NASA ARSET Online Training: Hyperspectral Data for Land and Coastal Systems

Dates: Jan 19, 26, & Feb 2, 2021 Time: 11:00-12:30 EST (Session A) or 16:00-17:30 EST (Session B) Hyperspectral data presents a unique opportunity to characterize specific vegetation types and biogeochemical processes across the land and oceans. Applications of hyperspectral data include plant species identification, invasive species management, assessment of phytoplankton functional types, mapping of wetlands and […]

Apply now for an ESA student internship

The next round of internship opportunities at ESA is now published and opportunities will remain open until 10 December 2020. Internships last from three to six months and opportunities are available in engineering, science, IT, natural/social sciences, business and administration services. You can browse this year’s opportunities directly on our recruitment website. Then simply create your candidate […]

IFREMER 12 Post-Doc Contracts on marine science and ocean protection

12 Post-Doc Contracts on marine science and ocean protection Ifremer | France | Deadline: 19 Jan 2021 For the year 2021, Ifremer offers a dozen post-doctoral contracts for a period of 18 months to researchers proposing innovative projects that are consistent with the three main themes below: Protect and restore the ocean. Sustainably use marine […]

SeaSketch (UC@Santa Barbara, CA, USA) is hiring!

SeaSketch (UC@Santa Barbara, CA, USA) is hiring! We are looking for a talented Lead Geospatial Developer to lead the development of reporting tools for SeaSketch. The Geospatial Developer will work with clients to gather requirements for SeaSketch reporting tools, gather and process data for projects, and implement geostatistical reporting analytics and data visualizations. Working with […]

PhD opportunity: coralline algae – coral larvae settlement interactions and reef restoration

We have an exciting opportunity for two PhD students to work on a research project on coralline algae – coral larvae interactions. We would appreciate if you can pass this information to potential students. Thank you! Guillermo PhD Scholarship to work on coral larvae – coralline algae interactions in the context of coral reef restoration […]

Upcoming events, Miscellaneous and Job advertisements – Varia by SOLAS

Upcoming events 1st EuroSea Anniversary Webinar, 10:00-12:00 CET, 20 November 2020. More information here. 5th Xiamen Symposium on Marine Environmental Sciences (XMAS-V), 11-14 January 2021, online. Register here. EGU General Assembly 2021, 19-30 April 2021, online. More information here. 8th International Symposium on Gas Transfer at Water Surfaces, 18-21 May 2021, Plymouth, United Kingdom. More details here. Tropical Pacific Observing Needs Workshop, 24-26 May 2021, Boulder, USA and/or […]

Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography (ASLO) Fellows Program

The Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography (ASLO) Fellows Program is open for nominations until 13 December 2020. More information here.   via SOLAS Have any news or opportunity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to info_at_nf-pogo-alumni.org

Scientific Committee on Oceanic Research (SCOR) Visiting Scholars Program – Deadline 1 Dec 2020

The Scientific Committee on Oceanic Research (SCOR) Visiting Scholars Program is aiming at supporting Ph.D. level ocean scientists from developed and developing countries to teach short courses and provide extended on-site education and mentorship at developing country institutions. The deadline for applications is 1 December 2020. More information here. via SOLAS Have any news or opportunity in ocean sciences […]

Iron at the Air-Sea Interface Workshop: Registration opens

The workshop on ‘Iron at the Air-Sea Interface’, co-sponsored by SOLAS and organised by GEOTRACES, will be held from 26-30 July 2021 in Asheville, NC, USA. This workshop is dedicated to an improved understanding of how bioaccessible labile iron moves across the ocean-atmosphere interface and become bioavailable for uptake in the ocean at scales important for ocean ecosystems and […]

SOLAS IPO-China: Call for Project Officer

We are pleased to announce that the SOLAS Nodal Project Office based at the State Key Laboratory of Marine Environmental Science (MEL) of Xiamen University, Xiamen, China will be elevated into a full International Project Office (IPO) in January 2021, and led by the Deputy Executive Director of the SOLAS IPO, Dr. Li Li. The dual IPOs of SOLAS will fulfill […]

Copernicus RUS Training: Webinar on “Processing Sentinel-2 data with R” – 19 Nov 20

Processing Sentinel-2 data with R   During this webinar we will show how to access the RUS Copernicus Service and how to download, process, analyse and visualize the free data acquired by the Copernicus satellites. You will be introduced to the Sentinel-2 mission and its characteristics. Moreover, you will learn how to process optical data […]

Senior Research Work Contract at CIIMAR (Porto, Portugal)

Senior Research Work Contract at CIIMAR (Porto, Portugal) – Ref. BLUEBIO4FUTURE/RC/2020-031 Deadline for applications: 30 November 2020 https://www2.ciimar.up.pt/pdfs/jobs/edital_bluebio4future_2020_final_LIG2g_.pdf A competition is open for the attribution of 1 Senior Research Work Contract in the framework of the project BLUEBIO4FUTURE – Blue Biotechnology and Bioengineering for the Current and Future Development of a Blue Bioeconomy in Portugal, […]

Call for Abstract: WCRP-CLIVAR Workshop on Climate Interactions among the Tropical Basins (Online)

The WCRP-CLIVAR Workshop on Climate Interactions among the Tropical Basins is going to be held online on 24-26 February, 2021. We invite researchers to submit their work to be presented during this event, Early Career Scientist are specially encouraged. All submitted abstracts will be poster presentations. This workshop is free of charge but registration is required. Deadline for Abstract Submission: […]

Ph.D. Fellowship in Remote Sensing of Natural Hazards at IVAR (University of the Azores, Portugal)

