ROV Lab – University Bremen – MARUM, Germany, November 19th-21st 2019 – DL 7 Oct 2019

The ROV Lab workshop is organized within the scope of the EurofleetsPlus training program and will be held at MARUM – Center for Environmental Sciences, University Bremen, Germany. The three days workshop (19th-21st of November 2019) is offered to European research-ROV Pilots/Technicians with no or only basic experience and knowledge of ROV operations and technology. […]

Researcher position on data assimilation and ocean modeling

Deadline 09/09/2019 Job opening Code: 9139 Grade: Research position CMCC Division: Ocean Modelling and Data Assimilation Division (ODA) Publication Date: 9th August 2019 Closing Date: 9th September 2019 The CMCC is taking into consideration the possibility to hire a talented, motivated and proactive researcher to cover one open position on data assimilation and ocean modeling. […]

Assistant Professor (Tenure Track position) Earth observation of coastal water systems

University of Twente Enschede, Netherlands Job description The Water Resources (WRS) Department of the Faculty of Geo-information Science and Earth Observation (ITC) at the University of Twente works in the domains of Water and the Environment, focusing on water, food, energy and ecosystems security and sustainability. The department uses earth observation and in-situ ground truthing […]

Job Vacancy: Research Assistant IMOS, Perth, Western Australia

The Remote Sensing & Satellite Research Group (RSSRG) at Curtin University, Western Australia, is part of a national and international network of scientists that undertake quantitative research in the field of Earth observations from space. There are a number of ongoing research projects, including field research related to calibration and validation of satellite remote sensing […]

Earth Observation Vacancies (up to 10 posts)

Closing Date: 30/09/2019Division: Science The Plymouth Marine Laboratory (PML) Earth Observation Science group has a world-class reputation in fundamental research on climate change and biogeochemical pools and cycles in aquatic systems; aquatic ecosystem and human health; and sustainable development issues in ocean, coastal and inland water environments. The group is one of the largest of its […]

CALL FOR SUBMISSION ASEAN RISK MONITOR AND DISASTER MANAGEMENT REVIEW (ARMOR) 2ND EDITION

The AHA Centre is calling for aspiring experts, researchers, practitioners, policy-makers and entrepreneurs of ASEAN Member States and those working in the ASEAN region to contribute article(s) for the 2nd edition of ARMOR. All chapters will go through peer-review process by external Board of Reviewers and AHA Centre Board of Editors. Interested parties are expected to send […]

Two new calls for proposals: consultant positions

Dear All, With this email I would like to share with you two new calls for proposals for consultant positions: 1.       Consultant to support the development of an ocean literacy strategy for the UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development 2.       Consultant to support the development of an ocean literacy certificate for business, policy and education sectors Please, […]

Applied Optics feature issue: Active and Passive Optical Remote Sensing of the Aquatic Environment

Applied Optics feature issue: Active and Passive Optical Remote Sensing of the Aquatic Environment Submissions for a feature issue of Applied Optics entitled “Active and Passive Optical Remote Sensing of the Aquatic Environment” open next week, on 1 September 2019.  The submission deadline is 1 November 2019. See https://www.osapublishing.org/ao/journal/ao/feature_announce/APORSAE2019.cfm for further information. via IOCCG Have any opportunity […]

Master of Philosophy at the University of Belize – Application open now!

The University of Belize has a new Master of Philosophy (M. Phil.) program, and colleagues and I at the Environmental Research Institute <http://www.uberibz.org/> are looking for students that would be interested in working with us. This is a thesis-focused program where students will learn through their research about reef ecology, invertebrate biology & reproduction, geology, […]

Job Posting: CIMAS Assistant Scientist for eDNA research

The Cooperative Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Studies (CIMAS) of the University of Miami, Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science, invites applications for an Assistant Scientist position in NOAA?s Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory’s Ocean Chemistry and Ecosystems Division. ? Applicants must have a Ph.D. in marine ecology, marine biology, systems ecology, genetics, or […]

Ocean Biogeochemical Data and Model Analyst

Ref: NOC10005 National Oceanography Centre – Ocean and Earth Science Programme Southampton, United Kingdom https://www.researchgate.net/job/933228_Ocean_Biogeochemical_Data_and_Model_Analyst via IFPRS Have any opportunity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to info_at_nf-pogo-alumni.org

Seabed Habitat Mapping: Senior Scientific Officer (SSO)

  Ref: IRC247119 Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute Belfast, United Kingdom https://www.researchgate.net/job/933672_Seabed_Habitat_Mapping_Senior_Scientific_Officer_SSO via IFPRS Have any opportunity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to info_at_nf-pogo-alumni.org

