Ocean Opportunities: Jobs, Post Docs, PhD, Masters, & other opportunities. January 12, 2018

Happy new year! Take a look at this week's Jobs, Post Docs, PhD, Masters, and other opportunities in ocean/marine sciences around the world. 

Jobs

Lecturer in Fisheries with Deakin University (Australia). Deadline January 14, 2018

Marine Coordinator with BirdLife Europe and Central Asia (England or Belgium). Deadline January 15, 2018

Assistant Professor in hydrological transport with Stockholm University. Deadline January 15, 2018

Assistant Professor in marine isotope biogeochemistry with Stockholm University. Deadline January 15, 2018

Assistant Professor in marine geophysical mapping and modelling with Stockholm University. Deadline January 15, 2018

Assistant / Associate Project Scientist(s) (Ecologist or Oceanographer) (2 positions) to help with ongoing projects (i) analyzing top predator data, (ii) analyzing oceanographic datasets in support of fisheries management, (iii) synthesizing ecosystem data in support of Integrated Ecosystem Assessments, and/or (iv) running and analyzing ocean/ecosystem models for historical, near-real-time, seasonal forecasting, and climate projection applications, with the University of California, Santa Cruz/NOAA/SWFSC (USA). First application review January 16, 2018

Research Assistant (6 to 8-month contract) with the Bonthe Oyster Project/University of Stirling (Scotland). Deadline January 17, 2018

Manager of Marine Environmental Research Laboratory with University of Stirling (Scotland). Deadline January 17, 2018

Marine Communications Officer with WWF (Belgium). Deadline January 17, 2018

Fisheries Technologist (4 year contract) with Memorial University (Canada). Deadline January 19, 2018

Fisheries Project Officer with the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) (England). Deadline January 22, 2018

Shellfish Population Modeller with the Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science (CEFAS) (England). Deadline February 5, 2018

CCMAR- Centre of Marine Sciences at the University of Algarve (Portugal) encourages Junior researcher, Assistant Researchers, Principal Researchers, Coordinating Researchers to apply for The Foundation for Science and Technology of Portugal (FCT) 'Stimulus to Individual Scientific Employment 2017' fund. Interested applicants should send an e-mail to ccmar@ualg.pt (subject: Scientific Employment 2017) addressed to the director and include 1) Motivation letter including planned research goals and up to two contacts for references; 2) Curriculum vitae; 3) level of the application. Contest opens January 19, 2018, and closes February 12, 2018

Fisheries Scientist with Memorial University (Canada). Deadline February 28, 2018

Marine Biologist/Zoological Field Assistant – Antarctica (15 to 27 months) with the British Antarctic Survey (Antarctica). Deadline April 1, 2018

Full, Associate, or Assistant Professor in Marine Geosciences with University of Arizona (USA). Deadline not stated.

Full, Associate, or Assistant Professor in paleoclimatology, paleoceanography, paleoecology, or paleobiology with University of Arizona (USA). Deadline not stated

Animal Care Manager with the National Marine Life Center (USA). Open until filled


Post Docs

Consumer driven Production: Integrating Innovative Approaches for Competitive and Sustainable Performance across the Mediterranean Aquaculture Value Chain with the Centre for Marine Sciences at the University of Algarve (CCMAR) (Portugal). Deadline January 12, 2018

Postdoctoral fellowship with the UBC Biodiversity Research Centre (Canada). Deadline January 12, 2018

Postdoc researcher - Rising from the Depths Network: utilising marine cultural heritage in East Africa to help develop sustainable social, economic and cultural benefits (part time) with Bournemouth University. Deadline January 14, 2018

Postdoctoral Fellow in Baltic Sea Molecular Ecology with Stockholm University. Deadline January 15, 2018

Postdoctoral Fellow in Baltic Sea Ecosystem Change with Stockholm University. Deadline January 15, 2018

Fishing technology and fish behaviour with the Institute of Marine Research (IMR) (Norway). Deadline January 15, 2018

Assistant / Associate Project Scientist(s) (Ecologist or Oceanographer) (2 positions) to help with ongoing projects (i) analyzing top predator data, (ii) analyzing oceanographic datasets in support of fisheries management, (iii) synthesizing ecosystem data in support of Integrated Ecosystem Assessments, and/or (iv) running and analyzing ocean/ecosystem models for historical, near-real-time, seasonal forecasting, and climate projection applications, with the University of California, Santa Cruz/NOAA/SWFSC (USA). First application review January 16, 2018

People and Ecosystems with ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies (Australia). Deadline January 19, 2018

Responding to a Changing World with ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies (Australia). Deadline January 19, 2018

Research Fellow in Earth Observation with University of Stirling (Scotland). Deadline January 25, 2018

Research Fellow in Earth Observation with University of Stirling (Scotland). Deadline January 25, 2018

Scholarship in Oceanography with the Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences (BIOS) Bermuda) . Application review begins February 1, 2018 and will remain open until filled.

