Post-doctoral Position at the University of British Columbia (Canada) in Oil Spill Modelling with MEOPAR

Post-doctoral Position at the University of British Columbia (Canada) in Oil Spill Modelling with MEOPAR   via IFPRS

Post-Doctoral Researcher to join the MaREI centre in University College Cork (UCC) – Ireland

Applications are invited for the post of Post-Doctoral Researcher to join the MaREI centre in University College Cork (UCC), based at the Beaufort Building, Haulbowline Rd, Ringaskiddy, Co. Cork, Ireland. The Offshore Renewable Energy Development Plan (OREDP) published by DCENR in 2014 ( ie/Renewable-Energy/Pages/ OREDP-Landing-Page.aspx) identified offshore wind energy as a key resource. The MaREI Centre is […]

2nd Alqueva Summer School on Atmospheric and Inland Water Sciences – Alqueva (Portugal) from 19 to 21 June 2018

2nd Alqueva Summer School on Atmospheric and Inland Water Sciences – Alqueva (Alentejo, Portugal) from 19 to 21 June 2018 The summer school covers a range of advanced topics in atmosphere and inland water sciences, it is directed to young scientists and graduate students in Earth and Environmental Sciences, Physics or Engineering, who wish […]

Forum on Fisheries Science in the Mediterranean and the Black Sea: abstract submission deadline extended – DL 11 Jun 18

Forum on Fisheries Science in the Mediterranean and the Black Sea: abstract submission deadline extended Due to the large number of responses the call for abstracts received for the General Fisheries Commission for the Mediterranean (GFCM) Fish Forum, the abstract submission deadline has been extended. Contributions are welcome from all marine research communities. Abstract submission deadline: […]

Associate Project Officer – IOC UNESCO data and information system developer/manager, Ostend (Belgium) – DL 1 Jun 18

The main responsibilities of this role will be to assist with the development, documenting and maintenance of web-based IOC data and information products, hosted by the IOC UNESCO Project Office for IODE in Ostend, Belgium. It is preferred that candidates possess 1 year of work experience in web development, as well as experience of working with […]

Postdoctoral Research Associate in Marine Ecosystem Engineers, Heriot-Watt University (United Kingdom) – DL 8 Jun 18

The primary role of this position will be to contribute to the Leverhulme Trust funded project “Elucidating the light harvesting strategy of the world’s deepest living marine algae”. The successful candidate will also be expected to contribute to the formulation and submission of research publications and proposals, presenting the research at national and international conferences and […]

Marine Biogeochemistry Modeller position, National Oceanography Centre (United Kingdom) – DL 27 May 18

This post will be part of the multi-disciplinary and multi-centre teams for three projects. Its important role in all three is to translate new perspectives on key processes arising from cutting-edge observations into model representations, in order to understand and to explore the global and future consequences. The successful candidate will have strong coding skills (e.g. […]

Fishery Trophics Network Technician, Ifremer (France) – DL 11 Jun 18

The main aim of the successful applicant for this position will be to support the realization of research and expertise on the empirical study of food webs. The position is full-time, and it is essential applicants possess laboratory experience, as well as experience of sampling campaigns at sea and experience in using office software and databases. Application […]

Postdoctoral position studying environmental stress on the king penguin, University of Strasbourg (France) – DL 17 Jun 18

This postdoctoral position will involve exploring the impact and adaptation to social and environmental stress in the king penguin. The project this position will be a part of, the ECONERGIE project, seeks to help in the understanding of the proximate determinants of quality in relation to individual performances, and on the fitness consequences of variation in quality […]

Postdoctoral position studying Arctic Diving Seabirds, Center of Biological Studies of Chizé CNRS (France) – DL 11 Jun 18

This postdoctoral position will be based on Cooper Island, and will last for a total duration of 18 months. The main tasks are to carry out the SENSEI research project, write scientific articles, and attend national and international scientific meetings. The candidate will have the opportunity to participate in fieldwork on Cooper Island. Application deadline: 11 Jun […]

Research assistant position in ocean-ecosystem modelling, GEOMAR (Germany) – DL 10 Jun 18

This position is devoted to understanding the relations of biogeochemical cycling, higher trophic levels (especially anchovy) and environmental conditions in the Humboldt upwelling system, with the specific goal to investigate energy fluxes amongst trophic levels and the sensitivity of the system to climate variability, based on an “end-to-end”  model approach. Knowledge of a programming tool […]

Analytical Marine Natural Product Chemist, GEOMAR (Germany) – DL 23 May 18

The successful candidate for this role will participate in various drug discovery and chemical ecology projects on marine invertebrates, marine plants and microorganisms. To be eligible, some of the essential criteria for candidates includes a PhD in marine/analytical natural products chemistry or a related field, experience in writing publications, conference papers and research proposals, proficiency in various […]

Zoology Lecturer Position, NUI Galway (Ireland) – DL 08 Jun 18

A major aspect of this position will be teaching undergraduate BSc programmes in Zoology, Environmental Science and Marine Science within the School of Natural Sciences. The postholder is expected to engage in scholarly activity such as, but not limited to, refereeing of journals, membership of discipline related advisory bodies and peer review panels and work associated with […]

