4th Asia Pacific Coral Reef Symposium

The Philippines will be hosting the *4**th** Asia-Pacific Coral Reef Symposium* with the theme, *?Coral Reefs of the Asia-Pacific: Working together amidst contemporary challenges?*. The conference will be held in *Marco Polo Plaza Hotel, Cebu City* on *June 4-8, 2018.* Early-bird registration is now open! Register on or before* February 28, 2018 *(GMT/UTC +8) to […]

Doctoral Research Fellowship- 1 Vacancy – Portugal – DL 12 Jan 2018

The Centre For Marine Sciences (CCMAR) In The Algarve, Portugal, Opens a Position For a Doctoral Researcher Fellowship (BD) In The Horizon2020 Project PerformFISH‘ Consumer driven Production: Integrating Innovative Approaches for Competitive and Sustainable Performance across the Mediterranean Aquaculture Value Chain — PerformFISH ’ funded by the EU (ref. 727610) and co-ordinated by the University […]

Post-doc Position: Mangrove Genomics (Closing 10 Jan 2018)

Deadline for applications: 10 January. New York University Abu Dhabi (NYUAD) is seeking a Post-Doctoral Researcher who will apply genomics to study the locally abundant, pan-tropical gray mangrove, Avicenna marina.  NYUAD is located on the shores of the Persian/Arabian Gulf, an area that is at the northern margins of this species? range and where environmental […]

Volunteer Job Posting – Coral Restoration, US Virgin Islands

The Nature Conservancy in St. Croix in the US Virgin Islands is hiring 2 coral restoration technician volunteer associates, an unpaid position with travel reimbursement. Applications must be in by January 12, 2018 and position runs from Feb to June 2018. This is a dive heavy position with hands on work in coral restoration. To […]

Extended Call for Abstracts (Jan 12) – Effects of Climate Change on the World’s Oceans Symposium (June 2018 Wash DC)

<http://meetings.pices.int/meetings/international/2018/climate-change/Background> Save the Date!  Spread the Word!  Submit your Abstract (*new deadline Jan 12, 2018*)! June 2-8, 2018  // Washington D.C.  //  4th International Symposium on The Effects of Climate Change on The World’s Oceans <http://meetings.pices.int/meetings/international/2018/climate-change/Background> Join experts from around the world to advance understanding and responses to climate impacts on ocean ecosystems – and […]

Marine Biology Faculty Position(s) at NSU,Fort Lauderdale, FL

ear colleagues, The Department of Marine and Environmental Science at the Halmos College of Natural Sciences and Oceanography of Nova Southeastern University (Fort Lauderdale, Florida) seeks to fill one, and maybe a second (pending approval), faculty position in Marine Science at the assistant or associate professor rank. Appointments are on a 12-month basis. The successful […]

one-day Symposium (12 Jan 2018): Microbial symbiosis in the marine environment – live streamming

A one-day Symposium offered by the international course Ecology and Diversity of Marine Microorganisms X (ECODIM X) of the Austral Summer Institute XVIII.   http://viastream.cl/ecodim2018/

3rd International Conference on Coastal Zones and Oceanography” 18-19, 2018, Singapore.

The conference highlights the theme ““Innumerable Possibilities for the Conservation of Coastal Zones and Oceanography”. The program is a rich mix of formats ranging from keynote sessions featuring many well-known and thought provoking speakers to intense and highly interactive discussion sessions.   For more details please follow the Link: coastalzonemanagement.conferenceseries.com

Sentinel for Science Sessions at EGU 2018 – deadline: 10th January

Sentinel for Science Sessions at EGU 2018 – deadline: 10th January https://www.egu2018.eu/ Session GI2.4/NH6.8/PS4.9 Sentinels for Science: Advances in Land dynamics and processes understanding (co-organized) Convener: Yves-Louis DESNOS  | Co-Conveners: Michael Foumelis , Fabien Albino , Diego Fernández Prieto , Nadine Gobron , Mattia Marconcini , Francesco Mattia , Claudia Paris , Isabel Trigo , Martin Wooster […]

Sixth International Conference on Remote Sensing and Geo-information of Environment (26 – 29 March 2018 – Paphos, Cyprus)

RSCy2018 – Sixth International Conference on Remote Sensing and Geo-information of Environment (26 – 29 March 2018 – Paphos, Cyprus) CALL FOR ABSTRACTS: http://www.cyprusremotesensing.com/rscy2018/ Source: IFPRS

New PhD: Untangling the origin and movement of ghost nets in the Indian Ocean to aid management and mitigation

I’d like to draw peoples attention to the first of two NERC funded PhDs on offer with a joint partnership between the University of Bristol and the University of Derby. PROJECT TITLE: Untangling the origin and movement of ghost nets in the Indian Ocean to aid management and mitigation Project Aims and Methods The student […]

