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n°62 - April 2013

IMBER news

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IMBER relevant meetings

EGU - General Assembly 2013 7-12 April 2013 Vienna, Austria Early registration is closed
GEOHAB Open Science Meeting 24-26 April 2013 UNESCO, Paris, France Online registration is open
Ocean Gateways Past and Present: Significance for Ocean Circulation and Terrestrial Climate 5-7 May 2013 Jerusalem, Israel Registration and abstract submission is closed
First International Ocean Colour Science (IOCS) Meeting 6-8 May 2013 Darmstadt, Germany Registration deadline: 12 April 2013
International Conference on Arctic Ocean Acidification 6-8 May 2013 Bergen, Norway Abstract submission is closed
SOOS Asian Workshop  23-24 May 2013 Shanghai, China Registration deadline: 23 April 2013
45th International Liège Colloquium on Ocean Dynamics (special IMBER session) 13-17 May 2013 Liège, Belgium Registration is open
EU-U.S. 3rd conference: Good Governance for Sustainable Marine Development 3-5 June 2013 Cascais (Lisbon), Portugal  
9th International Carbon Dioxide Conference (ICDC9)
Special IMBER/SOLAS session (4 June 12:15 - 13:30) - Release of Version 2 and highlights of the Surface Ocean COAtlas (SOCAT). Details available here.
3-7 June 2013 Beijing, China Abstract submission is closed
Registration and payment deadline: 6 May 2013 
MARE Policy Day 2013 - Giving Small-Scale Fisheries a Place: The Knowledge and Governance Challenges 25 June 2013 Amsterdam, Holland Online registration is open
WCRP/CLIVAR Second International Symposium on Boundary Current Dynamics 8-9 July 2013 Lijiang, Yunnan, China Online registration is open
Abstract submission deadline: 30 April 2013
U.S. AMOC/U.K. RAPID International Science Meeting 16-19 July 2013 Baltimore, MD, USA Abstract submission deadline: 1 April 2013
2013 OCB Summer Workshop 22-25 July 2013 Woods Hole, MA, USA Plenary sessions announced. Registration will open soon
IAHS/IAPSO/IASPEI Knowledge for the Future Joint Assembly 22-26 July 2013 Gothenburg, Sweden Abstract submission is closed
2013 Gordon Research Conference on Chemical Oceanography 4-9 August 2013 Biddeford, ME, USA Application deadline: 7 July 2013
Interdisciplinary Carbon Cycle Science Workshop 6-10 August 2013 Boulder, CO, USA Application deadline: 15 April 2013
11th INTECOL Congress (special IMBER session) 18-23 August 2013 London, UK Abstract submission is closed
48th European Marine Biology Symposium 19-23 August 2013 Galway, Ireland Abstract submission is closed
Goldschmidt 2013 25-30 August 2013 Florence, Italy Abstract submission deadline: 12 April (23:59 GMT) 2013
Living Planet Symposium 2013 9-13 September 2013 Edinburgh, UK Abstract submission is closed
Second U.S. Ocean Acidification Principal Investigators' Meeting  18-20 September 2013 Washington DC, USA Online registration is open
International Conference on Marine Data and Information Systems 23-25 September 2013 Lucca, Italy Deadline for early registration: 1 July 2013
Deadline for abstract submission: 30 April 2013
PICES 2013 Annual Meeting (co-sponsored by IMBER) - Communicating forecasts, uncertainty and consequences of ecosystem change 11-20 October 2013 Nanaimo, BC, Canada Abstract submission deadline: 30 June 2013
DISCCRS VIII Interdisciplinary Climate Change Research Symposium 12-19 October 2013 Colorado Springs, CO, USA Abstract submission is closed
International Conference on Regional Climate - CORDEX 2013 4-7 November 2013 Brussels, Belgium Abstract submission and funding application deadline: 15 April 2013 (extended)
2014 Ocean Sciences Meeting 23-28 February 2014 Honolulu, HI, USA Session Nominations are Closed
PICES Open Science Meeting - Forecasting and Understanding Trends,Uncertainty and Responses of North Pacific Marine Ecosystems (FUTURE) 15-18 April 2014 Big Island, HI, USA Workshop proposal deadline: 30 April 2013
Abstract submission deadline: 15 December 2013 
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IMBER relevant publications

  • Leite M.C.F., Gasalla M.A., 2013. A method for assessing fishers’ ecological knowledge as a practical tool for ecosystem-based fisheries management: Seeking consensus in Southeastern Brazil. Fish. Res., http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.fishres.2013.02.013
  • Resplandy L., Bopp L., Orr J. C. & Dunne J. P., in press. Role of mode and intermediate waters in future ocean acidification: analysis of CMIP5 models. Geophysical Research Letters, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/grl.50414
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Funding and collaborative opportunities

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Early career scientist opportunities

Summer Satellite Remote Sensing Training Course
Ramon Margalef
SOLAS Summer School
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  • PhD Position in Marine Ecology at the National Marine Science Centre, Southern Cross University, Australia 
    Application deadline: 20 May 2013
    More info…


  • PICES Deputy Executive Secretary, Sidney, BC
    Application deadline: 1 June 2013
    More info...


  • Research faculty and PhD Fellowship opportunities in Chemical Oceanography and Biogeochemistry at the State Key Laboratory of Estuarine and Coastal Research, East China Normal University, Shanghai. 
    Open until filled. 
    More info…


  • Professor position in Marine Chemistry, University of Bremen & Alfred-Wegener-Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research, Potsdam
    Application deadline: 15 April 2013
    More info…

Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

  • Three Postdoctoral positions to develop an ocean observatory for the Red Sea, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Thuwal
    Open until filled.
    More info… 

New Zealand

  • Head of Institute of Marine Science, The University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Application deadline: 30 April 2013
    More info…


  • Postdoctoral position in Physical Oceanography (numerical modelling), Department of Marine Science and Fisheries, College of Agricultural and Marine Sciences, Sultan Qaboos University, Muscat
    Open until filled.
    More info…


  • Postdoc position in ocean biogeochemical data assimilation, Division of Climate and Environmental Physics, Physics Institute, University of Bern, Bern
    Open until filled
    More info… 


  • Tenure trackposition in Marine Chemistry at Department of Marine Science, University of Southern Mississippi, MS
    Application deadline: 13 May 2013
    More info…
  • Postdoctoral researchers in Hyperspectral Remote Sensing Applications of Estuary and Delta Science at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, CA
    Application deadline: 15 March 2014
    More info…
  • Assistant Research Professors in the Earth Sciences at Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University, Palisades, NY
    Application deadline: 15 April 2013
    More info…
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