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Rutgers Graduate Program Opportunities

Graduate Program in Atmospheric Science at Rutgers University with specific areas of research including causes and mechanisms of climate change, storm prediction, clouds, radiation, aerosols, and land-atmosphere interactions. Application deadline for full consideration for financial aid is January 15, 2021.


Graduate Program in Geography at Rutgers University with areas of interest including human geography, physical geography, and human-environmental geography. Graduate students participate in numerous interdisciplinary programs and research centers at Rutgers, including the various area studies centers, the Office of the State Climatologist, and more. Application deadline for full consideration for financial aid is January 15.


Graduate Program in Earth and Planetary Sciences at Rutgers University. Application deadline for full consideration for financial aid is January 15.


Graduate Program in Marine Sciences at Rutgers University, with research opportunities in real-time studies in the coastal ocean using advanced underwater instrumentation; biological and geological processes at deep-sea hydrothermal vents; remote sensing and ocean modeling; advanced underwater optics and fish behavior; biodiversity and marine molecular biology; coastal geomorphology; organism-sediment interactions; cycling of organic and inorganic materials in the ocean; watershed ecosystems. Application deadline for full consideration for financial aid is January 1, 2021.


The Department of Human Ecology at Rutgers University offers the Human Dimensions of Environmental Change Graduate Certificate Program. The certificate program represents a collaboration among faculty from several graduate programs, and allows students to examine the political, cultural, economic, historical, and other human dimensions of environmental change while carrying out studies in an existing graduate program.


The Graduate Program in Ecology and Evolution at Rutgers University offers graduate education and training in microbial, plant, animal, and human ecology. Application deadline for full consideration for financial aid is December 15, 2021.


The Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy at Rutgers University offers Graduate Programs to prepare students for careers in areas such as the design of healthy communities, community development, environmental and land use policy, political processes, regional development and planning, transportation policy and planning, and urban redevelopment. Application deadline for full consideration for financial aid is January 15, 2021.


The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Rutgers University offers a Master of Science Degree and Doctor of Philosophy with areas of specialized study including geotechnical engineering, transportation engineering, and water resources and environmental engineering. Application deadline February 1, 2021.


PhD Opportunities


Post doctoral opportunities

Full time Research Assistant Position, Bridging Ecology and Evolution “C-Evo” Project aims to link genetic diversity and genomic variation to meaures of plant physiology and carbon cycling. Bryn Mawr College. Apply by March 15, 2021. Start date April 2021.


Chief of Staff for National Environmental Satellite, Data, and Information Service (NESDIS), National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI) (Asheville, NC). Application deadline February 26, 2021.


Postdoctoral Fellow in Urban-Scale Mapping and Modeling of Coastal Communities with applications in flood vulnerability assessment and mitigation, risk communication, and smart and connected communities at Rutgers CEE Urban Informatics Lab & The Infrastructure Resilience Group, Rutgers Center for Advanced Infrastructure and Transportation. Posting Closing date 3/7/21.


Postdoctoral Associate in Modeling the Agricultural Response to Climate Intervention at Rutgers University. Application deadline extended to February 26, 2021.


Ocean Sciences Postdoctoral Research Fellowships from the National Science Foundation. Application deadline March 3, 2021.


Job Opportunities


Program Director (permanent or temporary) for the Directorate for Geosciences (GEO) / Division of Ocean Sciences (GEO/OCE) of the National Science Foundation (VA). Application deadline March 19, 2021.


The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection offers over 700 seasonal jobs throughout the state parks, forests and natural and historic sites. Applicants for all positions are encouraged to check with the park office of their choice by Friday, March 12 about specific positions, scheduling and other job-related inquiries. Applications should be submitted as soon as possible.


Air Pollution Specialist for the California Air Resources Board (CA). Application deadline March 3, 2021.


Section Head, Arctic Sciences Section, Office of Polar Programs (OPP) for the National Science Foundation (VA). Application deadline April 2, 2021.


Aviation Emissions Inventory Modeling and Programming EPA Ann Arbor, MI. Deadline February 25, 2021.


Big Data and Environmental Health Risks. EPA Chapel Hill, NC. Deadline March 1, 2021.


Air Pollution Modifiers and Health Outcomes EPA Chapel Hill, NC. Deadline March 1, 2021.


Air Quality Modeling. EPA Research Triangle Park, NC. Deadline March 1, 2021.


Long-Wave Radiative Effects of Aerosols. EPA Research Triangle Park, NC. Deadline March 1, 2021.


