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

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Physical Scientist: Ice/Ocean Modellers x2British Antarctic SurveyCambridge, UK12/8/2019
Internships in a wide range of fieldsDepartment of Economic Development, Tourism & Environmental AffairsKwaZulu-Natal12/13/2019
Physical OceanographerBritish Antarctic SurveyCambridge, with the possibility of one summer voyage to Antarctica12/15/2019
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
Principal Research Scientist: International Fisheries and ConservationCSIROTasmania, Australia12/24/2019
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
Internships: contribute to the design & implement climate change & mitigation projectsC4 EcoSolutionsTokai, Cape Town1/31/2020

 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.