Fully-funded Ph.D. Fellowship in Remote Sensing applied to Natural Hazards Monitoring at IVAR/UAc (Azores, Portugal) under the INPhINIT/La Caixa Programme

In case you’re interested or know someone potentially interested, I’ll be one of the scientific supervisors of the Ph.D. project below to be offered by IVAR at the University of the Azores (Ponta Delgada, S. Miguel Island, Azores Islands, Portugal) under INPhINIT/LA Caixa Ph.D. Fellowships funding program: https://obrasociallacaixa.org/en/investigacion-y-becas/becas-de-la-caixa/doctorado-inphinit/descripcion-del-programa At https://hosts.lacaixafellowships.org/finder please search for the following Ph.D. project offer […]

IVAR research center (based at the University of the Azores, Portugal) offers 7 Ph.D. positions for international students

IVAR research center (based at the University of the Azores, Portugal) offers 7 Ph.D. positions for international students within the “la Caixa” Foundation’s INPhINIT fellowship program. Check the proposed Ph.D. topics and the links to apply at http://www.ivar.azores.gov.pt/ensino/Paginas/doutoramento-la-caixa.aspx via IFPRS Have any opportunity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to info_at_nf-pogo-alumni.org

Postdoctoral position: effects of submarine groundwater discharge on coral reefs

We seek to hire a postdoctoral researcher to work collaboratively with Dr. Craig Nelson (Department of Oceanography and Hawai?i Sea Grant) and Dr. Megan Donahue (Hawai?i Institute of Marine Biology) on a NSF Funded Project, collaborative with Dr. Nyssa Silbiger at California State University, Northridge. The project seeks to define the biogeochemical context and ecological impacts of submarine groundwater […]

Teaching Postodoctoral fellow at Villanova University

The Department of Geography and the Environment at Villanova University invites applications for a three-year appointment as a Teaching Postdoctoral Fellow to begin in Fall 2020. We seek an individual with exceptional potential as a scholar and teacher who can contribute to our undergraduate and graduate programs, while assisting with a new co-sponsored faculty research […]

Assistant/Associate Professor in Marine Plankton Ecology – DL 15 Jan 20

The Department of Marine Science and Fisheries of Sultan Qaboos University (one of the leading institutions in the Middle East) is seeking an?Assistant Professor / Associate Professor to teach and conduct applied research in the field ofmarine plankton ecology (harmful algal blooms, phytoplankton-zooplankton-fish larvae interactions). Experience in teachingand research in marine biology and ecology would […]

Grant available for plastic pollution research at Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef – DL 13 Dec 19

Applications are invited for funding to conduct research into plastic pollution on coral reefs at the Australian Museum’s Lizard Island Research Station. The grant provides funding for some field expenses only. Salary is not provided and international airfares must be sourced elsewhere. Details and the application form are at: https://australianmuseum.net.au/get-involved/amri/lirs/plastic-pollution-res earch-grants-2020/ Applications close on 13 […]

MMES Graduate Program Announcement, University of the Virgin Islands – DL 1st March 2020

*Master of Marine and Environmental Science Program (MMES)* *At the University of the Virgin Islands* *accepting applications through March 1, 2020* *Join our MMES team:*  Surrounded by turquoise water on Caribbean islands, MMES graduate students work with world-class biologists on internationally significant topics such as coral reef resilience and sustainability, mesophotic reef ecology, terrestrial ecology, […]

Two PhD scholarships in coral cell biology at VUW

Two PhD scholarships are available to study the cellular basis of inter-partner communication in the coral-algal symbiosis and the adaptive capacity of reef corals to climate change at Victoria University of Wellington in Wellington, New Zealand. The students’ projects will contribute to a larger three-year project funded by the Royal Society of New Zealand Marsden […]

2 PhD Opportunities, Envision DTP, UK

We are delighted to offer a two fully funded PhD projects through the Envision DTP between Lancaster, Nottingham and Bangor Universities, UK http://www.envision-dtp.org/ <http://www.envision-dtp.org/> 1. ANGRY DAMSELS: do species interactions after overfishing enhance or inhibit coral reef recovery? Reveal the role for animal behaviour in driving ecosystem processes, using coral reefs as a model system. The […]

Antarctic connectivity modelling PhD studentship – DL 7 Jan 2020

You like R? You like modelling? You like maps? You like the deep sea? This could be for you… https://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/BVX073/phd-studentship-seascape-genomics-of-antarctic-deep-sea-coral-groundtruthing-larval-dispersal-models-with-genetic-connectivity-data We?ll even try to get you on a ship if you really want 🙂 Deadline = 7th Jan PhD Studentship: Seascape Genomics of Antarctic Deep-sea Coral: Groundtruthing Larval Dispersal Models With Genetic Connectivity Data Detailed […]

Applications now open for the American Elasmobranch Society’s diversity scholarship

