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Other training opportunities

4th International Marine Phytoplankton Taxonomic Workshop 2017, SAHFOS, UK

The Sir Alister Hardy Foundation for Ocean Science (SAHFOS) is delighted to announce they will be running this popular workshop again from 3rd July - 14th July 2017 in Plymouth, UK. This is an introductory workshop aimed at all those working in the marine phytoplankton field.  Classification and taxonomy of the major marine microalgal groups will be covered in this interactive workshop. Practical elements using a variety of methodologies and techniques will cover sampling, settling and slide preparation, cell counting, isolation, microscopy and culturing.


New Frontiers in Operational Oceanography: GODAE Oceanview Summer School 2017

The international school for observing, assimilating and forecasting the ocean is a two week program offered to early career scientists, professionals and students on the current state of the art in operational oceanography and related advances in the ocean sciences. The courses will include topics covering the leading edge science in ocean observing systems, as well as the latest methods and techniques for analysis, data assimilation and ocean modeling.


Postdoctoral Fellowship COPAS Sur-Austral, University of Concepción, Chile

Postdoctoral Positions in COPAS Sur-Austral at University of Concepción, are available in any of the following areas:


a)    Hydrodynamic and/or biogeochemical modeling of coastal systems, preferably estuaries

b)   Carbon fluxes and productivity patterns in coastal environments

c)    Dynamics and traceability of pathogens of human origin in coastal ecosystems


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Research Fellowship at the University of Sao Paulo, Brazil

CAPES (Brazil’s funding agency for Science and Education) has issued a call for Foreign Researchers. The Institute of Oceanography at the University of São Paulo seeks to fill 1 position (possibly 2) in marine sciences of relevance to physical oceanography.

Ocean Teacher Academy training course on Marine GIS (delivered in French)

The Ocean Teacher Academy training course on Marine GIS (in French) will be held in Dakar, Senegal from 16-20 January 2017. Details of the course are available at: http://iode.org/index.php?option=com_oe&task=viewEventRecord&eventID=1864


Please apply online at: https://otga.wufoo.com/forms/ z18l06oe0nfz9ad/





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