WeSea Video Series – The coral reef of the northern Red Sea: before and after the storm

The WeSea team is very excited to announce our new video project! Join us for our webinar series which will be directly lead by researchers in the field of marine sciences! We will cover a wide range of topics from coral reefs, plastic, and even water sports. Interested in learning more? So come join us!On […]

Webinar Big Data in Marine Science – 29 April 2020

You are invited to participate in an online webinar that we will host on 29 April 2020 from 13h00-15h00 (Brussels time). The webinar will focus on the launch of the EMB Future Science Brief ‘Big Data in Marine Science’. This document is the output from the EMB expert working group on Big Data in Marine […]

Join the Western Tropical Atlantic Workshop (virtual forum) – 28-29 April, 2020 – UN Decade of Ocean Science

The UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development 2021-2030 presents a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to deliver scientific knowledge, foster technological innovation, and build capacity to achieve the 2030 Agenda and reverse the decline of ocean health. This will be a truly global effort based on inclusive partnerships flourishing in a global research and innovation ecosystem. […]

EBM Tools Network Webinar: Plastics or Planet? Moving Beyond Plastics, June 4

The EBM Tools Network is pleased to announce that it will co-host:   Webinar: Plastics or Planet? Moving Beyond Plastics Presented by: Judith Enck of Beyond Plastics Date/Time: Thursday, June 4, 1 pm US EDT/10 am US PDT/5 pm UTC Description: This webinar will explore the environmental, economic, and health implications of plastic production, use, and disposal. Judith Enck of Beyond […]

Springer/SSG 3rd Conference of the Arabian Journal of Geosciences

Springer Conference on Geosciences (3rd CAJG) Abstract (max. 500 words) Submission Deadline: 30 April 2020 Online Presentation Permitted 3rd CAJG WELCOMES GEOSCIENTISTS FROM ALL OVER THE WORLD CAJG is a series of international conferences on geosciences organized by Springer and the Saudi Society of Geosciences (SSG) Author Guidelines | Submission Platform Workshops/Courses | Keynotes| Field Trip Special Session on Petroleum Systems […]

PostDoc “Global change and sustainable management of coastal ecosystems”

PostDoc “Global change and sustainable management of coastal ecosystems” Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research (Helgoland, Germany) https://www.researchgate.net/job/941453_PostDoc_Global_change_and_sustainable_management_of_coastal_ecosystems_m_f_d   via RS Europe Have any opportusnity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to info_at_nf-pogo-alumni.org

LECTURER/SENIOR LECTURER POSITION IN FISHERIES SCIENCE WITH SPECIALISATION IN FISH PROCESSING & POSTHARVEST TECHNOLOGY

Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons for the following positions in the Department of Marine and Fisheries Sciences under the School of Biological Sciences, University of Ghana. Candidate for the position of lecturer must: Have a BSc degree in Fisheries Science or related discipline, and a PhD in Fisheries Science, Aquaculture or related field. […]

LECTURER/SENIOR LECTURER POSITION IN FISHERIES SCIENCE WITH SPECIALISATION IN FISH STOCK ASSESSMENT

LECTURER/SENIOR LECTURER POSITION IN FISHERIES SCIENCE WITH SPECIALISATION IN FISH STOCK ASSESSMENT Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons for the following positions in the Department of Marine and Fisheries Sciences under the School of Biological Sciences, University of Ghana. Candidate for the position of lecturer must: Have a BSc degree in Fisheries Science or related […]

LECTURER/SENIOR LECTURER IN MARINE SCIENCE WITH EXPERTISE IN BIOLOGICAL OCEANOGRAPHY

Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons for the following positions in the Department of Marine and Fisheries Sciences under the School of Biological Sciences, University of Ghana. LECTURER/SENIOR LECTURER IN MARINE SCIENCE WITH EXPERTISE IN BIOLOGICAL OCEANOGRAPHY   Candidate for the position of a Lecturer in Biological Oceanography must: Have a BSc in Oceanography […]

LECTURER/SENIOR LECTURER IN MARINE SCIENCE WITH EXPERTISE IN PHYSICAL OCEANOGRAPHY

Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons for the following positions in the Department of Marine and Fisheries Sciences under the School of Biological Sciences, University of Ghana.   LECTURER/SENIOR LECTURER IN MARINE SCIENCE WITH EXPERTISE IN PHYSICAL OCEANOGRAPHY   The preferred candidate must: Have a BSc in Oceanography or related discipline and a PhD […]

Post-doctoral position modeling Octocoral harvest dynamics

The Lasker lab at the University at Buffalo is looking for a postdoctoral research associate for a one year position to develop a population model of the Caribbean gorgonian/Antillogorgia elisabethae/. We are developing a model that can be used as a management tool for ongoing harvests of the species in The Bahamas. The data to parameterize the model are […]

Marine Sciences Master Degree in Italy

CALL OPEN NOW! The call for applications to our English-taught INTERNATIONAL MASTER PROGRAMME IN ?MARINE SCIENCES?, University of Milano-Bicocca in Milan (Italy), with joint title degree with the Maldives National University (Maldives), is now open and online! Both Italian and international students are invited to apply. Start your learning journey by visiting our website!?http://www.marinesciences.unimib.it Waiting […]

Postdoc: Accumulation of trace metal micronutrients by marine phytoplankton

Postdoc: To study the accumulation of trace metal micronutrients such as iron, manganese, zinc, nickel, copper, and cobalt by marine phytoplankton. Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences, Maine, USA. Apply by 15 May 2020. Contact jobs@bigelow.org with any questions regarding this position. via SOLAS Have any opportusnity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to info_at_nf-pogo-alumni.org

