OTGA / VLIZ Training Course: Marine GIS Applications for Integrated Coastal Zone Management, 26 – 30 November 2018, Oostende, Belgium

This course will focus on integrated coastal zone management, in the sense that it needs to take on board the ecological, environmental, social and economic aspects of managing a coastal area or zone. The course provides an overview and hands approach on GIS applications necessary towards integrated coastal zone management including the data acquisition, processing, […]

Workshops on SOLAS Core Themes 4 and 5 – 27-29 November 2018, Roma, Italy

. Workshops on SOLAS Core Themes 4 and 5 27-29 November 2018, Roma, Italy Check who will give the talks at the workshops here. Early registration by 2 October 2018 here. More details and information about the workshops objectives: http://solas-int.org/theme-4-and-5-workshop.html Please circulate the information to who you think might be interested. Contact SOLAS International Project Office GEOMAR Helmholtz […]

Coast to Ocean-Egypt – Feb 2019

via OTGA – IODE

DRAFT Protocols for Satellite Ocean Color Data Validation: In situ Optical Radiometry – DL 05 Nov 2018

Under the auspices of the IOCCG and NASA, Ken Voss and Giuseppe Zibordi have generously volunteered their time and expertise to update the in situ radiometry protocols published nearly 15 years ago as part of the NASA Ocean Optics Protocols for Satellite Ocean Color Sensor Validation.  This updated draft protocol document entitled “Protocols for Satellite Ocean Color […]

Senior Lecturer Marine Social Science, SAMS (United Kingdom) – DL 30 Sep 2018

This role will involve identifying, planning and initiating major research within specialist subject area, for example where gaps in knowledge exist, or leading investigation into significant matters. The successful candidate will also be required to support and develop social research in Blue Growth industries such as aquaculture, marine renewable energy, fisheries and other rural economies such […]

Senior Lecturer Biological Oceanography Microbial Marine Ecology, SAMS (United Kingdom) – DL 30 Sep 2018

This role will involve contributing to the discovery and lead to the further development in an appropriate aspect of biological oceanography/marine microbial ecology. More specifically to research the ecology, biodiversity or biochemistry of marine organisms with emphasis on microbes. The successful candidate will be expected to work collaboratively with the natural and physical sciences available at […]

Knowledge Exchange and Communications Manager, SAMS (United Kingdom) – DL 21 Sep 2018

This role will involve working with project partners to roll out a programme of CPD for business users/project partners/students and trainees, social media engagement and management and work closely with the academic community, as well as other major tasks. Applicants must have a relevant degree and/or proven experience in a similar role, with excellent communication skills; strong […]

Postdoctoral Researcher, SYKE (Finland) – DL 28 Sep 2018

The successful applicant for this role will study phytoplankton diversity – ecosystem functioning relationships, especially biological control of the marine carbonate system and resulting water column C fluxes. The key scientific questions of the project are related to the connections of the Baltic Sea phytoplankton community structure and diversity to primary productivity, carbon cycling and […]

SOLAS Announcement: SOLAS Open Science Conference 2019 Keynote Speakers Announced!

. We are pleased to announce the keynote speakers for the SOLAS Open Science Conference 2019! Have a look at the sessions on the conference website here. Daiki Nomura, University of Hokkaido, Japan Session: Air-sea interface and fluxes of mass and energy Jonathan Abbatt, University of Toronto, Canada Session: Interconnections between aerosols, clouds and ecosystems Kathryn Mengerink, Waitt […]

First International Scuba Diving Sustainability Workshop, Genoa (Italy) – October 19-21, 2018. DL 27 Sep 2018

The first International Scuba Diving Sustainability Workshop will be held in Genoa (Italy) on October 19-21, 2018. The workshop will present the final and practical outcomes of the EU-funded project Green Bubbles RISE – dedicated to the environmental, economic and social sustainability of the diving system. Key speakers from the various segments of the diving […]

Regius Professorship of Ocean Sciences, University of Southampton, UK – DL 31 Dec 2018

Waterfront Campus, National Oceanography Centre Southampton School of Ocean and Earth Science, Faculty of Environmental and Life Sciences Regius Professorship of Ocean Sciences Location: National Oceanography Centre Southampton Salary: Level 7 – Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience Full Time, Permanent Closing Date: Monday 31 December 2018 Reference: 1021018HN The University of Southampton seeks an exceptional candidate for its […]

Data Scientist / Engineer on Machine Learning for Ocean’s Data – Ifremer (Brest, France)

ACTIVITIES The recruited person will be in charge of: • Collaborating with the Coriolis “Big Data” engineer to assemble and format training datasets, and their diffusion • Testing and evaluating existing predictive methods (e.g. ensemble of random forests, neural networks, CNN) • Developing a new procedure for the prediction of Argo data quality flags, for […]

Job opportunities at JAMSTEC

JAMSTEC is looking for Scientists or Technical Scientists who are interested working in JAMSTEC at the following departments. (1) Department of Mathematical Science and Advanced Technology (MAT) (2) Research and Development (R&D) Center for Earthquake and Tsunami (CEAT) etc., JAMSTEC Solid Earth Science Research Related Departments 020_Job_Opportunity_CEAT_ect_JAMSTEC 010_Job_Opportunity_MAT_JAMSTEC Thank you for your cooperation. Yours sincerely, […]

