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The KVA Fund: call now open
Sven Lovén Centre for Marine Sciences, Sweden
University of Gothenburg offer funding to support internationalization and scientific renewal at the Sven Lovén Centre for Marine Sciences (the Lovén Centre). The funds have previously been...
October 10, 2016
2017 Conference of Maritime Spatial Planning, Ecosystem Approach & Supporting Information Systems
European seas have legal instruments that provide the framework for maritime spatial planning (MSP 2014/59/EU), framework on marine strategies (MSFD 2008/56/EC), framework on marine and maritime...
October 10, 2016
EuroGOOS Office seeks an Administrator
EuroGOOS, Brussels
EuroGOOS is a pan-European ocean observing network operating within the context of the Global Ocean Observing System of the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO (IOC GOOS). EuroGOOS...
October 13, 2016
Coastal Dynamics 2017
Helsingør, Denmark
The Coastal Dynamics conference series advances the community's understanding of recent applied and basic research concerning coastal waves and currents, interactions between wind, water and...
October 13, 2016
19th International Conference on Biodiversity, Ecology and Conservation of Marine Ecosystems
London, UK
The ICBECME 2017: 19th International Conference on Biodiversity, Ecology and Conservation of Marine Ecosystems aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to...
October 13, 2016
Marine Imaging Workshop 2017
GEOMAR, Germany
The Marine Imaging Workshop 2017 follows on from a successful 2014 workshop, and invites anyone using visual imagery in the marine realm: scientists, engineers, researchers, regulators, and...
October 13, 2016
Registration now open for 1st official NMBAQC Zooplankton ring test
On behalf of the NE Atlantic Marine Biological Analytical Quality Control (NMBAQC) Committee, SAHFOS is offering the first official zooplankton ring test. The NMBAQC scheme provides a source of...
October 14, 2016
Additional position available in Stazione Zoologica Anton Dohrn International Ph.D. Program 2016 - 2017
An additional 3 year Ph.D. fellowship is available to carry out interdisciplinary training in Biological Sciences at the Stazione Zoologica Anton Dohrn in Naples (Italy) on the project: Marine...
October 19, 2016
2017 SCOR Visiting Scholars Program - call now open
The Scientific Committee on Oceanic Research (SCOR) has issued a call for applications for the 2017 SCOR Visiting Scholars Program. The announcement can be found at
October 19, 2016
World Conference on Marine Biodiversity (WCMB) 2018
The 4th World Conference on Marine Biodiversity will be held in Montréal, Québec, Canada, from May 20-23, 2018. This meeting will bring together scientists, practitioners, and policy makers to...
October 19, 2016
Advances in Marine Ecosystem Modelling Research Conference 2017 - Abstract submission now open
Abstract submission and registration are now open at The themes are as follows, see the full list on the website: Theme 1 Modelling: where have we come from and where are we going?...
October 19, 2016
Post-doctoral position in Atmospheric Geochemistry
Universite du Littoral – Côte d’Opale, Dunkerque, France
As part of the French Regional Program CLIMIBIO (Planning Agreement between the national and regional governments 2015-2020,, the “University of the Opal Coast” is...
October 20, 2016
EGU 2017 Marine Related Conference Sessions
European Geosciences Union
The European Geosciences Union General Assembly will be held between the 23rd-28th April 2016 in Vienna, Austria. The EGU General Assembly 2017 will bring together geoscientists from all over the...
October 21, 2016
International Workshop on Sea-Level Measurement Technologies
La Rochelle, France
The EuroGOOS Tide Gauge Task Team will hold a scientific workshop to tackle inter-comparison of sea-level measuring instruments, data processing, quality control, and emerging technologies....
October 24, 2016
MONGOOS Workshop on Mediterranean Advanced Modelling
Split, Croatia
The Mediterranean Operational Network for the Global Ocean Observing System (MONGOOS), acting as a EuroGOOS regional network, is organizing a workshop back to back with their annual meeting. The...
October 24, 2016
Established and Emerging Model Organisms for Marine Science (Schmid Training Course)
SBR, France
This course will be held from 6 - 18 March 2017 in Roscoff, France. The objective of this training is to involve students in a technical and conceptual training on both academic and applied research...
