POST DOC – Metaphylogeography of Mediterranean marine benthic invertebrates @UNIBO

In the context of a European Project on Marine Metabarcoding Benthic Biodiversity, we are seeking to recruit an enthusiastic and highly motivated Postdoctoral researcher to work at the laboratory of Ecological and Environmental Genetics in Ravenna Campus (Department of Biological, ecological and Environmental Science (BiGeA), University of Bologna, Italy) on *Metaphylogeography of Mediterranean marine benthic […]

YOUMARES 10 – THE OCEANS: Our Research, Our Future – Abstracts deadline: 31 July 2019

11th to 13th of September 2019, Hamburg, Germany “Topics of Blue Growth and Economy such as aquaculture, fisheries and biotechnology, but also Marine Pollution and Climate Change.” All information on oral and poster presentations and the submission guidelines can be found here: https://www.youmares.org/submission-guidelines/       via CIMA UAlg Have any opportunity in ocean sciences […]

“Copernicus Marine Service Workshop & Training for the Aquaculture Sector” September 24 – 25 in Athens, Greece

The European Aquaculture Technology & Innovation Platform (EATIP) and Mercator Ocean International, organize in September 24 – 25 in Athens, Greece, an event entitled: “Copernicus Marine Service Workshop & Training for the Aquaculture Sector” The objectives are to : Allow the aquaculture community to share issues they are facing regarding the management of aquaculture farms. […]

Lecturer/ Senior Lecturer in Marine Ecological Modelling – New Zealand – DL 02 Aug 19

The Institute of Marine Science (IMS) and the School of Biological (SBS) in the Faculty of Science invites applications from Marine Ecologists with a strong computational background to join our team at a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer level. This role supports working collaboratively between IMS and SBS. It will involve contributing to our undergraduate teaching programmes, supervising […]

Researcher in Earth Observation Applications (M/F)- Luxembourg

The successful candidate will join the Environmental Research and Innovation (ERIN) department. With a team of more than 170 scientists and engineers from life science, environmental science, and IT science, the ERIN department is tackling major environmental challenges our society is facing today: climate change mitigation, ecosystem resilience, sustainable energy systems, efficient use of renewable […]

UNESCO/Japan Young Researchers’ Fellowship programme (UNESCO/Keizo Obuchi Research Fellowships Programme) 2019

UNESCO/Japan Young Researchers’ Fellowship Programme (UNESCO/Keizo Obuchi Research Fellowships Programme) 2019 Please find attached herewith a copy of the letter of announcement concerning this programme where all the terms and conditions of the programme are spelled out. The deadline for submission of candidatures to the Participation Programme and Fellowships Section is on 29 November 2019   […]

FAO Remote sensing vacancy announcement – DL 24 Jul 19

Remote sensing, monitoring and/or management and sustainable livelihoods specialist – peatlands and mangroves  Job Posting : 04/Jul/2019 Closure Date : 24/Jul/2019, 9:59:00 PM Organizational Unit: FOA Job Type : Non-staff opportunities Type of Requisition: Consultant / PSA (Personal Services Agreement) Grade Level: N/A Primary Location : Various Locations Duration: 4–11 months (renewable) Post Number: N/A IMPORTANT NOTICE: Please note that Closure Date and Time […]

Newest Ocean Colour satellite dataset (v4.0) is available and covers 2 decades from 1997 to 2018

Calling climate scientists, modellers and oceanographers: The newest Ocean Colour satellite dataset (v4.0) is available and covers TWO DECADES from 1997 to 2018. Access the data– > https://esa-oceancolour-cci.org   via IFPRS Have any opportunity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to lilian.krug@nf-pogo-alumni.org  

Manuscripts are being invited for a special issue in Acta Oceanologica Sinica – Indian Ocean

Manuscripts are being invited for a special issue in Acta Oceanologica Sinica. All manuscripts about the ocean dynamics, environment, air-sea interactions over the Indian Ocean (including the Maritime Continent and the Southern Ocean connected to the Indian Ocean) are welcome. Manuscripts on interdisciplinary studies related to physics or dynamics, interactions between ocean basins, and ocean-land […]

CATCH Open Science Workshop, 7-8 December 2019, Berkeley, USA – DL 11 Oct 19

The SOLAS co-sponsored CATCH (Cryosphere and Atmospheric Chemistry) Open Science Workshop will be held on 7-8 December 2019 at the University of California in Berkeley, USA. An important objective of this workshop is to gather ideas and community support to develop CATCH working groups in order to focus research on emerging CATCH topics and research challenges. […]

Aquaculture and Fisheries Conference – 14-15 October 2019 – Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia – DL 20 Jul 2019

We are accepting abstracts for Oral/Poster Presentations till 20th July, 2019. This opportunity to meet Global Experts on Aquaculture and Fisheries from both Academia and Industry. Over 2 days, you’ll hear inspirational keynotes from across the world, and insights from over 50 pioneering experts and research leaders. Visit website for more details: Aqualife-2019 Just some […]

ESA Massive Open Online Course entitled ‘Echoes in Space – An Introduction to Radar Remote Sensing’ – September 2019

Echoes from space will take you on a journey through the exciting world of Radar Remote Sensing. Learn the basics that will help you to understand where this technology is coming from, how the images are acquired and which manifold applications already use Radar Remote Sensing to help protect our planet. You will get a […]

