Ocean Opportunities

Looking for a job, Post-Docs, PhD, Masters, conference, workshop or course, internship, webinar, or another type of opportunity in the ocean/marine/coastal realm? Look no further!

This board was last updated on May 10, 2019. 

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Jobs

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Fish Health & Aquaculture with the University of Aberdeen (Scotland). Deadline May 12, 2019.

Academic Fellowship in biological sciences with the University of Aberdeen (Scotland). Deadline May 12, 2019.

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Marine Biology with the University of Aberdeen (Scotland). Deadline May 12, 2019.

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Functional Genomics with the University of Aberdeen (Scotland). Deadline May 12, 2019.

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Biogeochemistry with the University of Aberdeen (Scotland). Deadline May 12, 2019.

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Animal Behaviour and Conservation with the University of Aberdeen (Scotland). Deadline May 12, 2019.

Marine Climatologist: Air-sea interaction with the National Oceanography Centre (England). Deadline May 12, 2019.

Shellfish Assessment Scientist with CEFAS (England). Deadline May 13, 2019.

Temporary Scientific & Technical Officer Project Coordinator - PRIMROSE (contract ends December 2020) with the Marine Institute (Ireland). Deadline May 14, 2019.

Blue health: psychological and physiological effects of coastal landscapes (2-year contact) with the Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ) (Belgium). Deadline May 15, 2019.

Blue psychology: role of sensory perception and behaviour for health and wellbeing (2-year contract) with the Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ) (Belgium). Deadline May 15, 2019.

Marine bacteria in sea spray aerosols and potential health effects (2-year contract) with the Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ) (Belgium). Deadline May 15, 2019.

Diversity and ecological functions of marine viruses (2-year contract) with the Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ) (Belgium). Deadline May 15, 2019.

Zooplankton imaging for community analysis (2-year contract) with the Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ) (Belgium). Deadline May 15, 2019.

Underwater sound: marine acoustic environment and meaning for biodiversity (2-year contract) with the Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ) (Belgium). Deadline May 15, 2019.

Molecular traits in plankton ecosystem functions and processes (2-year contract) with the Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ) (Belgium). Deadline May 15, 2019.

Colonization of ecosystem engineers in coastal natural and artificial habitats (2-year contract) with the Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ) (Belgium). Deadline May 15, 2019.

Acoustic geophysical data processor (2-year contract) with the Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ) (Belgium). Deadline May 15, 2019.

Project Coordinator, Blue Action Fund with The Wildlife Conservation Society (Kenya, Tanzania, Madagascar). Deadline May 16, 2019.

Lecturer in Tropical Marine Biology with the University of Essex (England). Deadline May 17, 2019.

Marine Program Managers (2-year contract) with Flora & Fauna International (Myanmar). Deadline May 19, 2019.

Director, Sars International Centre for Marine Molecular Biology with the University of Bergen (Norway). Deadline May 21, 2019.

Aquatic Animal Health Specialist (fish) with CEFAS (England). Deadline May 21, 2019.

Laboratory Analyst with CEFAS (England). Deadline May 22, 2019.

Fisheries Outreach Officer with the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) (England). Deadline May 23, 2019.

Senior Fisheries Outreach Officer with the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) (England). Deadline May 23, 2019.

Fisheries Observer with the Scottish Government (Scotland). Deadline May 23, 2019.

Field Station Assistant Manager with the Central Caribbean Marine Institute (CCMI) (Little Cayman). Deadline May 24, 2019.

Research Scientist - Marine Habitat Mapping with the National Oceanography Centre (NOC) (England). Deadline May 26, 2019.

Research Scientist – Chemical Oceanography with the National Oceanography Centre (NOC) (England). Deadline May 26, 2019.

Research fellow - Development and application of Lagrangian analysis techniques aimed at studying (sub)mesoscale surface dynamics and implications for 3D passive transport (one-year renewable contract) with the Institute of Marine Science Unit of Lerici (Italy). Deadline May 30, 2019.

Compliance officer with the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR) (Australia). Deadline May 31, 2019.

Principal Investigator: Anthropogenic Contaminants with the National Oceanography Centre (England). Deadline May 31, 2019.