PhD position opening on a newly funded ARC project working on island resilience to sea level rise (Australian citizens and Australian permanent residents)

We are seeking a highly motivated PhD student for a newly funded ARC project on island resilience to tropical cyclones and sea level rise. Overview The PhD student will join an interdisciplinary team of researchers based at Curtin University and The University of Western Australia (UWA) to develop reef net carbonate production and sediment transport […]

Save the Date: European Marine Biology Symposium 53

 SAVE THE DATE: European Marine Biology Symposium 53 17-21 September 2018 (Ostend, Belgium) From 17 till 21 September 2018, the Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ) and LifeWatch Belgium will be organizing the 53rd edition of the European Marine Biology Symposium (EMBS53) in Ostend, Belgium. Be there since this will be a special edition with – on […]

Postdoc position – Modelling climate change effects on Australian fish and fisheries species (extended deadline)

*ARC Research Associate (post-doc)* *Job no: 497658* *Work type: Fixed term – Full-time* *Location: Adelaide* *Categories: Faculty of Sciences, Level A*   * *Prestigious international university*   * *Research Associate*   * *Modelling climate change effects on Australian fish and fisheries     species* The University of Adelaide is one of Australia’s leading Group of Eight,  research-intensive […]

Job opportunity: 4 month teaching position in Borneo

Hello everyone  My name is Sonny and I am the new Science Director at Tracc. Tracc is the tropical research and conservation centre based on Pompom island in Malaysian Borneo (www.tracc.org). We are a small not-for-profit organisation who utilises volunteers from across the globe to help  rehabilitate the dynamited coral reef environment on Pompom island. Currently we are urgently […]

International Conference on GeoInformation for Disaster Management (18 – 21 March 2018, Turkey)

Gi4DM 2018 – International Conference on GeoInformation for Disaster Management (18 – 21 March 2018, Istanbul Technical University – Turkey) Abstract submission deadline has been extended to 7th January 2018. http://www.gi4dm2018.org/ — Source: IFPRS

2018 International Workshop on Environment and Geoscience – Call for papers

Call for Papers Conference introduction 2018 International Workshop on Environment and Geoscience (IWEG 2018) will be held during 15-17 June, 2018 in Hangzhou, China. The conference offeres a unique platform for researchers, policy makers, and entrepreneurs to share new research results, novel policy developments, and practical implementation experiences regarding all aspects of interaction between humans, […]

Ocean Training Partnership – new website

Dear All, We wanted to inform you that the new Ocean Training Partnership (OTP) website is now ‘live’ atwww.oceantrainingpartnership.org. The OTP is  an international alliance of marine science organisations that coordinates shipboard training experiences.  The current partners are now inviting institutions with spare capacity on research vessels , or Principal Investigators with spare berths on […]

8 fully-funded individual PhD scholarships on Earth System Science – EARTHSYSTEMS Doctoral Program (Lisbon, Portugal)

Open call for 8 fully-funded individual PhD scholarships  on Earth System Science – EARTHSYSTEMS Doctoral Program (Lisbon, Portugal) http://www.eracareers.pt/opportunities/index.aspx?task=global&jobId=95186   source: IFPRS

Fully funded PhD position in coastal dynamics, Monash University, Australia

G’day, we are seeking a talented applicant for a fully funded PhD position in coastal dynamics funded by an Australian Research Council Discovery Award. The project is a collaboration between Monash University, The University of Cambridge (UK) and Birkbeck University, London. The student will be based at Monash University (School of Earth, Atmosphere and Environment) […]

National Oceanography Centre in Southampton – funded phd opportunities

Up to 23 funded PhD studentships are available to study ocean biogeochemistry and ecology at the National Oceanography Centre in Southampton. The Ocean Biogeochemistry and Ecosystems group at NOC is globally renowned as a leading centre of excellence in marine science. In the group, biologists, ecologists, numerical modellers, remote sensing specialists and biogeochemists work together […]

GOOS Webinar – 5 Dec Tuesday 15:00 GMT

Unsung heroes in the spotlight: a look at Marine Ecological Time Series, and what they are telling us about the ocean Dr Laura Lorenzoni, University of South Florida (USF) Tuesday 5  December, 15:00 GMT/UTC see what time that is for you » Click this link to register for the webinar and automatically be reminded with a link to join at the […]

MSc-level research grant position in Physical Oceanography (Lisbon, Portugal)

MSc-level research grant position in Physical Oceanography (Lisbon, Portugal) http://www.eracareers.pt/opportunities/index.aspx?task=global&jobId=95200    

