PhD studentship: Phytoplankton single-cell properties and implications for zooplankton dynamics, at AWI, Helgoland, Germany

Apply by 2 Aug 2017 The Alfred Wegener Institute Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research (AWI) invites applications for the position of a PhD student in Phytoplankton single-cell properties and implications for zooplankton dynamics, within the Shelf Sea System Ecology section. This position is part of the newly BMBF-funded project PlanktoSERV in the junior working group […]

SCOR-POGO International Training Workshop on Nutrient Analysis for Participants from Developing Countries

Hosted at NIOZ Texel, Netherlands, 5-9 November 2017 To better manage and understand the global impacts of human activities on the world’s oceans, it is necessary to have accurate observations of changes in dissolved nutrients in both the upper water column, as well as in the deep ocean.  This workshop at NIOZ is targeted at scientists and technicians […]

Career Opportunity – Resident Lecturer in Environmental Policy and Socioeconomic Values, Turks & Caicos Islands

On an annual basis, teach the Environmental Policy and Socioeconomic Values course during two semester sessions  and one-third of the two summer courses, Tropical Marine Ecosystems: Monitoring and Management, and Applied Marine Research Techniques. Lead designated components of the Center’s Strategic Research Plan and, as part of this, oversee, mentor, and grade the student directed […]

PhD Fellowship in “Thermal Remote Sensing of Coastal Waters” (University of Reading, United Kingdom)

PhD Fellowship in “Thermal Remote Sensing of Coastal Waters” (University of Reading, United Kingdom) https://www.findaphd.com/search/ProjectDetails.aspx?PJID=82300&LID=1341 — source IFPRS

Senior Coastal Processes Scientist (Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science – Lowestoft, UK)

https://www.researchgate.net/job/890837_Senior_Coastal_Processes_Scientist   source: IFPRS

NF-POGO- NUIG Ocean & Climate Scholars Programme II 18-22nd September 2017

The Ocean & Climate Scholars Programme is an intensive, fully funded workshop examining our past, present and future climate, the oceans interact and our influence at global, regional & local scales. The programme will be held at NUI Galway, Ireland from 18th to 22nd September 2017 and is open to postgraduate students of ocean, climate and […]

Postdoctoral Position in Marine Population Genomics, GEOMAR (Germany)

This appointment is part of a EU BiodivERsA project on the effect of Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) on Mediterranean artisanal fisheries in collaboration with France, Spain and Sweden. This position concerns the population genomics aspects specifically, which constitute a significant part of the whole project. The main tasks will consist of generating large-scale RADseq data from four […]

Temporary Scientific & Technical Officer (STO) Irish Sea, Marine Institute (Ireland)

This role will involve working closely with the BLUEFISH project partners particularly Bangor University, Swansea University and Aberystwyth University. Activity 3.1 is a major component of the MI’s delivery under the BLUEFISH project. The maximum duration of this temporary specified purpose BLUEFISH funded contract of employment will be for up to three years. BLUEFISH will develop […]

Advanced Course Monitoring Environmental Effects of Aquaculture. 18-22 Sep 2017, Zaragoza (Spain)

This course will be taught with a combination of lectures, applied examples, case studies and practical sessions that will provide the participant with hands-on experience on field sampling and data processing relevant to environmental monitoring of aquaculture. From the knowledge of the aquaculture environment interactions and progress at different scales, this course intends to provide […]

SCAR Fellowship Applications 2017 Opens

Fellows may be awarded up to US$15,000 each and, this year, up to five are being offered by SCAR. The Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR) is an inter-disciplinary committee of the International Council for Science (ICSU). SCAR is charged with initiating, developing and coordinating high quality international scientific research in the Antarctic region (including […]

Marine Law and Ocean Governance Call 2017 Opens

The Marine Institute of Ireland invites applications for a Project-Based Award to be led by a senior Post-Doctoral Research Fellow in Marine Governance and Ocean Law. The project will support a suitably qualified and motivated small team who will act as a focal point researching case studies, best practice and providing legal perspective and expertise […]

Scientific Committee of AlgaEurope 2017 Opens Call for Abstracts

All abstracts will be submitted to peer-review, coordinated by the Scientific Committee. Notification of acceptance will be emailed to the corresponding author together with detailed information and guidelines. Registration for the Conference is mandatory for those wishing to submit scientific contributions. Abstracts will be published in the book of Abstracts of AlgaEurope 2017. Application deadline: 15 […]

iMarCO2017: 3rd International Marine Connectivity Conference. 11-13 Sep 2017, Louvain-la-Neuve (Belgium)

The strategic objective of iMarCo is to organise and create synergies among the European scientific community sharing an interest in the understanding of the spatial dynamics of marine populations. This multidisciplinary research event will, amongst other objectives, aim to synthesise and disseminate of knowledge on oceanographic, genetic, and microchemistry methods for the study of connectivity. […]

