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IIFET 2020 Galicia: Early abstract submissions now open
Early abstract submission is now open for the IIFET Biennial Conference, taking place in Vigo (Spain) 29 June - 3 July 2020. The deadline for early abstract submissions is 10 December 2019. The early...
November 18, 2019
Vacancy: EMBRC Communication Officer
The European Marine Biological Resource Centre (EMBRC-ERIC) has announced they are seeking to hire a communication officer, who would be based at their headquarters at Sorbonne Université in Paris. ...
November 14, 2019
Fifteen PhD positions in Hg science
The Marie Skłodowska-Curie Action international project “Global Mercury Observation and Training Network in Support to the Minamata Convention” (GMOS-Train) is seeking early-stage researchers to join...
November 8, 2019
6th European Conference on Scientific Diving
The 6th European Conference on Scientific Diving will be held in Freiberg (Germany) at the 22-25 of April 2020. The conference will be organized and conducted by the Scientific Diving Center of the...
November 7, 2019
Postdoctoral position supporting the identification of the priority areas for marine conservation in the Azores
This position aims at supporting the identification of the priority areas for marine conservation in the Azores. The main objectives of this position are: Bibliographic review of existing scientific...
November 7, 2019
8th International Symposium on Gas Transfer at Water Surfaces - reminder
The deadline for Early bird registration and early career researcher application to the 8th International Symposium on Gas Transfer at Water Surfaces is 15 November 2019. The event will be held at...
November 7, 2019
Twelve postdoctoral positions in marine and ocean sciences
Ifremer (France) is offering twelve postdoctoral contracts for a period of 18 months to researchers proposing innovative projects that are consistent with the three main themes below: Protect and...
November 7, 2019
Genomics for a Blue Economy
Sustainability and Cutting-edge Technologies in Marine Natural Products Discovery
EuroMarine Member Organisation Stazione Zoologica Anton Dohrn (SZN) is hosting a workshop, "Genomics for a Blue Economy", aimed at identfying the current methods, challenges and future directions in...
November 7, 2019
Two postdoctoral positions in analytical chemistry, microbiology and molecular biology
The University of Gothenburg (Sweden) is offering two postdoctoral positions within its Marine Science department. The positions focus on different aspects of microbiology and molecular biology...
November 7, 2019
Launch event for new Navigating the Future V Policy Brief
The European Marine Board (EMB), along with co-organisers the European Bureau for Conservation and Development, have announced a launch event for their new policy brief "Navigating the Future V:...
November 7, 2019
Training Course: Qualitative Mathematical Modelling for Socio-Ecological Systems
As part of the MarCons COST action, the Institute of Marine Science (ICM-CSIC) has organised a course aimed at introducing qualitative mathematical modelling as a means to understand and predict the...
November 7, 2019
Postdoctoral offer in Physical Oceanography
Ifremer has announced it is seeking applicants for an 18-month postdoctoral position to join the Ocean and Climate team at the Laboratory of Physical and Spatial Oceanography (LOPS). This position...
November 7, 2019
7th European Marine Board Forum: Big Data in Marine Science
The Forum is one of the European Marine Board's principle approaches for bridging the gap between science and policy. The event will bring together scientists from diverse backgrounds, including...
November 7, 2019
EMODnet Biology Call for Data Grants
EMODnet Biology has announced a call for proposals to help increase the amount of data made available and to cover existing geographical, temporal and/or taxonomic data gaps. Successful proposals...
November 7, 2019
Global Sustainable Development Report 2019 Published
The Future is Now: Science for Achieving Sustainable Development
GSDR 2019
Following the international adoption of the UN's Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in 2016, "The Future is Now: Science for Achieving Sustainable Development" (published 11 September 2019) reports...
November 7, 2019
Developing technology and methods for the precise investigation of marine animal forest 3D-structural complexity
3DSeaFor
A previous EuroMarine working group ANFORE noted how climate change and human pressure on marine environments are threatening a large number of species including those forming the “animal forests”. ...