2018 IOCCG Summer Lecture Series dates, Review deadline for Protocols

The 2018 IOCCG Summer Lecture Series “Frontiers in Ocean Optics and Ocean Colour Science” will take place from 25 June – 7 July 2018, at the Laboratoire d’Océanographie de Villefranche (LOV) in Villefranche-sur-Mer, France, which is part of the Observatoire Océanologique de Villefranche (OOV), and hosts the Marine Optics and Remote Sensing lab (MORS). Several distinguished scientists will be invited […]

Earthsystems PhD 2018 (Lisbon, Portugal) call for applications is open from 4th December 2017 to 5th January 2018

The EARTHSYSTEMS program gathers a multidisciplinary group ofgeophysicists, meteorologists, oceanographers, geodesists, geologists,geochemists, biologists and statisticians, based at the University ofLisbon (UL) and at the Portuguese Institute for the Atmosphere andOcean (IPMA), with a common interest in Earth processes: their controlof Climate in different time scales; their influence on naturalresources distribution and characteristics; their effect on […]

MSc-level researcher with expertise in ecology of marine organisms and transitional aquatic environments – International Marine Centre of Oristano (Italy)

The IMC, International Marine Centre of Oristano (Italy) is seeking a researcher with expertise in ecology of marine organisms and transitional aquatic environments. Details on application procedure are available here: http://www.fondazioneimc.it/en/position-as-researcher-marine-coastal-lagoon/

Call for abstracts: RSCy2018 – Sixth International Conference on Remote Sensing and Geo-information of Environment (26 – 29 March, 2018 – Paphos, Cyprus)

Call for abstracts: RSCy2018 – Sixth International Conference on Remote Sensing and Geo-information of Environment (26 – 29 March, 2018 – Paphos, Cyprus) Deadline: 10 January 2018 http://www.cyprusremotesensing.com/rscy2018/ source: IFPRS

OceanObs’19: An Ocean of Opportunity – September 16-20, 2019

Honolulu Convention Center, HI www.oceanobs19.net The OceanObs’19  conference will galvanize ocean observing communities to improve coordination of regional and national efforts to better observe the global ocean, to better respond to the joint scientific and societal needs of a fit-for-purpose ocean observing system, and maximize the overall benefit of more integrated observing.​ OceanObs’19 At-A-Glance  1200 […]

Free e-book (in Spanish) : Comprendiendo el litoral: dinámica y procesos

Nuevo libro electrónico gratis: “Comprendiendo el litoral: dinámica y procesos” https://goo.gl/nTeRk1

Educational intern (available 1 March 2018 for 6 months)

The education intern supports our education manager and science and society coordinators who lead a vibrant educational programme. Currently, our programme is expanding to include a new underwater virtual learning project called Reefs Go Live, as well as our well-established field courses for children and college students. The position will also entail assisting in curriculum […]

GEOSS Portal Virtual Workshop

When: 29 November 2017 / 14:00-16:30 CET What: In the final GEOSS Portal Virtual Workshop of 2017, participants will learn about new GEOSS Common Infrastructure functions and upgrades, including KML files in the GEOSS Portal, the GEOSS Status Checker Quality check function, GEO Like and GEOSS Portal Mirrors, Widgets and Views. Who: All  interested in learning about how […]

PhD Student Position in Marine Turtle Spatial Ecology

The Marine Sustainability Ecology Lab (www.maxwelllab.weebly.com) at Old Dominion University in Virginia is seeking a PhD student for a project on spatial ecology and conservation of marine turtles. The project will require working with satellite tracking data, as well as other spatial data relevant to sea turtles such as remotely-sensed oceanographic data and nesting beach […]

Job Opportunity with Nairobi Convention: Senior Programme Management Officer, P5

The Nairobi Convention is part of the Regional Seas Programme of the United Nations Environment, Ecosystems Division. The United Nations Environment’s Ecosystems Division works with international and national partners, providing technical assistance and advisory services for the implementation of environmental policy, and strengthening the environmental management capacity of developing countries and countries with economies in […]

Research Technician position at NOAA/AOML

The Cooperative Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Studies (CIMAS) at the University of Miami invites applications for a Research Associate I to work closely with scientists at RSMAS and NOAA?s Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory?s Ocean Chemistry and Ecosystem Division (AOML/OCED) on the impacts of environmental change (thermal stress and ocean acidification) on coral reef […]

Postdoctoral Research Associate position – Carbonate budget dynamics in Chagos

Hello all I am seeking a recruit a highly motivated and enthusiastic Postdoctoral Research Associate to contribute to a project assessing the impacts of the 2016 coral bleaching event on the carbonate budgets of coral reefs in the Chagos Archipelago, Indian Ocean. This 3 year, full time post is funded by the Bertarelli Foundation and […]

