Women in Ocean Science Award 2022 (WIOSA) – Deadline 15 January 2022

The purpose of the women in ocean science award (WIOSA) programme is: advancement of women in ocean sciences so they become world-leading professionals by establishing a network and providing mentorship, funding, and field access for a cohort of women in ocean science coming through the ranks to push the frontiers of science, enacted by granting […]

The Coral Bleaching Research Coordination Network (CBRCN): Early Career Training Program – Deadline 20 December 2021

The goal of this program is to give post-candidacy PhD students and postdocs an opportunity to learn a new skill such as a laboratory or field method, data analysis tool, or other skill relevant to the study of coral bleaching. This program seeks to foster inter-disciplinary approaches in coral bleaching research. Three individuals will be […]

Model data scientist – Deadline 14 November 2021

The British Antarctic Survey are looking for a Climate Storyline Analyst to assist on the UKRI-BAS work required for Work Package 1 of the EU Horizon 2020 funded research project Polar Regions in the Earth System: Role of local regional scale processes in the changing polar and global climate systems (PolarRES). Who we are British […]

Researcher in Environmental Model Emulation – Deadline 31 October 2021

The British Antarctic Survey are looking for a Climate Storyline Analyst to assist on the UKRI-BAS work required for Work Package 1 of the EU Horizon 2020 funded research project Polar Regions in the Earth System: Role of local regional scale processes in the changing polar and global climate systems (PolarRES). Who we are British […]

Climate Storyline Analyst – Deadline 14 November 2021

The British Antarctic Survey are looking for a Climate Storyline Analyst to assist on the UKRI-BAS work required for Work Package 1 of the EU Horizon 2020 funded research project Polar Regions in the Earth System: Role of local regional scale processes in the changing polar and global climate systems (PolarRES). Who we are British […]

Principal Research Scientist: Climate and Earth Observation – Deadline 16 November 2021

About the Role To lead and inspire a team of this calibre, not only will you need to be a world-class expert in your field, you’ll also need experience of motivating a team to do better. Inspirational, influential and a great relationship builder, you have the commercial awareness to help us achieve our ambitions. Beyond […]

Postdoc position in Marine Ecological Modelling – Deadline 12 November 2021

Job description You will be contributing to the further development and application of the FlexSem model system, which is a framework developed by the model group to describe the dynamics of coastal marine systems. The studies will consider the impacts of stressors to marine systems, such as climate change impacts, eutrophication, hypoxia, aquaculture, fishery off-shore […]

Scientific Assistant – PostDoc Coastal Geology / Sedimentology / Morphodynamics – Deadline 15 November 2021

The Institute of Geosciences at Christian-Albrechts-University of Kiel opens the following position, available as of Jan 1st, 2022 ‍ Scientific Assistant – PostDoc Coastal Geology / Sedimentology / Morphodynamics ‍for an initial period of three years. An extension of the contract for another three years with the aim of habilitation is possible within the regulations […]

W 2-Professorship (six years) tenure track in Theoretical Oceanography – Deadline 21 November 2021

Kiel University and GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel aim to attract more qualified women to professorships. The Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences at Kiel University, Germany and GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel jointly invite applications for a limited term W 2-Professorship (six years) tenure track in Theoretical Oceanography, to start at the earliest possible time. […]

W 3-Professorship in Marine Meteorology – Deadline 05 December 2021

Kiel University and GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel aim to attract more qualified women to professorships. The Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences of Kiel University, Germany and GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel jointly invite applications for a: W 3-Professorship in Marine Meteorology, to start at the earliest possible date.   The Professorship is located at the […]

W 2-Professorship in Marine Ecology / Adaptation to Ocean Extremes – Deadline 25 November 2021

Kiel University and GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel aim to attract more qualified women to professorships. The Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences at Kiel University, Germany and GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel jointly invite applications for a: W 2-Professorship in Marine Ecology / Adaptation to Ocean Extremes, to start at the earliest possible […]

Call for Scholarship Applications 2022 – Master and PhD Programme in Oceanography and Applications (CIPMA – UNESCO Chair) in Benin

Call for Scholarship Applications 2022 Funded by the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) “In-Country/In-Region Scholarship Programme” Sub-Saharan Africa at University of Abomey-Calavi, International Chair in Mathematical Physics and Applications (CIPMA – UNESCO Chair) in Benin Background: DAAD through the “In-Country/In-Region Scholarship Programme” funded by the German Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and  […]

Post doc in Microbiology in Roscoff, Bretagne – Deadline 15 November 2021

The Institute and the recruiting department A pioneer in ocean science, IFREMER’s cutting-edge research is grounded in sustainable development and open science. Our vision is to advance science, expertise and innovation to: – Protect and restore the ocean – Sustainably use marine resources to benefit society – Create and share ocean data, information & knowledge. […]

Researcher in genetics on marine invertebrate adaptation to diseases and global change – Deadline 19 October 2021

The Institute and the recruiting department A pioneer in ocean science, IFREMER’s cutting-edge research is grounded in sustainable development and open science. Our vision is to advance science, expertise and innovation to: Protect and restore the ocean Sustainably use marine resources to benefit society Create and share ocean data, information & knowledge. With more than […]

