Applications open: Master 2 “Oceanography and Applications” – Deadline 31 July 2022

The International Master 2 in Oceanography and Applications is co-hosted by the University of Abomey Calavi (UAC, Benin) and the University of Toulouse III (UT3, France). Since 2008, it has allowed more than 130 students from different countries of West and Central Africa to study the physics, chemistry and biology of the ocean. This Master […]

New SOLAS Master Programme on Ocean, Atmosphere and Climate at NUI Galway – Start September 2022

SOLAS is pleased to announce a new Master of Science (MSc) programme on Ocean, Atmosphere and Climate in collaboration with the National University of Ireland (NUI) Galway, Ireland. The MSc course bridges the boundaries between ocean and atmosphere and provides graduates with a broad understanding of how this coupled system works, affects and is affected by climate […]

Bridge-BS Summer School* 23-25 August 2022, Istanbul, Turkey – Deadline 30 June 2022

The EU H2020 funded BRIDGE-BS R&I project is hosting its 1st Summer School in order to upskill and ensure the understanding of the challenges and opportunities to be addressed for a sustainable Blue Economy across the Black Sea. To find out more about the requirements, click here. You can fill out the application form here […]

Ship-Time Programme 2023 – Deadline 22 September 2022

The Marine Institute invites applications for grant-aid towards the cost of ship-time on-board the national research vessels R.V. Celtic Explorer and Tom Crean during 2023. Grant-aid will be provided for ship-time to carry out: Research Research for ship-time in 2023 will be funded under the relevant themes of the National Marine Research & Innovation Strategy 2017-2021, […]

EUROFLEETS+ Floating University “Multiple platforms to measure the ocean” – Deadline 12 July 2022

Eurofleets+ is a unique consortium of research vessels, equipment and scientists supported by 42 marine institutes, universities, foundations and SMEs from 24 countries around the North Atlantic Ocean and Mediterranean Sea. A key objective of Eurofleets+ is the delivery of five Floating Universities for early-stage researchers of marine related sciences. Floating Universities will address a […]

Call for applications: Shipboard Training Opportunity – Deadline 24 June 2022

The Ocean Training Partnership, Partnership for Observation of the Global Ocean (POGO), Eurofleets+ & the Algarve Center for Marine Sciences (CCMAR) are offering one shipboard training opportunity onboard the Research Vessel Sarmiento de Gamboa, as part of the Sines cruise. Call for applications will be open until 24th June. For more information and submissions of applications, visit the 2022 NF-POGO-Eurofleets+ Shipboard Training onboard the Sines cruise page. […]

Call for Applications: International Training on Remote Sensing and Geospatial Analyses for Human Health – Deadline 4 July 2022

ONWARD is happy to announce the second training programme on ‘Remote Sensing and Geospatial Analyses for human health’. The training programme is in an online mode. Please find bellow herewith the brochure for the ONWARD training webinar series which are scheduled from 11th of July to 29th of July, in 3 modules, each of 5 […]

Joint NAM S&T Centre – ZMT Bremen (Germany) Fellowship: “Blue Economy in Tropical Coastal Marine Research” CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR 2022

The Centre for Science and Technology of the Non-Aligned and Other Developing Countries (NAM S&T Centre; www.namstct.org) is pleased to invite applications from suitable candidates for the “Joint NAM S&T Centre – ZMT Bremen (Germany) Fellowship” on “Blue Economy in Tropical Coastal Marine Research” for the year 2022. This Fellowship scheme was initiated in January 2008 for affiliation of the […]

BRIDGE-BS Summer School is open for applications – 23-25 August 2022, Istanbul, Turkey

In order to upskill and ensure the understanding of the challenges and opportunities to be addressed for a sustainable Blue Economy across the Black Sea, BRIDGE-BS conducts a range of educational and capacity-building activities. With this aim, a summer school is organized by targeting graduate students from the Black Sea riparian countries on 23-25 August […]

MARAFRICA – 1-year Master on marine biodiversity, fisheries and conservation – Deadline 01 June 2022

Overview The Master in Marine Biodiversity, Fisheries and Conservation is the first professional master’s degree in this area in Portugal. This master’s degree is geared towards the promotion of lifelong learning and is born out of the need to promote in the labour market, professionals with knowledge and technical skills in areas linked to the […]

Call for Applications: Sharemed Summer School – Deadline 31 May 2022

The Project SHAREMED SHAREMED focuses on increasing the capabilities to assess and address hazards related to pollution and environmental threats in Mediterranean transnational waters. This goal will be achieved by sharing knowledge, observations and technologies as well as building common frameworks, tools and services to assess and possibly forecast impacts of environmental threats to the […]