La Caixa Foundation Ph.D. Fellowship at IVAR (University of the Azores, Portugal): “Developing an Earth Observation-based operational platform to support the prevention, forecasting, and monitoring of natural hazards”https://finder.lacaixafellowships.org/finder?position=3996 via IFPRS Have any news or opportunity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to info_at_nf-pogo-alumni.org

Registration open – Earth Observations for tuna fisheries management workshop series

Earth Observations for Tuna Fisheries Management November – December 2020 Online Details To showcase and increase awareness of Earth observation information for sustainable fisheries management, GEO Blue Planet will be hosting a workshop series focused on the use of Earth observations for sustainable tuna fisheries. GEO Blue Planet invites relevant stakeholders, including those involved in […]

5 Postdoctoral fellowships in MARE-ARDITI – Azores, Portugal

We are looking for prospect candidates to apply for  Arditi postdoctoral fellowships. We seek motivated candidates interested in developing research in the themes of biodiversity, conservation, marine experimental ecology and computer science at  MARE – Centro de Ciências do Mar e do Ambiente (MARE-Madeira). Our research team gathers knowledge and experience in designing and implementing underwater and intertidal […]

ICRS Science Communication Fellowship

The ICRS Science Communication Fellowship is a new award for an ICRS member at any career stage in any type of position (e.g., academic, NGO, government, private sector, other) to gain science communication skills through a workshop, course, internship, or some other equivalent experience. Examples are listed on the application form at http://coralreefs.org/awards-and-honors/science-communication-fellowship/. In this […]

SOLAS Open Science Conference 2022, 25-30 September 2022, Cape Town (South Africa) and online

The 8th SOLAS Open Science Conference has been announced for 25-30 September 2022. During the OSCs, SOLAS scientists debate pressing science questions during discussion sessions, brain storm about new initiative during targeted workshops or bring together Early Career Scientists. This edition of the conference is being organised as a hybrid event in Cape Town, South Africa. […]

GIS programmer analyst opportunity in the University of California at Santa Cruz’s Coastal Resilience Lab

DESCRIPTION The Institute of Marine Sciences<https://ims.ucsc.edu/> (https://ims.ucsc.edu/)at the University of California at Santa Cruz (UCSC) invites applications for a GIS programmer analyst. The GIS programmer analyst will work under the supervision of Drs. Michael Beck and Borja Reguero in the UCSC Coastal Resilience Lab<https://www.coastalresiliencelab.org/> (https://www.coastalresiliencelab.org/) and will help assess flood risk and the benefits of […]

PostDoc Opportunity: Modelling the effects of climate change extremes on Caribbean biodiversity

Title of the project: Coastal Biodiversity Resilience to Increasing Extreme Events in the Caribbean Principal Investigators: Dr. Miguel Araujo CSIC-MNCN; Dr. Ana Rey CSIC-MNCN; Dr. Rosa Maria Roman-Cuesta, CIFOR BACKGROUND Central America (CA) (Mesoamerica + Caribbean) has faced increased exposure to damaging climate extreme events. This region has long been dubbed the miner’s canary of climate change […]

Call for a Junior Post-Doc – Azorean Biodiversity Group (Azores Islands, Portugal)

Dear colleagues, The Azorean Biodiversity Group has an open Junior Post-Doc position (Ph.D defended after 2014) for the project “Developing integrative biodiversity assessments to monitor global change impacts on biodiversity”, coordinated by Paulo A. V. Borges. Global conservation targets are needed to halt biodiversity loss by 2020 (UN Convention on Biological diversity, CBD, Aichi Target 12; UN Sustainable […]

Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute – 2021 POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM

Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute 2021 POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM Applications for the postdoctoral fellowship program at the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI) are currently being accepted. MBARI is dedicated to the development of state-of-the-art instrumentation, systems, and methods supporting scientific research in the oceans. Ongoing programs at MBARI span marine robotics, ocean physics, chemistry, […]

Job opportunities at the Biosphere 2 Ocean mesocosm (University of Arizona)

We are pleased to announce two positions at the Biosphere 2 Ocean mesocosm (University of Arizona): 1)  Manager, Life Support Systems and Water Quality The Life Support Systems/Water Quality Manager shall assist the Deputy Director in supervising the daily operation and maintenance of all aquatic animal Life Support Systems (LSS) and Water Quality (WQ) equipment, […]

MSc in marine habitat mapping

MSc position in marine habitat mapping funded in part through Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) and based at the Department of Ocean Sciences (https://www.mun.ca/osc/) of Memorial University of Newfoundland (MUN) in St. John?s, NL, Canada. Requirements for the position include: ? B.Sc. in marine biology/ecology or a related discipline (e.g. oceanography, geography) Desirable skills/experience for the position include: […]

Postdoctoral Researcher & Graduate Student Positions on Remote Sensing of Lake Drawdowns and Cyanobacteria Blooms- University of Massachusetts Amherst (MA, USA)

Postdoctoral Researcher & Graduate Student Positions Remote Sensing of Lake Drawdowns and Cyanobacteria Blooms University of Massachusetts Amherst Application deadline: 30 Nov 2020 Start date: Summer/Fall 2021 Overview We are seeking applications for a postdoctoral researcher and a PhD-level graduate student to work on a new project investigating sensitivity of lake ecosystems to winter water […]

Data Scientist (m/f/d) Helmholtz Coastal Data Center (HCDC)

The Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht (HZG), in Geesthacht, near Hamburg, and in Teltow, near Berlin, conducts materials and coastal research. For further information please refer to: www.hzg.de ‍HZG is one of the 19 national institutions of the Hermann von Helmholtz Association of German Research Centres e.V. (HGF). Around 1,000 employees carry out basic research and development work in close cooperation with […]

Environmental Data Specialist – Basque Centre for Climate Change

The Basque Centre for Climate Change (BC3) offers a full-time Environmental Data Specialist position in order to support the research activities of Research Line (RL) 5 on Integrated Modelling of Coupled Human-Natural Systems. The RL generates multidisciplinary scientific knowledge from human-nature interdependence to address complex sustainability problems through artificial intelligence (AI). The goal of the RL is to provide […]

Webinar: Networking Friday with Maria Buraimoh, University of Lagos, Akoka, Nigeria – November 20th, 2020, 1-2 PM UTC

On November 20th, 2020, 1-2 PM UTC, Olanike Maria Buraimoh will talk about Circular Economy: A Sustainable And Preventive Strategy For The Alleviation Of Atlantic Ocean Pollution. The major challenges confronting the Ocean is pollution emanating majorly from land due to poor waste management (especially plastics/related polymeric material and other organic wastes). Unfortunately, in the […]

Employment opportunities at JAMSTEC

Dear Madam/Sir, We are happy to announce the recruitment of multiple researchers at JAMSTEC. We would appreciate it if you could share this information with appropriate sections within your institute. ・Principal Researchers (2 positions available) Research Institute for Global Change (RIGC) https://www.jamstec.go.jp/e/work_with_us/jobs/details/ess20201225.html https://www.jamstec.go.jp/e/work_with_us/jobs/details/bioenv20201225.html ・Researcher (Ⅱ) (DKS20-004) Applied Mathematical Science Group, Center for Mathematical Science and […]

Ocean Modeller | Job position at CMCC Foundation, Italy Deadline: 30/11/2020

Ocean Modeller (code 12298) Deadline: 30/11/2020 The CMCC is taking into consideration the possibility to hire a talented, motivated and proactive Ocean Modeller to work in the Ocean Modeling and Data Assimilation Division. This job announcement is a public invitation to express interest for the above mentioned CMCC Position. The location is CMCC headquarter in Bologna, […]

Apply To The Island Innovation Ambassador Program 2021

We are very pleased to announce that we are starting the applications for the Island Innovation Ambassador Program 2021. Please send your application here: https://forms.gle/NovLoebojgyTVFkS8 This year was the first year that we carried out the Ambassadors Program, leading to a very positive impact that we were more than satisfied with! This involved the participation of […]

Scientific Officer for the International Ocean Colour Coordinating Group (IOCCG)

Applications are invited for the position of Scientific Officer for the International Ocean Colour Coordinating Group (IOCCG,  https://ioccg.org/).  The IOCCG is an international scientific committee with representatives from national space agencies and the ocean colour (OC) community.  The group aims to promote the application of remotely sensed OC satellite data (oceans and inland waters) through coordination, training, […]

PostDoc Phytooptics, Alfred Wegener Institute, Germany

Background The tasks of the postdoc position are embedded within two third party funded projects (EnMAP CalVal Water, TypSynSat) related to the German satellite mission EnMAP. The position is based within the Phytooptics Group (section Physical Oceanography of the Polar Seas) which is lead by Prof. Dr. Astrid Bracher. For more informationm, and how to apply see the job […]

PostDoc and Graduate student, NOAA’s Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory /Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, USA

We are seeking a postdoc and a graduate student to join an NSF funded, multi-institutional effort to study ocean carbon cycling in the North Atlantic Ocean using observations from biogeochemical profiling floats and satellites. The postdoc position, based at NOAA’s Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory in conjunction with the MBARI Chemical Sensor Lab, has potential for 2.5 years of support. […]

Assistant/Associate/Full Research Professor in Engineering/Technology

Summary:    Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute at Florida Atlantic University in Ft. Pierce, FL is inviting applications at all professorial levels in the area of ocean engineering and technology. The successful applicant will develop and manage a research program concentrating on prototype development, testing, and scientific application in the field of marine optics. Associated technologies may […]

Several funding opportunities – links by IOCCG

Funding Opportunities Searchable database of grants and fellowships from around the world for Graduate Students, Postdoctoral Students and Early Career Scientists, produced by Johns Hopkins University, Maryland, USA. The databases are updated monthly. Ocean Carbon and Biogeochemistry (OCB) program continually updated list of OCB-relevant federal agency funding opportunities (USA). NASA ROSES-2020 Program Element A.5 Carbon Cycle Science solicits proposals for research focused on […]

Remote Sensing special issue on “Remote Sensing in Aquatic Vegetation Monitoring”

The journal Remote Sensing is offering a special issue on “Remote Sensing in Aquatic Vegetation Monitoring”. Macrophytes provide habitat and food for fish and aquatic invertebrates, and are indicators for changing environmental conditions.   Ship-, air- and spaceborne remote sensing approaches can support inventory and monitoring of macrophytes.  Currently, optical systems are mostly used to analyze spatial, spectral […]

EUMETSAT Online Courses, including The Colour of the Ocean (25 November 2020)

The training team at EUMETSAT is offering a series of online short courses that are open to all interested participants.  On 25 November 2020, Lauren Biermann and Oliver Clements will be offering a course on The Colour of the Oceans, dealing with data from the Ocean and Land Colour Instruments (OLCI) onboard the Sentinel-3 satellites, including data access, […]

Call for Abstracts – Frontiers Research Topic: The Cellular Stress Response and Physiological Adaptations of Corals Subjected to Environmental Stressors and Pollutants

