Maritime Spatial Planning for Blue Growth Webinar Series – 21 Nov and 5 Dec 18

The 2018 study gives information on how maritime spatial planning (MSP) can assist Member States to foster the potential for sustainable Blue Growth. Maritime spatial planning represents a key instrument for Blue Growth and can contribute to the aim of giving a boost to economic growth on the basis of a new maritime paradigm founded […]

Postgraduate in Diatom Metabarcoding, Rovira i Virgili University (Spain) – DL 28 Nov 18

The candidate must have a degree in biology or related disciplines. Preference will be given to candidates familiar with bioinformatics tools for the analysis of DNA sequence data or practical experience in molecular techniques such as DNA extraction, PCR and DNA sequencing. The position will have a contract length of three years, with an estimated start […]

PhD Scientific Researcher Recruitment, University of Lisboa (Portugal) – DL 23 Nov 18

The University of Lisboa is looking for a suitable candidate to fulfil the role of PhD Scientific Researcher Recruitment. Work will be hosted by the Research Centre MARE – Marine and Environmental Sciences Centre, Lisbon, Portugal. This will be the main place of work, but the Principal Investigator of the project may accept an agreement for alternated […]

Postdoctoral Position in Evolution of Macroalgae, University of Gothenburg (Sweden) – DL 27 Nov 18

The candidate is expected to lead experimental work and analyses of gene expression associated with exposure of macroalgae (Fucus) to various salinities. A particular focus is on somatic growth and formation of adventitious branches and there capacity to reattach and form clones (which is unique to the Baltic Sea). Application deadline: 27 Nov 2018 >> See […]

Fish Hatchery Technician and Live Feed Roles, Sagro Aquaculture Ltd (Cyprus) – DL 16 Nov 18

Two roles, titled ‘Fish Hatchery Technician’ and ‘Live Feed Technician’, are currently available at Sagro Aquaculture Ltd, in Cyprus. Both roles require a strong command of the English and/or Greek language. Application deadline: 16 Nov 2018 >> See more   via EuroMarine

Postdoctoral Position on Quantitative Social-Ecological Science, University of Vigo (Spain) – DL 23 Nov 18

This position, with a contract length of two years, is aimed at a researcher with a strong background in quantitative approaches to environmental social sciences and economics. The successful candidate will join a team funded by the European Research Council (ERC). Application deadline: 23 Nov 2018 >> See more   via EuroMarine

Senior Lecturer in Late Holocene Marine Geology, University of Gothenburg (Sweden) – DL 10 Dec 18

The Department of Marine Sciences at University of Gothenburg is looking for an ideal candidate to fill the position of Senior Lecturer in Late Holocene Marine Geology. The candidate for this role is expected to develop a research program in her/his selected research area within late holocene marine geology. Application deadline: 10 Dec 2018 >> See more […]

PhD Role in Estuarine Plankton, Ghent University (Belgium) – DL 30 Nov 18

To be eligible for this role, potential candidates must possess a Master’s Degree in a relevant field, demonstrable practical experience, and a strong knowledge of R and/or a scripting language. Application deadline: 30 Nov 2018 >> See more   via EuroMarine

Development strategist vacancy – European Aquaculture Society (Belgium) – DL 16 Nov 18

The European Aquaculture Society (EAS) has a vacancy for a dynamic and motivated person to help with the implementation of their development strategy. Working directly with the Executive Director, the new staff member will be responsible for several key actions to enable better and continuous networking opportunities for their members. Application deadline: 16 Nov 2018 […]

Blue Invest in the Mediterranean Conference: Call for pitches – DL 21 Nov 18

The Blue Invest in the Mediterranean Conference, which will take place on 24 January 2019, has a call opportunity available. The call is a call for an expression of interest to pitch a presentation for the event. Call deadline: 21 Nov 2018 >> See more   via EuroMarine

2018/2019 Zooplankton Ring Test: Call for Participation (EU only) – DL 30 Nov 18

The 2018/2019 Zooplankton Ring Test aims to improve the quality of marine zooplankton identification, and provide a relevant two-day workshop. The NMBAQC scheme is open to participants from across the European Union. Call deadline: 30 Nov 2018 >> See more   via EuroMarine

4th workshop on “Trait Based Approaches to Ocean Life” – August 2019, UK – DL 1 Mar 19

Please save the date for the 4th workshop on ?Trait Based Approaches to Ocean Life?, to be held 18-21 August, 2019 at Chicheley Hall, Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom. The workshop brings together a broad range of ecologists and marine scientists to study how organism traits shape ecosystem structure, biodiversity, and function. The program will include a […]

Two 3 year research posts in coastal processes – Faculty of Life and Health Sciences, Ulster University – DL 25 Nov 18

Details here    via CIMA/UAlg

Senior Scientist or Senior Technical Scientist – Department of Biogeochemistry, JAMSTEC, Japan – DL 7 Jan 19

