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The following vacancies are available in the marine and coastal environment:
Aquaculture Project LeaderACMSHermanus and Mozambique4/26/2019
Seabird Conservation Programme ManagerBirdLife South AfricaCape Town4/27/2019
Postdoctoral research: Marine Spatial Planning & Science-Policy IntegrationMQ and WIOMSAAustralia and Tanzania4/27/2019
Ocean Biogeochemical ModellerNational Oceanography CentreSouthampton or Liverpool, UK4/28/2019
Marine Ecosystem ModellersNational Institute of Oceanography and Applied Geophysics (OGS)Trieste, Italy5/1/2019
Consulting: analyse stock structure and genetic connectivity of tuna in the Tanzanian EEZDeep Sea Fishing Authority-5/2/2019
Consulting: research oceanographic factors influencing tuna in the Tanzanian EEZDeep Sea Fishing Authority-5/2/2019
Postdoctoral Position in Seaweed Physiology and Aquaculture. Open until filled; review begins 02/19/2019.Scripps Institution of OceanographyLa Jolla, California5/19/2019
Postdoctoral position in Fisheries Biology/Fisheries Conservation. No closing date.Sear Around Us / University of Western AustraliaAustralia5/25/2019
Research Scientist - Marine Habitat MappingNational Oceanography CentreSouthampton, UK5/26/2019
Postdoctoral position on adaptive evolutionary genomics. Position open until filled.University of JohannesburgGauteng6/11/2019

 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.