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 […]

Global Fund for Coral Reefs – September 16th at 11:00 am NY Eastern Time

A global coalition of partners invites you to a high-level event of the “Global Fund for Coral Reefs” on September 16th at 11:00 am NY Eastern Time (90 minutes).    This new United Nations Multi-Partner Trust Fund for SDG 14 ‘Life Below Water’ is a blended finance instrument aiming to catalyse private sector investment in […]

Research assistant mesozoic palynology | Hannover University – deadline 30 Sep 2020

The Institute of Geology invites applications for the position of a Research Assistant (m/f/d) in Mesozoic Palynology (Salary Scale 13 TV-L, 75 %) starting on December 1st, 2020. The position is limited to 3 years. The extend of the position is 75 % of the standard working time. Responsibilities and duties This DFG-funded research project […]

Doctoral researcher “DOMETRAP“ (Germany), Deadline 15 Oct 2020

Doctoral researcher (m/f/d) “DOMETRAP“ Application deadline: October 15th, 2020   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 […]

Call for fellowships applications to the IMPRS-ESM Ph.D. program (Germany) – Deadline: 15 September 2020

Our Call for 2021: online registration possible from 1 July – 15 September 2020 Outstanding young scientists with strong interest in climate research, especially in the study and the modeling of the Earth system are encouraged to apply. Our annual Call is aiming at students holding a Master’s degree (with written thesis) in physics, geophysical […]

Thirteen PhD opportunities with the Reef Restoration and Adaptation Program in Australia

The Reef Restoration and Adaptation Program (RRAP) <http://www.GBRrestoration.org> in Australia is now offering thirteen PhD opportunities for high-performing candidates who want to be in the front line of the world?s largest effort to help a significant ecosystem survive climate change. *https://www.gbrrestoration.org/join-us*  *The opportunities include:*   1. Three, four-year PhD student scholarships are available to study  hydrodynamics, wave forces and […]

SCOR 2020 Annual Meeting 20-22 October 2020

The SCOR 2020 Annual meeting will be held virtually in 3-hour format sessions (7-10 am EDT time), one session for each of the three days. REGISTER HERE! Topics for each session are: 20 October 2020: Opening of meeting and discussion of new WG proposals (SCOR Executive Committee and Nominated members only) 21 October 2020: Reports from current […]

Massive Open Online Course “One Planet One Ocean: From Science to Solutions”

JOIN US NOW ON A JOURNEY OF OCEAN EXPLORATION AND KNOWLEDGE Understanding our ocean will lead to a more sustainable future! Immerse in holistic ocean learning encompassing natural sciences, economics, philosophy and law with scientists from GEOMAR, Kiel Marine Science and the International Ocean Institute, Malta, in the free Massive Open Online Course “One Planet […]

Postdoctoral Researcher in Marine Evolutionary Genomics/ Asexual Adaptation of Seagrass Clones (Germany) – deadline 25 Sep 20

Postdoctoral Researcher (m/f/d) in Marine Evolutionary Genomics/ Asexual Adaptation of Seagrass Clones Application deadline: September 25th, 2020   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 […]

Position as Senior Consultant at Trinomics * Deadline 04 Sep 20

As part of the expansion of our European business operations, we are looking for experienced Senior Consultants to join our EU environment policy team, either in Brussels (BE) or in Rotterdam (NL). The successful applicants will support the cluster manager in further expanding Trinomics’ project portfolio in European and international environment policy development and assessments […]

Virtual Island Summit 2020 (7-13 September)

Dear reader, Have you registered for the Virtual Island Summit 2020 (7-13 September) yet? If not, you can register now at www.virtualislandsummit.com We’re updating the summit every day and have recently added 25 new speakers from Saint Helena, Falkland Islands, Saint Lucia, Bermuda, Rapanui, and more! We have speakers from over 100 islands around the world. […]

Call for nominations for the 2021 IMBeR Scientific Steering Committee * Deadline 15 Sep 2020

 The Integrated Marine Biosphere Research project (IMBeR) invites nominations for a position as a member of its Scientific Steering Committee (SSC) for a term beginning on 1 January 2021. The SSC is responsible for the development, planning and implementation of IMBeR science. The IMBeR science plan (2016-2025) is available at: IMBeR SPIS 2016-2025. SSC members serve […]