PostDoc in Molecular Microbiology in Roscoff, Bretagne – Deadline 15 November 2021

The Institute and the recruiting department A pioneer in ocean science, IFREMER’s cutting-edge research is grounded in sustainable development and open science. Our vision is to advance science, expertise and innovation to: – Protect and restore the ocean – Sustainably use marine resources to benefit society – Create and share ocean data, information & knowledge. […]

PostDoc P-LEACH Position 1: “Analysis of micro- and plastics formed by environmental plastics (Chemistry) – Deadline 15 November 2021

Background In the Helmholtz research program “Changing Earth – Sustaining our Future” of the Research Field Earth and Environment, seven Helmholtz Centers (AWI, FZJ, GEOMAR, GFZ, Hereon, KIT, UFZ) are collaborating to gather deep insights into the complex relationships between the processes that take place on our planet. They are pooling their competencies to research […]

PostDoc P-LEACH Position 2: “Physiology and metabolomics of bivalves (Biology)” – Deadline 15 November 2021

Background In the Helmholtz research program “Changing Earth – Sustaining our Future” of the Research Field Earth and Environment, seven Helmholtz Centers (AWI, FZJ, GEOMAR, GFZ, Hereon, KIT, UFZ) are collaborating to gather deep insights into the complex relationships between the processes that take place on our planet. They are pooling their competencies to research […]

PostDoc Position in “Coastal Blue Carbon – Deadline 10 November 2021

Background The Wadden Sea Station at the Alfred Wegener Institute (AWI) on the island of Sylt, Germany, invites applications for a PostDoc position available within the recently funded project “sea4soCiety-Searching for solutions for Carbon-sequestration in coastal ecosystems”. Sea4soCiety aims at developing innovative and societally accepted approaches to improve the natural potential for carbon storage in […]

PhD Position “Arctic Coastal ecology” – Deadline 10 November 2021

Background Changing Polar coasts: from land to sea With erosion rates as high as 25 myr-1, the release of sediments, organic carbon, and nutrients from permafrost coasts has profound impacts. As the transient area between the coast and the deep ocean, the nearshore zone plays a crucial role in the Arctic carbon and nutrient cycle, […]

PostDoc “Geophysical glaciology of Thwaites Glacier, West Antarctica” – Deadline 28 October 2021

Background Thwaites Glacier in West Antarctica has nearly doubled its flux in the last thirty years. The rheology and topography of the bed affect how quickly ice retreats and thus contributes to global sea-level rise. As part of the US-UK-led International Thwaites Glacier Collaboration, AWI are collaborators in the ice- and modeling-based project GHOST to […]

Scientific Employee “Hydroacoustic techniques and sediment dynamics of coastal seafloor habitats” – Deadline 11 November 2021

Background Embedded within the framework of the Coastal Ecology section, we seek a communicative and ambitious scientist (50%; m/f/d) with expertise in hydroacoustic techniques and sediment dynamics of coastal seafloor habitats for operational sediment ecology in connection with national and international multiuse concepts and necessities for the North Sea and the Wadden Sea. The work […]

Research assistant for the project DEFINE: Literature review on impacts of climate change on marine ecosystem – Deadline 28 October 2021

Background The Ecological Restoration research group at AWI Bremerhaven, subject to funding approval, invites applications for a Research assistant (m/f/d) for the project DEFINE: Literature review on impacts of climate change on marine ecosystems of the North Sea and Baltic Sea and insights into the potentials of carbon uptake of marine ecosystems. Current research on […]

Open Position: Senior Engineer or Senior Scientist – Deadline 28 October 2021

Engineer Senior or Scientist Senior West Palm Beach Administrative Headquarters (B1) 2990BR   Job Description This position is being reposted.  Those applicants who previously applied for this position remain under consideration and do not need to reapply. Professional Engineer/Scientist position that provides technical services and makes decisions for a work unit that supports the success […]

3rd Call for Proposals on Nature-based Solutions – Infor Session on 20 October 2021, online

MeerWissen Info Session:3rd Call for Proposals on marine Nature-based Solutions Wednesday, 20 October 2021 11:00 – 12:50 (CEST) MeerWissen is an initiative of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) that seeks to provide policy-makers with the scientific information they need to take profound decisions for the effective management and conservation of Africa’s ocean and […]

Postdoc position: Marine ecosystem services and life cycle analysis – 01 November 2021

YOUR TASKS We welcome applications for a full-time postdoctoral researcher within the Research Group Sustainable Systems Engineering (STEN) of the Department of Green Chemistry and Technology, Faculty of Bioscience Engineering, UGent. The postdoctoral researcher will be appointed in the first place on the project “Sustainable Marine Ecosystem Services (SUMES)”. The duration of the contract is at […]

Open Position: EuroGOOS Office is looking for a Communications Officer – 05 November 2021

The EuroGOOS Office seeks a Communications Officer to support the EuroGOOS team, members, and regional networks in communications, outreach, and organizational tasks. The Communications Officer will manage the EuroGOOS Office daily communication and outreach tasks, support the EuroGOOS team in meeting organization, assist EuroGOOS members and regions (ROOS) in communication outreach tasks, and facilitate internal […]

