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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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Zoology Lecturer Position
A lecturing position in the field of zoology is available in NUI Galway. A major aspect of this position will be teaching undergraduate BSc programmes in Zoology, Environmental Science and Marine...
May 13, 2018
Postdoctoral position – Metabolomic of Intertidal microphytobenthos
A postdoctoral position in microbial and chemical ecology is available in Concarneau Marine Station within the frame of the BIO-TIDE project. The successful candidate will conduct research aimed at...
May 11, 2018
Public Consultation on the Open Method of Coordination for EU Aquaculture
Public consultation on the open method of coordination for EU aquaculture will take place from 26 April-20 July 2018. Contributions that are collected during this period will be displayed on the...
May 2, 2018
Postdoctoral position in Bioinformatics
The Roscoff Biological Station has a 24-month contract free for a position in Bioinformatics. The Roscoff Biological Station proposes to develop a suite of bioinformatics tools that are critical to...
May 2, 2018
UN 2020 Biodiversity Strategic Planning Timeline
The UN Environment World Conservation Monitoring Centre, in collaboration with the Convention on Biological Diversity, have created a Biodiversity Strategic Planning timetable which outlines all...
May 2, 2018
EOOS Consultation 2018
The European Ocean Observing System (EOOS) is a coordinating framework designed to align and integrate Europe’s ocean observing capacity in the long-term; to promote a systematic and collaborative...
May 1, 2018
Research Assistant in Cephalopod Fish Stocks
The post holder will help build a picture of the cephalopod stock composition in fisheries in the Atlantic region using landings time series and environmental data. The role will involve interaction...
May 1, 2018
Research Assistant in Genetic Barcoding
This position, available in NUI Galway, Ireland, will be funded by INTERREG Atlantic Area, and will be available to commence from 1 June 2018, with the contract set to expire on 30 November 2020. The...
May 1, 2018
Advisory Committee Chair vacancy
The Advisory Committee (ACOM) of the International Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES) are currently seeking suitable candidates to take a Chair position within the committee. In the role...
May 1, 2018
IPCC Special Report on the Ocean and Cryosphere in a Changing Climate
The expert review of the first order draft of the IPCC Special Report on the Ocean and Cryosphere in a Changing Climate will commence on 4 May this year. 
May 1, 2018
European Marine Board: Marine Graduates Vital to Sustainable Future Blue Economy
The European Marine Board (EMB) released a press release, announcing the publication of a new Future Science Brief, which presents a vision for the future of marine graduate education and training in...
April 25, 2018
PhD Grant: SeafoodTomorrow - Development of (genetic) molecular methods to detect food fraud and food integrity
The SEAFOODTOMORROW project, a new three-year project under the Horizon 2020 funding programme, has a PhD funding opportunity available. It offers the selected PhD candidate the chance to become an...
April 24, 2018
EMBRIC Second Transnational Access Call deadline extended
The second Transnational Access Call for the EMBRIC project has received a deadline extension. EMBRIC is designed to accelerate the pace of scientific discovery and innovation from marine Bio-...
April 23, 2018
Predicting the Future of the Ocean from Signatures of the Past: Application deadline announced
The EuroMarine workshop 'Predicting the Future of the Ocean from Signatures' has had an application deadline of 4 May 2018 set. The workshop, which will take place in Finnish Environment Institute,...
April 20, 2018
Office in Ending Overfishing in Northwestern Europe
The Pew Charitable Trusts has an officer position open, entitled 'Ending Overfishing in Northwestern Europe'. At the start of 2014, a new era began for fisheries management in the European Union. A...
April 19, 2018
PhD in Geophysics
University of Bologna  has a Phd open in the area of Geophysics. This PhD will focus on three main areas of research: Solid Earth: Seismology, Physics of volcanism, Geodesy, Quantitative geodynamics...
April 19, 2018
IMBeR 2nd Open Science Conference: Call for Sessions and Workshops Extended
The Call for Sessions and Workshops for the 2nd IMBeR Open Science Conference has had its deadline extended until 20 April 2018. More information on the event can be found on the call page. 