EUMETSAT Training Course – Using the Copernicus Marine Data Stream for Ocean Applications: 28 September – 23 October 2020 – Deadline 18 Sep 20

The purpose of this EUMETSAT Copernicus Marine Data Stream (CMDS) training workshop is to share knowledge, skills, resources and code so attendees are able to independently access and process Sentinel-3 data for their marine work-flows and applications. Target audience: Training is aimed at, but not restricted to, early career scientists: Masters / PhD students, Post-Docs, and/or […]

EUMETSAT offers a New Series of Online Short Courses starting September 2020

This September the training team at EUMETSAT is going to kick off a series of online short courses that will cover weather, oceanography, air quality and climate. The short courses are open to all interested participants and address a wide range of attendees, from service providers to scientists and forecasters. More information about the online series […]

Postdoctoral Investigator Ocean Colour Remote Sensing, Germany

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 […]

Open international call for Air Centre PhD scholarship programme (Portugal); Deadline: September 14th, 2020

An international call is open to grant 13 (thirteen) PhD Scholarships (Bolsas de Investigação para Doutoramento – BD) financed by the Portuguese National Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT) under the Collaboration Protocol signed between FCT and AIR Centre. https://www.aircentre.org/Scholarship/   via IFPRS Have any news or opportunity in ocean sciences to share? Send it […]

Seas At Risk is looking for a Marine Policy Director; Deadline 6 Sep 2020

Seas At Risk is looking for a Marine Policy Director to manage our biodiversity team and carry out its advocacy work on EU and international marine policies. Deadline for applications: 6 September 2020   Seas At Risk (SAR) is an umbrella organisation of environmental NGOs from across Europe that promotes ambitious policies for marine protection […]

Earth Observations for Water Cycle Science 2020 – online event – 16-18 Nov 20

Objectives Reviewing the latest advances and results in the use of EO technology to monitor and characterise the different components of the water cycle. Reviewing the progress and latest results in water cycle research with major focus on EO- advances in the domain of water and energy cycle, water cycle in climate, hydrology, hydro-climatic extremes […]

Climate Change in the Asia-Pacific Region: from Environmental Aspects to Socio-Economic Impacts, 4 to 10 October 2020, Vietnam

Scope The Asia-Pacific region is one of the main regional climate systems of the world and is subjected to many climatic hazards (monsoon, El Niño, typhoons, flooding, drought, sea level rise, coastal erosion …). A large part of the Asia-Pacific populations lives in low altitude coastal regions and is thus strongly vulnerable to those hazards. […]

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

  The 1st digital edition of the All-Atlantic Ocean Research Forum will take place fully online on 3 – 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 leading political and ocean leaders, youth, […]

Job Opportunity – Media & Marketing Associate – ANGARI Foundation (USA)

ANGARI Foundation is hiring a full-time Media & Marketing Associate to develop and lead marketing, media and public relations and social media platforms as well as create and implement communications and promotional strategies for the Foundation. If you are a skilled writer with keen attention to detail who loves sharing both written and visual information about marine science research via […]

Open Vacancy @ Air Centre (Terceira Island, Azores): Innovation Manager in Blue Economy – Deadline 25 Aug 2020

Location of work to be performed: Terceira, Azores Contract Duration: 4 years Apply by: August 25th , 2020 (18h GMT) The AIR Centre has a vacancy for an Innovation Specialist in Blue Economy. The successful candidate shall work in collaboration with a highly qualified and multidisciplinary team across the AIR Centre organization and network, identifying opportunities of collaboration, […]

PhD projects in natural sciences, engineering and technology, International Environmental Doctoral School (Poland); Deadline 27 Aug 2020

PhD projects in natural sciences, engineering and technology, International Environmental Doctoral School (Poland) The International Environmental Doctoral School is seeking candidates for PhD projects in the field of natural sciences as well as engineering and technology. A wide range of projects are open for application. Application deadline: 27 Aug 2020 The International Environmental Doctoral School is seeking candidates […]

