Latest News

Earther.com Article about Irma Impacts to the Everglades-Highlights from Dr. Gaiser & Dr. Fourqurean

10/06/2017

"After Irma, Pummeled Everglades Shows Signs of Resilience" Our SEAS scientists:Dr. Evelyn Gaiser and Dr. Jim Fourqurean were interviewed for this article published in Earther.com earlier this week.

FIU News: One disaster after another, could fatigue set in?

10/02/2017

FIU News article about natural disasters in the past month featuring Dr. Grenville Draper. Read the article by following this link: https://news.fiu.edu/2017/10/one-disaster-after-another-could-fatigue-set-in/115837

A Powerful Partnership for the Everglades: FIU SEAS & Everglades Foundation Newsletter & Report

10/02/2017

The FIU School of Environment, Arts and Society and The Everglades Foundation have released the 2017 Impact report about their partnership for advancement of student research in the Everglades. Click on the link below to view their newsletter, impact report, and support their initiatives. http://mailchi.mp/cd3e201b9414/a-powerful-partnership-for-the-everglades-2017-newsletter-impact-report-121913?e=f8a50c6922

Upcoming Events

Hurricanes, Climate Change & the Everglades- Science Panel & Celebration of ForEverglades Students

10/20/2017 07:00 PM

Interested in learning how the frequency and strength of hurricanes can vary with climate change and in understanding the impacts of hurricanes to coastal ecosystems in South Florida? Join FIU SEAS at Pinecrest Gardens for an informal Science Panel featuring experts in the topic: Dr. Hugh Willoughby, Dr. Michael Ross, Dr. Danielle Ogurcak & pH.D. student Sean Charles.

Past, Present and Future of Flamingos in Florida: Lecture and Q&A

10/25/2017 02:00 PM

Lecture by Dr. Steven Whitfield from Zoo Miami. RSVP to anrodr@fiu.edu

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.

Opportunities

Director of Programs for the International SeaKeepers Society

10/16/2017

More information in attachment. Please send a resume, cover letter, and list of three references to Richard Snow (rsnow@seakeepers.org) and cc molly@seakeepers.org.

Social Media Community Manager and Editor, National Marine Educators Association

10/16/2017

The National Marine Educators Association (NMEA) is now accepting applications for a Social Media Community Manager and Editor. The job description is attached. This is a contractual position to help forward the mission of NMEA through it's Social Media communications. The Social Media Community Manager and Editor will work closely with the leadership and communications teams in NMEA.

Post-doc in environmental signals and stock assessment, U of Washington

10/16/2017

UW is looking for a post doc or senior Ph.D. student to participate in a funded research project looking at environmental signals and stock assessment and management reference points. The ideal candidate will be familiar with statistical catch at age models or similar stock assessment methods, though we will consider individuals with strong quantitative training. Interested individuals should sent a CV to essing@uw.edu.