Webinar: Using the UN Biodiversity Lab to Support Biodiversity Monitoring & Reporting

Using the UN Biodiversity Lab to Support Biodiversity Monitoring & Reporting  Spatial data are available for your country through the UN Biodiversity Lab [1] on trends such as the rate of forest loss between 2000-2017 and protected area coverage of key biodiversity areas. You can also access maps that can help you understand where to take actions, such as those […]

PhD student position in CoastDark project – DL 14 Jun 19

JOB OFFER: PhD student position in CoastDark project IOPAN | Sopot, Poland | Deadline: 14 Jun 2019 Project Title: Changes in the structure and functioning of pelagic ecosystems affected by water darkening due to glacier/river runoff in the fjords of European Arctic (CoastDark) Project Description: The objective of the project is to analyse the influence […]

PhD Opportunity: Relative sea level rise and coastal flood vulnerability in deltaic regions – DL 31 May 19

General Information A 3-year Ph.D. position in Earth Sciences is currently open at the LIttoral, ENvironment and Societies (LIENSs) – UMR 7266, CNRS, La Rochelle University, La Rochelle, France. Localization: France, La Rochelle. Application deadline: May 31, 2019. Earliest starting date: September 2019. Contract period: 36 months Salary: ~1768 € gross monthly. Director(s) and team […]

Course Methods in tropical reefs monitoring, Bangka (Indonesia) 3-11 October 2019 – DL 31 May 19

Dear all,                 I would like to inform you about the next course on Methods in tropical reefs monitoring that will be held in Bangka (Indonesia), 3-11 October 2019. Grant application deadline 31st of May 2019 Reef Check Italia onlus, the Faculty of Fisheries and Marine Sciences of […]

Special Issue Remote Sensing: “Synergy of Remote Sensing and Modelling Techniques for Ocean Studies” – DL 30 Sep 19

Dear colleagues, We would like to draw your attention to a planned special issue of the journal Remote Sensing entitled “Synergy of Remote Sensing and Modelling Techniques for Ocean Studies” with a focus on a synergist approach for observing the complex circulation in the coastal ocean and understanding the physical and biological interactions. Please have […]

Two PhD positions – research project “A Genetic View into Past Sea Ice Variability in the Arctic (AGENSI)” – DL 11 Jun 19

We have two PhD positions available at the Norwegian Research Centre (NORCE) within the cross-disciplinary research project “A Genetic View into Past Sea Ice Variability in the Arctic (AGENSI)”, funded through an ERC Consolidator Grant. The first PhD project in Molecular Ecology and Paleoceanography will focus on using environmental ancient DNA for Late Quaternary sea ice reconstructions. We are looking to fill this […]

Ocean-Atmosphere Interactions: Scoping directions for U.S. research – DL 1st Jul 19

Apply to attend workshop on Ocean-Atmosphere Interactions: Scoping directions for U.S. research The workshop will be held October 1-3, 2019 at The Woodlands at Algonkian in Sterling, VA, and will gather U.S. scientists working at the air-sea interface to identify research priorities and facilitate the communication and collaboration required for future significant research advances. Leadership […]

Senior Research Associate at Lancaster University – Butterflyfish dynamics – DL 30 June 19

Senior Research Associate: Behaviourally-mediated shifts in reef fish communities following severe disturbance (NERC funded) Closing date: June 30th 2019 Start date: Oct 1st 2019 We are seeking a highly motivated and enthusiastic ecologist to contribute to a project investigating how mass coral bleaching affects butterflyfish (Chaetodon spp.) behaviour and subsequently scales up to impact ecological […]

PhD Student Position in Deep-Sea Coral and Seamount Ecology – DL 31 May 19

Seeking a highly motivated student for a PhD position studying deep-sea corals of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands and the Emperor Seamount Chain, in the lab of Amy Baco-Taylor in the Oceanography program in the Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences Department at Florida State University.  Student will work on NSF-funded project focused around determining the distribution […]

Recruiting Assistant Professors @ the University of Hong Kong – DL 31 May 19

HKU is conducting a search for an interdisciplinary meeting (expenses covered) to be held this October, and all participants will be considered for Assistant Professorships.  This is a university-level opportunity and the start-up packages could be quite lucrative.  The target participants are early career scientists (PhD candidates, postdocs, recent assistant profs, etc).  Links to the […]

PhD position – effects of macroalgae on the chemical and microbial mediation of coral recruitment – DL 31 May 19

We are seeking applicants for a PhD project that will study the effects of macroalgae on the chemical and microbial mediation of coral  recruitment. Our project aims to understand 1) how macroalgae modify the  microbial and chemical reefscapes, and 2) how these modifications affect  the coral microbiome and the early life stages of reef corals. The work  will be divided […]

Senior Consultant: Ecosystem Services – DL 8 May 19

Anchor Environmental Consultants is seeking a talented and enthusiastic scientist with particular interests in spatial analysis and modelling pertaining to the quantification and valuation of ecosystem services, for conservation planning, resource management and natural capital accounting, to join a team of dynamic individuals who are passionate about what they do. Download the full description here: […]

Adjunct Professor (Oceanography) at Lewis & Clark College in Portland, OR

Lewis & Clark College, a private liberal arts college with about 2,000 undergraduates, invites applications for an adjunct professorship in the Environmental Studies Program beginning Fall 2019. The successful candidate will deliver a sophomore-level Oceanography course that consists of three weekly one-hour lectures and a weekly 3-hour laboratory session (see schedule and course description below). Ph.D. or ABD in Atmospheric, […]

