PhD position “The historical ocean carbon sink and the role of ventilation” – Deadline 23 February 2023

This position will be part of the ERC starting grant project OceanPeak: The global ocean carbon cycle after peak emissions, dynamics and process attribution in a seamless model from coastal shelves to the open ocean. The ERC group, led by Dr. Judith Hauck, is located in the Marine Biogeosciences section at the Alfred Wegener Institute, […]

Open position: Arican Marine Network Manager – Deadline 03 February 2023

Sustainable Seas Trust (SST) is a science- and education-based organisation focused on creating networks of empowered and passionate individuals and organisations across Africa. SST is committed to valuing, caring for, and safeguarding our seas for all who depend on them for their livelihood, their health, and their enjoyment. As a registered international charitable trust, an […]

BlueInvest Awards 2023 | Call for pitch candidates – Deadline 10 February 2023

SMEs and start-ups seeking investment opportunities are welcome to send an Expression of Interest for the BlueInvest Awards 2023. The 16 finalists will be pitching on stage for the awards at the BlueInvest Day 2023 taking place on 09 March 2023 in Brussels. Eligibility To be a candidate for the BlueInvest Awards 2023, your company […]

Beyond Net Zero: The Ocean’s role in climate repair – 18 October 2023, London, UK

How can we make most effective use of the Ocean’s capacity to sequester carbon to deliver net zero and beyond, while protecting the Ocean environment and the essential ecosystem services it provides?  What can be achieved through recovery of natural Ocean systems that contribute to removing carbon dioxide from the atmosphere, or the use of […]

Fair Seas World Ocean Day Conference – 08 June 2023, Cork (Ireland)

Fair Seas will host its inaugural conference in Cork next June on World Oceans Day. They will bring ocean advocates, government, industry and key stakeholders together to map out the next steps for Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) in Irish waters. Sessions will focus on the designation and management of Marine Protected Areas and learning from best […]

Atlantos Innovation Week – 20-23 March 2023, Azores (Portugal) & Online

Registration is open for the Atlantic Innovation Week 2023. The agenda includes sessions dedicated to Blue Economy, Digital Transformation, training sessions, presentations on the relevance of Azorean entities, and projects and initiatives of the AIR Centre and TERINOV. To find out more click here and to register in-person click here via AIRCENTRE Have any news or […]

Mission Restore our Ocean and Waters Annual Forum – 17 February 2023, Brussels, Belgium

The first Annual Forum of the EU Mission “Restore our Ocean and Waters by 2030” will take place on Friday, 17 February 2023 at the Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium in Brussels. The Mission Forum will take stock of the first year of implementation of the Mission, showcasing the first portfolio of projects and actions to achieve the Mission’s objectives. […]

Information sessions for Ocean Decade Actions – 16 February 2023, Online

The Ocean Decade is pleased to invite endorsed Decade Actions to take part in the information sessions organized on 16 February 2023. Topics will include: • Update on Ocean Decade implementation • New Onboarding Manual • Monitoring & Evaluation (M&E) rollout • And more! To register for session 1 (7:30-9:00h GMT) click here and for session […]

Fifth International Marine Protected Areas Congress (IMPAC5) – 3-9 February 2023, Vancouver (Canada)

The Fifth International Marine Protected Areas Congress (IMPAC5) is an opportunity for the global community of marine conservation managers, practitioners and decision makers to exchange knowledge, experience and best practices to strengthen the conservation of marine biodiversity and to protect the natural and cultural heritage of the ocean. The goals of IMPAC5 are: To demonstrate […]

AtlantOS Ocean Hour: Low Cost Ocean Observations – 30 January 2023, Online

AtlantOS Ocean Hour is organising a webinar on 30 January 2023 at 11:00 EST on the topic of “Democratizing Ocean Observation Through Low Cost Technologies and Citizen Science”. Registration is open via this link. via AtlantOS Have any news or opportunity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to info_at_nf-pogo-alumni.org

Early Career Scientist program, I/B Oden – ARTofMELT 2023 – Deadline 10 February 2023

The Swedish Polar Research Secretariat invites Early Career Scientists to take part in an expedition with the Swedish Icebreaker Oden, focusing on atmospheric rivers and the onset of sea ice melt (ARTofMELT). The ARTofMELT expedition will start in Longyearbyen, Svalbard 7 May 2023 and end in Longyearbyen on 15 June 2023. The expedition will target […]

Last chance to take part in the Call for Decade Actions No. 04/2022 – Deadline 31 January 2023

The world is experiencing a revolution in terms of society’s recognition of the importance of science to support human health and wellbeing, and its role underpinning the rapid advancement of knowledge and innovation. In this context, the Ocean Decade has launched the Call for Decade Actions No. 04/2022, soliciting transformative Decade Programmes that address Ocean […]

ECOP Wednesdays: A Space to Connect – Ocean ArtScience Collaborations for a Shared Future – 01 February 2023, Online

