PhD position: Modelling N2-fixation to understanding of the role of tropical regions in the global nitrogen cycle – Deadline 13 July 2022

The Leibniz Centre for Tropical Marine Research (ZMT) in Bremen is a member of the Leibniz Association, which is supported by the German Federal and State Governments. Through its research, ZMT contributes to developing strategies for sustainable use of tropical coastal systems. The Systems Ecology Group is looking for a Doctoral candidate (Reference number: 231-N2FIX), Modelling N2-fixation to […]

Open position: Supervisory Research Biologist – Deadline 27 June 2022

Summary S/he oversees performing exceptional interdisciplinary or collaborative scholarly research and is an international leader in a subfield of marine science.  S/he is expected to articulate and advance a cohesive ocean science strategy with respect to research, collections, education, and provide leadership, facilitate integration, stimulate new multi-investigator collaborations, and enhance communication across the Museum’s ocean-science […]

Open position: Scientific Writer 50% part-time- Deadline 14 June 2022

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 […]

ALL Atlantic Side Event: Harnessing Marine Microbiome & Biotechnology for a Changing World – 03 June 2022, Online

This virtual side event of the All-Atlantic Ocean Research Forum 2022 hosted by the AORA Marine Microbiome Working Group and AANCHOR Joint Pilot Action BiotechMar will discuss marine microbiome/marine biotechnology research, management, and industry perspectives to serve the pending All Atlantic Research & Innovation Alliance Declaration. The Scientific Main Event will take place May 31-June 2, 2022. Outcomes from the Scientific Event will […]

MARAFRICA – 1-year Master on marine biodiversity, fisheries and conservation – Deadline 01 June 2022

Overview The Master in Marine Biodiversity, Fisheries and Conservation is the first professional master’s degree in this area in Portugal. This master’s degree is geared towards the promotion of lifelong learning and is born out of the need to promote in the labour market, professionals with knowledge and technical skills in areas linked to the […]

Deadline Extended: Call for Abstracts: 7th Argo Science Workshop – 11 – 13 October 2022, Belgium, Brussels

This international workshop is hosted by Euro-Argo in the framework of the Euro-Argo RISE and EuroSea H2020 European Union projects.  One of the main objectives of the workshop is to foster synergies between ARGO, ocean colour, and  the BGC modelling communities. The workshop will take place in the Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences in Brussels, […]

Call for Applications: Sharemed Summer School – Deadline 31 May 2022

The Project SHAREMED SHAREMED focuses on increasing the capabilities to assess and address hazards related to pollution and environmental threats in Mediterranean transnational waters. This goal will be achieved by sharing knowledge, observations and technologies as well as building common frameworks, tools and services to assess and possibly forecast impacts of environmental threats to the […]

Open position: Professorship for “Science and Society/Public Science” – Deadline 03 June 2022

The ZI Hermann von Helmholtz-Zentrum für Kulturtechnik at the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin and the Museum für Naturkunde, Leibniz Institute for Evolutionary and Biodiversity Research wish to appoint a W3‐S-Professorship for “Science and Society/Public Science” at the earliest convenience. The Museum für Naturkunde Berlin is a world leader in collection-based biodiversity and evolution research and, as Germany’s most […]

Open position: Project officer for the project FOSTER – Deadline 30 June 2022

About ECSA ECSA is an interdisciplinary, non-profit organisation that mainstreams the democratisation of science. It supports the research, design and development of various aspects of citizen science. Among other roles, it carries out research on citizen science, develops communities of practice within the field, and promotes knowledge exchange across Europe. Project tasks FOSTER Building capacity […]

Open position: Project officer for the projects BIO-Agora and ACCTING – Deadline 05 June 2022

About ECSA ECSA is an interdisciplinary, non-profit organisation that mainstreams the democratisation of science. It supports the research, design and development of various aspects of citizen science. Among other roles, it carries out research on citizen science, develops communities of practice within the field, and promotes knowledge exchange across Europe. Project tasks BIO-Agora / ACCTING […]

Open position: Citizen Science Coordinator – Deadline 25 May 2022

Duties and Responsibilities The post holder will work closely with the Head of Research Liaison to support the day to day running of the Office for Open Science & Scholarship and develop the service to maintain the growth and development of Citizen Science in the university. The post holder will be required to provide support […]

PhD fellowship in Marine Ecology – Deadline 15 June 2022

A four-year PhD fellowship in marine ecology is available at the Faculty of Biosciences and Aquaculture, Nord University (Bodø, Norway) from July 1, 2022. The position will include a 25% teaching load. FBA invites applications from outstanding candidates for a four-year PhD fellowship within the project: “Marine Fish Larvae Dynamics (MarFild) – Can pelagic larvae of benthic invertebrates buffer […]

Postdoc “Co-evolution of gut microbiota and immune cells during ageing in killifish” – Deadline 31 May 2022