2nd International Symposium on the Advances in Marine Mussel Research. 7-8 Sep 2017, Sète (France)

This symposium aims to highlight the latest research on marine mussels (Mytilus sp.) from a multidisciplinary perspective, including  studies from the fields of genomics, proteomics, immunology, physiology, ecology, ecotoxicology and aquaculture among others. Marine mussels represent an excellent study system in evolutionary biology, ecology, ecotoxicology, climate change and more importantly, they are a key species […]

NASA Earthdata Webinar “Data Access and Visualization of Model Data at the NASA GES DISC”

The NASA climate reanalysis dataset from MERRA-2 and the Land Data Assimilation System (LDAS) datasets, distributed at Goddard Earth Sciences Data and Information Services Center (GES DISC), contains numerous data for atmosphere, land, and ocean, that are grouped into 151 products. The data are available as hourly, daily (hourly time interval) and monthly files. During […]

Blue Growth Summer School in September 2017 – Ghent University, Belgium

Ghent University wants to draw your attention to its cutting edge 2 week Blue Growth Summer School in September 2017. We are aiming at international students with a civil engineering, bio-engineering and science (e.g. marine biology and geography) background and a passion for ocean sciences, research & development and innovation.   May we kindly ask you […]

University of Cadiz (Spain) has 2 job offers for researchers in the field of Marine Plastic Pollution

University of Cadiz (Spain) has 2 job offers for researchers in the field of Marine Plastic Pollution (MIDAS and PLASTREND projects) https://drive.google.com/ drive/folders/ 0B5YUtyyfJu6oekVfbFVFLTVhbEU

NF-POGO- NUIG Ocean & Climate Scholars Programme II 18-22nd September 2017

The Ocean & Climate Scholars Programme is an intensive, fully funded workshop examining our past, present and future climate, the oceans interact and our influence at global, regional & local scales. The programme will be held at NUI Galway, Ireland from 18th to 22nd September 2017 and is open to postgraduate students of ocean, climate […]

PhD position in biology, Institute of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Iceland

A full PhD position in biology is open for applications, at the Institute of Life and Environmental Sciences for the project: Evolution of reproductive barriers in sympatric Arctic charr morphs: http://luvs.hi.is/phd_position_evolution_reproductive_barri… How is phenotypic integrity maintained in the face of gene flow? What is the effect of hybridization on development and fitness? What are the […]

Graduate assistant position (M.S. or Ph.D) to work on population genetics/genomics of marine and coastal fishes exploited in the Gulf of Mexico region

A graduate assistant position (M.S. or Ph.D) is available in our laboratory to work on population genetics/genomics of marine and coastal fishes exploited in the Gulf of Mexico region. Specific research interests include spatial genetic variation and population structure of wild stocks and the development of genomic approaches to domestication and breeding programs in aquaculture […]

EXPLOITATION OF POLAR ALGAL STRAINS FOR FUTURE BIOTECHEXTERNAL

Contact: Professor Melody Clark E-mail: mscl@bas.ac.uk Deadline: June 18, 2017 DESCRIPTION Applications are invited for a PhD student position to study the metabolic profiling of polar algal strains. The post will involve studying marine algae, which are an extremely diverse group of organisms with the ability to evolve unique strategies to adapt the different environmental […]

PHD IN FISH EVOLUTIONARY ECOLOGY

Contact: Dr Philip McGinnity E-mail: p.mcginnity@ucc.ie Deadline: June 15, 2017 Applications are invited for a motivated and enthusiastic PhD candidate, who will join the BEYOND 2020 multiinstitute research cluster project (Burrishoole Ecosystem Observatory Network 2020). The Burrishoole research station (managed by the Marine Institute) is an international index site for diadromous fish, and a world […]

TWO PHD STUDENTS IN NATURAL SCIENCE SPECIALIZING IN MARINE SCIENCES

Contact: Anna Wåhlin E-mail: anna.wahlin@gu.se Deadline: June 18, 2017 Registration website: Two PhD students in Natural Science specializing in Marine Sciences registration The main task is to conduct a PhD thesis work under supervision, which includes development of the PhD student`s methodology experience, analytical skills, and theoretical depth and breadth. The studies will include analysis […]

PhD in Factors Affecting the Occurrence and Behaviour of Harbour Porpoises around Scottish Fish Farms, Scottish Association for Marine Science (UK)

This PhD will investigate how and when porpoises use Scottish fish farm sites. Studies will focus on the occurrence and behaviour of porpoises around fish farm infrastructure (cages, moorings and buoys) compared with similar but unoccupied locations. Studies will also include how use changes over time and in space and whether activities and status of […]

PhD Studentship: Can Marine Derived Plastic Litter be used in Water Remediation?

http://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/BBW711/phd-studentship-can-marine-derived-plastic-litter-be-used-in-water-remediation/   Source: Marine Biologist Network

