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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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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
5th International Sclerochronology Conference
The 5th International Sclerochronology Conference will take place in Split, Croatia from 16-20 June 2019. This event follows on from the 4th edition of the conference, which took place in Maine, USA...
April 23, 2018
EMBRIC Second Transnational Access Call deadline extended
The second Transnational Access Call for the EMBRIC project has received a deadline extension. EMBRIC is designed to accelerate the pace of scientific discovery and innovation from marine Bio-...
April 23, 2018
Predicting the Future of the Ocean from Signatures of the Past: Application deadline announced
The EuroMarine workshop 'Predicting the Future of the Ocean from Signatures' has had an application deadline of 4 May 2018 set. The workshop, which will take place in Finnish Environment Institute,...
April 20, 2018
Earth Observation Summer School
European Space Agency (ESA) organises a series of summer schools on Monitoring of the Earth System to promote the exploitation of Earth Observation EO data across disciplines, with a specific focus...
April 19, 2018
Office in Ending Overfishing in Northwestern Europe
The Pew Charitable Trusts has an officer position open, entitled 'Ending Overfishing in Northwestern Europe'. At the start of 2014, a new era began for fisheries management in the European Union. A...
April 19, 2018
PhD in Geophysics
University of Bologna  has a Phd open in the area of Geophysics. This PhD will focus on three main areas of research: Solid Earth: Seismology, Physics of volcanism, Geodesy, Quantitative geodynamics...
April 19, 2018
IMBeR 2nd Open Science Conference: Call for Sessions and Workshops Extended
The Call for Sessions and Workshops for the 2nd IMBeR Open Science Conference has had its deadline extended until 20 April 2018. More information on the event can be found on the call page. 
April 19, 2018
1st Advanced Zooplankton Course
The Marine Organism Taxonomy Service at the Stazione Zoologica Anton Dohrn of Naples has launched a series of Advanced Zooplankton Courses (AZC) to provide an advanced training on integrative ...
April 19, 2018
EMBRC Marine Biobanks Workshop
Le Pôle Mer Bretagne Atlantique is partner of the EBB project (EMBRC Biobank) led by the European Marine Biological Resources Center (EMBRC) that aims to facilitate access to marine genetic resources...
April 19, 2018
Two Postdoctoral Research Fellowships
The South African Research Chair in Marine Ecology and Fisheries, based at the University of Cape Town, has two Postdoctoral Fellowship positions currently available. One scholarship can be awarded...
April 19, 2018
Working Group on Seasonal-to-Decadal Prediction of Marine Ecosystems
​​​​​The Working Group on Seasonal-to-Decadal Prediction of Marine Ecosystems (WGS2D) studies ocean predictions on timescales from seasons to decades in order to support marine resource management....
April 19, 2018
United Nations Division for Ocean Affairs and the Law of the Sea: Global Reporting and Assessment of the State of the Marine Environment
The Division for Ocean Affairs and the Law of the Sea within the United Nations has a page extensively covering the division's Global Reporting and Assessment of the State of the Marine Environment,...
April 19, 2018
Call for Applications to the SOLAS Scientific Steering Committee
SOLAS welcomes nominations to its International Scientific Steering Committee (SSC) for a term beginning on January 1st 2019. The SOLAS network is looking for two new members in the following areas: ...
April 19, 2018
Postdoctoral Fellow in Biogeochemical Prediction Modelling
This position is affiliated with the research project the Nansen Legacy (http://nansenlegacy.org). The Nansen Legacy is the Norwegian Arctic research community’s joint effort to establish a holistic...
April 19, 2018
EuroGEOSS Workshop 2018
The EuroGEOSS Workshop will take place on 12-14 September 2018 at the University of Geneva and the Museum of Ethnography. It is co-organised by the Swiss Federal Office for the Environment and  the...
April 18, 2018
Bio-Based Industries Call for Proposals 2018
The Bio-Based Industries Joint Undertaking (BBI JU) is responsible for the implementation of the open call for proposals for Research and Innovation Actions (RIAs), Innovation Actions (IAs - DEMOs...
April 18, 2018
EurOcean International Children’s Art Contest
EurOcean is inviting you to take part in the International Children’s Art Contest and have the works displayed at the “Your Ocean, Your Future” event to be held in Brussels, June 6th 2018. The...
April 18, 2018
CORBEL 2nd Open Call for Research Projects
The CORBEL partners have launched a 2nd Open Call for research projects to meet the prevailing need for combined service provision from multiple research infrastructures across Europe. Taking on...
April 18, 2018
Tropical Coastal Marine Research Fellowship Call
A Joint NAM S&T Centre – ZMT Bremen Fellowship scheme was initiated in 2008 for providing opportunities to scientists from developing countries to affiliate themselves with ZMT to upgrade their...
April 18, 2018
3rd Atlantic Project Awards 2018: Call Now Open
The Atlantic Project Awards, established in 2016, are designed to honour outstanding success stories, achieved by projects in the geographical area covered by the Atlantic Strategy that showcase...
April 18, 2018
G7 Social Media Content Challenge
On January 1, 2018, Canada assumed Presidency of the G7 group of industrialized countries. Canada’s presidency is orientated around 5 themes, one of which is “Working Together on Climate Change,...
April 18, 2018
ABC2 – Amelioration by Benthic habitat-formers under Climate Change
ABC2 aims to establish a network with a goal of filling gaps in our collective knowledge on the extent to which habitat-formers reduce environmental stress and of the general mechanisms regulating...
April 18, 2018
Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions Individual Fellowships
The Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions Individual Fellowships are open to a wide number of researchers across many different fields of research. There are two types of Fellowships, European and Global. ...
April 18, 2018
SOLAS Open Science Conference
The Surface Ocean–Lower Atmosphere Study (SOLAS) is an international and interdisciplinary research project on biogeochemical-physical air-sea interactions and processes. With its Open Science...
April 18, 2018
PhD opportunity: Climatic refuges to investigate the resilience of corals to environmental change
The research project 4Oceans recently funded by “Make Our Planet Great Again” program can contribute to co-finance a doctorate (PhD) position for 3 years. The research project 4Oceans seeks to...
April 18, 2018
International Postdoctoral Fellowship Programme
The "Interdisciplinary School for the Blue Planet" (ISblue) has recently launched an Excellence Postdoctoral Programme, based on similar programmes in the United States, such as the NOAA Climate...
April 18, 2018