The Leibniz Institute on Aging – Fritz Lipmann Institute (FLI) in Jena is a federal and state government-funded research institute and member of the Leibniz Association (Leibniz-Gemeinschaft). FLI’ s internationally visible and highly competitive research is focused on understanding the mechanisms of aging and associated age-related diseases. Scientists from over 40 countries are currently investigating […]

4-OCEANS Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Geometric & Traditional Morphometrics – Deadline 12 June 2022

NTNU is a broad-based university with a technical-scientific profile and a focus in professional education. The university is located in three cities with headquarters in Trondheim. At NTNU, 9,000 employees and 42,000 students work to create knowledge for a better world. You can find more information about working at NTNU and the application process here. About the position […]

Deadline Extended: PostDoc position: Ploidy and inheritance genetics of Atlantic salmon – Deadline 12 June 2022

At the Institute of Marine Research (IMR), a 3-year Post Dr. position is available for work with ploidy and inheritance genetics of salmonids. The position will be linked to a NFR project addressing the production-related challenges of triploid Atlantic salmon, primarily developmental genetics, inbreeding and aberrant inheritance in triploid fish. The position is affiliated with […]

Open position: Endangered Species Review Biologist – Deadline when position is filled

Description  The Massachusetts Department of Fish & Game works to preserve the state’s natural resources and people’s right to conservation of those resources, as protected by Article 97 of the Massachusetts Constitution. To carry out this mission, the Department exercises responsibility over the Commonwealth’s marine and freshwater fisheries, wildlife species, plants, and natural communities, as well as the […]

Webinar: Integrating Climate Change into Marine Protected Area (MPA) Management Plans – 06 July 2022, Online

Presented by: Vincenzo Corelli of l’Institut national de la recherche scientifique Date/Time: Wednesday, July 6, 1 pm US EDT/10 am US PDT/5 pm UTC Description: The highly dynamic shifts in species distributions and transformations of marine ecosystems due to climate change present significant management challenges to marine protected areas (MPAs). While climate change projections can be incorporated […]

Call for Abstracts: 2nd Climate Observation Conference – Deadline 01 June 2022, Online

Climate observations are of fundamental importance for reconstructing, monitoring, understanding, attributing, predicting, projecting, mitigating, and adapting to climate change. They are instrumental for assessments and policy implementations, such as the IPCC and the 2015 Paris Agreement. The need for systematic climate observations is increasing with the growing urgency for adaptation and mitigation measures that can […]

Open position: Research Leader in Marine Ecology – Deadline 27 May 2022

The Marine Ecology group, Climate and Environment division The Climate and Environment division consists of three new research departments: Environmental and climate challenges, Biotechnology and circular economy, and Climate system. There are currently a total of 11 research groups in the division. Environmental and climate challenges is the largest department with over 90 researchers / […]

Open position: Permanent Service for Mean Sea Level (PSMSL) Data Manager – Deadline 17 June 2022

National Oceanography Centre, Liverpool Fixed term appointment (2 years) Full time (37 hours per week) £29,647   Who are we? We are the National Oceanography Centre (NOC) – the UK’s centre of excellence for oceanographic sciences. We are a national research organisation, delivering integrated marine science and technology from the coast to the deep ocean. […]

Open position: Researcher Benthic Ecology – Deadline 09 June 2022

National Oceanography Centre, Southampton Fixed term appointment (3 years) Full time (37 hours per week) £36,860   Who are we? We are the National Oceanography Centre (NOC) – the UK’s centre of excellence for oceanographic sciences. We are a national research organisation, delivering integrated marine science and technology from the coast to the deep ocean. […]

Open position: Marine Economist – Deadline 12 June 2022

National Oceanography Centre, Southampton Fixed term appointment (3 years) Full time (37 hours per week) £36,860 – £40,436   Who are we? We are the National Oceanography Centre (NOC) – the UK’s centre of excellence for oceanographic sciences. We are a national research organisation, delivering integrated marine science and technology from the coast to the […]

Open position: Fisheries stock assessment scientist – Deadline 06 June 2022

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 […]

Open position: European coordinator – JERICO-RI – Deadline 08 June 2022

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 […]

PostDoc position in feed ingredients for the production of a more sustainable salmon – Deadline 16 June 2022

Nofima has a vacant postdoctoral position associated with the Department of Nutrition and Feed Technology which will commence in early autumn 2022, and with a duration of 24 months. The place of work is Ås or Bergen. We are looking for a dedicated and enthusiastic colleague to work in the Research Council of Norway’s Millennial […]

Tenure Track position: Planktobiome – Role of the microbiome in the dynamics of plankton and algal blooms in lakes – Deadline 14 June 2022

The French National Research Institute for Agriculture, Food, and the Environment (INRAE) is a public research establishment under the dual authority of the Ministry of Agriculture and the Ministry of Research. It is a community of 12,000 people with more than 200 research units and 42 experimental units located throughout France. The institute is among […]

