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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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Postdoctoral position on Indicators of Marine Biodiversity
IRD, France
The Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD) is seeking a postdoctoral researcher to use data from a large body of studies conducted by a network of international laboratories, in...
September 28, 2020
PhD in Multidisciplinary Oceanography
Ocean Front CHANGE Project, Marseille (France)
The international project Ocean Front CHANGE (OFC), supported by the Belmont Forum over 2020-2023, has announced they are looking for a student with a solid background in Marine Sciences, good...
September 28, 2020
Sea Tech Week 12
Observation: from seabed to space
EurOcean has announced that registrations are open for their 12th Sea Tech Week conference which this year will be held virtually.  The theme of this year's conference is Observation: from seabed to...
September 28, 2020
CommOCEAN 2020
4th International Marine Science Communication Conference
EuroMarine member organisation Institute of Oceanology Polish Academy of Sciences (IOPAN) and the European Marine Board Communications Panel have announced the opening of registrations and abstract...
September 17, 2020
Innovative method allows to quantify scientific capacity building in marine studies
An innovative study, with authors from EuroMarine member organisation Centre for Environmental and Marine Studies (CESAM) of the University of Aveiro (UA), has been published in the renowned magazine...
September 17, 2020
2020 Call CCMAR-FCT Doctoral Research Fellowships
CCMAR has announced the opening of their 2020 Call for CCMAR-FCT Doctoral Research Fellowships, which will award a monthly stipend of €1064 to successful applicants to help support their research on...
September 17, 2020
First EU4Ocean workshop
Designing Ocean Literacy action in Europe
The European Commission's new initiative on ocean literacy, the EU4Ocean Coalition, has organised their first workshop to be held from 24-25 September 2020. The theme of the workshop will be ...
September 17, 2020
Blue Economy Technology Transfer Programme
Organised by the EU-funded EMPORIA4KT project, the “Blue Economy Technology Transfer Programme” will be implemented in France, Ireland, Portugal, Spain and the UK. The programme will focus on...
September 9, 2020
The Ocean Decade Virtual Series - Co-designing the science we need for the Ocean Decade: Part 1
This virtual session will explore opportunities and challenges and discuss best practices to deliver co-designed, solution-oriented research that will lead to transformative Decade Actions with long-...
September 9, 2020
SOLAS Indian Ocean meeting
The Surface Ocean - Lower Atmosphere Study (SOLAS) project is an international research initiative aiming to understand the key biogeochemical-physical interactions and feedbacks between the ocean...
September 9, 2020
International Conference on Time Series and Forecasting 2021
The 7th edition of the International conference on Time Series and Forecasting (ITISE 2021), which will take place in Gran Canaria (Spain) in April 7th-9th, 2021.  ITISE 2021 seeks to provide a...
September 9, 2020
Awardees of Joint EuroMarine-EMBRC Call announced
EuroMarine is pleased to announce that over €52,000 worth of services have been awarded to 11 successful applicants of the Joint EuroMarine-EMBRC Call. The recipients are all early career researchers...
September 7, 2020
PhD opportunity in Optical characterization and robotic monitoring of biogenic carbon particles in the epi- and mesopelagic ocean
Ugent and VLIZ, Belgium
Ghent University are seeking PhD candidates for a joint project between Ghent University and VLIZ, studying the Optical characterization and robotic monitoring of biogenic carbon particles in the epi...
September 7, 2020
Postdoctoral opportunities with the Junior Leader Fellowship Programme
La Caixa, Spain or Portugal
The Postdoctoral Junior Leader fellowships programme is aimed at hiring excellent researchers, of any nationality, who wish to continue their research career in Spain or Portugal. The Postdoctoral...
August 18, 2020
First external review of the IPBES assessment of invasive alien species
The first order draft of the chapters of the IPBES thematic assessment of invasive alien species and their control will be open for external review from 31 August 2020 to 18 October 2020 (7 weeks)....
August 18, 2020
EMODnet 2020 survey
The European Marine Observation and Data Network (EMODnet) is currently looking for individuals to complete a survey on the network's website. EMODnet is preparing for the next phase where access to...