15th Pan Ocean Remote Sensing Conference

15th Pan Ocean Remote Sensing Conference (PORSEC 2020), 15-22 September 2020, Johor Bahru, Malaysia. Deadline for abstract submission 31 May 2020. More information here. via SOLAS Have any opportusnity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to info_at_nf-pogo-alumni.org

Fifth Xiamen Symposium on Marine Environmental Sciences

Fifth Xiamen Symposium on Marine Environmental Sciences (XMAS-V), 11-14 January 2021, Xiamen, China. Submit session/mini workshop proposals by 15 May 2020. More information here. via SOLAS Have any opportusnity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to info_at_nf-pogo-alumni.org

European Space Agency – Future Earth joint activities call for proposals 2020: Research demonstrators for the 26th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 26)

European Space Agency – Future Earth joint activities call for proposals 2020: Research demonstrators for the 26th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 26). Submit proposals by 11 May 2020. More information here. via SOLAS Have any opportusnity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to info_at_nf-pogo-alumni.org

Symposium The Chemical Monitoring Station of the Future

Symposium The Chemical Monitoring Station of the Future, 7-9 October 2020, Koblenz, Germany. Submit abstract by 30 April 2020. More information here. via SOLAS Have any opportusnity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to info_at_nf-pogo-alumni.org

American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting 2020

American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting 2020, 7-11 December 2020, San Francisco, California, USA. Call for a fall meeting session, town hall, workshop or innovative session proposal. Extended deadline, submit proposals by 23 April 2020. More information here. via SOLAS Have any opportusnity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to info_at_nf-pogo-alumni.org

5th Symposium on the Ocean in a High-CO2 World

5th Symposium on the Ocean in a High-CO2 World, 7-10 September 2020, Lima, Peru. Extended deadline, submit abstract by 24 April 2020. More information here. via SOLAS Have any opportusnity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to info_at_nf-pogo-alumni.org

Special Issue on Remote Sensing of Air-Sea Fluxes

Following the SOLAS session at the European Space Agency (ESA) Living Planet Symposium 2019, Milan, Italy, on SOLAS research, we are now planning a Special Issue in the journal Remote Sensing. We invite all scientists to submit their contributions related to all aspects of remote sensing of the ocean surface and lower atmosphere to this Special Issue. […]

3rd Summer School on Theory, Mechanisms and Hierarchical Modeling of Climate Dynamics: Tropical Oceans, ENSO and their Teleconnections

The 3rd Summer School on Theory, Mechanisms and Hierarchical Modeling of Climate Dynamics: Tropical Oceans, ENSO and their Teleconnections will be organised from 3 to 14 August 2020 at ICTP, Italy. The topics of the summer school include: 1) Tropical ocean (ENSO) dynamics, including phenomenology; 2) ENSO theory, modeling, prediction; 3) Decadal Variability and long term […]

Workshop on Ocean Heat and Freshwater Storage and Transports in Observations and Climate Models

The UK Met Office, the GCOS-GOOS-WCRP Ocean Observations Physics and Climate Panel (OOCP), and the WCRP Climate and Ocean Variability, Predictability, and Change (CLIVAR) Project invite you to participate in a workshop on Ocean Heat and Freshwater Storage and Transports in Observations and Climate Models. Call for Abstracts The call for abstracts for talks and posters […]

EUROMARINE 2020: call for proposals of activities

In 2020 EuroMarine organises three distinct, parallel calls: A call for proposals of activities (the present call) A joint EuroMarine-EMBRC call for access to EMBRC facilities A call for application for individual fellowships (targeting EuroMarine PhD students and scholars within five years of their doctoral degree, to let them attend an advanced course of their choice) The general terms of these three calls […]

EUROMARINE 2020 Individual Fellowship Programme

The Individual Fellowship Programme is administered by EuroMarine’s early career scientist group OYSTER. A grant of up to €500 to contribute towards covering direct costs related to participation in a training event. Eligible costs are participation fees, and travel & subsistence expenses. If total participation costs exceed the grant amount, successful applicants must cover the additional […]

Postdoctoral Fellow Position in Earth System Dynamics – South Korea

Postdoctoral Fellow Position in Earth System Dynamics –    Employer: IBS Center for Climate Physics –    Location: Pusan National University, Busan, South Korea –    Education Level: PhD –    Job type: Postdoctoral Fellow –    Salary: 50 million KRW/year (~45,000 USD) –    Term: Full Time, 2 year –    Preferred start date: […]

Vacancy Notice: Chief, Tsunami Unit, IOC/UNESCO

Vacancy Notice: Chief, Tsunami Unit, IOC/UNESCO A vacancy notice is available through the UNESCO careers portal for Chief of Tsunami Unit, IOC/UNESCO. Duty station: Paris Deadline for application is 26 April 2020   via IOC/UNESCO Have any opportusnity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to info_at_nf-pogo-alumni.org

EBM Tools Network Webinar: Gaps in Protection of Important Ocean Areas, April 28 at 1 pm US EDT/10 am US PDT/5 pm UTC

The EBM Tools Network is pleased to announce that it will co-host:   Webinar: Gaps in Protection of Important Ocean Areas: A Spatial Meta-Analysis of Ten Global Mapping Initiatives Presented by: Ellen Pikitch and Christine Santora of Stony Brook University and the Ocean Sanctuary Alliance, and Natasha Gownaris of Gettysburg College Date/Time: Tuesday, April 28, 1 pm US EDT/10 am […]

