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n°50 - April 2012

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IMBER meetings/special sessions

  • AOGS - AGU (WPGM) Joint Assembly meeting (13-17 August 2012, Singapore) - Special SIBER session OS12: "Physical and biogeochemical processes in the Indian Ocean: Recent progress and toward future collaborations"
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IMBER relevant meetings

  • SOLAS Open Science Conference (7-10 May 2012, Cle Elum, WA, USA). More info…
  • Second ICES/PICES/IOC International Symposium - The Effects of Climate Change on the World's Oceans (15-19 May 2012, Yeosu, Korea). More info… 
  • GEOHAB Open Science Meeting - Progress in Interpreting Life History and Growth Dynamics of Harmful Algal Blooms in Fjords and Coastal Environments (29-31 May 2012, Victoria, Canada). More info...
  • Ocean Acidification session at the XXXll SCAR Open Science Conference (16-19 June 2012, Portland, Oregon, USA). More info...
  • Gordon Research Seminar - Marine Microbes - Microbial Ecology in the Era of 'omics' (23-24 June 2012, Lucca, Italy). More info…
  • Gordon Research Conference - Marine Microbes - Bridging the Gaps from Genomes to Biomes (24-29 June 2012, Lucca, Italy). More info…
  • ASLO 2012 Summer Meeting: Special Session on Trace Element Biogeochemistry (8-13 July 2012, Lake Biwa, Japan). More info...
  • 21st International Radiocarbon Conference (9-13 July 2012, Paris, France). More info...
  • XXXII SCAR Open Science Conference - Natural and anthropogenic forcing on the Antarctic and Southern Ocean climate system (13-25 July 2012, Portland, OR, USA). More info… 
  • 2012 OCB Summer Workshop (16-19 July 2012, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole, Massachusetts, USA). Registration deadline: 10 June 2012. More info…
  • Bjerknes Centre's Open Science Conference Climate Change in High Latitudes (3-6 September 2012, Bergen, Norway). Abstract submission deadline: 1 May 2012. More info...
  • Challenger Conference - Ocean Challenges in the 21st Century (3-6 September 2012, UEA, Norwich, UK). More info...
  • 3rd International Symposium on the Ocean in a High-COWorld (24-27 September 2012, Monterey, California, USA). More info…
  • AGU Chapman Conference The Agulhas System and its Role in Changing Ocean Circulation, Climate, and Marine Ecosystems (8-12 October 2012, Stellenbosch, South Africa). Abstract submission deadline: 1 June 2012. More info...
  • MESOAQUA International Symposium Recent Achievements and Future Directions in Aquatic Mesocosm Research (16-19 October 2012, Heraklion, Crete). More info...
  • Annual International Conference on Geological & Earch Sciences (GEOS 2012) (3-4 December 2012, Hotel Fort Canning, Singapore). More info…
  • 4th PAGES Open Science Meeting and 2nd Young Scientists Meeting (11-16 February 2013, Goa, India). More info…
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IMBER publications

 
  • Hoogstraten A., Timmermans K. R., & de Baar H. J. W., in press. Morphological and physiological effects in Proboscia alata (bacillariophyceae) grown under different light and CO2 conditions of the modern southern ocean. Journal of Phycology doi:10.1111/j.1529-8817.2012.01148.x.
  • Pedrotti M. L., Fiorini S., Kerros M.-E., Middelburg J. J., & Gattuso J.-P., in press.  Variable production of transparent exopolymeric particles by haploid and diploid life stages of coccolithophores grown under different CO2 concentrations. Journal of Plankton Research doi:10.1093/plankt/fbs012.
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Funding and collaborative opportunities

  • Moore Foundation Announces 2012 Marine Microbiology Initiative Investigator Competition. Application deadline: Monday June 4, 2012 at 2 PM Pacific Time. More info…
  • SCOR Working Group proposals. Proposal submission deadline: 15 April 2012. More info…
  • New NASA Solicitation: Carbon Monitoring System Program - Earth Science Division. Deadline: 20 April 2012. More info…
  • EUR-OCEANS 2012 proposals. Proposal submission deadline: 29 April 2012. More info…
  • POGO-AMT Fellowship. Application deadline: 4 May 2012. More info…
  • New NSF Solicitation: Antarctic Research - Division of Antarctic Sciences - Office of Polar Programs. Deadline: 31 May 2012. More info…
  • Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR) Fellowships: Up to US$15,000 to allow researchers to undertake short-term visits to major international laboratories, field facilities, and/or home institution. More info… 
  • Contributions of climate research data to the MedCLIVAR database.
  • Users of CLIVAR/CO2 repeat hydrography data to complete a survey identifying where these data have been used.
  • Participation in PAGES' Oceans2k working group (marine palaeodata assemblage).
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Early career scientist opportunities

 

LabexMER International Postdoctoral Fellowships in Marine Sciences

Applicaion deadline: 21 May 2012

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BIOS Summer Courses: Immerse Yourself in Marine Science

Microbial Oceanography: The Biogeochemistry, Ecology and Genomics of Oceanic Microbial Ecosystems

17 June - 7 July 2012

Applications currently being accepted.