See announcement at the attachment 010_Job_Opportunity_BGC_JAMSTEC   via POGO

Ecosystem-Based Management Tools Network Co hosts webinars on Sharpening Our Focus on MPAs for 2020 and Beyond – 4 and 10 December 18

The EBM Tools Network is pleased to announce that it will co-host:   Webinar: Sharpening Our Focus on MPAs for 2020 and Beyond Presenters: Jane Lubchenco and Kirsten Grorud-Colvert of Oregon State University, Dan Laffoley of IUCN World Commission on Protected Areas-Marine, and Naomi Kingston of UNEP-World Conservation Monitoring Centre. Date/Time: Tuesday, December 4, 1 pm US EST/10 am US PST/6 pm UTC [Webinar will last […]

The Ocean Carbon and Biogeochemistry (OCB) is seeking proposals for OCB-relevant activities – DL 03 Dec 18

The Ocean Carbon and Biogeochemistry (OCB) is seeking proposals for OCB-relevant activities. Submit workshop proposals electronically to the OCB Project Office by December 3, 2018. More information here.   via SOLAS

13th International Conference on Paleoceanography – September 2019, Australia – DL 20 Apr 19

It is with great pleasure that we invite you to attend the 13th International Conference on Paleoceanography in Sydney, Australia, 2 – 6 September 2019: the first ICP held under the Southern Cross. The conference will be hosted at the University of New South Wales (UNSW). UNSW is located close to one of the most […]

2019 International Sea Ice Symposium – August 2019, Canada

The International Glaciological Society (IGS) will hold the next International Symposium on Sea Ice in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, 18–23 August 2019. Registration will begin on 9 April 2019. THEME Sea Ice at the Interface. Sea ice plays a critically important yet highly dynamic role in global climate, polar marine ecosystems, globalization and indigenous cultures. Ongoing […]

Instrumenting our ocean for better observation: A training course on a suite of biogeochemical sensors – June 2019, Sweden

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Atmospheric Convection and Air-Sea Interactions of the Tropical Oceans – May 2019,USA – DL 7 Jan 19

Objectives Over the last thirty years, the scientific community has made considerable progress in understanding tropical convection and air-sea interactions, thanks to sustained investments in extensive in situ and remote sensing observations, field experiments, advances in climate modeling, and vastly improved computational resources. Such investments would not have been fruitful if it were not for […]

4th Global Ocean Acidification Observing Network (GOA-ON) International Workshop – April 2019, China – DL 10 Jan 19

The 4th Global Ocean Acidification Observing Network (GOA-ON) International Workshop will be held in Hangzhou, China from 14 to 17 April 2019. The 4th GOA-ON International Workshop will bring together scientists from around the world to discuss emerging aspects from the coupled effects of ocean acidification with multi-stressors, review global ocean acidification status and forecast […]

EGU 2019 General Assembly – April 2019, Austria – DL 10 Jan 19

The General Assembly 2019 of the European Geosciences Union (EGU) is held at the Austria Center Vienna (ACV) in Vienna, Austria, from 7–12 April 2019. The assembly is open to the scientists of all nations.   Website: https://www.egu2019.eu/   via SOLAS

Reminder: CMIP6 Model Analysis Workshop – March 2019, Spain – DL 15 Dec 18

25-28 March 2019 (starting 1 pm Monday March 25 and ending 5 pm Thursday March 28) Barcelona Supercomputing Center (BSC), Barcelona (Spain) The workshop is jointly organized by the WCRP Working Group on Coupled Modelling (WGCM) CMIP Panel and the European Commission Horizon 2020 project PRIMAVERA (PRocess-based climate sIMulation: AdVances in high-resolution modelling and European climate Risk […]

Reminder: 2019 SCOR visiting Scholars Programme – DL 14 Dec 18

The 2019 SCOR visiting Scholars Programme is open to any scientists who have time available to spend teaching and mentoring in a developing country for two weeks or more. Applications should be sent to here by 14 December 2018.   via SOLAS

Reminder: GODAE OceanView (GOV) Symposium – OceanPredict ’19 – May 2019, Canada – DL 7 Dec 18

Ocean scientists, ocean observation specialists, industry representatives, service providers and users of ocean data & products from across the local, national & international operational oceanography community will gather in Halifax for the GODAE OceanView Symposium, OceanPredict ‘19. The event will present high-level speakers providing expert insight into the latest ocean research & development efforts, products […]

Reminder: IMBeR Future Oceans2 Open Science Conference – June 2019, France – DL 1 Dec 18

The Future Oceans2 IMBeR Open Science Conference will be held at Le Quartz Congress Centre in Brest, France Workshops 15-16 June 2019 – Main conference 17-21 June 2019 Abstract submission and registration is now open until 1 December 2018 Sessions and Workshops Future Oceans2 is the second IMBeR Open Science Conference and will provide an opportunity to join world leading researchers to […]

