Narrabeen 40 year data set goes live

Exciting news!!!!! A beach survey program commenced in April 1976 by Professor Andy Short at Narrabeen Beach located on Sydney’s Northern Beaches in southeast Australia, is one of a limited number of sites worldwide where on-going and uninterrupted beach monitoring now spans multiple decades. To mark the 40-year anniversary of the Narrabeen monthly survey program, […]

Asst Professor position in Coastal Engineering at UNF (University of North Florida)

Position No: 336740 Requisition Number: 059662 Approved Job Title: Assistant Professor, Civil Engineering Position Type: Faculty 9-10 Months Faculty Position Subtype: Regular Type of Appointment: Full-Time Job Summary/Responsibilities As part of a continuing initiative under the Taylor Engineering Research Institute, the School of Engineering at the University of North Florida (UNF) invites applications for a […]

HF Radar Technician Position – Western Australia

Australia’s Integrated Marine Observing System (IMOS) was established in 2007 to provide data streams from a range of oceanographic sensors from oceans around Australia, making them freely and openly available for use by the Australian and global marine and climate science community.  Australian Coastal Radar Network (ACORN) is a IMOS facility which operates HF radar […]

France–Australia fellowships (FASIC program)

Status The call for applications for travel in 2016 is now open. The deadline for applications is 5pm (AEST) Saturday 30 April 2016. Details The Australian Academy of Science invites applications from Australian researchers for the France–Australia Science Innovation Collaboration (FASIC) Fellowships. French researchers interested in travelling to Australia should apply through the PHC FASIC […]

NERC IGGI Research Assistant, University of Glasgow

NERC IGGI Research Assistant University of Glasgow – College of Science and Engineering Location: Glasgow Salary: £27,328 to £30,738 pro rated if appropriate Hours: Full Time Contract Type: Contract / Temporary Placed on: 11th March 2016 Closes: 10th April 2016 Job Ref: 012689 Job Purpose You will contribute specialist environmental economics and social science input […]

Launch of Women in Coastal Geoscience and Engineering

A reflection by Shari Gallop, Ana Vila-Concejo and Sarah Hamylton The Women in Coastal Geoscience and Engineering (WICGE) network was officially launched on 8th March 2016 at the International Coastal Symposium in Sydney, Australia. We were pleased to have a great turnout of around 70 people, with a good mix of men and women which […]

L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Australian Fellowships

Applications are now open for the 2016 L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Australian Fellowships. Three $25,000 fellowships will be awarded to outstanding post-doctoral female scientists. Apply now at www.forwomeninscience.com.au   In 2016 L’Oréal-UNESCO will award three post-doctoral female scientists in Australia with a $25,000 Fellowship. Applicants within five years of completing their PhD are welcome from […]

Fully-funded PhD project on the propagation of storm surges within estuaries

The Coastal Marine Group, School of Science, University of Waikato, New Zealand, is seeking applicants for a fully-funded PhD project on the propagation of storm surges within estuaries. *Project Details:* The project is funded by the Natural Hazards Research Platform hosted at GNS Science and it is part of a larger umbrella project called “Climate […]

USGS Mendenhall postdoctoral fellowship

The USGS Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center in Santa Cruz, CA is looking for recent PhD graduates for a Mendenhall postdoctoral fellowship to conduct research on the influence of sediment supply on coastal change.  The Research Opportunity (R16-37) is titled, “Coastal response under rising sea levels – how sediment budgets influence shoreline change” and […]

Dr Kristen Splinter

Kristen is a coastal engineer and oceanographer interested on how sandy coastlines (namely beaches) erode and recover from changes in the size of waves, sediment supply, and water levels. She works extensively with numerical models to better understand the physical environment. She is also fascinated by rips and beach morphology and how it changes over […]

Professor Karin Bryan

Karin conducts research under 4 themes that are related in their aim of understanding the dynamics of sediments and nutrients in the coastal environments, and how these contribute to controlling state changes in the physical environments. These themes are (1) dynamics of the swash and surfzone; (2) beach morphodynamics; (3) nutrient dynamics in estuaries; (4) tidal […]

Dr Irene Delgado-Fernandez

Irene is a Reader in Coastal Processes at Edge Hill University (UK) with academic and work experience in Spain (BA, MSc Marine Sciences), Australia (visiting student), Canada (PhD), and Ireland (NERC Post-doc). She has received multiple awards and scholarships, and acts as a reviewer for a number of international journals and grant agencies such as […]

Dr Emilia Guisado

Emilia is a Postdoctoral fellow at the University Pablo de Olavide in Spain and has been recently awarded by a 2 years Postdoctoral Contract by the Spanish National Ministry of Research and Technology. She has a PhD in Environmental Sciences and her  primary research goals are directed towards understanding the functioning of coastal ecosystems and […]