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EuroMarine Mobility Fellowships Programme 2012

To spend 1-3 months at one of the EuroMarine institutes

Application deadline: 15 April 2012

Dissertations in Chemical Oceanography Symposium (DISCO) XXIII

7-11 October 2012, Kaua’i Marriott in Lihue, Kaua’i

Application deadline: 23 April 2012

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Physical Oceanography Dissertation Symposium (PODS) VII

7-11 October 2012, Kaua’i Marriott in Lihue, Kaua’i

Application deadline: 23 April 2012

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ICES Training Courses 2012: "Communicating Science and Advice"

18-19 June 2012, ICES, Copenhagen, Denmark

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ICES Training Courses 2012: "How to Lead an Effective Technical Meeting"

20-21 June 2012, ICES, Copenhagen, Denmark

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Experimental Design & Data Analysis for Marine Biologists - A Course Designed for PhD-Students

20-31 August 2012, Göteborg University, Strömstad, Sweden

Registration deadline: 29 June 2012

Down Course Flyer…

Marie Curie mobility calls for experienced researchers

Deadline:  16 August 2012 at 17:00:00 (Brussels local time)

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InterRidge Cruise Travel Bursaries - up to $2 000 to facilitate cruise participation

Application deadline: 31 December 2012

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Indian Ocean Tuna Tagging Symposium

30 October - 2 November 2012, Mauritius

First Announcement and Call For Papers… 

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Jobs

 

UK

  • Postdoc - Dynamical processes in the polar oceans - British Antarctic Survey- UK
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Germany

  • GEOMAR calls for applications to estabilsh Helmholtz - Young Investigator Groups
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  • Postdoc - Paleo-climate modelling, Biodiversity and Climate Research Centre, Senckenberg Gesellschaft fuer Naturforschung & Goethe-University Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Application deadline: 15 April 2012
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  • Postdoc - Ecological-economic modelling - Ecosystem Modelling group - Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Germany
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France

  • Postdoc - Water isotope modelling, LSCE, Saclay, France
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  • International Chair in Evolutionary Marine Ecology
    A 3-year Chair co-sponsored by LabexMER and the European University of Brittany.
    Application deadline: 31 May 2012
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Italy

  • Postdoc - Indian Ocean and Indian summer monsoon climate variability - Numerical Analysis and Scenarios Division - Centro Euro-Mediterraneo per i Cambiamenti Climatici, Italy
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  • Researcher/Postdoc - Global scale climate variability, predictability and forecasts application - Climate and Impact Modeling Lab - ENEA jointly with CASPUR, Italy
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Sweden

  • Two Postdoc positions in Marine Ecology, Stockholm University
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USA

  • Oceanographer position, NOAA/Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory, Seattle, Washington, USA
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  • Postdoc - Ecosystem Modelling, Florida State University, USA
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  • Postdoc - Climate Change Assessment and Strategic Habitat Conservation in the Puerto Rico and US Virgin Islands
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  • Postdoc -  Southern Ocean biogeochemistry at the University of Colorado, Boulder, USA
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  • Tenure-track position in biogeochemistry (including marine geochemistry), Departments of Biology and Chemistry, University of Akron, USA

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  • Postdoc - Isotope hydrology and hydroecology, Department of Geology and Geophysics, University of Utah, USA

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  • Asst Prof on Bioclimatology / Biogeography, College of Forestry and Conservation, University of Montana, USA

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  • Postdoc - Regional Climate Model Evaluation, Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), California Institute of Technology, USA
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  • Postdoc - Physical Oceanography, Dept. Marine Science, University of Southern Mississippi, MS, USA 
    Postdoc at USM
  • Postdoc - Climate modeling and the energy/carbon/climate problem, Carnegie Institution, Department of Global Ecology, Stanford campus

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  • Postdoc - Ocean acidification and coral reef metabolism, Carnegie Institution, Department of Global Ecology, Standford campus

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Publications / Web resources

  • A US Carbon Cycle Science Plan (2011): A Report of the Carbon Cycle Science Steering Group and Subcommittee, Anna Michalak, Rob Jackson, Gregg Marland, Chris Sabine, Co-Chairs. More info…
  • SOLAS e-bulletin 76 View…
  • The final version of the Honolulu Declaration produced at the 13th POGO Annual meeting (January 2012) represents the latest statement of the issues of concern to POGO and the recommended priority actions. 
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Meetings / Conferences / Workshops

  • 6th International Conference on Community-based Adaptation CBA6 (16-22 April 2012, Hanoi, Vietnam). More info…
     
 
Dynamic Deltas International conference 2012
  • Dynamic Deltas International Conference (17-20 April 2012, Vlissingen, The Netherlands). More info…

 

 
EGU General Assembly
  • EGU General Assembly (22-27 April 2012, Vienna, Austria). More info…
 
The 10th International Conference on Southern Hemisphere Meteorology and Oceanography
  • 10th International Conference on Southern Hemisphere Meteorology and Oceanography (23-27 April 2012, Nouméa, New Caledonia, France). More info…
 
oceans of change
  • 2nd ICES / PICES Conference for Early Career Scientists (24-27 April 2012, Majorca Island, Spain). More info…
     
 
IMBIZO III website
  •  IMBER IMBIZO lll (28-31 Jan 2013, Goa, India). More info…