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Postdoctoral position in Marine Population Genomics
This appointment is part of a EU BiodivERsA project on the effect of Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) on Mediterranean artisanal fisheries in collaboration with France, Spain and Sweden. This position...
June 20, 2017
The Effects of Climate Change on the World's Oceans
The 4th International Symposium will bring together experts from around the world to better understand climate impacts on ocean ecosystems – and how to respond.  The Symposium will:   Highlight the...
June 19, 2017
Temporary Scientific & Technical Officer (STO) Irish Sea
The Scientific and Technical Officer (STO) will work full time on scallop within the FEAS fisheries team. The job will focus on WP 3 and specifically Activity 3.1 of the BLUEFISH project. The role...
June 16, 2017
First External Review Now Open for the IPBES Global Assessment
The external review for the first order drafts of the chapters of the IPBES global assessment of biodiversity and ecosystem services has started, and will be open until 15 August 2017. This...
June 16, 2017
2017 SCAR Fellowship Applications
Fellows may be awarded up to US$15,000 each and, this year, up to five are being offered by SCAR. Normally SCAR award 4 a year, but thanks to a contribution from India, 5 are being offered this year...
June 16, 2017
Marine Law and Ocean Governance Call 2017
The Marine Institute is pleased to announce a call for proposals under the topic Marine Law and Ocean Governance under the Marine Research Programme. The Marine Institute invites applications for a...
June 16, 2017
Scientific Committee of AlgaEurope 2017 opens Call for Abstracts
All abstracts will be submitted to peer-review, coordinated by the Scientific Committee. Notification of acceptance will be emailed to the corresponding author together with detailed information and...
June 15, 2017
Short Course: An Introduction to Whale And Dolphin Biology And Conservation
This short course will consist of a two day series of talks, ranging from whale and dolphin evolution and diversity, to behavior and adaptations, to the history of whaling and current conservation...
June 15, 2017
Ocean-colour data in climate studies advanced training short course
This training course aims to provide PhD students and early career researchers with the fundamentals of ocean-colour satellite data and their applications. The course will deliver training in ocean-...
June 13, 2017
One Planet – One Ocean: From Science to Solutions Online Course
Join the global learner community that will be part of this Massive Open Online Course starting soon. We, a group of ocean scientists from natural sciences, law, economics and philosophy, will share...
June 12, 2017
Pulse gear – A more sustainable alternative for traditional beam trawling?
The pulse trawl is a fishing gear that uses electrical pulses to catch target species such as sole and shrimp. The pulse trawl is considered by ICES and STECF to be a more sustainable alternative to...
June 12, 2017
Gas Hydrate and Offshore Geohazard
The Seas, Rivers, Islands and Coastal Areas Intergroup organises a discussion on offshore geohazard on 22 June 2017 at the European Parliament in Room ASP 3 H 1. Offshore geohazards impede the...
June 12, 2017
Advanced Course Monitoring environmental effects of aquaculture
The course requires personal work and interaction among participants and with lecturers. The international characteristics of the course favour the exchange of experiences and points of view. The...
June 8, 2017
Physical Chemical Biological Coupling in the Pelagic Training Course
19-26 Aug 2017 What are the physical boundaries for life in the ocean? This one week course on physical-chemical-biological coupling in the pelagic will cover diffusion, turbulence, encounter rates,...
June 6, 2017
6th Congress of the International Society for Applied Phycology
After Almería-Spain in 2002, Kunming-China in 2005, Galway - Ireland in 2008, Halifax–Canada in 2011 and Sydney-Australia in 2014,  the committee presiding the International Society of Applied...
June 6, 2017
Executive Director role, European Marine Board
The European Marine Board (EMB) invites applications for the position of Executive Director. This is an exciting opportunity to lead a dynamic, professional Secretariat to promote and advance marine...
June 6, 2017
4th International Conference on Environmental Specimen Banks (ESBs)
The Biscay Bay Environmental Specimen Bank (BBEBB) will host in Bilbao during the first days of October 2017 the 4th International Conference on Environmental Specimen Banks (ESBs). BBEBB is located...
