Seeking grad student – Coral reef microbial ecology

Our research lab ( is seeking a Ph.D. student for a new NSF-funded study of coral microbiomes. The project blends microbiology, community ecology, and bioinformatics, and is collaborative with Mark Hay at Georgia Tech and Frank Stewart at Montana State. We aim to understand how coral diversity affects microbiome function and coral health. The student […]

Student travel awards for ICRS2020 – DL 15 Jan 20

There is still time to submit your applications for ICRS2020 Student Travel Awards.  The Society is pleased to announce the availability of 10 Student Travel Awards for student members to attend the 14th International Coral Reef Symposium (ICRS2020) in Bremen, Germany. The application deadline is January 15, 2020.  More details can be found online. To […]

Postdoc position in the Barott lab at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia USA, starting winter 2020.

Postdoc position in the Barott lab at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia USA, starting winter 2020. *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 change […]

Funded PhD position in coral reef biology at the University of Amsterdam – DL 26 Jan 20

Do you have an MSc in Marine Biology, Ecology or Environmental Science, and are you interested in how reef-building corals are impacted by climate change? Are you excited to elucidate the mechanisms that enable reef-building corals to cope with environmental extremes and multiple climate change stressors, and do you enjoy both field and laboratory work? […]

Four postdoc positions in reef ecosystem functions – JCU- Australia – DL 19 Jan 20

We are excited to announce 4 new post-doc positions in our expanding lab! Led by Prof David Bellwood, we focus on the study of coral reef fish ecology, ecosystem function and resilience. We are based at James Cook University in Townsville, Australia. While our origins are fish research, we are excited to expand our approach […]

Postdoctoral Hire – California Academy of Sciences – Coral biology/restoration – DL 10 Jan 20

The Albright lab at the California Academy of Sciences is seeking to hire a postdoctoral researcher to work on coral biology and/or restoration. Please see Snap Hire Link <> for details. Application deadline is January 10, 2020. Contact Rebecca Albright at with questions. Rebecca Albright, PhD Assistant Curator, Invertebrate Zoology Patterson Scholar California Academy of Sciences […]

Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in behavioral and eco-physiological stress responses of coral reef fishes – DL 31 Jan 20

Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology, University of Hawaii at Manoa *Fellowship description and duties:* The Johansen laboratory ( <>) at the University of Hawaii at Manoa?s Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology ( is seeking to recruit a quantitative postdoctoral fellow to conduct laboratory and field work in coral reef ecosystems. The successful candidate will design and lead research investigating […]

Coral Bleaching RCN: call for Early Career Training Program applicants (for students at US institutions) – DL 15 Jan 20

Coral Bleaching RCN: call for Early Career Training Program applicants Temperature stress is the single largest threat to coral reefs globally and is the focal topic of the newly established Coral Bleaching Research Coordination Network (RCN). The Coral Bleaching RCN Early Career Training Program is designed to give senior PhD students (i.e., post-candidacy) and early […]

PhD studentships at the University of St. Andrews, UK – DL 10 Jan 20

We are currently advertising 3 PhD studentship projects for the biomineralisation lab at the University of St. Andrews , UK. Please see for further details and contact Nicola Allison (<> for enquires. The Roles of Lipids in Coral Biomineralisation and the Effects of Future Climate Change This is a project to determine how lipids influence aragonite […]

Official call for 15 Early-Stage Researchers in GMOS-TRAIN project

The Marie Skłodowska-Curie Action international project Global Mercury Observation and Training Network in Support to the Minamata Convention (GMOS-Train) has announced their official call for Early-Stage Researchers (ESRs) to join its network through one of fifteen available positions. Updated application deadline: 29 Feb 2020 >> See more via EuroMarine Have any opportunity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to

Postdoctoral position on flow-topography interactions in the Gulf of Guinea, LEGOS (France)

