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This list includes all contents that are posted on the EuroMarine website and are considered as pieces of 'news'. This may include Calls, Activities, Documents and various subcategories of News. Please note that specific pages offering more advanced filtering options exist for Calls and for Activities. The present page offers filtering option for subcategories of other News.

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Postdoctoral offer in Physical Oceanography
Ifremer has announced it is seeking applicants for an 18-month postdoctoral position to join the Ocean and Climate team at the Laboratory of Physical and Spatial Oceanography (LOPS). This position...
November 7, 2019
7th European Marine Board Forum: Big Data in Marine Science
Update: Due to current issues with Covid-19, this event has been postponed until 23 October 2020. The venue and programme will remain the same. The Future Science Brief will be launched via a webinar...
November 7, 2019
EMODnet Biology Call for Data Grants
EMODnet Biology has announced a call for proposals to help increase the amount of data made available and to cover existing geographical, temporal and/or taxonomic data gaps. Successful proposals...
November 7, 2019
Global Sustainable Development Report 2019 Published
The Future is Now: Science for Achieving Sustainable Development
GSDR 2019
Following the international adoption of the UN's Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in 2016, "The Future is Now: Science for Achieving Sustainable Development" (published 11 September 2019) reports...
November 7, 2019
Orienting Young Scientists of EuroMarine II
News The Working Group will be holding a workshop on 14-15 January 2020 in order to consolidate the knowledge gathered to date, establish detailed goals and targets and develop a plan for achieving...
October 30, 2019
Developing technology and methods for the precise investigation of marine animal forest 3D-structural complexity
Due to impediments caused by Covid-19, the organisers have made some adjustments to the scheduling of this workshop: 21 May 2020: A video-conference will be held to allow the participants to get to...
October 30, 2019
Emergent impacts on coastal areas:
Adding the role of light pollution to the management and protection of ocean commons
Marine coastal areas host highly productive ecosystems that are threatened by the high rate of urban development in these areas and associated stressors affecting ecosystem processes. An integrated...
October 30, 2019
Threats of endocrine-disrupting compounds and environmental pollutants to the marine biosphere: translating models to real life
A major challenge facing humanity and the ocean’s health is the degradation of marine environments due to the release and accumulation of a wide range of environmental toxicants, mainly of...
October 30, 2019
From species connectivity to functional connectivity
Research on ecosystem connectivity has traditionally relied on species dispersal (structural connectivity), although this is only one of the many uses of space that allow species to connect different...
October 30, 2019
Modelling different components of marine plankton biodiversity
Biodiversity is an enigmatic yet important factor for the accuracy of ecosystem modelling. The inclusion of living organisms is necessary for models that predict carbon usage and circulation, while...
October 30, 2019
Modelling and prediction of harmful algal blooms, from event responses to multi - decadal projections
Harmful algal blooms (HABs) are proliferations of certain photosynthetic organisms (including unicellular phytoplankton and phytobenthos, macroalgae, cyanobacteria, and particular ciliates) that can...
October 29, 2019
Multi-Modelled Marine Ecosystems
Due to Covid-19, the organisers have decided to postpone this event to a later date. They are currently assessing options for suitable dates in either the second half of 2020 or else next year. This...
October 29, 2019
Incorporating ecosystem functioning in marine biodiversity assessments
Due to concerns over the spread of COVID-19 and the array of restrictions imposed across Europe, the organisers have decided to postpone the EFIMBA FWS until October 2020. The exact date will be...
October 29, 2019
Coral Ecology and Conservation in Mesophotic Temperate Ecosystems
Due to Covid-19 and the resultant postponement of the International Coral Reef Symposium (ICRS 2020) until July 2021, this Euromarine-funded foresight workshop has also been postponed until 2021. ...
October 29, 2019
Open PhD position in Marine Ecology and Evolution
The University of Bergen (UiB) is seeking applicants for a PhD position in marine ecology and evolution within their Department of Biological Sciences. The 3-year role will be working within the ...
October 23, 2019
GEOTRACES Project Officer Role (Part-Time)
GEOTRACES has announced an open position for a part-time project officer at their International Project Office (IPO) hosted at the Laboratoire d'Études en Géophysique et Océanographie Spatiales (...
