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The following vacancies are available in the marine and coastal environment:
Senior Lecturer in Environmental SciencesUniversity of SeychellesSeychelles10/26/2019
Scientific Fisheries Observer x2Falkland Islands GovernmentFalkland Islands10/27/2019
Senior Fellow in Economics of Fish in Food SystemsUniversity of GreenwichKent, UK10/27/2019
Biodiversity Officer Production Grade A: Protected Areas Declaration and Information Management DEFFPretoria10/28/2019
Post-Doctoral Research Fellow (Coastal and Estuarine Ecology)SAIABPort Elizabeth10/30/2019
Postdoctoral Investigator- Physical Oceanography - run high-resolution regional coupled model (WRF-ROMS) simulationsWoods Hole Oceanographic InstitutionMassachusetts, USA10/31/2019
Postdoctoral Investigator- Physical Oceanography (computational modeling and analysis)Woods Hole Oceanographic InstitutionMassachusetts, USA10/31/2019
Postdoctoral Investigator- Biology - in coupled biological-physical modeling and ecological data analysisWoods Hole Oceanographic InstitutionMassachusetts, USA10/31/2019
Assistant Professor - Data Science in Oceanography. Until position is filled.Texas A&M UniversityTexas, USA10/31/2019
Postdoctoral position: Global change impacts on biodiversity and ecosystem function in estuariesUKZNDurban10/31/2019
Assistant Professor in Coastal Resource Governance (Tenure Track)Wageningen University & ResearchWageningen, The Netherlands10/31/2019
Field biologists - seabird research assistantsMarine Apex Predator Research Unit (MAPRU)Marion Island10/31/2019
Scientist / Technical Scientist - modeling/analysesJAMSTECKanagawa, Japan11/26/2019
Barren Isles Site Leader - marine conservationBlue VenturesMelaky Region, Madagascar11/29/2019
Content Developers (authors) for an Education Resource Book on Zero Plastics to the Seas of AfricaSustainable Seas Trust-11/30/2019
Tenure-track Assistant Scientist - Biology (behavioral ecology of marine top predators)Woods Hole Oceanographic InstitutionMassachusetts, USA12/16/2019
Tenure Track Scientist- Physical OceanographyWoods Hole Oceanographic InstitutionMassachusetts, USA12/16/2019
Postdoctoral positon - develop data assimilative models. Position open until fillled.SAEONCape Town12/31/2019
Postdoctoral Investigator - Physical Oceanography (satellite air-sea fluxes). Application review begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled.Woods Hole Oceanographic InstitutionMassachusetts, USA1/3/2020
NOAA Climate and Global Change Postdoctoral Fellowship ProgramNOAAResearch institution in USA1/10/2020

 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.