Coastal Summer School 2022 Estuaries of the Future – Deadline 31 May 2022

General Information River-Sea Systems, covering whole river basins and the coastal waters that they influence, are of major importance for food and energy production, transport, and societal wellbeing. Complex and dynamic, they are experiencing natural and anthropogenic pressures – at local, regional and global scales – through pollution, hydraulic engineering, water supply, energy, food control […]

Urbino Summer School in Paleoclimatology – Deadline 05 June 2022

Course Description The summer school of the USSP consortium focuses on past climate dynamics with special emphasis on the analysis of long-term carbon cycling and its implications in the understanding of present and future climates. USSP integrates lectures, symposia, field trips, and exercises on the many different areas of paleoclimatology including biogeochemical cycling, paleoceanography, continental […]

One berth available on-board the RV Belgica EUROFLEETS MARINE INTERNSHIP PROGRAMME – Deadline 08 May 2022

Overview As part of the training activities of the Eurofleets+ Marine Internship programme, 1 berths is offered out on-board the RV Belgica to enable postgraduate students (Masters and Doctoral), early career researchers and technicians to gain offshore experience, develop new skills and learn on the job with established research scientists. The cruise will take place from 1st June to […]

Chemical Monitoring of Coastal Environments Summer School 22 – Deadline 01 May 2022

Ifremer and the Agence Française de Développement are pleased to announce the 1st Summer School on the Chemical Monitoring of Coastal Environments from 10th to 21st October 2022. The goal of the CS22 Summer School is to initiate and contribute to a worldwide network of experts on chemical  contaminants monitoring. We are now accepting applications, please see below […]

Bremen ECORD Summer School 2022 – Deadline 31 May 2022

The Aim The ma­jor goal is to bring PhD stu­dents and young Post­docs in touch with IODP at an ear­ly sta­ge of their ca­re­er, in­form them about the ex­cit­ing re­se­arch wi­t­hin IODP as (I)ODP and DSDP have been pro­ven to be the most suc­cess­ful in­ter­na­tio­nal­ly col­la­bo­ra­ti­ve re­se­arch pro­grams in the his­to­ry of Earth sci­en­ces, and […]

SIOS training course on Artificial Intelligence in Svalbard – Deadline of second round 15 May 2022

This autumn SIOS offers a training course on how to effectively use AI methods in Arctic Earth observation with special focus on research in Svalbard. The goal of the course is to teach participants the basic skills needed to use AI methods with Arctic Earth observation datasets. The training will be delivered by remote sensing […]

Eurofleets+ Marine Internship Program – Deadline 31 March 2023

The Eurofleets+ Marine Internship Program will offer seagoing placements for students or technicians of marine related sciences and technologies on the Eurofleets+ partner research vessels, utilising spare berths. Placements can take place on dedicated research surveys being undertaken by vessels or during funded research cruises with PIs. The internships are intended primarily for marine oriented graduates, postgraduate students, […]

POGO-SCOR Fellowship Programme 2022 – Deadline 08 May 2022

This programme is jointly funded by the Partnership for Observation of the Global Ocean (POGO) and the Scientific Committee on Oceanic Research (SCOR) and is designed to promote training and capacity building leading towards a global observation scheme for the oceans. The Programme has been a success for around 20 years, with more than 160 fellowships awarded […]

The IOI-SA Course in Ocean Governance for Africa – 5-30 September 2022

Goal of the Course The course is designed to meet the need within Africa for awareness and training in ocean governance. It works towards building a sustainable core of experts on ocean governance on the continent. The course focuses on Africa and emphasises the benefits of harmonising ocean policies to promote a shared, integrated and […]

Eurofleets+ Floating University onboard the R/V Mário Ruivo. Open Call for Applications!

EUROFLEETS+ Floating University – “Meeting societal needs for impartial evidence on the state and sustainable use of the ocean biological resources: the case of the Nephrops norvegicus (Norway lobster) ” Onboard the R/V Mário Ruivo Off Portugal coast (Southwest and South) 8thJune – 3rd July2022 The EurofleetsPlus “Floating University” Eurofleets+ is a unique consortium of research vessels, equipment and […]

Eurofleets+ Call open for Marine Internship

The Eurofleets+ Marine Internship Program will offer seagoing placements for students or technicians of marine related sciences and technologies on the Eurofleets+ partner research vessels, utilising spare berths. Placements can take place on dedicated research surveys being undertaken by vessels or during funded research cruises with PIs. The internships are intended primarily for marine oriented graduates, postgraduate students, […]

International GEOTRACES Summer School 2022 Introducing polar parameters – 10-15 Jul 2022, Bremerhaven (Germany)

The International GEOTRACES Summer School: Introducing Polar Parameters will take place from 10th to 15th July 2022 at the Helmholtz-Centre Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research in Bremerhaven, Germany. It will offer training possibilities for ~50 students, with a combination of lectures and hands-on training in marine geochemistry of trace elements and their isotopes, […]

