Job opportunities

Director-General of the European Multidisciplinary Seafloor and Water-Column Observatory, Rome (Italy)

The EMSO ERIC (European Multidisciplinary Seafloor and Water-Column Observatory; European Research Infrastructure Consortium) is seeking applications for the post of Director-General. EMSO is an association of countries each of which owns and operates a diverse array of marine research infrastructures at fixed locations both in the open ocean and in shelf seas.


Based at the EMSO Head Office in Rome, the Director will lead this new European consortium through its initiation and first years.


Chemical Oceanographer Position at the Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory in Seattle

The NOAA Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory (PMEL) Carbon Program is seeking a Research Oceanographer to serve as a research leader for a team of scientists performing research into critical problems on chemical oceanography and related scientific disciplines.  Please note that the PMEL Carbon Program Research Oceanographer position is now open on USAJobs, and closes on January 5, 2017.


PhD Position at GEOMAR, Kiel, Germany

The research unit “Benthic Ecology” of the research division “Marine Ecology”, is offering a PhD position in “The neglected role of environmental fluctuations as modulator of stress and driver of rapid evolution“ starting on March 1st 2017. The position offers the possibility to attain a doctoral degree in natural sciences.


Project Description

Post-Doc Researcher in Marine Geodynamics/ Fluid Flow Modelling, GEOMAR, Kiel

The GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel invites applications for a Post-doctoral Researcher in Marine Geodynamics / Fluid Flow Modelling within the research unit MUHS of the research division FB4.

The project will be carried out within the "Seafloor Modelling" group, which investigates the formation and evolution of the ocean floor using numerical modelling techniques.


Head of an Isotope Geochemistry Group, AWI, Germany

The Alfred Wegener Institute Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research (AWI) is a member of the Helmholtz Association (HGF) and funded by federal and state government. AWI focuses on polar and marine research in a variety of disciplines such as biology, oceanography, geology, geochemistry and geophysics thus allowing multidisciplinary approaches to scientific goals. The department of Geosciences, section Marine Geochemistry invites applications as 
Geochemist as head of an isotope geochemistry group starting on February 1st, 2017.


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