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 […]

USGS in Santa Cruz, CA (USA) seeking postdoctoral researcher in coastal flood modeling

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 […]

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

Head of Department Coastal & Offshore DHI France

Head of Department Coastal & Offshore  Our knowledge of water environments is second-to-none. It represents 50 years of dedicated research and real-life experience from more than 140 countries. With more than 1000 employees, we strive to make this knowledge globally accessible to clients and partners by channelling it through our local teams and unique software. […]

Coastal Geomorphologist, British Geological Survey

The British Geological Survey have a vacancy for an experienced coastal geomorphologist to lead our coastal change research programme within the Climate and Landscape Change directorate.  The candidate will join a team focused on quantifying the dynamic behaviour and sensitivity of coastal systems to environmental changes and human impacts. He/she will develop and apply innovative […]

Woods Hole Group Seeking Qualified Coastal Scientist Level 1 or 2

Woods Hole Group is seeking to fill a Coastal Scientist Level 1 or 2 position in the Falmouth, Massachusetts office.  Selected candidates will be a project-oriented member of Coastal Sciences, Engineering & Planning Team, focused on performing data collection, analysis, and reporting of coastal environmental processes (ecological, biological, chemical, physical, and geological); assisting senior scientists […]

4 Research Fellow positions at University of Salento, Italy

Job Summary: as part of the Italian research project titled START “SisTemi di rApid map-ping e contRollo del Territorio costiero e marino” (fast mapping and control of the Coastal and Marine zones), the School of Engineering at the University of Salento invites applicants for 18 months lasting Research Fellow positions in Coastal Engineering. The main […]

Lecturer / Senior Lecturer / Associate Professor in Water Engineering: UNSW – Sydney, Australia

Lecturer / Senior Lecturer / Associate Professor in Water Engineering   School of Civil and Environmental Engineering Faculty of Engineering UNSW Australia   REF. 55953 Australia’s leading engineering Faculty Strong regional and global engagement Cutting edge facilities and equipment Innovation in action UNSW Engineering is recruiting outstanding and inspirational individuals to join our world-leading group […]

Job announcement – IFREMER – Metocean for marine structures design

IFREMER, the French Marine Research Institute is currently hiring a specialist in Metocean for marine structures design. Details on the position are available online : http://wwz.ifremer.fr/institut_eng/Ifremer-careers/Jobs-and-Internships/Engineer-Metocean-for-marine-structures-design http://wwz.ifremer.fr/Travailler-a-l-Ifremer/Offres-d-emploi-stage/Ingenieur-description-de-l-environnement-pour-le-dimensionnement-des-structures-en-mer-H-F Online Application  (deadline May 14th 2016).

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 […]