EBM Tools Network Webinar: MSP Challenge: Exploring the complexity of marine/maritime spatial planning in a multi-player simulation (game), April 23 at 11 am US EDT/8 am US PDT/3 pm UTC/4 pm CET

The EBM Tools Network is pleased to announce that it will co-host:   Webinar: MSP Challenge: Exploring the complexity of marine/maritime spatial planning in a multi-player simulation (game) Presented by: Harald Warmelink of Breda University of Applied Sciences Date/time: Thursday, April 23, 11 am US EDT/8 am US EPT/3 pm UTC/4 pm CET Description: The MSP Challenge uses game technology and […]

IOC-CD: Free lists of grants and fellowships around the world available online

The Johns Hopkins University (USA) has made available 3 comprehensive lists of fellowships and funding opportunities for graduate students, postdoctoral researchers and junior faculty members. These were originally only available to JHU but are now shared globally. graduate students: https://research.jhu.edu/rdt/funding-opportunities/graduate/ postdoctoral researchers: https://research.jhu.edu/rdt/funding-opportunities/postdoctoral/ junior faculty members (early career scientists): https://research.jhu.edu/rdt/funding-opportunities/early-career/  Find out more about this also in Nature: https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-020-00599-z?utm_source=Nature+Briefing&utm_campaign=63fd5d9973-briefing-dy-20200302&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_c9dfd39373-63fd5d9973-43423877   […]

Geochronology Summer School 2020

via CIMA-UAlg Have any opportusnity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to info_at_nf-pogo-alumni.org

2nd Edition Lipids in the Ocean – Aveiro 2020

Dear Colleagues,   We are pleased to invite you to participate in the 2nd edition of the Conference Lipids in the Ocean that will be held at University of Aveiro from 17-19 of November 2020. You can join us and submit an abstract for oral communication or poster until 15th June 2020.This Conference offers an excellent scientific programme, […]

Using the Copernicus Marine Data Stream for Ocean Applications

The purpose of this EUMETSAT Copernicus Marine Data Stream (CMDS) training workshop is to share knowledge, skills, resources and code so attendees are able to independently access and process Sentinel-3 data for their marine work-flows and applications Target audience: Training is aimed at, but not restricted to, early career scientists: Masters / PhD students, Post-Docs, and/or […]

Remote Sensing Special Issue “Remote Sensing of the Oceans: Blue Economy and Marine Pollution”

Dear Colleagues, The journal Remote Sensing (ISSN 2072-4292, IF 4.118) is running a Special Issue entitled “Remote Sensing of the Oceans: Blue Economy and Marine Pollution”. As Guest Editors for this issue, we think you could make an excellent contribution based on your expertise. We would like to invite you to contribute your recent research […]

Webinar: Options for adaptation, risk management, and resilience building in a changing climate: Q&A about the IPCC Special Report

Webinar: Options for adaptation, risk management, and resilience building in a changing climate: Q&A about the IPCC Special Report Presented by: Ko Barrett, IPCC Vice-Chair, and Shallin Busch, Anne Hallowed, and William Sweet of NOAA Date/Time: Tuesday, May 19, 1 pm US EDT/10 am US PDT/5 pm UTC Description: Global warming has already reached 1°C above the pre-industrial level, […]

Summer School on Blue Growth, Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Dear Colleagues, Within the framework of the EU project PORTWIMS a Summer School will be organized from 26th May – 3rd June 2020 in Lisbon dedicated to enhance skills in blue innovation and entrepreneurship. It is aimed at graduate and post-graduate students as well as young entrepreneurs and innovators to work within the Blue Economy. […]

WCRP/DCMIP Summer School on Earth System Model Development

A joint WCRP and DCMIP Summer School on ‘Earth System Model Development: Dynamical cores and physics-dynamics coupling’ will be held in Boulder, CO, USA from August 10-14, 2020. Registration will open on or about March 31, 2020 and close May 1, 2020. Read more… via CLIVAR Have any opportunity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to […]

Ocean Acidification Staff Chemist Position at Mote Marine Laboratory, Summerland Key, Florida

The Ocean Acidification Program at Mote Marine Laboratory seeks a staff chemist with a minimum 2 years experience with experimental seawater ocean acidification facilities including carbonate chemistry experience. This position will be permanently located in Summerland Key, Florida at the Elizabeth Moore International Center for Coral Reef Restoration and Research (IC2R3). General duties to be […]

EUMETSAT/OTGA Train the Trainers course, 22 June – 10 July 2020, Remote & Darmstadt (Germany)

EUMETSAT and IOC-UNESCO’s Ocean Teacher Global Academy (OTGA) have announced a course offering participants the opportunity to work with other trainers to incorporate the use of Copernicus marine data from EUMETSAT in to their own educational activities. The course involves both online lessons (22 June – 3 July) and a five-day in-person workshop (6-10 July). techniques. Application deadline: 31 Mar 2020 >> See more via […]

The Mediterranean: Scientific Expertise for Decision-Makers, 02-04 September 2020, Marseille (France)

The Mediterranean research conglomerates MISTRALS and MedECC have announced a major three-day conference in 2020 for all decision-makers of the Mediterranean countries, hosted by Aix-Marseille University (AMU-MIO). Inspired by the achievements of science-policy interfaces such as the IPCC (Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change), from which it takes up several objectives, this conference will be an opportunity to review existing scientific knowledge […]

15th International Symposium on the Interactions between Sediments and Water (IASWS 2020), 06-10 September 2020, Portorož (Slovenia)