2019 Research and Development Award – DL 30 Nov 2018

Dear Sir / Madam,   We would like to invite you to apply for our 2019 Research and Development Award.   ITOPF has established an annual ‘ITOPF R&D Award’. Each year, up to £50,000 will be made available to fund R&D projects that make a valuable contributions to improving the knowledge and understanding of issues […]

Natural Resources Specialist – Fort Lauderdale, USA

The Broward County Board of County Commissioners is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Natural Resources Specialist. THIS POSTING WILL REMAIN OPEN UNTIL A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF QUALIFIED APPLICATIONS ARE RECEIVED. General Description This is an entry-level professional position supporting the Beach and Marine Resources section programs in a wide range of multidisciplinary projects. […]

Ocean Biogeochemical Modeller position NERC, UK – DL 21 Oct 18

Ocean Biogeochemical Modeller UKRI- NERC NOC Southampton (we may consider applications from candidates who wish to be based in Liverpool) £35,222 – £40,505 (band 5) or £45,271 – £52,061 (band 4) (dependent on qualifications and experience) Full time Open ended  About Us The National and Environmental Research Council (NERC) is a partner organisation within UK […]

European Consortium for Ocean Research Drilling – Applications and Innovations in Polar Marine Diatom Analysis – Marine Micropaleontology special issue – DL 15 May 2019

Applications and Innovations in Polar Marine Diatom Analysis Marine diatoms have become increasingly applied to fundamental questions related to climate and ice sheet history in and proximal to the polar regions. Following the IODP-USSSP-supported Polar Marine Diatom Workshop, Iowa Lakeside Laboratory, Lake Okoboji, Iowa, USA (August, 2018), Marine Micropaleontology has agreed to host a special issue entitled, “Applications and innovations […]

OTGA-INCOIS Training Course: Geospatial Techniques for Coastal Mapping and Monitoring (using QGIS) 26-30 November, 2018, India – DL 30 Sep 18

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BLUEandGREEN Legacy – Porto, Portugal – 1st Oct 2018

CIIMAR is organising the international conference BLUEandGREEN Legacy – Adding value to Marine Bioresources, with the participation of key international speakers in the field of Marine Biotechnology, Bioeconomics and Circular Economy. Intending to understand the national landscape of blue biotechnology, BLUEandGREEN Conference will be an important step in the construction of the National Roadmap for Marine Biotechnology. We would be honored […]

Workshops on SOLAS Core Themes 4 and 5, 27-29 November 2018, Italy – DL 02 Oct 18

Agendas and keynote speakers announced! i) Influence of coastal pollution on marine atmospheric chemistry: effects on climate and human health, 27-28 Nov 2018 ii) Interconnections between aerosols, clouds, and marine ecosystems in contrasting environment, 28-29 Nov 2018 Agenda and invited speakers of both workshops have been announced. Have a look here. 2 October 2018: Early registration closes. […]

GOV Symposium OceanPredict ’19

Dear colleagues, The next GOV Symposium invites ocean scientists, ocean observation specialists, industry representatives, service providers and users of ocean data & products from across the local, national & international operational oceanography community to engage in science sessions, booth exhibitions and discussions to explore and define the direction of future operational oceanography. GODAE OceanView continues to provide […]

Staff Chemist Position in the Florida Keys

I would like to draw your attention to a position that will be available starting November 1, 2018 at Mote Marine Laboratory’s Elizabeth Moore International Center for Coral Reef Research and Restoration (IC2R3)?? This position is part of the Ocean Acidification Program and will be located in Summerland Key, Florida. Please follow the link (https://mote.org/about-us/employment-opportunities#Chemist) […]

NASA Webinar: Change Detection for Land Cover Mapping – 28 Sep – 5 Oct 2018; DL 27 Sep 2018

NASA’s Applied Remote Sensing Training Program (ARSET) will be providing a webinar series in September on using using satellite imagery to map changes in land cover. Land cover changes can impact many areas of life. These changes can affect deforestation, ecological communities, wildfire extent, and urban growth. This advanced series will focus on using satellite […]

POSTDOCTORAL position in Physical Oceanography / Ocean Observing, Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science at the University of Miami.

Applications are invited from candidates with a recent PhD in physical oceanography or similar. Experience in collection and analysis of observed datasets is desirable. The successful candidate will study in situ data sets of the Agulhas Current and Indian Ocean in the context of other measurements and models to assess how the freshwater budget is […]

International Training Workshop on Marine Satellite Remote Sensing and Argo Monitoring Technologies – Nov, 2018, China – DL 10 Sep 2018

This workshop will be held in Hangzhou, China during November 12-26, 2018. The objectives of this training workshop are: 1) to train researches and marine management staffs in marine satellite remote-sensing and Argo technologies to enhance their communication and interaction; 2) to assist developing countries in utilizing remote sensing and Argo data and the data processing and analysis […]

Special issue of Remote Sensing: “Retrieving Marine Inherent Optical Properties and Biogeochemistry from Hyperspectral Measurements”