EBM Tools Network Webinar: Leveraging Partnerships and the Ocean Acidification Information Exchange to Advance Ocean Acidification and MPA Science, September 25 at 1 pm US EDT/10 am US PDT/5 pm UTC

The EBM Tools Network is pleased to announce that it will co-host:   Webinar: We’ve Got Chemistry! Leveraging Partnerships and the Ocean Acidification Information Exchange to Advance Ocean Acidification and MPA Science Presented by: Julianna Mullen of NERACOOS and the OAInfoExchange.org, Jenny Waddell of the Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary, and Francis Chan of Oregon State University Date/Time: Wednesday, September 25, […]

PhD position announcement: Ecological implications of shifts from hard corals to turf algae in modern turbid reefs

An Early-Stage Researcher (w/m/d) (ESR) position is available at ZMT as part of the EU-funded MSCA ETN ?4D-REEF? to start in October/ November 2019. The Leibniz Centre for Tropical Marine Research (www.leibniz-zmt.de) in Bremen is a member of the Leibniz Association, which is supported by the German Federal and State Governments. Through its research, ZMT […]

PhD graduate student at Ohio State University

Dr. Grottoli at Ohio State University is accepting applications for new PhD graduate students for fall 2020. Application deadline is 15 December 2020. Grottoli’s research currently focuses on identifying resilience and acclimation potential in corals in the face of climate change. Research tools include physiological methods, isotope analyses, and multivariate statistics. Applicants must have significant […]

Postdoc position: Acropora palmata coral in the Florida Keys in Grottoli lab at Ohio State University (1 year starting 1 Feb 2020)

The goal of this project is to determine why A. palmata in the Dry Tortugas grows faster and has higher survivorship than their genetic clones in other areas of the Florida Keys. This is collaborative work between Dr. Andrea Grottoli at the Ohio State University (u.osu.edu/grottoli.1) and Dr. Ilsa Kuffner at the U.S. Geological Survey […]

University of Miami PhD, MS, and MPS Apps open Fall 2020 – Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science

 Spring and Fall 2020 applications are now open and assistantships are starting to be listed ( https://graduate.rsmas.miami.edu/admissions/phd-assistanships/index.html)! Check back in often as we are adding new assistantships weekly. Please let me know if you have any questions about the process or our programs in general. We offer a Ph.D. or M.S. in Atmospheric Sciences, Marine […]

Phycology Faculty position at FIU (USA)

The Department of Biological Sciences at Florida International University (https://biology.fiu.edu) is seeking qualified candidates for an Open Rank, Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Professor position in Phycology. Full details here: https://facultycareers.fiu.edu/?posting=519197 via Coral-list Have any opportunity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to info_at_nf-pogo-alumni.org

PhD scholarship at the University of Queensland (Australia)

PhD scholarship at the University of Queensland (Australia) “Using mathematical models to understand changes in tuna fisheries in response to climate change” Tuna fisheries are some of the biggest, most valuable and iconic globally, but are found in the marine equivalent of deserts. How the marine food web supports these productive fisheries is an open […]

OTGA/INVEMAR/OOS Training Course: Sistemas de Carbonatos: Documentación de conjuntos de datos, su análisis y visualización geográfica, en el marco del Objetivo de Desarrollo Sostenible 14.3 para minimizar los impactos de acidificación de los océanos – 21-25 Oct 19, Colombia – DL 17 Aug 19

OTGA/INVEMAR/OOS Training Course: Sistemas de Carbonatos: Documentación de conjuntos de datos, su análisis y visualización geográfica, en el marco del Objetivo de Desarrollo Sostenible 14.3 para minimizar los impactos de acidificación de los océanos SummaryEl curso proporcionará las herramientas necesarias para evaluar la calidad de los datos QA/QC que permitan seleccionar sólo aquellos que cumplan […]

OTGA Training Course: Research Data Management – 21-25 Oct 19, Belgium – DL 17 Aug 19

OTGA Training Course: Research Data Management Summary Research Data Management (RDM) covers the planning, creating, storing, organizing, accessing, sharing, describing, publishing and curating of data. RDM is mandated by many funding agencies and increasingly by governments to provide access to funded research results.The management of data, particularly large-scale data, has many challenges, and the roles […]

Special Issue: Optical Sensors and Sensing – a feature issue of Applied Optics and Optics Express – DL 1st Oct 19

Applied Optics and Optics Express welcome submissions to a feature issue on “Optical Sensors and Sensing” – see details at: https://www.osapublishing.org/ao/journal/ao/feature_announce/oss2019.cfm Topics of interest include, but are not limited to, the following: Remote sensing in the atmosphere, on the coasts, and over the oceans Spectral inversion techniques and radiative transfer modelling Hyperspectral sensors and imaging Optics and photonics […]