August 18, 2020
One month remaining to submit abstracts for the Human Health and Ocean Symposium
The deadline to submit abstracts for the Human Health and Ocean Symposium, which will take place 2-4 December, is 2 September 2020. The main topic areas have been defined as: Ocean Health Oceans and...
August 5, 2020
Call for consultancy on Ocean Literacy
IOC UNESCO is seeking calls for proposals for three 5-month consultancy roles around Ocean Literacy. They are: Consultant in Ocean Literacy Training - The purpose of this assignment is to define a...
July 24, 2020
Lipids in the Ocean Conference 2020
The Marine Biotechnology & Aquaculture (MBA) Research Group from CESAM and the Mass Spectrometry Centre from the University of Aveiro have announced the 2nd edition of the Conference Lipids in...
July 24, 2020
International Environmental Doctoral School PhD projects in natural sciences, engineering and technology
The International Environmental Doctoral School, Poland
The International Environmental Doctoral School is seeking candidates for PhD projects in the field of natural sciences as well as engineering and technology.  Candidates can also apply for projects...
July 24, 2020
2020 Call for proposals to the Marine Strategy Framework Directive
The new call for proposals from the European Commission within the framework of the Marine Strategy Framework Directive has been announced.  In 2020, the theme selected for this Call for Proposals is...
July 24, 2020
ATLAS Project Compendium of Results now published
The EU-funded Horizon2020 ATLAS Project has published its compendium of results, detailing the key achievements of the four-year project. The compendium, which captures the ATLAS team’s key outputs,...
July 24, 2020
Draft scoping report for IPBES transformative change assessment now open for external review
The IPBES draft scoping report for the transformative change assessment (thematic assessment of the underlying causes of biodiversity loss and the determinants of transformative change and options...
July 24, 2020
Researcher in maritime economics
Ifremer, France
Ifremer is seeking a researcher in maritime economics to join its Maritime Economy team, located at the Ifremer centre in Brittany (France). The main themes addressed by the EM team, within the...
July 24, 2020
IPBES 'Speed Dating with the Future' podcast launched
The Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) has launched its first podcast: Nature Insight - Speed Dating with the Future. Co-hosted by Rob Spaull,...
July 24, 2020
Transmitting Science: 2020 Series of Remote Life Science Courses
Transmitting Science is a company dedicated to running advanced courses and workshops, both on-site and remote, for researchers involved in life sciences, particularly ecology and evolution. ...
July 24, 2020
Call for review of the draft scoping report for the IPBES nexus assessment
The Intergovernmental Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) has announced that the draft scoping report for the nexus assessment (thematic assessment of the interlinkages among...
June 30, 2020
IPBES Call for contributions on indigenous and local knowledge
Please note this call for contributions has been extended to 15 September 2020 The Intergovernmental Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) is launching a call for contributions on...
June 30, 2020
EuroMarine FWS MODEL-EDC postponed to 2021
Due to impacts from the Covid-19 pandemic, including the postponement of the CECE2020/ISFE event around which this activity was originally planned, MODEL-EDC has been postponed until March 2021. The ...
June 30, 2020
Postdoctoral opportunity mapping the biogeography of vulnerable marine ecosystems in the Southern Indian Ocean
Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle, Paris, France
The Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle in Paris, France are seeking candidates for a two-year postdoctoral project in the Southern Indian Ocean. The project will consist in mapping the...
June 25, 2020
Administrative project manager opportunity with ATLAS and iAtlantic projects
The University of Edinburgh, Scotland
The University of Edinburgh is seeking an Administrative Project Manager to work with the iAtlantic and ATLAS projects. ATLAS and iAtlantic are funded by the European Union's Horizon 2020 programme...
June 25, 2020
Blue Bioeconomy call for pre-proposals
The Blue Bioeconomy Cofund has opened its new call for pre-proposals.The call, with a budget of 11 million Euro, is targeted specifically on supply systems in the blue bioeconomy: logistics and...