2022 Marine Robotics Summer School – 11 – 22 July, Faial island, Azores

During the 2022 Marine Robotics Summer School, attendees will acquire expertise in marine robotics and oceanography, more specifically in applications for Ocean observation, archaeology, and mapping of ecosystems. The number of participants is restricted to max 20 applicants. To find out more, click here. via MIT Have any news or opportunity in ocean sciences to […]

Summer School: The Evolution of Enzymes and Metabolic Pathways in Marine Organisms – 28 – 30 June 2022, Naples, Italy

The Summer School will be held at the Stazione Zoologica Anton Dohrn (SZN) in Naples on June 28 – 30. The program will include theoretic lectures on function and evolution of enzymes and metabolic pathways. Moreover, an insight on metabolic pathways engineering and optimization for biotechnological applications will be given. Lectures will be integrated with […]

Training Workshop – Connectivity in Marine Spatial Planning – Deadline 15 April 2022

Euro-Mediterranean University (EMUNI), Piran, Slovenia, are organising a workshop from the 6 to 10 June 2022 on Connectivity in Marine Spatial Planning. Dr Maria Beger, Dr. Ant Türkmen and Dominic Muenzel will share knowledge and skills to integrate connectivity into marine spatial planning, ranging from theory to skill building with decision support tools such as Marxan and […]

Summer School “Blue Growth, Innovation and Entrepreneurship. 20-24 June 2022 Lisbon, Portugal – Deadline 31 March 2022

The PORTWIMS Summer School is dedicated to enhance skills on blue entrepreneurship and is held just before the Lisbon United Nations Ocean Conference 2022. It is promoted by the H2020 PORTWIMS Project, supported by three highly prestigious institutions for marine research, technology transfer and blue entrepreneurship: The Marine and Environmental Sciences Centre (Portugal), the Plymouth […]

Summer School for Young Planners and Regional Developers on “Sustainable Futures for the Baltic Sea Region” – 22 – 26 August 2022, Greifswald, Germany

During the Summer School, international, multi-disciplinary teams will develop ideas on sustainable futures in the Baltic Sea Region. Teams will be provided with inspiring introductory workshops and networking will be fostered by planned social events (e.g., a dragon boat tour in the bay of Greifswald). At the end of the Summer School, the teams will […]

AZTI’s Summer School – 8-9 September 2022, Aquarium of San Sebastian, Spain

In this 18th edition of AZTI´s Summer School, the topic proposed is “Addressing the cumulative impacts of multiple human pressures in marine systems”. The main objective of the school is to give an overview on the challenges and pressures that oceans are facing, the cumulative effects of multiple pressures in the marine ecosystems, as well as […]

II Marine Biogeochemistry Training School on: Biogeochemical and ecological dimensions of a changing Ocean – 31 May – 5 June 2022, Online

The Algarve Centre of Marine Sciences (CCMAR-Algarve) is organizing the II Marine Biogeochemistry Training School that will bring together diverse researchers that have made important contributions to the field of Biogeochemistry and are effective communicators to teach and interact with the students. The aim of this course is to provide Ms, PhD and young students and young […]

Mentoring programme – SCOR Working Group Respiration in the Mesopelagic

The Scientific Committee on Oceanic Research (SCOR) working group 161 [WG 161- Respiration in the Mesopelagic or ReMO] announces a capacity-building program to foster exchange of expertise and to establish international collaborations in the area of respiration in the mesopelagic ocean for early-career scientists. The mentoring program aims to enable participants to develop an original research […]

BENTACS – BENthos TAxonomy CourseS – 24 – 28 October 2022, Naples, Italy

The Marine Organism Taxonomy (MOTax) core facility has launched a series of International Summer Schools (BENTACS – BENthos TAxonomy CourseS) focused on the taxonomy of the main groups of zoo-benthos from soft-bottom communities in the Mediterranean Sea. The 1st MOTax course will provide an advanced training on the taxonomy and identification of Polychaetes. The course […]

REGISTRATION OPEN: Best practices for biogeochemical ocean observation: instrumentation, operation, quality control

Registration open now! Best practices for biogeochemical ocean observation: instrumentation, operation, quality control 15-17 June 2022 at the Scottish Association for Marine Science (SAMS), Oban, Scotland Hybrid event – in-person and virtual attendance Organized by an international group from all around the Atlantic: Europe, US, South America, and Afrika Biogeochemical measurements in ocean observing systems […]

Call for Applications: SOLAS Summer Schools 2022 & 2023 – Deadline 11 March 2022

The SOLAS Summer School is a regular, international event with the goal to provide the needed multidisciplinary air-sea interaction background to the next generation of Earth System scientists. In 2022, they offer a virtual version of the SOLAS Summer School between 13 and 17 June. The in-person school on Cape Verde will take place in […]