Principal Investigator: Particle Flux Biogeochemist with the National Oceanography Centre (England). Deadline May 31, 2019.

Coastal Ocean Modelling Scientist with the National Oceanography Centre (England). Deadline May 31, 2019.

Principal Investigator in Global Biogeochemistry with the National Oceanography Centre (England). Deadline May 31, 2019.

Principal Investigator: Phytoplankton Dynamics with the National Oceanography Centre (England). Deadline May 31, 2019.

Fisheries Statistician with the Scottish Government (Scotland). Deadline June 4, 2019.

Assistant/Associate Professor of Quantitative Fisheries Ecologist with University of California, Davis (USA). Deadline June 30, 2019.

Assistant Professor (Tenure Track) - Marine Conservation Ecology/Fisheries Ecology with the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (USA). Deadline November 29, 2019.

Non-permanent scientific technicians (pool) with the State of Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (USA). Accepting continuous applications.

Campaign Director, Plastics with Oceana (USA). Deadline not stated.

Engineer II/Research Engineer with Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute (USA). Deadline not stated.

Tenure Track Faculty - Marine Resource Economics or Marine Socio-Economics with the University of Southern Mississippi (USA). Open until filled.

Seafood Watch Aquaculture Program Manager with the Monterey Bay Aquarium (USA). Deadline not stated.

Data Specialist - Ocean Bottom Seismometer Instrument Center with Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute (WHOI) (USA). Deadline not stated.

Manager, U.S. Oceans with the Pew Charitable Trusts (USA). Deadline not stated.

Assistant or Associate Professor - Biological Oceanography with the University of Southern Mississippi (USA). Open until filled.

Director of Marine and Coastal Sciences with Western Washington University (USA). Screening begins March 4, 2019 and remains open until filled.

Principle investigator with Frontier (Fiji). Deadline Not stated.

Oceanographer with the University of Washington (USA). Open until filled.

Marine Spatial Scientist (1-year contract) with World Wildlife Fund (WWF) Oceans (USA). Deadline not stated.

Senior Associate, U.S. and Atlantic Canada Oceans (Fisheries Management) with the Pew Charitable Trusts (USA). Deadline not stated.

Executive Director, Europe with Oceana (Spain, Denmark, Belgium, or England). Deadline not stated.

Aquatic Research Technician I – Shellfish Production Focus with Huntsman Marine Science Centre (Canada). Open until filled.

Aquaculture Manager with Conservation International (USA). Deadline not stated.

Executive Director with 5 Gyres (USA). Deadline not stated.

Executive Director with Schmidt Ocean Institute (USA). Deadline not stated.

Associate Researcher, Marine Program with The International Council on Clean Transportation (Germany). Deadline not stated.

Seafood Watch fisheries scientist with the Monterey Bay Aquarium (USA). Deadline not stated.

Fishing scientist with Oceana (Mexico). Deadline not stated.

Director of Research and Distinguished Scientist with the Central Caribbean Marine Institute (CCMI) (Cayman Islands). Deadline not stated.

Education Director with Monterey Bay Aquarium (USA). Deadline not stated.

Assistant Research Scientist  with Monterey Bay Aquarium (USA). Deadline not stated.

Research Scientist - Data Science  with Monterey Bay Aquarium (USA). Deadline not stated.

Senior Associate, RFMO Policy, International Fisheries with The Pew Charitable Trusts (USA). Deadline not stated.

Project Director, RFMO Policy, International Fisheries (Strategic Environmental Campaigns/Operations) with The Pew Charitable Trusts (USA). Deadline not stated.

Director, Conserving Marine Life in the US (Strategic Environmental Campaigns/Operations) with The Pew Charitable Trusts (USA). Deadline not stated.

Manager, Conserving Marine Life in the US with The Pew Charitable Trusts (USA). Deadline not stated.

Manager, Ending Overfishing in Northwestern Europe (Campaign Strategy) with The Pew Charitable Trusts (Belgium). Deadline not stated.

