TBTI: Call for contributions for a book on Canadian SSF

Originally article originally posted at Too Big To Ignore. ‘Thinking Big about Small-Scale Fisheries in Canada’ This e-book calls for research and perspectives on small-scale fisheries in Canada. We seek overviews, stories, and insights about actions local fisheries and fishing communities are taking to sustain themselves while dealing with changes. The United Nations General Assembly […]

Marine Policy: Call for abstracts

Special issue on “Funding for ocean conservation and sustainable fisheries” Special issue editors: Robert Blasiak, Colette C.C. Wabnitz A suite of recent international commitments and aspirational targets related to ocean conservation and sustainable fisheries management suggest growing consensus among states regarding the need for action. Yet securing adequate financial resources to achieve these goals will […]

Opportunity: One-Year Postdoctoral Position at St. Mary’s University

Click here to download the PDF with more information Canada’s Oceans, Coasts and Coastal Communities Ocean Canada (oceancanada.org) is a cross-country research partnership dedicated to building resilient and sustainable oceans on all Canadian coasts and to supporting coastal communities as they respond to rapid and uncertain environmental changes. Its research synthesizes social, cultural, economic and […]

Opportunity: Interdisciplinary PhD opening with Dalhousie’s Marine Affairs Program

The Marine Affairs Program at Dalhousie University is seeking a candidate for an interdisciplinary PhD. Successful candidates will apply for admissions through the Interdisciplinary PhD Program at Dalhousie University. PhD: Socioeconomics of prioritizing network connectivity for MPAs Supervisors: Dr. Megan Bailey and Dr. Lucia Fanning Funding: Three years of NSERC stipend Start date: January 2017 Description: The […]