April 19, 2018
Two Postdoctoral Research Fellowships
The South African Research Chair in Marine Ecology and Fisheries, based at the University of Cape Town, has two Postdoctoral Fellowship positions currently available. One scholarship can be awarded...
April 19, 2018
Working Group on Seasonal-to-Decadal Prediction of Marine Ecosystems
​​​​​The Working Group on Seasonal-to-Decadal Prediction of Marine Ecosystems (WGS2D) studies ocean predictions on timescales from seasons to decades in order to support marine resource management....
April 19, 2018
United Nations Division for Ocean Affairs and the Law of the Sea: Global Reporting and Assessment of the State of the Marine Environment
The Division for Ocean Affairs and the Law of the Sea within the United Nations has a page extensively covering the division's Global Reporting and Assessment of the State of the Marine Environment,...
April 19, 2018
Postdoctoral Fellow in Biogeochemical Prediction Modelling
This position is affiliated with the research project the Nansen Legacy ( The Nansen Legacy is the Norwegian Arctic research community’s joint effort to establish a holistic...
April 19, 2018
EurOcean International Children’s Art Contest
EurOcean is inviting you to take part in the International Children’s Art Contest and have the works displayed at the “Your Ocean, Your Future” event to be held in Brussels, June 6th 2018. The...
April 18, 2018
G7 Social Media Content Challenge
On January 1, 2018, Canada assumed Presidency of the G7 group of industrialized countries. Canada’s presidency is orientated around 5 themes, one of which is “Working Together on Climate Change,...
April 18, 2018
PhD opportunity: Climatic refuges to investigate the resilience of corals to environmental change
The research project 4Oceans recently funded by “Make Our Planet Great Again” program can contribute to co-finance a doctorate (PhD) position for 3 years. The research project 4Oceans seeks to...
April 18, 2018
International Postdoctoral Fellowship Programme
The "Interdisciplinary School for the Blue Planet" (ISblue) has recently launched an Excellence Postdoctoral Programme, based on similar programmes in the United States, such as the NOAA Climate...
April 18, 2018
Post-doctoral research fellowship
Ma-Re seeks a Research Associate (UCT post-doctoral research fellow) as part of the international project “Humpback Whales in a Changing Climate”, in collaboration with Australia and other South...
April 6, 2018
Research Fellowship in Oceanography
The Physics and Astronomy department of Alma Mater Studiorum Università di Bologna (Italy)  is opening a call for a research fellowship in Oceanography. The research fellowship is funded in the...
April 6, 2018
Ocean Deoxygenation Conference: Abstract Submission Deadline Extended
The Ocean Deoxygenation Conference, which will take place in Kiel University, Germany, has had an extension added to its abstract submission deadline. The new deadline is 14 April 2018.
April 5, 2018
PhD Position in Mediterranean Mercury Modelling
The Laboratory of Climate and Environmental Sciences (LSCE, Paris, France) and the Mediterranean Institute of Oceanography (MIO, Marseilles, France) are offering a PhD position, titled 'Modeling the...
April 5, 2018
Young Champions of the Earth Competition
The 2018 edition of the Young Champions of the Earth competition has had its application deadline extended to 16 April 2018. The competition is open to all interested, and submissions can cover a...
April 4, 2018
EuroMarine 2018 call for fellowship applications now open
The EuroMarine 2018 call for fellowship applications is now open. Please refer to the call webpage for details. The application deadline is 27 April 2018.
April 4, 2018
EuroMarine 2018 call for proposals now open
The EuroMarine 2018 call for FWS and WG proposals is now open. Please refer to the call webpage for details. The application deadline is 31 May 2018.
April 4, 2018
Two New Interdisciplinary Courses at Master's Level
The University of Gothenburg has recently launched two new courses, both of which deal with developing interdisciplinary skills related to marine science and its relation to society. The first course...
April 3, 2018
IPBES Media Release: 'Biodiversity and Nature’s Contributions Continue Dangerous Decline, Scientists Warn'
The Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) recently released a media item, entitled 'Biodiversity and Nature’s Contributions Continue Dangerous...
