Senior Specialist Scientist. The Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) requires a Senior Specialist Scientist to provide expert advice on the modelling and monitoring of coastal and estuarine processes. See full announcement.
Two Postdoctoral Fellows Positions. The Department of Oceanography at Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia invites applications for two postdoctoral fellows to help develop a relocatable ocean prediction system, and to help guide response to marine emergencies along coastline and offshore areas. See full announcement.
Associate Director, User Services. Ocean Networks Canada (ONC) is seeking an Associate Director, User Services. The position is integral for the delivery of ONC observatory products and the fulfillment of ONC's Strategic Plan, a core mandate of which is to "Serve and Grow our User Base." See full announcement.
Staff Scientists. Ocean Networks Canada (ONC) is seeking two Staff Scientists with specific research area backgrounds in deep-sea benthic ecology, or plankton dynamics and ocean biogeochemistry to work with external users and internal departments to drive and integrate advances in interdisciplinary science, IT capability, and multivariate earth-ocean informatics. See full announcement.
Post-Doctoral Positions for an Integrated Ocean Observatory. The Red Sea Research Center at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology is offering three post-doctoral positions to participate in developing an ocean observatory for the Red Sea. The positions are focused on ocean optics, biogeochemical processes, and the coupled physical/biogeochemical dynamics in the Red Sea. See full announcement.
Assistant or Associate Professor in Hydrographic Science. The University of Southern Mississippi invites applicants for a full time, tenure-track position as assistant or associate professor in hydrographic science in the Department of Marine Science. See full announcement.
Instructor. Dalhousie University is seeking applicants for an Instructor position within the Department of Oceanography, Faculty of Science. This is a 12-month position. See full announcement.
Assistant Professor of Marine Chemistry. The University of Southern Mississippi invites applicants for a full time, tenure-track position as assistant professor of marine chemistry in the Department of Marine Science. See full announcement.
Maritime Systems Master's Degree Fellowships. Stevens Institute of Technology is providing fully-funded fellowships for qualified students pursuing a full-time Master's Degree in Maritime Systems with a Graduate Certificate in Maritime Security at the university's campus in Hoboken, NJ. See full announcement.
Funding and Opportunities
Apply to Sail on Cascadia Initiative Expedition (Summer 2013). Students and early-career scientists are invited to sail on Cascadia Initiative (CI) Expeditions during the 2013 field season. The Cascadia Initiative Expedition Team (CIET) is leading six oceanographic expeditions during 2013 that will recover and redeploy ocean bottom seismometers (OBSs) as part of the NSF-sponsored Cascadia Initiative. See entire announcement.
Marine and Hydrokinetic (MHK) Effects Assessment and Monitoring. The National Oceanographic Partnership Program has released a funding opportunity in partnership with the Department of Energy, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, Wind and Water Power Technologies Office, and Bureau of Ocean Energy Management focused on understanding the effects of marine and hydrokinetic energy technologies on surrounding ecosystems and environments. See entire announcement.
Announcing the 2013 UNOLS Chief Scientist Training Cruise Opportunity. This cruise and a pre-cruise information short course will instruct early career marine scientists, including PhD students, on how to effectively plan for, acquire, utilize, and report on time at sea for multidisciplinary research and education. See entire announcement.