Postdoc Position: Geoscientific modelling and data analysis – 08 November 2021

The Helmholtz-Zentrum Hereon conducts cutting-edge international research for a changing world: Around 1,100 employees contribute to the tackling of climate change, the sustainable use of the world’s coastal systems and the resource-compatible enhancement of the quality of life. From fundamental research to practical applications, the interdisciplinary research spectrum covers a unique range. Institute of Coastal […]

Tenure Track Assistant Professor Marine organic carbon cycle – 08 November 2021

We are looking for an Assistant Professor who can strengthen our position in the field of Biological Oceanography, concentrated on the carbon cycle. The oceans play a crucial role in the global carbon cycle, containing by far the largest reservoir of active carbon on Earth. Of the anthropogenic CO2 emissions into the atmosphere, over 25% […]

Scientific Assistant – PostDoc Coastal Geology / Sedimentology / Morphodynamics – 15 November 2021

  The Institute of Geosciences at Christian-Albrechts-University of Kiel opens the following position, available as of Jan 1st, 2022 Scientific Assistant – PostDoc Coastal Geology / Sedimentology / Morphodynamics ‍ for an initial period of three years. An extension of the contract for another three years with the aim of habilitation is possible within the […]

Open Position: Researcher in marine biogeochemical/ecosystem/physical modelling – 07 November 2021

NIVA’s Oceanography section invites applications for a Research Scientist position within marine biogeochemical/ecosystem/physical modelling. We seek applications from researchers to join our group to use marine modelling to better understand how the coastal and open oceans interact and respond to natural and anthropogenic stressors and drivers. The Oceanography section is composed of 25 research scientists […]

Open Position: Bird Island Science Manager – 07 November 2021

Purpose To manage the long-term monitoring and targeted research projects on higher predators (seals, albatrosses, penguins and petrels) at Bird Island. This includes: management of Bird Island, including infrastructure, databases, purchasing, equipment, development of new technologies, public outreach, permits, risk assessment, liaison with Operations, Corporate Services, Science etc.; recruiting, directing and supporting the 6 zoological […]

Open Position: Natural Resource Specialist – Deadline 10 December 2021

Responsibilities As a Natural Resource Specialist, you will perform the following duties: As the international lead for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) Coral Reef Conservation Program (CRCP), develop and oversee the implementation of international programs in the Pacific (e.g., Micronesia, the Coral Triangle and Samoan Archipelago) and Caribbean (e.g., Meso-American reef and wider […]

PhD position: Coral reef sea urchin ecology – Deadline 04 November 2021

The Environmental Epigenetics Lab (EELab) at Florida International University (FIU) is looking for a graduate student (Ph.D.) interested in investigating the impacts of water quality and climate change within coral reef ecosystems under the advisement of Drs. Jose Eirin-Lopez and Juliet Wong. As part of their Ph.D. work, the student will be expected to engage […]

PhD Position in Coral Reef Biology – Deadline 31 October 2021

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

Natural Resources – Fisheries Protection Officer – Deadline 15 October 2021

Department Name: Natural Resources Job Title: Fisheries Protection Officer Falkland Islands Government Grade: D2 Starting Salary £31,577 per annum The Opportunity: As a key member of the Fisheries Protection Service team you will ensure the implementation of and compliance with relevant fisheries and maritime regulations, policies and laws, including harbour control duties.  Essential criteria for the role include […]

PhD scholarship in computational human ecology approaches to sustainability science – Deadline 01 December 2021

A 3-year PhD fellowship in sustainability science is offered by National Institute for Aquatic Resources (DTU Aqua) at Technical University of Denmark). You will develop fundamental concepts in the emerging field of computational human ecology to understand how people interact with nature and the benefits they derive from those interactions. The student will have the opportunity […]

PhD position in big data analytics to support ecosystem-based risk management of marine ecosystems- Deadline 26 October 2021

A PhD position on data science is available at the National Institute of Aquatic Resources at the Technical University of Denmark (DTU Aqua) from January 2022.  The position is part of two EU H2020 projects: MISSION ATLANTIC – Towards the Sustainable Development of the Atlantic Ocean https:\\www.missionatlantic.eu and BRRIDGE-BS – Towards a productive, healthy, resilient, sustainable and highly-valued Black […]

PostDoc in Trait-based Modelling of Life in the Global Ocean- Deadline 25 October 2021

Centre for Ocean Life offers 3-year PhD fellowship(s) in trait-based modelling of life in the global ocean. The fellow(s) will be employed at DTU Aqua (The National Institute for Aquatic Resources, Technical University of Denmark). Responsibilities and qualifications We expect the post doc fellow to develop, implement and analyse models of models of higher life (cephalopods […]

PhD Scholarship in Trait-based Modelling of Life in the Global Ocean- Deadline 25 October 2021

Centre for Ocean Life offers 3-year PhD fellowship(s) in trait-based modelling of life in the global ocean. The fellow(s) will be employed at DTU Aqua (The National Institute for Aquatic Resources, Technical University of Denmark). Responsibilities and qualifications We expect the PhD candidates to develop, implement and analyse models of models of higher life (cephalopods and […]