Postdoctoral position in Metabolomic of Intertidal microphytobenthos, Concarneau (France) – DL 1 Jun 18

The successful candidate for this role will conduct research aimed at quantifying and identifying metabolites of intertidal diatom biofilms, and the links between metabolic diversity and ecosystem function and services in intertidal sediments (primary production, sediment stability). Previous experience with GC-MS and/or LC-MS/MS is mandatory. In addition, the recruitment policy of the Brittany Region makes compulsory that […]

3rd International Marine Science Communication Conference, 4-5 Dec 2018, United Kingdom – DL 1 Jul 18

The CommOcean conference will combine a hands-on approach with in science communication and dissemination, as well as expertise-sharing sessions and social interactions. CommOCEAN 2018 aims to provide communication skills and inspiration to communicators across a range of experience levels. Key areas which will be covered in the sessions will include how to present clear messages […]

[Environments] 2018 Travel Award – DL 30 May 18

Dear, We contacted you on 16 May 2018, regarding the Environments 2018 Travel Award. The award will contribute towards travel costs for a researcher in the area of environmental science or environmental engineering to attend an international conference between July 1, 2018 and December 31, 2019. The requirements for candidate participation and application materials are described here. The […]

Job posting: JIMAR Supervisory Coral Reef Ecosystem Oceanographer position with NOAA’s Ecosystem Sciences Division – DL 29 May 18

The Joint Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Research (JIMAR) is currently recruiting a Supervisory Coral Reef Ecosystem Oceanographer within the PIFSC Ecosystem Sciences Division based in Honolulu, HI.  As a part of the Ecosystem Sciences Division, the Supervisory Coral Reef Ecosystem Oceanographer leads a team of researchers to assess and predict associated ecological impacts to the coral reef […]

Immediate opening – Research Assistant in acoustics and optical survey technologies

We are excited to announce the following job opening for a new contract position as a research assistant/specialist to work with our Marine Spatial Ecology Division Habitat Mapping Team to continue developing methods for marine ecosystem assessments using acoustics and optical systems. For specifics on research projects, please contact For details on the position […]

Fellowships to Australia – international and national applicants – DL 30 June 18

The Australian Research Council funds generous 4 year fellowships to mid-career scientists (typically more than 5 years after their PhD was awarded). International applicants are welcome to apply. If you have an interest in applying to the University of Queensland in Brisbane, which has a high success rate in these schemes, you’re invited to submit […]

Call for papers: Special Section of the Island Studies Journal on “Approaches to Island Spatial Planning” – DL 31 Oct 18

Reminder: Call for papers: Special Section of the Island Studies Journal on “Approaches to Island Spatial Planning” Deadline for full paper submission: 31 october 2018 Looking forward to receiving your contribution. Cheers AG 2018-03-04 19:56 GMT-01:00 Artur Gil Dear All, it is my pleasure to inform you that I will be the guest editor of a […]

2018 Galapagos Ocean Acidification School – August 19 – 28th, 2018 – DL 04 June 2018

Scientific objectives By using this different approaches we aim at the same time to assess relevant scientific questions: • Are different DIC sources involved in calcium carbonate formation in marine organisms ( i .e. corals, echinoderms, barnacles and gastropods)? • Does the community shift to more 13C depleted values due to use of volcanic 13C depleted sources upon low pH/high pCO2 […]

Western Indian Ocean Marine Science Association – Funding Announcement for ocean acidification projects – DL 19May

We are writing to inform you of a request for proposals from our partners at the Western Indian Ocean Marine Science Association (WIOMSA), in partnership with the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO (IOC-UNESCO), the IAEA Ocean Acidification International Coordination Centre (OA-ICC) and GOA-ON. WIOMSA is accepting proposals from eligible institutions in the Western Indian Ocean […]

Postdoctoral Fellowship in Ocean-Atmosphere Carbon Fluxes, CSIRO, Hobart, Australia

 The Position Postdoctoral Fellowships at CSIRO provide opportunities to scientists and engineers, who have completed their doctorate and have less than three years relevant postdoctoral work experience. These fellowships will help launch their careers, provide experience that will enhance their career prospects, and facilitate the recruitment and development of potential leaders for CSIRO. CSIRO Oceans […]

Funded PhD studentship – Optical-biogeochemical dynamics of oligotrophic lakes

Optical-biogeochemical dynamics of oligotrophic lakes, University of Stirling (UK) in collaboration with PML (UK) and Eawag (Switzerland) Supervision: E. Spyrakos – Main supervisor, P. Hunter, A. Tyler, S. Simis, D. Odermatt This studentship provides an exceptional opportunity for an applicant to join a team with internationally recognised expertise in Earth observation. The candidate will primarily be […]

Postdoctoral Research Fellow Position – Singapore

We are seeking to appoint an exceptional candidate to the position of Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Reef Ecology Lab, National University of Singapore (consistently ranked among the world’s top 30 universities and Asia’s top 2 universities). The Research Fellow will work on a new project “Using molecular and paleoecological methods to discover temporal and […]

Postdoctoral position in Bioinformatics, Roscoff Biological Station (France)