Call for Applications: Marine Spatial Planning Early Career Ocean Professionals Online Training Workshop – Caribbean Region – Deadline 28 February 2022

Background The island states of the Caribbean are heavily dependent on the ocean for their social and economic development. However, coastal and marine areas are increasingly under threat from intensifying human activity, pollution, Sargassum influxes and the impacts of a changing climate. Furthermore, these large ocean states have ambitions of developing their ocean-based economies, expanding […]

2022 Summer Courses at Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences (BIOS) Scholarships available! – Deadline 30 April 2022

The Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences (BIOS) is accepting applications for three summer courses scheduled for 2022. This popular suite of university-level summer courses, designed to immerse an international cohort of students in an intensive 3-week program of coursework and research that is unique in marine science education. Founded in 1903, BIOS is a world-class ocean science […]

Call for applications: Basic Concepts of Ocean Governance for Early Career Ocean Professionals – focus on the African Seas – Deadline 18 February 2022

This training workshop is offered in partnership with the ECOP Programme, an endorsed Action of the UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development, and is funded through the generous support of the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation and IOC-UNESCO. This online training opportunity for Early Career Ocean Professionals builds on the decades-long experience of the International Ocean Institute (IOI) in training […]

2022 Summer Courses at Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences (BIOS) Scholarships available! – Deadline 30 April 2022

The Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences (BIOS) is accepting applications for three summer courses scheduled for 2022. This popular suite of university-level summer courses, designed to immerse an international cohort of students in an intensive 3-week program of coursework and research that is unique in marine science education. Founded in 1903, BIOS is a world-class ocean science […]

What’s behind the curtain of the NASA Plankton, Aerosol, Cloud, ocean Ecosystem (PACE) mission? – Deadline 11 March 2022

The NASA PACE Project and Ocean Carbon and Biogeochemistry (OCB) Project Office are excited to announce the upcoming summer class “What’s behind the curtain of the NASA Plankton, Aerosol, Cloud, ocean Ecosystem (PACE) mission?”  This one-week graduate-level course will provide in-depth insight into the upcoming PACE mission that is scheduled for launch in January 2024. The course will provide […]

Save the date: Regional training workshop on observing the coastal and marginal seas in the western Indian Ocean including the Arabian/Persian Gulf and the Sea of Oman

Tuesday, June 7, 2022 to Thursday, June 9, 2022 Event City: Maputo – Mozambique Event Contact: Jing Li (jing.li@clivar.org) Event Description The Western Indian Ocean (WIO, which includes here East African countries and those surrounding the marginal and coastal seas) has more than 60 million people living on its marine coast. The coastal rural communities rely on […]

Save the date: Training on Best practices for biogeochemical ocean observation: instrumentation, operation, quality control

Best practices for biogeochemical ocean observation: instrumentation, operation, quality control 15-17 June 2022 at the Scottish Association for Marine Science (SAMS), Oban, Scotland Hybrid event – in-person and virtual attendance Organized by an international group from all around the Atlantic: Europe, US, South America, and Africa Biogeochemical measurements in ocean observing systems allow for assessment […]

AANChOR Course on Self-Managed Monitoring Program for Coasts

CALL FOR CANDIDATESAANChOR Course on Self-Managed Monitoring Program for CoastsInstituto Argentino de Oceanografía, Bahía Blanca, ArgentinaProfessors: Dr Alejandro J. Vitale – Dr Gerardo M. E. PerilloDeadline for applications: 30 June 2022Dates of the course: 8-19 August 2022 AANChOR open registration for a short (two-weeks), intensive course on the development of an integrated network employing self-constructed, […]

Call for Applications: SOLAS Virtual Summer School 2022 – Deadline 11 March 2022

The SOLAS Summer School is a regular, international event with the goal to provide the multidisciplinary air-sea interaction background to the next generation of Earth System scientists. In 2022, we offer a new, exciting opportunity — a virtual version of the SOLAS Summer School from 13-17 June 2022. To apply for the virtual Summer School 2022, please use the provided […]

International training on monitoring microbial quality of water (deadline 25 Jan 2022)

Under the auspices of ONWARD (Open Network on Water-Related Diseases) project, an international training course is being organised on monitoring microbial quality of water using remote sensing and in-situ measurements. This training will focus on monitoring microbial quality of water using remote sensing and in-situ measurements This course will leave you with a clear understanding […]

MOOC on “Ocean Remote Sensing towards Climate Resilience”. Fee waiver deadline 15 January 2022