In June 2022, EMB and the Young Ambassadors launched the online ECOP Wednesdays Event Series. The aim is to learn more about the European and international marine science policy landscape, and to interact with research and policy professionals and other relevant stakeholders in this landscape. In this edition of the ECOP Wednesdays event series, Julia Jung will speak about ‘A […]

Open position: Senior academic staff Conservation and Restoration ecology – Deadline 13 March 2023

The University of Antwerp is a dynamic, forward-thinking, European university. We offer an innovative academic education to more than 20000 students, conduct pioneering scientific research and play an important service-providing role in society. We are one of the largest, most international and most innovative employers in the region. With more than 6000 employees from 100 different countries, […]

Open position: Physical oceanographer – Deadline 13 February 2023

The Marine and Freshwater Research Institute (MFRI) in Iceland is seeking a physical oceanographer for a full-time position. ‍The MFRI is seeking to hire a physical oceanographer with expertise in observational physical oceanography. The successful candidate will join a group of scientists who work on oceanographic monitoring and research with focus on the dynamic ocean […]

Call for Contractor Training Programme – Deadline 31 January 2023

Global Sea Mineral Resources NV (GSR) is offering three opportunities for candidates from developing States as part of its training programme in accordance with its contracts for exploration for polymetallic nodules signed with ISA on 14 January 2013. The three training programmes are divided as follows: One fellowship (2 years – Master’s degree “Ocean & Lakes”) Two professional training placements (1 month […]

Call for Selection Commission Members for VLIR-UOS – Deadline 27 February 2023

VLIR-UOS is launching a call for experts to be part of different selection commissions. Selection commissions are responsible for selecting the best and most promising proposals for our projects: the 4 Regional Selection Commissions for Africa (2 commissions), Asia, and Latin America, responsible for the selection of partnership project proposals that focus on capacity building, […]

PostDoc position: Modelling physical-biogeochemical interactions of ocean alkalinity enhancement – Deadline 06 February 2023

GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel is a foundation of public law jointly financed by the Federal Republic of Germany (90 %) and the state of Schleswig-Holstein (10 %) and is one of the internationally leading institutions in the field of marine sciences. Currently GEOMAR disposes over an annual budget of approx. 80 million Euro and […]

PhD position in pelagic ecology and/or biogeochemistry (two positions) – Deadline 06 February 2023

GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel is a foundation of public law jointly financed by the Federal Republic of Germany (90%) and the state of Schleswig-Holstein (10%) and is one of the internationally leading institutions in the field of marine sciences. Currently GEOMAR disposes over an annual budget of approx. 80 million € and […]

PostDoc position in pelagic ecology and/or biogeochemistry – Deadline 06 February 2023

GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel is a foundation of public law jointly financed by the Federal Republic of Germany (90%) and the state of Schleswig-Holstein (10%) and is one of the internationally leading institutions in the field of marine sciences. Currently GEOMAR disposes over an annual budget of approx. 80 million € and […]

Postdoctoral Research Associate Position in Aquatic Remote Sensing – Deadline when position is filled

A Postdoctoral Research Associate position in Remote Sensing of Aquatic Environments is currently available with the Tzortziou Bio-Optics Laboratory at the Center for Discovery and Innovation, City College of New York, and Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory at Columbia University. The selected candidate will participate in interdisciplinary research that integrates ground-based and satellite (multi- and hyper-spectral) remote sensing observations to […]

Open position: Postdoctoral | Research Scientist – Deadline 31 January 2023

Job description The Max Planck Institute for Meteorology (MPI-M) is a multidisciplinary center for climate and Earth system research located in Hamburg, Germany. It is one of the premier climate science research institutes in the world. Located in the heart of one of Europe’s most livable and vibrant cities, it provides a highly international and […]

Open position: Associate professor in the ecology of biogeochemical cycling – Deadline 06 February 2023

Job description Are you an experienced researcher in biogeochemical cycling, particularly in the context of land-use and climate change? We are looking for a long-term colleague who can emphasize the earth sciences dimension in our focus on ecological and evolutionary aspects of carbon, nutrient and water cycling to help understand and solve pressing environmental issues […]

Postdoc position: Biogeochemical ocean modelling: integration of new biogeochemical process parameterisations into ocean models – Deadline 31 March 2023

GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel is a foundation of public law jointly financed by the Federal Republic of Germany (90 %) and the state of Schleswig-Holstein (10 %) and is one of the internationally leading institutions in the field of marine sciences. Currently GEOMAR disposes over an annual budget of approx. 80 million Euro and […]

Open position: SCOR is searching for the new Executive Director – Deadline 17 February 2023

The Scientific Committee on Oceanic Research (SCOR) is seeking its next full‐time Executive Director to carry on from the current Executive Director, Dr. Patricia Miloslavich. SCOR is an interdisciplinary committee of the International Science Council and is the leading non‐governmental organization for the promotion and coordination of international ocean science activities. Thirty-three nations currently have […]

Training Course: Scientific writing and publishing – Deadline to register 18 April 2023, Copenhagen, Denmark