PhD position: Analyze the offshore sedimentary record of past tsunamis and reconstruct a tsunami event stratigraphy for the Shetland Islands – Deadline 10 June 2022

Job description We offer a 4-year PhD researcher position to analyze the offshore sedimentary record of past tsunamis and reconstruct a tsunami event stratigraphy for the Shetland Islands. The PhD researcher will use a combination of marine geological research techniques, such as multibeam bathymetric mapping, sub-bottom and high-resolution reflection seismic profiling, and sediment (vibro)coring, followed […]

EMB Third Thursday Science Webinar – 16 June 2022, Online

On Thursday 16 June 2022, EMB is hosting its 21th Third Thursday Science webinar on the topic ‘New developments in research vessel capabilities and technology’. This webinar will build on the science presented in EMB’s Position Paper 25 on ‘European Research Vessels: Current Status and Foreseeable Evolution’, and will include a talk from Per Wilhelm Nieuwejaar, Project […]

How to engage with the Mission “Restore our Ocean and Waters by 2030″ – 13 – 14 June 2022, Marseille, France and online

The hybrid high-level Conference ‘How to engage with the Mission “Restore our Ocean and Waters by 2030” – A Mediterranean Lighthouse’ will gather a wide range of stakeholders, including youth to discuss how to engage with the Mission 4Restore our Ocean and Waters by 2030′ and its Mediterranean lighthouse. The event will focus on the […]

Call for Session: ASSW 2023 Science Symposium – Deadline 05 June 2022

Never before has the Arctic experienced such a high pressure by human impact either by local environmental disturbances or by global climate change leading to long-term changes and massive challenges to the resistance and resilience of polar ecological systems and Arctic societies. The Arctic Science Summit Week 2023 will bring together scientists, Indigenous people, Arctic […]

Seaweed Around the Clock – 2 June 2022, Online

‘Seaweed Around the Clock’ is the second edition of the largest global seaweed event uniting people and businesses of all backgrounds in order to talk about the growing seaweed industry. It will be all about raising awareness, showcasing innovations and funding organic seaweed farming. The objective: with the support of the non-profit Seaweed First, the […]

All-Atlantic Ocean Research Forum 2022 – 31 May – 2 June 2022, Brasilia, Brazil and online & 12 – 14 July 2022, Washington, DC, United States and online

The All-Atlantic Ocean Research Alliance 2022 Forum will be co-hosted by the United States and Brazil, in collaboration with the European Commission, over two events between May and July 2022. From May 31-June 2, Brasilia will host the Scientific Event in a hybrid form. This event will focus on scientific meetings and side events amongst […]

PhD position on restoration of marine animal forests and the role of associated microbiome – Deadline 06 June 2022

A 30-months PhD position is offered at the Natural History Museum in Vienna (NHMW). The successful candidate will enrol for PhD studies at the University of Vienna and become a member of the Vienna Doctoral School of Ecology and Evolution (VDSEE). The position should start as early as July 2022, but not later than October 2022. The position is […]

Open position: Molecular Biology data assistant – Deadline 20 June 2022

Job description THE DEPARTMENT The Department of Marine Microbiology and Biogeochemistry (MMB) studies microbial communities and their functioning in all types of marine environments, from estuaries to the deep ocean, from tropical coral reefs to polar regions, and from the present to the past. The department has well-equipped laboratories for molecular analyses and state-of-the-art facilities for […]

Open position: Scientist in “Modelling anthropogenic impacts on North Sea food webs” – Deadline 05 June 2022

Background Our coastal seas are increasingly exposed to the influence of human activities that change the ecosystem’s structure and function. As part of the collaborative project CREATE (“Concepts for Reducing the Effects of Anthropogenic pressures and uses on marine Ecosystems and on Biodiversity “) of the German Marine Research Alliance, we are investigating this change […]

UN Ocean Decade Satellite Activity: Resilient aquatic food systems for a productive ocean – 01 June 2022, Online

WorldFish leads the 2030 Research and Innovation Strategy ‘Aquatic Foods for Healthy People and Planet,’ which includes a focus on identifying research to policy and investment pathways on aquatic foods and how can they contribute to productive ocean systems for food, nutrition as well as livelihood security in Asia, Africa and the Pacific. In celebration of the […]

Open position: Scientific employee “Image based object counting in aquaculture production systems” – Deadline 31 May 2022

Background The Research Group Aquaculture and Marine Biomimetics conducts research in the field of fish nutrition, aquaculture system technology to improve economics and sustainability, species diversification and microalgae production and microalgae based added value products. Tasks The Research Group Aquaculture and Marine Biomimetics is currently coordinating the research project eintitled monitorshrimp, which aims to apply […]

