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Public Health England, Air Pollution and Climate Change Program seeks a PhD (or equivalent) who can model atmospheric and air quality. Deadline is September 19, 2014. For more information, click here.

Postdoctoral position in regional climate modeling at the University of Goettingen/Germany. Applications are due September 17, 2014. Please send CV, publications, research track record and names and contact details of referees electronically as a single PDF with subject heading CLIMATE MODELLING to Dr. Knohl at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Part-time lab helper needed for 20 hours per week preparing geological samples in RCI Affilate Dr. Yair Rosenthal's lab. Contact Dr. Yair Rosenthal for more details: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Climate Access Internship available for graduate students; more details here.

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Postdoctoral Research Associate position in the Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Climate System Science (ARCCSS) at the University of New South Wales. For more information and to apply, click here. Applications are due September 20, 2014.

Environment New Jersey internships (variety of positions for Fall 2014). Applications due September 12, 2014. For more information and applications, click here .

New Jersey Future in Trenton, NJ seeks a part-time policy manager. The position’s primary initial focus will be on ensuring equitable and resilient land-use decisions in the face of storms and sea level rise.  Send cover letter, resume, references, and writing samples to Marianne Jann at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Purdue Postdoctoral Research Assistant to research the portrayal of climate change in agricultural media and farmers' willingness to adapt conservation practices given increased climate variability. Available immediately; must be filled by January 1, 2015. Email letter of interest, CV and contact info for three references to Dr. Prokopy at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . More information here.

Postdoctoral research associate positions in Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences Program at Princeton University in cooperation with NOAA's Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL): 

  • Decadal climate variability and change (application due September 15, 2014)
  • Coupling marine habitat models of living marine resources to downscaled global climate change models in US NE shelf (application due September 30, 2014)
  • Predicting and explaining extreme events (applications ongoing)
  • Hurricane predictability (application due September 30,2014)

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Research Scientist for Rwanda Station at the Center for Global Change, MIT Program in Atmospheres, Oceans and Climate. Provide scientific leadership to a new observatory in Rwanda. Applicants should have a PhD and experience with atmospheric instrumentation. Complete applications are due by September 30, 2014. For details about the position and to apply, click here.

Amazon Webservices Climate Research Grants.
Apply for projects that lead to a reduction in the environmental impact of Amazon's work. Recipients have the opportunity to deliver an update on their progress and to reveal early findings at the AWS re:Invent conference in mid-November. Submissions due August 29, 2014. More information here.

Plymouth Marine Laboratory , United Kingdom has l 3 Earth Observation scientist positions available
. Deadline is September 5, 2014. More information, eligibility, and to applicadtion information here.

The Berkeley Lab seeks M37 Project Leaders in this entrepreneurial R&D program for top innovators to develop high-impact energy technologies. Deadline August 15, 2014. Applications submitted after considered on a rolling basis. More information here.

Energy Globe Award
for outstanding and sustainable projects in the area of environment and energy. Deadline September 22, 2014. Recipients will receive a 10,000 euro cash award. For more details and eligibility, click here.

Rutgers Energy Institute Postdoctoral Associate Fellowship.
The REI will support post-doctoral students for broad range of energy research: basic and applied science, engineering, economics, and policy. Each fellowship is one year and includes $25,000 direct cost support. For more information about applying, click here. Applications accepted on a rolling basis. Fellowships available as early as Fall 2014.

Fully funded Department of Energy Biofuels Research Internship for college juniors, seniors or recent graduates.
The project objective is to utilize marine microalgae for biofuels production. The position is located in Sequim, WA and begins mid-January 2015. Applications due August 22, 2014. Complete information here.

Climate Funding Opportunities compiled by NOAA and
MN Sea Grant. Deadlines vary by grants. To access the list click here and click on the black "download PDF."

2015-16 AAAS Science and Technology Policy Fellowships. More information here.


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National Aeronautics and Space Administration Internships
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The Fulbright - National Geographic Digital Storytelling Fellowship
Themes: Biodiversity, Cities, Climate Change, Cultures, Energy, Food, Oceans, and Water

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