Hardy Research Fellowship – DL 22 May 19

Applications are invited for a Hardy Research Fellowship, a research position (either Research Fellow or Senior Research Fellow) to investigate impacts of environmental change on marine organisms (from microbes to plankton to higher organisms) in coastal, rocky shore and oceanic ecosystems using historic and ongoing long-term data sets collected and curated by the MBA and […]

Feature Issue of Applied Optics: Active and Passive Optical Remote Sensing of the Aquatic Environment – DL 1 Nov 19

Feature Issue of Applied Optics: Active and Passive Optical Remote Sensing of the Aquatic Environment Submission Opens: 1 September 2019 Submission Deadline: 1 November 2019 Applied Optics welcomes submissions to a feature issue on “Active and Passive Optical Remote Sensing of the Aquatic Environment.” Through decades of efforts and practices, great progress has been achieved in understanding […]

II Congress of Young Marine Researchers – 1-4 Oct 19, Spain – DL 10 May 19

The II Congress of Young Marine Researchers, framed in the International Campus of Excellence in Marine Science (CEI·MAR), will be held in the University of Malaga (Spain), during October 2019 (1 – 4 October 2019). Conference website (English/Español): http://jisdelmar.uma.es Conference aims are: (a) to promote the presentation of scientific contributions carried out by the new generations of researchers in the marine […]

PostDoc Opportunity: Genomic patterns of population outbreak dynamics in Crown-of-Thorns Seastars on the Great Barrier Reef – DL 11 Sep 19

We are seeking expressions of interest for a post-doctoral position, funding to be acquired through an EU Horizon 2020 Marie Sklodowska-Curie Global Fellowship (deadline 11 Sept. 2019)./ *Genomic patterns of population outbreak dynamics in Crown-of-Thorns Seastars on the Great Barrier Reef (Australia).* Crown-of-Thorns Seastars (CoTS) are among the greatest threats to the  corals of the Great Barrier Reef. These […]

Postdoctoral Fellow – Molecular Ecology – DL 31 May 19

The Laboratory of Integrative Marine and Coastal Ecology at Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute -Florida Atlantic University seeks a Postdoctoral Fellow to contribute to molecular ecology projects in the Caribbean Sea and Florida. This laboratory is a subunit of the Harbor Branch Marine Ecosystem Health Program and focuses on understanding the mechanisms that underlie changes in marine and coastal ecosystems […]

Paid EURODYSSEE Traineeships at the Azorean Biodiversity Group

Paid EURODYSSEE Traineeships in the Azores from mid-June to mid-December 2019 Several Eurodyssée-funded traineeships in the Azores are being offered (in a competitive basis), from mid-June to mid-December 2019 (6 months). If you’re interested in learning and working in this Atlantic archipelago, check your European region’s eligibility (current residence required) at http://www.eurodyssee.eu/it/regions/the-regions.html and see the […]

Postdoctoral Fellowship at the University of Toronto Mississauga (Canada)

The Schoenbohm Research Group (http://www.lindsay-schoenbohm.com/) in the Department of Chemical and Physical Sciences at the University of Toronto Mississauga invites applications for a Postdoctoral Fellowship beginning September 1, 2019, or shortly thereafter. Initial appointment will be for up to two years, with the possibility of renewal. Preference is given to candidates who have a PhD […]

PhD student: physical mechanisms governing sea ice breakup under wave action in the marginal ice zone (New Zealand)

The University of Otago in New Zealand is looking for a PhD student to investigate the physical mechanisms  governing sea ice breakup under wave action in the marginal ice zone. The project will involve developing a small-scale model of ocean waves  breaking up a small number of ice floes with various shapes and sizes.  The model will combine […]

2nd GEOTRACES Summer School – 23-28 Sep 19, Spain – DL 15 May 19

The second GEOTRACES summer school will be held between the 23rd and 28th September 2019 in Cadiz, Spain, on board of the school ship Intermares A-41.  GEOTRACES summer schools aim at teaching the skills and knowledge necessary for a good understanding of the biogeochemical cycles of trace metals. General lectures will be given by 10 world-leading international scientists and practical sessions including field […]

PhD- Comparative phylogenetics of the scleractinia

I am seeking a PhD student for the following; A comparative framework for the assisted evolution of hard corals (Scleractinia) PhD project: Hard corals from South Africa?s shallow sub-tidal assemblages in KwaZulu-Natal are noteworthy both in terms of their diversity and their apparent ?resilience? in the face of climate change. This presents a unique opportunity […]

Attraction-of-Young-Talents-with-International-Experience – Brazil – DL 6 May 19

The program’s objective is to enlist young researchers, Brazilian or foreign, with relevant academic and scientific experience abroad, to develop research and teaching activities in graduate programs at University of Sao Paulo (USP) in accordance with PrInt USP/CAPES Program. It is expected that the participation of young researcher in the overarching PrInt Program will contribute to knowledge exchange, […]

Postdoctoral Associate – use of high spatial resolution multispectral imagery for near coastal environments in the Arctic Ocean

The Old Dominion University’s Department of Ocean, Earth and Atmosphere sciences invites applications for a postdoctoral associate to work with Dr. Richard Zimmerman and Dr. Victoria Hill.  Applicant will work on a NASA-funded project to evaluate the use of high spatial resolution multispectral imagery for near coastal environments including seagrass meadows and kelp forests, as well as marginal ice zones […]