EMB Third Thursday Science Webinar – 19 May 2022, Online

On Thursday 19 May 2022, EMB is hosting its 20th Third Thursday Science webinar on the topic ‘ Critical research needs for informing environmental management of deep-sea mining’. The webinar links to the EMB Working Group who will soon start writing a publication on the topic of ‘Deep Sea and Human Health’ and will feature a […]

Webinar: Applying Behavioral Insights to Improve Marine Conservation – 17 May 2022

Presented by: Claudia Quintanilla and Katie Heffner of Rare Date/Time: Tuesday, May 17, 1 pm US EDT/10 am US PDT/5 pm UTC Description: Environmental challenges are also behavioral challenges; solving them requires behavioral solutions. Rare and its Center for Behavior & the Environment (BE.Center) applies behavioral science to help tackle some of the world’s most pressing environmental […]

CLIVAR-GOOS Workshop: From global to coastal: Cultivating new solutions and partnerships for an enhanced Ocean Observing System in a decade of accelerating change – 15-17 August 2022

Background In order to meet growing societal and scientific demand for climate information, forecasting, and prediction, the ocean observing community — through CLIVAR, GOOS, and partners — have recently conducted major reviews of several regional Ocean Observing Systems (e.g. AtlantOS, TPOS2020, IndOOS-2). Through these reviews communities are recognising the overarching need for: 1) Expansion of long-term observations into the coastal zone, where humans interact with the ocean; […]

Open position: Equity Research Supporter – Marine Biology – Deadline 31 May 2022

Do you want to contribute to sustainable management of the marine environment? Are you passionate about microscopy and taxonomy and the diversity of marine benthic life? Then you are probably the right candidate for this challenging job! Capacities You have a Master’s degree in Science, Biological Sciences, Marine Sciences or equivalent (eg experienced Bachelor). Persons graduating in June […]

Open position: Equity Scientific researcher – Genetic monitoring of the marine ecosystem – Deadline 31 May 2022

Do you want to contribute to sustainable management of our North Sea? Are you passionate about molecular analysis and fascinated by the many possibilities of recent developments in high throughput sequencing for biodiversity research? Then you are probably the right candidate for this challenging job! Capacities You have a Master’s degree in Science, Biological Sciences, Marine Sciences, […]

Open position: Equity Researcher – Marine Ecology – Deadline 31 May 2022

Do you want to contribute to sustainable management of the marine environment? Are you passionate about statistical analyses, large datasets and the many possibilities of R to better understand changes in marine biodiversity? Then you are probably the right candidate for this challenging job! Capacities You have a Master’s degree in Science, Biological Sciences, Marine Sciences or […]

Open position: Scientific collaborator on Marine Ecology and Management – Deadline 06 June 2022

The Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences (RBINS, Belgium) is recruiting a scientific collaborator (M/F/X) in the context of marine multi-use and ecosystem-based marine spatial planning. The new collaborator will be engaged in the currently ongoing UNITED project and in the Marine Plan project, which will start in Autumn 2022. Both projects are funded through […]

PhD researcher in Geology – Deadline 16 June 2022

Context We offer a 4-year PhD researcher position to analyze the offshore sedimentary record to reconstruct a relative sea level (RSL) curve for the Holocene, which is poorly constrained so far for the Shetland Islands, in order to more accurately assess run-up heights of the palaeo-tsunamis. The PhD researcher will use a combination of coastal geological […]

Postdoc position in Gelatinous Zooplankton Genomics – Deadline 31 May 2022

The National Institute of Aquatic Resources, Section for Ocean Life at the Technical University of Denmark offers a 2-year postdoc position within the Villum Centre for Gelatinous Plankton Ecology & Evolution, starting date 15th of Sept. 2022. Responsibilities and qualifications This postdoc position is aimed at addressing pressing questions about the potential rise of gelatinous zooplankton […]

SOLAS Open Science Conference 2022 – 25-29 September 2022, hybrid in Cape Town, South Africa

Register for the early rate, submit your abstract or discussion session proposal, or send an application for travel support by 10 June 2022! • Submit an abstract (talk or poster) here Participants may submit a poster abstract and express their wish to be considered to give a talk (15 min + 5 min for questions) in one of […]

Deadline Extended: PostDoc Position: LC-MS Analytical Chemist – Deadline 22 May 2022

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 Earth system modelling of Coastal “Blue Carbon” Vegetated Ecosystems for CO2 Removal and Climate Change Mitigation – Deadline 17 June 2022

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 […]

Deadline Extended: PostDoc Position: Marine Natural Product Chemist – Deadline 22 May 2022

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 […]

Mandy Joye joins Dive In with Liz and Sylvia – May 26 2022, Online

Samantha “Mandy” Joye is an American oceanographer who is well known for her work studying the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill. She is a professor (Athletic Association Professor in Arts and Sciences) at the University of Georgia in the Department of Marine Sciences.  Joye has made fundamental contributions in ocean biogeochemistry and microbial ecology, and is […]

