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Fully funded PhD studentship position available in coupled climate and ice sheet modelling with Arc Train Canada. Email cover letter, statement of interest, short resume, and self-evaluation to lev(at)mun.ca. (Posted March 25, 2017)


 

Re Volv is now accepting applications for the Solar Ambassador Program, a year-long fellowship for college students who want to help a community-serving organization near their campus go solar. More information and apply here. (Posted March 26, 2017)


 

9 PhD Positions available in science and management of climate change at the Ca’Foscari University of Venice, Italy. More information here. (Posted March 20, 2017)


Research Scientist position available in the field of remote sensing with lidars, especially Doppler Wind Lidar in the Department of Environmental Sciences at the University of Virginia. More information here. (Posted March 3, 2017)


Postdoctoral Position available with a required background in atmospheric remote sensing, atmospheric science with a quantitative background, radio and space science, physics, imaging science, electrical engineering, physics, or other related fields at the Earth System Science Interdisciplinary Center, University of Maryland - College Park. Email letter of intent, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. (Posted March 3, 2017)


Postdoctoral Position available with the Genetic and Sustainable Agricultural Research Unit, USDA-ARS, in Mississippi State/Starkville, MS. Submit a statement of research interests and goals, one-page abstract of Ph.D. dissertation, curriculum vitae, copies of all transcripts, and a list of 3-5 references to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. (Posted March 3, 2017)


PhD position available in cycling of carbon and water in mountain ecosystems under changing climate and land use at the Institute of Ecology at the University of Innsbruck. Applications including a CV, letter of motivation and contact details of two references should be sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. (Posted March 3, 2017)


Postdoctoral scholar position available on transition between shallow and deep convection and the diurnal cycle of convection using a combination of theory, modeling and observations at Columbia University. Email a brief cover letter, a curriculum vitae, and the names of three references to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. (Posted March 3, 2017)


Two Postdoctoral positions available in modeling nutrient cycles under climate change with a land surface model at the Laboratoire des Sciences du Climate et de l’Envi in France. One position is in soil biochemistry and one relates to the Amazon carbon sink. (Posted 3/5/17)


Postdoctoral Research Position available to participate on a NASA-funded project to understand the role of soil moisture in controlling carbon and energy fluxes at the University of Michigan. Application review will continue until the position is filled. Email CV, cover letter detailing research interests, and names of three references to alsteiner(at)umich.edu. (Posted February 27, 2017).


Assistant Research Position available in regional climate change at the University of California- Los Angeles. Email statement of research interests and goals, complete CV, including contact information of three references to kreich(at)ioes.ucla.edu. (Posted February 27, 2017)


Scientist position available in sensing of ocean surface at LOPS in Brest, France. Email CV and cover letter to join.us(at)oceandatalab.com. (Posted February 27, 2017).


Two Postdoctoral Positions available with the Institute of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences at Rutgers University for Fall 2017. Email application package including cover letter, curriculum, vitae, and research proposal to keng(at)marine.rutgers.edu. Applications will be reviewed beginning in late February 2017.  (posted 2/20/17) More information here.


Assistant Director for Program Implementation position available at RGGI, Inc. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to info(at)rggi.org. More information here. (posted 2/20/17)


Program Director and Communications Director positions available with Climate Central. More information here. (posted February 13, 2017)


The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine is seeking nominations for individuals to serve on the Committee to Advise the U.S. Global Change Research Program (USGCRP). More information here. (posted February 13, 2017)


Research Scientist position available in tropical cyclones and atmosphere ocean interactions at the National Centre for Atmospheric Science- Climate, University of Reading in the United Kingdom.  More information here. (Posted 2/6/17)


PhD position available for an embedded BMBF- funded project called “Seasonal Water Resources Management in Semiarid Regions: Application-oriented Transfer of Regionalized Global Information” at the Institute of Meteorology and Climate Research. For more information and to apply email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. (posted 1/31/17)


18-month postdoctoral position available on multi- scale merging of satellite measurements of the water cycle at the Universite de Versailles Saint- Quentin in France. Email CV, statement of research interests, information of two references to Mathieu.vrac(at)lsce.ipsl.fr as soon as possible (posted January 30, 2017).


