PostdocPostdoctoral position at LEGI, Grenoble, FRANCE

The LEGI (Grenoble, France) is seeking a Postdoctoral Research Assistant in two-phase flow sediment transport modelling as part of a one year project funded by the Labex TEC21. The goal of this project is to perform two-phase turbulent resolving simulations (LES) of intense bed-load sediment transport (sheet flow) for which High-Resolution experimental data have been…

PhD Scholarship at Swansea University, Wales, UK

Swansea University We are looking for a highly motivated candidate with a Master’s level degree in the subject of Coastal Engineering, Applied Mathematics, Oceanography or a related field. Applicants should have a solid background in mathematical &/or numerical modelling; some familiarity with the dynamics of tides, waves and morphology would be an advantage  Project description…

Postdoctoral position at the National Oceanography Centre in Liverpool, UK

The National Oceanography Centre (Liverpool, UK) is seeking a Postdoctoral Research Assistant in coastal and estuarine modelling as part of a four year project funded by the Natural Environment Research Council. The prime aim of this project is to reduce uncertainties characterizing the prediction of medium-term (years) and long-term (decadal and longer) regional sediment budgets,…

Addressing unconscious and implicit bias: the importance of small steps

By Dr Luciana Esteves Reducing gender imbalance in higher education and in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) based careers is now in the agenda of many organisations. These corporate initiatives have great value as they can raise awareness, promote diversity and disseminate good practices and role models to a large number of people. In…

Postdoctoral position on Early Warning System development for storm surges

Under a joint collaboration between the University of Ferrara and the EU Joint Research Centre (https://ec.europa.eu/jrc/) we will be looking for a Post-doctoral Research Assistant who will develop an operational, impact-oriented, storm surge model for Europe. Given that the operational model will be based on systems/models already existing at JRC, their scientists will be strongly involved and part of…

Postdoctoral Researcher – USGS, Santa Cruz, CA, USA

Through a partnership with the University of California, Berkeley, the USGS is seeking to hire a postdoctoral researcher to support its coastal flood modeling efforts in San Francisco Bay, with an emphasis on the impacts due to storms, sea level rise, and coastal adaptation measures. The employee will also support, as needed, the development of…

Coastal Risks MOOC

The Université de Bretagne Occidentale (France) and the Université du Québec à Rimouski (Canada) offer a first free and online international training on Littoral communities in front of coastal risks. This massive open online course (MOOC) targets a wide audience since no prerequisites are required. Anyone interested in the question of coastal natural risks can…

2017 Macquarie Research Fellowship – Expressions of Interest

The 2017 Macquarie University Research Fellowships (MQRF) Scheme is now open for Expressions of Interest.  Details, including Funding Rules and Expression of Interest form can be found at MQRF 2017 – Expressions of Interest .  The purpose of MQRF is to support researchers within three years of the award of their PhD who have an…

4 Research fellowships at University of Salento

Applications are invited for fully funded research fellowships at University of Salento. The position can cover the following scientific fields: coastal engineering oceanography coupled ocean- waves modellings littoral morphodynamics More information can be found here: http://www.unisalento.it/web/guest/concorsi/-/bandi/view/63662360