PhD position to investigate Benthic iron cycling in fjord environments – Deadline 30 June 2022

The Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences is a world-class research institute with more than 250 scientists and scientific collaborators covering a wide range of disciplines from biology to geology, oceanography to taxonomy, and palaeontology to ecology. Research at RBINS is used to support national and international decision-makers, which enables our researchers to have a direct impact […]

Save Our Seas Small Grants Open – Deadline 14 June 2022

The Save Our Seas Foundation (SOSF) offers a series of grants dedicated to research, conservation and education projects worldwide. Keystone Grant and Small Grant projects should integrate at least two of these components and focus on charismatic marine megafauna, particularly sharks, rays and skates. Application window (online form): Stage I: from 19 April to 14 June 2022, […]

PhD position: Developing meaningful marine biodiversity indicators to support conservation – Deadline 20 May 2022

Project description At the base of marine food webs, changes in plankton communities affect ecosystem services, including climate change mitigation and fisheries yield. A suite of plankton indicators, developed in collaboration with policy-makers, are used to assess aspects of plankton diversity, functioning, and productivity for UK/EU biodiversity policy. There is now an urgent need to […]

PhD position at the research division Dynamics of the Ocean Floor, GEOMAR – Deadline 31 May 2022

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 climate uncertainty and CO2 removal (CDR) interlinkage assessment using Earth system modelling and statistical analyses – Deadline 14 June 2022

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 […]

Coastal Summer School 2022 Estuaries of the Future – Deadline 31 May 2022

General Information River-Sea Systems, covering whole river basins and the coastal waters that they influence, are of major importance for food and energy production, transport, and societal wellbeing. Complex and dynamic, they are experiencing natural and anthropogenic pressures – at local, regional and global scales – through pollution, hydraulic engineering, water supply, energy, food control […]

Workshop on Surface Ocean Lower Atmosphere Study in Southeast Asia Workshop 31 May 2022, Online

SOLAS together with the Centre for IDEA and the Marine Ecosystem Research Centre (EKOMAR), Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia is organising an online workshop on Surface Ocean Lower Atmosphere Study in Southeast Asia on 31 May 2022, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm (UTC+8). This workshop aims to introduce and discuss SOLAS’s related research and activities among the […]

Urbino Summer School in Paleoclimatology – Deadline 05 June 2022

Course Description The summer school of the USSP consortium focuses on past climate dynamics with special emphasis on the analysis of long-term carbon cycling and its implications in the understanding of present and future climates. USSP integrates lectures, symposia, field trips, and exercises on the many different areas of paleoclimatology including biogeochemical cycling, paleoceanography, continental […]

EMB Third Thursday Science Webinar – 19 May 2022, Online

On Thursday 19 May 2022, EMB is hosting its 20th Third Thursday Science webinar on the topic ‘ Critical research needs for informing environmental management of deep-sea mining’. The webinar links to the EMB Working Group who will soon start writing a publication on the topic of ‘Deep Sea and Human Health’ and will feature a […]

European Research and Innovation Days 2022 – 28 – 29 September 2022, Online

European Research and Innovation Days is the European Commission’s annual flagship Research and Innovation event, bringing together policymakers, researchers, entrepreneurs and the public to debate and shape the future of research and innovation in Europe and beyond. This year’s European Research and Innovation Days gives you the opportunity to discuss and shape new solutions to […]

5th International Symposium on the Ocean in a High CO2 World – 13 – 16 September 2022, Lima, Peru and online

The 5th Symposium on the Ocean in a High-CO2 World is being organized by the Pedro Ruiz Gallo National University in cooperation with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA). The 5th symposium will maintain the traditional focus of the four previous symposia and look at Ocean acidification and associated impacts on marine organisms, ecosystems, and […]

Ocean Week high-level event: There is no Ocean B – 13 June 2022, Online

Under the umbrella of Ocean Week, NGOs’ high-level event brings together decision makers and relevant stakeholders to discuss what can be done at EU level to protect and conserve our ocean and its ecosystems. “There is no Ocean B. What we Must do to Restore our Blue Planet”, invites you to: Discover collective actions you—EU […]

Ocean Decade Laboratories on small fish and fjord research – 1 June 2022, Online

On 1 June, the University of Bergen presents two Ocean Decade Laboratories as part of our contribution to the UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development. Both labs are virtual, free, and open to all interested parties. The first lab deals with the impact of small fish to secure sustainability and improve nutrition in […]

EMD Side-event | SEA’TIES – BLUE CITIES ROUND TABLE – 18 May 2022, 10 AM, Ravenna, Italy and online