The organizing committee of the International Symposium on the Interactions between Sediments and Water and the International Association for Sediment Water Science (IASWS) have announced registration and abstract submission are open for the 15th Symposium, which will be held in Portorož, Slovenia. Abstract submission deadline: 15 May 2020 Early registration deadline: 15 Jun 2020 >> See more via EuroMarine Have […]

7th International Symposium on Chemosynthesis – Based Ecosystems (CBE7), 23-28 August 2020, Guarujá (Brazil)

The Oceanographic Institute of the University of São Paulo has announced that early registrations and abstract submissions are now open for the 7th International Symposium on Chemosynthesis-Based Ecosystems (CBE7), which they will be hosting this year in Guarujá, Brazil. CBE is the premier meeting of researchers, specialists, explorers, managers, policy makers and students to exchange ideas and share knowledge […]

XMAS-V Call for Session/Mini Workshop Proposals is open

The session/mini workshop proposal submission is now open and closes on May 15, 2020. Website: https://melmeeting.xmu.edu.cn/xmas5/ Contact: xmas@xmu.edu.cn To promote interdisciplinary studies in marine environmental science and to foster the next generation of ocean scientists, the State Key Laboratory of Marine Environmental Science (MEL, http://mel.xmu.edu.cn/en), Xiamen University, initiated the Xiamen Symposium on Marine Environmental Sciences (XMAS) in 2014. XMAS […]

Call for applications for individual fellowships for EuroMarine PhD students and scholars in their first post-doctoral position attend an advanced course of their choice.

Call for applications for individual fellowships In 2020 as in the previous 3 years, instead of directly funding Capacity Building and Training activities, EuroMarine will grant individual fellowships to let EuroMarine PhD students and scholars in their first post-doctoral position attend an advanced course of their choice. This year, EuroMarine has expanded the eligible courses to include both training […]

PhD Position in Coral Reef Biology at the University of Alabama

I am looking to recruit a student for a PhD position in coral reef biology at the University of Alabama and Dauphin Island Sea Lab. I am a new assistant professor within the Department of Biological Sciences at UA and my research will focus on understanding what limits phenotypic plasticity among closely related and ecologically […]

NASA-ESA Trans-Atlantic Training (TAT) 2020 (Thessaloniki, Greece)

NASA-ESA Trans-Atlantic Training (TAT) 2020 (Thessaloniki, Greece) https://tat.web.auth.gr/ The deadline for applications expires on March 27. Dr. Antonios Mouratidis Assistant Professor Remote Sensing & GIS Applications Lab Department of Physical and Environmental Geography Aristotle University of Thessaloniki 54124 Thessaloniki Greece via IFPRS Have any opportusnity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to info_at_nf-pogo-alumni.org

Modelling Different Components of Marine Plankton Biodiversity (MODIV)

Modelling Different Components of Marine Plankton Biodiversity (MODIV) Osterstedt, Germany 19-21 August 2020 [A foresight workshop funded by EuroMarine after its 2019 call for proposals] Interested Early-Career Scientists: There are currently limited spaces available for interested early-career researchers of EuroMarine member organisations to participate in the upcoming foresight workshop: MODIV. The application period will close on 20 March, so if you would like to apply to […]

ASSEMBLE Plus Press Release: Final opportunity for industry and academic researchers to benefit from free access

ASSEMBLE Plus is trying to raise awareness about its penultimate call for transnational access (for industry and/or academics) which closes for applications on 24th April 2020. This round will allow access to over 30 marine installations between April and September 2020. I would like to take this opportunity to ask you to share this information amongst […]

Ocean Sustainability (The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development Goals 13 and 14 interlinkages and the Decade of the Ocean for Sustainable Development (2021–2030))

Ocean Sustainability (The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development Goals 13 and 14 interlinkages and the Decade of the Ocean for Sustainable Development (2021–2030)) Advanced course (6 ECTS) Work load Contact hours: 40 hours Independent study: 60 hours Lecturers Prof. Ulisses M Azeiteiro, Department of Biology and CESAM, University of Aveiro, Portugal Dra. Ana Isabel Lillebø, […]

Post-doctoral Researcher in Ecological Modeling and Marine Ecosystem Services

Call Are you interested in ecosystem functions, services and the responses of biodiversity to global change? You also feel like tackling relevant questions in your work, and improve people’s livelihood? You have always wanted to work with marine ecosystems, especially reefs? All of this is possible within our project “Brazilian reefs in the Anthropocene”. See […]

MangSES Symposium, 7-9 October 2020, Dzaoudzi, Mayotte Island (French Overseas Department)

This three-day symposium will focus on mangrove socio-ecological systems (mangSES) from an interdisciplinary perspective, allowing the members of ARESMA to compare their project results to similar or contrasting projects, and compare methodologies, challenges, theoretical frameworks and management issues. Abstract submission deadline: 17 Apr 2020 Early registration deadline: 10 Jul 2020 Registration deadline: 25 Sep 2020 >> See more   via Euromarine […]

Our Coastal Futures conference 2020, 19-22 October 2020, Gold Coast (Australia)

The 2020 Our Coastal Futures conference will bring together voices from researchers, practitioners, Indigenous peoples, activists, businesses, youth, and decision-makers. This transdisciplinary, multi-format international conference will share and co-produce knowledge and enable effective action with the aim of inspiring a transition towards respectful custodianship of our oceans and coasts. Abstract submission deadline: 11 May 2020 Early registration deadline: […]

EMODnet Second Open Conference and Jamboree, 21-25 September 2020, Oostende (Belgium)

The EMODnet partners, data providers and users will take stock of EMODnet achievements over the past 10 years, connect across stakeholder communities and set goals for the future. To start the week, the Open Conference will focus on use cases and requirements for developing essential open marine data services for blue economy actors, the public sector, civil society […]