Transmitting Science: 2020 Series of Remote Life Science Courses

Transmitting Science, which offers advanced courses and workshops in life sciences, has announced its 2020 series of online courses. EuroMarine members are entitled to a 20% discount on the listed course fees. Application deadline: n/a Transmitting Science is a company dedicated to running advanced courses and workshops, both on-site and remote, for researchers involved in life sciences, particularly ecology and evolution. Transmitting […]

Seeking PhD Student in the Davies lab (USA) Fall 2021

The Davies lab is recruiting a prospective Ph.D. student focused on fundamental questions about evolutionary and ecological processes, who is specifically interested in addressing these questions in marine invertebrates. Our lab is strongly focused on coral ecology, evolution and symbiosis, however students interested in a diversity of topics are welcome. We encourage members from diverse backgrounds to apply, as we strive […]

Reef Futures 202, USA, May 17-21, 2021 – Call for Abstracts & Workshops OPEN

The Coral Restoration Consortium is excited to announce that the call for workshops and trainings <https://reefresilience.us17.list-manage.com/track/click?u=efcc8bbe0d970d0af718bb6fe&id=9c8d78dbcd&e=55862ba57a> and call for abstract submission <https://reeffutures.com/coralrestorationconsortium/frontend/reg/tAbsSubmitterLogin.csp?pageID=141&eventID=1> is OPEN for Reef Futures 2021! Reef Futures 2021 <https://reeffutures.com/coralrestorationconsortium/frontend/reg/thome.csp?pageID=44&eventID=1&redirecting=1> will be held May 17-21, 2021 in Key Largo, Florida, USA at the Ocean Reef Club. Reef Futures is a symposium of hope, action, opportunity, […]

UN Ocean Decade Communications Advisory Group – Call for expression of interest; deadline 4 Sep 20

UN Ocean Decade Communications Advisory Group Dear colleagues,   To advise the IOC Secretariat in the design, development and implementation of the various Decade communications and outreach initiatives , IOC Secretariat is putting together a group of communications experts from around the world: The Decade Communications Advisory Group! Gender, Geographical and Age balanced!   The call is […]

Special issue on ‘Remote Sensing Assessment of Coastal and Estuarine Waters’, deadline 30 Sep 21

Special issue on ‘Remote Sensing Assessment of Coastal and Estuarine Waters’ A special issue of Remote Sensing (ISSN 2072-4292), belonging to the section “Ocean Remote Sensing”. Deadline for manuscript submissions: 30 September 2021. Message from the Guest Editors Dear Colleagues, The dynamics of estuarine and coastal waters can be observed from space. The images we see reveal that […]

PhD Position Seismology Application, Germany; Deadline: September 1st, 2020

PhD Position (d/m/w) Seismology Application deadline: September 1st, 2020 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 […]

EBM Tools Network Webinar: The impacts of COVID-19 on coastal and marine tourism, September 9

The EBM Tools Network is pleased to announce that it will co-host:   Webinar: The impacts of COVID-19 on coastal and marine tourism Presented by: Simon Hudson of the University of South Carolina Date/Time: Wednesday, September 9, 2 pm US EDT/11 am US PDT/6 pm UTC Description: The COVID-19 pandemic has decreased international tourism by 60-80% this year. On this webinar, […]

Open Position at CMCC (11744): Ocean modeler and data assimilation, deadline 15 Sep 20

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 […]

Postdoc Climate modelling and model output analysis, Germany – deadline 25 Aug 20

Postdoc (m/f/d) Climate modelling and model output analysis Bewerbungsschluss: August 25th 2020 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 […]

Sustainable Oceans Conference, Sept 25-26, 2020 (online)

Sustainable Oceans is the annual conference organized by Master of Marine Management students of the Marine Affairs Program at Dalhousie University, and is supported by the Sobey Fund for Oceans. This year, the ninth annual conference will take place on Friday, September 25th and Saturday the 26th, hosted in Halifax, NS on the ancestral and unceded […]

Sustaining Ocean Observations Phase 2: Workshop September 16-18, 2020

There is wide recognition within the ocean observing community that enhanced coordination and partnership among federal agencies, academic and research institutions, private industry, and other sectors could contribute to a stronger collective impact. This upcoming workshop will bring together this diverse groups of stakeholders of ocean observing. The goal of the workshop is to explore […]

