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June

PhD Program in Earth science, fluid-dynamics and mathematics. Interactions and methodsUniversity of Trieste
Location: Trieste, Italy
Deadline: June 13, 2024
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Senior Scientist in Physical Oceanography (m/f/d)
Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg
Location: Oldenburg, Germany
Deadline: June 13, 2024
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Office Manager – Assistant (m/f/d)
Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg
Location: Oldenburg, Germany
Deadline: June 14, 2024
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International Oceans Director
Oceans North
Location: Halifax, NS
Deadline: June 16, 2024
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Marine Ecologist – Science Synthesis and Strategy Specialist (Intermediate)
ESSA Technologies Ltd.
Location: Vancouver, BC
Deadline: June 17, 2024
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Geomatics Specialist, Georeferencing
GeoBC
Location: Various Locations
Deadline: June 18, 2024
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Uganda Chimpanzee Monitoring and Evaluation Intern
Fauna & Flora International
Location: Cambridge, England
Deadline: June 28, 2024
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Glider School 2024: Hands-on ocean-glider technology training
Glider School
Location: Gran Canarias, Spain
Deadline: June 30, 2024
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July

Stock Assessment Technician I – Inventory
Fisheries and Oceans Canada
Location: Fraser and Interior Area (Various locations)
Deadline: July 4, 2024
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Director
University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
Location: Solomons, MD
Deadline: Review starts July 9, 2024
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PhD: Reconstructing reproductive life-histories in fishes
University of Melbourne
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Deadline: July 31, 2024
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Postdoctoral Research Associate Fisheries Ecosystem Modeling
University of Southern Mississippi
Location: Ocean Springs, MS
Deadline: July 31, 2024
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Postdoctoral Researcher in Sea Otter-Fisheries Modeling
Marine Science Institute
Location: Santa Barbara, CA
Deadline: July 31, 2024
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August

Postdoc- Tipping behaviour in ecological metacommunities- theory
Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg
Location: Oldenburg, Germany
Deadline: August 24, 2024
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Postdoc- Tipping points induced by planktonic dispersal constraints based on cell size and adaptability
Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg
Location: Oldenburg, Germany
Deadline: August 24, 2024
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Postdoc-
Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg
Location: Oldenburg, Germany
Deadline: August 24, 2024
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Postdoc- Urchin mass mortality
Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg
Location: Oldenburg, Germany
Deadline: August 24, 2024
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Postdoc- Tipping behaviour in paleoecological timescales
Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg
Location: Oldenburg, Germany
Deadline: August 24, 2024
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Postdoc- Management targets in space and time – the spatial extent needed to reach targets in time
Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg
Location: Oldenburg, Germany
Deadline: August 24, 2024
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Stock Assessment Technician II – Inventory
Fisheries and Oceans Canada
Location: Fraser and Interior Area (Various locations)
Deadline: August 31, 2024
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September

Stock Assessment Technician III – Inventory
Fisheries and Oceans Canada
Location: Fraser and Interior Area (Various locations)
Deadline: September 1, 2024
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November