PhD in marine ecotoxicology with the European Ephemare Project at Galicia, Spain (In Spanish)

http://campusdomar.es/en/ofertas-empleo/?job=12717 Source: Marine Biologist Network

Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Quantitative Ecology

Job no:500700 Area:Faculty of Science Salary (FTE):Academic Research Level A4 ($81,545.80 – $87,535.13) Work type:Full Time – Fixed Term Location: St Lucia, Brisbane School of Biological Sciences The School of Biological Sciences at The University of Queensland is part of the Faculty of Science and is one of the largest and most successful of its […]

PhD Research Fellowship in Molecular Biology/ Genomics, University of Oslo (Norway)

A 4-year PhD Research Fellowship in molecular biology/genomics is available at the Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Synthesis (CEES), Department of Biosciences, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences. The project will have emphasis on single-cell transcriptomics of immune cells. This project uses cutting-edge technology within molecular biology, modern high-throughput sequencing and bioinformatics. The applicant must have […]

Post-Doctoral Scientist in Marine Meteorology, GEOMAR (Germany)

The goal of this position is the development and implementation of a data assimilation system for an existing climate (ocean-atmosphere-sea ice) model. A special focus lies on the flexibility of the data assimilation system which should be applicable for the atmospheric as well as the oceanic component of the climate model. This is a full-time […]

PhD in Factors Affecting the Occurrence and Behaviour of Harbour Porpoises around Scottish Fish Farms, Scottish Association for Marine Science (UK)

This PhD will investigate how and when porpoises use Scottish fish farm sites. Studies will focus on the occurrence and behaviour of porpoises around fish farm infrastructure (cages, moorings and buoys) compared with similar but unoccupied locations. Studies will also include how use changes over time and in space and whether activities and status of […]

Two PhD Students in Natural Science Specializing in Marine Sciences, University of Gothenburg (Sweden)

The main task of both these roles is to conduct a PhD thesis work under supervision, which includes development of the PhD student`s methodology experience, analytical skills, and theoretical depth and breadth. If required for the project, the applicant shall be willing to spend time on research vessels and field stations (also in polar areas). Applicants […]

PhD in Fish Evolutionary Ecology, Marine Institute (Ireland)

Applications are invited for a motivated and enthusiastic PhD candidate, who will join the BEYOND 2020 multi-institute research cluster project (Burrishoole Ecosystem Observatory Network 2020). The Burrishoole research station (managed by the Marine Institute) is an international index site for diadromous fish, and a world leader in the use of in-situ automated monitoring systems to […]

Postdoctoral Position Available, Institute of Oceanology (Poland)

The research will be conducted within the activities of the Institute of Oceanology Polish Academy of Sciences. The research conducted will consist of topics across many areas, such as marine physics, marine chemistry, and marine ecology The successful applicant is expected to conduct research within a research team he or she will join. There will be […]

Position in PhD programme, Institute of Oceanology (Poland)

The institute invites outstanding young graduates interested in cooperating with researchers from the Institute of Oceanology Polish Academy of Sciences in the area of marine physics, carbonate chemistry in sea water, ecology of benthic organisms. The Ph.D. student is expected to participate in the activities of the 4 year long Ph.D. study program and to […]

Post-Doctoral Position in Eelgrass Habitat Dynamics of Coastal Quebec, University of Quebec at Chicoutimi (Canada)

The successful applicant for this role will identify the physical, ecological, and anthropic mechanisms responsible for the changes in the extent of seagrass beds along the St. Lawrence Gulf and Estuary. The candidate will be based in Rimouski (Quebec, Canada). The candidate must have a PhD in biology, marine science, environmental science, geography, or another […]

PhD in Exploitation of Polar Algal Strains for Future Biotech, British Antarctic Survey (UK)

This post will involve studying marine algae, which are an extremely diverse group of organisms with the ability to evolve unique strategies to adapt the different environmental conditions. The position is available at the British Antarctic Survey located in Cambridge starting in September 2017 for a total duration of 3.5 years. The PhD student will be […]

Research Position in Blue Growth Boundaries in Novel Baltic Food Webs, Åbo Akademi University (Finland)

The main responsibility of the successful applicant is to conduct research and contribute to reporting within the project. At the department, all researchers are expected to contribute to teaching and supervision, as well as participate in communicating and promoting research to a wider audience. Candidates are required to have completed their PhD degree prior to […]

Physical Chemical Biological Coupling in the Pelagic Training Course. 19-26 Aug 2017, SLC Kristineberg (Sweden)

This one week course on physical-chemical-biological coupling in the pelagic will cover diffusion, turbulence, encounter rates, motion analysis in the pelagic. Lectures will be interspersed by hands on experience and experiments, in addition to theory you will learn how to measure turbulence and small scale hydrodynamics by means of Particle image velocimetry (PIV). The course […]

International Sandy Beaches Symposium. 25-29 May 2018, Crete (Greece)

