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Jobs, Internships, Academic Opportunities, Student Competitions & Funding Opportunities

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Jerome Goldstein Scholarship to support summer interns (both undergraduate and graduate students) in Sustainability, “Innovative Clean Energy Systems”, “Waste Management Technologies”, “Life Cycle Analysis (LCA)”, “Food-Energy-Water Nexus” based at the Rutgers EcoComplex ,  Bordentown, NJ. Applications due April 30, 2018. More information pdf here. (96 KB)


PhD position in understanding and quantifying low probability-high impact extremes at the Institute for Atmospheric and Climate Science, ETH Zurich (Switzerland). Applications will stay open until position is filled.  (posted 4/23/18)


PhD position in multi-scale spectral remote sensing of vegetation stress at the University of Tasmania. Applications accepted on rolling basis. (posted 4/23/18)


PhD positions in remote sensing of cloud droplet number concentration and synergistic cloud profiling for liquid water detection in clouds at the Liepzig Institute for Meteorology (Germany). Applications will stay open until positions are filled. (posted 4/23/18)


12 PhD positions in natural hazards and risks at the University of Potsdam (Germany). Application deadline May 20, 2018.


PhD position in the influence of anthropogenic climate change on health impacts of Australians at the University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia. Send a CV, full academic transcript, and names of up to three academic referees to arccss.grad(at)unsw.edu.au. Application deadline June 20, 2018.


Postdoctoral Research Associate in arctic hydrological-biogeochemical modeling at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst. Applications will stay open until position is filled. (posted 4/23/18)


2-year Program Associate position at the Fund for New Jersey. Applications will stay open until the position is filled. (posted 4/23/18)


Software developer/research associate for the  Euro-Mediterranean Center on Climate Change (CMCC) (Lecce, Italy). Application deadline May 10, 2018.


Research software engineer with background in climate physics at the University of Oslo (Norway). Application deadline May 15, 2018.


Meteorologist at Envision Energy in Singapore. Interested applicants should contact guiting.song(at)envisioncn.com. [Posted April 22, 2018] 

 


Funding available from the National Science Foundation in Growing Convergence Research. Application deadline May 1, 2018 for FY 2018 funding and October 15, 2018 for FY 2019 funding.


Economic Development Administration is now accepting applications for Disaster Supplemental Relief Funding. Applications accepted on a rolling basis.


EPA Region 3 is now accepting proposals for Wetland Program Development Grants. Proposal deadline May 14, 2018.


UCAR is accepting proposals for short-term research collaboration opportunities at NOAA’s National Centers for Environmental Prediction (NCEP). Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis.

 


Applications now open to PhD students and postdoctoral researchers in natural, economics and social sciences for the 2018 Allianz Climate Risk Research Award on the topic “climate risk: real-time information and new technologies.” Application deadline July 1, 2018.


Capacity Center for Climate and Weather Extremes is now accepting applications for the Climate and Weather Extremes Tutorial to be held August 1- August 3, 2018 at the NCAR Foothills Laboratory, Boulder, Colorado. Registration open until filled. 

 


Climate Risk Analysis is now accepting applications for the 23rd Summer Course in Climate Time Series Analysis to be held from August 20-August 24, 2018 in Germany. Registration deadline August 10, 2018.


Climate System Analysis Group is now accepting applications for the course using climate information for adaptation and policy development to be held from July 2-July 6, 2018 at the University of Cape Town (South Africa). Application deadline June 1, 2018.


Environmental statistician Michael Stein of the University of Chicago is the Rutgers’ Inaugural Distinguished Visiting Fellow in Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences. He will be teaching an advanced course in Statistics of the Earth System in the fall 2018 semester. Those interested in participating in the course should fill out this survey. 


W3 Professorship in remote sensing of water cycle in the Earth system, Remote Sensing Center for Earth System Research of University of Leipzig (Germany). Application deadline May 31, 2018.

 


NSF Graduate Research Internship Program (GRIP) opportunities available with the EPA. Application deadline May 7, 2018.


The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine is now accepting applications for the Gulf Research Grant Program. Application deadline April 25, 2018.


Department of Agriculture is now accepting applications for the 2019 National Urban and Community Forestry Grant Program “Prepare for Pests, Threats, Natural Disasters and Asosciated Changes and Risks.” Application deadline April 30, 2018.


Funding available from the National Science Foundation in Growing Convergence Research. Application deadline May 1, 2018.


Department of Energy has released a Request for Information on critical water issues that can be addressed through prizes and challenges. Response deadline May 4, 2018.

 

 


Become a Rutgers Student Delegate to Consortium for Advanced Bioeconomy Leadership Education (CABLE). Students interested in a sustainable world thru the bioeconomy are linked with industry partners seeking new talent to fill leadership roles are linked thru CABLE. Application deadline April 30, 2018. Complete details here.