The Roscoff Biological Station proposes to develop a suite of bioinformatics tools that are critical to generate intercomparable inventories of microbial diversity, e.g. at long-term monitoring stations. To help with this, the station has a 24-month contract available for a postdoctoral position. To be eligible for the role, candidates are expected to have some of the following skills: Proficiency in […]

Research Assistant in Cephalopod Fish Stocks, NUI Galway (Ireland) – DL 11May

The post holder will help build a picture of the cephalopod stock composition in fisheries in the Atlantic region using landings time series and environmental data. The role will involve interaction with project partners during data collection. The post holder will be responsible for gathering relevant data from various sources including ICES working groups and carrying […]

ODYSSEA Summer School, 3-12 Sep 2018, Kavala (Greece) – DL 20May

The overall objective of the 1st ODYSSEA Summer School is to stimulate a scientific dialogue and create a learning experience about operational oceanography in the Mediterranean context. The school will aim to nurture and improve skills in scientists, which will include understanding the concept of operational oceanography, learn about modern developments on marine instruments and […]

JERICO-NEXT Malta Summer School 2018: Operational Oceanography for Blue Growth, 9-14 Jul 2018, University of Malta (Malta)

This course will be delivered in a state-of-the-art computer lab environment offering the participants an individualised learning experience through practice. Dedicated sessions in the programme will link to the COPERNICUS Marine Environment Monitoring Service (CMEMS) and EMODnet, and together with the JERICO-NEXT Virtual Access portals will be used to showcase the relevance of their data […]

Marine Offshore Renewable Energy Team is recruting – DL 22May

It is now open a call for 1 Research grant for Doctor post in Coastal Oceanography, within the project MONITOR – Multi-model investigation of tidal energy converter reliability (EAPA_333/2016), co-funded by Interreg Atlantic Area. The applicants must be graduated (BSc or MSc) on Marine Sciences, Oceanography, and Coastal Engineering and have a PhD in Coastal […]

4-years PhD Contract in Barcelona

Dear colleagues and friends, We are seeking for a highly motivated candidate for a 4-years PhD Contract (Formación Personal Investigador-FPI Grant Scheme) within the framework of the Spanish National Research project (Plan National): “Autonomous and cabled underwater sensor networks applied to remote monitoring of biological indicators” Pis’: J. del Rio (SARTI-UPC) and J. Aguzzi (ICM-CSIC) […]

JOB VACANCY (project appointment): Associate Project Officer – IOC data and information system developer/manager (Oostende, Belgium)

he IOC Secretariat is hiring an IT expert to be posted in Oostende, Belgium to assist with the development, documenting and maintenance of web-based IOC data and information products, hosted by the IOC Project Office for IODE in Oostende, Belgium. The full job description can be found HERE: The deadline for applications is 1 June […]

Earth Observation Summer School – 30Jul-10Aug – DL 15May

European Space Agency (ESA) organises a series of summer schools on Monitoring of the Earth System to promote the exploitation of Earth Observation EO data across disciplines, with a specific focus on their assimilation into Earth System models. The two-week course, held in ESA/ESRIN (near Rome, Italy) from 30 July to 10 August  2018, aims to provide students […]

Open call for FISHMED-PHD – DL14 May

Open call for the UniBo PhD program ?Innovative technologies and sustainable use of Mediterranean Sea fishery and biological resources? (FISHMED-PHD). Link to the call and to the program presentation: ?Link to the Marine Biology and Fisheries Laboratory of Fano: Cheers! The Marine Science Group Staff via Corallist

Post doc position available at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

Post doc position available at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution As part of a project funded by the National Science Foundation, a position of Postdoctoral Investigator in Paleoceanography?is available  at the?Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. The successful applicant  will join a multidisciplinary team exploring variability and trends in  the Atlantic Warm Pool, utilizing coral-based? geochemical climate  proxies and models. The position is […]

Remote Sensing Specialist Needed at NCCOs Beaufort Lab, NC

Providing Information Exchange among Users of Marine Resources in the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Region Hi all CSS is seeking a Remote Sensing Specialist/Research Associate for full-time employment to support NOAA’s Beaufort Laboratory, National Center for Coastal Ocean Science (NCCOS) in Beaufort, NC. The primary focus area for this position will be to work with NCCOS and partners […]

International Summer School in Marine Spatial Planning – PADDLE Project (Brest, France) – DL May 15th

The european project PADDLE (Planning in a tropical Stakes) and the french cluster of Excellence LABEX and IS Blue are organising a summer school next septembre in Brest. It aims at providing early researchers a comprehensive toolbox on Marine Spatial Planning. General lectures will be given by international experts in the field of MSP and disciplines offering tools for informed decision-making (e.g. GIS, accoustic, population modelling). Lessons […]

PhD opportunity (in French) – Proposition de Thèse de Doctorat en France: Caractérisation des variations de masse en Antarctique en réponse aux fluctuations climatiques à partir des données de gravimétrie spatiale et d’altimétrie radar

Caractérisation des variations de masse en Antarctique en réponse aux fluctuations climatiques à partir des données de gravimétrie spatiale et d’altimétrie radar   see attachment these_Antarctica_v1_2018_2021_FR   via IFPRS