30 May – 1 June 2023 ICES Headquarters, Copenhagen, Denmark In-person participation Registration deadline: 18 April 2023 ​Course objective To help students improve their skill in writing manuscripts for peer reviewed journals and in understanding the scientific publishing environment, including insights from the perspectives of a research journal editor and the author of a very successful book about scientific writing, both […]

Open Sea Lab 3.0 Hackathon – 27-28 March 2023, Online

The Open Sea Lab Hackathon is a unique event that brings together data and multidisciplinary scientists, software developers, social innovators, students, and businesses in Europe and around the world to harness the wealth of open-source, marine data offered by EMODnet to develop solutions to Ocean challenges. This third edition of the hackathon OSL 3.0 invites […]

Registration for the EuropaBON EBV workflows workshop is open! – 22-24 February, 2023

Within the scope of EuropaBON’s work package 4, Prof. W. Daniel Kissling and his team are hosting a virtual workshop on Essential Biodiversity Variable workflows between 22 and 24 February 2023. The workshop sessions will last for about 2-2.5 hours each day, probably around lunch time. This workshop aims to bring together experts in the field […]

Echinoderm Expert Rich Mooi joins Dive In with Liz & Sylvia – 26 January, 2023

Rich Mooi studies the origin and evolution of echinoderms; a group that includes sea urchins and starfish, and has spent decades charting the relationships between these highly diverse organisms. He is the Curator of Invertebrate Zoology and Geology at the California Academy of Sciences. For more than 30 years, Mooi has been steadily filling in […]

Networking Friday with Josep Pelegrí – Beyond global change: turning threat into opportunity – 27 January, 2023

The anthropogenic footprint is swiftly degrading many ecosystems and changing regional and global climates, resulting in a most serious threat to humankind and many other species. For the first time in the history of our planet, one single species is producing a global impact, threatening not only many other species but also impacting a large […]

Mission Restore our Ocean and Waters Annual Forum – 17 February 2023, Brussels, Belgium

The first Mission Forum, taking place on Friday 17 February 2023 at the Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium in Brussels, will take stock of the first year of implementation of the Mission, showcasing the first portfolio of projects and actions to achieve the Mission’s objectives. The event will focus on the commitments to implement […]

INSITES Into Webinar: Biodiversity – 15 February 2023, Online

In 2023, the INSITE Programme is sharing insights arising from the most recent research through a series of webinars held throughout the year. Each of the webinars in this INSITE Webinar Series focuses on six impact themes identified by stakeholders. The first event of this webinar series will focus on ‘Marine Biodiversity’ and will uncover […]

Blue-Cloud 2026 Kick-Off Meeting – 13-15 February 2023, Pisa, Italy

The Blue-Cloud 2026 Kick-Off Meeting provides an opportunity for the consortium to discuss the work performed in the Blue-Cloud pilot project since 2019 and the upcoming activities to be done towards a successful implementation of the project. The KOM paves the way to develop a federated European Ecosystem to deliver FAIR & Open data and […]

Webinar: Financing Innovation Ecosystems for the Mediterranean Sustainable Blue Economy – 30 January 2023, Online

In the Mediterranean, a number of financing actions and support initiatives to foster innovative ecosystems for the Sustainable Blue Economy are available through the EU and other international investors. However, it is essential to foster greater awareness of such opportunities and of the related potential for local development across the basin. The webinar will also […]

AtlantOS Ocean Hour: Low Cost Ocean Observations – 30 January 2023, Online

AtlantOS Ocean Hour is organising a webinar on 30 January 2023 at 11:00 EST on the topic of “Democratizing Ocean Observation Through Low Cost Technologies and Citizen Science”. Registration is open via this link. via AtlantOS Have any news or opportunity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to info_at_nf-pogo-alumni.org

DM QC workshop – 23-26 January 2023, Online

Next week, the IMEV – Institute de la Mer and the Biogeochemical Argo will host the DMQC (Delayed mode quality control) workshop from 23 to 26 January 2023. The meeting will include presentations of available tools, case studies and discussions with experts. To follow the workshop, use this Zoom link. via IMEV Have any news […]

Open position: Associate Project Manager Marine & Coastal Biodiversity Observations – Deadline 05 February 2023

OBIS is taking part in a new 4-year EU-funded project, MARCO-BOLO (MARine COastal BiOdiversity Long-term Observations) which aims to structure and strengthen European coastal and marine biodiversity observation capabilities. The main objective is to enable a digital framework for coastal and marine biodiversity data streams and data access. This will be done by building on […]

Open position: Chief of Section (Ocean Observations and Services) – Deadline 20 January 2023

OVERVIEW OF THE FUNCTIONS OF THE POST The Global Ocean Observing System (GOOS) is a collaborative programme, cosponsored by the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO (IOC), the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), and the International Science Council (ISC). GOOS is implemented through observing networks, regional alliances and national activities, aimed […]

Open position: Deputy Secretary, Biodiversity – Deadline 24 February 2023

OSPAR is looking for a highly motivated, outcome-focused Deputy Secretary with a can-do attitude and excellent team working skills to support OSPAR’s work on biodiversity Closing date for applications: 24 February 2023 Starting date: Beginning of July 2023 Location: London Basic salary: Approximately £69k/year (exempt from UK income tax) Profile: University graduate (preferably in natural or […]

