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Job Opportunity: Post-doctoral position for modelling seasonal vertical migration in zooplankton, GEOMAR, Germany

Deadline: 31 July 2018


The research unit Biogeochemical Modelling at GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel is offering a Post-doctoral position for modelling seasonal vertical migration in zooplankton within the DynaTrait project, starting on September 1st 2018 or later.


Microplastics are even found at Point Nemo - Volvo Ocean Race has delivered valuable data for marine science

GEOMAR Press Release: 29 June 2018 / Kiel, The Hague.


UK Foreign Secretary announces strategy to protect world’s oceans at the NOC

22 June 2018


The UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson, on a visit to the NOC in Southampton, unveiled an ambitious plan to bring together all of the Government’s international oceans work under a single strategy for the first time.


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Job Opportunity: Research Assistant, Ocean Acidification Community of Practice Coordinator, University of Calgary, Canada

The Department of Geography, in the Faculty of Arts at the University of Calgary, invites applications for a Research Assistant, Ocean Acidification Community of Practice Coordinator. This Full-time Fixed Term position is for approximately 2 years (based on length of grant funding), with the possibility of extension.


Job Opportunities: DeepSea Monitoring Group at GEOMAR, Germany

The DeepSea Monitoring group at GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel is seeking to fill two positions in the COMPASS project, both with a start date of 1 July 2018.


Apply by 29 June 2018

Computer scientist AI / Engineer Automation and Control (100%)

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