LEGOS (France) are seeking a postdoctoral candidate to conduct research on regional ocean dynamics in the Gulf of Guinea, mostly through numerical modelling. The successful candidate would work as part of the TRIATLAS project which examines on South and Tropical Atlantic climate-based marine ecosystem prediction for sustainable management. Application deadline: n/a >> See more via EuroMarine Have any opportunity […]

Postdoc research position in pathobiology of co-infections in fish, Michigan State University (USA)

The Aquatic Animal Health Laboratory in the Department of Pathobiology and Diagnostic Investigation at Michigan State University, invites applications for a full-time postdoctoral position to study the pathobiology of co-infections in fish. The selected scientist will focus on fish immunopathology, for characterizing the host response toward multiple infections patterns. Application deadline: 23 Oct 2021 >> See more via EuroMarine Have […]

Assistant/Associate Professor in Plankton Ecology – DL 15 Jan 2020

The Department of Marine Science and Fisheries, Sultan Qaboos University is seeking a candidate to teach and conduct applied research in the field of marine plankton ecology (harmful algal blooms, phytoplankton, zooplankton, fish larvae interactions). Experience in teaching and research in marine biology and ecology would be a distinct advantage. The appointee would be expected […]

UNFCCC – UNU Early Career Climate Fellowship Programme

The UNFCCC – UNU Early Career Climate Fellowship Programme offers young people from developing countries a unique opportunity to start their career at the interface between international climate policy development and research. Academically outstanding young graduates from developing countries who are in the early stages of their career are encouraged to apply. Fellowships may last from […]

Call for reviewers of the second draft of Working Group I contribution to IPCC Sixth Assessment Report (AR6) – DL 8 Jan 20

The Association of Polar Early Career Scientists (APECS), the Mountain Research Initiative (MRI), the Past Global Changes Early Career Network (PAGES ECN), the Permafrost Young Research Network (PYRN) and the Young Earth System Scientists (YESS) community are coordinating a group review of the Second Order draft of the Working Group I (WGI) contribution to IPCC 6th Assessment Report (AR6) by early career […]

Collaborative Research for Early-Career Scientists (CRECS) Small Grants Programme

APN is calling for proposals from early-career researchers/scientists under its 2019 Collaborative Research for Early-Career Scientists (CRECS) Small Grants Programme for funding from October 2020. A limited amount of financial support is available for collaborative research activities that fall within its areas of interest. APN will be awarding small grants for approximately 5 to 7 […]

Call for Applications: Future Earth Asia Regional Committee

The Regional Centre for Future Earth in Asia is calling for nominations for members of the Regional Committee (RC) for Future Earth in Asia. The Regional Center for Future Earth in Asia works to coordinate and support sustainability research in Asia and the Pacific, fostering knowledge that builds solutions to the challenges facing the region. […]

Marine scientist/engineer – Balearic Islands Coastal Observing and Forecasting System (Mallorca, Spain)

The Balearic Islands Coastal Observing and Forecasting System (SOCIB – based in Mallorca (Spain) is looking for a *marine scientist/engineer* in the framework of our Lagrangian Platforms Facility (*Euro Argo – RISE* H2020 project). Please find attached the position description at More info at Kind regards, Inma Ruiz-Parrado via IFPRS Have any opportunity in ocean […]

Five Assistant/Associate Professors of Marine Science – Virginia Institute of Marine Science – DL 14 Jan 20

The Virginia Institute of Marine Science (VIMS), in fulfilling strategic plans for expansion in key areas, is seeking applications for five new faculty positions as part of its three-part mission to conduct interdisciplinary research in coastal ocean and estuarine science, educate students and citizens, and provide advisory service to policy makers, industry, and the public. The School […]

Ph.D. position in fisheries oceanography, East Carolina University (ECU) Fisheries Oceanography Lab (USA) – DL 15 Jan 20

The East Carolina University (ECU) Fisheries Oceanography Lab run by Dr. Rebecca Asch is currently recruiting new graduate students to join our research team for the 2020-2021 academic year.  We are actively seeking a new Ph.D. student, but applications by prospective Masters students are also welcome.  The Asch Lab’s research program focuses on interactions between […]