PhD Scholarship in Marine Habitats @ Deakin University, Australia

The following PhD project is available at Deakin University in Victoria, Australia.  Please direct EOI’s to  PhD Scholarship in Marine Habitat Mapping & MPA Assessment  Project Description: This PhD scholarship is aligned with a project funded by Parks Victoria with a focus on the assessment of MPAs in the state waters off Victoria, Australia. […]

Nominations for L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Awards

Scientists around the world are invited to submit candidates for the L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Awards.  Created in 1998, the L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science program identifies and supports eminent women in science throughout the world. Each year, five Laureates are recognized for their contributions to the advancement of science, in Life or Physical […]

Coastal Processes PhD studentship at Plymouth University

Applications are invited for a three-year PhD studentship with the Coastal Processes Research Group at Plymouth University on the topic of “Modelling sediment exchange between beach and inner shelf”. Start Date: 1 October 2016 Director of Studies: Dr Daniel Conley 2nd Supervisor: Professor Gerd Masselink Project description: The School of Marine Science and Engineering is […]

Job Vacancy at Franzius-Institute for Hydraulic, Estuarine and Coastal Engineering

Position as a Research Associate in Coastal Engineering We are seeking a motivated candidate to work within our interdisciplinary team starting 1st August 2016. The position is limited to a duration of three years and the salary is based on the German Civil Service system for employees E13 TV-L. Job description The work is part […]

Lead Marine Structural Engineer – Cape Town, South Africa

Our client is based in Cape Town and is actively seeking a Lead Marine Structural Design Engineer to lead our marine engineering group on various design projects including the development and rehabilitation of ports, harbours, marinas and shoreline infrastructure, beach nourishment, flood protection, dredging and navigation projects. Successful candidates should have the following skills and […]

PhD candidate on Aeolian Transport and Dune Growth

The 2016 call for PhD Studentships by the FCT (Portuguese Science and technology Foundation) will open from 15 June to 15 July 2016. CIMA announces one PhD project on coastal geomorphology and aeolian processes and will select a candidate to apply to an FCT grant on the below topic. Project Title Aeolian sediment transport and […]

Expression of interest to host Marie Curie Individual Fellows

The Institute of Environment and Sustainability of the Joint European Research Center is interested to host qualified and dynamic researchers who would like to apply for a Marie Curie Individual Fellowship in the following topics: – Numerical modeling of waves, storm surge and inundation at large scales (minimum regional, preferably continental/global), for short, medium, or long term forecasting – Coastal […]

PhD position in wave-resolving CFD

1 PhD position for the ‘‘CREST ‐ Climate REsilient coaST” research project (  The Coastal Engineering Research Group (CERG) at the Department of Civil Engineering of Ghent University and the Hydraulics section of the Department of Civil Engineering of KU Leuven (Leuven University) are offering a full-time PhD position in the area of modelling coastal […]

Two lectureships at the University of Queensland

The School of Geography, Planning and Environmental Management at The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia are seeking to appoint  up to two academic staff in the areas of coastal and marine physical processes and geohazards. Details of the positions and the application process can be found at

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 […]

Engineering in the Coastal Environment MSc – Applications Open

Applications for the Engineering in the Coastal Environment MSc are now open for the 2016/2017 academic year. The coastal zone is now widely recognised as important at national, European and global levels. Skilled graduates who can understand environmental issues in such sensitive areas are in high demand. Our accredited programme provides training in coastal engineering […]

PhD vacancies on biomorphodynamics and geology of Holocene estuaries

Just/nearly got your MSc in earth surface dynamics / civil engineering / and ready for the next level challenge?  The long-term development of estuaries (river mouths with ebb and flood, with sand of mud and with lots of species) is still partly hidden in the mists of time. We are beginning to blow at this […]

Research Fellow in Hydrodynamic Modeling at the National University of Singapore

Research Fellow in Hydrodynamic Modeling at the National University of Singapore  The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at National University of Singapore invites applications for a postdoctoral research position in hydrodynamic modeling.  The candidate is required to be involved in hydrodynamic modeling of Southeast Asian waters. He/she will have the opportunity to develop and […]

PhD position available : Spatial and temporal dynamics of microphytobenthos investigated by a regional 3D model and remote sensing data analysis

Hosting research unit: Littoral Environnement et Sociétés (LIENSs), UMR 7266, University of La Rochelle, France Partners: IFREMER and University of Nantes (Institut Universitaire Mer Littoral – Mer Molécules Santé), France Description: Within the Pertuis Charentais (PC), a semi-enclosed and very productive zone along the French Atlantic coast, spatial variations of the microphytobenthos (MPB) biofilm have been […]

Postdoctoral position on Early Warning System development for storm surges

EXTENDED DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS Under a joint collaboration between the University of Ferrara and the EU Joint Research Centre ( 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 […]