Hello, all. Tim Moore and Jeremy Werdell would like to call your attention to a new special issue of Remote Sensing: “Retrieving Marine Inherent Optical Properties and Biogeochemistry from Hyperspectral Measurements” http://www.mdpi.com/journal/remotesensing/special_issues/ocean_optical_RS Please consider this as a destination for your work.  With the coming of PACE and other technologies, it’s a great time to continue […]

OTGA / VLIZ Training Course: Research Cruise Planning and Management, 15 – 19 October 2018, Belgium – DL 14 Sep 18

  via IODE

The Nature Conservancy: US Virgin Islands Coral Manager – DL 4th Sep 18

The Nature Conservancy is recruiting a Coral Manager to join our team in the US Virgin Islands (details below). To apply visit careers.nature.org<http://careers.nature.org> and search for job number 46782. All applications must be submitted by September 3, 2018. POSITION TITLE: USVI Coral Manager LOCATION: St. Croix, US Virgin Islands ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS The USVI Coral Manager […]

POSTDOCTORAL PROGRAM IN CORAL RESEARCH AT OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY – DL 1st Oct 18

Dr. Andrea Grottoli is now accepting letters of interest from applicants seeking to undertake postdoctoral studies with her starting in summer or fall 2019. Areas of research include coral physiology and biogeochemistry (principally related to coral bleaching and ocean acidification) and tropical paleoceanography (i.e., isotopic and trace metal records from corals and sclerosponges). Candidates must […]

Lecturer/Senior Lecture – Coastal and Marine Processes

Exeter Geography are currently looking to appoint either a Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Physical Geography, specialising in Coastal and/or Catchment Science. These positions are available on a full time and permanent basis at our Exeter Campus. We are especially interested in applications from those working in the areas of coastal and shallow marine processes […]

Free 6-week MOOC on Cartography provided by ESRI – DL 20 Sep 2018

Free 6-week MOOC on Cartography provided by ESRI The upcoming course will occur between 5 Sep and 18 Oct, 2018 https://www.esri.com/training/catalog/596e584bb826875993ba4ebf/cartography./ via IFPRS

Postdoc fellowship: APPLYING EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES TO CORAL REEF CONSERVATION – DL 20 Oct 18

We currently have a fully-funded postdoctoral fellowship for up to three years focused on applying emerging technologies to coral reef ecology and conservation. If you or someone you know is passionate about this topic and fits the description below, read on! The due date for applications is Oct. 20, 2018. — Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship: Applying […]

Call for bids to host the 5th Symposium on the Ocean in a High-CO2 World in 2020 – DL 1st Oct 2018

Bids are requested to organise and host the 5th Symposium on the Ocean in a High-CO2 World in 2020. The symposium will maintain its traditional focus on ocean acidification and associated impacts on marine organisms, ecosystems, and biogeochemical cycles. The SOLAS-IMBER Working Group on Ocean Acidification (SIOA) will identify the local host and organizer and […]

4th CLIOTOP Symposium, 15-19 October 2018, Taiwan – DL 30 Sep 2018

The 4th CLIOTOP Symposium, 15-19 October 2018, National Taiwan Ocean University, Keelung, Taiwan. Register by 30 September 2018  here. via SOLAS

6th Argo Science Workshop, 22-24 October 2018, Japan – DL 15 Sep 2018

The 6th Argo Science Workshop, 22-24 October 2018, Tokyo, Japan. Register by 15 September 2018 here. via SOLAS

2nd workshop of the Korea-US inDian Ocean Scientific Research Program, 6-8 November 2018, USA – DL 14 Sep 2018

The 2nd workshop of the Korea-US inDian Ocean Scientific (KUDOS) Research Program, 6-8 November 2018, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, USA. Submit a poster abstract by 14 September 2018 here. via SOLAS

23rd PIRATA meeting and the 2nd TAOS REVIEW meeting, 22-26 October 2018, France – DL 08 Sep 2018

The 23rd PIRATA meeting and the 2nd TAOS REVIEW meeting, 22-26 October 2018, Marseille, France. Submit an abstract by 8 September 2018 here. via SOLAS

School of Atmospheric Measurements in Latin America and the Caribbean, 12-17 November 2018, Puerto Rico – DL 05 Sep 18

The School of Atmospheric Measurements in Latin America and the Caribbean: Atmospheric Particles and Reactive Gases (SAMLAC), 12-17 November 2018, San Juan, Puerto Rico. Apply and submit an abstract by 5 September 2018 here. via SOLAS

8th International Symposium on Non-CO2 Greenhouse Gases, Netherlands, 12-14 June 2019 – DL 01 Sep 18

8th International Symposium on Non-CO2 Greenhouse Gases (NCGG8), Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 12-14 June 2019. Submit abstracts for papers and sessions until 1 September 2018 here.   via SOLAS

Fourth Xiamen Symposium on Marine Environmental Sciences, 6-9 January 2019, China – DL 31 Aug 18

The Fourth Xiamen Symposium on Marine Environmental Sciences, 6-9 January 2019, Xiamen, China. Submit an abstract by 31 August 2018 here. Recruitment-oriented special reception at XMAS-IV for early career participants, 10 January 2019, Xiamen, China. More information here, and apply for the travel funds by 31 August 2018 here via SOLAS

