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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

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

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 […]