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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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IPBES Fellowship Programme: Call for New Fellows
The IPBES fellowship programme provides an opportunity for outstanding early-career individuals from all backgrounds and disciplines working on biodiversity and ecosystem services to fully...
May 25, 2018
3rd ICOS Science Conference
The third edition of the Integrated Carbon Observation System (ICOS) Conference will take place in Prague, Czech Republic from 11-13 May 2018. The conference will thematically revolve around biogases...
May 25, 2018
EMBRC-ERIC Executive Director Role
The European Marine Biological Resource Centre (EMBRC) is currently seeking a highly qualified individual to fill the role of Executive Director. The role is envisioned to have a start date of 1...
May 21, 2018
Call for Strategic Start-up Actions on Blue Growth in the Mediterranean
The BLUEMED Call for Strategic Actions (CSA) is pleased to announce the opening of its Call for Strategic Start-up Actions. The call is open to entities who are willing to partner up with at least...
May 17, 2018
Call for Expression of Interest to host the IMBeR International Project Office
The Integrated Marine Biosphere Research project (IMBeR), which commenced in 2005, is seeking to have its International Project Office (IPO) hosted in a new location. Currently hosted by the...
May 17, 2018
Forum on Fisheries Science in the Mediterranean and the Black Sea: abstract submission deadline extended
Due to the large number of responses the call for abstracts received for the General Fisheries Commission for the Mediterranean (GFCM) Fish Forum, the abstract submission deadline has been extended....
May 16, 2018
Associate Project Officer – IOC data and information system developer/manager
The main responsibilities of this role, situated in Ostend, Belgium, will be to assist with the development, documenting and maintenance of web-based IOC data and information products, hosted by the...
May 15, 2018
Postdoctoral Research Associate in Marine Ecosystem Engineers
A postdoctoral research associate position in marine ecosystem engineers is currently open in Lyell Centre, Heriot-Watt University. The post has a total length of 24 months. The primary role will be...
May 15, 2018
Marine Biogeochemistry Modeller position
The National Oceanography Centre, situated in Southampton, is seeking a talented, strongly numerate scientist to deliver high-impact science as part of a world-leading team focused on the role of...
May 15, 2018
Fishery Trophic Network Technician
The position of Fishery Trophic Network Technician is open in Ifremer. The main aim of the successful applicant will be to support the realization of research and expertise on the empirical study of...
May 15, 2018
Ocean x Space
The 8th edition of the ESA's annual Business Applications Conference will take place in Stavanger on 22nd - 24th May 2018 in collaboration with Spaceport Norway 2018 and Norwegian Space Centre. The...
May 15, 2018
EMODnet General Survey
The European Marine Observation and Data Network (EMODnet) is currently looking for individuals to fill out a survey on the network's website. The survey will help ensure the continued quality of...
May 15, 2018
OpenUP Blog Competition for Early Career Researchers and Students
To showcase new innovations in research review, dissemination or assessment in research, the OpenUP final conference Opening UP the Research Life Cycle: Innovative Methods for Open Science will take...
May 15, 2018
2018 International Sandy Beaches Symposium: Final registration extension
The International Sandy Beaches Symposium, set to take place from 25-29 May 2018, has a final registration deadline of 20 May 2018. It is essential that all interested individuals register by this...
May 15, 2018
Postdoctoral position studying environmental stress on the king penguin
This postdoctoral position will involve exploring the impact and adaptation to social and environmental stress in the king penguin. The role will be on a full-time basis, with 17 September 2018 the...
May 15, 2018
Postdoctoral position studying Arctic Diving Seabirds
The SENSEI project funded by the Fondation BNP Paribas investigates the behavioural and demographic responses of marine top predators (flying and diving seabirds, seals) to changes in sea-ice...
May 14, 2018
Research assistant position in ocean-ecosystem modelling
GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel is seeking a suitable candidate to fulfil the role of a research assistant in ocean-ecosystem modelling. This position is devoted to understanding the...
May 14, 2018
GEO Climate Workshop: Earth observations for the Paris agreement
GEO is inviting climate partners and those interesting in supporting the goals of the Paris Climate Agreement to attend the 1st GEO Climate Workshop: Earth Observations for the Paris Agreement in...
May 14, 2018
GEO Symposium 2018
The GEO Symposium 2018 will serve as a unique opportunity to contribute to the future of the GEO Work Programme, share knowledge and connect with others from the global GEO community. Individuals...