13th International Symposium on Antarctic Earth Science – July 2019, Republic of Korea – DK 30 Nov 18

The 13th International Symposium on Antarctic Earth Science (ISAES 2019) will be held during 22-26 July 2019 in Incheon, Republic of Korea. Venue The Songdo Convensia Incheon, Republic of Korea. Description The symposium aims to bring together Antarctic earth scientists from different areas in order to gather and highlight their outstanding expertise and ideas. Themes […]

7th Kaplan Symposium: Tracers in the Sea: Trace Elements and their Isotopes in the Oceans, Future Directions and Instrumental Frontiers – February 2019, Israel – DL 30 Nov 18

Trace Elements and their Isotopes in the Oceans, Future Directions and Instrumental Frontiers 11-13th of February, 2019 Eilat, Israel Themes · Trace element cycling in seawater and marine particulates · The role of atmospheric dust in marine biogeochemistry · Novel isotope systems in the oceans · Instrumental developments in marine geochemistry Invited speakers Eric Achterberg, […]

EuroMarine 2019 General Assembly, 30-31 January 2019, Cádiz, Spain – DL 30 Nov 18

For details and practical information on the GA meeting, please refer to http://www.euromarinenetwork.eu/GA2019. Registration here    via SOLAS

OPEN Job Posting: AuburnU.Alabama – Global Change Biology of Marine System

We are hiring an individual in Global Change Biology of Marine Systems (described below) and the application deadline will continue until a suitable candidate is identified.  For questions or inquiries please contact the search chair, Nanette Chadwick, chadwick@auburn.edu Faculty Position in Global Change Biology of Marine Systems Department of Biological Sciences, College of Sciences and Mathematics […]

7th International Symposium on Sensor Science – May, 2019 – Italy – DL 28 Dec 18

Sensor’s technology has shown to be suitable for applications in many important fields, including pharmaceutical researches, medical diagnostics, environmental monitoring, industrial applications, food safety and security. Sensor’s technology represents the ideal turf to foster the development of innovative applications, measurement schemes and strategies, comprising the exploitation of transducers, smart materials, receptors, nanostructures and so on. […]

Sensors: Special issue “Remote Sensing of Ocean Colour: Theory and Applications” – DL 31 Jul 19

A special issue entitled “Remote Sensing of Ocean Colour: Theory and Applications” (https://www.mdpi.com/journal/sensors/special_issues/remote_sensing_ocean_color_theory_applications) of the journal Sensors (ISSN 1424-8220, IF 2.475) will deal with all aspects of theory and applications of remotely-sensed data on ocean colour. The scope is not confined to sensors alone, although papers on sensors will certainly be relevant. Please consider sending your work to this Special Issue. […]

International Coral Reef Symposium 2020 – Call for Session and Workshop Proposals – DL 31 Jan 19

It is with great pleasure that we announce today’s opening of the Call for Session and Workshop Proposals for the 14th International Coral Reef Symposium (ICRS 2020) in Bremen, Germany, 5-10 July 2020. We want ICRS 2020 to be as diverse as coral reefs and we invite everyone to contribute to this unique global event. […]

Job posting – Sanctuary Research Coordinator – DL 14 Nov 18

The DE and MP announcements for the Sanctuary Research Coordinator, ZP-0401-3/4 position have been posted. The announcements will be open for 14 days, from 11/01/2018 to 11/14/2018. NOS-NMSP-2019-0001:  https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/515595700 NOS-NMSP-2019-0002: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/515596000 <https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/515596000> via Coral List

Sources and Sinks of Ocean Mesoscale Eddy Energy Workshop – March, 2019, USA – DL 16 Nov 18

Objectives Ocean mesoscale eddies and their energy sources and sinks are a direct example of process-level understanding that contributes to our comprehension of climate variability and change as it relates to the ocean. This meeting will advance our understanding of this topic by targeting scientists at the forefront of high-resolution modeling and research, development, and […]

IPCC SROCC Information Event for Early-Career Researchers – 18 Dec 2018, Switzerland

A chance to join the discussion, network, and learn from prominent climate scientists and experts participating in the IPCC assessment process on topics related to the IPCC Special Report on the Ocean and Cryosphere in a Changing Climate (SROCC). This event will provide background information on the assessment process, and perspectives from the scientific communities […]

Global Ocean Oxygen Network (GO2NE) international Summer School – September, 2019, China – DL 15 Nov 18

The IOC- GO2NE SS2019: The Global Ocean Oxygen Network (GO2NE) from the UNESCO Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC-UNESCO) organizes an international Summer School that will be held from September 2 to 8, 2019 in China on Xiamen University Xiang’an Campus which hosts the State Key Laboratory of Marine Environmental Science. The IOC- GO2NE SS2019 will bring together 40 PhD students […]