2 remote-sensing scientists – PML – UK

Two new opportunities in #EarthObservation at PML. http://www.pml.ac.uk/Working_with_us

Marine Enforcement Officers in Poole and Shoreham

(2 vacancies) Organisation details The Marine Management Organisation (MMO) is a government agency that licenses, regulates and plans marine activities in English waters to ensure they’re carried out in a sustainable way. We oversee marine planning to ensure the sustainable development of our coastal and offshore waters, monitor and control sea fishing activity, enforce marine […]

Scientist – Assessment and Advice of Pelagic Fish Stocks

About the position The stocks of tuna, mackerel, blue whiting, Norwegian spring-spawning herring, North Sea herring and capelin are commercially very valuable resources in the North East Atlantic. These stocks are schooling pelagically (in open waters), migrates throughout the year, tend to interact with each other and compete for food resources, and they are harvested […]

Fisheries Assessment Manager

Location: London Permanent Full Time, Monday to Friday Can you develop and oversee policies and procedures ensuring they are adhered to? Are you familiar with the field of fisheries science and management?  The Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) is looking for a Fisheries Assessment Manager (FAM) to be based at our London head office, and to […]

Head, Species Conservation Action – Global Species Programme

The Species Conservation Action Programme (SCAP) is part of the Global Species Programme and is part of IUCN’s Biodiversity Conservation Group (BCG) comprising The IUCN Red List and KBA Programme (also part of the Global Species Programme); the Global Protected Areas Programme, and the World Heritage Programme. The SCAP provides advice and resources to facilitate […]

Marine Ornithologist

Starting salary £27,247 pa Are you an experienced ecologist with excellent communication skills and the ability to work with a wide range of stakeholders? Do you understand evidence and how to use it to advance seabird conservation? The Marine Species Team is seeking a marine ornithologist to undertake varied duties including provision of statutory advice […]

Graduate Marine Consultant

MarineSpace Ltd is an environmental consultancy that specialises in providing expert guidance to marine industries.  As part of the company’s continued expansion we are currently seeking to employ a graduate marine ecologist to join our experienced team. MarineSpace provides services to the marine aggregate, marine renewables, oil and gas, coastal/marine engineering and ports/harbours sectors.  The successful candidate […]

Executive Officer (EO) at the IMBeR (Integrated Marine Biosphere Research) International Project Office (IPO)

About the position The Integrated Marine Biosphere Research (IMBeR) Project, co-sponsored by the Scientific Committee for Oceanic Research (SCOR) and Future Earth, is an international research initiative focused on marine biogeochemistry, ecosystem studies and socio-ecological research (www.IMBER.info). The present IPO is co-sponsored by the Norwegian Research Council (NCR) and the Institute of Marine Research (IMR) […]

PhD opportunity: song and sexual selection in humpback whales (Note X-RBL-Warning)

We are seeking to recruit a PhD student for the following project: The relationship between song characteristics and reproductive success in humpback whales (Megaptera novaeangliae): does song fulfill an intersexual function? Male humpback whales sing a long and complex vocal display. Thousands of males can rapidly and synchronously change their population-specific song to a new […]

PhD Studentships at Plymouth Marine laboratory

Several PhD Studentships at Plymouth Marine laboratory have now been opened for applicants, including three with a significant marine ecosystem modelling component. The project titles are: Do marine models need complex ecosystems to make predictions about climate change? – Dr Lee de Mora (PML), Dr Luca Polimene (PML) & Dr Tim Lenton (University of Exeter) […]

Consultancy Position Opening in Portugal: Project Coordinator, Environment Defense Fund

In the sea-faring nation of Portugal, fishing is critical to both the culture and the economy: some of the most fishery dependent regions in all of Europe lie along its coast. Portugal has Europe’s fourth largest number of people employed in fishing (while ranking 12th in EU population), with the highest seafood consumption per capita […]

Baeza Lab in Integrative Biology of Marine Organisms, Clemson University is seeking motivated and creative students to join the lab as MS/PhD (preferable) students in Fall 2018.

