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Deep Sea Biology
To study on the stability and resilience of ecosystems, their functions and services to climate- and human pressure- driven changes.
To provide key information in support of current and untapped Blue Growth opportunities while securing a sustainable open-ocean and deep-sea ecosystem management.
Technical advice to management and conservation of insular shores, open-ocean and deep-sea ecosystems to different governmental bodies (UN, FAO, EU, OSPAR, Portugal and Azorean governments).
Outreaching the knowledge and training in ocean sciences with the scientific community, marine stakeholders, the students and the society.
To overcome difficulties in observing and discovering the open ocean and deepsea.
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IMAR – Institute of Marine Research is opening a call for applications for a Fixed Term Research contract (PostDoc level) within the research project “PLASTDEEP – Assessing plastic pollution in the deep sea, the ultimate sink of plastics in the oceans” (ACORES-01-0145-FEDER-000125).(more…)
IMAR – Institute of Marine Research is opening a call for applications for an uncertain resolute term research contract, expected starting date July 2021.(more…)