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Science Leader (in Environmental Single Cell Genomics). University of Exeter, UK
In May 2016, Plymouth Marine Laboratory and the University of Exeter launched a £1M environmental Single Cell Genomics (SCG) Facility, dedicated to applying cutting edge molecular techniques to...
January 24, 2017
Microelectrode Techniques for Cell Physiology: 34th Workshop
The workshop provides intensive practical experience of a number of microelectrode, patch clamp and optical techniques applied to single cells.   It is intended for postgraduate students, post-...
January 24, 2017
Training course on zooplankton identification. Nauvo
The Archipelago Research Institute's field station Seili, Finland, will this year host a training course on zooplankton identification. The course builds upon the more than 50 years of experience the...
January 24, 2017
PhD available at Department of Marine Geology of the Leibniz Institute for Baltic Sea Research Warnemünde (IOW)
The Department Marine Geology of the Leibniz Institute for Baltic Sea Research Warnemünde (IOW) is currently offering a part-time PhD position within the Leibniz-SAW network BaltRap. The position is...
January 24, 2017
PhD Student in the field of environmental DNA analyses of plankton
The Alfred Wegener Institute Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research (AWI) is currently seeking a PhD student in the field of environmental DNA analyses of plankton. The role of the successful...
January 24, 2017
ICBM Summer School 2017 Introduction to Data Analysis and Ecosystem Modeling
The Institute for Chemistry and Biology of the Marine Environment (ICBM, University of Oldenburg) is hosting a summer school in 2017, titled 'Introduction to Data Analysis'. The course, running from...
January 23, 2017
12 Early Stage Researcher PhD studentships in Estonia, Germany, Ireland, Netherlands, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland
12 funded PhD programmes are currently open to applicants on the MANTEL (Management of Climatic Extreme Events in Lakes & Reservoirs for the Protection of Ecosystem Services). A Marie Skłodowska-...
January 23, 2017
EuroShrimp 2017: 1st International Symposium on Shrimp Farming in Europe
The European Shrimp Symposium EuroShrimp 2017 is the premier event for all firms and individuals involved with shrimp production in Europe. It's the only symposium of its kind that brings together...
January 19, 2017
Two open positions for professor available in World Maritime University
The World Maritime University (WMU) in Malmö, Sweden, currently has two roles available for Professors. Established by an IMO Assembly Resolution in 1983, the aim of WMU is to further enhance the...
January 19, 2017
EuroMarine Open Science Exploration (EMOSE) 2017 Edition
Inter-comparison of Marine Plankton Metagenomic Methods
EMOSE
The 2017 edition of EMOSE will be held in Porto at the Interdisciplinary Centre of Marine and Environmental Research (CIIMAR, University of Porto). HOW TO APPLY: apply online before 5 May 2017...
January 16, 2017
PlankBioS: Present and future plankton biogeography and the link between community structure, marine ecosystem functioning and ecosystem service provision
Topic “PlankBioS” will bring together modelers with experimentalists and theoretical ecologists, in order to maximize synergies between the partners in their quest to address the following key issues...
January 16, 2017
Beyond climate change research in the Nordic Seas
COnnecting the Dots to REveal the Gaps
CoDReG
Topic The overall topic for this workshop will be to synthesise available knowledge (Objective 1), and develop a medium-term (next decade) research strategy (Objective 2) for addressing key upcoming...
January 16, 2017
Marine Forests for Stakeholders
Topic This activity aims to engage stakeholders in discussing, defining, and informing scientists about their research priorities to fulfill their needs concerning knowledge of Marine Forests in...
January 16, 2017
Developing a method for understanding coastal community vulnerability in Europe
Topic The EU's blue economy (i.e., all economic activities that depend on the sea) represents 5.4 million jobs and a gross added value of just under €500 billion per year. The sea and the coasts are...
January 16, 2017
PhD opportunities at British Geological Survey now available for 2017
A number of PhD opportunities for 2017 are now available through British Geographical Survey. All the roles are available through Doctoral Training Partnerships (DTP), or Centres for Doctoral...
January 11, 2017
2nd ENVRIplus call for proposals for multi-disciplinary access to Environmental Research Infrastructures
TNA within ENVRIplus is provided free of charge to selected user groups (single user or user teams). User refers to any scientific researcher, student, engineer, technician, agent from both the...