Science communication for Climate Researchers – Webinar series

Blue-Action are coordinating a series of webinars on climate science communication in 2020. These are aimed at early-career researchers, but anyone who wishes to engage people with their research at any stage will find them valuable. Previous webinars are posted in full below.  If you are interested in joining any of the upcoming webinars, please see […]

NASA PACE Applications Workshop: Leveraging Science to Advance Society, 23-24 Sep 2020

NASA PACE Applications Workshop: Leveraging Science to Advance Society The Plankton, Aerosol, Cloud, ocean Ecosystem (PACE) mission is NASA’s next great investment in Earth Science. PACE will advance our Earth-observing and monitoring capabilities through hyper-spectral imaging and multi-angle polarimetric observations of the coupled ocean, atmosphere, and land ecosystems. The PACE Mission Applications Program’s first annual workshop […]

Postdoc position: “Satellite remote sensing of the footprint of wind farms in the North Sea” – Deadline 1st Sep 20

The department of Estuarine & Delta Systems (EDS) of the Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research (Royal NIOZ) is looking for a highly motivated postdoctoral researcher with a PhD degree in earth observation, physical geography or civil engineering. LOCATION:                 ROYAL NIOZ – LOCATION YERSEKE  (ZEELAND) VACANCY ID:    […]

PhD candidate at Ghent University: Optical characterization and robotic monitoring of biogenic carbon particles in the epi- and mesopelagic ocean

Vacancy for a PhD candidate at Ghent University Optical characterization and robotic monitoring of biogenic carbon particles in the epi- and mesopelagic ocean  Promotor: Griet Neukermans, Marine Optics and Remote Sensing Group, Faculty of Sciences Co-promotor: Kristiaan Neyts, Liquid Crystals and Photonics Group, Faculty of Engineering The downward flux of biogenic particles exerts an important control on atmospheric CO2 […]

Various Webinars and other resources

OCB Virtual Seminar Series: The biweekly OCB (Ocean Carbon & Biogeochemistry) summer webinar series features diverse science themes that span OCB’s current research priorities. OCB is recording and making these seminars available via their YouTube channel to accommodate those who cannot participate in real time. The first  webinar presentation was by Jeremy Werdell (NASA GSFC) entitled “Socially distant by […]

Special issue of the journal Remote Sensing in “Remote Sensing of DOC in Inland Water”

A special issue of the journal Remote Sensing  will deal with “Remote Sensing of DOC in Inland Water”.  This Special Issue aims to collect recent developments, methodologies, calibration/validation, and applications of DOC sensing data, and derived products, from different platforms (i.e., satellite, airborne, and UAV-based remote sensing) and in situ measurements. Both applied and theoretical research contributions on inland water […]

Online training course on Remote Sensing of Coastal Ecosystems – August 25, September 1, and 8, 2020

NASA’s Applied Remote Sensing Training program (ARSET) is offering an introductory online training course on Remote Sensing of Coastal Ecosystems (three one-hour sessions with presentations in English and Spanish). Dates: August 25, September 1, and 8, 2020. Users with little remote sensing experience stand to benefit from this training covering some of the difficulties associated with remote sensing […]

IOCCG Trevor Platt Memorial Scholarship

A new IOCCG scholarship has been established to honour the memory of Prof. Trevor Platt (1942-2020). He was a distinguished scientist with many outstanding scientific contributions in the fields of biological oceanography, theoretical ecology and the use of satellite ocean colour data for measuring ocean processes. He also played a significant role in international coordination […]

Post-doctoral associate researcher to perform duties equivalent to those of Assistant Researcher, Portugal – deadline 27 Aug

The University of Algarve is recruiting one (1) post-doctoral associate researcher to perform duties equivalent to those of Assistant Researcher in the scientific area of Environmental Systems and Resources, for the Research Unit Centre For Marine and Environmental Research.   Job description and detailed information at http://www.eracareers.pt/opportunities/index.aspx?task=global&jobId=125911 via CIMA-UAlg Have any news or opportunity in […]