Open position: Ocean Conservationist Coordinator – Deadline 22 October 2021

ORCA’s Purpose: ORCA are one of the UK’s leading whale and dolphin charities with a mission to give everyone who cares about whales and dolphins an active role in safeguarding their future. They have coordinated an international network of volunteer citizen scientists since they were founded in 2001, using ferries and cruise ships as platforms […]

Open position: Data Analyst – Deadline 25 October 2021

ORCA are one of the UK’s leading whale and dolphin conservation charities with a mission to give everyone who cares about whales and  dolphins an active role in safeguarding their future. They have coordinated a national network of volunteer citizen scientists since they were founded in 2001, using ferries and cruise ships as platforms of […]

Open position: Senior Scientists and Technicians Positions – Deadline 30 October 2021

A new Centre for Coastal Ecosystem and Climate Change Research (CoastClim) is currently being established to bring together cutting-edge expertise in marine ecology, biogeochemistry, and atmospheric chemistry and physics to explore the role of coastal habitats and their biodiversity, for habitat-specific carbon storage and sequestration, GHG fluxes and aerosol production affecting radiative forcing in the […]

PhD position: On the Impacts of dense water overflows in the Artic, Antarctica and Mediterranean Sea – Deadline 15 October 2021

University of Barcelona (Spain) is seeking candidates for a PhD position (4-year contract) to study the formation, propagation and seafloor impacts of dense water overflows (DWOs) in the Arctic, Antarctica and Mediterranean Sea. Deadline for applications is 15 October, 2021. Interested students should send a CV, a brief letter of motivation (max. 250 words) and […]

Smithsonian Biodiversity Genomics Postdoctoral Fellowship Program – Deadline 01 November 2021

The Smithsonian Institution (SI) Postdoctoral Fellowship in Biodiversity Genomics promotes collaborative research in these fields involving comparative genomic approaches such as phylogenomics, population genomics, metagenomics or transcriptomics, and have a component that involves significant bioinformatics analysis. Applicants must propose to conduct research in-residence for a period of 12 to 24 months. Applicants must have completed […]

Ocean Frontier Institute (OFI) Postdoctoral Fellowship in Fish Stock Assessment – Deadline until position is fulfilled

Applications are invited for a 2‐year Postdoctoral fellowship in quantitative fish stock assessment funded through the Ocean Frontier Institute (https://oceanfrontierinstitute.com/) and based at the Centre for Fisheries Ecosystems Research (CFER; www.mi.mun.ca/cfer) of Memorial University’s (MUN) Fisheries and Marine Institute in St. John’s NL, Canada. The PostDoc will contribute towards a research program lead by Research […]

Post-doctoral position on classification of high resolution marine 3D point cloud data – Deadline until position is fulfilled

The Postdoctoral Research Assistant will join the 4D Oceans Research Lab in the School of Ocean Technology at the Fisheries and Marine Institute of Memorial University, St John’s, Canada, and play a key role within the ‘Benthic ecosystem mapping for sustainable ocean stewardship in a shifting ocean climate (BEcoME)’ project. This role will focus on the […]

Professor or Assistant/Associate Professor in sustainable earth resources – Deadline 26 November 2021

The University of Helsinki is among the leading multidisciplinary research universities in the world. In addition to its 11 faculties, the University includes several independent institutes, some of which are jointly operated with other universities. Some 35,000 students are currently pursuing an undergraduate or a postgraduate degree at the University of Helsinki. The Department of […]

PhD fellowship – Effects of climate change on interaction strengths in a specialist predator-prey system – Deadline 13 October 2021

A three-year PhD fellowship in terrestrial ecology is available at the Faculty of Biosciences and Aquaculture (FBA), Nord University Steinkjer, Norway.The project will be based at the terrestrial ecology research unit of the Faculty of Biosciences and Aquaculture, Steinkjer campus. This PhD project will study predator-prey interactions between willow ptarmigan and gyrfalcon in the light […]

PhD position “Reconstructing the Pleistocene evolution of eastern Pacific Southern Ocean surface water conditions of the past 1.3 million years” – Deadline 17 November 2021

IODP Expedition 383 drilled high resolution and continuous sedimentary sequences from the Pacific Southern Ocean to study subantarctic atmosphere-ocean dynamics of the Antarctic Circumpolar Current (ACC). As part of a German Science Foundation (DFG) project within the German Priority Research Program SPP 527 “International Ocean Discovery Program” (IODP), we are offering a 3-years PhD position […]

PostDoc Position in Biodiversity and Connectivity of Marine Protected Areas – Deadline 31 October 2021

HIFMB/AWI and Thünen Institute jointly seek for a Postdoc (w/f/d) ‘Biodiversity and Connectivity of Marine Protected Areas´ in the framework of the third-party funded project ‘CREATE – Concepts for Reducing the Effects of Anthropogenic pressures and uses on marine Ecosystems and on Biodiversity’ and addresses the research mission of the The German Marine Research Alliance […]

PhD fellowship – Population genomics of the Limacina helicina species complex – Deadline 20 October 2021