October 25, 2016
PhD Climate change impacts and differences between plankton communities in the North Pacific and North Atlantic oceans
This vacancy is for a PhD Student. They will be registered at the University of Southampton but be hosted by the Sir Alister Hardy Foundation for Ocean Science - SAHFOS (Plymouth) . Using the large...
October 26, 2016
Free online course: Monitoring the Oceans from Space
This free online course will provide an introduction to ocean monitoring Earth Observation (EO) satellite data, and its uses, types and challenges. It will explain how the data is acquired and used,...
October 26, 2016
GODAE International School: New Frontiers of Operational Oceanography
Scope This course is open to 70 PhD students, post-doctoral scientists and possibly young academics. The curriculum will include topics covering the leading edge of science in ocean observing systems...
October 26, 2016
13th Summer course on Marine Ecological and Environmental Genomics
Scope 18 students of at least the level of second year PhD training will participate in this course, which aims to demonstrate the key role of marine genomics for the understanding of the marine...
October 26, 2016
2017 Edition of the Ramon Margalef Summer Colloquia – Spatial and temporal patterns in physical-biological oceanic processes: from scale interaction to the rise of the living ocean
Scope 15 lecturers will interact with 30 additional student participants at the graduate or junior postgraduate research level to exchange ideas between experienced and young ocean researchers. Topic...
October 26, 2016
Introduction to marine phytoplankton identification and taxonomy workshop
Scope The workshop will give participants the chance to discuss results from multiple time series providing phytoplankton data into the MSFD process throughout Europe, and ensure consistency in...
October 26, 2016
Advanced school on Multispecies Modelling Approaches for Ecosystem Based Marine Resource Management in the Mediterranean Sea
Scope Mediterranean fisheries resources are giving worrying signals of overexploitation and this critical situation appears difficult to reverse with current management approaches. Thus in order to...
October 26, 2016
The role of positive species interactions in sustaining and restoring the biodiversity of temperate coasts under future climate scenarios
Scope Coastal marine ecosystems are substantial contributors to the prosperity and well-being in Europe. Several gaps in our knowledge of the mechanisms regulating the direction and strength of...
October 27, 2016
The application of population genomics to fisheries management
Scope Population genomics enables the identification of both neutral and adaptive markers; the former can provide information about connectivity among areas due to migration and drift and the latter...
October 27, 2016
3rd International Workshop on Trait-Based Approaches to Ocean Life
Scope 60 to 100 participants are expected to meet undertake foresight and horizon scanning activities to: develop a roadmap for future developments of the approach in the marine scientific community...
October 27, 2016
Forecasting and responding to ecological, social and economic impacts of environmental effects on European species
Topic To predict future changes in species distributions, novel combinations of modelling, field and laboratory data are required to produce forecasts at spatio-temporal scales relevant to individual...
October 27, 2016
Young Scientist Working Group
Summary January 2018 - Jan 2019 Young scientists: PhD students or individuals in first post-doctorate contract Full or Invited Member Organisation One candidate per organisation Develop the network's...
October 27, 2016
PhD studentship opportunities available at the MBA, UK
The MBA has a number of PhD studentship opportunities available for researchers interested in marine environmental science. The studentships are funded by the National Environmental Research Council...
October 28, 2016
Various H2020 Blue Growth Calls Now Open
The following Horizon 2020 Blue Growth - Demonstrating an ocean of opportunities (H2020-BG-2016-2017) calls are now open: BG-06-2017 Interaction between people, oceans and seas: a strategic approach...
November 1, 2016
Invasive Alien Species conference
November 10, 2016 13:00-15:00 ASP A3H1 Members of the European Parliament Ricardo Serrão Santos and Pavel Poc will bring together scientists and politicians to discuss the Invasive Alien Species (IAS...
November 1, 2016
Researcher position in biogeochemical ocean modelling
There is a vacancy for a researcher position at the Geophysical Institute (Faculty of Mathematics and Natural sciences and the Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research at UiB) in the field of...
November 1, 2016
Marine Protected Areas: marine biodiversity and ecosystems for the Blue Economy
The Committee on Fisheries will hold a hearing on "Marine Protected Areas: valuing marine biodiversity and ecosystems for the Blue Economy" on 9 November 2016 from 16:30 to 18:30. Marine protected...
November 1, 2016
PhD Position in numerical ocean wave modelling and data analysis
The candidate is expected to conduct research designed to understand changes in ocean wave climate and the occurrence of abnormal or rogue waves at the Institute of Coastal Research at the Helmholtz-...