Research opportunity at US EPA – DL 02 Apr 20

The US EPA’s Gulf Ecosystem Measurement and Modeling Division in Gulf Breeze, FL is seeking a recent graduate for a research opportunity investigating effects of fine grain sediment on coral pertaining to dredging activities. Please see the link for more details: https://www.zintellect.com/Opportunity/Details/EPA-ORD-NERL-IO-2020-04 Cheryl Hankins Research Biologist/Unit Diving Officer U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Gulf Ecosystem Measurement and […]

17th International Symposium on Oceanography of the Bay of Biscay (2-5 June 2020, Gijón – Spain)

ISOBAY 2020 – 17th International Symposium on Oceanography of the Bay of Biscay (2-5 June 2020, Gijón – Spain) https://isobay17.com/ KEY DATES Call for abstracts: 12 February 2020 Registration opens: 12 February 2020 Abstract submissions close: 19 April 2020 Early-bird Registration closes: 30 April 2020 Late Registration closes: 31 May 2020 Conference commences: 2 June […]

8th International Symposium on Gas Transfer at Water Surfaces – DL 14 Feb 2020

8th International Symposium on Gas Transfer at Water Surfaces 19 – 22 May 2020, Plymouth Marine Laboratory, UK Submit your abstract and register by 14 February 2020!! Visit: www.pml.ac.uk/GTWS2020 For queries contact: GTWS2020@pml.ac.uk Bringing together approximately 150 scientists from countries all over the world, this 5-yearly symposium covers all domains where atmosphere and water meet, which include […]

3rd Summer School on Theory, Mechanisms and Hierarchical Modeling of Climate Dynamics: Tropical Oceans, ENSO and their Teleconnections – DL 01 May 2020

 3rd Summer School on Theory, Mechanisms and Hierarchical Modeling of Climate Dynamics: Tropical Oceans, ENSO and their Teleconnections The 3rd Summer School on Theory, Mechanisms and Hierarchical Modeling of Climate Dynamics: Tropical Oceans, ENSO and their Teleconnections will be organised from 3 to 14 August 2020 at ICTP, Italy. Registration is now open until 01 May […]

Summer Courses at Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences (BIOS) – DL 30 Apr 2

2020 Summer Courses at Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences (BIOS) – APPLICATION DEADLINE APRIL 30 The Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences (BIOS) is pleased to announce that we are accepting applications for three summer courses scheduled for 2020. All students are eligible to apply for scholarships towards the tuition fees and may obtain academic credit […]

Postdoc position in coral physiology in the Barott lab at the University of Pennsylvania

We are currently seeking a postdoctoral researcher for a recently funded NSF project to study the influence of environmental pH exposure and thermal sensitivity on coral physiology. The goal of this project is to explore how exposure of corals to different seawater pH dynamics on the reef interacts with coral bleaching susceptibility to affect coral resilience to climate […]

Post-doctoral Researcher in Ecological Modeling and Marine Ecosystem Services, Brazil – DL 15 March 2020

*Post-doctoral Researcher in Ecological Modeling and Marine Ecosystem Services* *Call* Are you interested in ecosystem functions, services and the responses of biodiversity to global change? You also feel like tackling relevant questions in your work, and improve people?s livelihood? You have always wanted to work with marine ecosystems, especially reefs? All of this is possible within our project […]

Call for papers: Special Issue Remote Sesning: “Remote Sensing of Islands” – DL 31 Dec 2020

The journal Remote Sensing (ISSN 2072-4292, IF 4.118) is currently running a Special Issue entitled “Remote Sensing of Islands”. I am serving as Guest Editor for this issue. For further reading, please follow the link to the Special Issue Website at: https://www.mdpi.com/journal/remotesensing/special_issues/Islands The submission deadline is 31 December 2020.  For further details on the submission process, please […]

International postdoctoral fellowships in marine sciences, ISblue Labs (France) – DL 23 Apr 2020

The interdisciplinary graduate school for the blue planet (ISblue) has announced its 2020 postdoctoral programme for young scientists, the aim of which is to provide 5 selected researchers the chance to develop their respective projects in one of the participating ISblue labs in France. Application deadline: 23 Apr 2020 >> See more via EuroMarine Have any opportunity in ocean sciences […]

Project researcher position (postdoc) in mollusc aquaculture, UniBo (Italy) – DL 31 Mar 20

The University of Bologna (UNIBO) has announced a one year post-doctoral research position is available within their Interdepartmental Research Centre for Environmental Sciences (CIRSA) in Ravenna, Italy. This position will contribute to the project “Monitoring of the alien species in the mollusc aquaculture farms in the Emilia-Romagna region: impacts and mitigation measures”. Application deadline: 31 Mar 2020 >> See more via EuroMarine Have […]

Four positions open at Raceix (Ireland & USA)

Raceix is an early-stage company that is pursuing improved technological integration within the recreational boating sector. They have announced a number of open positions in locations in Ireland and the USA for experts in product development, hydrography, spatial data analysis and information management. Application deadline: n/a >> See more via EuroMarine Have any opportunity in ocean sciences to share? […]

Marine Masters Summer Course, NIOZ (Netherlands) – DL 31 Mar 2020

The Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research (NIOZ) is seeking applications to their annual Marine Masters Summer Course that gives insight into state-of-the-art marine research. This introductory, multidisciplinary course is hosted at NIOZ Texel, with the western Wadden Sea as hands-on research area. The period of fieldwork will take place 5-17 July 2020 at NIOZ on […]