A three-year PhD fellowship is available at the Faculty of Biosciences and Aquaculture (FBA), Nord University (Bodø, Norway), connected to the Molecular Ecology research group. The project will be led by Prof. Dr. Galice Hoarau, in collaboration with Dr. Katja Peijnenburg from Naturalis Biodiversity Center in the Netherlands. Shelled pteropods, a group of holoplanktonic gastropods […]

Open Position: Microbiology researcher – Deadline 26 October 2021

A pioneer in ocean science, IFREMER’s cutting-edge research is grounded in sustainable development and open science. Our vision is to advance science, expertise and innovation to: Protect and restore the ocean Sustainably use marine resources to benefit society Create and share ocean data, information & knowledge. With more than 1,500 personnel spread along the French […]

PhD position: How do atmospheric fluctuations stir the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation? – Deadline 31 October 2021

LOCATION:                 ROYAL NIOZ – TEXEL and UTRECHT (THE NETHERLANDS) VACANCY ID:              2021-52 CLOSING DATE          October 31st , 2021.   THE PROJECT The large-scale Atlantic Ocean circulation, also known as the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation (AMOC), is a key component of the climate system. In […]

Postdoctoral Scholar Nanoplastics and the Plastisphere – Deadline 31 October 2021

LOCATION:                     ROYAL NIOZ – TEXEL (THE NETHERLANDS) VACANCY ID:                  2021-60 CLOSING DATE              October 31st , 2021. THE PROJECT The Amaral-Zettler Research Team invites applications for a postdoctoral position to work on the NWO-Groot  […]

PhD position: Defending our coast: Facilitating coastal ecosystems to respond to sea level rise – Deadline 31 October 2021

LOCATION:        ROYAL NIOZ YERSEKE AND UTRECHT UNIVERSITY (THE NETHERLANDS) VACANCY ID:      2021-53 CLOSING DATE: October 31st, 2021   BACKGROUND Coastal ecosystems accumulate sediment and organic matter, ensuring swift and persistent burial of carbon. Salt marshes may even outgrow the marine environment if accumulation of sediment and organic is fast enough, […]

PhD position: It takes guts to be resilient against climate change – Deadline 31 October 2021

LOCATION:                 ROYAL NIOZ – TEXEL (THE NETHERLANDS) VACANCY ID:              2021-58 CLOSING DATE          October 31st, 2021.   THE PROJECT Food webs are altering under climate change and many animals have needed to switch to alternative food sources due to changes in their prey resources. […]

PhD position: Cascading effects of sea-level rise on sediment and macrozoobenthos – Deadline 31 October 2021

LOCATION:                 ROYAL NIOZ – TEXEL (THE NETHERLANDS) VACANCY ID:              2021-50 CLOSING DATE          October 31st, 2021. THE PROJECT Intertidal ecosystems, like the Wadden Sea, provide rich habitats for shellfish, worms, fish, and millions of shorebirds, but are threatened by sea-level rise. While sea level […]

PhD position: Beyond the known drivers of marine carbonate mineral dissolution – Deadline 31 October 2021

LOCATION: ROYAL NIOZ – TEXEL (THE NETHERLANDS) VACANCY ID: 2021-59 CLOSING DATE: October 31st , 2021.   THE PROJECT Many marine organisms secrete carbonate minerals, and their post-mortem dissolution mitigates climate change and ocean acidification by neutralising excess CO2. Current dissolution models are based on seawater’s saturation state (Ω). However, these models cannot explain a large gap […]

PhD position: Greenland fjords as gateways between the ice sheet and the ocean – Deadline 31 October 2021

LOCATION: ROYAL NIOZ – YERSEKE (THE NETHERLANDS) VACANCY ID: 2021-56 CLOSING DATE: October 31st , 2021. THE PROJECT The Greenland Ice Sheet (GrIS) is losing mass at an accelerated rate, notably so at its marine terminating glaciers, where the ice sheet meets the ocean. The project aims to study the interaction between Greenland’s marine-terminating glaciers […]

PhD position: “Foraminifera: many a little makes a mickle” – Deadline 31 October 2021

LOCATION: ROYAL NIOZ – TEXEL (THE NETHERLANDS) VACANCY ID:  2021-51 CLOSING DATE: October 31st , 2021.   THE PROJECT The formation of shells and skeletons made of calcium carbonate is important for atmospheric CO2 concentrations. More calcification increases the CO2 concentration in seawater and therefore decreases its capacity to take up more CO2 from the […]

PhD position: Will you help us find out if Saharan dust can fertilise the Mediterranean Sea? – Deadline 31 October 2021

LOCATION: ROYAL NIOZ – TEXEL (THE NETHERLANDS) VACANCY ID: 2021-61 CLOSING DATE: October 31st , 2021.   THE PROJECT This project will combine the analysis of Saharan dust and molecular phytoplankton markers in a 30-years long (ongoing) collection of sediment trap material with satellite and remote-sensing data to unravel and quantify dust-driven ocean productivity in […]

PhD position: Infectious diseases in a changing world: combining experimental data with eco-epidemiological models to understand the dynamics of parasite invasions under climate change – Deadline 31 October 2021