The ISBS2018 will be paired with the annual conference of the Euro Working Group on Decision Support Systems, which in 2018 will be on Environmental-based Decision Support Systems.. The keynotes and sessions proposed are based on the recommendations provided by participants to previous editions of ISBS. The idea of continuity and working together, including a […]

Shipping and the Environment – From Regional to Global Perspectives, 24-25 Oct 2017, Gothenburg (Sweden)

This conference is an international event on the environmental impact of shipping and its importance within policy, marine spatial planning and the maritime transport sectors. The event includes many in its target audience. Researchers and students from the scientific community, environmental agencies and managers, are all welcome, alongside people from the Maritime transport sector. Application […]

4th MARFORSTAKE workshop. 21 June 2017, Nantes (France)

Three major societal challenges will be improved by MARFORSTAKE: 1. Food Security, Sustainable Agriculture and Forestry, Marine, Maritime and Inland Water Research and the Bioeconomy; 2. Climate Action, Environment, Resource Efficiency and Raw Materials; and 3. Europe in a changing world – inclusive, innovative and reflective societies. The results of this activity will be used […]

6th Congress of the International Society for Applied Phycology, 18-23 June 2017, Nantes (France)

In 2017 the scope of the 6th edition of ISAP congress is to appreciate the huge phycological biodiversity and the diversity of its biotechnological applications through the prism of a new and promising industrial sector in full development. The Congress will include speakers and posters presentations, exhibitors and for the first time a BtoB session to […]

Training: ocean-colour data and their applications in climate studies – Plymouth, UK Sep 2017

Course dates: 18 – 22 September 2017 Location: Plymouth Marine Laboratory, Prospect Place, The Hoe, PL1 3DH, Plymouth, UK Course webpage: www.pml.ac.uk/OCTrainingCourse Deadline for applications: 24 June 2017. The course will deliver training in ocean-colour data and their applications in climate studies. Remote sensing experts from the Plymouth Marine Laboratory (PML) will guide students through a […]

GOOS Webinar – GOOS Regional Alliances (GRAs)

Dr Tim Moltmann, Integrated Marine Observing System (IMOS) Tuesday 13 June, 11:00 GMT/UTC see what time that is for you » Click this link to join the webinar at the appropriate time. The Global Ocean Observing System (GOOS) Regional Alliances (GRAs) identify, enable, and develop sustained GOOS ocean monitoring and services to meet regional and national […]

ESA EO Open Science Conference, 25-28 Sep 2017, ESRIN, Italy Abstract Submission extended – Last call for Abstract until 16-06-2017

We would like to inform you that the abstract submission for EO Open Science Conference has been extended until 16/06/2017. Please submit your abstract at http://eoopenscience.esa.int/ . We look forward in receiving your contribution. Best regards,     The EO Open Science Organising Committee __________________ Dear Colleague, The European Space Agency (ESA) is organizing the […]

Research Oceanographer, AST, Oceanographic Studies GS-1360-13/14

Colleagues, The Ocean Ecology Laboratory is re-starting the search for a biogeochemical modeler.  This process was interrupted by the hiring freeze established by the executive memorandum of January 22, 2017. The freeze was lifted in April, 2017. The following serves as the official advertisement for the position.  All applications should be made through USA Jobs.  […]

job opening (only US citizens are eligible as it is a federal position)

job opening (only US citizens are eligible as it is a federal position) for someone interested in marine animals and research. The NMFS National Systematics Lab is looking to fill a Museum Specialist position. https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/469767700 https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/469767200 Source: CCMar – Portugal

Two PhD students are recruited to work in the BRAIN-BE project MICROBIAN at the Universities of Ghent and Liège, Belgium

Project In the BelSPO funded MICROBIAN project (Microbiome diversity and function in the Sør Rondane Mountains, East Antarctica), coordinated by the Laboratory of Protistology and Aquatic Ecology, remote sensing analysis of soil crusts in a high latitude cold desert will be combined with field experiments and metagenomics studies to map their spatial distribution, community composition […]

Marine mammals course at Madeira island.

(Counts 3 ECTS as optional course for your MSc degree) Register now. Cheap lodging suggestion near the University (lectures) and the marina (for field trips) : http://www02.madeira-edu.pt/…/UnidadeOrganic…/4/Default.aspx Source: CCMar – Portugal

Postdoctoral fellowship on “Aquatic microbial ecology”

Postdoctoral fellowship on “Aquatic microbial ecology” as part of the wider iDiv (www.idiv.de) community at University Jena We seek an enthusiastic postdoc to join our multinational and interdisciplinary team (http://www.geomicrobiology.de/). More information here: https://www.idiv.de/…/Vac…/123-2017-Kuesel_PD_2017_final.pdf Dr. Marten Winter Scientific Coordinator Synthesis Centre sDiv / Wissenschaftlicher Koordinator Sy nthesezentrum sDiv German Centre for Integrative Biodiversity Research (iDiv) […]