International Ocean Colour Science Meeting 2019 – April, 2019, South Korea

The fourth International Ocean Colour Science (IOCS) meeting will take place from 9 to 12 April 2019 in Busan, South Korea. The meeting is being convened by the International Ocean Colour Coordinating Group (IOCCG) in partnership with, and thanks to sponsorship from the Korea Institute of Ocean Science & Technology (KIOST), NASA, EUMETSAT and Airbus […]

CMIP6 Model Analysis Workshop – March, 2019, Spain – DL 15 Dec 18

Call for abstracts Requirements Submission of an abstract implies that organizers have permission to reproduce the abstract in the program and reports related to the conference   Instructions The call for abstracts is open for poster presentations only. Each succesful applicant will additionally have a 3-minute oral presentation to describe their poster. There will be […]

Atmospheric Convection and Air-Sea Interactions over the Tropical Oceans Workshop – May, 2019, USA – DL 7 Jan 19

Objectives Over the last thirty years, the scientific community has made considerable progress in understanding tropical convection and air-sea interactions, thanks to sustained investments in extensive in situ and remote sensing observations, field experiments, advances in climate modeling, and vastly improved computational resources. Such investments would not have been fruitful if it were not for […]

2019 IMBeR Open Science Conference – June, 2019, France – DL 1st Dec 18

The Future Oceans2 IMBeR Open Science Conference will be held at Le Quartz Congress Centre in Brest, France Workshops 15-16 June 2019 – Main conference 17-21 June 2019 Abstract submission and registration is now open until 1 December 2018 Sessions and Workshops Future Oceans2 is the second IMBeR Open Science Conference and will provide an opportunity to join world leading researchers to […]

13th International Symposium on Antarctic Earth Science – July, 2019, Korea

The 13th International Symposium on Antarctic Earth Science (ISAES 2019) will be held during 22-26 July 2019 in Incheon, Republic of Korea. Venue The Songdo Convensia Incheon, Republic of Korea. Description The symposium aims to bring together Antarctic earth scientists from different areas in order to gather and highlight their outstanding expertise and ideas. Themes […]

Communications Manager at The Reef-World Foundation – DL 2 Dec 18

The vision of Reef-World?s communications strategy is to make sustainable diving the social norm. We are seeking a strategic-thinking and creative Communications Manager to continue to shape and lead us, and our network of partners, towards this vision. *Location: * Dumaguete City, Philippines (opportunity to work for up to 3 months from home / another […]

The Nature Conservancy – CoralRestoration Technician Volunteer Associate, St Croix USVI – DL 19 Nov 18

The Nature Conservancy is recruiting for 2 Coral Restoration Volunteers to join our team in St Croix USVI (details below). To apply visit careers.nature.org<http://careers.nature.org> and search for job number 47001. All applications must be submitted by November 19, 2018. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS The Volunteer Associate provides administrative, research, project management and other general assistance to program […]

2019 ESA Living Planet Symposium – session “Earth Observations of Aquatic Systems for Human Health” – DL 11 Nov 18

Dear Colleague:   It is a pleasure to announce a special session on “Earth Observations of Aquatic Systems for Human Health” (topical session D.1.5) at the upcoming 2019 ESA Living Planet Symposium (13-17 May 2019) in Milan, Italy. Please find the session description below.   The deadline for submission of abstracts is November 11, 2018: […]

POGO Call for applications: SoNoAT Shipboard Training Cruise, June 2019 – DL 30 Nov 18

Dear Colleagues, We are pleased to announce a call for applications to join a ‘South-North Atlantic Training Transect’ (SoNoAT) cruise on board the  RV Polarstern in June 2019. SoNoAT is a training survey that brings together International participants through a collaboration between the Alfred Wegener Institute (AWI), AtlantOS, Partnership for Observation of the Global Ocean (POGO) and funded through the Nippon Foundation. The 2019 […]

ESA Living Planet Session on Ocean Colour – DL 11 Nov 18

Dear colleagues, There is a session on ocean colour at the Living Planet Symposium 2019. The Website for the symposium https://lps19.esa.int/QuickEventWebsitePortal/living-planet-symposium-2019/website is open for submission of abstracts. Please note that the deadline is 11 November 2018 (Sunday). The description of the ocean-colour session is reproduced below. See also https://lps19.esa.int/QuickEventWebsitePortal/living-planet-symposium-2019/website/ExtraContent/ContentSubPage?page=2&subPage=1#themeA4. Please contribute abstracts to the session, and please distribute […]

POGO 2019 Open Call for Shipboard Fellowships

We are pleased to announce that, as part of POGO’s capacity-building programme, we will be offering a number of shipboard fellowship opportunities onboard research vessels during 2019. Normally, specific calls are made a minimum of six months before the cruise begins, in order to allow time for large numbers of applications to be reviewed, shortlisted candidates to […]

Job Opportunity – Director, Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory

The Director of the Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory (AOML) position is?within the Office of?Oceanic and Atmospheric Research.?The laboratory conducts oceanographic investigations centering on the transport, thermal and chemical composition, structure and dynamical processes of ocean and coastal water masses; global climate change; fluxes of energy, gases, and materials through the air-sea interface, integrated coastal […]