Free online course: Training on FISH & CHIPS transcriptomic tool – DL 30 Sep 2020

The project AquaExcel2020 is offering a free distance learning course covering the FISH & CHIPS tool, a database containing public transcriptomic data related to fish species in various physiological conditions. The course is ideal for Early Career Researchers and others with a basic knowledge of genomics and gene expression, who want to improve their ability to analyse and interpret […]

MarTERA Call 2020 – DL 27 Mar 20

The consortium of the ERA-NET Cofund MarTERA has launched their third joint call for transnational research and innovation projects on five thematic priority areas: Environmentally friendly maritime technologies Innovative concepts for ships and offshore structures Automation, sensors, monitoring and observations Advanced manufacturing and production Safety and security Call deadline: 27 Mar 2020 >> See more via EuroMarine Have any […]

Expansion of the Coastal Wiki Editorial Board

The Coastal Wiki (CW), hosted by the Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ), is intended to facilitate cooperation between coastal experts of different disciplines, by filling the gap between the basic introductions of Wikipedia and the specialized articles of scientific journals. The CW is now looking to expand the editorial board. Call deadline: n/a >> See more via EuroMarine Have any opportunity […]

JPI Joint Transitional Call for projects on risks from pollutants in water resources – DL 16 Apr 20

The Joint Programming Initiatives (JPIs) on Water, Oceans and Antimicrobial Resistance have pre-announced a joint transitional call for research and innovation projects on the risks posed to human health and the environment from pollutants and pathogens in water resources. The call will look for projects that take cross-sectoral integrated approaches to risk-management and which evaluate the entire water cycle. Call opening: 17 Feb 2020 […]

ParaFishControl Final Conference, 11 March 2020, Brussels (Belgium) – DL 11 March 20

The H2020 project ParaFishControl, which examined and developed strategies to control parasites in aquaculture farms, will be holding its final conference on 11 March 2020. This conference will present attendees with access to the latest information on tools and strategies for diagnosing, preventing and treating parasitic diseases in farmed fish.. Registration deadline: 11 Mar 2020 >> See more […]

Uhinak IV Cross Border Conference on Climate and Coastal Change, 30 September – 1 October 2020, Irun (Spain)

The AZTI Tecnalia is co-organising the Uhinak fourth cross border conference on climate and coastal change, which is to be hosted by co-organisers FICOBA. This year’s conference will focus on bringing together a wide range of actors and exploring measures needed to defend coasts against climate change and discuss how best to facilitate the implementation of such plans. Registration deadline: n/a […]

VII International Symposium on Marine Sciences, 1-3 July 2020, Barcelona (Spain) – Endorsed by EuroMarine – DL 15 Feb 20

The International Symposium on Marine Sciences (ISMS) is the flagship event for marine sciences in the Hispanic world. ISMS 2020 also serves as an umbrella event for more topic-focussed activities, which this year will feature the XX Iberian Seminar on Marine Chemistry (SIQUIMAR 2020) and workshops on Marine Litter (BAMAR 2020) and Marine Reserves (REMAR), all of which are open to international participation. The EuroMarine […]

Postdoc opportunity – Modelling the effects of climate change extremes on Caribbean biodiversity – DL 13 Apr 20

Postdoc opportunity at the “Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales” (Madrid, Spain) – Modelling the effects of climate change extremes on Caribbean biodiversity http://www.maraujolab.com/3879-2/ Miguel Bastos Araújo   via IFPRS Have any opportunity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to info_at_nf-pogo-alumni.org

EuroMarine Foresight workshop: From Species Connectivity to Functional Connectivity (TUTTI), Spain 27-29 Apr 20 – DL 21 Feb 2020

Interested Participants: There are currently limited spaces available for interested EuroMarine members to participate in the upcoming foresight workshop: TUTTI. The application period will close on 21 February, so if you would like to apply to join, please e-mail Dr Lucía López López (lucia.lopez@ieo.es). Applicants will be notified of the outcome on 28 February. Objectives: TUTTI will pursue the following four key objectives in order […]

Faculty position, University of Singapore – Tropical Environmental Change

FACULTY POSITION, DEPARTMENT OF GEOGRAPHY, NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SINGAPORE ASSISTANT (TENURE TRACK)/TENURED ASSOCIATE OR FULL PROFESSOR TROPICAL ENVIRONMENTAL CHANGE We wish to appoint, up to the level of full Professor, a leader in research on Tropical Environmental Change with specific interests in one or more of the following three areas: (1) disturbance dynamics (2) macroecology & biodiversity conservation […]

OceansOnline is now accepting abstracts

OceansOnline, an add-on day to the International Marine Conservation Congress focusing on how marine scientists, educators, and conservationists can use online tools for research and public engagement, is now accepting abstracts! Please note this is an in-person event that discusses the internet, not an online event. This year, IMCC (and OceansOnline) will be in Kiel, Germany in August. […]

SPIE Remote Sensing Conference – 21-24 Sep 20, United Kingdom – DL 1st Apr 20

SPIE Remote Sensing – The event that offers engineers, scientists, programme managers and policy makers access to the latest developments in earth observation, next generation satellites, atmospheric propagation, and imaging analytics. 2020 Conference Topics: • Remote Sensing for Agriculture, Ecosystems, and Hydrology • Remote Sensing of the Ocean, Sea Ice, Coastal Waters, and Large Water Regions […]

Call for papers Special Issue Frontiers in Marine Science: Biogenic Reefs at Risk (DL for Abstract 29 Feb 20)

