Open Call: European Marine Board Young Ambassador ProgrammeExternal

Call Overview

Call Category: Collaboration

Email: info [at] marineboard.eu
Opening: February 18, 2019
Closing: March 15, 2019

The European Marine Board is looking for two enthusiastic, engaged and creative young ambassadors that are willing to play an important role in advocating for EMB and promoting the role and relevance of marine science and the ocean in general.

The EMB Ambassador Programme will:

  • challenge you to use and showcase your talent in order to increase general awareness about marine science and the role that EMB plays in promoting marine science;
  • create excitement about the launch of one of EMB’s flagship strategic publications (e.g. Navigating the Future) or events;
  • promote and communicate on specific marine science foresight activities amongst your peers, professional network and the wider community.

The ideal candidate is any PhD or post-doc student (maximum of four years post-PhD at the time of application) preferably from an EMB Member Organisation who can show experience in marine-based research, and is willing to use their creativity, imagination, communication and interpersonal skills to help promote marine science and EMB activities is welcome!

An Ambassador training workshop will be held in April 2019 (date TBC).

More information can be found by visiting the EMB website.