The Guest Editors of this collection encourage interested individuals or groups to submit an abstract to this Research Topic by 26 February 2021. However, please know that abstract submission is not mandatory before sending a manuscript to this Research Topic. NANO member Dr. Yohan Didier Louis was acknowledged as coordinator and contributed to the preparation […]

Call for Contributors: Routledge Handbook of Marine Governance and Global Environmental Change

Dear All, This is a call for chapters for the Routledge Handbook of Marine Governance and Global Environmental Change edited by Paul G. Harris. The Routledge Handbook of Marine Governance and Global Environmental Change will be a unique and comprehensive treatment of marine environmental governance in the Anthropocene. It will explore challenges for governing the marine environment […]

GOBI launches a 6 webinar series to highlight results from the past four years

Between October 2020 and January 2021, the Global Ocean Biodiversity Initiative (GOBI) presents a series of six webinars highlighting results from its 5-year programme of work   In 2016, GOBI secured 5-year funding for a programme of research to use EBSA descriptions as the basis for promoting environmental protection and management for specific areas of the ocean. […]

Second Operational Satellite Oceanography Symposium, 25-27 May 2021, online. Abstract deadline: 1st March 21

Second Operational Satellite Oceanography Symposium A joint meeting co-organised by EUMETSAT & NOAA NESDIS STAR Date: 25-27 May 2021 with optional Training on 28 May 2021 Local: Virtual The Executive Steering and Programme Committees are pleased to invite you to the second international Operational Satellite Oceanography Symposium (OSOS-2) to be held in a virtual format, […]

OceanVisions2021 Summit “Towards a Global Ecosystem for Ocean Solutions” 18-20 May 2021, California (USA) & online

The OceanVisions2021 – Summit entitled “Towards a Global Ecosystem for Ocean Solutions” is co-organized by the researchers at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, Georgia Tech, The Smithsonian Institution, Stanford University, MIT, Woods Hole, Skidaway Institute of Oceanography University of Georgia, Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute, The Georgia Aquarium, Monterey Bay Aquarium and Birch Aquarium at Scripps, […]

All-Atlantic Ocean Research Forum, 3-4 December 2020, online

The 1st digital edition of the All-Atlantic Ocean Research Forum will take place on 3 and 4 December 2020. The event, hosted by the Department of Science and Innovation, South Africa in cooperation with the Directorate-General for Research and Innovation of the European Commission, will digitally bring together ocean leaders, policy-makers, youth, researchers, entrepreneurs, academics, civil society […]

1st International Symposium on Human Health & the Ocean in a Changing World 2020, 2-3 Dec 2020, Monaco & online

The ocean covers more than 70% of the planet’s surface, regulates the Earth’s climate, produces a large proportion of the oxygen in our atmosphere and is the major source of food proteins for over a billion people. However, it is increasingly affected by global changes and degraded marine ecosystems are under persistent and growing risk […]

Are you the next All-Atlantic Ocean Youth Ambassadors? Deadline for applications: 8 Nov 2020

Apply now! We are looking for new All-Atlantic Ocean Youth Ambassadors. Join a great network working for sustainable development and the protection of the Atlantic Ocean. The application for up to two All-Atlantic Ocean Youth Ambassadors from Germany is open until 8 November 2020. 1) What do All-Atlantic Ocean Youth Ambassadors do? All-Atlantic Ocean Youth […]

Call for Decade Actions from the United Nations Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development

CALL FOR DECADE ACTIONS No. 01/2020 IS OPEN! The vision of the United Nations Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development is ‘the science we need for the ocean we want’. To achieve the Ocean Decade vision, a wide range of partners will implement endorsed Decade Actions in the form of programmes, projects or activities […]

Research Technician at the Supercomputer Engineering and Administration group (SEA), Center for Earth Information Science and Technology (CEIST), Research Institute for Value-Added-Information (VAiG) – deadline 06 Nov 2020

Job Opportunity: FY2021 Supercomputer Engineering and Administration group (SEA), Center for Earth Information Science and Technology (CEIST), Research Institute for Value-Added-Information (VAiG) Recruitment of Research Technician (DKS20-003)   Apply by November 06, 2020 at 13:00 in Japan time (The application documents must arrive at JAMSTEC by this date.)   JAMSTEC implemented its fourth mid-to-long-term plan […]

Researcher Position at the Supercomputer Engineering and Administration group (SEA), Center for Earth Information Science and Technology (CEIST), Research Institute for Value-Added-Information (VAiG) – deadline 06 Nov 2020

Job Opportunity: FY2021 Supercomputer Engineering and Administration group (SEA), Center for Earth Information Science and Technology (CEIST), Research Institute for Value-Added-Information (VAiG) Recruitment of Researcher (DKS20-002)   Apply by November 06, 2020 at 13:00 in Japan time (The application documents must arrive at JAMSTEC by this date.)   JAMSTEC implemented its fourth mid-to-long-term plan at […]

Principal Researcher at the Marine Engineering Science Group, Engineering Department, Institute of Marine-Earth Exploration and Engineering (MarE3) – deadline 06 Nov 2020

Job Opportunity: FY2021 Marine Engineering Science Group, Engineering Department, Institute of Marine-Earth Exploration and Engineering (MarE3) Recruitment of Principal Researcher (FKS20-002), JAMSTEC, Japan   Apply by November 6, 2020 at 13:00 in Japan Time (The application documents must arrive at JAMSTEC by this date.)   Marine Engineering Science Group, Engineering Department, Institute of Marine-Earth Exploration […]