The Baeza Lab in Integrative Biology of Marine Organisms at the Department of Biological Sciences, Clemson University (http://www.clemson.edu/cafls/departments/biosci/) is seeking motivated and creative students to join the lab as MS/PhD (preferable) students in Fall 2018. RESEARCH TOPIC Current research topics at the lab include the following: (1) Demographic history and population genomics (using RAD-sequencing) of […]

Vacancy announcement – SCAR Executive Director

The position of Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR) Executive Director is now advertised on the CCAMLR Job Vacancies page. The SCAR Secretariat is headquartered in Cambridge, United Kingdom. The Executive Director supports the implementation of the SCAR Strategic Plan, takes responsibility for day-to-day management of the SCAR Secretariat, administers the organisation’s finances and services […]

Assistant Professor in Nature-based solutions

We are recruiting a permanent Assistant Professor in Nature-based solutions (Zoology, School of Natural Sciences, Trinity College Dublin). Nature-based solutions are “actions to protect, sustainably manage, and restore natural or modified ecosystems, that address societal challenges effectively and adaptively, simultaneously providing human well-being and biodiversity benefits” (IUCN). We are open to recruitment of an Asst. […]

ESSAC Science Coordinator

The ESSAC Office at the University Plymouth (UK) is seeking the next:  ESSAC Science Coordinator (Fixed Term – 2 years from January 2018) Salary £33,518 to £47,722 pa – Grade 7/8 Ref: A5640 Deadline to apply: Tuesday 31 October 2017 The Integrated Ocean Drilling Program (IODP) is an international research program that explores the history and […]

Call for Manuscripts Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) Special Issue of Biodiversity – a Journal of Life on Earth

Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), representing most of the Earth’s nations, have made commitments to the Strategic Plan for Biodiversity 2011-2020 and the Aichi Biodiversity Targets. Aichi Target 11 includes a commitment for ‘coastal’ nations to protect 10 percent of coastal and marine areas by 2020. This commitment was reconfirmed in 2015 by […]

IXth International Symposium on the Iberian Atlantic Margin (MIA2018)

Dear  colleague:   I would like to invite you to participate in the IXth International Symposium on the Iberian Atlantic Margin (MIA2018), to be held on September 4 – 7, 2018, in Coimbra, Portugal. The Symposium is being organized by the Departamentos de Ciências da Terra, de Ciências da Vida e de Engenharia Civil da Faculdade de Ciências […]

Position Announcement: Program Manager, Maui

The Coral Reef Alliance is pleased to announce that we have an opening for a Program Manager to be based in Maui, HI. Job posting and application instructions can be found here: http://coral.org/job-opportunities/program-manager-maui/ The Coral Reef Alliance (CORAL) is a U.S.-based nonprofit organization whose mission is to unite communities to save coral reefs. Working with […]

Conservation International Indonesia – Marine Program Advisor

Conservation International is now seeking a well-qualified Indonesia Marine Program Advisor that will play a wide-ranging role (including program development, technical guidance and fundraising) in support of CI?s marine programs in Indonesia, with a focus on the Bird?s Head Seascape initiative in West Papua. The position is to be based in Bali, and the closing […]

EMODnet Open Sea Lab – Applications still accepted

EMODnet Open Sea Lab – Applications still accepted The application period for the EMODnet Open Sea Lab closed on 23 October. However, applications are still being accepted until all spots are full. >> See more Source. EuroMarine

Executive Officer Role, Integrated Marine Biosphere Research Project, (Norway)

The Integrated Marine Biosphere Research (IMBeR) project is seeking a suitable applicant with a PhD and scientific experience in an IMBeR related discipline. The Executive Officer (EO) will promote and contribute to the development and implementation of IMBeR science by initiating and interacting with relevant international organizations and institutions as well as acting as an ambassador for […]

Post-Doctoral Research Scientist – COMPASS Interreg Project, Marine Institute (Ireland)

The Marine Institute, as partner in the COMPASS Partnership, has been awarded funding under the Interreg VA area project to develop cross-border capacity for the monitoring and management of Marine Protected Areas (MPA) & species. The Marine Institute wishes to recruit a research scientist at Post-Doctoral level for a period of up to three and […]

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

Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science (CEFAS) is currently looking for a Senior Coastal Processes Scientist to lead and deliver coastal oceanography and geomorphology projects withing CEFAS’ commercial and commercial and government portfolios. The role will incorporate several different tasks and responsibilities. Chief amongst these will be working within a project team monitoring and […]

Oceanography Expert in data for Bio-Argo Floats, Mercator Ocean (France)

Mercator Ocean currently has a position available titled ‘Oceanography Expert in Data for Bio-Argo Floats’. The position is a 12-month fixed contract. Due to the demanding nature of the role, applicants are expected to have five years of higher education or PhD experience, alongside a minimum of three years experience in the field. It is desired […]

Call for 2018 SCOR Visiting Scholars

SCOR, the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission, has opened calls for its 2018 Visiting Scholars Program. This program is open to any scientist who has time available to spend teaching and mentoring in a developing country. Hosting visiting scientists can have many benefits to host institutions, such as inspiring, motivating, and informing students and faculty, and leading to […]

Call for Access to EMBRC-France

EMBRC‐France is launching its 4th funding call for projects in marine biology with a focus on the development or utilization of marine model organisms, and the use of biological resources already available. Projects requiring access to in situ populations of marine organisms and marine ecosystems to tackle questions in the areas of biodiversity, biological oceanography, […]