ResponSEAble Ocean Literacy Webinars

ResponSEAble webinars series on Ocean Literacy were successfully launched last week! The next webinar: on September 13th  (from 14-15 CET) – Children and the oceans: opportunities and challenges for ocean education. Watch this and previous webinars at https://www.responseable.eu/news/the-responseable-webinars   Via POGO

International Conference on Plastics in the Marine Environment 2018 – 5 – 7 December 2018 Singapore – DL 30 September 2018

Globally, some eight million tonnes of plastic is dumped into the ocean every year, killing marine life and entering the human food chain. Five Asian nations account for 60% of the waste entering our oceans. The ubiquitous spread of plastic waste into every part of the marine environment has captured the attention of academics, industries, […]

Workshops on SOLAS Core Themes 4 and 5, 27-29 November 2018, Roma, Italy – Early registration until 2 Oct 18

Workshops on SOLAS Core Themes 4 and 5, 27-29 November 2018, Roma, Italy. Agenda of Workshop 1 announced! i) Influence of coastal pollution on marine atmospheric chemistry: effects on climate and human health, 27-28 Nov 2018 ii) Interconnections between aerosols, clouds, and marine ecosystems in contrasting environment, 28-29 Nov 2018 Agenda and Invited Speakers of Workshop 1 here. […]

“MANAGEMENT AND CONSERVATION OF MARINE AND INLAND FISHERY RESOURCES” – FAO/UN – DL 31 Dec 18

MANAGEMENT AND CONSERVATION OF MARINE AND INLAND FISHERY RESOURCES  Job Posting : 25/Jun/2018 Closure Date : 31/Dec/2018, 11:59:00 PM Organizational Unit: FIAF Type of Requisition: Consultant / PSA (Personal Services Agreement) Grade Level: N/A Primary Location : Italy-Rome Duration: Assignments from one to eleven months on a when-actually-employed basis Tasks and responsibilities The detailed tasks and responsibilities of each selected Consultant or […]

Lectureship in environmental remote sensing

We have just advertised a tenured position in environmental remote sensing. We are searching for good candidates with a focus on the tropics, forests or reefs. The job description is here: https://hr-jobs.lancs.ac.uk/Vacancy.aspx?ref=A2399 Many thanks, Nick ****************************************** Nick Graham Professor of Marine Ecology Royal Society Research Fellow Lancaster Environment Centre Lancaster University LA1 4YQ, UK Tel: +44 […]

The Nature Conservancy: US Virgin Islands Coral Manager – DL 3rd Sep 18

The Nature Conservancy is recruiting a Coral Manager to join our team in the US Virgin Islands (details below). To apply visit careers.nature.org and search for job number 46782. All applications must be submitted by September 3, 2018. POSITION TITLE: USVI Coral Manager LOCATION: St. Croix, US Virgin Islands ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS The USVI Coral Manager […]

Funding for field work by PhD students and recent postdocs at Lizard Island Research Station, Great Barrier Reef – DL 31 Aug 18

Applications are invited for fellowships to conduct coral reef research at the Australian Museum’s Lizard Island Research Station. All fellowships provide funding for field expenses only; salary is not provided. Thanks to the support of the Lizard Island Reef Research Foundation and its donors, the following are available: Fellowships for PhD students for field work […]

PhD Position in Coastal Ecosystem Project, IO PAN (Poland) – DL 2 Sep 18

The PhD student is expected to work within the Polish National Science Centre funded project: Coastal Ecosystem functioning under different anthropogenic pressure – linking Benthic communities and biogeochemical Cycling in the southern Baltic Sea (COmEBACk), in collaboration with the Laboratory of Marine Environmental Sciences (LEMAR, France). Application deadline: 2 Sep 2018 >> See more via EuroMarine

PhD in Chemical forms of arsenic in new marine resources, Institute of Marine Research (Norway) – DL 19 Aug 18

The Institute of Marine Research in Norway has a three-year position as a fellow, who will work with new marine feed resources and determination of heavy metals and arsenic. The project is an international collaboration with the Technical University of Denmark (DTU), and the PhD student must be enrolled and follow the PhD program at DTU. […]

PhD studentship: New ultrasonic technology to enable algal biofuels, University of Southampton (United Kingdom) – DL 1st Sep 18

The main aim of this PhD will be to help develop a new ultrasonic technology for harvesting algae in commercial biofuel production. If successful, it could have huge impacts on carbon emissions. The research will involve hands-on design and testing of fluidic and ultrasonic systems as well as computer modelling and working with biofuel producers. Application […]

Two Senior Lecturer positions in Biosciences, University of Exeter (United Kingdom) – DL 29 Aug 18

The posts of Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Biosciences will contribute to extending the research profile of Conservation, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at the University of Exeter’s Penryn Campus. Both roles will particularly be focusing on the areas of Marine Biology, Wildlife Disease and Evolutionary Ecology. The post will include Research and Education duties, and Management suited […]