LOCATION: ROYAL NIOZ – TEXEL (THE NETHERLANDS) VACANCY ID: 2021-54 CLOSING DATE: October 31st , 2021.   THE PROJECT It is increasingly recognized that human actions can affect the emergence and epidemiological dynamics of pathogens and parasites in ecosystems and identifying the underlying mechanisms is essential if we are to understand future emergence of infectious […]

PhD position: How does midlatitude seasonality change in hothouse climates? – Deadline 31 October 2021

LOCATION: ROYAL NIOZ – YERSEKE/TEXEL (THE NETHERLANDS) VACANCY ID: 2021-57 CLOSING DATE: October 31st , 2021. THE PROJECT Current climate change leads to an increase in global temperatures and ocean heat content. The influence on the seasonal cycle, particularly in midlatitudes, is much more uncertain but may result in excessive rain or heatwaves. In average […]

PhD position: Avian subsidies on small sandy islands – Deadline 31 October 2021

Each year, millions of coastal birds visit the Wadden Sea region to refuel on their migration route between winter and breeding habitats. Small sandy islands play an important role as roosting, staging and breeding habitat. The development and stability of these small islands is steered by positive interactions between vegetation growth and sediment transporting processes. […]

SARTRAC Research Fellow – Deadline 17 October 2021

Location:  Highfield Campus Salary:   £31,406 to £38,587 per annum Full Time Fixed Term (until 10/08/2022) Closing Date:  Sunday 17 October 2021 Interview Date:   To be confirmed Reference:  1503821WR The Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) has invested £225 Million across 37 interdisciplinary projects to address a range of world problems, including: ‘Teleconnected SARgassum risks across the […]

Associate Environmental Scientist at San Francisco Estuary Institute – Deadline 28 October 2021

The San Francisco Estuary Institute (SFEI) seeks an associate environmental scientist or engineer to join an interdisciplinary team investigating nutrient biogeochemistry and ecosystem responses in San Francisco Bay. This work will be carried out in support of the San Francisco Bay Nutrient Management Strategy (NMS), a multi-year science program studying the impacts of nutrient loads […]

Environmental Scientist at San Francisco Estuary Institute – Deadline 28 October 2021

The San Francisco Estuary Institute (SFEI) seeks an environmental scientist or engineer to join an interdisciplinary team investigating nutrient biogeochemistry and ecosystem responses in San Francisco Bay. This work will be carried out in support of the San Francisco Bay Nutrient Management Strategy (NMS), a multi-year science program studying the impacts of nutrient loads to San Francisco […]

PostDoc Position: Remote Sensing & Marine Ecology – Deadline 26 November 2021

University of Nantes (UN) is a Higher education institution. Within the University, the team Remote Sensing and Benthic Ecology is recognized for its scientific expertise in coastal ecology. The team has developed a strong expertise in visible near infrared remote sensing applied to coastal areas, with a focus on intertidal zones dominated by sediment shores and colonized […]

Post-Doctoral Scientist in Larval Black Box and ‘Maine-eDNA’ – Deadline 15 October 2021

Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences is seeking a Postdoctoral Scientist to study larval supply-side ecology of commercially important species along the coast of Maine. The work will develop novel environmental DNA (eDNA) and eRNA techniques to differentiate between life stages, blended with geospatial data on adult abundance and fecundity, larval settlement, and water quality, to […]

Principal Research Scientist at National Physical Laboratory, UK – Deadline 17 October 2021

We are looking for a senior expert in underwater acoustics with demonstrable world leading experience in underwater acoustic measurement and international standards development. Underwater sound propagation modelling expertise would be an advantage. The responsibilities of the Principal Research Scientist include: Leading, designing and executing experimental and theoretical research including development of novel measurement tools and methods […]

Tenure-Track Professor in Cryosphere Studies – Deadline 31 October 2021

The Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences (EPS) invites applications for an open faculty position in any area of cryosphere studies, including the development and application of observational platforms, field-based research, theory, and computational modeling. We are particularly interested in candidates whose work advances our understanding of climate change. This is a tenure-track appointment at […]

PostDoc Position: Implementation of environmental DNA analyses in marine observatories – Deadline 31 October 2021

The HIFMB/AWI seek for a Postdoc (m/f/d)  in the framework of the third-party funded project ‘CREATE – Concepts for Reducing the Effects of Anthropogenic pressures and uses on marine Ecosystems and on Biodiversity’ and addresses the research mission of the The German Marine Research Alliance on ‘Protection and Sustainable Use of Marine Areas’. With the […]

PostDoc Position: “iSeal Mesocosms – Impact of global warming and invasive species on Wadden Sea intertidal communities” – Deadline 24 October 2021

Within the framework of the Coastal Ecology section at the Wadden Sea Station Sylt, we seek a communicative and ambitious scientist (m/f/d) with expertise in experimental aquatic ecology. The work is embedded in the BMBF Research mission “Schutz und nachhaltige Nutzung mariner Räume – protection and sustainable use of marine areas” where it builds an […]

PostDoc Position: Organic carbon mineralization in coastal sandy sediments – Deadline 25 October 2021

The research section ‘Bentho-Pelagic Processes’ in Bremerhaven, Germany, offers a Postdoctoral position (m/f/d) focusing on organic carbon mineralisation in coastal sandy sediments, starting 01.01.2022. You will participate in a project of the Marum Cluster of Excellence, “The Ocean Floor – Earth’s Uncharted Interface”. The research project investigates the role of coastal sandy sediments in the transformation and mineralisation of […]