In order to foster new international relationships during Covid-19, Den Helder decided to start a new series of meetings by the name of Sea’Ties – Blue Cities Round Table as a side-event to the EMD. The mayors of Ravenna, Cork and Brest have embraced this initiative. The Blue Cities Round Table meeting is inspired by […]

Ships and Platforms of Opportunities – CALL ARCTIC 2023 – Deadline 15 June 2022

Background ARICE’s overall aim is to provide Europe with better capacities for marine-based research in the ice-covered Arctic Ocean with the existing polar fleet. In this context, ARICE has provided researchers with transnational access to a set of six research icebreakers in two calls for proposals. Another main goal of ARICE is to use the increase […]

Become a Bioeconomy Youth Ambassador – Deadline 13 June 2022

Are you between 18 and 35 years old and have experience or strong interest in bioeconomy and/or bioeconomy related fields (food systems, forestry, climate change…)? Would you like to contribute to the sustainable and circular transition of Europe? Apply here by 13 June 2022 to join the European Comission’s Bioeconomy Youth Ambassadors programme. via EUC […]

Deadline Extended: Open Position: Senior researcher – fish health and welfare – Deadline 31 May 2022

About the position The Integrative Fish Biology group is looking for a Senior Researcher to reinforce its strategic development within the sustainable aquaculture solutions. You will be integrated in a forward-looking and dynamic fish biology research team, working closely with relevant expertise (cross- groups/departments) on research and innovation of high value for the aquaculture industry. […]

Open Position: Chemical Analyst – Deadline 13 May 2022

The department Estuarine and Delta Systems (EDS) of the Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research (NIOZ), is looking for a Chemical Analyst (parttime) THE DEPARTMENT The department of Estuarine and Delta Systems research (EDS, NIOZ-Yerseke) studies how the interplay between biota, hydrodynamics, sediment dynamics and biochemistry shapes the estuarine, deltaic and coastal environments in the context […]

Blue-Cloud at European Maritime Day EMD 2022 – 19 May 2022, Ravenna, Italy & Online

The European Green Deal and its key objectives require actions, investments, stakeholder input and also public/private support. The new approach for a sustainable blue economy presented by the Commission in May 2021 highlighted the opportunities offered by blue economy in the context of the green recovery. European Maritime Day EMD 2022 will be the occasion […]

PostDoc fellowship DNA metabarcoding marine communities in the scope of ATLANTIDA – Deadline 20 May 2022

It is now open a call for applications for one post-doctoral research fellowships ((BIPD1/ATLANTIDA-CBMA/2022) in the framework of the R&D project “ATLANTIDA – Platform for the monitoring of the North Atlantic Ocean and tools for the sustainable exploitation of marine resources”, reference, NORTE-01-0145-FEDER-000040, cofunded by NORTE2020 through the European Regional Development Fund (FEDER), under the […]

Introductory Webinar: Monitoring Aquatic Vegetation with Remote Sensing – July 12, 14, & 19, 2022, Online

DESCRIPTION Aquatic vegetation (AV) provides a habitat for numerous small invertebrate and fish species. Kelp forests, for example, are the dominant coastal ecosystem in temperate waters. The presence of AV in coastal waters is a normal occurrence, as it is an important component of the natural marine environment. Nevertheless, in the last decades, the appearance […]

PhD in Innovative Technologies and Sustainable Use of Mediterranean Sea Fishery and Biological Resources (FishMed-PhD) – Deadline 09 June 2022

Research topics Marine microbial metagenomes: study of microbial metagenomes from marine organisms (holobionts) and environments as indicators of ecosystems and organism health and functionalities Marine environment: relationship between environment and organisms; autecology and synecology, biological cycles of the species being harvested, and food webs Modeling gene regulation, biomineralization, growth, and population dynamics in marine calcifiers […]

Call for Papers: ‘Assessing Social Change and Ranking Outcomes in Support of Ecosystem-Based Management – Deadline 18 July 2022

There is widespread recognition that ecosystems are socioecological in nature, as well as an impetus to assess ecosystem status against explicit socially defined goals and objectives using indicators of performance. Recognizing that management must focus not only on ecological aspects, but also on the social, cultural, and economic outcomes, the concept of Ecosystem-based Management is […]

Call for Bids to Host 3rd IMBeR Open Science Conference in 2024 – Deadline 01 June 2022

IMBeR is seeking a host for its next Open Science Conference – Future Oceans3 – which will be held in 2024. The five-day conference will be preceded by two days of workshops and will provide a focus for the integration and synthesis of IMBeR research activities with the goal of providing new understanding and quantification of […]

PhD in Future Earth, Climate Change and Societal Challenges – Deadline 09 June 2022

Bologna University are hosting a PhD programme in “Future Earth Climate Change and societal challenges” The program address a wide spectrum of issues linked to Climate Change: from natural (including physics, chemistry and ecology of the oceans) to human sciences. Further details can be found here, or in the Programme website. via Bologna University Have […]