June 25, 2020
Call for Volunteer EuroMarine Mentors
OYSTER Mentorship Programme
Call for Volunteers EuroMarine's early career researchers group OYSTER has announced a call for EuroMarine members to volunteer as mentors for the new OYSTER Mentorship Programme, which is to become...
June 23, 2020
Researcher and head of French cooperation projects in marine sciences
The Nelson Mandela University, South Africa
The Nelson Mandela University in Port Elizabeth (South Africa) is seeking a researcher and head of French cooperation projects in marine sciences. The successful candidate should be a senior...
June 11, 2020
EuroMarine third 2020 Steering Committee meeting
During its extra, June 4th online meeting, the EuroMarine Steering Committee (SC) decided that its Fall 2020 meeting (originally due to take place in Barcelona at the invitation of CSIC) would be...
June 11, 2020
EuroMarine 2021 General Assembly
Due to the covid 19 sanitary crisis, and as decided by the Steering Committee in June 2020, the 2021 General Assembly meeting of EuroMarine will be held online. Sessions will be spread over two days...
June 11, 2020
ECSA 58 Conference postponed
The Estuaries and coastal seas in the Anthropocene Conference has been postponed until September 2021 due to the ongoing Covid-19 crisis. The conference will now be held from 6-10 September 2021, and...
June 4, 2020
Call for applications to join SCOR Executive Committee
The call for applications for an Early-Career Scientist (ECS) to join the Scientific Committee on Ocean Research (SCOR) Executive Committee is open. The ECS in the SCOR EC will help reaching out to...
June 4, 2020
World Oceans Day: Online session on microplastics
 In celebration of World Oceans Day, 8 June 2020 at 17:30 CEST, JPI Oceans will host a special Facebook live session focusing on the impacts of microplastics in the oceanic environment. The session...
June 4, 2020
Public consultations on European Climate Pact and the EU strategy to adapting to climate change
The European Commission is welcoming input from all citizens and organisations for both the EU strategy for adapting to climate change, and also the European Climate Pact which will give citizens and...
June 4, 2020
Sustainable Energy Week - Green Deal and Ocean Observation
The objective of the session is to bring private bodies responsible for the offshore renewables industry together with public authorities to begin a conversation on barriers to a more integrated...
June 4, 2020
European Maritime Day 2020 cancelled
Unfortunately, due to the coronavirus and social distancing rules, European Maritime Day organisers - European Commission, the Irish government, and Cork City Council - have taken the collective...
May 29, 2020
Application deadline extended for 4 post-doc positions in marine ecosystem modelling
The deadline for applications to the postdoctoral positions in marine ecosystem modelling at OGS has been extended until Wednesday 10 June. Please visit the original post for more detail on the...
May 29, 2020
Call for applications for Atlantic Project Awards
The Call of applications to select the 2020 Atlantic Project Awards is now open. These awards honour outstanding success stories, achieved by projects in the geographical area covered by the Atlantic...
May 29, 2020
EuroMarine second 2020 Steering Committee meeting
This (closed, extra) Steering Committee (SC) meeting will focus on the progress of SC working groups and the adaptation of EuroMarine activities to the covid 19 crisis and to climate change fight.
May 25, 2020
Call for Blue Growth startups to join mentorship programme
The SUBMARINER Network has launched a call for startups within Blue Growth to apply for its Blue Growth Accelerator programme, in which successful applicants would receive mentorship and matchmaking...
May 21, 2020
Open Videoconference for EuroMarine FWS 3DSeaFor
The EuroMarine foresight workshop 3DSeaFor: Developing Technology and Methods for the Precise Investigation of Marine Animal forest 3D-Structural Complexity will hold a one-day online videoconference...
May 7, 2020
IUCN World Conservation Congress
The function of the IUCN World Conservation Congress is to set priorities and drive conservation and sustainable development action. IUCN’s 1300+ government, civil society and indigenous peoples’...
May 7, 2020
OCEANA Proposals for European Marine Protected Areas
OCEANA is an international organization focused solely on oceans, dedicated to achieving measurable change by conducting specific, science-based campaigns with fixed deadlines and articulated goals....
May 7, 2020
ASSEMBLE Plus 8th & Final Call for 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...
May 7, 2020