SOLAS Open Science Conference – April 2019, Japan – DL approaching 15 Nov 18

Register for the early registration and submit an abstract. Apply for the Early Career Scientist Day. Submit a a discussion session proposal. Apply for financial support. www.solas-int.org/osc2019.html via SOLAS

VACANCY FOR A JUNIOR RESEARCHER * Algarve Centre for Marine Sciences (CCMAR), Portugal – DL 30 Nov 18

The Algarve Centre for Marine Sciences (CCMAR) opens a call for a Junior Researcher (M/F) of any nationality, including stateless candidates under an uncertain term employment contract, within Project  BIOFISH_QoL – “Integrative approach for enhance quality of live in fishing communities of the ‘Bons Sinais’ estuary (Mozambique) ”, with the reference 330785505, supported by Aga […]

Scholarships for ship board training on board the RV Polarstern – May-June 2019 – DL 30 Nov 18

We are pleased to announce a new call for applications to join a training  cruise on board the Polarstern in June 2019. The training comprises a  Pre-cruise training (landbased) in Punta Arenas End of May 2019, and the research cruise, starting directly after this workshop on the 02.June 2019  from Stanley ending 29.06.2019 in Bremerhaven, Germany. 25 […]

two positions in the development of ocean modeling and forecasting systems – Cooperative Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Studies, within the University of Miami

The Cooperative Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Studies, within the University of Miami, invites applications for two positions to take part in the development of ocean modeling and forecasting systems, dedicated to improving ocean observation strategies for multiple processes ranging from extreme events, such as hurricanes, to climate indices. The first position is for a […]

Workshop Marine Computing in the Interconnected World for the Benefit of the Society at the International Conference on Computational Science – Portugal, 12-14 June 2019 – DL 15 Dec 18

****************************************************** *  Marine and Ocean modelling; IT technologies for the sea * * MarineComp @ ICCS 2019 *Workshop Marine Computing in the Interconnected World for the Benefit of the Society * at the International Conference on Computational Science * Faro, Algarve, Portugal, 12-14 June 2019 * https://fmartins241.wixsite.com/iccs2019-marinecomp ******************************************************   The MarineComp workshop at the International Conference […]

Faculty Position – AuburnU.Alabama – Global Change Biology of Marine System

Faculty Position in Global Change Biology of Marine Systems Department of Biological Sciences, College of Sciences and Mathematics Auburn University The Department of Biological Sciences at Auburn University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Global Change Biology of Marine Systems. The successful candidate is expected to begin Fall 2019 and establish an […]

OTGA Training course (In Portuguese) Análise espectral de marés e suas aplicações – Moçambique, 21-25 Jan 19 – DL 18 Nov 18

  As candidaturas podem ser submetidas exclusivamente online até 18 de Novembro de 2018  (https://otga.wufoo.com/forms/s11rg3rr135t7qh/ ou https://bit.ly/2AuEz3A Para mais informações: Coordenador RTC-OTGA – Moçambique Prof. António Hoguane (hoguane@yahoo.com.br) Secretariado OTGA: training@iode.org (indicar sempre o nome do curso no assunto do email) Cordialmente,   Cláudia Delgado O Escritório da UNESCO/ IOC para a IODE esta certificado como […]

Registration for the 2019 International Ocean Colour Science meeting (IOCS-2019) is now open

Registration for the 2019 International Ocean Colour Science meeting (IOCS-2019) is now open. Register early to take advantage of the heavily discounted registration rates, which apply until 31 December 2018 (see the registration page  for details).   Join your colleagues and space agency representatives in Busan, South Korea (9 -12 April 2019) to communicate your views, ideas, concerns and […]

Assistant professor positions in Plant Biology & Marine Biology, USF

USF is a high-impact, global research university dedicated to student success. For information regarding the USF System, please visit our website at http://system.usf.edu/ The Department of Integrative Biology at the University of South Florida (USF), Tampa (www. http://biology.usf.edu/ib) seeks to fill two 9-month, full-time and tenure-earning, Assistant Professor positions, one in Plant Biology and one […]

Post-doctoral researcher in quantitative marine ecology

We are seeking a post-doctoral researcher in quantitative ecology. The successful candidate will join a team to work on global and regional patterns and causes and consequences of coral bleaching. The researcher will develop their own research agenda on climate-change refuges and the regional and local circumstances that enhance coral survival. The successful candidate will […]

“Hydrological Risks” international workshop NATHAZ19 on natural hazards – Azores, Portugal – May 2019 – DL 31 Oct 18

The Regional Laboratory of Civil Engineering (LREC) of the Autonomous Region of the Azores (Archipelago of the Azores, Portugal) is organizing the international workshop NATHAZ19 on natural hazards, subordinated, in this issue, to the theme “Hydrological Risks”. This event will take place on Pico Island, in Azores archipelago, Portugal, on May 9 and 10, 2019. […]