Part Time Undergraduate Research position available using MATLAB at the Rutgers Department of Agriculture, Food, and Resource Economics. More information here. (posted 1/31/17)


Iowa Energy Center Director Position available at the Iowa Energy Center at Iowa State University. More information here. (posted 1/31/17)


Program Coordinator position available to join the Jersey Water Works backbone staff in coordination with New Jersey Future. To apply email cover letter, resume, and short writing sample to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. More information pdf here (299 KB) .


Postdoctoral Position available in climate variability at local scale using observations and simulations at the LATMOS in Guyancourt, France. Application including curriculum vitae, statement of research interests and the contact information of two references should be emailed to marjolaine.chiriaco(at)latmos.ipsl.fr.


MS Graduate Assistantship available in physical oceanography and climate dynamics in the Department of Physical and Environmental Sciences at Texas A&M University. Email tshinoda(at)tamucc.edu for any inquiries. More information here.


PhD Studentship available on cold surges over western Europe: mechanisms underlying variability and change at Durham University, United Kingdom. More information here.


Postdoctoral Position available in biology, oceanography, geology and geophysics at the Alfred Wegener Institute Centre for Polar and Marine Research in Bremerhaven, Germany. For more information email Thomas.jung(at)awi.de.


Postdoctoral Fellowship Position available in land-atmosphere interactions in cold environments at the University of Oslo (Norway). More information here.


Postdoctoral Fellowship position available in land atmosphere earth system modeling at Cornell University in Ithaca, NY. Applications will be accepted until the role is filled. Email application to pgh25(at)cornell.edu.


The Rutgers Energy Institute has announced the 2016- 2017 Energy Innovation Contest for Undergraduates on New Brunswick Campus. Three awards will be given: $2500 for first place, $1500 for second place, and $1000 for third place Register by sending an email of intent to bea(at)marine.rutgers.edu by February 24, 2017. Proposals submitted by March 27, 2017. More information here.


Postdoctoral position available to study the dynamics of shallow cloud cover and to improve the representation of shallow clouds in global climate models in the Department of Energy at UC Berkeley. Application deadline March 31, 2017. More information here.


W1 Junior Professorship position available on arctic climate changes at the University of Leipzig in Germany. Application deadline March 31, 2017. Email detailed CV, list of academic records, and copy of certificate of the highest acquired academic degree to dekan(at)physic.uni-leipzig.de.


New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection’s Air Quality, Energy and Sustainability (AQES) Program runs a year-round Student Internship Program. Summer internship application deadline is March 31, 2017. More information here.


Scientist in climate/water research and Project Manager positions available at the Rossby Centre in Sweden.  Application deadline March 31, 2017. More information on Scientist position here and project manager here.


Python developer position available to help improve efficiency and productivity of numerical weather and climate simulation on high-performance computing platforms by supporting the end-to-end workflow of global Earth system modelling in HPC environment at the Barcelona Supercomputing Center. Application deadline March 31, 2017. More information here.


The Rutgers Energy Institute (REI) and the Rutgers X “EcoIgnite: Clean Energy Proof of Concept Center and Accelerator” Program are jointly announcing an internship position at the Rutgers EcoComplex for Summer 2017. Application deadline March 31, 2017. More information here.


The Climate Cost Project has announced the Witnessing Change Video Competition for high school and college students. Application deadline April 1, 2017. More information here.


Climate Scientist position available as a part of the Climate and Energy Program at the office in Washington, D.C. Submit a cover letter, resume, salary requirements, how you learned about the position via email tojobs(at)ucsusa.org by April 2, 2017. More information here.


Postdoctoral position available in atmospheric and climate dynamics at the Geophysical Institute at the University of Bergen in Norway. Application deadline April 2, 2017. More information here.


The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management announced funding of a total of $2.35 million to conduct research in topics that serve the public interest of safe and environmentally sound energy and mineral production on the U.S. outer continental shelf. Application deadline for 2017 Environmental Studies Program is April 3, 2017. More information here.


 

Advanced Research associate position available in glacial Earth systems modeling and dynamics with PALMOD, Germany Climate Modeling Initiative. Application deadline April 3, 2017. Email cover letter, statement of interest, CV, and a self-evaluation to lev(at)mun.ca.