The Tropical Resource Mapping Research Group of Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) in collaboration with PORSEC Association, UTMLead, COSPAR and Asia Pacific Network for Global Change Research are pleased to organize a virtual capacity building development program on “Ocean Remote Sensing towards Climate Resilience”. The focus is to enhance the capacity building among early-career scientists towards […]

New MOOC: Ocean ProTec.Lab

The Ocean ProTec.Lab is a short-term course on knowledge exchange between workers from traditional sectors (including shipbuilding/ship repair), entrepreneurs, trainers and early-career skilled youngsters. Ocean Pro.Tec Lab (Português)   Target Audience Early-career skilled youngsters, trainers, workers from the traditional sectors, entrepreneurs.   Time and Date April – June 2021   Venue Azores Sea School, Horta, […]

2021 Summer Courses at Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences (BIOS) – Deadline 15 May

APPLY NOW! 2021 Summer Courses at Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences (BIOS) ? APPLICATION DEADLINE MAY 15 The Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences (BIOS) is accepting applications for three summer courses scheduled for 2021. Students of all nationalities are eligible to apply for scholarships towards course fees which include tuition, accommodation and meals (we do […]

NASA Sponsored Workshop on Calibration and Validation of Ocean Color Remote Sensing – 19 July – 13 August, 2021, Maine (USA)

An intensive four-week, cross-disciplinary, graduate-level workshop in optical oceanography will be offered at the Bowdoin College’s SCSC. This NASA-sponsored workshop is a continuation of the optical oceanography course first offered at the Friday Harbor Laboratories in 1985 and since 2001 at the Darling Marine Center. Past graduates are many of today’s leaders in oceanography. The […]

The 2021 Call for POGO-SCOR Fellowships is open!

The Partnership for Observation of the Global Ocean (POGO) and Scientific Committee on Oceanic Research (SCOR) are pleased to announce that the POGO-SCOR Visiting Fellowship programme for 2021 is now open for applications. The deadline for applications is 30 April 2021. The scheme is designed to promote training and capacity development, leading towards a global […]

Using the Copernicus Marine Data Stream for Ocean Applications – Summer Online 2021

The purpose of this EUMETSAT Copernicus Marine Data Stream (CMDS) training course is to share knowledge, skills, resources and code so attendees are able to independently access and process data from Sentinel-3, supporting missions and CMEMS for their marine work-flows and applications. Format: Training will take place entirely online and through two phases. The first self-paced […]

West P&I Science Bursary at the National Oceanography Centre (NOC) – Deadline for application 09 April 2021

The West P&I Seagoing Science Bursary provides financial support that will enable students and early career researchers in the field of marine science or oceanography, or those from developing countries who are keen to become involved in the field of marine science or oceanography, to gain practical experience of sea-going science. Due to COVID-19 the […]

2021 Summer Courses at Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences (BIOS) – APPLICATION DEADLINE MAY 15

APPLY NOW! 2021 Summer Courses at Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences (BIOS) ? APPLICATION DEADLINE MAY 15 The Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences (BIOS) is accepting applications for three summer courses scheduled for 2021. Students of all nationalities are eligible to apply for scholarships towards course fees which include tuition, accommodation and meals (we do […]

Online Course: Remote Sensing & Mapping for Coral Reef Conservation

The opens in a new windowRemote Sensing and Mapping for Coral Reef Conservation Online Course is designed to help marine managers, conservation practitioners, scientists, decision makers, and GIS professionals decide whether remote sensing products and mapping technologies can help inform their conservation and restoration work, and which tools are best suited to their needs. It prominently features […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

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

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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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 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 […]

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 […]

Watch the replay! FREE WORKSHOP on How To Create A Successful Virtual Event

💻 How To Create A Successful Virtual Event ➡️ https://www.islandinnovation.co/how-to-create-a-successful-virtual-event/ 💪 You’ll have everything you need to get started creating your successful virtual event including finding out: 1. The best software platform to host your event 2. How to recreate conference networking online 3. How to facilitate speaker & audience engagement   via Oceans-l digest Have […]

Short Course on Computer Assisted Oil Spill Environmental Assessments in Land and Water 6–8 October 2020 New Forest, UK

Short Course Announcement Short Course on Computer Assisted Oil Spill Environmental Assessments in Land and Water 6–8 October 2020 New Forest, UK   Presented by Dr Reinaldo Garcia, Hydronia, LLC. Hydronia Europe, and Institute of Water and Environment, Florida International University, USACourse website: https://www.wessex.ac.uk/courses/short-course-on-oil-spill-assessment Description The huge volume of hydrocarbons transported through pipelines and by ships […]

UniCOAST Summer School Ludwig-Franzius-Institut – UPDATE INFORMATION

In spite of the difficulties, which research facilities and universities face this year, scientific life has to continue in all possible ways. The UniCOAST Summer School concerning interdisciplinary work in coastal research has been restructured to meet public restrictions, which unfortunately also means a limitation to European participants. Therefore, the admission process has been re-opened […]