Ph. D. Programme on Marine Science, Technology and Management – Do*Mar is opening a call for applications for the academic year 2018-2019

The Ph. D. Programme on Marine Science, Technology and Management – Do*Mar is opening a call for applications for the academic year 2018-2019. Nature of the doctoral programme The Do*Mar programme is offered by a consortium of Portuguese and Galician Universities and Research Institutes: Universidades de Aveiro, Minho, Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Vigo, Santiago de […]

Tropical Ocean and Marine Sciences International Symposium – 30-31 Oct 2018 – Terengganu, Malaysia – Abstract Deadline: 30 June 2018

he Tropical Ocean and Marine Sciences International Symposium (TOMSY2018) is hosted by Institute of Oceanography and Environment (INOS), Universiti Malaysia Terengganu. This symposium aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results about all aspects of ocean and marine sciences especially in the tropical areas. With […]

PhD Scholarship in sediment biogeochemistry (DL 31 May 2018)

A PhD position is available to work with A/Prof Perran Cook, Dr. Chris Greening (Monash University) and Dr. Damien Callahan (Deakin University). We are looking to recruit motivated, talented students with an interest in biogeochemistry and microbial ecology. This project is part of a larger well-resourced project on metabolism in permeable sediments with a strong […]

Graduate Students in Ocean Mapping (DL 30 Apr 2018)

I am looking for graduate students (MSc, PhD) for a new lab in ocean mapping at the Fisheries and Marine Institute of Memorial University, St. John’s, NL, Canada. As this is an inherently multi-disciplinary field, and we are looking to build a team with a range of backgrounds including: seafloor mapping, spatial ecology, geology, acoustic […]

PhD Student microbial physiology (DL 14 Apr 2018)

The department of Marine Microbiology and Biogeochemistry (MMB; principal investigator dr. Pierre Offre) is looking for a highly motivated PhD Student with a keen interest in microbial physiology who would like to support the research of a diverse and ubiquitous group of marine benthic bacteria: ROYAL NIOZ TEXEL (THE NETHERLANDS) VACANCY ID: 2018-007 CLOSING DATE: […]

Executive-Director EurOcean | Lisbon, Portugal | Deadline: 6 May 2018

The term of the current Executive-Director, Ned Dwyer, comes to an end in December 2018. EurOcean is therefore looking for a new Executive-Director to take up the position from January 2019. EurOcean’s Executive Director should be a professional with excellent strategic planning and management skills, with an ability to assimilate, interpret and act on emerging […]

Research/Project Coordinator – Aquaculture – DL 15 May 2018

University of Gothenburg | Sweden | Deadline: 15 May 2018 The University of Gothenburg is seeking a suitable candidate with a background in microbiology and molecular biology and relevant aquaculture experience who will develop an active research program while also coordinating outreach activities (e.g. coordinating students producing video/film, website design) for a large funded international […]

Job opportunity – Maritime Environmental Protection Adviser – DL 15 Apr 18

Location Portsmouth, South East About the job Job description Navy Command Headquarters (NCHQ) on Whale Island, Portsmouth, is the nerve centre of the Naval Service. It supports operations around the globe and provides the ships, people, aircraft and equipment to deliver the UK’s defence policy. NCHQ supports all the Royal Navy’s activities from front-line operations […]

4th GEO BLUE PLANET SYMPOSIUM 2018 – TOULOUSE – early registration fee DL 13 May 18

4th GEO BLUE PLANET SYMPOSIUM 2018 – TOULOUSE Organised by GEO BLUE PLANET and MERCATOR OCEAN, operator of the Copernicus Marine Service of the European Union, the 4th GEO BLUE PLANET International Symposium will serve as a forum for discussion of ocean and coastal information needs for sustainable development, Blue Growth and societal awareness. The symposium will bring together producers […]

Research scientist vacancy – University of Vigo, Spain – DL 30 Apr 18

The University of Vigo offers a research position to work in Vigo (Spain) within the H2020 project “Commercial service platform for user-relevant coastal water monitoring services based on Earth observation  (CoastObsJ)”. The successful candidate is expected to start in the second quarter of 2018. Please send your application to email to before 30/04/2018. Position Description:  The University of Vigo […]

Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, Cape Town (South Africa) – DL 30 Apr18

Ma-Re seeks a Research Associate (UCT post-doctoral research fellow) as part of the international project “Humpback Whales in a Changing Climate”, in collaboration with Australia and other South African universities. The candidates must have a completed Ph.D. by appointment start date and be within 5 years from graduation. Appointment is for two years with the possibility […]

Research Fellowship in Oceanography, Bologna (Italy) – DL 27 Apr 18

The Physics and Astronomy department of Alma Mater Studiorum Università di Bologna (Italy)  is opening a call for a research fellowship in Oceanography. The research fellowship is funded in the framework of the EU-H2020 Project “ODYSSEA”. The work of the successful applicant will be aimed to expand further the coupled physical biogeochemical numerical modeling system (BFM-NEMO) implemented […]

PhD Position in Mediterranean Mercury Modelling,Laboratory of Climate and Environmental Sciences (France) – DL 30 Apr18

