News & Events


SPECIAL CALL: The U.S. Science Support Program is issuing a special call for experienced scientists to apply for Expedition 379 in the following specialties: biostratigraphy, with a particular focus in radiolaria of the Antarctic region or Southern Ocean. The deadline to apply for this special call is March 6th, 2018 . ANZIC Members should send their […]… Read More »


You are invited to a guided tour of the scientific research ship JOIDES Resolution. This 140m-long state-of-the-art floating laboratory is in New Zealand waters undertaking six expeditions investigating climate change, earthquakes, undersea volcanoes and the tectonics of our region, under the auspices of the International Ocean Discovery Program (IODP). Tour leaders will outline the just-completed […]… Read More »

Call for Committees and Panels

Applications are closing soon for ANZIC representation on Australasian and International committees and panels. For more information read here… Read More »

ANZIC Bulletin 2, 7 Feb 2018

In this issue: ANZIC’s 2018 Governing Council Apply for Governance Roles with ANZIC and IODP Apply to sail in 2019 Australia 2030 Report ANZIC Citation Advice ANZIC Key Dates Jan-Jun 2018  … Read More »

EXP 385 Guaymas Basin Tectonics and Biosphere

Sail with IODP In 2019. Applications are invited for participation in Expedition 385 Guaymas Basin Tectonics and Biosphere.  Dates: September/November 2019. Sailing from: San Diego Full Expedition information here ANZIC Application instructions here… Read More »


IODP EXPEDITION 383: DYNAMICS OF PACIFIC ANTARCTIC CIRCUMPOLAR CURRENT (DYNAPACC) Dates: 20 May to 20 July 2019 Ports: Punta Arenas to Valparaiso, Chile Co-chief Scientists: Frank Lamy and Gisela Winckler Opportunities exist for researchers (including graduate students) in all shipboard specialties—including but not limited to sedimentologists, micropaleontologists, paleomagnetists, inorganic/organic geochemists, petrologists, petrophysicists, microbiologists, and borehole geophysicists. Read more… Read More »

Calls for committees and panels

ANZIC and IODP Governance Roles ANZIC rotates the roles of committee members and representatives on IODP panels (generally for 3 year periods). A number of rotations concluded in 2017 and therefore we seek new representative in 2018. These roles are varied in their time commitment and reporting responsibilities to the ANZIC Program scientist, IODP committees, […]… Read More »

FINAL REPORT Australasian IODP Regional Planning Workshop

The Final Report from the Australasian IODP Regional Planning Workshop in Sydney is now complete.  We would like to thank the workshop convenors and participants for their contributions, especially Rob McKay who has taken the lead in compiling this report. The workshop was universally regarded by the 100 participants as very timely and worthwhile, and […]… Read More »

Ancient DNA Workshop, Macquarie University

From the 9th-11th of October 2017, Dr Linda Armbrecht, and ANZIC Program Scientist, A/Prof Leanne Armand   co-convened an important workshop titled “Assessing the potential of ancient DNA in marine sediments” at Macquarie Univerity. In her presentation Leanne described the ‘unprecedented opportunity for ‘biosphere frontier’ projects to participate in the IODP program, including upcoming voyages and […]… Read More »

ANZIC Bulletin 20 September, 2017

In this issue: Visit the JR in Hobart News from the Office Read more… Read More »