PhD fellowships in IFREMER (in French)

Appel à candidatures doctorales pour l’année universitaire 2017-2018 L’Ifremer propose des allocations doctorales aux jeunes universitaires ou ingénieurs titulaires d’un Master 2 ou d’un titre équivalent qui permettent une inscription dans une école doctorale. Ces allocations doctorales, dont le montant brut est de 1900 € (montant 2017 pour les doctorants affectés en métropole) et non […]

Scientist- Diurnal cycle in the ocean

Scientist- Diurnal cycle in the ocean Posted on 18 May 2017 European Center For Medium Range Weather Forecasts United Kingdom, Reading Link https://www.researchgate.net/job/890153_Scientist-Diurnal_cycle_in_the_ocean Source: Marine Biologist network and job postings

Coastal Field Technician Analyst

DEF/278/17 – Coastal Field Technician Analyst Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science Closing date: 23 Jun 2017 https://www.civilservicejobs.service.gov.uk/csr/jobs.cgi?jcode=1540716&csource=csalerts Source: Marine Biologist network and job postings  

IMAQUA BVBA is looking for a graduate student interested in obtaining a PhD degree in Veterinary Sciences

This research project will be performed in a commercial/academic setting at IMAQUA BVBA and in collaboration with renowned scientists of Ghent University. The aim will be to develop new models for testing shrimp diseases and immunity at a commercial scale. http://www.imaqua.eu/careers/ Source: Marine Biologist network and job postings

PhD opportunity in France/Brazil

This thesis will be part of an international research program named PADDLE (Planning in A liquiD worlD with tropicaL StakEs) which was recently submitted to an European funding program: RISE (Research and Innovation Staff Exchange Scheme). PADDLE project aims at enabling exchanges between experts in order to apply a knowledge-based framework to improve the marine […]

Two PhD students in Natural Science specializing in Marine Sciences

Diary id: PAR 2017/404 Employment level: Time limited employment (temporary) Location: Faculty of Natural Science Apply by: 2017-06-18 Type of emplyment:  Fixed-term employmnet, 4 years Extent:                    100% Location:                 Department of Marine Sciences, Gothenburg Access:                   By agreement The Department of Marine Sciences (marine.gu.se) is Sweden’s most complete environment for marine research and marine education, and is […]

ISRS European Coral Reef Symposium

Dear All, Just a reminder that abstract submission and registration is currently open for the International Society for Reef Studies sponsored European Coral Reef Symposium taking place at the University of Oxford from 13-15 December 2017. All details here: http://www.reefconservationuk.co.uk/ecrs-2017.html The deadline for abstract submissions is 30 June, so please ensure you submit on time! […]

SECORE Project Workshop Manager job opening

SECORE International Inc. is excited to announce a new position within our organization. If you are passionate about corals and want to be on the cutting edge of coral research and conservation then please take a look at SECORE’s new Project Workshop Manager position summary below. SECORE is looking for an individual with strong organizational […]

Call for Submissions: 2018 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference

The 2018 GoMOSES theme, ?Response, Restoration, and Resiliency in the Gulf,? continues the discussion of how fundamental science can help restore and maintain Gulf ecosystem integrity, inform response strategies, and strengthen resilience. The conference is soliciting abstracts that promote fundamental Gulf ecosystem science or link scientific results to ecosystem resilience, oil spill response, or restoration […]

Software engineer in physical-biogeochemical ocean modeling, Laboratory of Climate and Environmental Sciences (France)

The LSCE (Laboratoire des Sciences du Climat et de l’Environnment) near Paris is seeking a research engineer with experience in physical or biogeochemical ocean modeling. The position is open to enthusiastic candidates who wish to work with ocean modelers at LSCE and other labs in Paris, Grenoble, and Toulouse in the framework of a newly […]

Research Fellow in Marine Trace Metal Biogeochemistry, University of Southampton (UK)

University of Southampton currently has a vacancy for a Research Fellow in Marine Trace Metal Biogeochemistry. The role will involve interaction with the study of ‘The impact of Mid-Ocean Ridges on the ocean’s iron cycle’ (FRidge). The applicant should have a PhD (or equivalent) in biogeochemical or chemical oceanography along with a publication record appropriate to […]

Four Marine-Related Roles Available, University of Gothenburg (Sweden)

Four marine-related roles are currently available at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden. The roles will all be based in the University’s Department of Marine Science. All four roles can be found on the EuroMarine website. While the roles require different levels of experience and qualifications from applicants, they all have an application deadline of 13 […]

Practical Course to Geophysical Technologies for Underwater Archaeology, 25-29 Sep 2017, Cadiz (Spain)

In this course, the student will have a one-day training course per each instrument: MultiBeam, Slide Scan Sonar, Sub Buttom Proflier and UAV’s. This open sea practices will take place on the Research Vessel UCADIZ.  A training course on Geophysical Technologies applied for underwater research, will offer to the students the opportunity to get deeper […]