This position will commence in October 2018. To be considered for the role, applicants must possess a Masters degree, diploma, or equivalent qualification in oceanography, environmental chemistry, or a related field. Experience in programming and numerical modeling is a requirement, and notations in marine biogeochemistry are desirable. A good command of the English language is also desirable. […]

Two Interdisciplinary Masters Courses, September 2018, University of Gothenburg (Sweden) – DL 16 Apr 18

The University of Gothenburg has recently launched two new courses, both of which deal with developing interdisciplinary skills related to marine science and its relation to society. The courses are titled ‘The Sea and Society Relationship’, and ‘Bluegreen Economy and Sustainable Use of Marine Resources’. Application deadline: 16 Apr 2018 >> See more Via EuroMarine

6th Ramon Margalef Summer Colloquia: “Ecology through the omics lens”, 8-13 Jul 2018, Barcelona (Spain)

The Ramon Margalef Summer Colloquium (RMSC) has been running yearly since 2013, and has a central aim of educating and training young researchers in Ecology, alongside promoting their network and getting involved in academic debates. The 6th edition of the colloquium will serve as an opportunity to foster learning and discussions on the relevance of […]

Ecole Thematique FieldEpiGen, 25-29 Jun 2018, Perpignan (France)

This CNRS funded summer school aims to provide training for those interested in using population epigenetics, starting with sampling and experimental strategies over experimental acquisition of data, and data analysis and eventually publication writing. Training will be provided by scientists with a strong background in the field and highest international reputation. Official languages are French […]

15th Deep-Sea Biology Symposium, 9-14 Sep 2018, California (United States) – DL 25 May 18

The Deep-Sea Bology Symposium takes place once every three years. It brings together leaders from the fields of research, exploration, marine operations, conservation, and management for the deep ocean environment, including benthic, vents and seeps, and water-column biology and oceanography. There will be an opening reception, a poster session on Tuesday night, and a concluding […]

Small-Scale Fisheries Workshop, 25-26 Jun 2018, Brest (France) – DL 31 May 18

This workshop will feature keynote speakers, observations from past events, round table discussions, and social events. The workshop will be delivered in both French and English, and will be attended by researchers, managers, financing and training institutions dealing with small-scale fisheries. This two-day event is open to anyone interested in research on small-scale fisheries that have links […]

World Conference on Marine Biodiversity, 13-16 May 2018, Montréal (Canada) – DL 5 May 18

he 4th World Conference on Marine Biodiversity will be held at the Palais des congrès de Montréal, Québec, Canada. Through a mix of keynote sessions, contributed talks and posters, and bookable venues for focused meetings, the conference program will address marine biodiversity across a deliberately wide range of relevant sectors. Participation will be encouraged from […]

Deep Sea Mining International Workshop, 7 May 2018, Lisbon (Portugal) – DL 20 Apr 2018

EurOcean are organising this workshop, which is an activity of the MARINA project. The event will thematically revolve around the question ‘How can Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) serve to bridge deep sea mining, sustainability and policy?’, will be conducted in English, and will have an audience constituted by citizens, NGOs, researchers, technicians, politicians, industry […]

Mission: Plastic Free Ocean Conference Events, 9-11 Apr 2018, Brussels (Belgium)

Marine plastic pollution has attracted increasing scientific, political and public concern. Due to this growing level of concern, the SEArica intergroup have organised an ambitious European Agenda to tackle plastic pollution on a continental scale. The title of this campaign is Mission: Plastic Free Oceans. Three conferences will make up the bulk of this campaign […]

Research Associate (Postdoctoral) position at Oregon State University

Applications are being accepted for a Research Associate (Postdoctoral) position at Oregon State University working with Dr. Michael Behrenfeld and in collaboration with Dr. Emmanuel Boss at the University of Maine.  The position is funded under the NASA Science of TERRA, AQUA, and SUOMI NPP Program.  The focus for this postdoctoral position is to improve […]

SPIE Optics + Photonics 2018 AE103 Remote Sensing of the Open and Coastal Ocean and Inland Waters

Abstract deadline has been extended through April 16 for SPIE Optics + Photonics 2018 AE103 Remote Sensing of the Open and Coastal Ocean and Inland Waters, as part of the upcoming Asia-Pacific Remote Sensing Conference, 24-27 September 2018, Honolulu Hawaii. Link to abstract submission is here: via Ocean-Color

fifth Advances in SAR Oceanography workshop – Frascati, Italy

SeaSAR 2018 (7 – 10 May 2018, Frascati – Italy) The European Space Agency is organizing the fifth Advances in SAR Oceanography workshop, SeaSAR 2018, which will be hosted in ESA-ESRIN (Frascati, Italy) from 07 to 10 May 2018. The workshop is part of the #EOScience4Society – Scientific Exploitation Programme element aimed at exploiting […]

2018 POGO Visiting Fellowship for Shipboard Training on an Atlantic Meridional Transect (AMT) Cruise

Partnership for Observation of the Global Oceans (POGO) and Plymouth Marine Laboratory (PML) are pleased to announce that the 2018 POGO Visiting Fellowship for Shipboard Training on an Atlantic Meridional Transect (AMT) Cruise is now open for applications.   The selected candidate will have the opportunity to visit Plymouth Marine Laboratory (PML) in the UK, for one […]