Request for Nominations – SOT Chairperson – Deadline 01 May 2023

Applications should be sent to Champika Gallage at the WMO Secretariat. Deadline: 1 May 2023.  More details, including primary responsibilities of the SOT Chairperson, available below. SOT Chair / Vice Chair Nomination Process The term of SOT EB members is for two years (equal to the intersessional period between SOT meetings). They shall be eligible for re-election in […]

Deadline extended: Dr Eduard Delcroix Prizes for Oceans and Human Health – Deadline 05 February 2023

HYDRO vzw and the Flanders Marine Institute vzw (VLIZ) organise the international scientific Dr Edouard Delcroix Prize, to award scientific study on the links between ocean and human health. The Dr Edouard Delcroix Prize is a triennial international scientific prize, with a value of 40.000 EUR, which will be awarded to a researcher or a research team for a scientific study […]

Call to launch social experiences with local communities – Deadline 31 January 2023

Local authorities and non-profit organisations have the opportunity to apply for funding to become local partners of the European Project Shared Green Deal. A total of 24 organisations will have the chance to conduct funded local experiments that will address the behavioural, social and cultural dimensions of the European Green Deal and receive the funding […]

EMSO ERIC 2nd Call for physical access – Deadline 28 February 2023

EMSO ERIC 2nd Call for Physical Access is now open! The objective of this call is to offer physical access to EMSO Facilities where users’ devices can be installed, including sensors, instruments, systems, new technologies and where new procedures/experiments can be tested/take place. The set of Regional Facilities offered for access provides the broadest scientific and technological […]

EMB’s Third Thursday Science Webinar: “Sea ice – Ocean interactions in the Arctic” – 16 February 2023, Online

The next edition of EMB’s Third Thursday Science Webinar will feature Dr. David Docquier, who will discuss ‘Sea – ice Ocean interactions in the Arctic’. This is a topic which will be covered in EMB’s upcoming flagship publication, Navigating the Future VI that focuses on the marine science required to help us in understanding wider Earth […]

ECOP Wednesdays: A Space to Connect – Ocean ArtScience Collaborations for a Shared Future – 01 February 2023, Online

In June 2022, EMB and the Young Ambassadors launched the online ECOP Wednesdays Event Series. The aim is to learn more about the European and international marine science policy landscape, and to interact with research and policy professionals and other relevant stakeholders in this landscape. In this edition of the ECOP Wednesdays event series, Julia Jung will speak about ‘A […]

Open position: VLIZ recruits: Marine Data Manager (Local Services & Projects) – Deadline 29 January 2023

VLIZ is hiring, for immediate employment, a data manager to conduct data management activities within several marine biodiversity projects (STRAITS, Pelfish) and the larger data management strategies of VLIZ. In doing so, the data manager will be part of the ‘Local Services & Projects’ branch of the VMDC, which specializes in providing data services to […]

Open position: Information Services Coordinator – Deadline 10 February 2023

The Leibniz Centre for Tropical Marine Research GmbH (www.leibniz-zmt.de) is an independent research and teaching institute that provides scientific knowledge for the protection and sustainable use of tropical coastal ecosystems. To this end, we work in an inter- and transdisciplinary manner with our partners in the tropics. The ZMT is a member of the Leibniz […]

Open position: Officer of Knowledge Exchange Within the project sea4soCiety – Deadline 03 March 2023

The Leibniz Centre for Tropical Marine Research GmbH is an independent research and teaching institute that provides scientific knowledge for the protection and sustainable use of tropical coastal ecosystems. To this end, we work in an inter- and transdisciplinary manner with our partners in the tropics. The ZMT is a member of the Leibniz Association. We […]

Open position: Data Analyst – Deadline 23 January 2023

The Leibniz Centre for Tropical Marine Research GmbH (www.leibniz-zmt.de) is an independent research and teaching institute that provides scientific knowledge for the protection and sustainable use of tropical coastal ecosystems. To this end, we work in an inter- and transdisciplinary manner with our partners in the tropics. The ZMT is a member of the Leibniz […]

Open position: Postdoctoral Researcher – Deadline 15 February 2023

The Leibniz Centre for Tropical Marine Research GmbH (www.leibniz-zmt.de) is an independent research and teaching institute that provides scientific knowledge for the protection and sustainable use of tropical coastal ecosystems. To this end, we work in an inter- and transdisciplinary manner with our partners in the tropics. The ZMT is a member of the Leibniz […]

Open position: Geological Researcher – Specialist in modelling of hydrothermal fluids and systems – Deadline 08 February 2023

Geo-Ocean’s scientific and technical skills are broken down into research topics with a strong emphasis in national and international collaboration, particularly in Europe and with industry. The Research Unit is largely involved in projects in support of French public policies, particularly in the context of mineral resources. The major scientific and societal challenges being addressed […]