Engineer and Postdoctoral Fellowship Roles, CNRS (France) – DL 20 Aug 18

The Laboratory of Oceanology and Geosciences of Wimereux proposes two short-term Engineer and Postdoctoral fellowships for participating in the implementation of an automated platform for the observation and characterisation of phytoplankton dynamics in coastal waters, in the frame of regional, national and international projects. The Engineer position, which will last for a total of 13 months, […]

Call for Abstracts for 12th Edition of International Conference on Oceanography & Marine Biology

These calls are open to individuals across a wide range of marine science disciplines. The event is scheduled to take place from 3-4 December 2018. For more information on the event itself, click here. Call deadline: N/A  >> See more via EuroMarine

14th International Conference on Copepoda, 14-19 Jun 2020, Kruger National Park (South Africa)

Every three years since 1981 the World Association of Copepodologists (WAC) holds an international conference called the International Conference on Copepoda or the “ICOC.” These have become the most important global gatherings for all researchers and students of copepods. Each conference gives participants the chance to meet fellow researchers, talk with students and experts, borrow […]

12th Edition of International Conference on Oceanography & Marine Biology, 3-4 Dec 2018, Rome (Italy) – DL 20 Aug 18

This conference will include prompt keynote presentations, oral presentations (speaker forum and young research forum), poster presentations, and exhibitions. This is going to be one of the most notable events of the year. It will bring all the Scientists, Professors and Delegates together for a remarkable success. Early registration deadline: 20 Aug 2018 >> See more […]

PhD student position at Institute of Oceanology Polish Academy of Sciences – DL 2 Sep 18

Open call for 1 PhD student position at Institute of Oceanology Polish Academy of Sciences in Sopot, Poland, in Polish National Science Centre funded project Position: PhD Student, 1 Institute: Institute of Oceanology Polish Academy of Sciences (http://iopan.gda.pl/) Location: Sopot, Poland Supervisor: Dr Monika Kędra, Assoc. Prof. (http://www.iopan.gda.pl/ekologia/monika.html) Collaboration: Dr Emma Michaud (Laboratory of Marine […]

Pre-registrations are open for the Austral Summer Institute XIX – Chile, Jan 2019 – DL 31Oct18

Austral Summer Institute XIX (ASI XIX), University of Concepcion, Concepcion Chile, January 2019. We invite you to pre register the course(s) of your interest at: http://www.sur-austral.cl/asi/how-to-apply/ and then submit your application by October 31, 2018 at: http://www.sur-austral.cl/asi/how-to-apply/#application-form via ASI

EUMETSAT Workshop – Accessing and working with state of the art satellite data for marine applications – DL 1st Oct 18

Sunday 25 November 2018 – Monday 26 November 2018 University of the Philippines Visayas, Iloilo   Satellite data provides information on the marine environment that can be used for many applications. The most modern generation of satellites offer improvements in spatial and temporal resolution as well as a constantly evolving suite of products. Data from the […]

Instructor’s Manual for its Model Course on Understanding Integrated Coastal Management (ICM)

http://seaknowledgebank.net/e-library/icm-training-manual-course-1-understanding-integrated-coastal-management-icm PEMSEA is proud to announce the release of an Instructor’s Manual for its Model Course on Understanding Integrated Coastal Management (ICM), aimed at facilitating the exchange and transfer of knowledge and skills on ICM practices, tools, and methodologies!  Integrated Coastal Management (ICM) has proven itself an effective strategy for ensuring sustainable development in coastal […]

Call for access to the Svalbard Integrated Arctic Earth Observing System research infrastructure – DL 15 Sep 18

The second call for access to the Svalbard Integrated Arctic Earth Observing System (SIOS) research infrastructure is now open.   The application deadline is 15th September 2018 at 16:00 CEST.   For full details of the call, including eligibility criteria, refer to the text here: https://sios-svalbard.org/sites/sios-svalbard.org/files/common/SIOS_Acce…   To see which research infrastructure in and around Svalbard is available for […]

Florida Keys Marine Science Education Job Posting

The Marine Science Eco-Experience is an education and outreach organization that strives to teach the public about essential marine science topics that will enlighten and enrich their time spent in Florida. MSEE is led by a team of Marine Scientists that spends an hour with resort and hotel guests sharing the wonders that our ocean and gulf have […]

Funding available for field work by PhD students at Lizard Island Research Station, Great Barrier Reef. – DL 31 Aug 18

The next round of fellowships for PhD students to conduct coral reef research at the Australian Museum’s Lizard Island Research Station is now open for applications. Thanks to the support of the Lizard Island Reef Research Foundation and its donors, the fellowships provide funding for field work over one, two or three years plus the opportunity to be awarded […]

long term consultant in support to the Fisheries and Resources Monitoring System – FAO Statistics and Information Branch

We are looking for a long term consultant in support to the Fisheries and Resources Monitoring System – FIRMS http://firms.fao.org/ with skills in marine biology and information management. Interested candidates should apply to this generic vacancy as soon as possible: Fishery and aquaculture Information management specialist – https://jobs.fao.org/careersection/fao_external/jobdetail.ftl?job=180628&tz=GMT%2B02%3A00 . Once selected through this vacancy as part […]