January 10, 2017
Permanent position as ecosystem modeler
The Institute of Marine Research (IMR) is seeking an experienced research scientist for a permanent position within ecosystem modeling. The position is placed in the research group Oceanography and...
January 10, 2017
2-year postdoctoral position in shellfish ecophysiology and numerical ecology
The University of Nantes are seeking a postdoctoral research fellow with experience in shellfish ecophysiology and numerical ecology to join the European H2020 funded project TAPAS (Tools for...
January 10, 2017
MSC Global Fisheries Sustainability Fund
The MSC Global Fisheries Sustainability Fund (GFSF) aims to increase the accessibility of the MSC program for more of the world’s fisheries, by working to reduce the barriers and obstacles that...
January 10, 2017
14th Marine Biological Association Postgraduate Conference
The 14th Annual Marine Biological Association (MBA) Postgraduate Conference will be hosted by the University of Exeter’s Penryn campus in Cornwall, from 24 -28th April 2017.  In line with the aims of...
January 10, 2017
PhD student in Marine Sciences specialising in Biology
The Department of Marine Sciences, the Faculty of Science, University of Gothenburg, was recently launched (July 1, 2015) with the purpose to achieve the vision of "A University with marine research...
January 9, 2017
University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice - International Summer School 2017
The University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice is offering interested individuals the chance to work on a research project as part of a four-week summer school this year. The event is open to...
January 5, 2017
BBMRI-ERIC Director General Role Now Available
The Central Executive Management Office for BBMRI-ERIC, located in Graz, Austria, is now seeking to recruit a Director General. S/He is sought as an outstanding person that will act as the legal...
January 5, 2017
The 49th International Liege colloquium on Ocean Dynamics
From decade to decade, enormous progress is achieved in our understanding of marine turbulence. A major trigger of this progress is the technological development of oceanic instrumentation, numerical...
January 4, 2017
SAME15 - 15th Symposium on Aquatic Microbial Ecology
The 15th Symposium on Aquatic Microbial Ecology (SAME) will take place this year from September 3rd-8th. Following on from the success of the first EMBO Conference on Aquatic Microbial Ecology (...
January 4, 2017
VLIZ Research and Policy Advice leads to 8 Job Vacancies
From 1 January 2017 onwards, Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ) will apply a new mission and new strategic goals. Under its expanded mission, VLIZ will take on additional responsibilities in research...
January 4, 2017
FAERE 2017 Workshop: The use of market-based instruments in environmental and resource management
The 7th thematic workshop of FAERE will be hosted by the AMURE research unit at the Institut Universitaire Européen de la Mer, Plouzané, France, on May 11-12th, 2017. The workshop will focus on the...
January 4, 2017
Aquatic Non-Native Species Specialist Role available
The Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science (CEFAS) has a job opportunity currently available in the shape of an "Aquatic Non-Native Species Specialist".  They are seeking a...
January 4, 2017
Temporary Team Leader Senior Data Analyst – EU Marine Data Projects
The Marine Institute, Ireland, is seeking a Temporary Team Leader Senior Data Analyst for EU Marine Data Projects. The successful candidate will work within the Information Services and Development...
December 20, 2016
12 scholarship vacancies now open for application at RUG-GELIFES
The second call for integrative PhD projects within the scope of the Adaptive Life programme, comprised of 12 PhD projects designed and written by the PhD candidates themselves, has been launched....
December 20, 2016
5 Tenure track Assistant or Associate professor positions at RUG-GELIFES
The Groningen Institute for Evolutionary Life Sciences (GELIFES) was established in 2015. A core aspect of living systems is their ability to adapt to their environment and to environmental change....
December 20, 2016
Two PhD Postgraduate Research Opportunities in ADIOS: Amoebic Disease Of Salmon
An exciting opportunity has arisen for the recruitment of two suitably qualified and strongly motivated graduates to undertake PhDs in the Galway Mayo Institute of Technology Marine and Freshwater...
December 20, 2016
MarTERA co-funded Call 2017
MarTERA opened a transnational call with a budget of about 30 Mio € for collaborative research projects in different areas of maritime and marine technologies (deadline: 31.03.2017). This call is...
December 19, 2016
Outcome of EuroMarine 2016 call for proposal published
The outcome of EuroMarine 2016 call has been announced on 14 October 2016 (as planned) to all proposers. The list of the 15 successful proposals is now available on the call webpage. The Steering...