October 23, 2019
European Maritime Day 2020
Update 29/05/2020 - Due the Covid-19 crisis, European Maritime Day 2020 has now been cancelled. Update - Due to closures relating to Covid-19, European Maritime Day, originally scheduled to take...
October 17, 2019
Open: Lyell Research Fellowship in fisheries, conservation and sustainable seafood
Herion-Watt University is seeking candidates for a research fellowship (leading to permanent appointment) with experience in working with international groups and different stakeholders, especially...
October 17, 2019
Open position: Director, Biological Research Stations
The University of Helsinki's Faculty of Biological and Environmental Sciences has announced they are currently seeking applications for the role of Director of the faculty's biological research...
October 17, 2019
A new research vessel for scientific expeditions
The company Norlengs GmbH has recently been conducting refits of the 24m arctic-rated vessel MV Ulla Rinman. From April 2020 this vessel will be available for hire for scientific expeditions and is...
October 17, 2019
Dr Edouard Delcroix Prize
VLIZ has announced they are accepting nominations for the triennial scientific Dr Edouard Delcroix Prize, to be awarded to a researcher or research team in recognition of a significant scientific...
October 17, 2019
52nd International Liège Colloquium on Ocean Dynamics
A conglomeration of Belgian institutions (including EuroMarine member organisations UGent, RBINS-ODN and ILVO) are hosting the 52nd Liège Colloquium on Ocean Dynamics in May 2020. This colloquium...
October 16, 2019
Frontiers in Marine Science Special Issue
Managing for the Future: Understanding the Relative Roles of Climate and Fishing on Structure and Dynamics of Marine Ecosystems
Frontiers Journal have issued a call for the submisson of abstracts and manuscripts for a special issue whose research topic relates to the Integrated Marine Biosphere Research (IMBeR) project. This...
October 16, 2019
International Conference on Climate Change in the Asia-Pacific Region - Reminder
The international conference on Climate Change in the Asia-Pacific Region: From Environmental aspects to socio-economic impacts, organised in part by IRD has issued a third call along with an updated...
October 9, 2019
2nd Announcement for ICOC 2020 and pre-conference workshop
There is just one week left to register for the pre-conference workshop preceding the 14th International Conference on Copepods (ICOC 2020).  For details on both the conference and the pre-conference...
October 8, 2019
Frontiers in Marine Science Special Issue: Early Career Researchers
Frontiers in Marine Science have issued a call for the submisison of abstracts and manuscripts for a special issue whose research topic relates to the Integrated Marine Biosphere Research (IMBeR)...
October 8, 2019
Science communications officer vacancy
AquaTT are seeking a communications officer to join their team in Dublin (Ireland). the successful candidate will play an integral role in supporting AquaTT’s Project Officers who work on European...
October 4, 2019
Vacancies in Anaerobic Microbiology and Bioreactor Research
The National University of Ireland Galway (NUI-Galway) has announced openings for three full-time, fixed term positions within their Department of Microbiology. Funded by the SFI Research...
September 24, 2019
Frontiers in Marine Science Special Issue
Frontiers Journal have issued a call for the submisison of abstracts and manuscripts for a special issue whose research topic relates to the Integrated Marine Biosphere Research (IMBeR) project. This...
September 24, 2019
IPBES 2 Calls for Nominations of Experts
The Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) is currently running two calls for the nomination of experts to assist with the scoping of thematic...
September 24, 2019
Fishery Officer (Fishery Statistician) role
The UN Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has announced an open position for a Fishery Officer, reporting to the Indian Ocean Tuna Commission (IOTC) Science Manager. The job will focus on tuna...
September 23, 2019
EUROLAG9 Student Grants
As part of their effort to include early career marine researchers in the latest developments in lagoon research, the Murray Foundation has provided funding for grants for a limited number of...
September 23, 2019
The Eurolag conference is a biennial symposium that aims to bring together scientists, managers and stakeholders to discuss new scientific findings and experiences on the knowledge and use of coastal...
September 23, 2019
Ecological Modelling Global Conference Programme Available
The final programme and list of plenary speakers for the Internaltional Society for Ecological Modelling (ISEM) Global Conference 2019 is now available to view and download.  The organisers have also...
