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The following vacancies are available in the marine and coastal environment:

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Marine Program DirectorWildlife Conservation SocietyZanzibar, Tanzania7/15/2020
Postdoctoral position: Mapping the biogeography of vulnerable marine ecosystems in the Southern Indian OceanMuséum National d’Histoire NaturelleParis, France7/21/2020
Postdoctoral Fellowship: environmental and social dimensions of the bio-economy. Position starts Jan 2021.UCT Department of Environmental and Geographical ScienceCape Town7/31/2020
Project Coordinator – Trans-Boundary Conservation Area ProjectWildlife Conservation SocietyTanzania7/31/2020
Postdoctoral Fellowship: conservation genomics, climate resilience and restoration of southern African seagrasses. This position is available until filled.Stellenbosch UniversityStellenbosch8/27/2020
Scientist - Earth-system modelsMax Planck Institute for MeteorologyHamburg, Germany8/30/2020
Postdoctoral position: investigate the interplay between ocean mesoscale dynamics and sea ice in the Arctic.LOPS – IfremerBrest, France8/31/2020
Postdoctoral position: ocean modelling. Position open until filled.SAEON Egagasini NodeCape Town9/30/2020

 Career Information

  • Careers in the marine environment - This brochure was prepared by Berny Snow and Karen Binning of the African Coelacanth Ecosystem Programme (ACEP), Phase 1.
  • Marine Careers - So you want to work with the sea? An educational resource produced by NPC Sea World Education Centre at uShaka Marine World, Durban
  • Aquatic Bioscience Careers (Please be aware that the file size of this document is 19.8 MB). 
    This book was produced as part of the Department of Science and Technology's Bioscience Month initiatives. The project was implemented through the South African Agency for the Advancement of Science and Technology.
  • Want to be a Marine Scientist? - produced by SAEON Elwandle Node.
  • Career guide on scarce skills in Fisheries - produced by the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries.
  • Interested in a career in the marine sciences? You're in the right place! will introduce you to a wide range of marine career fields and to people working in those fields. In addition, it will give those men and women a chance to tell you what they like and dislike about their careers, what they see for the future in their fields, and much more. Produced by the New Hampshire Sea Grant, a component of NOAA.