Fully-funded doctoral position in the marine humanities & social sciences

The Development and Knowledge Sociology Working Group (ZMT) is  pleased to announce a fully-funded doctoral/PhD position at the Leibniz Center for Tropical Marine Research (ZMT) in Bremen, Germany. Please refer to the attached vacancy call for the PhD Position in the Fiction Meets Science project and within the sub-project ‘Narrating Sea-level Change in Singapore’ (funded by the […]

Trans-Atlantic Training – Zagreb 2018: Integration of Radar and Optical Remote Sensing in Studying Land Cover/Land Use Change

Trans-Atlantic Training – Zagreb 2018: Integration of Radar and Optical Remote Sensing in Studying Land Cover/Land Use Change (7-11 June 2018, Zagreb – Croatia) Deadline for application: 25th of April 2018 This is a NASA/ESA joint training course held in Zagreb (Croatia) on Remote Sensing applications to Land Cover/Land Use Change. Early-career scientists, Ph.D. […]

PostDoc Applications – 6 Topics in Marine Sciences – Université de Bretagne Occidentale Brest, France

UBO is looking for highly motivated postdoctoral researchers for building innovative projects to apply for a Marie-Sklodowska Curie European Fellowships (MSC-EF) to the next call (12 September 2018). Six topics and teams have been identified for you to develop your research project in UBO and help you to write a winning proposal in Marine Sciences: Submesoscale Ocean Dynamics […]

PhD Scholarship: By-product proteins in aquaculture feeds, DTU Aqua (Denmark) – DL 15 Apr 18

The focus of this PhD is the potential use of protein sources that arise as by-products or production side streams in the Nordic countries in aquaculture feeds. Ideal candidates must have a strong interest in nutritional biochemistry and physiology, previous experience in experimental work with fish, including the proper design and execution of experiments, strong proficiency in written […]

PhD Scholarship in Marine Fisheries and Habitat Restoration, DTU Aqua (Denmark) – DL 10 Apr 18

This PhD is primarily concerned with focusing on ascertaining the impacts of micro and macro plastics on habitat quality and the dynamics of exploitable marine resources. The scholarship is financed by various sources, including the EU Project CLAIM Cleaning Litter by developing and Applying Innovative Methods in European Seas. To be eligible for the role, candidates must possess […]

Aquaculture Project Manager, University of Gothenburg (Sweden) – DL 30 Apr 18

The successful candidate must have excellent English verbal and written communication skills. In addition to exemplary teamwork and communication skills, experience in project coordination (planning, purchasing, logistics, record keeping) is essential. Applicants must outline their previous experience in a relevant science communication role, possess a willingness for extended periods of travel, and prior leadership/management roles. Application […]

Temporary Scientific & Technical Officer (STO) Nephrops UWTV Surveys and Demersal Stock Assessment, Marine Institute (Ireland) – DL 28 Mar 18

The successful candidate will work within the demersal fisheries team as a Scientific and Technical Officer on data collection and assessment of Nephrops stocks and other demersal fish stocks. The role will involve collaborating with scientists within FEAS on stock assessments and working with stakeholders and scientists from other European Institutes. Application deadline: 28 Mar 2018 […]

Postdoctoral Scientist Position in Conservation Policy, WCMC (United Kingdom) – DL 25 Mar 18

The successful candidate must possess a PhD in a relevant natural science field, with a strong emphasis on analytical and quantitative skills.  They will have extensive experience in the statistical analysis of large spatial datasets, demonstrated by having undertaken significant research at the global scale and with a proven record of academic performance. Skills in […]

Postdoctoral Fellow in Ecosystem Modelling, Institute of Marine Research (Norway) – DL 25 Mar 18

The postdoc position is in the Ecosystem Processes research group, working on research, monitoring and management advice on ecosystem structure, function and dynamics, including climate change effects and impacts of human activities, using both empirical and ecosystem modelling approaches. Candidates must have completed a PhD or equivalent degree in marine ecology, oceanography, biology, mathematics or related. […]

PhD Position in Marine Plastics Management, Plymouth University – DL 12 Apr 18

This studentship opportunity offers a unique, timely collaboration focused on cutting edge research to address specific aspects of a major global challenge, plastic waste. The applicant must be highly motivated, and possess a degree in an appropriately-related subject. An MSc is preferable, alongside practical research experience. Application deadline: 12 Apr 2018 >> See more Source: EuroMarine

MSc Applied Biology 2018/2019, October 2018 – June 2019, Msida (Malta)

The MSc. in Applied Biology in University of Malta can be completed on both a full-time and part-time basis. The course covers a wide range of topics within the field of Applied Biology, including techniques in molecular biology, biotechnology, maintenance of natural living resources, terrestrial and aquatic food production, applied biochemistry, ecosystems and biodiversity, ecotoxicology […]