Principal Researcher position at the Kochi Institute for Core Sample Research (KOCHI), Institute for Extra-cutting-edge Science and Technology Avant-garde Research (X-star) – deadline 16 Nov 2020

Job Opportunity: FY2021 Kochi Institute for Core Sample Research (KOCHI), Institute for Extra-cutting-edge Science and Technology Avant-garde Research (X-star) Recruitment of Principal Researcher (EKS20-005), JAMSTEC, Japan Apply by November 16, 2020   at 13:00 in Japan Time (The application documents must arrive at JAMSTEC by this date.) The Kochi Institute for Core Sample Research (KOCHI, […]

Workshop The use of Environmental DNA (eDNA) in Marine Environments: Opportunities and Challenges (30 Nov – 03 Dec, online) – deadline 06 Nov 2020

Registration is now open for this upcoming event, organised and hosted by the POGO Biological Observations Task Force. Dates: 30 November – 3 December, 2020 Costs: There is no cost to participate in the workshop. Who should attend?   Scientists, engineers and natural resource managers interested in advancing eDNA/omics  implementation in marine environments.  We encourage early career practitioners […]

Postdoc position – Synergy between ocean observing systems over boundary currents, France – deadline 15 Nov 2020

Postdoc position Title: Synergy between ocean observing systems over boundary currents Description We are looking for a “data scientist” to come and work at LOPS in the Ocean and Climate team. The objective of this postdoc is to develop a new ocean product that will statistically combine complementary information from satellites and in situ ocean […]

Emergency Management – ICS Online Workshop – 29 -30 October 2020 (online)

Dear Sir/Mme, The University of Algarve, the Centre for Marine and Environmental Research and Ambipar Response are pleased to invite you for the online workshop: Incident Command System, which will take place 29th – 30th October 2020, from 16:00 to 18:00 (Lisbon time, GMT+0). This workshop is jointly hosted by the project CIU3A (University Innovation Centre Andaluzia, Alentejo and […]

PhD Opportunities (fully funded) at UMiami RSMAS – Marine and Atmospheric Science

Please see below of opportunities and contact information for faculty that are accepting applications for PhD opportunities (fully funded) at the University of Miami’s Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science: Assistantship Title – Department – Faculty –  Email Iceberg Monitoring from Space OCE Hans Graber hgraber@cstars.miami.edu Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence Applied to Ocean Features OCE Hans Graber hgraber@cstars.miami.edu […]

INCOIS online course – Fishery Oceanography for Future Professionals – 16 -20 November 2020 – deadline 30 October 2020

Click on the image to register via NANO alumnus Have any news or opportunity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to info_at_nf-pogo-alumni.org

Workshop on Societally-Relevant Multi-Year Climate Predictions – June 2-4, 2021 in Boulder, Colorado.

The Workshop on Societally-Relevant Multi-Year Climate Predictions has been rescheduled for June 2-4, 2021 in Boulder, Colorado. The event aims to stimulate research into developing useful multi-year climate predictions, by identifying what can be predicted, what might be predictable, and what needs predicting for a time horizon beyond a year. Abstract submission and registration will reopen in this Fall. Read more… […]

First IS-ENES3 virtual Autumn School on Climate data use for impact assessments – 04 Nov – 10 Dec 2020

The aim of the School is to help researchers make better use of available climate data and knowledge, in order to produce higher quality research outputs and services. This, in turn, will help to combat and adapt to climate change. Other aims are to develop a network of researchers who can turn to each other in […]

WCRP-CLIVAR Workshop on Climate Interactions among the Tropical Basins (Online) – 24-26 Feb 2021

The WCRP-CLIVAR Workshop on Climate Interactions among the Tropical Basins is going to be held online on 24-26 February, 2021. We invite researchers to submit their work to be presented during this event, Early Career Scientist are specially encouraged. All submitted abstracts will be poster presentations. This workshop is free of charge but registration is required. Read more… […]

Remote Sensing for Mangroves in Support of the UN Sustainable Development Goals – Course Dates: November 5, 12, 19

Remote Sensing for Mangroves in Support of the UN Sustainable Development Goals NASA’s Applied Remote Sensing Training Program (ARSET) has opened registration for a new open, online webinar series and all are welcome. Course Dates: November 5, 12, 19 Times: 10:00-11:30 & 15:00-16:30 EST (UTC-5); Register Today! https://go.nasa.gov/32BEucs Understanding mangrove ecosystems and mapping their extent […]

Human Health and the Ocean Symposium to go hybrid – 2 to 3 December 2020

The Symposium will still take place in Monaco in December, but from Wednesday the 2nd to Thursday the 3rd, with scientific sessions running during the afternoon. All participants will be able to join the sessions on site, but also online through the website, live from the meeting room. Registration fees have been waived. Application deadline: n/a >> See more   via EuroMarine […]

PhD opportunity in Optical characterization and robotic monitoring of biogenic carbon particles in the epi- and mesopelagic ocean, Ugent (Belgium)

Ghent University are seeking PhD candidates for a joint project between Ghent University and VLIZ, studying the Optical characterization and robotic monitoring of biogenic carbon particles in the epi- and mesopelagic ocean. Candidates should have a good understanding of optical measurement systems and a strong interest in marine sciences. Application deadline: n/a >> See more   via EuroMarine Have […]

PhD in Multidisciplinary Oceanography, MIO (France) – deadline 28 Oct 2020

The international project Ocean Front CHANGE (OFC), supported by the Belmont Forum over 2020-2023, has announced they are looking for a student with a solid background in Marine Sciences, good computing skills and relevant interests to conduct a 3 year PhD in Multidisciplinary Oceanography. Application deadline: 28 Oct 2020 >> See more   via EuroMarine Have any news or opportunity in ocean […]

