PhD opportunity on submarine landslides @ GEOMAR Useful Information
GEOMAR offers a PhD within the DFG funded TRISCO project. 3D seismic reflection and OBS data will be explored to map submarine landslides, identify gas migration pathways & estimate gas quantities. Application deadline is 15 January 2019.
Abstract submission deadline approaching @ AGU Fall Meeting, Washington D.C. Useful Information
Just three weeks left to submit abstracts for the Fall Meeting 2018 of the American Geophysical Union (AGU) - marking the beginning of AGU’s Centennial in 2019, this year’s meeting takes you to Washington, D.C.! Abstract deadline is 1 August 2018.
Call for Conference Venue of the 9th ISSMMTC in 2020 (IGCP-640/S4SLIDE) Useful Information
IGCP-640/S4SLIDE is soliciting applications to host the 9th International Symposium on Subaqueous Mass Movements and Their Consequences (ISSMMTC) in 2020 - what will be the conference venue this time? Submissions need to be received by 9 July 2018.
PhD opportunity on submarine landslides @ University College Dublin Useful Information
The iCRAG offers a PhD sholarship @ University College Dublin - "Characteristics of slow-moving submarine landslides". The project is fully funded for four years with a stipend of €18,500 per annum. Application deadline is 22 June 2018, start date 3 September 2018.
Apply for travel grants to attend 20th ISC @ Quebec, Canada Useful Information
The Society for Sedimentary Geology (SEPM) will be awarding several student travel grants to attend the upcoming 20th International Sedimentological Congress (ISC) in Quebec, Canada. Application Deadline is 15 June 2018.
PhD opportunity on submarine landslides @ Sorbonne Université (Paris, France) Useful Information
The Sorbonne Université offers a PhD opportunity - "The Alboran Sea submarine landslides: links between tectonic activity, seismicity and sedimentation and their impact in hazard assessment". Application deadline is 15 June 2018.
Upcoming: ISSMMTC conference 2018 @ Victoria, British Columbia Useful Information
The 8th International Symposium on Submarine Mass Movements and Their Consequences (ISSMMTC) will be held in Victoria (BC, Canada) on 7-9 May 2018. The event is administered under the auspices of UNESCO IGCP project 640 – S4SLIDE and gathers together international researchers concerned with offshore geohazards
Upcoming: ECORD Training Course 2018 @ MARUM, Bremen Useful Information
"Virtual Drillship Experience" – a one-week course (23-27 April 2018) at the IODP core repository at MARUM in Bremen offering a basic training on IODP core flow procedures and preparing the participants for sailing in an offshore drillship expedition. Application deadline is 15 January 2018
Call for abstracts @ EGU General Assembly 2018, Vienna Useful Information
The EGU General Assembly 2018 will take place from 8-13 April at the Austria Center Vienna (ACV) in Vienna, Austria. The scientific programme includes oral, PICO, and poster sessions on disciplinary and interdisciplinary topics covering the full spectrum of the geosciences and the space and planetary sciences. Get involved and submit an abstract!