Sustaining a good ecological status and coastal ecosystem services under blue growth with UiT The Arctic University of Norway (Norway). Deadline February 2, 2018

Influence of Arctic – Lower-Latitude Interactions on Weather and Climate Variability with WHOI (USA). Deadline not stated

Marine and Coastal Ecosystem Services with The Saudi Aramco-KAUST center for Marine Environmental Observations (SAKMEO) (Saudi Arabia). Applications open on a rolling basis

Predicting interactive effects of multiple stressors on marine ecosystems with Griffith University (Australia). Deadline not stated


PhD

Artificial intelligence for exposed aquaculture operations with the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU). Deadline January 14, 2018

Investigating the role of connectivity in diatom ecology and evolution with Stazione Zoologica of Napoli (Italy) and Genoscope in Evry (France). Deadline January 15, 2018

Monitoring coastal environments using imaging sonars and machine learning with University of East Anglia (England). Deadline January 16, 2018

Observing the Antarctic Slope Undercurrent using Ocean Gliders with University of East Anglia (England). Deadline January 16, 2018

Where AUVs dare: Sub-glacial discharge plumes with the Scottish Association for Marine Science (SAMS) (Scotland). Deadline January 16, 2018

Understanding Reef Fish Vision Through Gene-Editing (CRISPR/Cas9) with University of Queensland (Australia). Deadline January 19, 2018 for international applicants; April 13, 2018 for domestic applicants

Community scale tidal power generation – is it feasible in the INTERREG VA area? with the Scottish Association for Marine Science (SAMS) (Scotland). Deadline January 19, 2018

Using genetics, physiology & modelling to improve marine ecosystem conservation with the Lyell Centre (Scotland). Deadline January 31, 2018

Interdisciplinary Arctic Studies (Arts & Humanities, Science, and Social Sciences & Health) with Durham University (England). Deadline February 2, 2018 for Autumn 2018 intake

Determination of the presence of a dynamic core microbiome in the native oyster Ostrea edulis, and the effects of exposure to temperature and antibiotics on host survival and resilience with University of Portsmouth (England). Deadline February 11, 2018

Antimicrobial Resistance in Aquaculture with University of Portsmouth (England). Deadline February 11, 2018

Harvesting the seashore: the impacts and management of inter-tidal fisheries with University of Portsmouth (England). Deadline February 11, 2018

Experimental Plankton Ecology with DTU Aqua (The National Institute for Aquatic Resources, Technical University of Denmark) (Denmark). Deadline February 15, 2018

Trait Based Marine Ecology and Modelling with DTU Aqua (The National Institute for Aquatic Resources, Technical University of Denmark) (Denmark). Deadline February 15, 2018

Predicting interactive effects of multiple stressors on marine ecosystems with Griffith University (Australia). Deadline not stated


Masters

Sorry! Nothing here this time


Conferences

GEOHAB, May 7 - 11 2018 in California, USA. Abstract submissions open January 1, 2018 and closes March 1, 2018

The World Conference on Marine Biodiversity (WCMB), May 13-16, 2018 in Montreal, Canada. Abstract submission closed.

Marine Biological Association Postgraduate Conference, May 21 - 23, 2018 in Plymouth, England. Abstract submission closes April 1, 2018

4th International Symposium on the Effects of Climate Change on the World’s Oceans, June 4 - 8 2018 in Washington, DC, USA. Abstract submission deadline January 12, 2018

International Marine Conservation Congress, June 24 - 28 2018 in Kuching, Sarawak. Abstract submission closes March 16, 2018

OceansOnline, June 29, 2018 in Kuching, Sarawak. Abstract submission closes March 16, 2018

15th Deep-Sea Biology Symposium, September 9 - 14, 2018 in Monterey, California, USA. Abstract submission deadline March 30, 2018

YOUMARES conference for young marine researchers, September 11 - 14, 2018 in Oldenburg, Germany. Call for sessions deadline January 31, 2018

3rd World Small-Scale Fisheries Congress (3WSFC), October 22 - 26 2018 in Chiang Mai, Thailand. Abstract submission deadline February 15, 2018


Citizen Science

Floating Forests. An online project to help scientists identify past and present kelp forests from a huge number of satellite images

iSeahorse. A global project to identify and map seahorses for conservation.

Plankton Portal. An online project to help scientist classify plankton from a huge number of images taken at sea.

Redmap Australia. An Australian-based project which invited people to "spot, log and map marine species that are uncommon in Australia, or along particular parts of our coast".

Seagrass Spotter. A global project to map seagrass meadows to help protect them.


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