Boosting Women in STEM – coming up in Sydney, September 2016

Women make up just 16 per cent of the 2.3 million STEM-qualified Australians. The most glaring gap is in engineering and related technologies which are just 14 per cent female. As a result, we see a waste in both talent and economy as many university-qualified women in STEM choose not to pursue careers in the…

Position Vacant: Senior Project Manager (Coastal) Council of the City of Gold Coast

ouncil of the City of Gold Coast are advertising for a Senior Project Manager (Coastal). Please click on the link below for more details. https://erecruit1.mercury.com.au/GoldCoast/ViewPosition.aspx?Id=1sMI8nMaiUI=&mode=Preview#.V1i_f8pAH9k.email Kind regards City of Gold Coast Recruitment Team People and Culture City of Gold Coast  T: 07 5581 6221 PO Box 5042 Gold Coast Mail Centre Qld 9729 cityofgoldcoast.com.au

PhD Scholarship Opportunity at Macquarie University

Project Name: Quaternary Sea-Level Rise and Australian Coastal Response An opportunity exists for a highly motivated student to join the research team at the Dept. of Environmental Sciences, Macquarie University to work on the Coastal Sedimentological and Geomorphological Response of the Australian Coast to Rapid Sea-Level Rise During the Late Quaternary. The research will contribute…

Research Associate to work on maritime infrastructure resilience, climate adaptation, and decision support

Seeking a full time Research Associate to work with Prof. Austin Becker in the University of Rhode Island’s Department of Marine Affairs on topics related to maritime infrastructure resilience, climate adaptation, and decision support.    Applications due by 6/10/16. Anticipated start date on/around July 1. For complete job posting and application instructions, see:  http://jobs.uri.edu/postings/1370 BASIC…

Scientist (tenure track position) in biogeomorphological modelling at Royal NIOZ-Yerseke, The Netherlands

Scientist (tenure track position) in biogeomorphological modelling The department of Estuarine and Delta Systems (EDS, Royal NIOZ-Yerseke, department chair: Prof. dr. Klaas Timmermans) is looking for a highly motivated scientist with a PhD degree in physics and/or ecology and/or biology for a tenure track position in biogeomorphological modelling. LOCATION: ROYAL NIOZ YERSEKE, (ZEELAND, THE NETHERLANDS)…

Fully funded PhD Position at the University of Nottingham in wave-flexible-structure interaction

Applications are invited for a fully funded PhD studentship in the Faculty of Engineering at the University of Nottingham, UK. The successful candidate will conduct numerical and physical modelling research into wave-flexible-structure interaction. The ideal candidate should be enthusiastic and hard-working with an excellent degree in engineering, mathematics, physics orrelated disciplines. Experience in numerical modelling…

PhD Scholarship in Coastal Engineering at the University of Queensland

Applications are invited for a PhD Scholarship in Coastal Engineering at the University of Queensland.  Topic: Physical and numerical modelling of beach profile evolution  Supervisors: Prof. Tom Baldock, Dr David Callaghan, Prof. Peter Nielsen.  Availability: The position commences as soon as practical following approval of the scholarship.  The scholarship will support a PhD research project…

Graduate Research Assistantship in Biophysical Modeling

An M.S. track research assistantship in the UMass Intercampus Marine Science Graduate Program is available at the School for Marine Science & Technology at UMass Dartmouth with a primary focus on coupled biophysical simulations. The research project, funded for two years, seeks to examine impacts of climate change on larval connectivity and recruitment of the…