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 Institute of Marine Research (IMR) until the end of March 2020, IMBeR is seeking offers for a new host from this date. for a period of at least three years, although five years is preferable.
The IMBeR IPO consists of an Executive Officer, Deputy Executive Officer and Administrative Officer, all of whose salaries, office space, financial and IT support will be provided by the host institute. The host benefits from hosting the IPO through the enhancement of their international profile, association with a range of international conferences, summer schools, working groups, and many other events and activities.