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

 Content Editor

Lead for Modelling and StatisticsInternational Whaling CommissionCambridge, UK8/1/2021
Fisheries Scientist (Quantitative Stock Assessment)NIWAAuckland, New Zealand8/1/2021
Oceanography LecturerUCT Oceanography DepartmentCape Town8/2/2021
Research & Development CoordinatorAqunionHermanus, Western Cape8/2/2021
Control Environmental Officer Grade A: Climate Change Mitigation Research and AnalysisDFFEPretoria8/2/2021
Assistant Director: Wetland ProgrammeDFFEGeorge, Western Cape8/2/2021
Senior Specialist: Marine Spatial AnalystSANBICape Town8/6/2021
Marine Scientist: Remote SensingSANBICape Town8/6/2021
Professor or Associate Professor : ZoologyDepartment of Zoology & Entomology, University of Fort HareAlice, Eastern Cape8/6/2021
Power BI and Data Science AssistantABALOBIOnline and remote-based8/9/2021
Editor - Antarctic Environments PortalSCARRemote, can be located anywhere globally9/7/2021
Postdoctoral Research Associate in Plankton Imaging and Machine LearningSorbonne University & LOVVillefranche-sur-Mer, France9/15/2021
ABALOBI Eastern Cape Project Manager. Position open until filled.ABALOBI Community DevelopmentEastern Cape9/30/2021

 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.