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POGO Newsletter 32, April 2018

This issue features various news articles from the POGO members, updates on Capacity Building and POGO representation at international meetings.


Call for papers: Oceans and Climate Change 2019

A call for papers is now open for the  Symposium "Oceans and Climate Change: Towards a better understanding and handling of the impacts of climate change to oceans, biodiversity and livelihoods", to be held at the University of Malta, Valetta, Malta, on 12th-14th June 2019.

Further details can be seen at:

Job opportunity: Oceanographer at British Antarctic Survey, UK & Antarctica

The British Antarctic Survey (BAS) seeks an Oceanographer to join their Polar Oceans team, collecting ocean observations in Antarctica and helping analyse the data in support of their Southern Ocean field programmes.


Application deadline: 27 May, 2018 11:59 pm


Further details: 


Job Opportunities: JAMSTEC International Postdoctoral Fellow Programme, JAPAN

JAMSTEC is recruiting 4-5 full time fixed term contract postdoctoral positions for developing their scientific excellence in any natural science or engineering field.


The deadline for submission of applications is 28 May 2018.


For more details, please visit the following website:


For any inquiries, please feel free to contact the Human Resources Department.


Job Opportunity: Ph.D. Position “Physical Oceanography” and “Marine Meteorology”, at GEOMAR, Germany

Deadline: 31. May 2018


GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel ,Germany, has a vacancy for a Ph.D. student / Doctoral candidate, starting at the earliest possible date, within the joint project “Physical processes and long-term variability (BANINO)”.


Job Description
Investigation of warm and cold water occurrences, the so-called Benguela Niños und Niñas, by means of a climate model under current climatic conditions and under global warming.



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