Communications and Education Specialist - NOAA Marine Debris Program with I.M. Systems Group (USA). Deadline not stated.

Environmental and Natural Resource Economist - NOAA with I.M. Systems Group (USA). Deadline not stated.


Post Docs

Fisheries Economics with Duke University (USA). Deadline May 12, 2019.

Ice-ocean interactions and ice-shelf stability with Oregon State University (USA). Deadline May 15, 2019.

Biogeochemical ocean modeling with Laboratoire des Sciences du Climat et de l’Environnement (France). Deadline May 15, 2019.

Marine micro- and macroplastics quantification and ecological assessment with the Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ) (Belgium). Deadline May 15, 2019.

Microbial community structure and function via flow cytometry with the Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ) (Belgium). Deadline May 15, 2019.

Bioinformatics for marine systems biology with the Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ) (Belgium). Deadline May 15, 2019.

Nearshore and North Sea palaeolandscape exploration with the Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ) (Belgium). Deadline May 15, 2019.

Socio-economic factors and consequences of Blue Economy developments with the Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ) (Belgium). Deadline May 15, 2019.

Seabird biotelemetry and energetics in a windfarm context with the Centre d’Écologie Fonctionnelle et Évolutive (France). Deadline May 15, 2019.

Conceptual/statistical modelling of the Barents Sea ecosystem with the Institute of Marine Research (Norway). Deadline May 24, 2019.

Fish Immunology and Vaccinology with UiT The Arctic University of Norway (Norway). Deadline May 27, 2019.

Fisheries Oceanography/Marine Ecology Post-Doctoral Researcher with University of Alaska Fairbanks (USA). Deadline May 31, 2019.

Fish nutrition and feed with WorldFish (Egypt). Deadline May 31, 2019.

Rope-grown cultivation of Sugar Kelp (Saccharina latissima), including integration into a shellfish farm with the University of Exeter/Cornish Seaweed Company (England). Deadline June 3, 2019.

Simons Postdoctoral Fellowships in Marine Microbial Ecology Grant (USA). Deadline June 14, 2019.

Ecotoxicology with the Mote Marine Laboratory (USA). Deadline June 28, 2019.

Mathematical models describing the processes that generate patterns of species diversity observed at deep-sea hydrothermal vents with the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) (USA). Application review begins July 1, 2019.

Multiple positions (biology, oceanography, ecology) with  IFREMER (France). Deadline September 8, 2019.

In search of isotopic uncertainties in ecology using food web dynamic modelling with Université de Lille (France). Deadline September 30, 2018, but applications open now and the position may be filled before the deadline.

Marine geomorphology and neotectonics with L'institut de physique du globe de Paris (France). Application review starts early June 2019, and will remain open until filled.

Coupled biological-physical modeling and ecological data analysis (position 18-11-08) with Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute (WHOI) (USA). Open until filled.

Quantitative marine ecology (coral bleaching) with the Florida Institute of Technology (USA). Deadline not stated.

Ocean Twilight Zone with Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute (USA). Deadline not stated.

Coastal ecology with Rhodes University (South Africa). Open until filled.

Design of an improved time-stepping algorithm for the NEMO ocean model with Inria (France). Open until filled.

Nudibranch Neurogenesis and Genome Editing  with the Scripps Institution of Oceanography (USA). Deadline not stated.

eDNA and ecological modelling with the Cooperative Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Studies (CIMAS) of the University of Miami, Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science (USA). Deadline not stated.

Acoustic monitoring with The Wildlife Conservation Society (USA). Deadline note stated.

Computer Vison and Machine Learning: 3D geometry, appearance and chemical/biological composition of underwater hydrothermal vents with the Computer Vison Group, Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) (USA). Deadline not stated.

Nitrogen cycle microbial biogeochemistry with the Zhang Lab, Princeton University (USA). Deadline not stated.


PhD

Political ecology and the management of the ocean: critical moments, discourses, power, and predictive governance with the University of Tasmania (Australia). Deadline May 12, 2019.

Effective governance of the global commons: the case of Area Based Management Tools/Marine Protected Areas in the High Seas with the University of Tasmania (Australia). Deadline May 12, 2019.

