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n°79 - October 2014

News

  • The Science Plan for the North Atlantic - Arctic system is now available for comment (download at: http://www.whoi.edu/website/NAtl_Arctic/). Send comments to hbenway@whoi.edu by 17 October 2014
  • IMBER IMBIZO lV is happening next year! (26-30 October 2015, Triest, Italy). Save the dates. More information coming soon!
  • Assessment of the US federal government's response to ocean acidification just released. Article 

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IMBER relevant meetings

       

PICES 2014 Annual Meeting

  • S3: BIO/MEQ Topic Session. Joint PICES/IMBER/ICES theme session on "Tipping points: defining reference points for ecological indicators of multiple stressors in coastal and marine ecosystems" 
16-26 October 2014 Yeosu, Korea Pre-registration is closed, but on-site registration is possible
Transatlantic Science Week 2014 - The Arctic: Societies, Sustainability, and Safety 27-29 October 2014 Toronto, Canada Pre-registration is closed, but on-site registration is possible
8th European Conference on Ecological Modelling 27-30 October 2014 Marrakesh, Morocco Registration is open
Ecopath 30 years - Modelling ecosystem dynamics: beyond boundaries with EwE 4-14 November 2014 Barcelona, Spain Registration is open
2nd International Ocean Research Conference: One Planet, One Ocean 17-21 November 2014 Barcelona, Spain Registration is open
1st MARES Conference: Marine Ecosystems Health and Conservation 17-21 November 2014 Olhão, Portugal Registration is closed
MECOS2 International Symposium on Marine Ecosystems - Challenges and Opportunities 2-5 December 2014 Kerala, India Abstract submission deadline: 30 October 2014
Arctic Change 2014 Conference 8-12 December 2014 Ottawa, Canada Early bird registration deadline: 31 October 2014
Ocean's Carbon and Heat Uptake: Uncertainties and Metrics 12-14 December 2014 San Francisco, CA, USA

Payment deadline: 15 October 2014

Wait- listed notification: 31 October 2014

AGU Fall Meeting 15-19 December 2014 San Francisco, USA Pre-registration deadline: 14 November 2014
Arctic Frontiers meeting (New) 18­-23 January 2015 Tromsø, Norway Registration is open
NACP and AmeriFlux Joint Meeting 26-30 January 2015 Washington D.C., USA Deadine for Mandatory NASA Conference Tracking System Registration: 26 November 2014
2015 Aquatic Sciences Meeting (New) 22-27 February 2015 Granada, Spain Registration is open
2nd International Conference on Fisheries, Aquaculture and Environment in the Indian Ocean 24-26 February 2015 Muscat, Oman Earlybird registration deadline: 30 November 2014
3rd  PICES/ICES/IOC International Symposium on Effects of climate change on the world's oceans 23-27 March 2015 Santos City, Brazil Abstract submission deadline: 31 October 2014
47th International Liège Colloquium on Ocean Dynamics (New) 4 -8 May 2015 Liège, Belgium Abstract submission deadline: 24 January 2015
Biannual meeting of the International Association for the Study of the Commons: The Commons Amidst Complexity and Change 25-29 May 2015 Edmonton, Alberta, Canada Abstract submission deadline: 1 November 2014
Atlantic Meridional Transect (AMT) Open Science Conference: 20 years of AMT  (IMBER endorsed project) 23-25 June 2015 Plymouth, UK Registration and abstract submission deadline: 1 March 2015
2015 OCB Summer Workshop (New) 20-23 July 2015 Woods Hole, USA Mark your calendars!
SOLAS Open Science Conference 2015 7-11 September 2015 Kiel, Germany Registration and abstract submission now open
3rd CLIOTOP Symposium  14-18 September 2015 San Sebastian, Spain Registration and abstract submission will be open soon!
IMBER IMBIZO lV  26-30 October 2015 Trieste, Italy Save the dates!