30 vacancies NESSC Cofund, Netherlands – DL 19 May 19

Currently we have 30 vacancies, the available positions are organized in 5 research themes – please click on a research theme for more information about the positions.. The application deadline for all projects is 19 May 2019. Please use the application links of the individual projects to apply. If you have any questions regarding a specific […]

PhD on the aesthetic value of coral reef biodiversity, CNRS (France) – DL 15 May 19

The University of Montpellier (CNRS, France) is seeking candidates for a PhD which proposes to measure and contextualize the aesthetic value of coral reefs fish communities. The methodology will be based on the analysis of photographic databases combined with the use of online questionnaires. Application deadline: 15 May 2019 >> See more       via EuroMarine […]

Fourteen new marine research positions, VLIZ (Belgium) – DL 15 May 19

In the run up to the United Nations Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development, Belgium’s Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ) is hiring 14 new colleagues in its research department To strengthen its research capacity. the successful candidates will work in a unique institute in which your science will be supported by state of the art data systems and services, research infrastructure, science communication […]

Physalia Spring 2019 Courses, Ongoing, Berlin (Germany)

Physalia courses is a Berlin-based company which offers academic training courses primarily for PhD students, postdocs, PIs and technicians. With over 50 instructors from international academic institutions, courses cover a wide range of topics, with a focus on skills relating to environmental and marine sciences. Application deadlines: Visit EuroMarine website below for more information >> See […]

EuroMarine call for Individual Fellowships to participate in advanced courses – DL 26 Apr 19

EuroMarine is now accepting applications for individual fellowships to participate in advanced courses. Training courses must focus on topics relevant to the EuroMarine domain, both in Europe and globally. Courses may be onsite or online. To be eligible, applicants should be young scientists either pursuing their PhD or undertaking their first postdoctoral contract. Application deadline: […]

PhD studentship in phylogenomics of metazoans – Department of Zoology, UFPR (Brazil)

The Zoology Department of the Federal University of Paraná (UFPR) at Curitiba, Brazil, is looking for highly motivated PhD candidates to work on a project focusing on phylogenomics of metazoans. Candidates must understand written and spoken Portuguese, but fluency is not required. Students from Latin America and Lusophone Africa are strongly encouraged to apply. Funding is guaranteed for 4 […]

Assistant Professor – Remote Sensing application to natural resources management – Morocco – DL 26 Apr 19

The Remote Sensing Center at Mohammed VI Polytechnic University is hiring an Assistant Professor specialized in the area of multi-sensor remote sensing to support natural resources management, namely application to water, soil and agriculture. Candidates should combine independence, ambition and team work in the front line of research fields with a strong focus on innovation […]

Submit your research to “Impacts of Hurricanes…” session at CERF 2019 – DL 1 May 19

We invite you to submit your recent hurricane related research to an the upcoming Coastal and Estuarine Research Federation 2019 Conference Session entitled “Impacts of Hurricanes on Coastal Physical, Ecological, and Biogeochemical Processes.” Session website: https://nam01.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fcerf.confex.com%2Fcerf%2F2019%2Fwebprogrampreliminary%2FSession2194.html&data=02%7C01%7Cizink%40rsmas.miami.edu%7Cb524475ba0804084b19608d6b91ca495%7C2a144b72f23942d48c0e6f0f17c48e33%7C0%7C0%7C636899930010861070&sdata=dLcPC9Wj0TrGbeezLDQbyfGmIxN7KjGIB%2FdntGMKpHY%3D&reserved=0 Session Description: The extraordinary rainfall, runoff, storm surges, and accumulated cyclone energy allowed for recognition of several recent hurricanes including […]

Research Scientist Position (USA work status required) – DL 3 May 19

SECORE Internaional is a coral reef conservation and restoration organization encompassing a global network of scientists, public aquarium professionals and local stakeholders. SECORE is recruiting for a permanent Research Scientist to be based in Miami (US work status required) with focus on research and coral restoration in the Bahamas. Thus, extensive travel is expected. Applications due 3 May 2019. Please […]

5 Post-Doc positions for marine ecosystem modellers at OGS (Italy) – DL 1 May 19

There are five post-doc positions available at OGS, The official call can be found here: https://www.inogs.it/en/node/1559   DEADLINE is MAY 1, 2019   via CIMA/UAlg Have any opportunity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to lilian.krug_at_nf-pogo-alumni.org

SMART various Training Through Research Surveys 2019

The 2019 call for applicants to take part in Training Through Research Surveys (TTRS)  is now open.  TTRS is a collaboration with the Marine Institute that increases national capacity in offshore marine research by offering training and mentoring for students of marine related sciences and technologies on research surveys on the national RVs, Celtic Explorer and […]

Oceanhackweek – 26-30 Aug, USA – DL 13 May 2019

Oceanhackweek is a 5-day learning hackathon aimed at exploring, creating and promoting effective computation and analysis workflows for large and complex oceanographic data. By democratizing data access and increasing exposure to technological assets, our goals are to accelerate research, promote collaboration and cultivate data science literacy among the ocean sciences community.   Travel and lodging […]