June 6, 2017
Postdoctoral Research Fellow in comparative immunogenomics
A three-year post-doctoral fellowship position for a qualified candidate with background in comparative genomics is available at CEES, the Department of Biosciences (IBV), Faculty of Mathematics and...
June 6, 2017
PhD Research Fellowship in molecular biology/ genomics
A 4-year PhD Research Fellowship in molecular biology/genomics is available at the Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Synthesis (CEES), Department of Biosciences, Faculty of Mathematics and...
June 6, 2017
Engaging environments - Announcement of opportunity
NERC is inviting proposals under this programme for public engagement consortium and capacity-building projects costing between £50,000 and £100,000 (at 80% full economic cost) that must be delivered...
June 2, 2017
Post-doctoral scientist - Marine Meteorology
The goal of this position is the development and implementation of a data assimilation system for an existing climate (ocean-atmosphere-sea ice) model. A special focus lies on the flexibility of the...
June 2, 2017
PhD - Factors affecting the occurrence and behaviour of harbour porpoises around Scottish fish farms
This PhD will investigate how and when porpoises use Scottish fish farm sites. Studies will focus on the occurrence and behaviour of porpoises around fish farm infrastructure (cages, moorings and...
June 2, 2017
Two PhD students in Natural Science specializing in Marine Sciences
The main task is to conduct a PhD thesis work under supervision, which includes development of the PhD student`s methodology experience, analytical skills, and theoretical depth and breadth. The...
June 2, 2017
Scientist- Diurnal cycle in the ocean
The position is in the Earth System Modelling Section of the Research Department. The Scientist will work in the Coupled Processes team, in close collaboration with the atmospheric physics and...
June 1, 2017
PhD in Fish Evolutionary Ecology
Applications are invited for a motivated and enthusiastic PhD candidate, who will join the BEYOND 2020 multiinstitute research cluster project (Burrishoole Ecosystem Observatory Network 2020). The...
June 1, 2017
SHIPPING AND THE ENVIRONMENT - From Regional to Global Perspectives
This conference, taking place in Gothenburg, Sweden, is an international event on the environmental impact of shipping and its importance within policy, marine spatial planning and the maritime...
May 31, 2017
2018 International Sandy Beaches Symposium
The ISBS 2018 will be held from 25 to 29 May 2018. It will be hosted by the Institute for Marine Biology Biotechnology and Aquaculture, Hellenic Centre for Marine Research.  Sandy beach scientists,...
May 31, 2017
Multilateral Science-Policy Partnerships: Generating the Evidence to Underpin SDG Implementation
To set the ocean on a path of sustainable development and preserve the essential ecosystem goods and services it provides, humankind does need to bring about a step-change in the way it understands...
May 31, 2017
Postdoctoral position available
The Institute of Oceanology in Poland invite outstanding young scientists interested in cooperating with researchers from the Institute of Oceanology Polish Academy of Sciences in the area of marine...
May 30, 2017
Position in PhD Programme
The Institute of Oceanology of the Polish Academy of Sciences is currently advertising for a position in a PhD programme. The institute invites outstanding young graduates interested in cooperating...
May 30, 2017
Post-doctoral position in eelgrass habitat dynamics of coastal Quebec
The University of Quebec at Chicoutimi (UQAC), in partnership with Laval University and the University of Quebec at Rimouski (UQAR), is looking for a post-doctoral candidate to coordinate a study of...
May 30, 2017
Scientific Officer role at MiAlgae
MiAlgae, a high growth potential startup in the agriculture feed supplement industry, is looking for a driven, proactive Scientific Officer to work in its close knit Edinburgh team. You will use your...
May 30, 2017
Exploitation of polar algal strains for future biotech
Description Applications are invited for a PhD student position to study the metabolic profiling of polar algal strains. The post will involve studying marine algae, which are an extremely diverse...