Call for Editorial Internships at the ICES Journal of Marine Science – deadline 07 Dec 2020

The ICES Journal of Marine Science is offering one-year internships to support early-career researchers who are interested in learning more about scientific publishing and journal editing. Application deadline: 07 Dec 2020 >> See more   via EuroMarine Have any news or opportunity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to info_at_nf-pogo-alumni.org

CommOCEAN 2020, 1-2 December 2020, online – deadline 09 Nov 2020

The 4th International Marine Science Communication Conference (CommOCEAN 2020) will be held virtually, This year’s conference will see some of the programme split between marine scientists and professional communicators ensuring the programme is relevant, challenging and inspiring. Registration and abstract submission deadline: 09 Nov 2020 >> See more via EuroMarine Have any news or opportunity in ocean sciences to […]

Call for Applications to Join OYSTER in 2021 – deadline 8 Nov 2020

The EuroMarine early career researcher group OYSTER is looking for enthusiastic, engaged and creative early career scientists who are willing to play an important role in advocating EuroMarine and promoting the role and relevance of marine science and the ocean in general. Further details on the call are available here.   via EuroMarine Have any news or opportunity in ocean […]

Call for Review or Article for a Special Issue of the journal Diversity on the subject of “Coral Reef Ecology and Biodiversity” – Deadline 31 Jan 21

We are writing to invite you to contribute a Review or Article for a Special Issue of the journal Diversity on the subject of “Coral Reef Ecology and Biodiversity” Maintaining community, organismal, and genetic diversity is vital to ecosystem services and functioning; however, natural and anthropogenic impacts can alter this balance. The focus of this Special Issue of the interdisciplinary […]

Conference “ASSEMBLE 2021 – Marine biological research at the frontier”, online, 18-29 January 2021

ASSEMBLE Plus is proud to announce that its first online conference will take place online between the 18th and 29th January 2021. “ASSEMBLE 2021 – Marine biological research at the frontier” will showcase recent developments in marine biology and ecology;  state-of-the-art technologies available at marine stations and institutes; how to access biological resources and marine research infrastructure; […]

Apply for an ESA student internship in November (ESA member states only)

The next round of internship opportunities at ESA will be published in November 2020, remaining open for one month. The internships last from three to six months and opportunities are available in engineering, science, IT, natural/social sciences, business and administration services. Exceptionally this year, due to the uncertainties arising from the COVID-19 pandemic, the student […]

Webinar: The Future of Antarctic Peninsula Marine Protection, 28/29 Sep (according to your time zone)

On September 28/29th (depending on your time zone!), the Antarctic and Southern Ocean Coalition (ASOC) will host an online panel discussion on The Future of Antarctic Peninsula Protection. The Antarctic Peninsula is an ecologically unique and biologically rich marine region, but it is also one of the fastest warming areas on the planet. Furthermore, the […]

Optical measurements scientist/engineer (Masters-level) at Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences (deadline 16 Oct 20)

Optical measurements scientist/engineer (Masters-level) at the Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences (closing date: 16 Oct 2020) The Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences (RBINS) is recruiting a Masters-level scientist/engineer for optical measurements. Contract until December 2022 with possible extension if funding permits. Closing date for applications: 16 October 2020, 12:00 BE time. Full details at ftp://ftp.rbins.be/kevin/REMSEM2020_EN_v3.pdf. […]

Call to award 15 Doctoral Research Fellowships, Portugal (deadline 18 Oct 20)

CCMAR DOCTORAL SCHOOL | CCMAR-FCT DOCTORAL FELLOWSHIPS | CCMAR01/UIDP/04326/2020 Call to award 15 Doctoral Research Fellowships The 2020 Call CCMAR-FCT Doctoral Research Fellowships aims to support young scientists who intend to pursue high-level scientific research in marine and related sciences leading to a doctoral degree. Fifteen doctoral research fellowships will be awarded to graduates that comply with the […]

First meeting for global creative coral reef action – 27 Sep 20

In November we are planning a global creative coral reef action and would love for as many local groups to participate as possible. The goal of the action is to draw attention towards the challenges coral reefs are facing, specifically climate change but also destruction such as potential placement of oil pipelines through coral reefs. […]

EBM Tools Network Webinar: Building Ecologically Connected MPA Networks, 14 October

The EBM Tools Network is pleased to announce that it will co-host:   Webinar: Connecting Our Blue Planet: Building Ecologically Connected Marine Protected Area Networks Presented by: Gary Tabor of the Center for Large Landscape Conservation, Barbara Laussche of Mote Marine Laboratory, Zachary Cannizzo of NOAA, and J. Wilson White of Oregon State University Date/Time: Wednesday, October 14, 10am US EDT/7am […]

Predoctoral Research Associate position in genomics of species identification in sponges (Phylum Porifera), Germany. Deadline 31 Oct 20

******* Predoctoral Research Associate position in genomics of species identification in sponges (Phylum Porifera). We invite applications for a 36-month (predoctoral) Research Associate position in the project “SpongeTaxonOMICs v2” funded by the German Research Foundation (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, DFG) within the framework of the Priority Program SPP 1991 Taxon-OMICS (www.taxon-omics.com). The project is located at the Department of Earth- and Environmental […]

NASA ARSET Webinar on “Remote Sensing for Mangroves in Support of UN Sustainable Development Goals” (free registration) – 5,12 and 19 Nov 20

