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Oceans Meeting 2017
Building on the work being carried out in relevant international fora, including the forthcoming UN Conference to Support the Implementation of SDG 14, Portugal is organizing the Oceans Meeting 2017...
July 13, 2017
PhD financed by the European project BIODIVERSA "MARFOR"
The Franco-Chilean international research unit UMI 3614 "Evolutionary Biology and Ecology of Algae" is actively researching a candidate for a PhD proposal financed by the European project BIODIVERSA...
July 12, 2017
Project Manager in EU-INTERREG-ATLANTIC AREA project
Applications are welcome to cover the following position: Project Manager for “The European Marine Biological Resource Centre Biobank” project, funded through the Program for Interregional...
July 12, 2017
Joint Call: Impacts of Deep-Sea Nodule Mining
 Preannouncement On August 1, 2017, a number of JPI Oceans member countries will launch a joint call for preproposals to study the environmental impacts and risks associated with seabed mining. This...
July 12, 2017
Doctorate - Applicability of the environmental DNA (eDNA) approach for the detection of NIS in dynamic costal ecosystems
The Klaipėda University (Lithuania) is offering the Dissertation theme “Applicability of the environmental DNA (eDNA) approach for the detection of NIS in dynamic costal ecosystems” for the Doctoral...
July 12, 2017
PhD student - Phytoplankton single-cell properties and implications for zooplankton dynamics
The Alfred Wegener Institute Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research (AWI) is a member of the Helmholtz Association (HGF) and funded by federal and state government. AWI focuses on polar and...
July 12, 2017
ECORD open calls - apply to sail
OPEN CALLS for Scientists IODP Expedition 380 NanTroSEIZE Stage 3-Frontal Thrust Long-Term Borehole Monitoring System (LTBMS) – DEADLINE TO APPLY: 17 July 2017 Download the full call here Download...
July 12, 2017
2nd EKLIPSE call for requests now open
EKLIPSE is developing a European Mechanism to answer requests from policy makers and other societal actors on biodiversity-related issues. EKLIPSE invites proposals for requests from consortia...
July 12, 2017
7th Italian Forum on Industrial Biotechnology and Bioeconomy
The 7th edition of IFIB - Italian Forum on Industrial Biotechnology and Bioeconomy is organized by Assobiotec, the Italian Association for the development of biotechnology which is part of the...
July 12, 2017
Advanced Master in Sustainable Blue Growth
Taking into consideration the current economic crisis and the evolving political, social and environmental conditions in the Mediterranean Region, there is a need to put together multidisciplinary...
July 12, 2017
Marine Monitoring Scientist
Based in the Lowestoft Laboratory and working within the Cefas Monitoring Group, the successful candidate will provide support to the leadership team in the development and implementation of the...
July 12, 2017
10th European Conference on Marine Natural Products
The European Conference on Marine Natural Products series was setup in order to give European scientists, and especially younger ones, the opportunity to present their research results in the form of...
July 12, 2017
Future Earth travel grant for early career professionals
Future Earth will offer a series of grants to early career professionals to support their travel to sustainability events around the world. The grants are open to early career researchers working in...
July 12, 2017
Marine Plastics Innovation Challenge
UN Environment in collaboration with Think Beyond Plastic™ invites university students from all over the globe to take part in the 2017 Marine Plastic Innovation Challenge. The challenge, which is...
July 5, 2017
2nd JPI Oceans conference
The 2nd JPI Oceans conference, taking place in Lisbon on 26 October 2017, will present the first results of the actions and projects initiated under the framework of JPI Oceans and will provide an...
July 5, 2017
Nature-Based Solutions: From Innovation to Common-use
As part of the Presidency of the Estonian Republic of the Council of the European Union, a flagship conference “Nature-based Solutions: From Innovation to Common-use” will be organized by the...