September 23, 2019
Open position: Research Scientist on fish/fishing gear interactions
The French Research Institute for Exploitation of the Sea (IFREMER) is seeking a research scientist for a permanent position to study fish/fishing gear interactions. Based in their research unit STH...
September 13, 2019
GLOSS - Global Ocean Social Sciences dialogues and workshops
The Ocean University Initiative has organised a dialogue and workshops session in support of the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO and the UN's Decade of Ocean Sciences for...
September 13, 2019
Invasive species and associated socio-­environmental issues
Gaston Berger University and the West African Networks on Biological Invasions of the French Institute of Research for sustainable Development (IRD) have announced an international conference:...
September 12, 2019
ASSEMBLE Plus 5th Call for Transnational Access
ASSEMBLE Plus integrates over 30 marine biological stations and installations from various regions of the world's oceans and seas; providing scientists from academia, industry and policy with the...
September 12, 2019
Call for Transnational Access to European Aquatic Mesocosm Facilities in 2020
The EU Research Infrastructure project AQUACOSM has opened their 3rd Call for Transnational Access to fund participation or leadership of mesocosm experiments in 2020. This opportunity provides ...
September 12, 2019
Training Course: Liquid Chromatography and Mass Spectrometry Methods in Marine Sciences
An Assemble+ Knowledge Exchange and Training Course
Registrations are open for a Knowledge Exchange and Training course on Liquid Chromatography and Mass Spectrometry Methods in Marine Sciences. The event will be hosted by CCMAR, on behalf of the...
September 11, 2019
Postdoc position with the Modelling for Aquatic Systems research group (MAST)
A 2-year post-doctoral position is available at the Modelling for Aquatic Systems research group (MAST) from the University of Liège (ULiege), Belgium for understanding and assessing the Black Sea ...
September 11, 2019
PhD position in Marine Optical Modelling
The University of Liège (ULiege) has announced a PhD fellowship for the Modelling for Aquatic Systems research group (MAST). This position will be responsible for developing and implementing an...
September 11, 2019
Postdoc position at LEGOS - Mercator Ocean (Toulouse, France) on Sargassum seasonal forecast
The Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD) has announced an opening for a postdoc position working with both LEGOS and Mercator Ocean. The successful candidate will implement a seasonal...
September 11, 2019
Questionnaire: E-BIND project (DG Environment) Stakeholder Consultation
The E-BIND project is a DG Environment-supporting initiative which aims at ensuring the support of scientific bodies and networks in providing knowledge and data to ensure a better and more effective...
September 4, 2019
PhD in Quantitative Ecology / Benthic Community Ecology
The Université de Bretagne Occidentale in Brest (UBO) is currently seeking candidates for a fully funded PhD in quantitative community ecology. This position will investigate drivers of temporal...
September 4, 2019
Open Position: PhD in Marine Socio-Ecological Systems and Adaptation to Climate Change
The Future Oceans Lab (FOL) of the Marine Research Center (CIM) at the University of Vigo, in conjunction with the Arctic Research Center at Hokkaido University, Japan has announced an opening for a...
September 4, 2019
Call to sign the World Scientists’ Warning of a Climate Emergency
The Alliance of World Scientists invites all scientists to read the recently published viewpoint article, "World Scientists' Warning of a Climate Emergency" (Ripple et al. 2019), and add their names...
September 3, 2019
EuroMarine second 2019 Steering Committee meeting
This meeting, hosted by AquaTT, will be held in Dublin. Salient agenda items will be: the 2019 call for proposals (moderation of the outcome of the reviews and final funding decisions);  the...
August 22, 2019
EuroMarine 2020 General Assembly
Overview In 2020, the EuroMarine General Assembly (GA) meeting will take place in Piran, Slovenia, on 16 January (all day) and 17 January 2019 (morning). It will be hosted and co-organised by the...
August 22, 2019
Ocean Sciences Meeting 2020
The Ocean Sciences Meeting (OSM) for the ocean sciences and ocean-connected community will take place in February 2020 in San Diego (USA).  the conference will gather the scientific community to...
August 20, 2019