December 15, 2016
ICES Master methods for MSY proxies Training Course
The first ICES course of the year,​ centres on the ICES fish stocks for which data and knowledge are insufficient to conduct a full analytical assessment of their state and exploitation. Known as...
December 15, 2016
Postdoctoral Research Assistant in Macroalgal Breeding
The Scottish Association for Marine Science (SAMS) are seeking a highly-motivated postdoctoral researcher to support the delivery of an innovative four-year EU-funded project aiming to characterise,...
December 15, 2016
Ocean Autonomous Systems and Ocean Data Engineers
The Scottish Association for Marine Science is seeking two Ocean Autonomous Systems and Ocean Data Engineers/Analysts to work within the internationally renowned Environmental Physics and Autonomous...
December 15, 2016
Director-General of the European Multidisciplinary Seafloor and Water-Column Observatory; European Research Infrastructure Consortium
The EMSO ERIC (European Multidisciplinary Seafloor and Water-Column Observatory; European Research Infrastructure Consortium) is seeking applications for the post of Director-General. EMSO is an...
December 14, 2016
Multi-national student cohort gives insight into aquaculture industry’s global future
An international group of students on a prestigious Masters Degree at the Scottish Association for Marine Science (SAMS UHI) in Oban is catching the eye of the aquaculture industry. The 25 students,...
December 13, 2016
Instruct Biennial Structural Biology Meeting 2017
The 3rd Instruct Biennial Structural Biology Meeting, which will take place in Brno, Czech Republic, from May 24 till May 26, 2017.  Instruct is a distributed European Research Infrastructure, which...
December 13, 2016
COMMON SENSE Final Event: Demonstration of Next Generation Sensors for Advanced Real-Time Ocean Observation
The COMMON SENSE project will host a demonstration event and final partner meeting in Barcelona, Spain on the 27 January 2017. The conference, entitled ‘Demonstration of Next Generation Sensors for...
December 13, 2016
European Ocean Observing System (EOOS) Open Stakeholder Consultation
This open stakeholder consultation will collect views on an overarching ocean observing framework for Europe from a wide community of ocean data providers, infrastructure managers, technology...
December 13, 2016
Summer School: Crash Course on Data Assimilation - Theoretical foundations and advanced applications with focus on ensemble methods
The 4-days school aims at PhD-level students and early stage scientists with beginner or no notions of data assimilation intending to apply data assimilation as part of their research. The crash...
December 12, 2016
Established and Emerging Marine Model Organisms Course 2017
A new edition of an international two-week course on Established and Emerging Marine Model Organisms will take place at the Station Biologique Roscoff (France) on March, 6-17th 2017. The course will...
December 12, 2016
Call for expert nominations for the Author Team for the Atlantic Ocean Observing System Blueprint 2019
Internationally, sustained ocean observation is coordinated through the UNESCO-IOC Global Ocean Observing System (GOOS), which is also a contribution to the Group on Earth Observations (GEO) Blue...
December 9, 2016
Workshop on Environmental Concentrations, Cycling & Modelling of Technology Critical Elements
This workshop focuses on a range of trace elements, including the Platinum Group Metals, Rare Earth Elements, and Nb, Ta, Ga, In, Tl, Ge and Te, which are increasingly exploited and emitted due to...
December 9, 2016
PhD in The ocean’s biological pump (mesozooplankton controls on particle export)
The Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies in the University of Tasmania has a PhD opportunity available in "the ocean’s biological pump (mesozooplankton controls on particle export)". They seek...
December 9, 2016
EuroMarine 2017 call for candidates for Steering Committee positions
EuroMarine opens on 09 Dec. 2016 a call for candidates to join its Steering Committee (to be partially renewed every year from 2016 on, as decided by the GA during its 2015 meeting). Three positions...
December 8, 2016
PhD project on Physiology and carbon cycling of North Atlantic coral ecosystems in a changing ocean
The goal of the PhD project, based at the University of Edinburgh, is to assess the physiology and carbon cycling of key North Atlantic coral and sponge species under variable environmental...
December 8, 2016
PhD project on Biogeographical patterns in the deep ocean: environmental, biological, and historical drivers in the North Atlantic
The goal of the PhD project, based at the University of Edinburgh,  is to create a dynamic new deep ocean biogeographic classification tool depicting biogeographic patterns over space and time under...
December 8, 2016