3rd Summer School on Theory, Mechanisms and Hierarchical Modeling of Climate Dynamics: Tropical Oceans, ENSO and their Teleconnections

The 3rd Summer School on Theory, Mechanisms and Hierarchical Modeling of Climate Dynamics: Tropical Oceans, ENSO and their Teleconnections will be organised from 3 to 14 August 2020 at ICTP, Italy. The topics of the summer school include: 1) Tropical ocean (ENSO) dynamics, including phenomenology; 2) ENSO theory, modeling, prediction; 3) Decadal Variability and long term […]

Geochronology Summer School 2020

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Using the Copernicus Marine Data Stream for Ocean Applications

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 […]

Summer School on Blue Growth, Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Dear Colleagues, Within the framework of the EU project PORTWIMS a Summer School will be organized from 26th May – 3rd June 2020 in Lisbon dedicated to enhance skills in blue innovation and entrepreneurship. It is aimed at graduate and post-graduate students as well as young entrepreneurs and innovators to work within the Blue Economy. […]

WCRP/DCMIP Summer School on Earth System Model Development

A joint WCRP and DCMIP Summer School on ‘Earth System Model Development: Dynamical cores and physics-dynamics coupling’ will be held in Boulder, CO, USA from August 10-14, 2020. Registration will open on or about March 31, 2020 and close May 1, 2020. Read more… via CLIVAR Have any opportunity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to […]

EUMETSAT/OTGA Train the Trainers course, 22 June – 10 July 2020, Remote & Darmstadt (Germany)

EUMETSAT and IOC-UNESCO’s Ocean Teacher Global Academy (OTGA) have announced a course offering participants the opportunity to work with other trainers to incorporate the use of Copernicus marine data from EUMETSAT in to their own educational activities. The course involves both online lessons (22 June – 3 July) and a five-day in-person workshop (6-10 July). techniques. Application deadline: 31 Mar 2020 >> See more via […]

NASA-ESA Trans-Atlantic Training (TAT) 2020 (Thessaloniki, Greece)

NASA-ESA Trans-Atlantic Training (TAT) 2020 (Thessaloniki, Greece) https://tat.web.auth.gr/ The deadline for applications expires on March 27. Dr. Antonios Mouratidis Assistant Professor Remote Sensing & GIS Applications Lab Department of Physical and Environmental Geography Aristotle University of Thessaloniki 54124 Thessaloniki Greece via IFPRS Have any opportusnity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to info_at_nf-pogo-alumni.org

Ocean Sustainability (The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development Goals 13 and 14 interlinkages and the Decade of the Ocean for Sustainable Development (2021–2030))

Ocean Sustainability (The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development Goals 13 and 14 interlinkages and the Decade of the Ocean for Sustainable Development (2021–2030)) Advanced course (6 ECTS) Work load Contact hours: 40 hours Independent study: 60 hours Lecturers Prof. Ulisses M Azeiteiro, Department of Biology and CESAM, University of Aveiro, Portugal Dra. Ana Isabel Lillebø, […]

3rd Summer School on Theory, Mechanisms and Hierarchical Modeling of Climate Dynamics: Tropical Oceans, ENSO and their Teleconnections – DL 01 May 2020

 3rd Summer School on Theory, Mechanisms and Hierarchical Modeling of Climate Dynamics: Tropical Oceans, ENSO and their Teleconnections The 3rd Summer School on Theory, Mechanisms and Hierarchical Modeling of Climate Dynamics: Tropical Oceans, ENSO and their Teleconnections will be organised from 3 to 14 August 2020 at ICTP, Italy. Registration is now open until 01 May […]

Summer Courses at Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences (BIOS) – DL 30 Apr 2

2020 Summer Courses at Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences (BIOS) – APPLICATION DEADLINE APRIL 30 The Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences (BIOS) is pleased to announce that we are accepting applications for three summer courses scheduled for 2020. All students are eligible to apply for scholarships towards the tuition fees and may obtain academic credit […]

Marine Masters Summer Course, NIOZ (Netherlands) – DL 31 Mar 2020

The Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research (NIOZ) is seeking applications to their annual Marine Masters Summer Course that gives insight into state-of-the-art marine research. This introductory, multidisciplinary course is hosted at NIOZ Texel, with the western Wadden Sea as hands-on research area. The period of fieldwork will take place 5-17 July 2020 at NIOZ on […]

Free online course: Training on FISH & CHIPS transcriptomic tool – DL 30 Sep 2020

The project AquaExcel2020 is offering a free distance learning course covering the FISH & CHIPS tool, a database containing public transcriptomic data related to fish species in various physiological conditions. The course is ideal for Early Career Researchers and others with a basic knowledge of genomics and gene expression, who want to improve their ability to analyse and interpret […]