The American Elasmobranch Society, the world?s oldest and largest professional society focusing on the scientific study and management of sharks and their relatives, is now welcoming applications for the 5th year of our Young Professional Recruitment Fund diversity initiative. Awardees will be given one year of Society membership, in addition to specialized professional development training, […]

Orienting Young Scientists of EuroMarine II (OYSTER II) – From 1 Jan 2020

The support and development of early career researchers is critical, as the first years of scientists can be the most active and stressful but also the most important in terms of career establishment. The working group will engage with and represent early career scientists within EuroMarine member organisations and contribute towards the cohesive outreach and capacity building across the EuroMarine network. The working […]

Ph.D. fellowship in Environmental Sciences at Leiden University (The Netherlands): “Evaluating coastal landscape management” – DL 14 Jan19

The Faculty of Science and Institute of Environmental Sciences  is looking for a PhD Environmental Sciences | Evaluating coastal landscape management Key responsibilities The new interdisciplinary Coastal landSCAPE (C-SCAPE) project aims to explore sustainable long-term sand nourishment strategies. Inspired by recent large-scale sand nourishments like the Sand Motor and Hondsbossche Dunes, the project examines how […]

Call for applications: “CDE – Copernicus Master in Digital Earth”, funded by the EU Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degree (EMJMD) Programme

Call for Applications – Intake 2 Includes information on call duration, participation in the EMJMD programme, eligibility, E+ scholarships, number of available scholarships, application and evaluation criteria, definition of outstanding students, procedures and dealines, information on application and selection procedure, as well as links to relevant information on the programme’s website. https://www.master-cde.eu/admission/procedures-deadlines/calls/   via IFPRS […]

Position opening at NASA/GFC

SAIC has an opening for an experienced software engineer to support the Ocean Ecology Laboratory (OEL) at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland.  This position will perform web site and database development to support scientific satellite data product distribution and information dissemination for the OEL.  The successful candidate must be eligible for unrestricted […]

Post-doc fellowship at OOM/ARDITI (Madeira Island, Portugal): “Modelling marine ecosystems using Ecopath and simulating scenarios based on Ecosim (EwE)”

Bolsa de Investigação: ARDITI-MSIII-2019-003 Job: Post-doc fellowship Job/Fellowship Reference: ARDITI-MSIII-2019-003 Main research field: Biological sciences Sub research field: Biology Job summary: Develop an ecosystem model for Madeira archipelago marine environment based on Ecopath, with Ecosim (EwE) and Ecospace valences to inform the Development process of a coordinated approach for assessing MSFD Descriptor 4 in the Macaronesian subregion in Project Mistic […]

5 PhD positions on the study of structure, biodiversity, ecosystem function and modelling of saline lake ecosystems at METU, Turkey

5 PhD positions on the study of structure, biodiversity, ecosystem function and modelling of saline lake ecosystems at METU,  Turkey Download pdf flier We are seeking highly motivated Turkish or international PhD students to join our large research project funded by TÜBİTAK 2232 programme for outstanding researchers – focusing on structure, functioning and modelling of saline lakes ecosystems. The […]

AI Moonshot Challenge – 500K euros award to perform further research in Portugal for up to 2 years

AI Moonshot Challenge – 500K euros award to perform further research in Portugal for up to 2 years Participate in the first worldwide competition to combine AI and emerging space technologies to detect, locate and monitor maritime waste on a planetary scale. https://www.moonshotchallenge.ai/   via IVAR/UAc Have any opportunity in ocean sciences to share? Send […]

Ph.D. position – Developing an Earth Observation-based operational platform to support the prevention, predicting and monitoring of natural hazards in the Archipelago of the Azores (Portugal) – DL 04 Feb 20

Developing an Earth Observation-based operational platform to support the prevention, predicting and monitoring of natural hazards in the Archipelago of the Azores (Portugal) CENTRE IVAR – Instituto de Investigação em Vulcanologia e Avaliação de Riscos www.ivar.azores.gov.pt START THE APPLICATION CENTRE DESCRIPTION Located between Europe and the United States, the Research Institute of Volcanology and Risk […]

PhD Research – Getting the most out of deep-sea images for ecological assessment – DL 03 Jan 2020

“Getting the most out of deep-sea images for ecological assessment <https://www.findaphd.com/phds/project/getting-the-most-out-of-deep-sea-images-for-ecological-assessment/?p112015>” – University of Southampton <https://www.southampton.ac.uk/>, Graduate School of the National Oceanography Centre Southampton <https://www.southampton.ac.uk/oes/>, PhD studentship within the Natural Environment Research Council Doctoral Training Partnership INSPIRE <http://inspire-dtp.ac.uk/> – the Interdisciplinary Southampton Partnership for Investigators Researching the Environment. Monitoring benthic communities is a fundamental requirement for the conservation of habitats and […]