Computational Scientist
Yale University
Location: New Haven, CT
Deadline: Nov 27, 2024
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Assistant Research Scientist – Blue Crab Stock Assessment
University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
Location: Solomons, MD
Deadline: Review starts May 28, 2024 (open until filled)
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Senior Policy Analyst – Fish Habitat
Canadian Wildlife Federation (CWF)
Location: Ottawa, On, Canada
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Chair Professor/Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor
City University of Hong Kong
Location: Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong
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Referrals Analyst (Environmental Assessment)
The Tsleil-Waututh Nation
Location: North Vancouver, BC
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Faculty Research Assistant
Oregon State University
Location: Newport, OR
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Communications Lead, Strategic Initiatives
Thai Union Group PCL
Location: Bangkok City, Thailand
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Director, Conservation Social Science
The National Audubon Society
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PhD Opportunity (4)
Noakhali Science and Technology University; Bangladesh Agricultural University
Location: Varies
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Student assistant (m/f/d) to support research cruises on the North Sea
Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg
Location: Oldenburg, Germany
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Entanglement Mitigation Specialist (2-year term)
Canadian Wildlife Federation / Fédération canadienne de la faune
Location: BC
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Consultant, Fisheries Biologist
ERM
Location: Smithers BC
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Senior Fisheries Scientist
Raise British Columbia
Location: BC remote
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Illegal Fishing and Transparency Data Fellow
Oceana
Location: Washington, DC
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Marine Biologist – North Atlantic Right Whale
Oceana
Location: Washington, DC
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Postdoctoral Fellow in Marine Connectivity and Multiscale Biodiversity Processes
Sentinels of Change Alliance
Location: UBC Vancouver
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Postdoctoral Fellow in Marine Connectivity and Multiscale Biodiversity Processes
University of Victoria, Canadian Space Agency, Vertex Resource Group Ltd., & Hakai Institute
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Assistant Professor of Marine Education and Outreach
California State University
Location: Monterey Bay, CA
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Postdoctoral Position: Effects of Environmental Changes on European Blue Carbon Ecosystems – Horizon Europe Project C-Blues
Laboratoire d’Océanographie de Villefranch
Location: Villefranche-sur-Mer, France
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Associate Professor or Professor and Director
National Center for Integrated Coastal Research
Location: Orlando, FL
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Assistant Professor of Marine Invertebrate Ecology
California State University
Location: Monterey Bay, CA
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Director of Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology
University of Hawaiʻi Mānoa
Location: Kaneohe, HI
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Postdoctoral Associate in Marine Ecosystem Modeling
University of Florida
Location: Gainesville, FL
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Tenure Track Faculty Positions in Estuarine and Marine Science
University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science (UMCES)
Location: Cambridge, MD
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Climate and anthropogenic changes in the Arctic
ALMA MATER STUDIORUM – Università di Bologna
Location: Bologna, Italy
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Understanding and predicting seagrass decline in lagoonal environment
Institut Français pour l’Exploitation de la Mer (IFREMER) (host)
Location: Primary: Brest, France/ Secondary: Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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A strategic assessment approach to evaluatinginteractions between offshore wind energy and commercial fisheries
Institut Français pour l’Exploitation de la Mer (IFREMER) (host)
Location: Primary: Plouzané, France/ Secondary: Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Extracting Essential Ocean Variables for benthic habitats and fishes from existing, mature protocols
Institut Français pour l’Exploitation de la Mer (IFREMER) (host)
Location: Primary: Lorient, Bretagne, France/ Secondary: Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Post-Doc Research Fellow
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Location: Chapel Hill, NC
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PhD position: How seasonality affects global marine biodiversity distributions
University of Miami
Location: Miami, Fl
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PhD position: How advection and diffusion could influence climate driven poleward migration of species
University of Miami
Location: Miami, Fl
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Associate Professor or Professor and Director, National Center for Integrated Coastal Research
University of Central Florida (UCF)
Location: Orlando, USA
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Research Assistant: “Climate-smart” Blue Foods
The Stanford Center for Ocean Solutions
Location: Columbia, SC
Deadline: Until position is filled
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Assistant Professor (Coastal Fisheries Management and Policy)
University of Honolulu
Location: Honolulu, HI
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Assistant Professor (Ocean Governance and Marine Resources)
University of Honolulu
Location: Honolulu, HI
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Assistant Professor (Fisheries Oceanographer)
University of Honolulu
Location: Honolulu, HI
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Assistant Extension Agent (Fisheries Extension Faculty)
University of Honolulu
Location: Honolulu, HI
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Postdoctoral fellowship in Nature Based Solutions: Blue carbon
ecosystems in South Africa
Stellenbosch University
Location: Stellenbosch, South Africa
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Assistant Professor of Oceanography
University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF)
Location: Fairbanks, AK
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Assistant Research Scientist – Blue Crab Stock Assessment
The University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
Location: Solomons, MD
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Senior Ocean Safety and Engineering Consultant
UNESCO
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Postdoctoral Fellowship – Applied Pacific Salmon Habitat Modelling
Pacific Salmon Ecology and Conservation Lab at the University of British Columbia and the Canadian Wildlife Federation
Location: UBC, CWF (Ottawa), or other locales
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PhD Position (2) and Postdoc (1) in Aquatic Food Trade (IUU risk in supply chains, further taxa disaggregation based on species distributions, and effects of shocks on trade)
University of Washington School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences
Location: Seattle, WA
Details: get in touch with Jessica Gephart (jgephart@american.edu)