October 30, 2019
Emergent impacts on coastal areas:
Adding the role of light pollution to the management and protection of ocean commons
ECOLight
Marine coastal areas host highly productive ecosystems that are threatened by the high rate of urban development in these areas and associated stressors affecting ecosystem processes. An integrated...
October 30, 2019
From species connectivity to functional connectivity
TUTTI
Research on ecosystem connectivity has traditionally relied on species dispersal (structural connectivity), although this is only one of the many uses of space that allow species to connect different...
October 30, 2019
Modelling different components of marine plankton biodiversity
MODIV
Biodiversity is an enigmatic yet important factor for the accuracy of ecosystem modelling. The inclusion of living organisms is necessary for models that predict carbon usage and circulation, while...
October 30, 2019
Modelling and prediction of harmful algal blooms, from event responses to multi - decadal projections
HABmodpred
Harmful algal blooms (HABs) are proliferations of certain photosynthetic organisms (including unicellular phytoplankton and phytobenthos, macroalgae, cyanobacteria, and particular ciliates) that can...
October 29, 2019
Multi-Modelled Marine Ecosystems
M3E
An Ecosystem Approach to marine management is advocated globally by international bodies including the Convention on Biological Diversity, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN, and the...
October 29, 2019
Incorporating ecosystem functioning in marine biodiversity assessments
EFIMBA
In order to measure and track progress towards environmental targets such as those outlined in the UN's SDGs or the EU's MSFD, scientists and policy makers rely on ecosystem assessments. A key aspect...
October 29, 2019
Coral Ecology and Conservation in Mesophotic Temperate Ecosystems
ECoMeS
In May 2018, the EuroMarine-funded working group ANFORE met at the University of Salento in Lecce, Italy to identify the gaps in knowledge of Marine Animal Forests. Their ultimate goal was the...
October 29, 2019
Open PhD position in Marine Ecology and Evolution
The University of Bergen (UiB) is seeking applicants for a PhD position in marine ecology and evolution within their Department of Biological Sciences. The 3-year role will be working within the ...
October 23, 2019
GEOTRACES Project Officer Role (Part-Time)
GEOTRACES has announced an open position for a part-time project officer at their International Project Office (IPO) hosted at the Laboratoire d'Études en Géophysique et Océanographie Spatiales (...
October 23, 2019
European Maritime Day 2020
European Maritime Day (EMD) is the annual EU meeting point on maritime affairs and blue growth. It targets maritime professionals, entrepreneurs and ocean leaders. The event and exhibition will take...
October 17, 2019
Open: Lyell Research Fellowship in fisheries, conservation and sustainable seafood
Herion-Watt University is seeking candidates for a research fellowship (leading to permanent appointment) with experience in working with international groups and different stakeholders, especially...
October 17, 2019
Open position: Director, Biological Research Stations
The University of Helsinki's Faculty of Biological and Environmental Sciences has announced they are currently seeking applications for the role of Director of the faculty's biological research...
October 17, 2019
A new research vessel for scientific expeditions
The company Norlengs GmbH has recently been conducting refits of the 24m arctic-rated vessel MV Ulla Rinman. From April 2020 this vessel will be available for hire for scientific expeditions and is...
October 17, 2019
Dr Edouard Delcroix Prize
VLIZ has announced they are accepting nominations for the triennial scientific Dr Edouard Delcroix Prize, to be awarded to a researcher or research team in recognition of a significant scientific...
October 17, 2019
1st Epigenetics in Marine Biology Congress
EPIMAR2020
The 1st EPIgenetics in MARine biology congress (EPIMAR) is being held 13-14 May, 2020 in Montpellier, France. This conference will explore the most up-to-date techniques and implications of...
October 16, 2019
52nd International Liège Colloquium on Ocean Dynamics
A conglomeration of Belgian institutions (including EuroMarine member organisations UGent, RBINS-ODN and ILVO) are hosting the 52nd Liège Colloquium on Ocean Dynamics in May 2020. This colloquium...
October 16, 2019
Frontiers in Marine Science Special Issue
Managing for the Future: Understanding the Relative Roles of Climate and Fishing on Structure and Dynamics of Marine Ecosystems
Frontiers Journal have issued a call for the submisson of abstracts and manuscripts for a special issue whose research topic relates to the Integrated Marine Biosphere Research (IMBeR) project. This...