Klebsiella pneumoniae in the marine environment with UiT The Arctic University of Norway (Norway). Deadline May 13, 2019.

Where's my dinner? Do Arctic benthic communities show preferential food uptake with the Scottish Marine Institute (SAMS) (Scotland). Deadline May 14, 2019.

Aesthetic value of coral reef fish biodiversity with the Université de Montpellier (France). Deadline May 15, 2019.

Mapping of plankton and microplastic on autonomous underwater platforms with NTNU - Norwegian University of Science and Technology (Norway). Deadline May 15, 2019.

Large-scale analysis of structural and functional spatiotemporal patterns in soft bottom benthic communities with the University of Bologna (Italy). Deadline May 15, 2019.

Experimental fluid mechanics, mixing and boundary layers with NTNU - Norwegian University of Science and Technology (Norway). Deadline May 17, 2019.

Methane cycling in coastal sediments with Universiteit Utrecht (the Netherlands). Deadline May 19, 2019.

Methane cycling micro-organisms in coastal sediments with Radboud University (the Netherlands). Deadline May 19, 2019.

Interactions in lab scale bioreactors mimicking coastal sediments with Radboud University (the Netherlands). Deadline May 19, 2019.

Fate of terrestrial organic carbon in the Gulf of Mexico with Universiteit Utrecht (the Netherlands). Deadline May 19, 2019.

Quantifying carbon transfer in the coastal zone with Universiteit Utrecht (the Netherlands). Deadline May 19, 2019.

Reconstructing ocean alkalinity by inverse modelling with Universiteit Utrecht (the Netherlands). Deadline May 19, 2019.

Ocean carbonate system parameters from foraminifernal trace element incorporation with NIOZ (the Netherlands). Deadline May 19, 2019.

Organic and inorganic proxies for past sea water carbonate chemistry with NIOZ (the Netherlands). Deadline May 19, 2019.

Exploring tetraether lipids as proxies for past sea water carbonate chemistry with NIOZ (the Netherlands). Deadline May 19, 2019.

Constraining Sea Surface Temperatures during past warm climates with Universiteit Utrecht (the Netherlands). Deadline May 19, 2019.

Carbon processing in the twilight and the sedimentary record with Universiteit Utrecht (the Netherlands). Deadline May 19, 2019.

Exploring proxies for symbiotic N2 fixation with NIOZ (the Netherlands). Deadline May 19, 2019.

Constraining the Cenozoic evolution of sea water hydrogen and oxygen isotopes with NIOZ (the Netherlands). Deadline May 19, 2019.

Reconstructing sea surface temperatures in deep time with NIOZ (the Netherlands). Deadline May 19, 2019.

Tropical Blue Carbon Cascades with Wageningen University & Research (the Netherlands). Deadline May 19, 2019.

Salmon lice biology and ecology with NTNU - Norwegian University of Science and Technology (Norway). Deadline May 20, 2019.

Modelling and estimation of fish in aquaculture with NTNU - Norwegian University of Science and Technology (Norway). Deadline May 20, 2019.

Ancient DNA and marine biology: Using ancient DNA to discover the legacy of historic Atlantic cod exploitation with the University of Oslo (Norway). Deadline May 21, 2019.

Ancient DNA and marine biology: Tracing the early origins the Atlantic herring trade using ancient DNA with the University of Oslo (Norway). Deadline May 21, 2019.

Reconstructions of past bottom current activity and oceanography in the Nordic Sea with UiT The Arctic University of Norway (Norway). Deadline May 22, 2019.

The ecological role and trophic relations of seasonal cohorts of the Patagonian Squid (Doryteuthis gahi) in the marine ecosystem of the Falkland Islands with the Falkland Islands Government and the University of Vigo (the Falkland Islands and Spain). Deadline May 23, 2019.

Disease risks in capture-based marine aquaculture with Nord University (Norway). Deadline May 24, 2019.

Marine Resource Economics with UiT The Arctic University of Norway (Norway). Deadline May 27, 2019.

Clarifying and Optimising the Environmental Benefits of IMTA with the University of Tasmania (Australia). Deadline May 29, 2019.