13th ALTER-Net Summer School, 22 Aug-1 Sep 2018, Peyresq – DL 20 Apr 18

The course will be an insightful look into the science, policy and practice of European biodiversity and ecosystem services. This year’s edition carries the title ‘Biodiversity, ecosystem services: science and its impact on policy and society’. A wide variety of themes will be covered, including conservation, restoration, and adaptation to climate change. Registration deadline: 20 […]

2nd AMARE-MED School, 30 Jul-3 Aug 2018, Trieste – DL 10 Apr 18

The 2nd edition of the Advanced school on Multispecies Modelling Approaches for ecosystem based marine RESource management in the MEDiterranean Sea (AMARE-MED) aims to provide management advice on the impact of fisheries on marine ecosystems within an Ecosystem Based Marine Resource Management (EAM). The course will be highly technical with a hands-on approach with regards to […]

2nd IMBeR Ocean Science Conference, 17-21 Jun 2019, Brest

The second edition of the IMBeR Ocean Science Conference will take place in Brest, France, from 17-21 June 2018. The event will aim to build on the significant success of the first edition of the event, and build on the themes established. The committee assembled for this conference have backgrounds in multiple areas, and come […]

International Conference on Aquaculture & Marine Biology, 25-27 Jun 2018, Rome – DL 31 Mar 18

This conference brings together a unique and international mix of experts like academicians, scientists, and business professionals, general public, current and prospective fish farmers to share information and ideas about the development of aquaculture & marine biology. Attendees will learn about several topics relevant to aquaculture & marine biology and find out about the latest […]

Coastal Summer School 2018 “Coastal dynamics – consequences for coastal protection and ecology”

18 – 29 September 2018 Hiddensee Island and on board of the RV “Elisabeth Mann Borgese” The coastal summer school 2018 will give an interdisciplinary overview from topics related to the geological development of the Baltic Sea and its natural coastal dynamics to coastal protection measures as well as biogeochemical processes and ecological characteristics of […]

4th GEO BLUE PLANET International Symposium

Register and submit an abstract Organised by GEO BLUE PLANET and MERCATOR OCEAN, operator of the Copernicus Marine Service of the European Union, the 4th GEO BLUE PLANET International Symposium will serve as a forum for discussion of ocean and coastal information needs for sustainable development, Blue Growth and societal awareness. The symposium will bring […]

SPIE Asia-Pacific Remote Sensing Symposium

This message is a reminder about the SPIE Asia-Pacific Remote Sensing Symposium, to be held in Hawaii on September 24-27, 2018. Please consider participating in the conference on Remote Sensing of the Open and Coastal Ocean and Inland Waters. (see and submitting an abstract.   Abstract submissions are still accepted. If you have any questions, do […]

Sanibel Sea School Job Opening – Marine Science Educator

*BASIC SUMMARY* The Marine Science Educator is responsible for assisting with the development and delivery of a marine biology curriculum that supports the mission of Sanibel Sea School. *PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES* The following statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals executing this job. They are […]

2-year post doc position in marine environment forecasting at the Modelling for Aquatic Systems research group (MAST) – University of Liège, Belgium.

Job offer in marine environment forecasting  A 2-year post doc position is available at the Modelling for Aquatic Systems research group (MAST) of the University of Liège (ULiege) (Belgium). MAST is devoted to the development of ocean numerical models for understanding, forecasting and managing the ocean. The position is offered in the frame of the […]

Job Announcement – Program Manager, Reef Check Tropical Program

The Reef Check Foundation is seeking a mid-career coral reef entrepreneur to run the Tropical Program that is focused on coral reef conservation. Our core work is community-based ecosystem monitoring using the EcoDiver monitoring package. The ideal candidate will be a coral reef ecologist who also has business experience preferably in the dive or tourism […]

International Summer School in “Geocomputation using free and Open Source Software” (4th-8th June 2017, Univ. of Basilicata in Matera – Italy)

Open Call for the 4th edition of the International Summer School in “Geocomputation using free and  Open Source Software” (4th-8th June 2017, Univ. of Basilicata in Matera – Italy) organized by Spatial-Ecology (   A 5 days intense experience opening new horizons on the use of the vast potentials of Linux environment and the command line approach for geo-data massive processing using Bash, AWK, Python, GRASS, QGIS, GDAL/OGR, R, PKtools, OpenForis. We will guide newbies and experienced GIS […]

IXth International Symposium on the Iberian Atlantic Margin (MIA2018)

Dear  colleague:   In the website of the IXth International Symposium on the Iberian Atlantic Margin (MIA2018), to be held on September 4 – 7, 2018, in Coimbra (Portugal), are now available: – the Guidelines for formatings Abstracts; – the Registration Form and instructions for the registration payment; – information regarding excursions and technical visits.   […]

ODC training course and CLIVAR-FIO Joint Summer School in 2018 (25 June-7 July, 2018, Qingdao, China)

Objectives and Scope This Training Course is designed to develop the capacity of member states in the Western Pacific (suitable candidates from outside the region will also be welcome), who are involved in the ocean forecast. The training course will cover regional ocean forecast systems, from ocean data assimilation, forecast of wave, tide and circulation […]

High temporal resolution ocean color observations: 2nd call for papers (DL 1 Aug 2018)