Preregistrations for the VLIR UOS scholarship for the Master of Science in Marine and Lacustrine Science and Management – DL 28 Feb 19

The preregistrations for the VLIR UOS scholarship for the Master of Science in Marine and Lacustrine Science and Management in 2019-2021 are now open. VLIR-UOS: funds and facilitates academic cooperation and exchange between higher education institutions in Flanders (Belgium) and those in developing countries aims at building capacity, knowledge and experience for a sustainable development. Selection criteria: […]

PhD position in sea ice remote sensing and numerical modelling – DL 15 Nov 18

We offer a fully funded PhD opportunity to work with leading experts in sea ice remote sensing and numerical modelling. The Marginal Ice Zone (MIZ) is a region of low ice area concentration consisting of a collection of small sea ice floes, profoundly affecting physical and ecological processes and feedbacks in the Arctic Ocean. We […]

Sensors – Special issue on Remote Sensing of Ocean Colour: Theory and Applications – DL 31 Jul 19

The special issue will deal with the theory and applications of ocean-colour remote sensing. The scope will include, but not be restricted to the following: Optical theory for ocean colour Atmospheric correction Calibration and validation of ocean-colour signals The underwater light field Ocean colour in optically-complex waters Ocean colour in lakes Sensors, instruments, and micro-satellite […]

“Ocean tribute“ award – DL 31 Oct 18

Hello from Germany, the world largest boat show “boot Düsseldorf“ honors outstanding projects and initiatives dedicated to the protection of the oceans again in 2019 with the “ocean tribute“ award. Present your innovations, ideas or approaches and apply for the “ocean tribute“ award with POGO. Apply now until October 31, 2018! Please direct your application to award@boot.de. Describe […]

2019 Funding Opportunities – Mesophotic Coral Ecosystems

FY 2019 Funding Opportunities NOAA’s National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science, in partnership with NOAA’s Office of National Marine Sanctuaries and Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, is pleased to announce two Federal Funding Opportunities focused on mesophotic coral ecosystems: (1) 2019 Deep Coral Reef Ecosystem Studies Program: American Samoa Due Date: Full proposals are […]

Walter and Rosalie Goldberg Professorship in Tropical Ecology

WALTER AND ROSALIE GOLDBERG PROFESSORSHIP in Tropical Ecology The Department of Biological Sciences at Florida International University (FIU, http://biology.fiu.edu) is pleased to announce the Walter and Rosalie Goldberg Professorship in Tropical Ecology. We seek a top scholar in any area of tropical ecology. The successful candidate will be expected to have an exceptional publication record, bring […]

Registration is open for the Latin America/Caribbean Regional Symposium and Advanced Training on Ocean Acidification

The Ocean Foundation, GOA-ON, NOAA, and other partners will hold a symposium on ocean acidification science and policy and an advanced training on ocean acidification in the Latin America/Caribbean region in January 2019 at INVEMAR in Santa Marta, Colombia. This symposium is open to all interested scientists, policymakers, and stakeholders; details about registration and applying […]

Master Internships In Perpignan (France)

The REEF SERVICES project (www.reefservices.info <http://www.reefservices.info/>) is looking for motivated master students to work on the analysis of video of coral reef fish assemblages and the analysis of coral reef food-web at the Ecole Pratique des Hautes Etudes in Perpignan, France. Several topics are available and described hereafter, but flexibility is possible, depending on the […]

PhD Fellowship opportunity Crustacean research

WILLARD A. VAN ENGEL GRADUATE FELLOWSHIP (PH.D.) IN CRUSTACEAN/BLUE CRAB RESEARCH The Willard A. Van Engel (WAVE) Fellowship was established to promote and attract individuals of outstanding ability to conduct graduate research leading to an advanced degree in William & Mary’s School of Marine Science at the Virginia Institute of Marine Science (VIMS). Applications are […]

Workshops on SOLAS Core Themes 4 and 5 – November 2018, Italy – DL 30 Oct 18

Workshops on SOLAS Core Themes 4 and 5 27-29 November 2018, Roma, Italy DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION CLOSES 30 OCTOBER 2018! You can register here. More details and information about the workshops objectives: http://solas-int.org/theme-4-and-5-workshop.html via SOLAS

Postdoctoral fellowship – Jellyfish ecology and aquaculture – Portugal

Postdoctoral research fellowship in Jellyfish ecology and aquaculture – ARDITI-OOM – Funchal (Madeira Island, Portugal) https://www.arditi.pt/index.php/concursos/bolsas-concursos/12-avisos via IFPRS

OceanPredict ’19 – Call for Abstracts – DL 7 Dec 18

OceanPredict ’19 May 6-10, 2019     Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada   The OceanPredict ’19 Programme Committee of GODAE OceanView 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 will gather in Halifax toOceanPredict ‘19.   The symposium will be exciting […]