July 5, 2017
The 10th Surimi School Europe “Celebrating 20 Years with the European Industry”
This three days course is designed for practicing surimi technician/technologists (QC/ R&D), operators, and marketers who wish to develop a pragmatic knowledge of surimi technology and its...
July 5, 2017
Our Ocean Youth Summit
The European Union and the Sustainable Oceans Alliance will co-host the second summit of young ocean leaders as a parallel event to the Our Ocean conference in Malta on 5-6 October 2017. The event...
July 5, 2017
Open Sea Lab
The first EMODnet Open Sea Lab will take place in Antwerp, Belgium from 15-17 November 2017. The three day event will help co-create innovative solutions to unique problems using EMODnet's wealth of...
July 5, 2017
Marine Mammals Research and Conservation Course
Theory and practice: lectures, field trips out to sea to collect data, data handling, photo-identifications, distribution, abundance, behaviour, habitat use, human interactions, social structure,...
July 5, 2017
Environmental-DNA and metabarcoding course
Environmental DNA (eDNA) coupled with metabarcoding represents a powerful tool for investigating ecosystem complexity and revealing hidden biodiversity. This novel approach is revolutionising the way...
July 5, 2017
PhD Role Available
The Ph.D. student is expected to participate in the activities of the 4 year long Ph.D. study program and to conduct individual research that would lead to obtaining a PhD degree in oceanology by the...
July 5, 2017
Postdoctoral Position
The Institute of Oceanology, Polish Academy of Sciences is currently inviting outstanding young scientists interested in cooperating with researchers from the Institute in the area of marine physics...
July 5, 2017
A New Era of Blue Enlightenment
Commissioner Carlos Moedas will host a High-Level Ministerial and Scientific event on 12-14 July 2017 in Lisbon, Portugal, joined by high-level government representatives from Brazil and South Africa...
July 5, 2017
Physiomar 17
The Physiomar series of conferences developed from a workshop investigating the physiology of marine mollucs in 2006. The conference alternates between the Americas and Europe. In 2017 the conference...
July 4, 2017
Executive Secretary of the Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme (AMAP)
The Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme (AMAP) Foundation Board seeks a full-time Executive Secretary of the AMAP Secretariat. The AMAP Secretariat, established for more than 25 years,...
July 4, 2017
International Conference on Responsible Research and Innovation in Science, Innovation and Society
The International Conference on Responsible Research and Innovation in Science, Innovation and Society (RRI-SIS2017) is the first annual conference of the MARINA project that aims at presenting the...
July 4, 2017
4th Atlantic Stakeholder Platform Conference
The annual Atlantic Stakeholder Platform Conference (ASPC) offers a great transnational publicity opportunity to deliver the Atlantic Action Plan (AAP) key messages and further promote awareness of...
July 4, 2017
Beyond 2020: Supporting Europe’s Coastal Communities
The Estonian Presidency of the EU and the European Commission will jointly organise a conference on the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund (EMFF) from 12-13 October 2017. This event is a unique...
July 4, 2017
Our Ocean Conference
The European Union will host the fourth high-level Our Ocean conference in Malta from 5-6 October 2017. The conference aims to inspire and empower a new generation of leaders, entrepreneurs,...
July 4, 2017
Black Sea Stakeholder Conference on Blue Economy
Following on from the growing success of the three previous conferences in Bucharest (2014), Sofia (2015) and Odessa (2016), the 2017 Black Sea Stakeholder Conference on Blue Economy seeks to further...
July 4, 2017
iMarCo2017: 3rd International Marine Connectivity Conference
The strategic objective of iMarCo is to organise and create synergies among the European scientific community sharing an interest in the understanding of the spatial dynamics of marine populations....
June 21, 2017
2nd International Symposium on the Advances in Marine Mussel Research
This symposium aims to highlight the latest research on marine mussels (Mytilus sp.) from a multidisciplinary perspective, including  studies from the fields of genomics, proteomics, immunology,...
June 21, 2017
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