International Ocean Discovery Program (UK IODP) news

Workshop to support scientists in developing IODP proposals for Mission Specific Platforms

3 Nov 2020

Through the UK IODP research programme, NERC is committed to supporting the science community in developing high quality science-driven proposals for submission to IODP.

New scheme to support UK scientists with IODP-related events

22 Jun 2020

We are pleased to announce a new scheme to support UK scientists in the organisation of, or participation in, IODP-related workshops, sand-pits, training, outreach or other events. 

Announcement of Opportunity: UK IODP Knowledge Exchange Coordinator

Closing date: 29 Aug

4 Jul 2019

Proposals are invited for a Knowledge Exchange Coordinator for the UK International Ocean Discovery Program (UK IODP). The Knowledge Exchange Coordinator will be tasked with establishing, maintaining and energising links with the wider environmental science and industrial communities, and increasing national awareness of UK-IODP activities and opportunities.

International Ocean Discovery Program - Renewed funding approved

3 May 2019

As part of the new phase of the UKIODP research programme, NERC would like to announce some indicative dates relating to the programme.

Dick Kroon selected as third IODP Forum Chair

2 Aug 2018

Professor Dick Kroon, Regius Chair of Geology at the University of Edinburgh, has been selected as the next Chair of the IODP Forum. He will begin a three-year term 1 October 2018.

New IODP Science Evaluation Panel co-chair selected

2 Aug 2018

The JOIDES Resolution Facility Board has confirmed Professor Lisa McNeill of the National Oceanography Centre Southampton, University of Southampton as the next co-chair of the IODP Science Evaluation Panel.

UK IODP - Celebrating 50 years of scientific ocean drilling

Closing date: 1 Sep

6 Jul 2018

Scientists from all levels of the UK-IODP community, including those not previously involved in scientific drilling expeditions, are invited to a two-day celebration of scientific ocean drilling at the Natural History Museum, London on 27-28 September 2018.

MagellanPlus workshop - Navigating the IODP proposal system

Closing date: 4 Sep

4 Jul 2018

This three-day workshop in Southampton on 24-26 September 2018 will introduce early career and PhD researchers to the opportunities, capabilities and processes of the International Ocean Discovery Program (IODP), and the ways to get involved.

2017 UK IODP General Conference

Closing date: 30 Oct

5 Oct 2017

The UK International Ocean Discovery Programme (IODP) 2017 general conference will be held on the 3 November 2017 at the Royal Geographical Society in London.

2016 UK IODP General Conference

Closing date: 10 Oct

17 Aug 2016

The UK IODP team are pleased to announce the 2016 general conference will be held on the 15 November 2016 in London.

2015 UK IODP General Conference

Closing date: 12 Sep

11 Jun 2015

The 2015 UK IODP General Conference will take place in Newcastle upon Tyne on 25 September 2015.

2015 UK IODP Student Conference

Closing date: 12 Sep

11 Jun 2015

The UK IODP Student Conference will take place on 22-24 September 2015 at Deneholme House, Northumberland.

2014 UK IODP Conference

Closing date: 21 Aug

3 Jul 2014

The 2014 UK IODP Conference will be taking place at the Royal Geographical Society, London on 5 November 2014.

UK IODP Announcement of Opportunity: Site Survey Investigations (SSIs)

Closing date: 2 Dec

3 Apr 2014

NERC invites proposals for Site Survey Investigations to maximise impact from the third phase of UK IODP (2013-2018).