Diversity scholarship for early career elasmobranch scientists open until 16 Nov

The American Elasmobranch Society, the world’s oldest and largest professional society devoted to the scientific study and management of sharks and their relatives, is pleased to announce that we are taking applications for the 4th year of our Young Professional Recruitment Fund diversity scholarship! The scholarship is open to early career scientists and managers from […]

SCOR 2019 visiting scholars programme – DL 15 Dec 18

The application period is now open for the 2019 SCOR Visiting Scholars Program. Applications are due by 15 December 2018 and selections will be made by the SCOR Committee on Capacity Building by the end of January 2019. Application forms and instructions can be found here.   via UNESCO/ IOC IODE

The Nature Conservancy: Bahamas Coral Manager – DL 27 Oct 18

The Nature Conservancy is recruiting a Coral Manager to join our team in The Bahamas (details below). To apply visit careers.nature.org<http://careers.nature.org> and search for job number 46921. All applications must be submitted by October 27, 2018. POSITION TITLE: Bahamas Coral Manager LOCATION: Eleuthera Island, The Bahamas ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS The Bahamas Coral Manager provides technical leadership […]

Associate Professor in Marine and Aquatic Research, Åbo Akademi University (Finland) – DL 30 Nov 18

This position will complement existing research in marine biology and multidisciplinary research of the sea through numerical modeling of marine phenomena and processes, including environmental issues. For the current position, experience of interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary activities, as well as active communication with the surrounding community, is an additional merit. Application deadline: 30 Nov 2018 >> See […]

IMBeR Ocean Science Conference call for abstracts – DL 1st Dec 18

Session and workshop proposals should include a short description of the proposed topic, convener(s) names and affiliations, format (e.g., oral, poster, discussion with panel, world cafe), and potential number of participants. Call deadline: 1 Dec 2018 >> See more   via EuroMarine

IPBES Call for Nomination of Experts – Invasive alien species – DL 11 Jan 19

The Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) calls for the nomination of experts on invasive species by governments or organisations and stakeholders. Call deadline: 11 Jan 2019 >> See more via EuroMarine

Global Ocean Oxygen Network Summer School, 2-8 Sep 2019, Xiamen University, (China)

This Summer School is open ideally to PhD students and early career scientists who have research interests within the research foci of GO2NE. The teachers comprise scientists from the academic and non-academic world offering the opportunity to the students to enter into contact with the research and SME environment. Registration deadline: TBA >> See more via […]

2nd IMBeR Ocean Science Conference, 17-21 Jun 2019, Brest (France) – DL 1 Dec 18

The committee assembled for this conference have backgrounds in multiple areas and come from institutes and universities situated all across Europe. More information will become available in the coming months. Registration deadline: 1 Dec 2018 >> See more via EuroMarine

European Maritime Day, 16-17 May 2019, Lisbon (Portugal) – DL 30 Nov 18

European Maritime Day (EMD) is the annual EU meeting point on maritime affairs and blue growth. The focus for the 2019 edition will be on blue entrepreneurship, innovation and investment. Workshop proposal deadline: 30 Nov 2018 >> See more via EuroMarine

Sustainable Ocean Summit, 14-16 Nov 2018, Hong Kong (China)

The Sustainable Ocean Summit (SOS) 2018 Program is being developed with input from the international ocean business community. The event will take place in Hong Kong, and will provide a global platform for leadership companies and organizations to advance the development and implementation of industry-driven solutions to ocean sustainability challenges. Registration deadline: N/A >> See more […]

Living Planet Symposium 2019: Earth Observations for Human Health – DL 11 Nov 2018

Dear Colleague: It is a pleasure to announce a special session on “Earth Observations of Aquatic Systems for Human Health” (topical session D.1.5) at the upcoming 2019 ESA Living Planet Symposium (13-17 May 2019) in Milan, Italy. Please find the session description below. The deadline for submission of abstracts is November 11, 2018: https://lps19.esa.int/QuickEventWebsitePortal/living-planet-symposium-2019/website/ExtraContent/ContentSubPage?page=2&subPage=3 Travel […]

Research Assistant in Microplastics & Plankton, Newcastle University (United Kingdom) – DL 1st Nov 18

The successful candidate for this role will serve as part of the Marine Biology, Ecosystems and Governance research group within the School of Natural and Environmental Sciences, conducting research into the prevalence of microplastics in historic zooplankton samples from the Dove Time Series. Application deadline: 1 Nov 2018 >> See more   via EuroMarine

Chief Executive Officer, AIR Centre (Portugal) – DL 31 Oct 18

The position of Chief Executive Officer is currently open within AIR Centre. The AIR Centre seeks a CEO who will lead this recently formed international organization through its second stage of implementation towards its full operation. Application deadline: 31 Oct 2018 >> See more via EuroMarine

GRC Animal Movement as a Link Between Ecology, Evolution and Behaviour, 3-8 Mar 2019, Barga (Italy) – DL 03 Feb 19