PhD position in environmental analysis of advanced biofuels at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology. Application deadline April 25, 2018.


PhD Position on soil dust emission with the Barcelona Supercomputing Center. Application deadline May 31, 2018.


Ph.D/Postdoc Position in meteorology for the Israeli Ministry of Science. Send a CV, brief statement of research interests and future career plans, and information of two or more references to ori.adam(at)mail.huji.ac.il. [Posted April 8, 2018]


Postdoctoral Research Scientist in sub-seasonal prediction for Africa at the University of Reading (England). Application deadline May 2, 2018.


2 year Postdoctoral Researcher Position in early warning system of temperature-related mortality risk in Europe. Send full CV and a short paragraph of interest to jobs(at)isglobal.org with the subject heading PD_BLUE-ACTION. [Posted April 8, 2018]


Postdoctoral Research Fellowship on humpback whales in a changing climate at the Marine Research Institute University of Capetown, South Africa. Send cover letter describing research experience, interests and collaborative experience, a CV, and contact information for two references to ma-re(at)uct.ac.za. Applications will stay open until the position is filled. [Posted April 8, 2018]


University Corporation for Atmospheric Rsearch (UCAR) is now accepting applications for the Next Generation Fellowships(intended for graduate students from underrepresented communities). Application deadline June 1, 2018.


The National Socio-Environmental Sythesis Center (SESYNC) is now accepting proposals for Graduate Pursuits in collaborative, socio-environmental synthesis research. Application deadline May 15, 2018.


Postdoc Position in climate services with the Barcelona Supercomputing Center. Application deadline April 30, 2018.


2 Year Research Associate Position in climate modeling and predictions at CMCC in Bologna, Italy. Application deadline May 2018.


Northeast SARE grants to advance innovations in sustainable agriculture now accepting applications for the Graduate Student Grant. Application deadline May 8, 2018.


PhD Opportunity in variability of alpine hydro-meteorological extremes in an evolving climate at the University Grenoble Alpes (France). Application deadline May 5, 2018.


Postdoctoral Researcher Position on Impact of agriculture on atmospheric chemistry and climate at LSCE (France). Application deadline April 30, 2018. Applicants are invited to submit a letter of motivation including research interests, publication list, a CV and information of two references to didier.hauglustaine(at)lsce.ipsl.fr and nicolas.vuichard(at)lsce.ipsl.fr and juliette.lathiere(at)lsce.ipsl.fr.


20 PhD Positions in various climate science fields at the University of Graz (Austria). Positions to be filled by September 3, 2018.


EPA Requests Nominations for new members (from academia; business and industry; and state and local government)  to National Environmental Justice Advisory Council. Application deadline extended to April 27, 2018.


The National Science Foundation (NSF) is now accepting applications for the Innovations at the Nexus of Food, Energy, and Water Systems (INFEWS) program. Application deadline September 26, 2018.


PhD Position in the severity of extreme precipitation events at the University of Graz (Austria). [posted March 24, 2018]


The National Science Foundation (NSF) is now accepting applications for the Innovations at the Nexus of Food, Energy, and Water Systems (INFEWS) program. Application deadline September 26, 2018.


Department of Agriculture is now accepting applications for the 2019 National Urban and Community Forestry Grant Program. Applications due April 30, 2018.


Funding Opportunity: NSF Releases Dear Colleague Letter for Navigating the New Arctic. pdf More info here. (183 KB) Application deadline May 1, 2018.


The Solar Ambassador Program is a fellowship for one academic year that gives college students the opportunity to spearhead a solar project in their community using RE-volv’s innovative solar financing model. Application deadline has been extended to May 1st, 2018.


NASA Research Opportunities in Space and Earth Sciences 2018: Land Cover Land Use Change. Deadline August 1, 2018.


NASA Research Opportunities in Space and Earth Sciences 2018: Energy and Water Cycle Study. Deadline September 27, 2018.


Postdoctoral Scientist Position at the Pacific Climate Impacts Consortium (Canada). Application including a cover letter, CV, and three professional references to climate(at)uvic.ca.


Graduate Student and Post-doctoral positions with Rutgers Energy Institute. The Rutgers Energy Institute (REI) offers Student Travel Awards to support undergraduate and graduate students in the broad area of energy research to offset the cost of travel and meeting attendance.


Mitigation Division Internship with Region IIFederal Emergency Management Agency. Students must be in graduate school or in their Junior or Senior Year of Undergraduate studies.  document Click here for more information (15 KB) .


Summer Internship with the NJ Public Interest Research Group (NJPIRG) for Spring 2018 campaigns, including renewable energy among other issues.  Email NJPIRG Board Chair April Nicklaus (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) to apply and for questions.

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