Effective Communication Skills for Scientists, 10-14 July 2017, Cadiz (Spain)

The second edition of this intensive and highly interactive course will focus on basic and advanced skills in science communication. Students will be introduced to modern theories of communication and the latest trends in design and presentations with plenty of hands-on exercises. By practicing and constantly refining their skills through continuous feedback from the professors […]

Aquaculture in Southern Europe: Basic and Applied Aspects, 3-7 July 2017, Cadiz (Spain)

It is essential to know the physiological characteristics of the cultured species under these environments in order to promote a responsible and sustainable aquaculture activity. This course will cover different aspects of the aquaculture activity in marsh ponds, focusing on the differential characteristics in these environments, the ecological impacts, and the physiological and welfare issues […]

Ecological Applications of Biomarkers in Aquatic Food Web Studies, 18-22 Sep 2017, Gent (Belgium)

This course aims to provide advanced knowledge on the use of stable isotopes as tracers in ecological research. More specifically, next to theory on the up-to-date techniques, analysing and implementing biomarker and tracer data in food web modelling will be included in the training. A short introduction to the use of the statistical software package […]

UGent Blue Growth Summer School, 11-22 Sep 2017, Gent (Belgium)

The second edition of the Blue Growth Summer School is taking place at GreenBridge, UGent Campus Ostend in Belgium from 11-22 September 2017. The Summer School will cover a wide range of topics throughout its run, from exploring the challenging role of oceans and seas in our future society, to assessing how people from multiple […]

Hjort Summer School 2017 – Bridging Methods in Marine Science: From the Lab to Models, 11-16 Aug 2017, Bergen (Norway) – DL 1 June

Accompanied by lectures, students will conduct lab experiments and link them to modelling experiences using examples highly relevant to the changing marine environment of today like mixotrophy, zooplankton fecal pellet production and carbon export. Students are also asked to prepare a poster-presentation of their own research. Upon completion, they receive a course diploma with a recommended […]

Call open for PhD Programme in Earth Science, Fluid Dynamics, and Mathematics – Interactions and Methods, OGS (Italy)

The new call for the PhD Programme in Earth Science, Fluid Dynamics, and Mathematics – Interactions and Methods (University of Trieste) is now open. OGS will support a scholarship on the project: “Coupled hydrodynamics-biogeochemical modelling for marine environment monitoring and forecasting European services” OGS will also support a scholarship reserved for a candidate who will be selected within the project “Submarine LAndslides […]

ECBS 2017 – 5th European Chemical Biology Symposium, 2-4 July 2017, Budapest (Hungary) – DL 31 May

ECBS 2017 brings together chemical biology researchers from screening and drug discovery, systems biology and therapeutic innovation. The program features contributions from European scientists and part of the presentations will be selected from the submitted abstracts. Young researchers are encouraged to present their work on the conference and also to learn about the exciting developments currently […]

3rd International Symposium on Nematodes as Environmental Bioindicators, 28-29 June 2017, Carlow (Ireland)

The Institute of Technology Carlow, in collaboration with the Association of Applied Biologists, and the Organising Committee of the 3rd International Symposium on Nematodes as Environmental Bioindicators, are delighted to invite colleagues to participate in this event, which will take place on 28th and 29th of June 2017 at the Institute’s Main Campus. >> See […]

Third Earth Observation Open Science community consultation at ESRIN (Frascati, Italy) on 25-28 September 2017 – extended deadline

The European Space Agency (ESA) is organizing the third Earth Observation Open Science community consultation at ESRIN (Frascati, Italy) on 25-28 September 2017 to explore the new challenges and opportunities for EO research created by the rapid advances in digital technologies (http://eoopenscience.esa.int/ ). These include open tools and software, data-intensive science, virtual research environment, citizen […]

Head of Environmental Safety L’Oréal – 6 days to apply

For more than a century, L’Oréal has devoted itself solely to one business: beauty.It is a business rich in meaning, as it enables all individuals to express their personalities, gain self-confidence and open up to others. From make-up to hair color, from hair care to skincare and fragrances, our products magnify, beautify, soothe, moisturize, strengthen, rejuvenate… Regardless […]

International summer course on Tools to support Nature-Based Coastal protection during the second week of July 2017 in Cadiz, Spain

Dates: July 10th-14th, 2017 Deadline application: June 10th, 2017 We have the pleasure to announce our international summer course on Tools to support Nature-Based Coastal protection during the second week of July 2017 in Cadiz, Spain. The course will be taught in English and is mainly directed at MSc, PhD students and Post-Docs. This course […]

2nd ENA Workshop/ Summer Course on Earth-system processes in the Atlantic

Academia de Juventude e das Artes at Praia da Vitória City, Terceira Island, Azores, 2-7 July 2017, Coordination: Eduardo Brito de Azevedo (UAc), Jian Wang (BNL), Michael Jensen (BNL); Pedro Miranda (IDL). Taking the opportunity of the “Aerosol and Cloud experiments in the Eastern North Atlantic (ACE_ENA)” campaign, which is bringing to the Azores a group of scientists to […]