Evaluating the commercial viability of IMTA with the University of Tasmania (Australia). Deadline May 29, 2019.

Seaweed solutions for sustainable aquaculture: optimisation of at-sea culture with the University of Tasmania (Australia). Deadline May 29, 2019.

Seaweed solutions for sustainable aquaculture: optimisation of hatchery production with the University of Tasmania (Australia). Deadline May 29, 2019.

Lose home or eat more: comparative prey choice and consumption of different rock lobsters species on barren forming sea urchins with the University of Tasmania (Australia). Deadline May 31, 2019.

Autonomous approaches to in-situ monitoring of early fish life stages with SINTEF Ocean (Norway). Deadline May 31, 2019.

Marine structures with NTNU - Norwegian University of Science and Technology (Norway). Deadline May 31, 2019.

Algal microbiomes: diversity, structure and role in marine biotoxin production with the University of Tasmania (Australia). Deadline June, 2019.

The Ocean's Role in Driving Antarctic Sea Ice Trends with the University of Tasmania (Australia). Deadline November 30, 2019.

Microplastics: The Next Environmental Challenge for Antarctic Marine Ecosystems? with the University of Tasmania (Australia). Deadline November 30, 2019.

Ecology and Conservation Biology of Red Handfish with the University of Tasmania (Australia). Deadline November 30, 2019.

Invisible Harm: Examining the Cellular-level Effects of Ingested Plastic on Seabirds with the University of Tasmania (Australia). Deadline November 30, 2019.

Engineering Haptophyte Microbiomes for Maximum Growth and Production with the University of Tasmania (Australia). Deadline November 30, 2019.

Climate adaptation policy assessment and investment planning for marine protected areas in West Africa with the University of Tasmania (Australia). Deadline November 30, 2019.

China, Science and the Values of the Antarctic Treaty System with the University of Tasmania (Australia). Deadline November 30, 2019.

How the complexity of continental breakup controls ocean circulation with the University of Tasmania (Australia). Deadline March 20, 2020, but applicants should contact the primary supervisor, and submit their Expression of Interest (EOI) and Application as soon as possible.

The role of small river plumes and estuarine exchange in driving the ecological functioning of the coastal ocean with the University of Tasmania (Australia). Deadline April 28, 2020, but applicants should contact the primary supervisor, and submit their Expression of Interest (EOI) and Application as soon as possible.

Are declines in coastal biodiversity driven by trends in frontal activity? with the University of Tasmania (Australia). Deadline April 28, 2020, but applicants should contact the primary supervisor, and submit their Expression of Interest (EOI) and Application as soon as possible.

Dynamic Structural Loads and Motions Response of High-Speed Wave Piercing Catamarans with the University of Tasmania (Australia). Deadline December 31, 2022.

Informing Iwi Interests: An effective cross-cultural ocean knowledge-exchange platform with the Victoria University of Wellington (New Zealand). Apply ASAP. Candidates must be willing to start by July 2019.

Māori as Oceanographers with the University of Waikato (New Zealand). Apply ASAP. Candidates must be willing to start by July 2019.

Marine heat waves around New Zealand: Identification and Causes with the University of Auckland (New Zealand). Apply ASAP. Candidates must be willing to start by July 2019.

 High resolution regional modelling and connectivity around Kaikoura, NZ with the University of Otago (New Zealand). Apply ASAP. Candidates must be willing to start by July 2019.

Nested Regional Modelling of Bay of Plenty - Diagnosing dynamics and circulation to understand greenshell mussels connectivity with the University of Otago (New Zealand). Apply ASAP. Candidates must be willing to start by July 2019.

Connectivity of 3 Kaimoana species at the national scale with the Victoria University of Wellington (New Zealand). Apply ASAP. Candidates must be willing to start by July 2019.

Kaikoura region abalone (paua) population genetics based on GBS-derived SNPs with the Victoria University of Wellington (New Zealand). Apply ASAP. Candidates must be willing to start by July 2019.