Long term consultant specialist in capture fisheries statistics – FAO Statistics and Information Branch – DL 31 Aug 18

long term consultant specialist in capture fisheries statistics to work in the FAO Statistics and Information Branch of the Fisheries and Aquaculture Department (FI) at HQ in Rome. Due to the relevance of the capture fisheries production statistics for FI and FAO we aim to hire the most qualified expert as possible. The position, at the […]

Coral Nursery Technician Position – DL 15 Aug 18

The State of Hawaii?s Land-Based Coral Restoration Nursery has a Coral Nursery Technician position open as shown below. In addition, please note that the State of Hawaii will not pay re-location expenses associated with this position; additionally, applicants must be eligible at the time of application to work in the United States. This is a […]

Webinar “Leverage a Global Volunteer Network and Access the Data Needed to Solve Environmental Challenges”

webinars OCTO (Open Communications for the Ocean <https://www.octogroup.org>) and the EBM Tools Network. *Tuesday, October 23, 1 pm US EDT/10 am US PDT/5 pm UTC* *Leverage a Global Volunteer Network and Access the Data Needed to Solve Environmental Challenges by Marcus Pearson and Aisling Force of Adventure Scientists.* Collecting data can require time, funding, and skills that […]

Webinar “Managing Global Acidification on a Regional Scale: How the US Mid-Atlantic and Northeast Coastal Acidification Networks (MACAN and NECAN) Are Working to Understand Impacts through Partnerships”

webinars OCTO (Open Communications for the Ocean <https://www.octogroup.org>) and the EBM Tools Network. *Tuesday, October 2, **1 pm US EDT/10 am US PDT/5 pm UTC* *Managing Global Acidification on a Regional Scale: How the US Mid-Atlantic and Northeast Coastal Acidification Networks (MACAN and NECAN) Are Working to Understand Impacts through Partnerships. *The chemistry of the ocean is […]

Webinar “Tackling ghost gear in hot spot areas: How innovative partnerships are helping developing countries address lost and abandoned fishing gear”

webinars OCTO (Open Communications for the Ocean <https://www.octogroup.org>) and the EBM Tools Network. *Tuesday, September 18, **4 pm US EDT/1 pm US PDT/8 pm UTC* *Tackling ghost gear in hot spot areas: How innovative partnerships are helping developing countries address lost and abandoned fishing gear** by Ingrid Giskes and Joel Baziuk of the Global Ghost Gear Initiative […]

Webinar “Climate-driven species redistribution in marine systems”

webinars OCTO (Open Communications for the Ocean <https://www.octogroup.org>) and the EBM Tools Network. *Tuesday, September 11, 5 pm US EDT/2 pm US PDT/9 pm UTC* *Wednesday, September 12, 7 am Australian EST* *Climate-driven species redistribution in marine systems by Gretta Pecl of the Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies and Centre for Marine Socioecology in Hobart, Tasmania, […]

Webinar “Integrating social network development into MPA management capacity building and institutionalization in the Philippines and Indonesia”

webinars OCTO (Open Communications for the Ocean <https://www.octogroup.org>) and the EBM Tools Network. *Thursday, August 9, 1 pm US EDT/10 am US PDT/5 pm UTC* *Integrating social network development into MPA management capacity building and institutionalization in the Philippines and Indonesia by Anne Nelson and Gabrielle Johnson of NOAA. *Every MPA site, region, and capacity building program […]

International Faculty Member – Middle East Technical University, Institute of Marine Sciences, Turkey – DL 25 Sep 18

Applications from all nationalities (non-Turkish) are invited for full-time tenure-track faculty positions in Middle East Technical University, Institute of Marine Sciences (METU-IMS). METU-IMS is the leading international marine science institute in Turkey with a 100% English education and research.  All METU-IMS faculty engage in teaching, research and service towards the overall goal of sustainable of […]

Summer School in Geocomputation

Summer School in Geocomputation – Berkeley, CA, USA – 20th/24th August 2018 (Still few places left). Registration info at http://spatial-ecology.net/ source IFPRS

Job Opportunity: Scientist or Technical Scientist, Institute of Arctic Climate and Environment Research, JAMSTEC, Japan – DL 02 Oct 2018

JAMSTEC is recruiting one tenure-track Scientist or Technical Scientist.   The deadline for submission of applications is October 2, 2018.   For more details, please visit the following website: http://www.jamstec.go.jp/e/about/recruit/iace_20181002.html   For any inquiries, please feel free to contact the Human Resources Department.   Human Resources Department, JAMSTEC recruit-app@jamstec.go.jp   source: POGO

Job Opportunity: Scientist or Technical Scientist, Geomicrobiology Group, Kochi Institute for Core Sample Research, JAMSTEC, Japan – DL 11 Sep 2018

JAMSTEC is recruiting one tenure-track Scientist or Technical Scientist.   The deadline for submission of applications is September 11, 2018.   For more details, please visit the following website: http://www.jamstec.go.jp/e/about/recruit/kochi_20180911.html   For any inquiries, please feel free to contact the Human Resources Department.   Human Resources Department, JAMSTEC recruit-app@jamstec.go.jp   source POGO