 

Internship Vacancy Position available with UN Habitat. Must be a graduate student or an undergraduate student in their senior year to apply. Application deadline April 4, 2017. More information and apply here.


National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) Geosciences Directorate, Division of Ocean Sciences (GEO/OCE) Centers for Oceans and Human Health 3: Impacts of Climate Change on Oceans and Great Lakes (COHH3) (P01z) Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is to invite applications for multi-component projects that will investigate the impact of climate change on emerging public health threats associated with marine and Great Lakes Basin environments. The focus of the program will be to support research on the exposures, toxicities and human health impacts that arise in these environments and how climate change is influencing these factors now and in the future. The FOA solicits applications that will achieve program goals through integrated, multidisciplinary scientific approaches and a community engagement component. Awards up to $900,000. Applications due April 7, 2017 more information here.


 

Postdoctoral Position available in spatial land use modeling at the National Center for Atmospheric Research in Boulder, Colorado. Application deadline April 7, 2017. Apply and more information here.


 

PhD Assistantship position available in climatology to better understand the land and atmosphere interactions in climate system at West Virginia University. Application deadline April 7, 2017. If interested, email eungul.lee(at)mail.wvu.edu. More information here.


Research Scientist position available in atmospheric variability and predictability at the Barcelona Supercomputing Center. Application deadline April 9, 2017. More information here.


Research Scientist position available on ocean predictability and prediction within the Earth Sciences Department at Barcelona Supercomputing Center. Application deadline April 9, 2017. More information here.


 

The Waterfront Alliance is now accepting applications from undergraduate and graduate students for the 2017 Arcadis Waterfront Scholars program, to attend the Waterfront Conference being held on May 10, 2017 in New York City. Application deadline April 14, 2017. More information and apply here.


 

Postdoctoral Position available High-Resolution Atmospheric Water Vapor Fields by Spaceborne Geodetic Sensing, Tomographic Fusion, and Atmospheric Modeling at the Institute of Meteorology and Climate Research, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Campus Alpin, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany. Send a detailed application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by April 15, 2017.


 

Research Scientist Position available in monsoon observations and modelling at the National Centre for Atmospheric Science at the University of Reading, United Kingdom. Application deadline April 28, 2017. More information here.


 

Postdoctoral Research Opportunity available in the intersection of regional climate dynamics, land use, land cover change and climate mitigation strategies at the Uni Research Center in Norway. Application deadline April 30, 2017. More information and apply here.


 

Established Researcher or Post doctoral position available in extreme events identification for climate change application in Rome, Italy. Application deadline April 30, 2017. More information here.


Postdoctoral Research Associate Position available in atmospheric modeling on the LES or regional modeling scale at the Joint Institute for the Study of the Atmosphere and Ocean. Application deadline May 1, 2017. Email applications and inquiries to marquist(at)uw.edu.


 

Postdoctoral Position available in satellite based data assimilation for soil moisture estimation at KU Leuven, Belgium. Application deadline May 15, 2017. Apply here.


National Science Foundation is now accepting applications for the Antarctic Research Grant Program (award ceiling $300,000; estimated total program funding $55 million). Application deadline May 23, 2017. More information here.


 

The National Urban and Community Forestry Advisory Council seeks innovative grant proposals for program development, study, and collaboration that will address strategies in the National Ten Year Urban Forestry Action Plan. Application deadline May 24, 2017. More information and apply here.


 

Postdoctoral Position available on the global impacts of climate variation in the Arctic. Email a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and the name, address, and telephone number of at least two references, and preferred starting date to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by May 30, 2017.


 

W3 Professorship position available in physical geography with a focus on climate research at the University of Augsburg, Germany. Email statement of interest, curriculum vitae, certifications, list of publications (indicating the three most important), list of research projects and grants, as well as an outline of future research and teaching goals to dekan(at)informatik.uni-augsburg.de by May 31, 2017.


Renewable Natural Resources Foundation is accepting nomination for the 2017 Awards Program. Submission deadline June 2, 2017. More information here.


Fish and Wildlife Service announced funding of a total of $14 million to provide direct technical assistance and financial assistance to coastal communities and landowners to restore and protect fish and wildlife habitat on public and private lands. Application deadline for Coastal Program is September 30, 2017. More information here.

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