Post-doctoral researcher in climate modelling of the Arctic Cryosphere – Deadline 15 May 2022

Based in Canada, York University are looking for a post-doctoral researcher with technical expertise in the cryosphere and climate modelling to provide climate model projections of key cryosphere variables (snow, freshwater ice, sea ice) and their drivers (temperature, precipitation) at the regional and community-level scales across the Canadian Arctic that can be used to better […]

Postdoctoral Fellow: Ocean, Economy, Livelihoods – Deadline 10 May 2022

This is a one-year post-doctoral opportunity to support Dr. Sherry Pictou, supervisor, in a Tier 2 Canada Research Chair research program in Indigenous Governance with a focus on gender roles in Indigenous Ocean/water governance, supported by the Ocean, Economy and Livelihood projects in the Nippon Foundation Ocean Nexus Program. The aim of this position is […]

Open Call for Applications to the SOLAS SSC – Deadline 20 May 2022

SOLAS welcomes nominations to its international Scientific Steering Committee (SSC) for a term starting on 1st January 2023. The SSC functions as the central decision-making body for SOLAS and sets the scientific direction and priorities with support from the SOLAS International Project Office (IPO). It reflects the broad diversity of the SOLAS community in terms […]

Open position: CIMAR PIFSC Supervisory Coral Reef Researcher – Deadline 10 May 2022

Job Summary Regular, Full-Time, RCUH Non-Civil Service position with the School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology (SOEST), Cooperative Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Research (CIMAR), located at the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center (PIFSC) in Honolulu, Hawai‘i.  Continuation of employment is dependent upon program/operational needs, satisfactory work performance, […]

Open position CRI Coral Reef Ecologist – Deadline 12 May 2022

Provide expertise to the Reef Resilience Coordinator to manage the Territory’s bleaching and disease response and provide timely information to Territorial managers on any event affecting coral reef benthos, such as bleaching, crown-of-thorns, tsunamis, hurricanes, or disease outbreaks. Provide expert opinion and make recommendations for management actions. Write proposals as needed in conjunction with the Reef Resilience Coordinator. Facilitate […]

Postdoc position in ocean biology data processing and evaluation – Deadline 20 May 2022

The Goddard Earth Sciences Technology and Research II (GESTAR II) consortium at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) invites applications for a postdoctoral position in the Ocean Ecology Laboratory (Code 616) at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center. The lab conducts research on ocean ecosystems and the interactions between Earth’s chemical cycles and life. The laboratory primarily manages “ocean color” data […]

Susan Brawley joins Dive In with Liz and Sylvia – May 12, 2022

Description Susan Brawley is a marine ecologist at the School of Marine Sciences at the University of Maine and is known for her research on algae, especially algal reproduction.  Brawley’s early research examined the biology of the brown algae Fucus and macroalgal reproductive ecology, and the role of grazers in determining community structure on coral […]

SEArica Conference on Blue Skills – 23 May 2022

SEArica Vice-Chair Ms Carmen Avram warmly invites you to the SEArica Conference on Blue Skills, taking place online on Monday 23 May 2022 from 14.00 to 16.00 (Brussels time). The event is organised in the framework of the Seas, Rivers, Islands and Coastal Areas (SEArica) Intergroup of the European Parliament, together with the the support of the Conference of Peripheral Maritime Regions. […]

2nd International Ocean Health Symposium – 29 – 31 Augustus 2022, Kiel, Germany

The 2nd Symposium is hosted by Kiel Marine Science (KMS) at Kiel University and GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre as an in-person event in Kiel, Germany. You can pre-register your expression of interest until 15 May 2022. Click here for more information. via GEOMAR Have any news or opportunity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to […]

ICYMARE 2022 – 13 – 16 September 2022, Bremerhaven, Germany

The International Conference for Young Marine Researchers (ICYMARE) will take place from 13 to 16 September 2022 as an in-person event in Bremerhaven, Germany. You can submit your abstract and present your research as a talk or a poster in one of the more than 30 sessions of ICYMARE 2022. The deadline is 31 May […]

MSP Stakeholder Conference – Planning for the future of Europe’s Marine Space – 14 – 15 June 2022, Brest, France

The MSP Stakeholder Conference, on ‘Planning for future of Europe’s Marine Space‘ will be organized back-to-back with the 22nd Meeting of the Member States Expert Group (MSEG) on MSP. The aim of the conference is to review the progress and achievements in relation to MSP since the adoption of the MSP Directive in 2014 and […]

Ocean-Observing Co-Design Workshop – 7 – 9 June 2022, Online

The Ocean Observing Co-Design Programme will host an online Ocean Decade Co-Design Workshop on June 7, 8 and 9. This workshop will kick-start the development of transformative co-design processes and will shape plans for advancing co-design projects. You will hear lessons learnt from co-design across GOOS and other sectors. Teams will work on the development […]