Conservation Programme Assistant, Fundação Príncipe Trust, São Tomé and Príncipe

Innovative conservation since 1903 “In the past century FFI has consistently saved species from extinction and protected habitats from destruction. Their solutions have always been practical, efficient and sustainable in local circumstances.” Sir David Attenborough, FFI Vice-president FAUNA & FLORA INTERNATIONAL Founded in 1903, Fauna & Flora International (FFI) is the world’s longest-established international conservation […]

PhD position – Evolutionary Ecology of Marine Fishes : Kiel

Job description: GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel is a foundation of public law jointly financed by the Federal Republic of Germany (90%) and the state of Schleswig-Holstein (10%) and is one of the internationally leading institutions in the field of marine sciences. Currently GEOMAR disposes over an annual budget of approx. 80 million […]

applications or nominations for the Sarah and Daniel Hrdy Visiting Fellowship in Conservation Biology

The Sarah and Daniel Hrdy Fellowship in Conservation Biology Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology Harvard University : Cambridge, MA, United States The Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology at Harvard University invites applications or nominations for the Sarah and Daniel Hrdy Visiting Fellowship in Conservation Biology. The Hrdy Fellowship is open to researchers at […]

Research Group Leader : BANYULS/MER, France

The Oceanographic Observatory of Banyuls-sur-Mer (OOB) has a unique scientific profile and fosters an outstanding international environment. Research Units address basic research questions in marine sciences at the interfaces of oceanography, biogeochemistry, marine ecology, marine biology, developmental biology and biotechnology using biogeochemistry, functional genomics, bioinformatics, toxicology, microbiology, ecotoxicology, genetics and evolutionary biology. This institute is […]

Researcher, Biology Section : San Diego, CA, United States

The Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO) at the University of California San Diego (http://scripps.ucsd.edu) invites applications for one or more full-time Researcher positions to be funded by extramural research grants and contracts. The Researcher series at SIO parallels the Professor series in terms of research and service, but carries no teaching requirements. Researchers receive nine-month […]

Graduate Environmental Consultant – Brighton, UK

Brighton £19,500 pa This is a great opportunity for a motivated and capable undergraduate or postgraduate who is looking to develop their skills and knowledge in the assessment and communication of environmental risk. A successful candidate will demonstrate a good understanding of current environmental legislation and how it relates to Groundsure business with focus primarily […]

Marine Fish Population Modeller – Senior Scientific Officer (SSO)

REF: IRC218178 SALARY: £36,448 – £40,072 DEPARTMENT: Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute Northern Ireland (AFBI) LOCATION: AFBI Newforge, Belfast Further appointments may be made from this competition should AFBI positions become vacant which have similar duties and responsibilities. For more detailed information and to apply, please go to www.nicsrecruitment.org.uk. Alternatively, an application pack can be requested […]

Sea-going Marine Scientist

REF: IRC218182 SALARY: £19,811 to £22,514 DEPARTMENT: Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute Northern Ireland (AFBI) LOCATION: AFBI Newforge, Belfast Further appointments may be made from this competition should NICS positions become vacant which have similar duties and responsibilities. For more detailed information and to apply, please go to www.nicsrecruitment.org.uk. Alternatively, an application pack can be requested […]

Fisheries Scientist / Project Manager (Cod Tagging) – Higher Scientific Officer (HSO)

REF: IRC218158 SALARY: £29,317 to £31,446 DEPARTMENT: Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute Northern Ireland (AFBI) LOCATION: AFBI Newforge, Belfast. Further appointments may be made from this competition should NICS positions become vacant which have similar duties and responsibilities. For more detailed information and to apply, please go to www.nicsrecruitment.org.uk. Alternatively, an application pack can be requested […]

Ph.D. position in Antarctic Aquatic Ecosystems:

The Priscu Research Group at Montana State University, Bozeman, is seeking a motivated Ph.D. student to work on the aquatic systems in the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica as part of the McMurdo LTER project (http://www.mcmlter.org/). This six-year interdisciplinary project extends 24 years of previous data collection on the permanently ice-covered lakes of the region and […]

Open call to design a new logo for the World Register of Marine Species

Added on 2017-03-30 13:10:09 by Vandepitte, Leen 2017 is the tenth anniversary year of WoRMS. One of the major actions planned for this year is a re-vamping of the WoRMS website. This will include a brand-new logo. Since WoRMS is a community effort, we would like to call upon your ideas and inspiration for the […]

Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Marine Phycology – University of Oslo

Position as postdoctoral research fellow available at Section for Aquatic Biology and Toxicology, Department of Biosciences. The fellowship period is 3 years, with 10 % compulsory work. Within the framework of the position duties may be assigned. Starting date is no later than 01.09.2017. No one can be appointed for more than one specified period […]