This training focuses on mapping and monitoring mangroves and how it relates to UN sustainable development indicator 6.6.1: Change in the extent of water-related ecosystems over time. Indicator 6.6.1 is used in determining progress toward meeting Sustainable Development Goal 6, which is to “Ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all.” Understanding mangrove […]

Special Coral Reef Communication Workshop, November 2 to 23, 2020 (online) – deadline 09 Oct 20

The course is online and open to graduate students, professors, NGO professionals, government scientists, and policymakers whose work involves coral reefs. The course includes ten one-hour sessions and Working Circles exercises that apply the ABT tools to participant projects. Active participation is required. The course will be offered M-W-F (1600 -1700 EST) November 2 to […]

Sentinel North scholarships and postdoctoral fellowships (deadline 10 Oct 20)

Sentinel North scholarships and postdoctoral fellowships encourage the best candidates to begin or pursue transdisciplinary research activities within projects related to Sentinel North’s research program. Candidates who stand out for the excellence of their academic record and the innovative and multidisciplinary potential of their research projects are invited to submit their application.   An inclusive, […]

Arctic Frontiers Meeting, 1-4 February 2021, Tromsø, Norway. Deadline for abstracts 6 Oct 20

Arctic Frontiers Science conference is traditionally international and multidisciplinary, bringing together social sciences, humanities, physical and life sciences. The Arctic Frontiers Science is focusing on both fundamental and solution-oriented research with strong impact, which addresses growing societal challenges and needs in the Arctic region. Arctic Frontiers Science is developed with the guidance of the Strategic Science […]

Online workshop on Weddell Sea – Dronning Maud Land, 20-23 Oct 2020.

The Southern Ocean in the Weddell Sea and off Dronning Maud Land: unique oceanographic conditions shape circumpolar and global processes A multidisciplinary workshop of the Weddell Sea – Dronning Maud Land (WS-DML) regional working group of the Southern Ocean Observing System (SOOS) Online Workshop, 20-23 October 2020 (postponed from 28-30 April 2020 due to COVID-19)   […]

ASLO call for applications for the Raelyn Cole Editorial Fellowship (RCEF). Deadline 18 Oct 2020

Call for Applications Raelyn Cole Editorial Fellowship — Limnology & Oceanography Letters Program description The Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography (ASLO) announces a call for applications for the Raelyn Cole Editorial Fellowship (RCEF). This fellowship provides a unique opportunity for early-career aquatic scientists to expand their experiences in scientific writing, editing, publishing and […]

Call for proposals Ocean Carbon and Biogeochemistry (OCB) 2021 Program. Deadline 16 Oct 20

The Ocean Carbon and Biogeochemistry (OCB) Program is soliciting proposals for OCB activities that will take place or begin during the 2021 calendar year, including scoping workshops, working groups, synthesis activities, intercomparison activities, and training activities. Submission deadline is 16 October 2020. More information here.   via SOLAS Have any news or opportunity in ocean sciences to […]

PAGES’ 6th Open Science Meeting (OSM) and 4th Young Scientists Meeting (YSM) in Agadir, Morocco, 16-22 May 2021. Deadline 11 Oct 20

PAGES’ 6th Open Science Meeting (OSM) and 4th Young Scientists Meeting (YSM) will be held in Agadir, Morocco, 16-22 May 2021. The application, abstract submission, and financial support request deadline for the YSM have been extended to 11 October 2020. The abstract submission and financial support application deadline for the OSM has been extended to 15 October 2020   “Learning […]

PAGES Early-Career Award (deadline 30 Sep 20)

PAGES announces a biennial Early-Career Award (ECA) for excellence in collaborative scholarship, including research, communication, outreach, leadership, networking, community service, and international collaboration. PAGES facilitates activities that address past changes in the Earth system in a quantitative and process-oriented way in order to improve predictions of future climate and ecosystems, and inform strategies for sustainability. […]

Special Issue on Remote Sensing of Air-Sea Fluxes: submission deadline extended (31 Jan 21)

Following the SOLAS session at the European Space Agency (ESA) Living Planet Symposium 2019, Milan, Italy, on SOLAS research, we are now planning a Special Issue in the journal Remote Sensing. We invite all scientists to submit their contributions related to all aspects of remote sensing of the ocean surface and lower atmosphere to this Special Issue. […]

SOLAS Summer School 2021: application open (Deadline 06 Nov 20)

The 8th SOLAS Summer School will be held from 7-18 June 2021 at the Ocean Science Centre Mindelo, Cape Verde. It will bring together over 70 students and 20 world-leading international scientists, in a variety of fields, for a combination of lectures and practical workshops. Deadline for applications is 6 November 2020. In light of the current COVID-19 situation, […]

SOLAS Indian Ocean meeting: call for poster and registration (deadline for registration in 2 days! 27 Sep 20)

The SOLAS Indian Ocean meeting will be held online on 30 September 2020. The aim of the meeting is to present and discuss current, ongoing, and planned SOLAS research and initiatives taking place in the Indian Ocean and help forge collaborations. Download the meeting agenda here. We kindly invite scientists working on SOLAS research in the Indian Ocean to submit posters […]

2021 Call for SCOR Visiting Scholars – deadline 1st Dec 2020

For more than a decade, SCOR has supported Ph.D. level ocean scientists from developed and developing countries to teach short courses and provide extended on-site education and mentorship at developing country institutions. We are receiving applications for the 2021 Visiting Scholar program. Applications will be reviewed by the SCOR Committee on Capacity Building based on […]