Open opportunity: Researcher in Physical Oceanography, on the dynamics of the Arctic Basin – Deadline 21 February 2023

The Laboratory of Ocean Physics and Satellite remote sensing (LOPS) is a Joint Research Unit placed under the supervision of the National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS), the French Research Institute for the Exploitation of the Sea (Ifremer), the Research Institute for Development (IRD) and the University of Brest (UBO). It is also a laboratory […]

Open opportunity: Coastal Engineer – Deadline when position is filled

SUMMARY To work on complex projects involving a variety of coastal related services, including beach nourishment; shoreline stabilization; inlet management, dredge design; geotechnical investigations; hydrographic and bathymetric surveying; beach and dune vulnerability assessments; environmental restoration and mitigation; climate resilience and sustainability initiatives (Resilient Martin); coral reef conservation and artificial reef implementation efforts; and NEPA environmental […]

Webinar: Tools for designing and siting marine renewable energy – 19 January 2023

Join OES-Environmental for a webinar on 19 January 2023, from 3:30 – 5:00pm UTC (7:30 – 9:00am PST) that will include presentations on tools for designing and siting marine renewable energy (MRE; wave, tide, ocean current, salinity and temperature gradient) projects with environmental effects in mind. This webinar will highlight OES-Environmental’s Management Measures Tool, AZTI’s Wave Energy […]

Funding opportunity: National Estuary Program Watershed Grants – Deadline 10 February 2023

Established in 1987 through the Clean Water Act, the National Estuary Program (NEP) is a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) place-based program dedicated to protecting and restoring the water quality and ecological integrity of 28 estuaries across the U.S. Restore America’s Estuaries, in close coordination with and financial support from EPA, administers the National Estuaries Program (NEP) Watersheds […]

Call for Abstracts: ASM Microbe 2023 – Deadline 25th January 2023

ASM Microbe, one of the largest microbial science meetings in the world, drives discovery, innovation and collaboration amongst microbiologists. Working on cutting-edge science? Gain visibility for your work and get meaningful feedback from peers and experts in your community at ASM Microbe 2023 from June 15-19, 2023, in Houston. With more than 200 cutting-edge sessions segmented […]

SEArica Event: The Baltic Sea Region – a key Region for European energy resilience in a challenging geopolitical context – 02 February 2023, Brussels

MEP Nils Torvalds, SEArica Vice-Chair in charge of Baltic, warmly invites you to a SEArica event on The Baltic Sea Region – a key Region for European energy resilience in a challenging geopolitical context taking place in Brussels at the Helsinki EU Office on Thursday 2 February 2023 from 13:30 to 15:30. Russia’s unprovoked aggression in Ukraine has exacerbated the unprecedented situation in the energy market […]

Climatematch Academy – Computational methods for climate science

Climatematch Academy is an inclusive and approachable 2-week program aimed at introducing computational methods for climate science to a rich array of people around the world. Come join our innovative virtual program to learn cutting edge techniques from the experts, and implement them in guided python tutorials/projects using climate data from models and observations. Open […]

Open position: Marine Carbon Biogeochemist – Deadline when position is filled

Job Summary Dr. Zhaohui Aleck Wang’s Lab at WHOI is seeking a motivated individual at the Research Associate II level, with prior computational and/or modeling expertise or experience with marine carbonate chemistry and the ability to analyze and work with large datasets. This is a regular, full-time, non-exempt position, and is eligible for benefits. Funding is available through June […]

Open position: Postdoctoral Investigator – Deadline when position is filled

Job Summary Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution is currently searching for a Postdoctoral Investigator to join the Physical Oceanography Department. This is a temporary, full-time, exempt position, and is eligible for benefits. The initial appointment will be for two years. PDI on coupled air-sea-wave modeling in the Arabian Sea WHOI Physical Oceanography Department is inviting applications for […]

Tenure Track Scientist – Physical Oceanography – Deadline 10 February 2023

Job Summary The Physical Oceanography Department at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) invites candidates to apply to the open full-time tenure track position(s) on our scientific staff*. We seek to hire 1-2 scientists at the Assistant Scientist level, but exceptional candidates at more senior levels may be considered. We seek applicants with expertise in the broad areas of […]

Tenure Track Scientist – Biology – Deadline 31 January 2023

Job Summary The Biology Department at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) invites candidates to apply to the open full-time tenure track position on our scientific staff*. We seek to hire one scientist at the Assistant Scientist level. We are seeking candidates with potential to complement or diversify our existing strengths in biology and biological oceanography. We invite expansive interpretations of our […]

Tenure Track Scientist – AOPE – Applied Ocean Physics – Deadline 22 January 2023

Job Summary The Applied Ocean Physics and Engineering (AOPE) Department at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) invites candidates to apply to the open full-time tenure track positions on our scientific staff*. We seek to hire 1-2 scientists at any of the Assistant/Associate/Senior Scientist levels. WHOI is seeking candidates with potential to complement or diversify existing strengths in […]