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IMBER relevant publications

 
  • Bednaršek N., Tarling G. A., Bakker D. C. E., Fielding S. & Feely R. A. 2014. Dissolution dominating calcification process in polar pteropods close to the point of aragonite undersaturation. PLoS ONE 9(10): e109183. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0109183. Article
  • Gattuso J.-P., Brewer P., Hoegh-Guldberg O., Kleypas J. A., Pörtner H.-O. & Schmidt D., 2014. Ocean acidification. In: Field C. B., Barros V. R., Dokken D. J., Mach K. J., Mastrandrea M. D., Bilir T. E., Chatterjee M., Ebi K. L., Estrada Y. O., Genova R. C., Girma B., Kissel E. S., Levy A. N., MacCracken S., Mastrandrea P. R. & White L. L. (Eds.), Climate Change 2014: Impacts, Adaptation, and Vulnerability. Part A: Global and Sectoral Aspects. Contribution of Working Group II to the Fifth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, pp. 129-131. Cambridge, United Kingdom and New York, NY, USA: Cambridge University Press. Report chapter.
  • Gaylord B., Kristy J. Kroeker K. J., Sunday J. M., Anderson K. M., Barry J. P., Brown N. E., Connell S. D., Dupont S., Fabricius K. E., Hall-Spencer J. M., Klinger T., Milazzo M., Munday P. L., Russell B. D., Sanford E., Schreiber S. J., Thiyagarajan V., Vaughan M. L. H. , Widdicombe S. & Harley C. D. G.  In press. Ocean acidification through the lens of ecological theory. Ecology. doi: 10.1890/14-0802.1. Article
  • Hoegh-Guldberg O., Cai R., Brewer P., Fabry V., Hilmi K., Jung S., Poloczanska E. & Sundby S., 2014. The ocean. In: Field C. B., Barros V. R., Dokken D. J., Mach K. J., Mastrandrea M. D., Bilir T. E., Chatterjee M., Ebi K. L., Estrada Y. O., Genova R. C., Girma B., Kissel E. S., Levy A. N., MacCracken S., Mastrandrea P. R. & White L. L. (Eds.), Climate Change 2014: Impacts, Adaptation, and Vulnerability. Part B: Regional Aspects. Contribution of Working Group II to the Fifth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, pp. 1655-1731. Cambridge, United Kingdom and New York, NY, USA, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Report chapter
  • Planque B., Lindstrøm U. & Subbey S. 2014. Non-Deterministic Modelling of Food-Web Dynamics. PLoS ONE 9(10): e108243. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0108243. Article
  • Pörtner H.-O., Karl D., Boyd P., Cheung W., Lluch-Cota S. E., Nojiri Y., Schmidt D. & Zavialov P., 2014. Ocean systems. In: Field C. B., Barros V. R., Dokken D. J., Mach K. J., Mastrandrea M. D., Bilir T. E., Chatterjee M., Ebi K. L., Estrada Y. O., Genova R. C., Girma B., Kissel E. S., Levy A. N., MacCracken S., Mastrandrea P. R. & White L. L. (Eds.), Climate Change 2014: Impacts, Adaptation, and Vulnerability. Part A: Global and Sectoral Aspects. Contribution of Working Group II to the Fifth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, pp. 411-484. Cambridge, United Kingdom and New York, NY, USA: Cambridge University Press. Report chapter
  • Subbey S, Devine J.A., Schaarschmidt U. & Nash R.D.M. 2014. Modelling and forecasting stock-recruitment: current and future perspectives. ICES Journal of Marine Science 71(8): 2307-2322. doi: 10.1093/icesjms/fsu148. Article
  • Vargas C. A., Aguilera V. M., San Martín V., Manríquez P. H., Navarro J. M., Duarte C., Torres R., Lardies M. A. & Lagos N. A. In press. CO2-driven ocean acidification disrupts the filter feeding behavior in Chilean gastropod and bivalve species from different geographic localities. Estuaries and Coasts. doi: 10.1007/s12237-014-9873-7. Article

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Funding and collaborative opportunities

   
SCOR
OCB
NRF
NMSF
Department of Energy
NOAA
NCCOS
seakeepers
TWAS

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Early career scientist opportunities

   
Plymouth Uni
NRF
ASLO

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Jobs

 

Canada

  • PhD Fellowships in Marine Bioacoustics and Oceanography at Dalhousie University, Canada (New)
    Application deadline: 1 December 2014 or until filled
    More info...

Chile

  • Post doctoral positions at the Millennium Institute of Oceanography, University of Concepcion, Chile (New)
    Application deadline: 15 November 2014
    More info... 

China

  • Research Faculty and PhD Fellowship opportunities in Chemical Oceanography and Biogeochemistry, State Key Laboratory of Estuarine and Coastal Research, East China Normal University, Shanghai
  • Open until filled
    More info...
  • Positions in estuarine, coastal and marginal sea research, State Key Laboratory of Estuarine and Coastal Research, East China Normal University, Shanghai
    Open until filled
    More info...

