News, updates and positions offered
Announcements, articles and reminders
The Ocean Tracking Network dives deeper with 1000m rated Falcon ROV
Three questions to ask before you quit your PhD
Check out the new EGU Ocean Sciences Division OS blog
Interesting read: Climate change, tropical fisheries and prospects for sustainable development
Fun ecosystem-building game where players learn about and contribute to vital environmental research by solving real-world ecological puzzles. Download it
Audio: What is ocean acidification? It's a problem that threatens entire ecosystems.
PNAS News Feature: Finding a vaccine for misinformation - social scientists are devising ways to fight back with “cognitive inoculations”
Survey: Experiences of Early Career Researchers biological, ecological and environmental sciences. Deadline: 21 August (15 minutes)
Conferences, meetings, workshops, webinars and videos
Webinar: How Covid-19 is exacerbating the crisis of contamination, pollution and climate threats,
, 16:00 (GMT+2)
Webinar: Understanding ocean acidification using NOAA’s new educational tools,
19:00 - 20:00 ADT
Webinar: Innovations to save our oceans,
starting at 08:30 AM in London (click to find your time zone). Register now
OA-ICC at IAEA hosted the “Developing capacity to address ocean acidification for a sustainable
ocean future” side-event at the UN High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development
SCOR 2020 Annual Meeting to be held virtually,
. Registration is open.
Video: Innovative ways for small-scale fishers to reduce bycatch
Video: Under the sea: What coronavirus is doing to the world’s marine mammals
In case you missed it....
Recorded Webinar: Blue-Action - 'Designing Infographics'
Upcoming webinars: Blue-Action are coordinating a series of webinars on climate science communication
Virtual workshop: Sustaining Ocean Observations, National Academy of Sciences,
. Registration is open
Sustainable Oceans Conference 2020: Local Ripples, Global Waves,
. Registration is open
7th International Symposium on Chemosynthesis-Based Ecosystems CBE7 has been postponed to
Date change: OCB 2021 Summer Workshop will now be held on
14-17 June 2021
(Woods Hole, MA). Registration opens in April 2021
Jobs and opportunities
Postdoc: Ecotoxicology/marine ecology, University of Oslo, Norway. Start date is asap so
3 Postdocs: Climate Change & Fishery Sustainability, Rutgers University, USA. No deadline given.
Postdoc: Emergent Constraints on Climate Sensitivity, Stockholm University, Sweden. Apply by
Research Fellow in Decision Making under Deep Uncertainty, University of Leeds, UK. Apply by
Postdoc: Microbial evolution. University of Indiana, USA. Apply by
Postdoc: Environmental systems and resources, University of the Algarve, Faro, Portugal. Apply by
South African Graduate Internships, WWF South Africa. Apply by
3 PhDs: Marine ecology (2) and Physical oceanography. University of Gothenburg, Sweden. Apply by
Human Health and the Ocean in a Changing World Conference, Monaco, 2-4 Dec. Submit abstract by
Lecturer/Senior lecturer: Environmental sustainability, University of Melbourne, Australia. Apply by
Tenure-track Assistant Prof: Chemical Oceanographer. NC State, Raleigh, NC, USA. Review of applications begin on
Group leader: Organismal biology using marine species, University of Bergen, Norway. Apply by
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Marine Biologist: 6-month contract: Implementation of project on the Sustainable Management of the marine environment and resources of Tristan da Cunha, Tristan da Cunha. No deadline given –
Social media intern, OCEANA, Washington DC, USA. No deadline given -
Three postdoctoral positions: Ecological Modeling, Management Strategy Evaluation, and Fisheries Economics. NOAA southwest and northwest fisheries science centers, in collaboration with the University of California Santa Cruz. No deadline given -
Postdoc: Transboundary Governance Networks, McGill University, Canada. Open until filled
Two Earth Observation Scientists, PML, Plymouth, UK. Apply by
Postdoc: Co-design of benthic ecosystem mapping; Ocean Frontier Institute (OFI)/BEcoME, Halifax, NS Canada. Apply by
Call for fellowship applications, Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies, Potsdam, Germany. Apply by
Head of Monitoring and Evaluation, Blue Ventures, Bristol, UK. Apply by
British Ecological Society Grant for African ecologists working in Africa. Apply by
PhD (UK students only): Just coastal transitions: Exploring community vulnerabilities and responses, Queens University Belfast, Belfast, UK. Apply by
Tenure track Assistant or Associate Prof: Environmental Policy and Governance, Yale School of the Environment, USA. Apply by
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