May 29, 2017
Research position in blue growth boundaries in novel Baltic food webs
Project description Environmental and Marine Biology at Åbo Akademi University in Turku, Finland invites applications for a research position (postdoctoral level) to study past and present states in...
May 29, 2017
Four Roles Available at University of Gothenburg (Sweden)
Four marine-related roles are currently available at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden. The roles will all be based in the University's Department of Marine Science. The four role titles are:...
May 25, 2017
Practical Course to Geophysical Technologies for Underwater Archaeology Research
The Geophysical Technologies has been widely used by scientist to investigate on several fields related to the underwater context. But now, new technologies and easier software allow incorporating...
May 24, 2017
Tools to Support Nature-Based Coastal Protection
Reducing flood risks is one of the most pressing challenges facing European coastal managers. Sea level rise, climate change and increasing coastal populations, intensify this challenge, demanding...
May 24, 2017
Effective Communication Skills for Scientists
Presentations and posters are unique opportunities to showcase your work to the scientific community, funding agencies, future employers and the general public. Although these forms of communication...
May 24, 2017
Aquaculture in Southern Europe: Basic and Applied Aspects
Aquaculture is practiced in all types of existing aquatic environments, from marsh ponds and estuaries to rivers, lakes and the sea. In the Southwest of Spain, aquaculture activity is mainly located...
May 24, 2017
Software engineer in physical-biogeochemical ocean modeling
The LSCE (Laboratoire des Sciences du Climat et de l’Environnment) near Paris is seeking a research engineer with experience in physical or biogeochemical ocean modeling. The position is open to...
May 24, 2017
Six job opportunities open at Leibniz-Institute for Baltic Sea Research
Six job opportunities are currently available at the Leibniz-Institute for Baltic Sea Research. These roles all have varying degrees of responsibility, and multiple different roles, attached to them...
May 24, 2017
Ecological applications of Biomarkers in aquatic food web studies
The growing demand for a sustainable use of aquatic resources has stimulated research interest in untangling the functional relationships between aquatic organisms, including interactions at the...
May 24, 2017
UGent Blue Growth Summerschool
The second edition of the Blue Growth Summer School is taking place at GreenBridge, UGent Campus Ostend in Belgium from 11-22 September 2017. The Summer School will cover a wide range of topics...
May 24, 2017
Call open for PhD Programme in Earth Science, Fluid Dynamics, and Mathematics - Interactions and Methods
The new CALL for the PhD Programme in Earth Science, Fluid Dynamics, and Mathematics - Interactions and Methods (University of Trieste) is now open.  OGS will support: 1) a scholarship on the project...
May 24, 2017
ECBS 2017 - 5th European Chemical Biology Symposium
The meeting ECBS 2017 brings together chemical biology researchers from screening and drug discovery, systems biology and therapeutic innovation. It builds on the success at the 5th ICBS 2016 in...
May 24, 2017
Hjort Summer School 2017 – Bridging Methods in Marine Science: From the Lab to Models
The Program To achieve a better understanding of the connectivity of lab and modelling work, the 2017 Hjort Summer School has a strong focus on hands-on work. Accompanied by lectures, students will...
May 23, 2017
EcoAqua Third Summer School
Marine/ Maritime Spatial Planning (MSP)
This edition of the summer school course will provide the participants a solid overall understanding of basic and applied aspects of Marine/Maritime Spatial Planning (MSP). This course will follow a...
May 23, 2017
3rd International Symposium on Nematodes as Environmental Bioindicators
The Institute of Technology Carlow, in collaboration with the Association of Applied Biologists, and the Organising Committee of the 3rd International Symposium on Nematodes as Environmental...
May 23, 2017
Supporting the Implementation of SDG 14: State of Play on the UN Ocean Conference
Adopted in 2015, the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) represent a comprehensive, universal and inclusive sustainable development framework. The SDG 14 aims to “conserve and sustainably use the...
May 23, 2017
24th SARAF Session
Since 2001, SARAF aims at training engineers and technicians to the modern methods of analysis of residues and contaminants in food. The lectures are provided in English by leading European experts...
May 22, 2017