Evolving and Sustaining Ocean Best Practices IV, OBP Workshop 2020 [Online], 18 – 30 Sep 20

The 4th Evolving and Sustaining Ocean Best Practices Workshop will be held online at various times between 17-30 September. At the IOC Ocean Best Practices System (OBPS) Workshop IV, ocean practitioners will collaboratively address best practices as well as recommendations for the OBPS to meet community needs for advanced method development in ocean observations and […]

JPI OCEANS BEYOND 2020: STAKEHOLDER WEBINAR – 24 Aug 20

The Joint Programming Initiative Healthy and Productive Seas and Oceans (JPI Oceans) is a coordinating platform, open to all EU Member States and Associated Countries. Vision: Enabling the transformation to a sustainable blue economy whilst fostering the health and productivity of seas and oceans. Mission: Facilitating the efficient provision of expert knowledge and innovative solutions […]

Call for Applications- Ocean Solutions Accelerator

Sustainable Ocean Alliance is excited to share that we are launching our third wave cohort of the Ocean Solutions Accelerator. Now, more than ever, the health of our ocean and environment require even more solutions in our continued efforts to preserve and restore them. This year’s Accelerator program will be a 100% virtual. Our curriculum will […]

Three postdoctoral associates – School for Marine Science & Technology (SMAST) at the University of Massachusetts – Dartmouth – Deadline 1st Sep

The School for Marine Science & Technology (SMAST) at the University of Massachusetts – Dartmouth, in collaboration with the NOAA Fisheries Northeast Fisheries Science Center (NEFSC), are seeking three postdoctoral associates to lead the following projects: The use of fine-scale fishery dependent data to evaluate potential impacts to fishery operations due to offshore wind energy […]

EBM Tools Network Webinar: The effects of climate change in marine spatial planning: pathways and solutions, October 1st

Webinar: The effects of climate change in marine spatial planning: pathways and solutions Presented by: Catarina Frazão Santos of the University of Lisbon and NOVA-SBE Date/Time: Thursday, October 1, 1 pm US EDT/10 am US PDT/5 pm UTC Description: As marine spatial planning (MSP) operates in a changing ocean, properly addressing and integrating climate effects is vital. However, few […]

EBM Tools Network Webinar: Working with unlikely stakeholders to prevent marine debris, September 2nd

Webinar: Working with unlikely stakeholders to prevent marine debris Presented by: Nicole Baker, Founder of Net Your Problem LLC Date/Time: Wednesday, September 2, 2 pm US EDT/11 am US PDT/6 pm UTC Description: Despite gaps in knowledge about occurrence, sources, transport, and the spectrum of impacts of plastic in the environment, we know enough to know that the plastic pollution problem […]

EBM Tools Network Webinar: The Clean Currents Coalition: A global collaborative solution to the complex plastics problem, October 20

The EBM Tools Network is pleased to announce that it will co-host:  Webinar: The Clean Currents Coalition: A global collaborative solution to the complex plastics problem Presented by: Molly Morse and Valeria Tamayo-Canadas from the Benioff Ocean Initiative Date/Time: Tuesday, October 20, 2 pm US EDT/11 am US PDT/6 pm UTC Description: Research shows that 80% of the plastic waste that ends […]

Copernicus Marine Training Workshop for the IBI Region – 29 Sep 2020

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 […]

1 PhD position available in Italy – Related toxicity in bauxite ores and residues

We are seeking a PhD candidate for the following position: https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/515906. The candidate must be in his/her first 4 years after MSc and not be resided in Italy for more than 12 months in the last 36 months. The position will be open untill filled. PhD will start on 1st Nov. 2020. With indicative financial conditions […]

Postdoc position on deep-ocean ventilation – deadline 30 Sep 20

From: Casimir de Lavergne <cdllod@locean-ipsl.upmc.fr> Subject: Postdoc position on deep-ocean ventilation in Paris, France We are looking for a postdoctoral researcher to investigate the ventilation of the abyssal ocean using a realistic global ocean model. The position is 24-months long and located in central Paris. It is part of the large-scale H2020 SO-CHIC project regrouping […]

Call for contributions – Special issue on the “Molecular Biodiversity of Marine Invertebrates”