PhD positions for Data Scientists in Marine Sciences, Germany – DL 15 May 19

Doctoral candidates in the Helmholtz School for Marine Data Science (MarDATA) will be jointly supervised by two professors, who have faculty recognition for doctoral supervision at one of the partner universities. This tandem consists of integrated knowledge and expertise represented by an expert located at GEOMAR or AWI, who will provide the marine research focus to […]

Registration for 4th workshop on trait-based approaches to marine life is now open – DL 30 Apr 19

Registration is now open for the 4th Workshop on Trait-Based Approaches to Marine Life. Registration deadline: 30 Apr 2019 >> See more       via EuroMarine Have any opportunity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to lilian.krug_at_nf-pogo-alumni.org

Postdoctoral fellowship: Machine learning and marine ecology, Ifremer (France) – DL 08 Apr 19

IFREMER (France) are seeking a postdoctoral scientist who will join and collaborate with modeling groups at IFREMER/DYNECO in Brest (France) and who is interested in machine learning methods applied to ecology. The topic relates to seagrass evolution in the Arcachon Bay (France). Application deadline: 8 Sep 2019 >> See more       via EuroMarine Have any opportunity in […]

Research fellowship on Lagrangian methods and data analysis, CNR-ISMAR (Italy) – DL 30 May 19

The Institute of Marine Sciences of the National Research Council (CNR-ISMAR, Italy) is offering a fellowship for conducting research activities at the Unit of Lerici (La Spezia, Italy), related to the Project CARTHE-III. The focus of the fellowship is the “Development and application of Lagrangian analysis techniques aimed at studying (sub)mesoscale surface dynamics and implications […]

PhD on the effects of Omega 3 depletion on marine fish, Ifremer (France) – DL 23 May 19

Ifremer’s Laboratory of Environmental Marine Science (LEMAR) is offering a PhD position on the effects of Omega 3 depletion on marine fish. This project will use newly-developed methods in laboratory experiments to test the effect of reduction in EFA and climate warming on two levels of the food chain, primary (Golden grey mullet Liza aurata) and […]

Postdoctoral position in Ecological Modelling, NIVA (Norway) – DL 30 Apr 19

A Postdoc position is available at the Norwegian Institute for Water Research connected to the research project EISA “Ecology and management of the invasive snow crab: Predicting expansion, impacts and sustainability in the Arctic under climate change”. Application deadline: 30 Apr 2019 >> See more      via EuroMarine Have any opportunity in ocean sciences to share? […]

Two PhD positions available focusing on plankton research, AWI (Germany) – DL 17 Apr 19

The Alfred Wegener Institute Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research (AWI) has two PhD opportunities in plankton research. The first investigates global change impacts on plankton dynamics, while the second will focus on trait-based plankton ecology Application deadline: 17 Apr 2019 >> See more       via EuroMarine Have any opportunity in ocean sciences […]

PhD on the optimization of mariculture cage systems used in the fish industry, Ghent University (Belgium) – DL 15 Apr 19

Ghent University, Departments of Biology and Engineering, are looking for a highly motivated candidate for carrying out PhD study on the optimization of aquaculture cage systems used in the fish industry. Application deadline: 15 Apr 2019 >> See more       via EuroMarine Have any opportunity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to lilian.krug_at_nf-pogo-alumni.org

Advanced school on Multispecies modelling Approaches for ecosystem based marine Resource management in the Mediterranean Sea, 1-6 July 2019, Italy – DL 15 Apr 19

The AMARE-MED 2019 advanced school on quantitative methods for ecosystem approach to fisheries application will be held in Venice (Italy) from 1 to 6 July 2019. The school will provide theoretical basis, working examples and hands-on computer exercises on FISHPATH, CEATTLE and Monte-Carlo methods (CMSY, AMSY) for application of ecosystem approach to fisheries management in data limited and data-rich situations Application deadline: 15 […]

Second GEOTRACES International Summer School, 23-28 April 2019, Cadiz (Spain) – DL 15 May 19

The second GEOTRACES summer school will be held between the 23rd and 28th September 2019 in Cadiz, Spain, on board of the school ship Intermares A-41. GEOTRACES summer schools aim at teaching the skills and knowledge necessary for a good understanding of the biogeochemical cycles of trace metals. Application deadline: 15 May 2019 >> See more       […]

Open call for applications to the Marine Stewardship Council scholarship – DL 07 Apr 19 (2 DAYS LEFT!)

The Marine Stewardship Council’s annual scholarship research program is now accepting applications. The program awards scholarships to support students around the world who are studying fisheries science and management or supply chain traceability. Projects must focus on the study of some aspect of environmental improvement, performance or best practice in fisheries management, or seafood product traceability and […]

EcoSummit 2020, 21-25 June 2020, Australia – DL 15 Nov 19

The 6th International EcoSummit Congress, EcoSummit 2020 – Building a sustainable and desirable future: Adapting to a changing land and sea-scape, will take place at The Gold Coast Convention Centre, Australia in June 2020. The event will focus on coastal and marine ecosystems including adjacent terrestrial ecosystems and all habitats that are integrated within those ecosystems, […]

CHEERS Conference 2019, 4-8 November 2019, France – DL 15 Jun 19

The CHEERS – “Global changes and estuarine and coastal systems: innovative approaches and assessment tools” will cover recent work highlighting these trends using a wide diversity of analytical tools and approaches. Contributions covering different types of coastal systems, a wide range of geographical areas and a large diversity of methods are expected. The integration of […]