May 14, 2018
EMSO ERIC Call for Transnational Access
EMSO ERIC have opened a Transnational Access Call for Access for European marine enterprise or research organisations interested in open ocean facilities. The call offers free access to three EMSO...
May 14, 2018
Connecting glider data flows in Europe and beyond
This event intends to facilitate a discussion dedicated to gliders data management issues. Initiated by the EuroGOOS Glider Task team and aligned with the objectives of the OceanGliders associated...
May 14, 2018
Call for expression of interest - Science meets Parliaments / Science meets Regions
A pilot project, 'Science Meets Parliament / Science Meets Regions' is being funded by the European Parliament in 2018. This call for expression of interest wants to bring together partners to...
May 14, 2018
IPBES Global Assessment: Review of Global Assessment and Summary for Policymakers now underway
Registration for the second review by governments and experts for the IPBES Global Assessment is now open. This phase of the review will allow the possibility to review the Global Assessment and the...
May 14, 2018
Postdoctoral position in Marine Metabolomics
An individual with expertise in LC-MS-based metabolomics coupled with intensive statistical analysis of natural products found in marine macro- and microorganisms is being sought after to fulfil this...
May 13, 2018
Analytical Marine Natural Product Chemist
GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research is seeking a highly motivated candidate to fulfil the role of Analytical Marine Natural Product Chemist. Particular encouragement is given to candidates...
May 13, 2018
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
CommOcean 2018: 3rd International Marine Science Communication Conference
The CommOcean conference will combine a hands-on approach with in science communication and dissemination, as well as expertise-sharing sessions and social interactions. CommOCEAN 2018 aims to...
May 11, 2018
EKLIPSE Call for Requests
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...
May 11, 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
European Nucleotide Archive Sequence Retrieval Course
This training course will serve the purpose of introducing participants to many key aspects of European Nucleotide Archive (ENA) Sequence Retrieval. The course will introduce participants to a number...
May 11, 2018
PESC-5 Pan-European stakeholder consultation for IPBES
The 5th Pan-European stakeholder consultation for IPBES (PESC-5) meeting will take place 6th-7th of June in Bern, Switzerland. You can now register online. The meeting includes the official uptake...
May 9, 2018
BioMarine Business Convention
The BioMarine conference will take place in Cascais, Portugal, from 2-4 October 2018. The event will serve primarily as a brokerage event, including the capacity as a brokerage of innovation,...
May 3, 2018
Practical steps for facilitating the use of marine biological resources for commercial R&D in the context of new Access & Benefit Sharing legal framework (Nagoya Protocol)
This workshop takes place in the frame of the EMBRC BioBank project (EBB), aiming to remove barriers accessing bioresources. The coming workshop will connect companies, marine culture collections/...
May 2, 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
JERICO-NEXT Malta Summer School 2018: Operational Oceanography for Blue Growth
This course will adopt a practical and hands-on approach. It will be delivered in a state-of-the-art computer lab environment offering the participants an individualised learning experience through...
May 2, 2018
Your Ocean, Your Future: Building on Prof. Mário Ruivo’s Legacy
Prof. Mário Ruivo made many key contributions to marine science and policy in Europe. EurOcean have created this commemorative event as a way of both remembering his legacy, and to pass on his way of...
May 2, 2018
Call for input regarding the strategic framework of the future IPBES work programme
At its sixth session, the IPBES Plenary requested the Multidisciplinary Expert Panel and the Bureau, supported by the secretariat: a) to develop a draft strategic framework up to 2030 and elements of...
May 2, 2018
ODYSSEA Summer School
The overall objective of the 1st ODYSSEA Summer School is to stimulate a scientific dialogue and create a learning experience about operational oceanography in the Mediterranean context. More...
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
Sub-seaf­loor flu­id trans­port and gas hy­dra­te dy­na­mics summer school
The overlying goal of this summer school is to bring PhD stu­dents and young Post­docs in touch with the International Ocean Discovery Programme (IODP) at an ear­ly sta­ge of their ca­re­er, in­form...
May 1, 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
4th GEO Blue Planet Symposium
The 4th GEO Blue Planet Symposium will take place in Toulouse, France from 4-6 July 2018. The symposium will serve as a forum for discussion of ocean and coastal information for sustainable...
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
IPBES Call for nominations of experts
The Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) has announced a call for experts, in relation to the three assessments which the Plenary decided to...
April 25, 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