IMBRSea Call for Professional Practice Topics

In the past month, 92 students have started the IMBRSea programme, titled ‘International Master in Marine Biological Resources’ students re expected to do a Professional Practice in spring 2018, and so IMBRSea are looking for institutions who are interested to offer opportunities. The aim of the module is to facilitate a chance to gain experience […]

UH Sea Grant Agent Based at the College of the Marshall Islands

Job Summary Regular, Full-Time, RCUH Non-Civil Service position with the University of Hawai?i Sea Grant College Program, located in Honolulu, Hawai?i.  Physical work location will be in Majuro, Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI) at the College of the Marshall Islands (CMI). Continuation of employment is dependent upon program/operational needs, satisfactory work performance, availability of […]

Marine Science Instructor

*Job Description* The successful candidate will teach a mixture of 100 and 200-level marine science classes to support the new Marine Science Certificate program at CMI. These classes may include: Introduction to Marine Biology, Environmental Science, Tropical Marine Ecosystems, Marine Conservation and Management, Integrated Coastal Management, Marine Field Research Methods, Principles of Aquaculture, or Communicating […]

Diversity in elasmobranch research scholarship: applications now open

Hello, everyone! The American Elasmobranch Society, the world’s oldest and largest professional research society focusing on the science and management of sharks and their relatives, is pleased to announce that we are now accepting applications for the 2018 Young Professional Recruitment Fund diversity scholarship. This scholarship provides one year of Society membership to early career […]


MARINE BENTHIC INVERTEBRATE TAXONOMIST INVERNESS, UNITED KINGDOM Job Purpose Identification and enumeration of marine benthic invertebrates and the occasional provision of in-house taxonomy training. Key Responsibilities Identification of fauna (fixed marine invertebrates removed from benthic sediment samples) to species level (where possible) Provision of Excel faunal matrices including ITI/IQI group Development and maintenance of Reference […]

OSPAR Deputy Secretary

Starting date: No later than 1 August 2018 Closing date for applications: 23 October 2017 Location: Central London Salary: Approximately £61 000/year Profile: University graduate (preferably in environmental management, natural or environmental sciences) with a minimum of five years’ relevant professional experience. Experience in dealing with the implementation of international conventions is desired. The person […]

PhD position: Global change impact on plankton ecophysiology

PhD position: Global change impact on plankton ecophysiology Background: In order to optimize nutrient uptake and light acquisition, different phytoplankton species have opted for different strategies resulting in large interspecific functional trait variability. Functional traits are the morphological, physiological, phenological, and behavioral characteristics of an organism that influence its performance or fitness. Intraspecific variability also […]

Research Associate, Dolphin Research

The Sarasota Dolphin Research Program (SDRP) is a collaborative partnership dedicated to dolphin research, conservation, and education. It was the first systematic study of bottlenose dolphin ranging patterns, and findings of multi-decadal, multi-generational residency have set the stage for the program to continue and develop into new areas of research. Since 1989, the Chicago Zoological […]

2 vacancies for Scientific Officer

Scientific Officer (fixed term appointment) Scientific Officer (part time maternity cover)  (2 vacancies) We are seeking a Scientific Officer (fixed term appointment) and a Scientific Officer (part time maternity cover), who will assist Cornwall Inshore Fisheries and Conservation Authority (IFCA) with the management of inshore fisheries around the coast of Cornwall.  The role holder will […]

Post-Doc Fellowship in Physical Oceanography at IDMEC (Lisbon, Portugal)

Wavebuoy Project: Post-Doc Fellowship in Physical Oceanography at IDMEC (Lisbon, Portugal) http://www.eracareers.pt/opportunities/index.aspx?task=global&jobId=93851&lang=pt

10th Euro-Global Summit on Aquaculture & Fisheries

The most prestigious event 10th Euro Global Summit on Aquaculture & Fisheries which is scheduled on May 28-29, 2018 at the capital city of UK, London. Here is the pass to present your distinguished work in the presence of the eminent personalities. As the premier event, we have developed a program with your interest in mind. Organizing Committee Members of Euro […]

Post-Doc position – coral reef ecology in Chagos

I currently have a 3 year Post-Doc opening in my group, to work with me on a project in the Chagos Archipelago. The Chagos Archipelago is unique in the Indian Ocean in that the northern atolls experience very little direct human impacts (e.g. fishing, pollution). However, while some islands in the archipelago are rat free, […]

30 Tenure-Track Positions @ The University of Hong Kong

Dear Friends, HKU?s Faculty of Science is on a hot-streak and we are seeking to fill 30 positions across the board. Specific to this audience are positions in Earth and Planetary Science, Chemistry, Ecology & Biodiversity, and Molecular and Cell Biology. Several of the positions will be connected to our Swire Institute of Marine Science […]