I have the pleasure to announce, and invite you to contribute to, a special issue in the journal Diversity on the “Molecular Biodiversity of Marine Invertebrates” Marine invertebrate species are numerous in the marine environment. They form hyperdiverse habitats, such as coral reefs, perform a multitude of interconnected ecological roles, and provide ecosystems services and livelihood to humans. […]

3rd International Electronic Conference on Atmospheric Sciences, 16-30 November 2020, virtual meeting – deadline 24 Aug 20

3rd International Electronic Conference on Atmospheric Sciences, 16-30 November 2020, virtual meeting. Deadline for abstract submission is 24 August 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

Call for postdoctoral research fellowship proposals – ESA’s Climate Change Initiative – deadline 8 Aug 20

The ESA’s Climate Change Initiative is calling for postdoctoral research fellowship proposals. Successful research projects will make use of ESA data and Earth Observation assets and be undertaken over a two-year period, starting in January-March 2021. The deadline for applications is 8 August 2020. More information here. via SOLAS Have any news or opportunity in ocean sciences to share? Send it […]

JUNIOR RESEARCHER (M/F) IN MARINE ECOLOGY – 1 VACANCY

Original post:https://www.linkedin.com/jobs/view/1904828087/?lgTemp=jobs_jymbii_digest&eBP=NotAvailableFromMidTier&lgCta=eml-jymbii-organic-job-card&recommendedFlavor=HIDDEN_GEM&refId=c83235a3-681b-42cd-a1c7-6a93da44f764&midToken=AQHTHipo_fT4rA&trk=eml-jobs_jymbii_digest-jymbii-21-job_card&trkEmail=eml-jobs_jymbii_digest-jymbii-21-job_card-null-57zz5a%7Ekcb50ba4%7Erz-null-jobs%7Eview   JUNIOR RESEARCHER (M/F) IN MARINE ECOLOGY – 1 VACANCY Reference: CCMAR/ID/01/2020 The Algarve Centre for Marine Sciences (CCMAR) opens a call for a Junior Researcher (M/F) of any nationality, including stateless candidates under an uncertain term employment contract, within Sistema de Apoio à Investigação Científica e Tecnológica (SAICT) – Call nr 02/SAICT/2017- […]

Postdoctoral opportunity mapping the biogeography of vulnerable marine ecosystems in the Southern Indian Ocean – deadline 21 Jul 20

The Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle in Paris, France are seeking candidates for a two-year postdoctoral project in the Southern Indian Ocean. The project will consist in mapping the biogeographical regions of indicator taxa of vulnerable marine ecosystems (VME indicator taxa) in the Agreement Area of the Southern Indian Ocean Fisheries Agreement (SIOFA). Application deadline: 21 Jul 2020 >> See more […]

Researcher in Ocean Data Assimilation at Centre for Marine and Environmental Research, Portugal

CIMA is accepting expressions of interest for a post-doc fellowship to support the Operational Oceanography group carrying out research and develop work related to the application of Data Assimilation methodologies in the scope of two EU funded projects (CIU3A and NAUTILUS). The Researcher will work towards building a data assimilation system to improve the existing […]

Applications Open For New PhD Scholarship In Advanced Ocean Technology – deadline 21 Jul 20

The Marine Institute, in collaboration with PLOCAN (Oceanic Platform of the Canary Islands) in Spain, is pleased to announce a call for proposals from academic institutions for a structured four-year PhD scholarship in advanced ocean technology development and/or ocean observing stems. The Eoin Sweeney Scholarship Programme aims to provide research training opportunities for scientists in oceanography, marine engineering […]

Postdoctoral Scholar in Hyperspectral Remote Sensing of Invasion Ecology – deadline 20 Jul 20

We are about to start a really fun project that includes both remote sensing- and field-based research in one of the most interesting marsh systems in California. Can you please pass this opportunity along to potential applicants? Postdoctoral Scholar in Hyperspectral Remote Sensing of Invasion Ecology A full-time postdoctoral scholar position in hyperspectral remote sensing […]