Job Opportunity: Scientist or Technical Scientist, Department of Coupled Ocean-Atmosphere-Land Processes Research , JAMSTEC, Japan – DL 17 Aug 18

JAMSTEC is recruiting a total of 1 position as a tenure-track Scientist or a Technical Scientist.   The deadline for submission of applications is August 17, 2018.   For more details, please visit the following website: http://www.jamstec.go.jp/e/about/recruit/dcop_20180817.html   For any inquiries, please feel free to contact the Human Resources Department.   Human Resources Department, JAMSTEC […]

3-year Postdoctoral grants at the RSLab/CommSensLab from UPC (Barcelona)

The Spanish foundation of “La Caixa” is opening a call to apply for postdoctoral grants for a period of 3 years at Spanish centers of Excellence, and the RSLab/CommSensLab from UPC, Barcelona, Spain, is one of them. Long-mobility periods at Purdue/UMASS (particularly for US applicants) can be considered. Candidates can be of any nationality, and should have […]

Postdoctoral Fellowship – Microbiome Influences on Coral Resilience to Climate Change (July 31 deadline)

*Postdoctoral Fellowship: * *Microbiome Influences on Coral Resilience to Climate Change * *University of Victoria, Canada* The Baum Lab at the University of Victoria (British Columbia, Canada) seeks to recruit an outstanding, highly quantitative postdoctoral fellow (PDF) to lead research investigating how the relationships between corals and their microbial partners (bacteria, *Symbiodinium*) vary with local […]

2018 AGU Fall Meeting – 10-14 December 2018 in Washington, D.C. – DL 01 Aug 18

The 2018 AGU Fall Meeting will be held from 10-14 December 2018 in Washington, D.C. The abstract submission site (https://fallmeeting.agu.org/2018/abstract-submissions/) is expected to open on 13 June 2018 and close on 1 August 2018. The following session may be of interest to this community: Session ID: 44332 Session Title: OS002. Advancing the use of multi-angle polarimetry for […]

Five Roles Available, EMBRC-ERIC (France)

EMBRC-ERIC currently has a total of five positions available. All of these roles will be based at the EMBRC-ERIC base in Paris, France. The five available positions available are those of Executive Director, Scientific Officer & Project Manager, Communications Officer, Access Officer and Administrative Assistant. Application deadline: See link for deadlines on each role >> See […]

Communications Officer Role, AquaTT (Ireland) – DL 20 Aug 18

AquaTT has a Communications Officer position available in its offices for an initial contract of 24 months, with a potential for renewal. The Communications Officer will assist in the development and implementation of AquaTT’s internal and external communications strategies and delivery of roles in European funded scientific projects. The Communications Officer will play an integral […]

Project Officer Role, AquaTT (Ireland) – DL 01 Aug 18

The PO will be primarily responsible for two or three European projects. Some of their main tasks will involve dissemination, communication, education, stakeholder engagement and knowledge management and transfer. Given the international dimension of the projects, regular travel will be required. Candidates must have a minimum of five years’ relevant experience. Application deadline: 1 Aug 2018 >> See […]

Two PhD Positions Available, IO PAN (Poland) – DL 31 Jul 18

These two PhD positions will be working within the COmEBACk project, whic IO PAN are conducting in collaboration with the Laboratory of Marine Environmental Sciences (LEMAR), in France. To be considered eligible for these position, candidates must possess a master degree in a relevant area (oceanography, marine ecology, biology and biogeochemistry or related disciplines), have good knowledge on […]

Call to Organise and Host 5th Symposium on the Ocean in a High-CO2 World in 2020 – DL 01 Oct 18

Bids are requested to organize and host the 5th Symposium on the Ocean in a High-CO2 World in 2020. The symposium will maintain its traditional focus on ocean acidification and associated impacts on marine organisms, ecosystems, and biogeochemical cycles. Ocean acidification will be considered in combination with other global changes such as warming and deoxygenation. […]

5th International Conference on Marine Mammal Protected Areas, 8-12 Apr 2019, Messinia (Greece)

The 5th International Conference on Marine Mammal Protected Areas will evaluate the progress made over the last decade to meet ICMMPA’s long-standing goal of bringing the MMPA community closer together. A primary goal of this conference, held for the first time in the Mediterranean, is to focus on the challenges ahead to examine concrete and […]

Marine Research and Knowledge in support of Policy Making and Society, 25 Oct 2018, Ponta Delgada (Portugal)

This half-day event, organized by EurOcean and its Member FRCT (Fundo Regional para a Ciência e Tecnologia, is an opportunity to learn about some of the most recent technological developments that have helped improve our understanding of deep-sea biodiversity, ecosystems and geomorphology. Results from deep-sea exploration around the Azores will be presented. Registration deadline: N/A […]

6th Argo Science Workshop, 22-24 Oct 2018, Tokyo (Japan) – DL 10 Aug 18

This workshop will be a mix of invited and submitted plenary talks and posters. Each session will address the objectives described above as appropriate. Contribution towards any of the workshop objectives and presentations of underpinning science and technology are encouraged. There will be an opportunity for commercial exhibit stands integrated with science poster sessions. Abstract […]