Tenure Track Scientist – AOPE – Sensors & Robotics – Deadline 22 January 2023

Job Summary The Applied Ocean Physics and Engineering (AOPE) Department at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) invites candidates to apply to the open full-time tenure track positions on our scientific staff*. We seek to hire 1-2 scientists at any of the Assistant/Associate/Senior Scientist levels to initiate technology driven programs in field robotics, autonomy, perception, sensing and related […]

PostDoctoral Investigator – AOP&E – Deadline 17 January 2023

Job Summary The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) is currently searching for a full-time, exempt, Postdoctoral Investigator to join the Ocean Observatories Initiative (OOI) Program, summarized at oceanobservatories.org.  The OOI is an NSF Large Facility with a planned thirty-year life, delivering multi-disciplinary oceanographic data from five instrumented ocean arrays.  This is a regular, full-time, exempt position, […]

PostDoc position Geochemical Modelling – Deadline 10 February 2023

GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel is a foundation of public law jointly financed by the Federal Republic of Germany (90 %) and the state of Schleswig-Holstein (10 %) and is one of the internationally leading institutions in the field of marine sciences. Currently GEOMAR disposes over an annual budget of approx. 80 million Euro and […]

PostDoc position in Oceanography – Deadline 12 February 2023

The section Physical Oceanography of the Polar Seas invites applications for the position of a PostDoc in Oceanography in the framework of the EU project VERTical EXchange in the Southern Ocean (VERTEXSO). The position will perform water mass analysis using physical and biogeochemical ocean tracer data. Background The overall objective of VERTEXSO is to advance our understanding of vertical exchange processes in the […]

Postdoc in “Eddy-rich Earth System Modelling” – Deadline 05 February 2023

Background The Climate Dynamics section at the Alfred Wegener Institute Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research (AWI) in Bremerhaven, Germany, invites applications for a postdoc in the field of eddy-rich climate modelling. You will work with some of the leading European climate modellers and IT experts in the EU Horizon Europe project “European Eddy-rich […]

Networking Friday with David Ikpaya Development of SHACS for Global Atmospheric Carbon-Dioxide Monitoring – 20 January 2023, Online

On January 20th, 2023, 1-2 PM UTC, David Ikpaya (Nigerian National Space Research and Development Agency – NASRDA) will present his work for the development of a Spatial Heterodyne Atmospheric Carbon-Dioxide Spectrometer (SHACS) for Global Atmospheric Carbon-Dioxide Monitoring. Finding solutions to the continuous concerns over climate change has been of increased interest in recent times […]

Postdoc position in Theoretical Ecology – Deadline 28 February 2023

As part of the French-German collaborative project ‘BLIC – Phytoplankton Blooms “Like It Colorful”’, jointly funded by The French Agence Nationale de la Recherche (ANR) and the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG; German Research Foundation), the research group ‘Theoretical Ecology’ at the Department of Plankton and Microbial Ecology of IGB invites applications for a 1.5 years Postdoc position on modelling phytoplankton […]

PhD position in Theoretical Eco-Evolutionary Dynamics – Deadline 31 January 2023

The research group ‘Eco-Evolutionary Dynamics’ at the Department of Evolutionary and Integrative Ecology of IGB invites applications for a 3-year PhD position in Theoretical Eco-Evolutionary Dynamics starting earliest March 2023. The research group is located in Berlin-Friedrichshagen at Lake Müggelsee. We are seeking a highly motivated person who has a keen interest in theoretical questions […]

PhD position: “Trace element cycling across Southern Ocean fronts and in coastal East Antarctica” – Deadline 12 February 2023

Job description The Department of Ocean Systems (OCS) at the Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research is looking for a highly motivated PhD candidate with a background in marine (biogeo)chemistry or a related field. In this 4-year position, you will investigate bio-essential trace elements in the Southern Ocean, in order to constrain the role of […]

Master thesis: Temporal zooplankton and particle distribution in the Weddell Sea

Background Understanding marine nutrient and carbon cycling is crucial to quantify and predict sinks and sources of CO2 within the global carbon budget. The interplay between biological (plankton), physical (currents, mixing etc.) and biogeochemical (nutrient turnover) processes, however, is still not fully resolved and especially in polar regions more complex due to a strong seasonality of […]

Internship/Bachelor/Master thesis: Effect of Ocean Alkalinity Enhancement on zooplankton community – Deadline 15 February 2023

Background In the division “Biosciences”, section “Shelf Seas Systems Ecology” (Alfred Wegener Institute Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research) we are looking for a Bachelor/ Master student (Biology/Ecology/Physiology). Project description The research consortium RETAKE (https://retake.cdrmare.de/en/) assesses the potential, feasibility, and side effects of Ocean Alkalinity Enhancement (OAE) as a means to reliably and sustainably remove […]

PhD position: Eddy-rich Earth System Modelling: Mesoscale ocean processes in a warming world – Deadline 31 January 2023

Background The Climate Dynamics section at the Alfred Wegener Institute Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research (AWI) in Bremerhaven, Germany, invites applications for a PhD student position in the field of eddy-rich climate modelling with a focus on polar regions. You will work with some of the leading European climate modellers and IT experts […]