CLIVAR-FIO Summer School on Ocean Macroturbulence and Its Role in Earth’s Climate, China – 6-11 July 2020 – DL 27 March 2020

Climate and Ocean – Variability, Predictability, and Change – First Institute of Oceanography (CLIVAR-FIO) Summer School on Ocean Macroturbulence and Its Role in Earth’s Climate, Qingdao, China, from 6-11 July 2020. Apply by 27 March 2020. More information here.   via SOLAS Have any opportunity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to info_at_nf-pogo-alumni.org

REMINDER: Call open for the next Nippon Foundation-POGO Centre of Excellence – DL 15 March 2020

We are happy to announce that the new call for the NF-POGO CofE is now open until March 15. Since 2008, the Nippon Foundation-POGO Centre of Excellence (NF-POGO CofE) provides world class education and training courses in the field of observational oceanography. Starting in 2013, the NF-POGO CofE has been hosted by the Alfred Wegener […]

Summer school in optical remote sensing of aquatic environments and coastal habitats – 09-20 Aug 2020, Canada – DL 8 M

A new summer school in optical remote sensing of aquatic environments and coastal habitats will be offered in Canada in August 2020 The University of Québec in Rimouski, in collaboration with several experts in the field of aquatic optics and remote sensing, is opening applications to a new summer school in optical remote sensing of […]

Course: Marine Biogeochemistry – Biogeochemical and Ecological Dimensions of A Changing Ocean – 1-6 June 2020, Portugal

COURSE DESCRIPTION The course will bring together divers researchers that have made important contributions to the field of Biogeochemistry and are effective communicators to teach and interact with the students. This will be the second time the course in Marine Biogeochemistry in Portugal is offered and based on the success of the first year we expect […]

EUROFLEETS+ RV OCEANIA Floating University – “Use bio-optical parameters as convenient tool to study marine biogeochemical processes”| 4th – 16th June 2020| RV Oceania, Poland – DL 15 March 2020

Brief Description of Floating University The general objective of the course is to provide theoretical background and practical experience in conducting instrumental measurements of inherent and apparent optical properties in marine waters and collecting water samples for determination of concentrations of optically significant sea water constituent. Student will be familiarized with latest IOCCG measurements and […]

REMINDER -IOCCG 2020 Summer Lecture Series Frontiers in Ocean Optics and Ocean Colour Science 22 June – 3 July 2020 – DL 23 Feb 20

The International Ocean Colour Coordinating Group (IOCCG) Summer Lecture Series is dedicated to high-level training in the fundamentals of ocean optics, bio-optics and ocean colour remote sensing. Since 2012, these advanced training courses have taken place every two years during the summer months, and are held  at the Laboratoire d’Océanographie de Villefranche (LOV) in Villefranche-sur-Mer, […]

Copernicus Marine Service Training Workshop dedicated to Iberia-Biscay-Ireland region – 24-25 March, Gran Canaria

Mercator Ocean International, Maritime Cluster of the Canary Islands (CMC) and The Oceanic Platform of the Canary Islands (PLOCAN), organize on March 24-25 2020 in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain, a Regional Copernicus Marine Service Training Workshop dedicated to the Iberia-Biscay-Ireland Region. CONTEXT: Training workshops are designed to train existing Copernicus Marine Service users and also gain new […]

ECORD Summer School 2020: Downhole Logging for IODP Science – DL 14 Feb 20

Returning to the University of Leicester for its fifth year, this Summer School introduces the interpretation and applications of downhole log and physical property data primarily from the International Ocean Discovery Program (IODP). The School explores the relevance and unique insights of these data for a range of fields, including paleoclimatology, sedimentology, hydrogeology, and broader geological and ecological processes such as sediment provenance and water […]

Coastal Summer School 2020 “Estuaries as transitional bodies between land and sea” – DL 1st Mar 20

Coastal Summer School 2020 “Estuaries as transitional bodies between land and sea” 09.-19. August 2020 in Lauenburg, Germany River-Sea Systems, covering whole river basins and the coastal waters that they influence, are of major importance for food and energy production, transport, and societal wellbeing. Complex and dynamic, they are experiencing natural and anthropogenic pressures – […]

Free ESRI MOOC on “Spatial Data Science: The New Frontier in Analytics” – 26 Feb – 9 Apr 2020 – DL 12 Mar 20

Use location to find patterns and tackle complex problems. Spatial data science allows analysts to extract deeper insight from data using a comprehensive set of analytical methods and spatial algorithms, including machine learning and deep learning techniques. This course explores the application of spatial data science to uncover hidden patterns and improve predictive modeling. You’ll […]