Dear colleagues and friends, I would like to report a new research topic launched by the journal Frontiers in Marine Science entitled: Biogenic Reefs at Risk: Facing Globally Widespread Local Threats and Their Interaction with Climate Change “Tropical and temperate biogenic reefs are increasingly threatened by multiple stressors worldwide. Focusing on possible effects of global […]

CLIVAR-FIO Summer School on Ocean Macroturbulence and Its Role in Earth’s Climate, China – 6-11 July 2020 – DL 27 March 2020

Climate and Ocean – Variability, Predictability, and Change – First Institute of Oceanography (CLIVAR-FIO) Summer School on Ocean Macroturbulence and Its Role in Earth’s Climate, Qingdao, China, from 6-11 July 2020. Apply by 27 March 2020. More information here.   via SOLAS Have any opportunity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to info_at_nf-pogo-alumni.org

Open Science Conference on Antarctic Science – Global Connections, 31 July to 11 August 2020 Hobart, Australia – DL 28 Feb 20

Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR) Open Science Conference on Antarctic Science – Global Connections, 31 July to 11 August 2020 Hobart, Australia. Abstract submission deadline 28 February 2020. More information here.   via SOLAS Have any opportunity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to info_at_nf-pogo-alumni.org

6th International Marine Conservation Congress (IMCC6), 24 – 27 August, Kiel, Germany – DL 24 Feb 20

6th International Marine Conservation Congress (IMCC6), 24 – 27 August, Kiel, Germany. Submit your abstract by 24 February 2020 here. via SOLAS Have any opportunity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to info_at_nf-pogo-alumni.org

International Indian Ocean Science Conference-2020 (IIOSC-2020), 16-20 March 2020, Goa, India. – DL 15 Feb 20

International Indian Ocean Science Conference-2020 (IIOSC-2020), 16-20 March 2020, Goa, India.  Registration deadline 15 February 2020. More information here. via SOLAS Have any opportunity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to info_at_nf-pogo-alumni.org

Central Caribbean Marine Institute (CCMI) is seeking applicants for the Women in Ocean Science (WIOS) programme

The Central Caribbean Marine Institute (CCMI) is seeking applicants for the Women in Ocean Science (WIOS) programme. The WIOS programme will provide support for innovative research to be undertaken at the CCMI?s facility, the Little Cayman Research Centre. The programme is funded via the Central Caribbean Marine Institute, an international non-profit organization established in Princeton, […]

Special Call for Application – sedimentologists and paleontologists- IODP Expedition 391: Walvis Ridge Hot Spot – DL 04 March 2020

SPECIAL CALL FOR  APPLICATIONS for sedimentologists and paleontologists (planktic foraminifera) based in ECORD Member Countries to participate in IODP Expedition 391: Walvis Ridge Hotspot on-board the JOIDES Resolution DEADLINE to apply: 4 March 2020 The European Consortium for Ocean Research Drilling (ECORD) offers you the unique opportunity to sail on Expedition 391 on-board the JOIDES Resolution in the […]

Invitation to join the PACE Early Adopter Program

Colleagues, As you may be aware, NASA’s Plankton, Aerosol, Cloud, ocean Ecosystem (PACE) mission is scheduled to launch in late 2022 to early 2023. PACE will extend and improve NASA’s 40+ year record of satellite observations of global ocean biology, aerosols, and clouds. Details about the PACE mission can be found at https://pace.gsfc.nasa.gov. We are inviting you, as a member of the […]

EBM Tools Network Webinar: Fighting Marine Debris on the US West Coast – Effective Actions and Tools, March 5 at 1 pm US EST/10 am US PST/6 pm UTC

Webinar: Fighting Marine Debris on the US West Coast – Effective Actions and Tools Presented by: Cait Goodwin and Tracy Crews of Oregon Sea Grant and Miriam Gordon of UPSTREAM Date/Time: Thursday, March 5, 1 pm US EST/10 am US PST/6 pm UTC Description: This webinar features experts from Oregon and California highlighting their clean-up, education, and regulatory actions […]

REMINDER: Call open for the next Nippon Foundation-POGO Centre of Excellence – DL 15 March 2020

We are happy to announce that the new call for the NF-POGO CofE is now open until March 15. Since 2008, the Nippon Foundation-POGO Centre of Excellence (NF-POGO CofE) provides world class education and training courses in the field of observational oceanography. Starting in 2013, the NF-POGO CofE has been hosted by the Alfred Wegener […]

EBM Tools Network Webinar: MiCO: Creating a global geospatial knowledge hub on marine migratory connectivity, March 10 at 4 pm US EDT/1 pm US PDT/8 pm UTC

Webinar: MiCO: Creating a global geospatial knowledge hub on marine migratory connectivity Presented by: Daniel Dunn of the University of Queensland and Corrie Curtice of Duke University Date/Time: Tuesday, March 10, 4 pm US EDT/1 pm US PDT/8 pm UTC Description: Advancements in animal tracking technology are enabling us to collect far more data on the migratory patterns of […]

Special issue in the journal Frontiers in Environmental Sciences: Emerging Technologies and Techniques for Remote Sensing of Coastal and Inland waters – DL 26 July 2020

Dear friends, We are co-editing a special issue in Frontiers in Environmental Sciences, titled “Emerging Technologies and Techniques for Remote Sensing of Coastal and Inland waters”, focusing on innovative technologies/platforms (e.g., UAVs and CubeSats) and algorithms (e.g., machine learning). You can find more details at https://www.frontiersin.org/research-topics/12926/emerging-technologies-and-techniques-for-remote-sensing-of-coastal-and-inland-waters The deadline for manuscript submission is 26 July 2020. Please note […]