Researcher in physiology and early development in fish – Deadline 18 October 2021

The Institute of Marine Research has a vacant permanent 100 % position as a researcher in the group for reproduction and developmental biology. The position is located at our research station at Austevoll. Main tasks The work tasks will consist of independent project work which includes writing research proposals, project management, experimental studies, fieldwork, data […]

Researcher position in seafloor mapping and habitat modelling – Deadline 18 October 2021

The Institute of Marine Research (IMR) offers a permanent researcher position within the research group Benthic Communities on seafloor mapping and habitat modelling. You will be part of the Mareano team (www.mareano.no) working with visual seafloor mapping, vulnerable marine ecosystems, habitat ecology, and predictive biotope modelling, both in the deep oceans and in coastal areas. […]

2 PhD positions in Coral Reef Biology – Eco-physiological Genomics – Deadline 30 November 2021

Two DFG-funded 36-months PhD positions (salary 65% E13) are available in the Voolstra Lab at the University of Konstanz, Germany. The project aims to examine the biocomplexity of the coral holobiont (i.e., the interplay between metaorganism biodiversity, ecological setting, and the emergent phenotype) to better understand how identity and functional diversity of associated microbes contribute […]

Open Position: Lab Manager – Deadline 15 November 2021

Starting as soon as possible. This is an offer for a permanent position. OEB and Prof. Alexandra Worden’s group primarily focuses on innovations in marine science for investigation of unicellular eukaryotes, microbial interactions between eukaryotic cells and bacteria, archaea and viruses, trophic linkages to zooplankton, and, more broadly, carbon cycling. A variety of approaches ranging […]

Special call for applications for microbiologist and sedimentologists based in ECORD – 15 October 2021

The European Consortium for Ocean Research Drilling (ECORD) offers you the unique opportunity to sail on Expedition 393 on-board the JOIDES Resolution in the framework of the International Ocean Discovery Program (IODP), an international research program for drilling at sea. South Atlantic Transect Expeditions 390 and 393 (based on IODP Proposals 853-Full2 and 853-Add) are […]

PostDoc Position: High-resolution coupled modeling and storyline simulations – 29 October 2021

Job Description The goal is to better understand and display the implications of accelerated melting of the Greenland Ice Sheet on European climate by means of storyline simulations using a climate model with an eddying North Atlantic. The position is part of the multi-institutional, innovative project SCENIC, an effort by a community of Helmholtz centres […]

Science advisor, coordinated marine observations in the Arctic – 30 September 2021

Is the Arctic your passion? Do you have a broad marine observational background? We might have the right position for you! We need an enthusiastic and well-structured science advisor in the EU project Arctic PASSION. We are given the task to coordinate an international effort to enhance collaborative and inter-disciplinary monitoring of the marine climate […]

Postdoctoral Investigator – Geology & Geophysics

Job Summary Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) is searching for a Postdoctoral Investigator to join our multidisciplinary coral reef research team. This is a regular full-time, exempt position, eligible for full benefits. The appointment is for 15 months with the possibility of an extension based on performance and availability of funding. Research in the Cohen Lab at […]

PostDoc Position: Marine Nitrogen Biogeochemistry – Deadline 03 October 2021

Overview Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences is seeking to fill a 6-month postdoctoral scientist position in marine nitrogen biogeochemistry to work with Drs. Rachel Sipler and Mike Lomas. This position will focus on both lab and computer based efforts. Lab-based efforts will include extracting and analyzing stable isotope samples at Bigelow or collaborative institutions in […]

PostDoc Position: The Biophysics of Coral Reef Resilience: Hydrodynamic and Ecological Drivers of Coral Survival Under Extreme Heat

Coral reefs are among the most diverse ecosystems on the planet and support the livelihoods of hundreds of millions of people around the world. Ocean warming and intensifying heatwaves are killing coral reefs and there are urgent efforts underway to identify and protect those capable of surviving future warming. Coral reefs in the central equatorial […]

Application for Senior Researcher: Effects of underwater noise on marine mammals – Deadline 15 November 2021

Noise from ships and offshore construction work is intensifying worldwide, as is the need to understand how this influences marine life. At Aarhus University we seek a highly talented senior researcher with strong analytical skills to investigate the impacts of underwater noise on marine systems, and to further our understanding of the effects of noise […]

PostDoc Position: Marine ecosystem modelling

We are looking for a postdoctoral researcher to work on marine ecosystem modelling development and applications within the European project FutureMARES work package 4.4 (mechanistic marine food web modelling) at our research group located at the Institute of Marine Science (ICM-CSIC) in Barcelona, Spain. The objective of the contract is to characterize the potential effect […]

Economic Specialist (Coastal Fisheries and Aquaculture) – Deadline 17 October 2021

Description The Pacific Community (SPC) is the principal scientific and technical organisation in the Pacific region, supporting development since 1947. We are an international development organisation owned and governed by our 26 country and territory members. In pursuit of sustainable development to benefit Pacific people, our unique organisation works across more than 25 sectors. We are known […]