Dear Colleagues, On behalf of the guest editors, I would like to kindly invite you to submit manuscripts to a special issue titled “Remote Sensing of Short-Term Coastal Ocean Processes Enabled from Geostationary Vantage Point” to be published in remote sensing journal. This special issue will contain all the relevant remote-sensing and field studies/analyses examining […]

Assistant Professor / Associate Professor in Fisheries Management and Ecology

The College of Agricultural and Marine Sciences at Sultan Qaboos Uuniversity, the national University of the Sultanate of Oman, provides a wide variety of undergraduate and graduate programs, research and extension activities.. All instruction is in English and an earned PhD is a minimum requirement for academic appointments. The University is located near the capital […]

Postdoctoral Fellowship In Marine Biology (DL 9 Mar 2018)

University of Groningen · The Faculty of Science and Engineering Netherlands, Groningen JOB DESCRIPTION The Faculty of Science and Engineering harbours a kaleidoscope of disciplines and research strengths. Our programmes in research and education range from nanomaterials and biomachinery to astronomy, from mathematics to pharmacy, from neurosciences to computer science, and from molecular and evolutionary biology to marine […]

IOCCG Summer Lecture – Deadline approaching 5 Mar 2018

IOCCG Summer Lecture Series 2018   “Frontiers in Ocean Optics and Ocean Colour Science”   Villefranche-sur-Mer, France (25 June – 7 July 2018)   The 2018 IOCCG Summer Lecture Series, dedicated to high-level training in the fundamentals of ocean optics, bio-optics and ocean colour remote sensing will take place at the Laboratoire d’Océanographie de Villefranche […]

Project Assistant – the Beqa Lagoon Initiative, Fiji (DL 28 Feb 2018)

An opening based in Fiji with the non-profit Pacific Blue Foundation. The Project Assistant will join a newly evolving project – Beqa lagoon Initiative – based on Beqa Island, Fiji, with its main goal of preserving and promoting the biological and cultural diversity of the area through basic research, education, encouragement and dissemination of sustainable practices. *Title: *Project Assistant *Organization:* […]

Fully funded PhD Scholarship Opportunities, School of Earth, Atmosphere and Environment – DL 31 Mar 2018

PhD research scholarship opportunities exist in the School of Earth, Atmosphere and Environment, Monash University for, high-quality, dedicated, well-motivated and enthusiastic students. Renowned for its high standards in teaching and research. A University that is continually ranked in the World’s top 100. Researchers at the school have access to an enviable range of analytical and technical equipment including high performance […]

Remote Sensing Scientist – Oceanography (Copernicus)

Remote Sensing Scientist – Oceanography (Copernicus) (VN18 12) Darmstadt, Germany Use your Remote Sensing expertise to identify new and innovative marine products from our Copernicus missions To learn more and apply online, please click on the “Go to application page” button, reference VN18 12. Bringing together the resources of 30 member states, EUMETSAT observes the atmosphere, ocean, […]


Learn ocean colour monitoring using ESA – European Space Agency SNAP Sentinel-3 Toolbox in the RUS Copernicus webinar! training/ocean-colour- monitoring-with-sentinel-3

Coral Reef Ecology Field Course – Maldives

Announcing new dates for a coral reef ecology course in the Maldives. The University of Derby’s Tropical Marine Biology module is available for any participants the world over. The course will run from the 5th June till the 15th 2018. In brief – this short course aims to introduce tropical marine biology and more specifically […]

Job Posting: Coral Reef Advisory Group – DL 26 Feb 18

The American Samoa Government is seeking applicants to fill the Coral Reef Advisory Group Coordinator position.  Please direct any questions to 1. POSITION TITLE NAME: Coral Reef Advisory Group (CRAG) Coordinator 2. GENERAL DESCRIPTION OF POSITION TITLE & WHERE POSITION IS LOCATED: The American Samoa Coral Reef Advisory Group is hiring a Coordinator who […]

Coral Reef Conservation Fund is now open

the 2018 grants solicitation for the NOAA/NFWF Coral Reef Conservation Fund is now open at<>. Priorities include the following broad categories targeting specific activities and geographies listed in the Request for Proposals: *        Identifying priority reefs and opportunities for recovery *        Implementation of management plans *      […]

3 Temporary Postdoctoral Researchers (PDR) – Ocean Modelling DL 27 Feb 18

Contract Information: Three contracts will be issued on a temporary specified purpose basis for the following maximum durations:-  up to 24 months; up to 33 months and up to 47 months (Funded via Horizon 2020 TAPAS & Interreg Atlantic Area iFADO, MyCOAST and CleanAtlantic)   Summary of the Role: The successful candidates will work within the […]

SPIE Asia-Pacific conference, 24–27 September 2018, Honolulu, Hawaii

call for papers for the upcoming SPIE Asia-Pacific conference, 24–27 September 2018, Honolulu, Hawaii, for session: Remote Sensing of the Open and Coastal Ocean and Inland Waters (AE103) Conference Chairs: Robert J. Frouin, Scripps Institution of Oceanography (USA); Hiroshi Murakami, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (Japan) Papers are solicited on the following and related topics: • […]