March 23, 2018
Call for Sessions and Workshops for IMBeR 2nd Ocean Science Conference
The Integrated Marine Biosphere Research (IMBeR) project is planning its second Open Science Conference in 2019. The themes of this conference will include the understanding of marine ecosystems,...
March 23, 2018
PhD Scholarship: By-product proteins in aquaculture feeds
The focus of this PhD is the potential use of protein sources that arise as by-products or production side streams in the Nordic countries in aquaculture feeds. The scholarship is financed by the...
March 22, 2018
PhD Scholarship in Marine Fisheries and Habitat Restoration
This PhD is primarily concerned with focusing on ascertaining the impacts of micro and macro plastics on habitat quality and the dynamics of exploitable marine resources, and is available at the...
March 22, 2018
MSc Applied Biology 2018/2019
The MSc. in Applied Biology in University of Malta can be completed on both a full-time and part-time basis. The course covers a wide range of topics within the field of Applied Biology, including ...
March 20, 2018
Aquaculture Project Manager
Gothenburg University are currently advertising a position in Research Coordination in the Marine Science department od the University. The successful candidate must have excellent English verbal and...
March 20, 2018
Postdoctoral Scientist Position in Conservation Policy
The UN Environment World Conservation Monitoring Centre (WCMC) have a full-time postdoctoral position available to undertake tasks related to scoping the potential to develop a multidimensional...
March 20, 2018
Temporary Scientific & Technical Officer (STO) Nephrops UWTV Surveys and Demersal Stock Assessment
The maximum duration of this role will be up until 31 December 2020. The successful candidate will work within the demersal fisheries team as a Scientific and Technical Officer on data collection and...
March 16, 2018
Postdoctoral Fellow in Ecosystem Modelling
This postdoctoral position will focus on the further development of ecosystem models with a special focus on fjords and coasts. The postdoc position is in the Ecosystem Processes research group,...
March 15, 2018
PhD: Quantifying the influence of waste water treatment on the release of microplastics to the environment
This CASE studentship will address key challenges relating to microplastic contamination outlined by the government and its Environmental Regulators (DEFRA and the Environment Agency (EA) and water...
March 15, 2018
Outcome of elections for the EuroMarine Working Group on Marine Research Infrastructures
Posted on behalf of the EMGRI organisers We are pleased to announce the outcome of the election for representatives to the EuroMarine Working Group for Marine Research Infrastructure (EMGRI). The...
March 14, 2018
IMBER-EKLIPSE WS on Science-Policy-Society interface for coastal/marine management: Deadline Extension
The IMBER-EKLIPSE workshop on Science-Policy-Society interface for coastal/marine management has had its application deadline extended. The new deadline for applications for the event is 19 March...
March 7, 2018
Joint Professor Position in Fisheries Ecology
This position is open to applicants from a wide variety of research fields including, but not limited to, ecology, fisheries biology, and other related areas. Candidates must have significant renown...
March 6, 2018
PhD in Deciphering biodiversity and ecological role of viruses infecting microalgae
Aix-Marseille University are seeking an excellent and highly motivated candidate with a general background in biology, holding a Master’s degree (MSc or equivalent) in one of the following areas:...
March 6, 2018
Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Aquaculture Governance and Innovation
The Scottish Association for Marine Science (SAMS), based at the Scottish Marine Institute in Oban on the west coast of Scotland, is seeking to appoint a Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Aquaculture...
March 6, 2018
Postdoctoral position on jellyfish bioprospecting
In the framework of the new H2020 GoJelly project, a one-year, renewable post-doc position in Lecce (Italy) at the National Research Council (*) - Institute for Sciences for Food Production (ISPA-CNR...
March 6, 2018
Fisheries and Marine Ecosystem Model Intercomparison (Fish-MIP) Postdoctoral Scientist
The Fisheries and marine ecosystem Model Intercomparison Project (Fish-MIP) is an international, collaborative project that addresses both human and natural aspects of ocean ecosystems, bringing...
March 6, 2018