Summer school in optical remote sensing of aquatic environments and coastal habitats – 09-20 Aug 2020, Canada – DL 8 M

A new summer school in optical remote sensing of aquatic environments and coastal habitats will be offered in Canada in August 2020 The University of Québec in Rimouski, in collaboration with several experts in the field of aquatic optics and remote sensing, is opening applications to a new summer school in optical remote sensing of […]

Course: Marine Biogeochemistry – Biogeochemical and Ecological Dimensions of A Changing Ocean – 1-6 June 2020, Portugal

COURSE DESCRIPTION The course will bring together divers researchers that have made important contributions to the field of Biogeochemistry and are effective communicators to teach and interact with the students. This will be the second time the course in Marine Biogeochemistry in Portugal is offered and based on the success of the first year we expect […]

EUROFLEETS+ RV OCEANIA Floating University – “Use bio-optical parameters as convenient tool to study marine biogeochemical processes”| 4th – 16th June 2020| RV Oceania, Poland – DL 15 March 2020

Brief Description of Floating University The general objective of the course is to provide theoretical background and practical experience in conducting instrumental measurements of inherent and apparent optical properties in marine waters and collecting water samples for determination of concentrations of optically significant sea water constituent. Student will be familiarized with latest IOCCG measurements and […]

Chief Executive Officer Center for Ocean Ventures & Entrepreneurship (COVE)

 The Centre for Ocean Ventures and Entrepreneurship (COVE) located on the shore of Halifax Harbour seeks a new Chief Executive Officer. Located in what was once the Canadian Coast Guard facility on Halifax Harbour, COVE is home to local and global ocean technology businesses, post-secondary institutions, researchers, marine-based and service businesses that support the ocean sector.  The […]

VLIZ recruits engineer/scientist for the Marine Robotics Centre – DL 27 Feb

VLIZ recruits engineer/scientist for the Marine Robotics Centre The VLIZ Marine Robotics Centre is pushing boundaries to innovate measurements techniques and to facilitate the adoption of autonomous marine systems in marine research and in the blue-economy. Join us and become part of the VLIZ Marine Robotics Centre In a new innovation project (funded by VLAIO), Coastbusters […]

Scientific Programmer/Analyst, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, USA

NASA’s Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) has an opening for an experienced scientific programmer/analyst to support the Ocean Biology Processing Group (OBPG) at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, USA.  This position will support  implementation and evaluation of methods for retrieval of atmosphere and ocean optical properties and associated uncertainties using satellite remote […]

Two Postdoctoral Fellowships, University of São Paulo, Brazil Postdoctoral fellowships in Water Color Remote Sensing and Modeling of the Amazon River-to-Sea Continuum

The Center for Nuclear Energy in Agriculture (CENA, University of São Paulo, Piracicaba, Brazil) invites applications for two Post-doctoral fellowships, supported by the São Paulo Research Support Foundation (FAPESP) thematic project TROCAS II (Biogeochemical blindspots along the lower Amazon River continuum: from land to the atmosphere and ocean, co-funded by the US National Science Foundation). […]

Scientific programmer, LOG laboratory, Wimereux, France – DL 14 Feb 20

Scientific programmer, LOG laboratory, Wimereux, France Position duration: 1 year, starting date: 3rd March, 2020 Location of the position: Laboratoire d’Océanologie et de Géosciences (http://log.cnrs.fr/, Wimereux, France) The “Remote Sensing and Hydrodynamic” team at the Oceanology and Geosciences laboratory in France is seeking applications for a full-time scientific programmer/analyst to work on marine optics. Duties: – maintain and […]

Postdoctoral Scholar, University of South Florida, Optical Oceanography Lab, USA Postdoctoral scholar in Ocean Color Research and Applications, University of South Florida, Optical Oceanography Lab

The Optical Oceanography Lab of the College of Marine Science at the University of South Florida (USF) is offering a Postdoctoral Scholar position in the field of coastal ocean color research and applications. We are seeking an outstanding scientist with a recent doctorate in aquatic science, remote sensing, or a closely related field to work […]

Postdoctoral Scholar, University of British Columbia and the University of Victoria, Canada Hakai Coastal Initiative Postdoc Position in Ocean Remote Sensing and spatial-temporal dynamic of coastal marine biophysical provinces of British Columbia and Southeast Alaska

Applications are being accepted for a Hakai Postdoctoral position at the University of British Columbia, Institute for the Oceans and Fisheries, and the University of Victoria, Department of Geography as part of the Hakai Coastal Initiative.  The postdoc will be based in Victoria, Vancouver Island, and work under the supervision of Dr. Costa at UVic […]

Postdoctoral researcher (2 years) Modeling the dynamics of Sargassum algae in the North Tropical Atlantic

Profile Since 2011, massive amount of Sargassum algae are stranding on the coasts of the Lesser Antilles, Central America, Brazil and West Africa, causing severe economical, ecological and health issues. Sargassum satellite index revealed that these strandings come from colossal quantities of algae drifting from the central tropical Atlantic, disconnected from the historical Sargasso Sea. The origins of the […]

REMINDER -IOCCG 2020 Summer Lecture Series Frontiers in Ocean Optics and Ocean Colour Science 22 June – 3 July 2020 – DL 23 Feb 20

The International Ocean Colour Coordinating Group (IOCCG) Summer Lecture Series is dedicated to high-level training in the fundamentals of ocean optics, bio-optics and ocean colour remote sensing. Since 2012, these advanced training courses have taken place every two years during the summer months, and are held  at the Laboratoire d’Océanographie de Villefranche (LOV) in Villefranche-sur-Mer, […]