Connectivity of Greenshell mussels from national to regional scales - population genetics with the Victoria University of Wellington (New Zealand). Apply ASAP. Candidates must be willing to start by July 2019.

Connectivity of Greenshell mussels from national to regional scales - Microchemistry with the University of Auckland (New Zealand). Apply ASAP. Candidates must be willing to start by July 2019.


Masters

What is the Driver of Orbital-Scale Central American Monsoon Variations? Tests of the Insolation and Sea Surface Temperature Hypotheses with Indiana State University (USA). Deadline May 24, 2019.

Indigenous Place-Based Sciences with Memorial University/Civic Laboratory for Environmental Action Research (CLEAR) (Canada). Ongoing applications.


Conferences

GeoHab, May 13 - 17, 2019 in Saint-Petersburg, Russia.

The Future Oceans2 IMBeR Open Science Conference, June 17 - 21, 2019 in Brest, France.

MARE People & the Sea Conference, June 24 - 28, 2019 in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

African Blue Economy Forum, June 25 - 26, 2019 in  La Marsa, Tunisia.

11th WIOMSA Scientific Symposium, July 1 - 6, 2019 in Mauritius.

5th Southern African Marine Linefish Symposium, July 8 - 11, 2019 in Mpekweni, South Africa. Abstract submission deadline March 15, 2019.

AMSA 2019, July 7 - 11, 2019 in Perth, Australia. Abstract submission deadline February 15, 2019. Early bird registration closes April 1, 2019. Sponsorship and exhibition opportunities are available - please contact tiffany[dot]simpson[at]curtin.edu.au.

Advances in eDNA-based Approaches to Fish Ecology and Management, July 15 - 19, 2019 in Hull, England. Deadline submission June 1, 2019.

International Congress for Conservation Biology (ICCB), July 21 - 25, 2019 in Kuala Lumpar, Malaysia.

Species on the Move, July 22 - 26, 2019 in Kruger National Park, South Africa.

International Symposium on Deep-Sea Corals, July 29 - August 2, 2019 in Cartagena, Colombia. Abstract submission May 1, 2019.

World Congress on Malacology 2019, August 11 - 16, 2019 in California, USA. Abstract submission deadline April 30, 2019.

54th European Marine Biodiversity Symposium, August 25 - 29, 2019 in Dublin, Ireland. 

18th International Colloquium on Amphipoda (ICA), August 26 - 30, 2019 in Dijon, France.

International Symposium on Fossil Cnidaria and Porifera, September 3 - 6, 2019 in Modena, Italy.

ICES Annual Science Conference, September 9 - 12, 2019 in Gothenburg, Sweden. Abstract submission deadline March 11, 2019.

OceanOBS'19,  September 16 - 20, 2019 in Honolulu, Hawaii, USA.

YOUMARES - Conference for Young Marine Researchers, September 24 - 27 in Bremen, Germany. Abstract submission deadline March 15, 2019.

Marine Alliance for Science and Technology for Scotland (MAST) Annual Science Meeting, October 2 - 4, 2019 in Glasgow, Scotland.

International Mediterranean Science Commission CIESM Congress, October 7 - 11, 2019 in Cascais, Portugal.

Canadian Science Policy Conference, November 13 - 15, 2019 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Proposal submission deadline April 5, 2019.

North Sea Palaeolandscapes Conference, November 18 - 20, 2019 in Utrecht, The Netherlands.

MSEAS 2020- Marine Socio-Ecological Systems: Navigating global change in the marine environment, May 25 - 29, 2020 in Yokohama, Japan. Call for sessions now open.

EcoSummit 2020 – Building a sustainable and desirable future: Adapting to a changing land and sea-scape, June 21 - 25, 2020 in Gold Coast, Australia.

Word Recreational Fishing Conference 9, June 28 - July 2, 2020 in Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

International Coral Reef Symposium (ICRS 2020), July 5 - 10, 2020 in Bremen, Germany.

International Marine Conservation Congress, August 24 - 27, 2020 in Kiel, Germany. (no website as yet).

World Conference on Marine Biodiversity, December 13 - 16, 2020 in Auckland, New Zealand. (no website as yet).