PhD Position: AI supported climate model downscaling for storyline-based impact analyses – Deadline 08 October 2021

The division of “Regional Climate and Hydrology” at KIT (IMK-IFU) in Garmisch-Partenkirchen  is looking for a qualified, creative and motivated PhD researcher with experience in atmospheric climate modeling, machine learning and high-performance computing and data analysis. The successful candidate will work within a newly funded research program within the Helmholtz Research Field Earth and Environment […]

Doctoral researcher Position: Pelagic in situ observations, biodiversity and carbon flux – Deadline 10 October 2021

Project Description The eastern Mediterranean Sea is a highly oligotrophic marine ecosystem that is subject to rapid warming. As a result, water column properties and marine communities are changing, potentially impacting ecosystem functioning and carbon cycling. The advertised position is part of the project “The Eastern Mediterranean Sea – An Early-Warning Model-System for our Future […]

Postdoc Position: “Storyline simulations of extreme events” – Deadline 03 October 2021

Background At the centre of the project “Storyline Scenarios of Extreme Weather, Climate, and Environmental Events along with their Impacts in a Warmer World” (SCENIC) is to develop further and apply a new model approach that enables us to investigate how specific extreme weather events observed in the recent past would unfold in different climates. […]

PhD student in Ecotoxicology – Deadline 08 October 2021

The section for Ecotoxicology and Risk Assessment at the Norwegian Institute for Water Research (NIVA), performs research in ecotoxicology, microbiology, cell biology, toxico genomics as well as chemical and environmental hazard and risk assessment. The section currently offers a 3 year PhD student vacancy with the field of alternatives to animal testing. The student will […]

PhD position: “Modelling the drivers of reef microbialization” – Deadline 11 October 2021

THE PROJECT Coastal ecosystems worldwide are under threat due to increased anthropogenic pressure. Subsequent phase shifts in the marine system are characterized by alterations in the microbiome, often associated with higher abundances of copiotrophic and pathogenic bacteria. This may create a positive feedback loop that further fosters the downward trajectory of ecosystem degradation, a phenomenon […]

Research Fellow Earth Observation – Deadline 11 October 2021

The Position The University of Stirling invites applications for a Research Fellow in Earth Observation to join the Earth and Planetary Observation Science Research Group. We are looking for a candidate with expertise in remote sensing of inland, coastal and marine environments to (i) lead an assessment of existing and emerging end-user and stakeholder needs with a particular […]

Postdoctoral Fellowship Position in Lidar Applications to Ocean Color, LOG – Deadline 01 November 2021

A two-year postdoctoral position is jointly proposed by the Laboratory of Oceanology and Geosciences LOG (Wimereux, France) and the Takuvik International Research Laboratory (Université Laval and CNRS, Canada) on the simulation of the lidar signal in the ocean. The position is jointly funded by Université du Littoral-Côte d’Opale and the Institut France-Québec Maritime. Objectives Recent […]

Call for Proposals: Climate Change AI Innovation Grants – Deadline 15 October 2021

Quick facts Grant amount: Up to USD 150K per proposal, for projects of 12 months in duration. We will award a total of USD 1.8M in grants across all projects. Scope: Research projects at the intersection of AI and climate change. Eligibility: Principal Investigator must be a faculty member or postdoc at an accredited university or academic research […]

Open Vacancy: Bioinformatician at the Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research – Deadline 31 October 2021

The Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research (MPIPZ) is one of the world’s premier sites for research into fundamental processes in plant biology. Around 400 staff from all over the world work at the institute, which consists of four scientific departments, several independent research groups, and specialist support. The Department of Plant Microbe Interactions […]

PostDoc in Marine Trace Metal and Isotope Biogeochemistry – Deadline 12 November 2021

THE PROJECT This project is part of the NWO Vidi grant awarded to Rob Middag, “Trace metals and the Arctic-Atlantic gateway in a changing world, local processes and global connections (MetalGate)”. In this project we investigate the cycling of iron and its isotopes as well as other bio-active metals in the Greenland-Iceland-Norwegian-Sea region, the main […]

PostDoc position in high resolution polar climate modelling – Deadline 03 October 2021

Job description The climate of the polar regions is changing and will be continue to change more in the future. These changes directly affect the local communities, but also indirectly the rest of the world by changed weather patterns, enhanced global warming and/or rising sea levels. Despite our growing understanding of the Earth’s climate and […]

Tenure track position in Bioinformatics – Deadline 17 October 2021

Job description Life is the most complex system known to humankind. Bioinformatics driven data analyses is a unique approach to study life in all its complexity, ranging from molecules to ecosystems. At Utrecht Life Sciences, internationally leading bioinformatic educators and researchers connect to address the complexity of life in different biological and data domains. ‍We […]

ARISE Fellowships for technology developers (Postdoctoral Fellowships) – Deadline 30 November 2021

In the frame of ARISE (Career Accelerator for Research Infrastructure Scientists) programme, we are looking for experienced professionals with a  background in the fields of computation engineering and data sciences/  imaging and optical engineering/ mechanical engineering or molecular  biotechnology, eager to develop novel technologies for life sciences and  get trained to operate life science research infrastructures of […]