PhD course: Transdisciplinary approaches to sustainable marine aquaculture, 10 February – 20 March 2020, Sweden – DL 10 Jan 20

As part of their participation in the Assemble+ project, the Swedish Mariculture Research Center (SWEMARC) has announced a PhD course titled Transdisciplinary approaches to sustainable marine aquaculture. The course begins with a one-week intensive portion held at Tjärnö Marine Laboratory (10-12 Feb) and Kristineberg Marine Research Station (12-14 Feb), followed by a four-week interactive online section. Application deadline: 10 Jan 2020 >> See […]

2020 IOCCG Summer Lecture Series – DL 23 Feb 20

Applications now open for 2020 IOCCG Summer Lecture Series Applications are  now open for the 2020 IOCCG Summer Lecture Series (SLS-2020).   The course  will take place from 22 June – 3 July 2020 at the Laboratoire d’Océanographie de Villefranche (LOV) in Villefranche-sur-Mer, which is part of the  IMEV (Institut de la Mer, de Villefranche), and hosts the Marine […]

CLIVAR-FIO Summer School on ‘Ocean Macroturbulence and Its Role in Earth’s Climate’

Download the poster here. The CLIVAR-FIO Summer School on ‘Ocean Macroturbulence and Its Role in Earth’s Climate’ will be organised in Qingdao, China, from July 6 to 11, 2020, back to back with the Training course on ‘Regional Application of Coupled Climate Models’ organised by the UNESCO/IOC Regional Training and Research Center on Ocean Dynamics and Climate (ODC) from July 13 to 22, 2020. Registration is now open […]

ZUKOnnect Fellowships for Scholars from Africa, Asia and Latin America – DL 28 Feb 20

The Zukunftskolleg has just launched a new call for *ZUKOnnect Fellowships for Scholars from Africa, Asia and Latin America*.   Up to 5 (post-)doctoral stipends are available for up to 3 months (with justification for up to 4 months) and are based at the Zukunftskolleg. The start date is between September 1st, 2020 and October […]

Copernicus MOOC (Massive Open Online Course)

The Copernicus MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) is a new online training aimed at enabling anyone to address this challenge. Participants will learn how Copernicus data and services can be used to address societal challenges and generate business opportunities. In particular, they will learn how Copernicus – and space data in general – can be used […]

ECORD Training course The Virtual Drillship Experience – 20-24 April, Bremen, Germany – DL 17 Jan 20

Taking advantage of the unique and integrated facilities offered by the IODP Bremen Core Repository (BCR) and the MARUM Laboratories this training course will introduce the participants to life as a shipboard scientist, introducing shipboard scientific methods and work flow during a simulated drilling cruise. The focus will be on the practical aspects applied on the drilling vessels of the IODP program: the JOIDES […]

4th International School in Marine Biology – 26 Jan to 1st Feb, 2020, Namibia – DL 15 Nov 19

The DANIEL JOUVANCE FOUNDATION (www.danieljouvance-fondation.org) will organize the 4th International School in Marine Biology at the Sam Nujoma Campus, University of Namibia, Henties Bay, Namibia from January 26th to February 1rst, 2020. This 4th International School in Marine Biology will be a collaboration between the Daniel Jouvance Foundation, the Sorbonne University Foundation and the University […]

EUROFLEETS+ Floating University – “Mapping the Ocean Floor: An Introduction to Practical Aspects of Hydrographic Surveying” – Feb 2020, Ireland – DL 22 Nov 19

EUROFLEETS+ Floating University – “Mapping the Ocean Floor: An Introduction to Practical Aspects of Hydrographic Surveying” RV Celtic Voyager, Cork, Ireland, February 19th to February 25th, 2020 The EurofleetsPlus “Floating University” Eurofleets+ is a unique consortium of research vessels, equipment and scientists supported by 42 marine institutes, universities, foundations and SMEs from 24 countries around the North Atlantic […]

International workshop MARINE SPATIAL PLANNING in Maldives – DL Nov 2019

We would like to advise that the latest positions are available for our international training workshop ?Marine Spatial Planning: an experience in the Maldives? organized by the Planning Climate Change Lab of the University of Venice, Italy?(http://www.planningclimatechange.org/en) in collaboration with the University of Milano-Bicocca, Italy (www.marhe.unimib.it) and with the participation of Tundy Spring Agardy!! The […]

Free Best Practice Guide for Multiple-Drivers Marine Research, and free online learning tool ‘Multiple Drivers simulator’

Through SCOR Working Group 149 led by Philip Boyd (University of Tasmania), we have developed a free tool box for Multiple Drivers’ Marine Research. It includes a Best Practices Guide, an online and an online simulate experimental designs for ‘Multiple Stressors’ research, named MEDDLE. Here a summary (based on a review by Bronwyn Wake, Nature […]