Congress of Young Marine Scientists, 1-4 October 2019, Spain – DL 1 Sep 19

The 2nd International Congress of Young Marine Researchers will be held in Malaga (Spain) this October. The Congress, organised by and for young marine researchers, seeks to promote and bolster the research from young scientistsinto the marine field in order to generate a meeting space among different marine related disciplines, building novel synergy and cooperation among participants. Registration deadline: […]

Workshop: Stress and immune responses in relation to adaptation in Antarctic Fish, 2-3 May 2019, Portugal – DL 21 Apr 19

CCMAR (Portugal) is hosting a workshop on Stress and immune responses in relation to adaptation in Antarctic Fish. The workshop is limited to 30 participants, who must contribute either either with an oral presentation (15 min) or a scientific poster related to the topic of the workshop. Applicants can submit their abstract and register via the registration link posted […]

NASA Webinar: Integrating Remote Sensing into a Water Quality Monitoring Program – 05, 12 and 19 Jun 19 – DL for registration 04 Jun 19

Advanced Webinar: Integrating Remote Sensing into a Water Quality Monitoring Program   Date Range: Wednesdays, June 5, 2019. June 12, 2019. June 19, 2019. Times: 10:00-12:00 EDT (UTC-4) Registration Closes: Tuesday, June 4, 2019 Building on 2018’s advanced webinar series, Processing Satellite Imagery for Monitoring Water Quality, this training will focus on integrating NASA Earth observations into water quality […]

PhD scholarship fluorescent corals, Australia – DL 12 Apr 19

PhD PROJECT EVOLUTIONARY ROLES OF FLUORESCENT PROTEIN PIGMENTS OF REEF CORALS Fluorescence is a prominent trait of Great Barrier Reef corals, colouring their tissues with a variety of proteins of the GFP (green fluorescent protein) family. Their function is still poorly understood although they are known to modulate light of  coral tissues to optimise photosynthesis […]

MANTA Live-aboard Summer Instructor Job – DL 30 Apr 19

MANTA is hiring staff for our 2019 summer cruise in the British Virgin Islands. Job Description/Environment:  This is a study abroad coral reef field studies program for college (offered through the College of Charleston) and high school students.  It is a live-aboard course conducted aboard a modern yacht, and immerses students in lectures, labs, and field experiments to introduce coral […]

GOOS Webinar – Using online learning to increase the profile of marine observing systems, an Australian example

Using online learning to increase the profile of marine observing systems, an Australian example Drs Ana Lara-Lopez and Peter Strutton, University of Tasmania (UTAS)   The Framework for Ocean Observing provided general guiding principles for ocean observing systems, including “strong efforts in education, outreach and capacity building to create a broader understanding of ocean influences …”. […]

Five positions for marine ecosystem modellers – Trieste, Italy – DL 1 May 19

The ECHO Group at the National Institute of Oceanography and Applied Geophysics   (Trieste, Italy; https://www.inogs.it/en) offers *five positions for marine ecosystem modellers.* POSITION: Post Doc (Italian ?assegno di ricerca?), Full Time DURATION: 12 months (+ renewal up to 6 years maximum) SALARY: EUR 21.000 (EUR 23.000 at the third year renewal) ABOUT THE ROLE: The proposed research […]

Join the International Coral Reef Society (ICRS) today and get discounted early registration at ICRS2020

Join the International Coral Reef Society (ICRS) today and be part of a global team of reef scientists at http://coralreefs.org/membership/joining-icrs-paying-your-subscription/ Only 16 months to ICRS2020. Discounted early registration fees are greater for those that are members during the two years prior to registration than for those only members for 1-year prior to registration. So sign up […]

Tenure-track faculty position in Theoretical Ecology / Evolution at HIMB, Hawaii – DL 19 May 19

We have started a search for a faculty position in Theoretical Ecology or Evolution at the Hawaii Institute of Marine Science (on Coconut Island), University of Hawaii. Level is Assistant Professor (tenure-track). Deadline for applications is May 19. The position description and details can be found here: http://bit.ly/2HBDtYI  Please spread the word! With best wishes, […]

EUROMARINE 2019 CALL FOR FELLOWSHIP APPLICATIONS – DL 26 Apr 19

FELLOWSHIP GRANT DESCRIPTION A grant of up to €500 to contribute towards covering direct costs related to participation in a training event. Eligible costs are participation fees, and travel & subsistence expenses. If total participation costs exceed the grant amount, successful applicants must cover the additional costs from other sources. Call Opens: Tuesday 2 April 2019 Deadline […]

EUROMARINE 2019 CALL FOR FWS AND WG PROPOSALS – DL 31 May 19

The eligible categories of activities that will be funded in 2019 are limited to: Foresight Workshops (‘horizon scanning’, FWS) – maximum funding: 7,500 € EuroMarine Working Groups (WG) addressing strategic services or issues and reinforcing the network – maximum funding: 5,000 € In order to be eligible, FWS proposals should have a real foresight dimension and target a publication. While the call is open to any FWS topics, the […]

Tropical Marine Ecosystem Management Masters Degree – UMiami Rosenstiel

Our Tropical Marine Ecosystem anagement and Marine Conservation degree program which falls under our Master of Professional Science (take the same courses as Ph.D. and MS students, but instead of a thesis/dissertation, you do an internship/research in the field with organizations such as NOAA, NPS, NGOs, etc. and 94% of students have a job in the field 6 months after […]

