Entries by mcollmonton

October 2021 – Kickoff of ProOceans

Our Spanish project ProOceans “Fostering the capacity of marine ecosystem models to PROject the cumulative effects of global change and plausible future OCEANS” starts with a kickoff meeting with all partners. We have three very interesting years ahead of us to learn about MEMs, statistical models and how to improve our capacity to project changes […]

October 2021 – Mediterranean small pelagic fish at SIMERPE (Vigo)

We presented the results of 4 years of projects on small pelagic fish at the first SIMERPE – Iberian Symposium on Modeling and Assessment of Fishery Resources (“Simposio Ibérico de Modelado y Evaluación de Recursos Pesqueros”) We are very grateful for this opportunity, full of interesting discussions about achievements and challenges to evaluate marine resources […]

Octobre 2021 – Infographics of small pelagic fish

Our projects about small pelagic fish have produced very interesting results during the last 4 years. We have summarized them in three infographics (made by Amparo Hidalgo): You can download them from here We presented them last week at the University of Girona during a very informative workshop organized by Jordi Viñas and Marta Muñoz […]

Phd opportunity – marine ecosystem modelling of the global ocean

The project is entitled “Fostering the capacity of marine ecosystem models to project the cumulative effects of global change and plausible future oceans” (PI: Marta Coll ICM-CSIC, Barcelona, Jose Mª Bellido IEO-Murcia & Xavier Barber UMH, Elche). The PhD fellow will receive a 4-year contract with a gross annual salary of 16,250€ for each of […]

Job opportunity – Postdoctoral contract in marine ecosystem modelling

September 2021 We are looking for a a postdoctoral researcher to work on marine ecosystem modelling development and applications within the European project FutureMARES. Place: Institut de Ciències del Mar (ICM-CSIC), Barcelona Salary: FC3-FC1, 46,287.17 to €58,059.19 €, depending on experience Contract period: One year, with the possibility to be extended for 1-2 additional The objective […]

Severo Ochoa ICM Postdoctoral Fellowships: 20th June 2021

Within the Framework of the ‘Severo Ochoa Centre of Excellence’ accreditation, six fellowships for two-year post-doctoral contracts are available at the Institute of Marine Science (ICM), the largest centre for multidisciplinary marine science in Spain, with a leading role in Southern Europe and the Mediterranean region. This call will be open from May 7th to June […]

Should we protect 30% of the Mediterranean Sea?

Today WWF launched a report that shows how protecting 30% of the Mediterranean Sea can boost fish stocks and biodiversity. By protecting key areas of our seas and coasts, we can trigger a domino effect of positive results. In collaboration with EII and CNRS-CRIOBE we contributed to the study with a modelling exercise testing alternative […]