PhD position: Polar climate change and mesoscale sea ice and ocean processes – Deadline 31 January 2023

Background The Climate Dynamics section at the Alfred Wegener Institute Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research (AWI) in Bremerhaven, Germany, invites applications for a PhD student position in the field of eddy-rich climate modelling with a focus on polar regions. You will work with some of the leading European climate modellers and IT experts […]

PhD position: Modelling the influence of management measures on food web functions on the Sylt Outer Reef – Deadline 12 February 2023

Background In the framework of the second phase of the pilot mission “MGF-Nordsee” of the German Alliance for Marine Research, we are looking for reinforcement for our team in the field of aquatic food web models, marine habitats and the function of coastal ecosystems. Food web models are a useful tool to explore the long-term […]

Call for abstracts: Interdisciplinary conference on “Heritage turns blue – Glocal impacts on coastal cultural heritage” – 28 February 2023, Online

Within the project Research for Society, the University of Zadar is organizing a conference cycle on interdisciplinary research in Smart Urban Coastal Sustainability (SMUCS). This call is addressed to all EU-CONEXUS partner institutions and their researchers, with the purpose of coming together on topics of common interest. All conferences and roundtables will deal with the […]

Webinar: EU Space for plastic detection in ocean and waterways – 18 January 2023, Online

On 18 January at 15:30 CET, the EU agency for Space Programme is organizing a webinar with Mercator Ocean to introduce the CASSINI Maritime Prize. This webinar will talk about how EU Space data and the Copernicus Marine Service help track and remove plastics at sea. To register, follow this link. via MOI Have any […]

The ‘Empowering Women for the United Nations Decade of Ocean Science’ Programme calls on participants to join its new Stakeholder Consultative Forum

The Ocean Decade is working to create an enabling environment for ocean professionals by providing equal opportunities to all through its global platform. The Empowering Women for the Ocean Decade Programme, one of the first Ocean Decade Actions to be endorsed, aims to enhance capacity to explore and promote women’s empowerment in conducting ocean science and […]

Deadline extended: Apply for the inaugural Professor Mário Ruivo Memorial Lecture – Deadline 13 February 2023

15th November 2022 – UNESCO’s Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC-UNESCO), Portugal and EurOcean Foundation are inviting early career ocean professionals (ECOPs) to apply to the newly launched Mario Ruivo Memorial Lecture Series. The Memorial Lecture Series pays tribute to the legacy of Professor Mário Ruivo, former Executive Secretary of the IOC-UNESCO, and Portugal’s greatest champion of […]

Call for proposals to develop Earth observation value chain case studies – Deadline 23 January 2023

Description of task The task is to develop case studies on the Earth Observation (EO) value chain on ocean and coastal related themes for the EU4OceanObs project. From satellite and in situ observation, to monitoring and forecasting services, to data access and cloud services, to marine and coastal derived applications and services. The case studies […]

IPBES: Call for external reviewers – Deadline 19 February 2023

With reference to notification EM/2022/46 (14 November 2022), IPBES is pleased to announce the start of the first external review of the thematic assessment of the interlinkages among biodiversity, water, food and health (nexus assessment), which is open from 9 January to 19 February 2023 (6 weeks). The first external review, which focuses on the first […]

EMB Third Thursday Science Webinar – 19 January 2023, online

EMB’s 26th Third Thursday Science Webinar will feature Dr. Chris Fremantle who will speak about ‘Multidisciplinary understandings of indeterminacy, uncertainty and risk’. The webinar will explore some of his recent work on differences between disciplines (e.g. social and natural sciences, arts, humanities, law, economics) in the values, meanings and ways of working with indeterminacy and uncertainty, […]

02 Postdocs at North Sea-Atlantic Exchange (NoSE project) – Deadline 19 February 2023

Job description The department of Coastal Systems (COS – location Texel), and the department of Estuarine and Delta Systems (EDS – location Yerseke) are looking for two highly motivated postdoctoral researchers with a background in marine ecology, biogeochemistry and/or hydrodynamics and numerical modelling. You will work on the local or shelf-sea scale transport and sequestration of marine […]

PostDoc in mineral system modeling – Deadline 05 February 2023

GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel is a foundation of public law jointly financed by the Federal Republic of Germany (90 %) and the state of Schleswig-Holstein (10 %) and is one of the internationally leading institutions in the field of marine sciences. Currently GEOMAR disposes over an annual budget of approx. 80 million Euro and […]

Contest for solutions to address illegal and unsustainable wildlife trade – Deadline 28 February 2023

Solution Search has launched a new contest. Solution Search: Changing Unsustainable Trade is on a mission to surface, spotlight, and accelerate successful solutions that address the illegal and unsustainable wildlife trade by changing people’s behaviors. Winners receive $20,000, high-impact exposure and cutting-edge training in behavioral science. Entries are now open. The illegal and unsustainable wildlife trade threatens […]

Call for small projects to support MPAs in the Mediterranean – Deadline 05 February 2023