Health Effects of Air Pollutants. EPA Research Triangle Park, NC. Deadline March 1, 2021.


Environmental Economist. EPA Corvallis, OR. Deadline March 1, 2021.


Advanced Technology Research. EPA Washington, DC. Deadline March 11, 2021.


Science Associate within the Division of Biological Infrastructure, Directorate of Biological Sciences, for the National Science Foundation (VA). Application deadline March 2, 2021.


Program Director for The Division of Civil, Mechanical and Manufacturing Innovation of The National Science Foundation (VA). [Posted January 31, 2021].


CLIMLIST administrator. CLMLIST is a moderated international electronic mail distribution list for climatologists and those working in closely-related fields. If interested, email climlist(at)wku.edu. [Posted January 24, 2021]


Tenure-track Faculty Position in the Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering at the University of Arizona (AZ). [Posted December 13, 2021]


Early Career Scientist Fellowships

 


Scholarships

Student Environmental Internship Scholarhips to Study In Argentina beginning August 2021, through Onix-Intercambio Cultural. Rolling admission


Land Conservancy of NJ Undergraduate/Graduate Scholarships for NJ Students of Color In Environmental Fields. Applications must be postmarked by April 1, 2021. Additional Information here and here.


Internships

Interns for policy and communications work Summer 2021, Center for Progressive Reform. [Posted February 21, 2021].


Soil and Water Conservation Society Internship April/May - August 2021. Open to recent graduates, undergraduate, and graduate students. Application Deadline March 5, 2021.


The University of Toledo seeks 10 undergraduate students for a summer (May 24-July 30, 2021) Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) program, “Addressing Environmental Challenges and Proposing Sustainable Solutions at the Lake Erie Land-Lake Interface.” Application deadline February 28, 2021.


Grants/Funding Opportunities

Funding from the New Jersey Department of Energy Leadership and Opportunities: $25 million for Chemical Upcycling of Polymers. Pre-applications due March 10, 2021.


Office of Science Graduate Fellowship Program from the New Jersey Department of Energy Leadership and Opportunities. First round of applications due May 5, 2021. U.S. Coastal Research Program 2021 Request for Proposals. Proposals due March 19, 2021.


Student Champions for Climate Justice Award: The APHA Center for Climate, Health and Equity will select up to five college or university student groups to create a virtual Academic Community Experience during National Public Health Week (April 5-11, 2021). Deadline March 1, 2021.


Program solicitation for Stimulating Collaborative Advances Leveraging Expertise in the Mathematical and Scientific Foundations of Deep Learning (SCALE MoDL) from the National Science Foundation. Proposals due May 12, 2021.


Program solicitation for Antarctic Research from the National Science Foundation. Proposals accepted anytime. [Posted February 21, 2021]


2021 Tibor T. Polgar Fellowship. Provides a summer grant ($5,000 for each fellowship) and research funds (up to $1,500) for up to eight students (undergraduate and graduate) to conduct research on the Hudson River. Application deadline March 29, 2021.


Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy’s (ARPA-E) OPEN 2021 funding for transformative clean energy technology research and development from the U.S. Department of Energy. Concept papers due April 6, 2021.


Grants for the Education and Workforce Development Program: Food and Agricultural Non-formal Education from the National Institute of Food and Agriculture. Application deadline July 1, 2021.


Grants for the Education and Workforce Development Program: Research and Extension Experiences for Undergraduates from the National Institute of Food and Agriculture. Application deadline July 1, 2021.


Innovative Water Infrastructure Workforce Development Grant Program from the Environmental Protection Agency. Application deadline March 26, 2021.


Smith-Lever Special Needs Competitive Grants Program from the Environmental Protection Agency. Application deadline February 25, 2021.


Grants for Navigating the New Arctic from the National Science Foundation. Application deadline March 5, 2021.


EPA Regional Wetland Program Development Grants Training Workshop. Thursday, February 25, 2021 10AM.


Grant from the National Science Foundation for the program Geomorphology and Land-use Dynamics (GLD). This program supports innovative fundamental research into processes that shape and modify earth's landscapes over a variety of length and time scales, with a focus on the Holocene. [Posted January 3, 2021].


Grants in Integrative Research in Biology from the National Science Foundation. Application deadline March 16, 2021.


Grants for the FY2021 Coastal and Ocean Modeling Testbed Project from NOAA. Projects must advance new or existing solutions that address long standing and emerging coastal modeling and forecast product development challenges. Application deadline February 26, 2021.