This GRC will be held in conjunction with a Gordon Research Seminar (GRS) on the same topic. This seminar is aimed at young researchers (PhD, post-docs) and aims to favour the exchange of ideas with peers and discussions with invited mentors to promote career development. Registration deadline: 3 Feb 2019 >> See more   via EuroMarine

ASLO Aquatic Sciences Meeting, 23 Feb – 2 Mar 2019, San Juan (Puerto Rico) – DL 22 Oct 18

The Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography (ASLO) has announced their 2019 Aquatic Sciences Meeting, which will be titled “Planet Water: Challenges and Successes”. Some of the main topics covered will include environmental sustainability, clean water and renewable energy. Registration deadline: 22 Oct 2018 >> See more   via EuroMarine

Workshops on SOLAS Core Themes, 27-29 November 2018, Italy. DL 30 Oct 18

Workshops on SOLAS Core Themes 4 and 5, 27-29 November 2018, Roma, Italy. Registration deadline: 30 October 2018 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 Register by 30 October 2018 here. Check the agenda […]

Faculty positions in Microbiology – Department of Biological Science at Florida International University

The Department of Biological Science at Florida International University (http://biology.fiu.edu) is seeking qualified candidates for two positions of Assistant Professor or higher rank in Microbiology. We encourage applications from microbiologists with a wide range of research foci, and we are especially interested in Microbiologists working on bacteriophage biology, microbe-plant interactions, mycology, and marine microbial ecology. […]

2018 International Conference on Advanced Remote Sensing (ICARS), 16–18 October, Wuhan, China

The International Conference on Advanced Remote Sensing will be held from 16–18 October 2018 at the Wuhan University in Wuhan, China. The main purpose of the conference is to promote academic exchanges in remote sensing, to share the latest scientific progress, to discuss challenging problems, and to draw a better blueprint. This is a superb […]

Graduate Research Assistantships Available – Annis Water Resources Institute

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 […]

13th International Symposium on Fossil Cnidaria, Modena, Italy – Sep 18

We are pleased to announce the *13th International Symposium on Fossil Cnidaria and Porifera*, to be held in Modena, Italy, on *September 3-6, 2019*. For the first time organized in Italy, the Symposium aims to bring together participants from all over the world to discuss and share the most recent advances of studies on fossil […]

A tenure-track, assistant research fellow position available Biodiversity Research Center, Academia Sinica in Taiwan

Tenure-Track Position in Marine Ecology, Biodiversity and Systematics at Academia Sinica, Taiwan Biodiversity Research Center, Academia Sinica (BRCAS; http://biodiv.sinica.edu.tw/), Taipei, Taiwan invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Research Fellow level, which is equivalent to ?assistant professor?. We wish to strengthen research in marine ecology, biodiversity and systematics in this round of recruitment. Although […]

Diversity scholarship for chondrichthyan research society membership: Applications due November 16th

The American Elasmobranch Society, the world’s oldest and largest professional society devoted to the scientific study and management of sharks and their relatives, is pleased to announce that we are taking applications for the 4th year of our Young Professional Recruitment Fund diversity scholarship! The scholarship is open to early career scientists and managers from […]

Marine GIS job vacancy at Joint Research Centre in Ispra (Italy)

Tasks: • design and development of marine geographic information systems and related tools (10%); • setup of specific workflows for production and ingestion of data, and their quality control (5%) • development of hydrodynamic models and assessment tools for the specified region (with GETM/GOTM/FABM model) (10%); • application/validation of these hydrodynamic models for the specified region (15%) • data […]

Global Ocean Oxygen Network Summer School – Xiamen, China (Sep 2019) – DL 15 Nov 18

The IOC- GO2NE SS2019: The Global Ocean Oxygen Network (GO2NE) from the UNESCO Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC-UNESCO) organizes an international Summer School that will be held from September 2 to 8, 2019 in China on Xiamen University Xiang’an Campus which hosts the State Key Laboratory of Marine Environmental Science. The IOC- GO2NE SS2019 will bring together 40 PhD students […]

ICTP-CLIVAR Summer School on Eastern Boundary Upwelling Systems – 15-21 July 2019 – Italy

ICTP-CLIVAR Summer School on  Eastern Boundary Upwelling Systems: Assessing and understanding their changes and predicting their future 15 – 21 July 2019, Trieste, Italy The climate community is still faced with large uncertainties in estimating possible climate changes in the coming decades and quantifying the relative role of anthropogenic contribution to climate change. Although most modern […]

PhD, MS, and MPS – University of Miami’s Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science

PhD and MS Opportunities at the University of Miami’s Rosenstiel School can be found here: https://www.graduate.rsmas.miami.edu/admissions/phd-assistanships/index.html All opportunities may not be listed (check back for more updates throughout the semester). If interested in applying, some faculty will take students on without having an Assistantship listed. Always a good idea to contact faculty! Master of Professional […]