SOLAS is seeking a Project Officer for the International Project Office in Xiamen, China

The SOLAS International Project Office (IPO) is looking to appoint an enthusiastic and motivated Project Officer. The position is based at the IPO-China, which is hosted by the State Key Laboratory of Marine Environmental Science (MEL), Xiamen University, China.
The Project Officer will lead or contribute to scientific coordination and communication activities including:

  • assisting in organising SOLAS events (i.e. workshops, seminars, summer schools, open science conferences);
  • compiling, editing, and distributing content, including monthly newsletters, announcements, and event reports; and
  • maintaining the SOLAS website, social media accounts, and publication database.

The ability to work in China is a requirement. The position is a soft-money position, which is funded based on a fixed-term contract for 36 months (with a 3-month probation period), starting in June 2023. The position will be offered with full MEL staff benefits. The salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Find more details and how to apply here. For questions about the position, please contact Chengcheng Gao (