Norway

  • PhD in high resolution regional climate modelling at the Centre for Ice and Climate at the Niels Bohr Institute of the University of Copenhagen, Denmark and the Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research, Norway (New)
    Application deadline: 9 November 2014
    More info... 
  • Researcher position in large-scale ocean carbon cycle at Uni Research Climate, Bergen, Norway (New) 
    Application deadline: 17 October 2014
    More info... 

South Africa

  • DST-NRF Internship Programme 2015/16 for graduates and postgraduates (New) 
    Application deadline: 31 October 2014 
    More info... 

United Arab Emirates

  • Two postdoctoral research positions, Center for Prototype Climate Modelling, NYU Abu Dhabi Institute, Abu Dhabi
    Open until filled
    More info… 

UK

  • PhD scholarship on implications of ocean acidification on the UK’s commercial shellfish fisheries, Plymouth University, UK (New) 
    Application deadline: 12 noon on November 2014 
    More info...

USA

  • Tenure-track Assistant Professor position in interdisciplinary climate change oceanography at the University of Southern Mississippi, MI (New) 
    Review of application begins on 8 December 2014
    Apply at: https://jobs.usm.edu 
  • Track-tenure Assistant Professor position in Marine Chemistry position at University of Southern Mississippi, MI (New) 
    Review of application begins on 8 December 2014 
    Apply at: https://jobs.usm.edu (Job Posting #0003282) 
  • Postdoc opportunity in aquatic biogeochemistry, University of Floria, FL (New) 
    Review of applications will begin immediatley and the position will remain open until filled. 
    More info... 
  • PhD Fellowships in Marine Bioacoustics and Oceanography at Dalhousie University, Canada and Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, MA (New) 
    Application deadline: 1 December 2014 or until filled 
    More info... 
  • Postdoctoral position in coral-microbiome co-evolution, Pennsylvania State University - University Park, PA (New) 
    Open until filled 
    More info: http://psu.jobs/Search/Opportunities.html. Job Number 53832 
  • Postdoctoral position, ecological impacts of the US west coast groundfish fishery, University of Washington, WA (New) 
    Application deadline: 31 October 2014 
    To apply, send a CV, cover letter with a statement of research interests and 1-3 scientific papers to tbranch@uw.edu
  • Applications to: coastal-marine2014L.search@fsu.edu
  • Tenure-track faculty position in Biological Oceanography, University of South Florida, FL (New) 
    Application deadline: 1 November 2014 
    More info: http://www.marine.usf.edu/and http://www.usf.edu 
  • Postdoctoral Research Scientist in at the Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences (New) 
    Application deadline: 1 November 2014 
    More info... 
  • Four Tenure Track Faculty Positions, School of Marine Science and Policy, University of Delaware, DE (New) 
    More info... 
  • Tenure-track faculty position in Physical Oceanography,  University of South Florida, FL (New) 
    Application deadline: 3 November 2014
    More info: Dr. Don Chambers, donc@usf.edu or Tim Trowbridge, ttrowbridge@usf.edu
  • Five tenure-track faculty positions, Coastal & Marine Initiative, Florida State University, FL (New) 
    Application deadline: 12 November 2014 
  • Tenure track Assistant Professor, Marine Biology, Georgia Southern University, GA (New) 
    Application deadline: 27 November 2014 
    More info...
  • Program Director NSF Biological Oceanography ProgramMore info.Application deadline: 1 December 2014 or open until filled
  • Postdoctoral position in marine ecosystem and biogeochemistry modeling at the Climate and Global Dynamics Division, National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR), CO (New) 
    Open until filled
    More info... 
  • Postdoctoral position on ocean tracers, biogeochemistry and plankton ecology at WHOI, MA (New) 
    Open until filled
    More info... 
  • Postdoctoral Researcher in Microbial Interactions at the Hunt lab, Duke University's Marine Laboratory, NC (New) 
    Open until filled
    More info...
  • Postdoctoral positions in Ocean, Atmosphere and Climate Dynamics, Department of Geology and Geophysics, Yale University, CT 
    Open until filled
    More info...
  • Nippon Foundation Fellow Postdoctoral Position in Climate Modeling and Fisheries at Princeton University, NJ 
    Open untill filled.
    More info...
  • Senior Staff Associate position in division of Geochemistry at Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University, New York, NY 
    Open until filled
    More info...

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