10th International Conference on Marine Bioinvasions (ICMB-X)

10th International Conference on Marine Bioinvasions (ICMB-X) 16-18 October 2018, Puerto Madryn, Argentina http://www.marinebioinvasions.info

SPIE Oceans X (April 2018)

We’d like to invite you to the 10th year of SPIE Oceans in Orlando, Florida, April 15-19, 2018. This is part of the SPIE Defense and Security Symposium, which is the largest unclassified annual conference covering various aspects of R&D (https://spie.org/conferences-and-exhibitions/defense–commercial-sensing/defense–security?SSO=1) with approx. 2,000 papers and 5,000 attendees every year. The detailed Call and submission can […]

PhD Fellowship (Norwich, UK)

PhD Fellowship (Norwich, UK) – Blue eyes: New tools for monitoring coastal environments using remotely piloted aircraft and machine learning https://www.findaphd.com/search/ProjectDetails.aspx?PJID=89908&Email=1   Source: IFPRS

Post-doctoral research grant, CIIMAR, Portugal

A competition is open for the attribution of 1 Post-doctoral Research Grant focus on hydro and morphodynamic modelling of the Portuguese Atlantic North-western coast in the framework of the project MarRISK. The competition is open from 18th October until 31th October 2017. More details in: https://www.ciimar.up.pt/ documents/Edital_MarRISK_BPD_ 2017-047.pdf — Isabel Iglesias Fernández Investigadora Auxiliar / Assistant […]

Youth for ocean! (YO!)

Youth for Ocean! (YO!) is a unique association of young and trandisciplinary scientists committed to the ocean from both hard and social sciences, which gathers more than 25 ocean lovers across the World. Created and supported by the French Embassy in the United States and the Ocean and Climate Platform, YO! aims to bridge ocean […]

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor in Earth Observation of Freshwater (including Wetlands) and/or Marine Environments

Applications with job share or part time working requirements will also be considered. The closing date for this post is midnight on Thursday 2nd November 2017. Lectureship (Grade 8) £39,992 – £47,772 per annum; Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor £49,149 – 56,950 (Grade 9). The Post Applications are invited for a new position in Earth observation of […]

Graduate Research Assistantships Available

Annis Water Resources Institute Graduate Research Assistantships The Annis Water Resources Institute (AWRI) at Grand Valley State University (GVSU) has Graduate Research Assistantships available to full-time students interested in pursuing a Master of Science degree in Biology with an emphasis in aquatic sciences. Graduate assistantships include a generous 12-month stipend that is eligible for annual […]

2nd SAFARI Symposium

The Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute (CMFRI) is proud to host the Second Symposium of SAFARI (Societal Applications in Fisheries and Aquaculture using Remote sensing Imagery) on “Remote Sensing for Ecosystem Analysis and Fisheries” in Kochi, India, from 15 to 17 January 2018. Abstract submission has been extended to 31 October […]

The Ocean Studies Department at Maine Maritime Academy (USA) invites applications for an Assistant professor

The Ocean Studies Department at Maine Maritime Academy invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Marine Science. Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in oceanography or other marine related field by August 2018. The area of expertise is open, but an emphasis in chemical oceanography, marine environmental chemistry, marine geochemistry, or biogeochemical cycling is desired.  The […]

Two postdoctoral positions are available at the International Pacific Research Center (IPRC), University of Hawaii at Manoa.

Postdoc #1: The position is part of an NSF funded project aimed at determining the impact of climate change on upper ocean physics and biogeochemistry. The successful candidate will join a team from UH, NCAR and Caltech. The focus is on how the response of the ocean is affected by the presence of mesoscale and […]

Marine Conservation Advisor position – PNG

The Wildlife Conservation Society is seeking a dynamic, experienced individual with a knowledge of coastal and marine environmental issues in tropical developing countries to provide strategic oversight of and technical support for its marine conservation program in Papua New Guinea. The position requires strong tropical marine science and coastal fisheries expertise, extensive management and program […]

MS/PHD opportunities in marine population connectivity, coral reproductive biology, mesophotic reefs

Daniel Holstein is seeking motivated graduate students (MSc. or PhD) to join his lab at Louisiana State University (LSU), in the Department of Oceanography & Coastal Sciences (DOCS) and the College of the Coast & Environment (CC&E) in Fall 2018. Research topics are largely open, but should complement ongoing research in the lab, which broadly […]

“MARUM – Center for Marine Environmental Sciences” at the University of Bremen offers a post-doc position