November 1, 2016
Researcher on chemodiversity of microalgae at Ifremer
Within the DYNECO unit, the PHYC laboratory, located in Nantes, meets the needs of research and expertise related to the proliferation of microalgae to produce their toxins and their impacts on...
November 1, 2016
Researcher in sediment habitat dynamics at Ifremer
The DYNECO (Dynamics of Coastal Ecosystems) research unit is one component of the Oceanography and Ecosystems Dynamics department. The aims/objectives of the researcher, based at Ifremer, Brittany...
November 1, 2016
Researcher in the marine chemistry of emerging metals
This post will be based at the Laboratory Metallics Contaminants (LBCM) in French Atlantic Center, City of Nantes Research led by the successful candidate will strive to bring answers to the...
November 2, 2016
Postdoctoral Scientist Position Biogeochemical Modelling
The research unit “Biogeochemical Modelling” of the research division “Marine Biogeochemistry” at the GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel, is inviting applications for a 3-year...
November 2, 2016
International Summer School on Natural Products (ISSNP) 2017
The 2nd edition of the International Summer School on Natural Products (ISSNP) will be held in July 2017 at the Stazione Zoologica "Anton Dohrn" the 3rd of July and at the University of Naples "...
November 3, 2016
SEARICA Intergroup event "Deep Sea Mining. What next for Science?"
Over the past five years, the European Commission and EU Member States have made large investments in research and technological development to prepare for a world in which deep-sea mining is a...
November 3, 2016
2016 STRONGMAR conference – a sea of science
The STRONGMAR (Strengthening Maritime Technology Research Center) conference will take place in Porto, Portugal on the 17 November 2016. The registration is free but mandatory. Topics covered during...
November 3, 2016
Professor or Assistant/Associate Professor in hydrospheric geophysics
The Department of Physics in the Faculty of Science at the University of Helsinki invites applications for a Professor or Assistant/Associate Professor in the field of hydrospheric geophysics. The...
November 4, 2016
Junior Scientist (tenure track) or Senior Scientist in Marine Chemical Oceanography
The Department of Ocean System Sciences (OCS, department chair: prof. dr. Gert-Jan Reichart) in the Royal Netherlands Institute of Sea Research (NIOZ), the Netherlands, is looking for a highly...
November 9, 2016
Tenure Track Assistant / Associate Professor – Functional Marine Biodiversity
Tvärminne Zoological Station (TZS, Hanko, Finland) invites applications for a tenure track Assistant / Associate Professor position starting in 2017. TZS seek candidates with a doctorate degree and...
November 9, 2016
MarPipe H2020 ITN Project Launches Next Phase
The Innovative Training Network (ITN) Project funded by H2020 MSCA ITN call 2015, MarPipe - Improving the flow in the pipeline of the next generation of marine biodiscovery scientists, has launched a...
November 9, 2016
11 PhD positions in the framework of the MarPipe Project - Improving the flow in the pipeline of the next generation of marine biodiscovery scientists
Applications are invited for 11 PhD fellowships under EU-H2020-MSC-ITN: MarPipe Improving the flow in the pipeline of the next generation of marine biodiscovery scientists. MarPipe is a consortium of...
November 9, 2016
Public consultation: have your say on Horizon 2020
The European Commission has launched a public stakeholder consultation which will feed into the interim evaluation of Horizon 2020, the EU's €77 billion research and innovation funding scheme running...
November 10, 2016
Workshop: Best Practices for Biological Resource Centres – Long-term Preservation, Reproductive Technology, Genetic Resources & Containment
The European Marine Biological Research Infrastructure Cluster (EMBRIC) will accelerate the pace of scientific discovery and promote new applications derived from marine organisms in areas such as...
November 10, 2016
PhD Opportunity: the impact of climate change on Arctic food webs: a molecular approach
This vacancy is for a PhD student.  They will be registered at the University of Liverpool but some elements will be hosted by the Sir Alister Hardy Foundation for Ocean Science (SAHFOS).  The...
November 11, 2016
EASME/EMFF/2016/032 Framework contract for the provision of scientific advice for the Mediterranean and the Black Seas
This Executive Agency for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (EASME) /European Maritime and Fisheries Fund (EMFF) call for tender is to enter into a multiple framework contract in cascade for the...
November 11, 2016