Research Project Manager for an EU funded research project “FutureMARES” – Deadline 17 September 2021

This position is responsible for the day-to-day management of FutureMARES, a large project funded by the EU. NIOZ is the scientific coordinator and will take over full, administrative coordination in autumn 2021. The position runs for the full duration of FutureMARES plus 2 months (i.e. through November 30th, 2024). LOCATION:            […]

One Satellite Data Analyst/Scientist Positions at the RBINS – Deadline 09 August 2021

The Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences is recruiting one Satellite Data Analyst/Scientist for a contract of fixed duration until December 2022  Context The person will work in the REMSEM (Remote Sensing and Ecosystem Monitoring) team in the Operational Directorate Natural Environment (OD Nature) of RBINS. He/she will work on projects in the field of […]

PhD student position in optical remote sensing, University of Ottawa, Canada – Deadline August 2021

The Shallow Water Earth Observation Lab at the University of Ottawa is looking for a PhD student to use optical remote sensing to study historical trends in water quality of lakes near Iqaluit, Canada, and quantify the extent of permafrost thaw-related impacts to surface waters. The research will be part of a collaboration with professors and students […]

Postdoc Research Associate at the Laboratory of Oceanography of Villefranche-sur-mer, Nice – Deadline 15 September 2021

The COMPLEx (COMPutational PLankton Ecology) team at the Laboratory of Oceanography of Villefranche-sur-mer (LOV) seeks a postdoctoral researcher in plankton imaging and machine learning. Main activities include collect image data (UVP5, UVP6, Zooscan, FlowCam, …) from international colleagues and assist in their upload to EcoTaxa program and apply data quality control algorithms (e.g. outlier detection) develop […]

02 Ph.D. Vacancies in Remote Sensing at Arizona State University – Deadline 01st October 2021

Dr. Jiwei Li’s lab in Center for Global Discovery and Conservation Science (, School of Earth and Space Exploration ( at Arizona State University, Tempe is seeking 1-2 highly motivated Ph.D. students starting in Spring 2022 and/or Fall 2022. Ph.D. Students are guaranteed funding for a minimum of 4 years including stipend, tuition, and benefits. […]

Post Doctoral Fellow at the Institute of Marine Sciences of the National Research Council of Italy (CNR-ISMAR) – Deadline 27th August 2021

CNR-ISMAR in Rome is looking for a Post Doctoral Fellow to work on satellite data validation and calibration activities, satellite data processing and analysis, ocean color remote sensing, and algorithm development within the framework of the H2020-funded HYPERNETS and DOORS projects and the Copernicus CMEMS Ocean Color Thematic Assembly Centre. Qualifications & experience: PhD (minimum […]

Two Permanent Earth Observation Scientist Positions at ESA, The Netherlands – Deadline 7th September 2021

– Description Scientist in the Earth Surfaces and Interior Section of the Earth and Mission Science Division of the Science, Applications and Climate Department, Directorate of Earth Observation Programmes. – Duties You will report to the Head of the Earth Surfaces and Interior Section in the Earth and Mission Science Division and your main tasks […]

Open Vacancy: Head of Department of Marine Microbiology and Biogeochemistry at NIOZ Institute – Deadline 06 September 2021

NIOZ is the Dutch national oceanographic institute and has been conducting seagoing research for over 145 years. NIOZ performs independent, fundamental and frontier-applied (inter and trans)disciplinary research, addressing important scientific as well as societal issues towards a better understanding of the functioning of oceans and seas. In addition, NIOZ maintains seagoing equipment and vessels for […]

Open Vacancy: Professor in Fish Diseases and Epidemiology – Deadline 22 August 2021

DTU invites applications for a position as professor in the research field of fish diseases and epidemiology. The professorship is affiliated with the National Institute of Aquatic Resources (DTU Aqua), Unit for Fish and Shellfish Diseases, and is based at DTU campus in Kgs. Lyngby. You are expected to manage the unit—an international lead laboratory […]

PhD position in Coastal Habitat Modelling – Deadline 31 July 2021

DTU Aqua offers a 3-year PhD fellowships in coastal habitat modelling. The fellow will be employed at Section for Coastal Ecology, DTU Aqua (National Institute of Aquatic Resources, Technical University of Denmark). Responsibilities and qualifications We are looking for a candidate with a strong academic background in environmental engineering, marine ecology, geography, statistics or a […]