Last Interglacial reef evolution 1,0 Postdoc (TV-L 13) The employment is fixed-term and governed by the Act of Academic Fixed-Term Contract, §2 I (Wissenschaftszeitvertragsgesetz – WissZeitVG). Therefore, candidates may only be considered for appointment if they still have the respective qualification periods available in accordance with § 2 (1) WissZeitVG. The position is to be […]

BiodivERsA and Belmont Forum 2017-2018 Joint Call for Research Proposals on: “Scenarios of Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services”

25 funding organisations from 23 countries are joining this call: Argentina, Austria, Belgium# , Brazil (State of Sao Paulo only), Bulgaria, Canada, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Ivory Coast, Lithuania, The Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United States of America. See full announcement at http://ec.europa.eu/research/environment/pdf/biodiv-call_announcement.pdf Source: IFPRS  

Call for Videos for EU Research & Innovation Projects

Research projects which are supported by the EU through Horizon 2020 and previous framework programmes are having a real impact on the life of Europe’s citizens and our society as a whole. The projects often have compelling stories to tell. But reaching out to a large non-specialist audience is not always that easy. For this call, […]

Open Sea Lab: Applications Now Open

Applications for the Open Sea Lab! are now open. Applicants can register for the event either as an individual or as a group of four to five members. It should be noted that applications cannot be edited after submisssion. Application deadline:  16 Oct 2017 >> See more Source: EuroMarine

Four Year Fellowship PhD, Instituto Español de Oceanografia (Spain)

The Instituto Español de Oceanografía (IEO) are looking for candidates interested in conducting a PhD thesis investigating several aspects of the biology and distribution of meso and bathypelagic micronekton. The work of the thesis will be conducted in the Instituto Español de Oceanografía (Centro de Baleares), with periods in the Institut de Ciències del Mar (CSIC) […]

Doctoral Thesis Role in Phytoplankton Ecology, Instituto Español de Oceanografia (Spain)

This role will focus on the study of the dynamics of the populations of the sub-project led by the IEO of phytoplankton and its relationship with abiotic factors and processes of self-regulation. The successful applicant will also apply molecular techniques for the distinction of cryptic species of the genus Pseudo-nitzschia, and automatic analysis methods (FlowCAM type cytometer-microscope) coupled with […]

Doctoral Thesis Role in Phytoplankton Ecology, Universidade de Vigo (Spain)

This research involved in the role will focus on the study of processes of physical-biology interaction, with special attention to the processes of turbulence and mixing and their influence on the dynamics of phytoplankton populations. For this, the successful candidate will make observations of microstructure turbulence during different oceanographic campaigns, analyze historical databases of oceanographic variables, and […]

Experienced Ecologist Required, JBA (Ireland)

JBA, located in County Limerick, Ireland, is currently seeking an ecologist. JBA conduct research across a wide field of scientific areas, including coastal science and understanding of ecosystem services. The role requires a minimum experience of two years post-graduate experience, due to the demanding nature of the role. Among other tasks, the successful applicant will […]

Applied Ocean Sciences MSc, 2018, Cape Town (South Africa)

This course will provide academic and technical skills to deal with the most applied aspects of oceanography and marine biology. It is designed for both recent graduates as well as those with several years’ experience and who wish to work in the ocean services sector, with a focus on operational and conservation activities and other […]

SCOR Visiting Scholars Program, 2018, Cape Town (South Africa)

This program is open to any scientists who have time available to spend teaching and mentoring in a developing country for two weeks or more. The scholarships are not intended to conduct joint research, although such research may develop as an outcome of a visit. Awards for these scholarships are very competitive. SCOR will select Scholars through […]

Marine Plastics Need European Action, 8 Nov 2017, Brussels (Belgium)

A short event, entitled ‘Marine Plastics Need European Action’ will be hosted by Ricardo Serrão Santos MEP from 18:00-20:00 at the IUCN European Regional Office in Belgium, Brussels. The conference discussion will focus on the major issue of plastic waste in the ocean, an issue becoming alarmingly more important over time. Growing scientific evidence and […]

5th ENVRI week, 6-10 Nov 2017, Malaga (Spain)

ENVRI week is a week dedicated to Environmental Research Infrastructures. It is organized twice a year, in November and in May. ENVRI week hosts ENVRIplus project related sessions as well as several other sessions targeting different groups of stakeholders. This ENVRI week will host a special workshop from ESFRI environmental working group, in respect to European landscape […]

Conference on Ocean Observation Systems, 24 Oct 2017, Capri (Italy)

The objectives of this half day event, organised by Eurocean and its Member the National Research Council of Italy (CNR), is to share information on recent developments and future plans for ocean observations in Europe, and to discuss existing regional and European-wide ocean observation and supporting initiatives. The discussion will address the principal EOOS key […]