Workshop On Sea Operations – EMSO (25-26 September 2019, Toulon – France) – DL 6 Sep 19

Long-term in situ marine observation is widely acknowledged as a necessity. It is achieved by a variety of marine systems including equipment of diverse sizes, shapes and spatial extent that all need to be implemented at sea. This requires adapted means and procedures that most often weigh heavily in an observatory exploitation budget. EMSO ERIC (the European […]

Ecosystem-Based Management Tools Network (EMB) Webinars (several)

The EBM Tools Network is pleased to announce that it will co-host:   Webinar: Designing and Managing MPAs for Sharks and Rays Presented by: Andy Cornish of WWF Date/Time: Wednesday, September 4, 10 am US EDT/7 am PDT/2 pm UTC Description: Overfishing is a major threat to the world’s 1,200+ species of sharks and rays, and many elasmobranch populations are in […]

Research Assistant – Marine Bio-Optics, Remote Sensing and Satellite Research Group (RSSRG) at Curtin University (Perth, Western Australia)

The Remote Sensing and Satellite Research Group (RSSRG) at Curtin University (Perth, Western Australia), is part of a national and international network of scientists that undertake quantitative research in the field of Earth observations from space. We have a number of research projects going on, including field research related to calibration and validation of satellite […]

Postdoctoral Fellow in Ocean Optics and Particle Dynamics (University of Southern Mississippi, USA)

Applications are being accepted for a PostDoctoral Fellow position in the School of Ocean Science and Engineering, the University of Southern Mississippi beginning September 1, 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter. The focus of the research is to derive the size distribution of particles by a combination of direct measurement and optical inversion as […]

2020 Ocean Sciences Meeting, 16-21 February 2020 in San Diego, USA – DL 11 Sep 19

The Ocean Sciences Meeting (OSM) is the flagship conference for the ocean sciences and the larger ocean-connected community.  As we approach the UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development, beginning in 2021, it is increasingly important to gather as a scientific community to raise awareness of the truly global dimension of the ocean, address […]

TWO POST-DOCTORAL OPENINGS: Eco-physiological responses of reef fauna in the world?s hottest sea (Position 1: Reef fishes; Position 2: Corals) – DL 19 Aug 19

The Burt Lab at New York University?s Abu Dhabi campus (NYUAD) has openings for TWO Post-Doctoral Researchers who will explore the eco-physiological responses of reef fauna to environmental extremes using a combination of field studies and laboratory experiments.  NYUAD is located on the shores of the Persian/Arabian Gulf, where marine fauna experience extreme annual sea temperatures (summer >35 ?C, winter […]

ESA Ocean Training Course in Greece – DL 01 Sep 19

Dear colleagues, I would like to draw your attention to the upcoming ESA Advanced Ocean Synergy training course which will take place in Chania, Crete (Greece) from 4 to 8 November 2019. The objective of the course is to train the next generation of Earth Observation scientists to exploit data from ESA and Third Party […]

GMES&Africa and Copernicus Marine Earth Observation Training Course; 12-20 Nov, Tanzania – DL 23 Aug 19

We are pleased to announce that applications are now open for the GMES&Africa and Copernicus Marine Earth Observation Training Course which will take place in Zanzibar, Tanzania from 12 – 20 November 2019. Please see the course summary below, and follow the link to the application form.  This course, with the theme Earth Observation to services across the value chain, is designed to […]

Postdoctoral researcher at UCLA (USA): Use of remote sensing to understand the drivers of giant kelp dynamics at global scales – DL 15 Aug 19

Postdoctoral researcher at UCLA (USA): Use of remote sensing to understand the drivers of giant kelp dynamics at global scales We are seeking a postdoctoral researcher interested in the use of remote sensing to understand the drivers of giant kelp dynamics at global scales. The Floating Forests project (http://floatingforests.org) is a NASA funded citizen science […]

TERRAenVISION 2019: Working towards the Sustainable Development Goals; 2 – 7 Sept, Spain – DL for posters 15 Aug 19

Dear Colleagues,   From 2-7 September 2019 the second edition of TERRAenVISION will be held in Barcelona:    TERRAenVISION 2019: Working towards the Sustainable Development Goals. With on the 2nd of September a workshop by the EU project SOIL4EU (free to attend).   The TERRAenVISION conference aims to focus on the scientific research towards finding solutions […]

PhD position available in coral reef mapping using hyperspectral machine learning – DL 25 Aug 19

Our institute is now advertising a PhD position on mapping of coral reefs using underwater hyperspectral imaging and machine learning. The project would be great for somebody with experience in computer vision analysis and a strong interest in marine or reef ecology. The inter-disciplinary project will involve field work and a broad training program. The position is embedded in […]

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 […]