Assistant Professor of Marine Policy
University of Alaska Fairbanks
Location: Juneau, AK
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Assistant or Associate Professor – Fisheries Oceanography
UMass Dartmouth
Location: North Dartmouth, MA
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White Shark Postdoctoral Researcher
Hopkins Marine Station of Stanford University
Location: Stanford, CA
Details: To be considered, interested candidates should provide a cover letter and Curriculum Vitae and the names and contacts of at least three references to Dr. Barbara Block at bblock@stanford.edu

PhD Position studying the movement and trophic ecology of migratory marine fishes
Stony Brook University
Location: Stony Brook, NY
Details: For further information please email a copy of your CV and/or resume, including contact information of three professional references to Professor Michael G. Frisk (michael.frisk@stonybrook.edu) and Dr. Oliver Shipley (oliver.shipley@stonybrook.edu)

Researcher (2)
Fisheries and Oceans Canada (Postdoctoral Research Program)
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Quantitative fisheries scientist
University of Washington
Location: Seattle, WA or Juneau, AK
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Post-doctoral Fellow for the Sustainability Action Lab
Stanford School of Sustainability
Location: Stanford, CA
Deadline: N/A (start date: September 2023)
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Post-doctoral Research Associates / PhD Candidates in Ocean Carbon Research
University of California Irvine School of Physical Sciences
Location: Halifax, NS
Details: To apply, submit a PDF file with your curriculum vitae, research proposal, and contact information for three referees by email to anya.waite@dal.ca. They will review applications as they are received. Informal inquiries are welcome.

Graduate Students and Researchers for TAKING STOCK transparency assessments on China, Indonesia and Vietnam
FiTI
Details: Sven at sbiermann@fiti.global.

Postdoc Research Appointment
Alaska Pacific University and the NOAA-NMFS Alaska Fisheries Science Center
Location: Anchorage, AK (no local residency requirements)
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Enforcement Manager
Blue Finance
Location: Flexible
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Recreational Fishery Creel Observer
Fisheries and Oceans Canada, South Coast Stock Assessment
Location: Various locations on Vancouver Island and the lower mainland
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Climate & Ecosystems Coordinator
Northeastern Regional Association of Coastal Ocean Observing Systems
Location: Portsmouth, NH
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PhD or mobility postdoctoral position in Ocean Coupled Physical Biogeochemical Modelling
Liège University and University of Grenoble Alpes
Location: Liège, Belgium
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Postdoctoral Scholar – Ecosystem Modeling and Fisheries Science: Climate Change, Nutrient, and Contaminant Impacts on the Salish Sea
University of Washington Tacoma’s Puget Sound Institute
Location: Tacoma, WA
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Assistant or Associate Teaching Professor in Marine Biology – School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences and School of Oceanography
University of Washington
Location: Washington, DC
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Assistant Professor of Coastal Ecology
University of Washington
Location: Seattle, WA
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Postgraduate and Postdoctoral Opportunities in Microbial Ecology and Biogeochemistry
The Ecosystems and Global Change Group at Trent University
Location: Peterborough, ON
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Pre-call: Postdoctoral fellow on Dynamics of interconnected crises in the global economy and the environment
Global Economic Dynamics and the Biosphere (GEDB) at the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences
Location: Stockholm, Sweden
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Postdoctoral fellow on mid-value chain engagement for food system transformation
ReSus project under the Global Economic Dynamics and the Biosphere (GEDB) at the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences
Location: Stockholm, Sweden
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