Fall Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Program at Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences (BIOS) – DL 31 May 19

Fall Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Program at Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences (BIOS) FULLY FUNDED MARINE, OCEANOGRAPHIC AND ATMOSPHERIC UNDERGRADUATE INTERNSHIPS The Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences (BIOS) has received funding from the National Science Foundation (NSF), for the Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Program http://www.bios.edu/education/reu to support internships for undergraduate student research at BIOS during […]

Two-year Postdoc Fellowship at UNCW – DL 30 Apr 19

Priority date for applications for a 2-year Postdoctoral Fellowship to work at the Center for Marine Science, UNCW, is 30 April 2019. More about the position can be found here: https://uncw.edu/cms/postdoc.html The successful candidate will have identified two or more faculty mentors, with preference given to interdisciplinary projects. A full faculty listing is available at […]

MS Graduate program for Summer and Fall 2019 terms – Nova Southeastern University

Nova Southeastern University’s Halmos College of Natural Sciences and Oceanography Department of Marine and Environmental Science MS Graduate program is accepting applications for the Summer and Fall 2019 terms. The NSU Oceanographic Campus features world class faculty and the state-of-the-art Guy Harvey Oceanographic Center facility containing labs, classrooms, and seawater system.  The ocean location ocean […]

Summer Courses at Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences (BIOS) – DL 15 Apr 19

The Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences (BIOS) would like to remind you that we are accepting applications for three summer courses scheduled for 2019. All students are eligible to apply for competitive scholarships and may obtain academic credit for these courses, pending exchange of information between BIOS and the student’s home institution. Modern Observational Oceanography  […]

PhD Position working on Algal Bloom Predictors, at the Water Institute, Canada – DL 30 Apr 19

Exciting opportunity for a PhD student to join the Lake Futures: Algal bloom predictors project, funded under the Global Water Futures (GWF) program. The successful candidate would be enrolled in the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Earth and Environmental Sciences graduate program under the Collaborative Water Program, supported by the Water Institute at the University […]

Project Officer (GIS & Data Manager): ‘Developing Marine Spatial Planning tools for the Turks & Caicos Islands – DL 19 Apr 19

SAERI’s objective is to be a world class academic institute, based in the Falkland Islands, operating in the South Atlantic from the equator down to the ice in Antarctica. It aims to conduct world class research, teach students, and build capacity within and between the UK South Atlantic Overseas Territories (UK OTs). The institute’s remit includes the natural […]

Project Manager – Marine Spatial Ecologist (Turks and Caicos Islands) – DL 19 Apr 19

SAERI’s objective is to be a world class academic institute, based in the Falkland Islands, operating in the South Atlantic from the equator down to the ice in Antarctica. It aims to conduct world class research, teach students, and build capacity within and between the UK South Atlantic Overseas Territories (UK OTs). The institute’s remit includes the natural […]

Massive Open Online Course on Marine Litter – Start date 29 Apr 19

UN Environment and the Open University have created a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) on Marine Litter. It is part of Clean Seas and contributes to the goals of the Global Partnership on Marine Litter. Marine litter is a global problem that affects every ocean of the world. Litter is an environmental, human health and socio-economic problem […]

OTGA/INCOIS Training Course: Discovery and Use of Operational Ocean Data Products and Services Training Course, 1 – 05 July 2019, India – DL 5 Apr 19

OTGA/INCOIS Training Course: Discovery and Use of Operational Ocean Data Products and Services Training Course, 1 – 05 July 2019, in Hyderabad, India This course will demonstrate the data resources available from operational services of INCOIS. The focus will be on operational activities, various data and data products, outputs from INCOIS services, how to download them […]

Chief Executive Officer, REV Ocean (Norway) – DL 05 Apr 19

Rev Ocean (Norway) is seeking a Chief Executive Officer for its Ocean Data Platform, a foundation with the aim to develop a new gateway for systemizing available knowledge, data, and science and making it readily available for the public, decision-/policymakers and businesses worldwide. Application deadline: 05 Apr 2019 >> See more     via EuroMarine Have […]

5th International PhD-student course in Documentation Techniques for Scientific Divers 2019, 12 – 23 August 2019, Fiskebäckskil (Sweden) – DL 20 Apr 19

This course will be conducted as a 13 day intensive course at the marine field station Kristineberg in Fiskebäckskil, Sweden. A total of 16 PhD students in underwater science disciplines may take part. Application deadline: 20 Apr 2019 >> See more     via EuroMarine Have any opportunity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to lilian.krug_at_nf-pogo-alumni.org

University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice International Summer School 2019, 24 June – 19 July 2019, Vodňany (Czech Republic) – DL 31 Mar 19

The Faculty of Fisheries and Protection of Waters of the University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice (FFPW USB) is holding its International Summer School 2019 in the Czech Republic from 24th June till 19th July 2019. Application deadline: 31 Mar 2019 >> See more      via EuroMarine Have any opportunity in ocean sciences to share? […]

Survey: Evaluation of the European Observation and Data Network (EMODnet)

The purpose is to evaluate the performance and functioning of the European Marine Observation and Data Network (EMODnet). The findings of the evaluation will be used to guide activities undertaken in support of marine knowledge in the remaining years 2019-2020 of the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund and to feed into the preparatory process for […]

The International Society for Ecological Modelling Global Conference, 1-5 October 2019, Salzburg (Austria) – DL 08 Apr 19