Tropical Research And Conservation Centre (TRACC) Malaysia – vacancies

The Tropical Research And Conservation Centre (TRACC) is a Malaysian marine conservation organization, based on the island of PomPom, Semporna district, Sabah, Malaysia. We run a voluntourism project replanting the reef, protecting the environment, training young dive and science professionals and teaching the CIE A-level Marine Science (9693) as an intensive course annually between January and May. https://tracc.org/vacancies via […]

Graduate student opportunity in coral reef ecology – deadline 30 Jul 20

A graduate research assistantship (MS or PhD) is available in Fish & Functions Lab of Dr. Simon Brandl (www.brandllab.com) at the University of Texas at Austin Marine Science Institute (www.utmsi.utexas.edu) in Port Aransas, TX. Closing date: July 30th, 2020 Virtual interviews: August 2020 Start date: January 16th, 2021 (US students) or August, 2021 (US or […]

The Fifth Xiamen Symposium on Marine Environmental Sciences (XMAS-V): deadline for session and mini workshop proposals extended to 31 Jul 20

The SOLAS co-sponsored XMAS-V will be held in Xiamen from January 11th to 14th, 2021. XMAS-V will focus on how Multidisciplinary Sciences Can Serve a Sustainable and Healthy Ocean. The symposium will consist of different, interconnected sessions covering physical oceanography, marine biogeochemistry, biological oceanography, and marine ecotoxicology along with workshops for emerging topics in marine environmental sciences […]

Postdoctoral Researcher and Graduate Student in Marine Ecology – Deadline 3 Aug 20

The Casey Lab <https://caseylab.weebly.com/> at the University of Texas at Austin Marine Science Institute <https://utmsi.utexas.edu/> (UTMSI) is recruiting a postdoctoral researcher and a graduate student to conceive and conduct research in marine trophic ecology. Our research investigates marine trophic interactions using molecular techniques, with a special focus on coral reef fishes. To learn more about the Casey Lab, check out […]

Apply for SOLAS Endorsement of Integrated Atmosphere-Ocean Time Series Stations

SOLAS has launched a formal process to endorse integrated atmosphere-ocean time series stations. If you are a principal investigator of a time series station within SOLAS science, you could ask SOLAS for formal endorsement. SOLAS endorsement will help to communicate research and highlights of your time series station to the wider community and provide links with […]

4th International Coral Reef Symposium 2021 – Call for Abstracts – Deadline 15 Sep 20

Dear colleagues, It is a great pleasure to announce the opening of the new Call for Abstracts for the 14th International Coral Reef Symposium (ICRS 2021),  to be held in Bremen, Germany, 18-23 July 2021. On 31 March, we published the inevitable decision to postpone ICRS  2020 to 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Because of this significant  delay […]

Post-doctoral Researcher in Remote Sensing Photogrammetry of Coral Reef Habitats Using Unoccupied Autonomous Systems – Deadline 1st Aug 20

We invite applications for a postdoctoral researcher via the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine’s Research Associateship Program <http://nrc58.nas.edu/RAPLab10/Opportunity/Opportunity.aspx?LabCode=26&ROPCD=260911&RONum=C0295 >. The successful candidate will work with scientists from NOAA’s National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science <https://coastalscience.noaa.gov/> and collaborators to develop remote imaging techniques, such as photogrammetry and structure-from-motion using underwater optics from autonomous vessels, and to develop high-resolution digital models […]

PhD position in Arctic oceanography and air-ice-sea interactions

PhD position: starts in January 2021 (Spring semester). Project: PhD position in Arctic oceanography and air-ice-sea interactions Funding: NSF The physical processes controlling the delivery, storage and release of heat within the Arctic Ocean to its overlying ice cover are likely to increase in importance, and must be studied if we are to reduce uncertainties […]

Postdoctoral Research Associate – Hydrodynamic Modeling/Senior Computational Scientist – deadline 31 Aug 20

Postdoctoral Research Associate – Hydrodynamic Modeling/Senior Computational Scientist The Virginia Institute of Marine Science (VIMS)/School of Marine Science of William & Mary is seeking a Postdoctoral Research Associate/ senior computational scientist to join ongoing projects involving the development and application of numeric models to coastal hydrodynamics, geomorphological and ecological processes. Research activities will contribute to development […]