geology, sedimentology, or coastal geohazards, with an emphasis on the response of coastal regions to tectonic, geodynamic, climatic, or atmospheric processes. We are particularly interested in candidates who use observational data, including but not limited to […]

Call: International Climate Protection Fellowship – DL 1st Mar 20

Call: International Climate Protection Fellowship Application deadline: 1 March 2020 The Alexander von Humboldt Foundation grants up to 20 fellowships to prospective leaders from non-European transition or developing countries, who are active in any of the following areas: scientific, engineering-based, legal, economic, health-related or social aspects of climate change. The young climate experts will come […]

5th AGILE Ph.D. School (25/28 November 2019, Estonia) DL 24 Oct 2019

5th AGILE Ph.D. School (25/28 November 2019, Tartu – Estonia): Call for applications (short paper submissions) extended until 24 October 2019 More info here via IFPRS Have any opportunity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to info_at_nf-pogo-alumni.org

Postdoc Position at IMAR Azores – DL 25 Oct 19

http://www.okeanos.uac.pt/call-imar-investigador-doutorado-fun-azores Postdoc Position: IMAR – Institute of Marine Research is opening a call for applications for for a fixed-term research contract within the funded research project “Fun Azores” Acores 01-0145-FEDER-000123. · Scientific area: Biological Sciences/Biodiversity Patterns, ecological modelling. · Admission requirements: Candidates of any nationality must hold a PhD degree in marine biology, ecology, environmental […]

Two tenure-track positions at UNCW: Microbiology and Ecotoxicology – Priority given to applications submitted by 1st Nov 19

University of North Carolina Wilmington Department of Biology and Marine Biology   TENURE-TRACK FACULTY POSITIONS IN MICROBIOLOGY AND ECOTOXICOLOGY The Department of Biology and Marine Biology at the University of North Carolina Wilmington invites applications for two tenure-track Assistant Professor positions in 1) Microbiology and 2) Ecotoxicology, beginning in August 2020. Candidates must have a […]

Walter and Rosalie Goldberg Professorship in Tropical Ecology and Conservation – DL 18 Nov 19

The Department of Biological Sciences at Florida International University (FIU, http://biology.fiu.edu) seeks a top scholar to fill the Walter and Rosalie Professorship in Tropical Ecology and Conservation. We seek qualified individuals whose area of expertise is sustainability, resilience, impact of invasive species, artificial materials, or other aspects of human disruption of terrestrial, aquatic, or marine tropical […]