5th International Marine Protected Areas Congress, September 26 - October 1, 2021 in Vancouver, Canada.


Workshops and Courses

Introductory Population Genomics: From Data to Inference with Physalia Courses, May 13 -17, 2019 in Berlin, Germany.

Phylogenomics with Physalia Courses, May 20 - 24, 2019 in Berlin, Germany.

Metagenomics, Metatranscriptomics, and Multi'Omics for Microbial Community Studies with Physalia Courses, May 27 - 31, 2019 in Berlin, Germany.

Introduction to Machine Learning with Physalia Courses, June 3 - 7, 2019 in Berlin, Germany.

Monterey Bay Research Experiences for Undergraduates Program, June 3 - August 9, 2019 in California, USA. Application deadline February 11, 2019.

ADNA Paleogenomics with Physalia Courses, June 17 - 21, 2019 in Berlin, Germany.

Understanding basal metazoan relationships: Sponges with the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, June 24 - July 15, 2019 in Bocas del Toro, Panama.

Trait-based approaches to ocean life with Trait Space, August 19 - 21, 2019 in Buckinghamshire, England.

Oceanhackweek, August 26 - 30, 2019 in Seattle, Washington, USA.

Observational Oceanography with Nippon Foundation-POGO Centre of Excellence (NF-POGO CofE), September 2019 to June 2020 in Hegoland, Germany. Application deadline March 1, 2019. Application deadline May 13, 2019.

Phylogenetic Comparative Methods with Physalia Courses, September 16 - 20, 2019 in Berlin, Germany.

Marine Spatial Planning: an experience in the Maldives with the Planning Climate Change LAB & MaRHE Center, January 15 - 23, 2020 in Magoodhoo Island, Faafu Atoll, Maldives. Application deadline October 1, 2019.

Perform diving for scientific purposes with Scubabo Quantum Research Section, in Cairns, Australia. Accepts ongoing applications.

Marine Biology (6-months) with Newcastle University (online). Course runs every year starting March.

Massive Open Online Course on Marine Litter with UN Environment and Open Universiteit (online). From April 29, available in  Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Portuguese, Spanish, & Russian.


Webinars

World Oceans Day, June 6, 2019 at 8 pm EDT with the Reef Environmental Education Foundation (REEF).

Gobies and Blennies of the Sea of Cortez, June 19, 2019 at 8 pm EDT with the Reef Environmental Education Foundation (REEF).

Sargassum Seaweed, July 23, 2019 at 8 pm EDT with the Reef Environmental Education Foundation (REEF).

California Sluginar, August 15, 2019 at 7 pm PDT with the Reef Environmental Education Foundation (REEF).

Invasive Lionfish Update, August 21, 2019 at 8 pm EDT with the Reef Environmental Education Foundation (REEF).

Unique Fish of the Cayman Islands, September 4, 2019 at 8 pm EDT with the Reef Environmental Education Foundation (REEF).

Indo-Pacific Surgeonfish, November 19, 2019 at 8 pm EST with the Reef Environmental Education Foundation (REEF).


Internships

Note that unlike jobs, internships may not all be paid positions - and some may even charge you for working. Please check each posting carefully for compensation/costings.

Marine Futures Internship with the Cumbria Wildlife Trust (England). Deadline May 14, 2019.

Intern/Assistant to the Senior Regional Advisor with the Ramsar Convention Secretariat (Switzerland). Deadline May 14, 2019.

Fall 2019 Nonprofit Governance Intern with Oceana (USA). Deadline May 31, 2019.

FishWise Internship with FishWise (USA). Deadline not stated.

Environmental Research Internship with Oceans of Energy (The Netherlands). Deadline not stated.

Maritime Transportation Pollution with the International Council on Clean Transportation (USA). Deadline not stated.


Other Opportunities

Ocean Solutions Accelerator for startups (investment plus leadership and development program in the USA). Deadline May 31, 2019.

Research Grant: Fundamental research in biological oceanography and marine ecology from the National Science Foundation (USA). Deadline August 15, 2019.


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