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Miami Herlad Article about Hurricanes Harvey & Irma- FIU Professor Ligia Collado-Vides Featured


FIU Marine Sciences Professor Ligia Collado-Vides was a recently a panelist on a CNN Español show with Miami Herald Columnist Andres Oppenheimer (Oppenheimer presenta) that was broadcast throughout Latin America on Sept 3. Some of her quotes are in his column from last weekend’s Herald just before Irma hit.

Washington Post Article about Hurricanes and Their Impact on the Everglades-Quotes Dr. Evelyn Gaiser


Dr.Evelyn Gaiser, FIU Professor and Director of the School of Environment, Arts and Society is quoted in this Washington Post article about the Hurricane Effects on the Everglades.

BBC video on coral reef research done by FIU scientists and NASA


Scientists from Florida International University have teamed up with NASA to create the world's deepest coral farm in an effort to tackle the decline of coral reefs.

Upcoming Events

Inaugural Florida Marine Science Symposium announcement- October 25, 2017

10/25/2017 07:00 PM

Florida Institute of Oceanography (FIU is an FIO member institution) is having their first state-wide marine science symposium in October.

Annual MFA Alum Reading Rescheduled

11/05/2017 04:00 PM

Free and open to the public featured readings by: Annik Adey-Babinski ܀ Jan Becker ܀ Hector Duarte, Jr.܀ Jonathan Duckworth ܀ Ariel Francisco ܀ Emily Jalloul ܀ Claire Ibarra܀ Michael Martin ܀ Laurel Nakanishi ܀ Monica Restrepo܀ Mary Slebodnik܀ Gabriela Suarez


Director, Graduate and Postdoctoral Training & Development, Northwestern U.


NU hiring a Director for Graduate and Postdoctoral Training & Development. This position will be reporting to Associate Dean Hank Seifert, and is responsible for leading the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs, Training Grant Support Office and Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Professional Development, all based in TGS, as well as working on related projects, workgroups, and initiatives. Questions for the application and hiring process should be directed to

Sea Grant Educator, Saginaw Bay District


Sea Grant Extension educators are involved in planning, organizing, and implementing university-based educational programs that apply knowledge and understanding gained through research. To view the full position description and required qualifications, please visit the applicable Michigan State University careers page (internal candidate or external candidate) as noted under the To Apply section. Search for posting number 461066 using the Job Search field.

Program Director, Science of Science and Innovation Policy, NSF, ​Arlington, VA


Duties The responsibilities of the NSF program officer are constantly evolving. The program officer is guided by the goals of NSF’s Strategic Plan: (1) enable the United States to uphold a position of world leadership in all aspects of science, mathematics, and engineering, (2) promote the discovery, integration, dissemination, and employment of new knowledge in service to society, and (3) achieve excellence in U.S. science, mathematics, engineering, and technology education at all levels.