October 16, 2019
International Conference on Climate Change in the Asia-Pacific Region - Reminder
The international conference on Climate Change in the Asia-Pacific Region: From Environmental aspects to socio-economic impacts, organised in part by IRD has issued a third call along with an updated...
October 9, 2019
2nd Announcement for ICOC 2020 and pre-conference workshop
There is just one week left to register for the pre-conference workshop preceding the 14th International Conference on Copepods (ICOC 2020).  For details on both the conference and the pre-conference...
October 8, 2019
Frontiers in Marine Science Special Issue: Early Career Researchers
Frontiers in Marine Science have issued a call for the submisison of abstracts and manuscripts for a special issue whose research topic relates to the Integrated Marine Biosphere Research (IMBeR)...
October 8, 2019
Science communications officer vacancy
AquaTT are seeking a communications officer to join their team in Dublin (Ireland). the successful candidate will play an integral role in supporting AquaTT’s Project Officers who work on European...
October 4, 2019
Vacancies in Anaerobic Microbiology and Bioreactor Research
The National University of Ireland Galway (NUI-Galway) has announced openings for three full-time, fixed term positions within their Department of Microbiology. Funded by the SFI Research...
September 24, 2019
Frontiers in Marine Science Special Issue
Frontiers Journal have issued a call for the submisison of abstracts and manuscripts for a special issue whose research topic relates to the Integrated Marine Biosphere Research (IMBeR) project. This...
September 24, 2019
IPBES 2 Calls for Nominations of Experts
The Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) is currently running two calls for the nomination of experts to assist with the scoping of thematic...
September 24, 2019
Fishery Officer (Fishery Statistician) role
The UN Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has announced an open position for a Fishery Officer, reporting to the Indian Ocean Tuna Commission (IOTC) Science Manager. The job will focus on tuna...
September 23, 2019
EUROLAG9 Student Grants
As part of their effort to include early career marine researchers in the latest developments in lagoon research, the Murray Foundation has provided funding for grants for a limited number of...
September 23, 2019
EUROLAG9
The Eurolag conference is a biennial symposium that aims to bring together scientists, managers and stakeholders to discuss new scientific findings and experiences on the knowledge and use of coastal...
September 23, 2019
Ecological Modelling Global Conference Programme Available
The final programme and list of plenary speakers for the Internaltional Society for Ecological Modelling (ISEM) Global Conference 2019 is now available to view and download.  The organisers have also...
September 23, 2019
Open position: Research Scientist on fish/fishing gear interactions
The French Research Institute for Exploitation of the Sea (IFREMER) is seeking a research scientist for a permanent position to study fish/fishing gear interactions. Based in their research unit STH...
September 13, 2019
GLOSS - Global Ocean Social Sciences dialogues and workshops
The Ocean University Initiative has organised a dialogue and workshops session in support of the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO and the UN's Decade of Ocean Sciences for...
September 13, 2019
Invasive species and associated socio-­environmental issues
Gaston Berger University and the West African Networks on Biological Invasions of the French Institute of Research for sustainable Development (IRD) have announced an international conference:...
September 12, 2019
ASSEMBLE Plus 5th Call for Transnational Access
ASSEMBLE Plus integrates over 30 marine biological stations and installations from various regions of the world's oceans and seas; providing scientists from academia, industry and policy with the...
September 12, 2019
Call for Transnational Access to European Aquatic Mesocosm Facilities in 2020
The EU Research Infrastructure project AQUACOSM has opened their 3rd Call for Transnational Access to fund participation or leadership of mesocosm experiments in 2020. This opportunity provides ...
September 12, 2019
Training Course: Liquid Chromatography and Mass Spectrometry Methods in Marine Sciences
An Assemble+ Knowledge Exchange and Training Course
Registrations are open for a Knowledge Exchange and Training course on Liquid Chromatography and Mass Spectrometry Methods in Marine Sciences. The event will be hosted by CCMAR, on behalf of the...
September 11, 2019