World Congress on Recent Advances in Aquaculture Research & Fisheries, 19-20 Oct 2018, Rome (Italy) – DL 27 Aug 18

The World Congress on Recent Advances in Aquaculture Research & Fisheries promises to be a large event that covers an enormous array of topics across the spectrum of aquaculture. This major event will consist of a total of 20 scientific sessions, all covering a wide array of subjects and topics from across the field. Early […]

8th International Symposium on Aquatic Animal Health, 2-6 Sep 2018 – DL 03 Aug 18

8th International Symposium on Aquatic Animal Health, 2-6 Sep 2018, Prince Edward Island (Canada) The ISAAH meets every four years and typically attracts 300–400 fish health professionals from around the world. Delegates attending ISAAH 2018 will be have the opportunity to join other aquatic health professionals from around the world for scientific workshops, business meetings, […]

Watch Live: Earth Observation Summer School Lectures

Every two years, ESA’s Earth observation summer schools draws young scientists from all over the world to learn more about remote sensing, Earth system science, modelling and monitoring, and how data can be used to better understand the world we live in. This year, the two-week summer school is being held on 30 July to […]

From COP21 towards the United Nations Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development (2021-2030)

UNESCO’s Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission and the Ocean and Climate Platform invite you to… High Level Scientific Conference From COP21 towards the United Nations Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development (2021-2030) 10 – 11 September 2018 UNESCO, Paris Since COP21, new knowledge has enhanced our understanding of the interactions between ocean, climate and biodiversity. The […]

Maritime Apprentice – Plymouth Marine Laboratory

The ocean and coastal seas are the most exciting, yet challenging, environments to work in.  Over the past thirty years, Plymouth Marine Laboratory has been at the forefront of pushing forward our understanding of the oceans using a combination of observations and modelling.  PML is looking to appoint an Apprentice based in its Ships Group, […]

Public Affairs Internship – AGU

Job Description Title: Public Affairs Intern Position Type: Paid Full-time Internship (3 months assignment – expected start date 4 Sep 2018) Location: Washington, DC What we do and offer our team We are home to more than 60,000 scientists from 139 countries. As the Public Affairs Intern, you will be part of a dynamic association […]

post-doc data assimilation UNSW

Applications are welcome for a fixed term (2.5 years) PostdoctoralPhysical Oceanographer position in Hydrodynamic Data Assimilation. Theposition is based with the Coastal and Regional Oceanography group, withinthe School of Mathematics and Statistics in the Faculty of Science, UNSWAustralia (www.oceanography.unsw.edu.au). The objective of the project isto design and assess an optimized data assimilation system to improvestate-estimation […]

2nd Atmospheric Correction Intercomparison Exercise (ACIXII) over Inland and Nearshore Coastal Waters

Dear IOCCG Colleagues On behalf of ESA and NASA, we would like to invite you to participate in the 2nd atmospheric correction intercomparison exercise (ACIXII) being developed to gauge performances of atmospheric correction (AC) methods for processing moderate-resolution images, including those of Landsat and Sentinel-2. The 1st exercise focused on evaluating Landsat-8 and Sentinel-2A products […]

Assistant Professor, Marine Biology – Texas A&M University – DL 15Sep18

Job Title: Assistant Professor, Marine Biology Agency: Texas A&M University – Corpus Christi, Department of Life Sciences Proposed Minimum Salary: Commensurate Job Location: Corpus Christi, Texas Job Type: Faculty Job Description: The Department of Life Sciences at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Marine Biology. Appointment may start as […]

Computer Scientist in Spatial Analysis and Data Integration, IRD (France) – DL 01 Sep 18

IRD is seeking a researcher (PhD) with strong quantitative analytical skills, including experience in data modelling (e.g. stochastic differential equations, individual-based models, ecological network analysis (ENA), co-occurrence patterns, human-animal interactions) and R script programming. The candidate will work on electronic tagging data (e.g. acoustic tagging) collected from previous experiments on sharks in La Réunion, Indian […]

Four Research positions, University of Gothenburg (Sweden) – DL 01 Aug 18

The University of Gothenburg in Sweden has four positions currently available. The four positions available are based at the interdisciplinary Swedish Mariculture Research Center (SWEMARC), which is located at the Center for Sea and Society at University of Gothenburg. Application deadline: 1 Aug 2018 > See more   Source: EuroMarine

Twenty PhD positions available, Ifremer (France) – DL 10 Sep 18

A total of 20 PhD positions are available through Ifremer. The positions cover a wide array of topics. Some of the position titles include ‘Investigating the territoriality and governability of the moored fishing aggregating devices (MFAD) fisheries in Mediterranean and French-Lesser Antilles Islands’ and ‘Natura 2000 marine network cost assessment’. Application deadline: 10 Sep 2018  >> See more […]

PEGASuS 2: Ocean Sustainability Call – DL 6 Aug 18

PEGASuS 2: Ocean Sustainability is an open call for research projects that focus on synthesis research for ocean sustainability. Based on the successful model implemented by NCEAS, PEGASuS 2 will support up to four separate working groups to be based at NCEAS in Santa Barbara, California. Additionally, one postdoctoral fellow will be supported to engage […]