PhD position, Perth, Australia – Influence of physical drivers on marine megafauna movement patterns

Summary of the project Understanding animal movement is especially important for highly migratory species, internationally threatened or vulnerable, such as humpback whales, loggerhead turtles and whale sharks. Advancing current knowledge of marine megafauna movement patterns and ecology on which to base environmental laws for protection is imperative to minimise impacts from anthropogenic activities. We have […]

Copernicus Training and Information Sessions in Portugal (7 June 2017 in Lisbon | 9 June 2017 in Ponta Delgada)

Copernicus Training and Information Sessions in Portugal (7 June 2017 in Lisbon | 9 June 2017 in Ponta Delgada) http://workshop.copernicus.eu/portugal-infosession

Copernicus Training Workshop

EUMETSAT is organising a training workshop entitled “Using the Copernicus Marine Data Stream for Ocean Applications” on behalf of the European Commission as part of the Copernicus Programme. The workshop will focus on data from the Ocean and Land Colour Imager (OLCI) and the Sea and Land Surface Temperature Radiometer (SLSTR), both onboard the Sentinel-3 […]

ESA Fiducial Reference Measurement for Satellite Ocean Colour (FRM4SOC) Workshop

The Fiducial Reference Measurement for Satellite Ocean Colour (FRM4SOC) project held an international workshop in February this year to evaluate the options for future European Ocean Colour Radiometry Vicarious Calibration (OCR-VC) infrastructure. The main objective of the workshop was to bring together world experts in optical radiometry to discuss future development of System Vicarious Calibration (SVC) infrastructure in Europe to ensure […]

International Workshop on Sentinel-3A Validation

An International Workshop on Sentinel-3A validation will take place from   20 – 21 June 2017 in Plymouth, UK.  The workshop will address the following four themes: Fiducial reference measurement methods and protocols Ocean colour validation (Sentinel-2A & 3A), Sea surface temperature validation (Sentinel-3A), Validation of upper ocean dynamics (Sentinel-1A), The workshop should be beneficial […]

ESA’s Ocean Remote Sensing Training Course

The European Space Agency (ESA) is organising an advanced Remote Sensing Training Course from 11-15 September, 2017 in Porto, Portugal.  The course is devoted to training the next generation of Earth Observation (EO) scientists to exploit data from ESA and operational EO Missions (e.g. Copernicus Sentinels) for science and application development. Research scientists and students from […]

Call for Contributions: 4th International Marine Protected Areas

Call for Contributions: 4th International Marine Protected Areas Congress – IMPAC4 (La Serena – Coquimbo, Chile, 4-8 September, 2017) https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/impac4-call-contributions-carole-martinez

2017 IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society Summer School (GR4S)

The 2017 IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society Summer School (GR4S) is the sixth in a series of International Summer Schools on Data Fusion.  Previous locations include Munich, Milan, Beijing, and now Arlington, Texas.  Each year, the GR4S is held in conjunction with and the week prior to the IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS).  IGARSS 2017 will be held in Fort Worth, Texas, […]

GOOS is hiring a Programme Specialist

IOC/UNESCO is recruiting a scientific officer with expert and managerial experience, under full-time fixed term contract, based in Paris, France. As Programme Specialist, you will join the IOC/UNESCO secretariat, operating under guidance of its 148 Member States, working closely with the ocean observing scientific community. You will focus on observations coordination by networks working through […]

SECORE International: seminar on coral restoration

SECORE International is hosting a workshop at the Carmabi Marine Research Station on Cura?ao from May 18th ? 27th. The opening day of the workshop will start with a seminar to provide a global picture of coral restoration, discussing current obstacles and potential solutions. This seminar will be shared online through the Reef Resilience Network […]

52nd European Marine Biology Symposium, Deadline Approaching Soon

The 52nd European Marine Biology Symposium will run this year from 25-29 September 2017. The event will be hosted by the Grand Hotel Bernardin, Portorož in Slovenia. Abstract submission deadline: 15 May 2017 >> See more Source: EuroMarine News

Lecturer in Marine Biology, University of Essex (UK)

This role is equivalent to Assistant Professor level, and is a full-time, permanent position. The successful applicant will be expected to contribute to teaching, conduct independent research and obtain research funding. The School supports research groups, with technical expertise, infrastructure, intellectual engagement and collaboration in the areas of Marine and Freshwater Biology, Environmental Microbiology, and Genomics and […]

Senior Research Associate in Chemical Thermodynamic Modelling and Data Analysis for Oceanographic Application, University of East Anglia (UK)

This NERC-funded collaborative project, with scientists at Scripps Institution of Oceanography in the USA, and elsewhere, focuses on the development of a metrologically traceable chemical thermodynamic model of speciation in natural waters. The research involves the analysis of data from which the parameters of the Pitzer-based speciation model are derived, and the application of statistical […]