Opportunities for (Students and) Early Career Scientists

Curated by all the associated institutions within our distributed IPO network, we are constantly updating current opportunities for students and early career scientists – from master, phd or post-doc positions to summer schools, research stays and calls for papers or posters.
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Area of ExpertiseWhatWhereApplication DeadlineContact
Biogeochemistry and GeologyGeodataspecialistLeibniz Centre for Tropical Marine Research (ZMT) | Bremen, Germany15 September 2019Prof. Dr. Nils Moosdorf
Gender Studies, Gender Integration, Natural and/or Coastal Resource ManagementGender Officer Masayarakat dan Perikanan Indonesia (MDPI) Foundation | Denpasar, Bali, Indonesiauntil position is filledMDPI HR
Social Sciences
(Sociology, Social Anthropology, Transcultural Studies or Human Geography)
Master Thesis: Everyday Practices of Interdisciplinary Knowledge Production in Submarine Groundwater Discharge ResearchLeibniz Centre for Tropical Marine Research (ZMT) | Bremen, Germanyuntil position is filledProf. Dr. Anna-Katharina Hornidge
Ocean Science, Marine Science, other disciplinesApply to join the World Oceans Day Youth Advisory Council!-11 August 2019Apply here
Climate Processes, Process Understanding, Model Development, Data ModellingInternational interdisciplinary PhD and Post-Doc research school: Observing and Modelling the Arctic Environment - Climate processes, prediction and projection | 8-13 September 2019Nansen International Environmental and Remote Sensing Center (NIERSC) | St Petersburg, Russia1 August 2019Lasse H. Pettersson
Marine Sciences Call for abstracts: ICYMARE - International Conference for Young Marine ResearchersUniversity of Bremen | Bremen, Germany31 July 2019ICYMARE
Social Sciences
(marine/coastal sociology, sustainability, natural resource management, stakeholder engagement, governance, development, anthropology or ethnography)
Post-doc researcher | Research group 'Deliberation, Valuation & Sustainability'
Topic: Transdisciplinary Science for Sustainable Tourism
Leibniz Centre for Tropical Marine Research (ZMT) | Bremen, Germany6 July 2019Dr. Marie Fujitani