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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Open position: Physical oceanographer – Deadline 13 February 2023

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

Call for Contractor Training Programme – Deadline 31 January 2023

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Request for Nominations – SOT Chairperson – Deadline 01 May 2023

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