MedPAN is launching a Call for Small Projects to support the actions led in Marine Protected Areas (MPA) in the Mediterranean. This Call aims to strengthen the level of effective protection in Mediterranean MPAs. The MedPAN Call for Small Projects is open to organizations in charge of the management of Mediterranean MPAs and other organizations (NGOs, private companies, scientific institutions, […]

Open position: Executive Director, Friends of San Juans – Deadline when position is filled

The Position and Key Priorities The new Executive Director (ED) will inherit a successful organization with strong community support. The ED will serve as the face of the organization so it can grow and expand its reach and impact as it passes its first half-century milestone successfully protecting and conserving the land, water, and sea. […]

Marine Biodiversity Networking Friday w/ ProtectedSeas: Using Regulatory Data to Inform Marine Spatial Planning Efforts – 13th January 2023, online

On January 13th, 2023, 1-2 PM UTC, the Marine Biodiversity Networking Friday with ProtectedSeas. Virgil Zetterlind, Director, and Deirdre Brannigan, Communications and Community Engagement Liaison will present Protected Sea’s work on using regulatory data to inform marine spatial planning efforts. Being able to access rules and regulations in marine protected areas (MPAs) is critical to […]

Postdoctoral Research in Ocean Color Remote Sensing for Corals & Seagrass – Deadline when position is filled

The Khalifa University of Science and Technology is seeking an outstanding researcher who has well-developed skills in the field of Ocean Colour Remote Sensing and optical oceanography (2-yr project). The project aims to better understand the corals and seagrass diversity at different spatiotemporal scales in the Arabian Gulf, using a combination of field observations, radiative […]

Apply for the Marine and Coastal Area-based Management Advisory Committee – Deadline 17 January 2023

On November 17, NOAA issued a Federal Register Notice to solicit nominations for the Marine and Coastal Area-based Management Advisory Committee. The Committee will advise the Under Secretary of Commerce for Oceans and Atmosphere on science-based approaches to area-based protection, conservation, restoration, and management in coastal and marine areas, including the Great Lakes. NOAA is seeking to fill […]

SOLAS Seminar IV – 27th January 2023

The SOLAS seminar series is a quarterly event, which is structured around SOLAS relevant topics covered by the SOLAS 2015-2025 Science Plan and beyond, with the aims of fostering discussions on cutting edge scientific questions, providing researchers at all career stages with the opportunity to interact and building SOLAS community across the globe. The 4th seminar of the […]

Open position: Marine Biologist at Reefscapers – Deadline 20 January 2023

Reefscapers is a marine consultancy company based in the Maldives, developing guest-oriented programs for resorts through coral reef restoration, sea turtle rehabilitation, aquaculture and coastal protection. The Opportunity We are seeking a motivated and out-going Marine Biologist, based at a 5-star island resort in the Maldives (details provided during interview). As this is a brand-new […]

Open position: Reefscapers Marine Discovery Centre Manager – Deadline 15 January 2023

As the Manager of our Marine Discovery Centre (MDC) your scope of work is likely to include (but is not limited to): Project Management Oversee all operations at the MDC, with full working knowledge and active participation in all projects. Supervise and actively support our team members: o Coral Biologist, running and maintaining our Reefscapers […]

Academic Employee in advancing tagging technology to discover the European eel spawning area (TAG-EEL) – Deadline 01 February 2023

The National Institute of Aquatic Resources (DTU Aqua) offers a position within the Fish Biology Research Group, to assist in experimental research developing and applying tagging technology and methodology with the overall aim to gain information regarding the spawning area of European eels (Anguilla anguilla). The position relates to the TAG-EEL project, funded by the Villum […]

PhD scholarship in fish migration and ecosystem processes – Deadline 01 March 2023

A 3-year PhD fellowship in fish migration theory and applications is offered by the National Institute for Aquatic Resources (DTU Aqua) at the Technical University of Denmark. If you are interested in ecosystem processes and fish behavior, you should apply for this PhD position in the section for Oceans and Arctic. The project is focused […]

Postdoc or Research Assistant in red seaweed production and utilization – Deadline 22 January 2023

Applications are invited for a position targeting research and innovation in red seaweed production and utilization. If you are interested in developing the growing topic of developing sustainable production of seaweed species for food and feed, DTU Aqua is looking for a dedicated person that will join a team at the forefront of development of […]

Call for artists for EMBracing the Ocean 2023 – 2024 programme

The European Marine Board (EMB) is looking for two new artists for the 2023 – 2024 edition of our ‘EMBracing the Ocean’ artist-in-residence programme. As we enter the third year of the UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development, the need to connect people to our Ocean is more important than ever. The EMBracing the […]

OCEANS 2023: Blue Ocean Planet Earth – 5-8 June 2023, Limerick, Ireland

The OCEANS conference is the flagship event of the Marine Technology Society (MTS) and the IEEE Oceanic Engineering Society (OES). Global thought leaders and innovators in the areas of marine technology, engineering, science, research, and education will gather together at the University of Limerick to learn and experience cutting-edge technologies in the field of marine […]