The 22nd biennial conference of The International Society for Ecological Modelling (ISEM), under the theme eco:model:spaces, will bring together scientists from all professions and applications that deal with the use of ecological models and systems ecology. Abstract submission deadline: 8 Apr 2019 >> See more   via EuroMarine Have any opportunity in ocean sciences to share? Send […]

54th European Marine Biology Symposium, 25-29 August 2019, Dublin (Ireland) – DL 3 Apr 19

The 54th European Marine Biology Symposium will be held in Dublin, and is hosted by University College Dublin in the state-of-the-art O’Brien Centre for Science. Abstract submission deadline: 3 Apr 2019 >> See more     via EuroMarine Have any opportunity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to lilian.krug_at_nf-pogo-alumni.org

SUSTBLACK Conference, 8-9 May 2019, Bucharest (Romania)

The Romanian National Institute of Marine Geology and Geoecology – GeoEcoMar, the  EU Commission and  the EEAS are pleased to announce the high-level Conference “Sustainable Development at the Black Sea” which  will take place on 8-9 May 2019, in Bucharest. Registration deadline: To be announced >> See more   via EuroMarine Have any opportunity in ocean […]

Baltic Sea Region Mussel Farming and Nutrient Offset Conference, 24 April 2019, Malmo (Sweden)

The aim of the conference is to raise awareness on the benefits and opportunities of Baltic mussel production and use, and furthermore establish a Baltic mussel farming Working Group that works to maximise these benefits in the Baltic Sea Region. Registration deadline: n/a >> See more     via EuroMarine Have any opportunity in ocean sciences to […]

Open call for applications to EuroMarine’s OYSTER Working Group – DL 12 Apr 19

This call is for early career scientists to join the network   Dear EuroMarine General Assembly representatives, the Orienting Young Scientists of EuroMarine working group, who presented at the General Assembly in January, have opened a call for new early career researchers to join them, with the role commencing in May. This call is only open […]

PhD and Post-Doc Fellowships available in Madeira Island – Portugal

Madeira Lab looking for prospect candidates: POSTDOCTORAL THEME 1 (PD1)– Ecological niche modeling, habitat suitability and spatial analyses; POSTDOCTORAL THEME 2 (PD2) – Using coastal and pelagic seabirds as indicators of marine litter in marine ecosystems; DOCTORAL THEME 1 (D1) – Evaluating responses of marine benthic communities under different scenarios of anthropogenic pressures (e.g. invasive species, pollution); DOCTORAL THEME […]

PhD position in South Africa on coral adaptation

Postgraduate opportunity at ORI/UKZN: Accelerated coral evolution Physiological and transcriptional responses of corals from a range of habitats to future warming. Climate-induced coral bleaching is considered an existential threat to coral reefs globally and is exacerbated by other stressors, including coral diseases.  Some corals are more resistant to bleaching than others, for reasons that include genetic variability among colonies, […]

4th workshop on Trait Based Approaches to Ocean Life – UK, 18 to 21 Aug

Registration is now open for the 4th workshop on ?Trait Based Approaches  to Ocean Life?, to be held 18-21 August, 2019 at Chicheley Hall, Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom. The workshop brings together a broad range of ecologists and marine  scientists to study how organism traits shape ecosystem structure,  biodiversity, and function. Key topics for the 4th workshop include: ?The […]

OceanPredict ’19 – Canada, May 6

OceanPredict ’19 is May 6 – 10, 2019 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.  You do not want to miss this opportunity to engage in science sessions, booth exhibitions and discussions to explore and define the direction of future operational oceanography.    If you haven’t already done so, please click here for details on registration fees, and to register […]

Copernicus Marine Service General Assembly – Belgium, 20-22 May 19 – DL Abstract submission 15 Apr 19

Mercator Ocean International is inviting you to the Copernicus Marine Service General Assembly to be held in Brussels (Radisson Blu Royal Hotel) from May 20 (afternoon) to May 22 2019. After the Copernicus Marine Week (Sept 2017) which objective was to open the dialogue with all players of the blue value chain, Mercator Ocean International is now organising the Copernicus […]

CHEERS “Global changes and estuarine and coastal systems: innovative approaches and assessment tools” – DL abstract submission 15 June 2019

4-8- November 2019, Bordeaux, France “The CHEERS – “Global changes and estuarine and coastal systems: innovative approaches and assessment tools” will cover recent work highlighting these trends using a wide diversity of analytical tools and approaches. Contributions covering different types of coastal systems, a wide range of geographical areas and a large diversity of methods […]

EurOCEAN 2019 Conference – poster submissions: 30 March 2019

11-12 June 2019, Paris, France “EurOCEAN 2019 conference is a high-level marine science-policy conference where the marine science community has the chance to interact with those that set, manage and implement the European and National marine science agendas. We open a call for abstracts to present an innovative and eye-catching printed poster on one of the […]

Summer School: Sustainable Blue Economy in the Euro-Mediterranean Region – DL 9 Apr 2019

17-21 June 2019, Trieste (Italy) and Piran (Slovenia) This Summer School is co-organised by the National Institute of Oceanography and Applied Geophysics (OGS, Italy) and the Euro-Mediterranean University (EMUNI, Slovenia). http://bluegrowth.inogs.it/summerschool/introduction       via CIMA-UAlg Have any opportunity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to lilian.krug_at_nf-pogo-alumni.org