Call for abstracts and manuscripts for a “Frontiers in Environmental Science” special issue on “Ecosystem and Hydrological Responses in Mountain Environments to the Changing Climate” – Abstract deadline 04 Dec 2020

Mountain ecosystems are threatened due to an increased anthropogenic footprint and climatic changes that directly impact the livelihood of communities living in the foothills. These changes manifest themselves through an upward shift of treeline, land system vis-a-vis vegetation dynamics associated with the shrinkage of alpine grasslands, and expansion of shrublands. Moreover, the increased anthropogenic footprint […]

Postdoctoral Investigator in the area of Ocean Colour Remote Sensing- Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht (Germany) – deadline 30 Sep 2020

The Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht (HZG), in Geesthacht, near Hamburg, and in Teltow, near Berlin, conducts materials and coastal research. For further information please refer to: www.hzg.de ‍ HZG is one of the 19 national institutions of the Hermann von Helmholtz Association of German Research Centres e.V. (HGF). Around 1,000 employees carry out basic research and development work in close cooperation […]

Copernicus Marine Training Workshop for IBI Region – 29 Sep 2020, online

Mercator Ocean international, the Maritime Cluster of the Canary Islands (CMC) and the Oceanic Platform of the Canary Islands (PLOCAN), are offering you to participate to the Copernicus Marine Service Online Training Workshop dedicated to the Iberia-Biscay-Ireland Region scheduled on September 29 2020 – 10:00 am UTC+2. PROGRAM SCHEDULE The Copernicus Marine Service training workshop for the IBI region […]

Deadline for Abstract submission to ICRS 2021 – September 15

We hereby remind all those interested in submitting theresults of their coral propagation and ecological restoration work on coralreefs that the deadline to submit their abstracts for the 14th InternationalCoral Reef Symposium (ICRS 2021) will be next TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2020. Even those who submitted abstracts and were accepted topresent when the original symposium was […]

Applications for UMiami Marine and Atmospheric Science Graduate Degrees

Applications are open for our PhD (fully funded), Master of Science, and Master of Professional Science (MPS) degree for Spring and Fall 2021 (PhD/MS apps for Fall 2021 will open in early October). PhD Assistantships can be found here: https://graduate.rsmas.miami.edu/admissions/phd-assistanships/index.html.  The majority of Ph.D. students are supported as Graduate Research Assistants during their tenure (typically 5 years). These assistantships provide […]

Special Issue “Marine Ecosystems Responses and Sustainability in a Changing Climate” – deadline 01 Apr 2020

Dear Colleagues, Marine ecosystems provide a multitude of ecological benefits and economic services to human. Nonetheless, these systems are increasingly being exposed to a broad spectrum of natural and anthropogenic influences, eliciting ecological responses often manifested in terms of changes in the marine biodiversity, species distribution and abundance, as well as variability in environmental conditions, […]

Open Position at CMCC: Ocean modeler and data assimilation – Deadline 15 Sep 2020

The CMCC (https://www.cmcc.it/) is taking into consideration the possibility to hire a talented, motivated and proactive researcher to support ocean modelling and reanalysis activities. The location is CMCC Ocean Modelling and Data Assimilation (ODA) Division in Bologna, Italy. The primary purpose for this position is to perform research, development and assessment of the reanalysis system currently used at […]

Call for Papers on Special Issue: Climate Change and Adaptation of Life in the Polar Regions – deadline 30 May 2021

Call for Papers on Special Issue: Climate Change and Adaptation of Life in the Polar Regions The prestigious journal Environmental Research (IF 5.026) (ISSN 0013-9351) is currently running a special issue entitled “Climate Change and Adaptation of Life in the Polar Regions “. As guest editors for this issue, we would like to welcome contributions […]

Multidisciplinary workshop The Southern Ocean in the Weddell Sea and off Dronning Maud Land: unique oceanographic conditions shape circumpolar and global processes, 20-23 October 2020, online

The Southern Ocean in the Weddell Sea and off Dronning Maud Land: unique oceanographic conditions shape circumpolar and global processes A multidisciplinary workshop of the Weddell Sea – Dronning Maud Land (WS-DML) regional working group of the Southern Ocean Observing System (SOOS) Online Workshop, 20-23 October 2020 (postponed from 28-30 April 2020 due to COVID-19) Organizers: […]

Two member positions are opening in the leadership group of the SOOS regional Working Group Weddell Sea and Dronning Maud Land (WS-DML).

The Weddell Sea including the ocean off Dronning Maud Land is regionally representative for the high latitude Southern Ocean, due to its pronounced seasonality and circum-polar currents and it is unique for its deep-water formation and multi-year sea-ice cover. In addition, the Weddell Gyre connects water masses at the northern margin of the Southern Ocean […]

SOLAS Indian Ocean meeting – 30 September 2020, Online

The Surface Ocean – Lower Atmosphere Study (SOLAS) project is an international research initiative aiming to understand the key biogeochemical-physical interactions and feedbacks between the ocean and atmosphere. With members and projects across the world’s oceans, the SOLAS scientific community is composed of scientists from many disciplines, such as oceanography, ecology, biogeochemistry, physics, chemistry, and […]

SOLAS Summer School – 7-18 June 2021, Cabo Verde – Deadline 6 Nov 2020

The SOLAS Summer School is a biennial, international event that aims to teach the skills and knowledge of the many disciplines needed to understand the nature of ocean-atmosphere interactions and how to link ocean-atmosphere interactions with climate and people. Deadline for applications is the 6 November 2020.   More information and application at https://www.solas-int.org/news/events/summer-school-21.html   via […]