PhD position in BMBF-funded project “Carbon storage in German Coastal Seas – Stability, vulnerability and perspectives (CARBOSTORE)” – Deadline 08 August 2021

Job description The position is part of the BMBF-funded project “Carbon storage in German Coastal Seas – Stability, vulnerability and perspectives (CARBOSTORE)”. In collaboration with seven national partner institutions the stability and vulnerability of different carbon reservoirs will be investigated in the German coastal waters of the North- and Baltic Seas. The anthropogenic pressure on […]

PhD position “Effects of ocean alkalinity enhancement on microbial communities” – Deadline 24 August 2021

The Alfred Wegener Institute Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research (AWI) is a member of the Helmholtz Association (HGF) and funded by federal and state government. AWI focuses on polar and marine research in a variety of disciplines such as biology, oceanography, geology, geochemistry and geophysics, thus allowing multidisciplinary approaches to scientific goals. Background […]

Scientific employee programming – Deadline 31 July 2021

Background In cooperation with companies such as AIRBUS, additive manufacturing based on the FLM process with thermoplastic materials is to be further developed so that highly stressed, safety-critical components, such as load-bearing fuselage and wing components, can also be manufactured. An introduction to series production will be facilitated by research and development in the FIONA project by increasing […]

PhD Position in “Advancing ice altimetry analysis to constrain the Antarctic Ice Sheet’s response to climate change” – Deadline 12 September 2021

Background The dissertation project is part of the DFG project AISA (“Advancing ice altimetry analysis to constrain the Antarctic Ice Sheet’s response to climate change”). The doctoral candidate (male / female) will join the Section Glaciology of the AWI in Bremerhaven, an interdisciplinary group of scientists aiming to develop new approaches to quantify the mass […]

PhD Position in Chemical Ecology of Bacteria-Diatom Interactions – Deadline 20 August 2021

Background Phytoplankton primary production is fueled by spatially close interactions between microalgae and bacteria. Yet, the drivers of specific interactions and associations between bacteria and phytoplankton are poorly understood. Using the Antarctic diatom Fragilariopsis, you will test if the diatom recognizes bacteria and evokes inducible downstream strategies to harbor beneficial or fend off detrimental bacteria, […]

Junior Scientist Position (tenure track) in ecophysiology, diversity and production of marine phototrophs – Deadline 03 September 2021

The Department of Estuarine and Delta Systems research (EDS) of the Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research (NIOZ) is recruiting a tenure track scientist who will strengthen our research on ecophysiology, diversity and production of marine phototrophs. THE VACANCY We have a job opening for a tenure track position. The field of research is broadly […]

Two Scientific Positions: 1 – Cumulative Impacts on the Marine Environment 2 – Contaminants, Sea and Health – Deadline 22 August 2021

The 1st Blue Chair Announced in 2021 and located at IFREMER Atlantic Research Center, in Nantes Ifremer’s research units in Nantes have a scientific identity focused on the interactions between sea and health, in a global One Health approach (environmental, animal and human health). They investigate i.e.: the quality of marine waters and the contaminations […]

PhD Position: Better understanding of the otoliths shape and its use in fish ageing – Deadline 22 August 2021

Summary Otoliths, calcified pieces of the inner ear of teleost fish, are  mainly used to estimate the age of individuals through the counting of  growth increments. For this purpose, each year in Europe, nearly 800,000  otoliths are collected, including 35,000 in France. Beyond this  application, the otoliths shape can vary within a species, in particular […]

PhD Position: Investigating migratory routes of Atlantic Bluefin tuna in the Mediterranean – Deadline 23 August 2021

Summary Bluefin tuna is an emblematic large pelagic species that is very  important in the french fisheries. It is a highly migratory species  whose movements are key for its exploitation and conservation.  Understanding its migratory behaviour is therefore important for  management, particularly regarding the influence of the environment on  these dynamics. Since the 2000s Ifremer […]

PostDoc “Environmental Spread and Persistence of Antibiotic Resistances in aquatic Systems Exposed to oyster Aquaculture – SPARE-SEA” – Deadline 12 August 2021

The Alfred Wegener Institute Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine  Research (AWI) is a member of the Helmholtz Association (HGF) and funded  by federal and state government. AWI focuses on polar and marine  research in a variety of disciplines such as biology, oceanography,  geology, geochemistry and geophysics thus allowing multidisciplinary  approaches to scientific goals. Background […]