Webinar: Blue Heritage – The Role of Ocean Art and Culture in Ocean Science and Management – 7 June 2022, Online

It is important to give attention to the human-cultural dimension of the Ocean and its use. Learn more from the experts at the ‘Blue Heritage: The Role of Ocean Art and Culture in Ocean Science and Management’ webinar on June 7th. Click here to register. via OOH Have any news or opportunity in ocean sciences […]

Webinar: Expanding ocean data interoperability between Europe and Asia – 11 May 2022, Online

The webinar on ‘Expanding ocean data interoperability between Europe and Asia’, organized by EMODnet, will take place on the 11th of May at 11am (CEST/GMT+2). This is an event organized in the framework of the international EMOD-PACE and CEMDnet Ocean data partnership projects and an approved satellite activity of the UN Ocean Decade laboratory “A […]

Open PhD position from Ca’ Foscari University of Venice at CNR ISMAR, Venice, Italy – Deadline 13 May 2022

A call for a PhD-position in Venice on the topic ‘Long term monitoring of the Western Mediterranean water masses using autonomous vehicles‘ is now open. The successful candidate will analyze the data coming from the glider SMART missions and other glider missions that are available in the northwestern Mediterranean. The SMART (Sardinia – MAllorca Repeated […]

Call for Papers: Rising tides for early career scientists

Rising tides – voices from the new generation of marine scientists looking at the horizon 2050 is a new collection of articles, jointly developed by ICES Strategic Initiative on Integration of Early Career Scientists (SIIECS) and ICES Journal of Marine Science. The new collection is dedicated to and will be written by early career scientists. […]

SOSF Small Grant applications open for 2023 – Deadline 14 June 2022

The SOSF Small Grant application for the 2023 funding cycle is now open, with a deadline of 14 June 2022, at 18:00 CET. The Small Grant is designed for short (12- to 18-month) and small projects (grants average US$5,000) dedicated to early career scientists (within five years of a degree being awarded). Aimed at original […]

CommOcean 2022 – 29 November – 1 December 2022, Sète, France

The European Marine Board Communication Panel (EMBCP) and the University of Montpellier will organize the 5th international marine science communications conference: CommOCEAN 2022. This conference, organized as a hybrid event, will take place in Sète (France) and will be hosted by the University of Montpellier (member of French Marine Universities Network), and the MARBEC Research […]

Brown Bag Lunch N°5 on Offshore Groundwater – 13 June 2022, Scotland House in Brussels, Belgium

On Monday 13 June 2022, EMB is hosting its 5th Brown Bag Lunch on the topic of ‘Offshore freshened Groundwater: An unconventional water resource in coastal regions‘. This event includes lunch, offered by EMB, followed by a presentation from Prof. Aaron Micalef, Senior Scientist at the GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre in Kiel, Germany, and ending with […]

European Maritime Day – 19 – 20 May 2022, Ravenna, Italy and Online

At European Maritime Day, on 19 May 2022 at 14:00 CEST, the EMB Secretariat is co-organizing a workshop on ‘Exploring the future of MSP in the light of the European Green Deal‘, together with Eurisy and CORILA. The workshop will discuss what would need to be included in the processes of implementation of the European […]

Open Position: Associate Senior Lecturer in Ecosystem Science – Deadline 16 May 2022

The University of Gothenburg tackles society’s challenges with diverse knowledge. 56 000 students and 6 600 employees make the university a large and inspiring place to work and study. Strong research and attractive study programmes attract scientists and students from around the world. With new knowledge and new perspectives, the University contributes to a better […]

Open Position: Non-Tenure Track Visiting Assistant Professor in Biology (Marine and Ecology) – Deadline Open until filled

Recruitment #: F2206 Review Date: Review begins 05/16/22 | Open until filled Department: Natural Sciences and Mathematics Division Annual Salary Rate:  $45,000 – $57,000 [CBA Article 16] Job Summary: Western Oregon University, a regional public university on the quarter system, seeks applicants for the position of Visiting Assistant Professor (Non-Tenure Track) in Biology for academic year 2022-23, with possibility […]

Open Position: Permanent Researcher position in ice sheet modelling in Bergen, Norway – Deadline 15 May 2022

About NORCE Climate & Environment division The position will be placed within the Climate and Environment division at NORCE that has approximately 160 researchers. About half of the department is dedicated to climate studies conducting both basic and applied research on the past, present and future climate system, on anthropogenic climate change and its impact […]

Open Position: Senior researcher – fish health and welfare – Deadline 10 May 2022

About the position The Integrative Fish Biology group is looking for a Senior Researcher to reinforce its strategic development within the sustainable aquaculture solutions. You will be integrated in a forward-looking and dynamic fish biology research team, working closely with relevant expertise (cross- groups/departments) on research and innovation of high value for the aquaculture industry. […]