Grants for Long Term Research in Environmental Biology from the National Science Foundation. Proposals accepted anytime. [Posted December 20, 2020].


2020 NJDEP Recycling Enhancement Act Grants for Institutions of Higher Education. Application deadline March 31, 2020.


Smart and Connected Communities (S&CC) Grants from the National Science Foundation(VA). The S&CC program encourages researchers to work with community stakeholders to identify and define challenges they are facing, enabling those challenges to motivate use-inspired research questions. Application deadline February 24, 2021.


Program solicitation for the Scientific Cooperation Research Program (SCRP) from the USDA-Foreign Agricultural Service. Must include foreign collaborations, and projects should not exceed two years. Application deadline March 1, 2021.


Grants for Understanding the Rules of Life: Microbiome Interactions and Mechanisms from the National Science Foundation. The objective of this program is to understand interactions and mechanisms that govern the structure and function of microbiomes. Application deadline February 23, 2021.


Call for Submissions/Papers


Comments/Service Opportunities


Oregon State University seeks input to identify and understand the ways in which citizen science projects address the science identity development and community-building of their project volunteers. If you develop, manage, or oversee aspects of a citizen science project and are interested in participating, click here to learn more about the study and complete their online survey.


Courses

Registration is now open for the 2021 Introductory Fisheries Science for Stakeholders (IFISSH) course offered through Rutgers Cooperative Extension (RCE).


Engagement/Outreach

LabX, a part of the Creative Engagement team at the National Academy of Sciences, is launching a new social media feature called Scientists at Home. It will feature scientists sharing their most interesting/unique/weird/odd/meaningful object they own. To participate, fill out this form and return a completed release form to kstoever[at]nas.edu.


Old Postings

Postdoctoral Associate in Modeling the Agricultural Response to Climate Intervention at Rutgers University. Application deadline December 30, 2020.


Research Associate in climate change impacts and climate communication, through the Center for Environmental Prediction at Rutgers University. Successful applicant will contribute to the applied research and outreacn mission of the NJ Climate Change Resoure Center. Application deadline December 30, 2020.


Ph.D. Research Assistantships to study the impacts of anthropogenic stratospheric aerosols on climate in the Department of Environmental Sciences at Rutgers University. Study proposed climate intervention with sulfate aerosols, and the impacts of soot that would be generated by fires in cities and industrial regions as a result of nuclear war. Application review will start immediately, and a successful applicant may start as early as Spring 2021.
[Posted October 2, 2020].


Eagleton Science and Politics Fellowships offer PhD-level scientists and engineers the opportunity to apply their training and expertise to the development and implementation of relevant state policy. Application deadline January 18, 2021.


Postdoc in climate modelling at Lund University (Sweden). Application deadline January 10, 2021.


PhD in explaining rogue waves through observation and modelling at University of Manchester (UK). [Posted December 6, 2020.]


Graduate Research Assistantships and Fellowships in studying land-atmosphere interactions, hydroclimatology, or climate data analytics at Ohio State University (OH). Application deadline December 14, 2020.


Senior scientist in climate dynamics, climate modeling and climate data analysis at University of Vienna (Austria). Application deadline January 15, 2021.


Polar Climate Scientist at the British Antarctic Survey (UK). Application deadline January 17, 2021.


Data Engineer Position with the World Energy & Meteorology Council (WEMC) (UK). To support the WEMC’s tool Teal. Skills: proficient with UNIX/LINUX environments and scripting languages (e.g. bash, Python, R, CDO, etc.); familiarity with climate data formats (GRIB, NetCDF); familiarity with statistical analyses; experience of using code versioning tools, such as Git; [Desirable] experience of using JavaScript graphic libraries, such as D3, amCharts, Leaflet, etc. To apply, email cover letter and CV to alberto.troccoli(at)wemcouncil.org. [Posted
December 6, 2020.]


Tenured Female Professorship in climate change adaptation and/or mitigation at Maynooth University (Ireland). Application deadline January 27, 2021.


Program solicitation for the National Science Foundation Research Traineeship (NRT) Program. This program seeks proposals that explore ways for graduate students in research-based master’s and doctoral degree programs to develop the skills, knowledge, and competencies needed to pursue a range of STEM careers. Application deadline February 25, 2021.


Call for papers: special issue “Marine Ecosystem and Climate Change in the Southern Ocean” in the journal of Advances in Polar Science (APS). Abstract submission deadline December 15, 2020.


Call for Papers: special issue ";Atmospheric Processes and Applications in Urban, Coastal, and Mountainous Terrain" in Meteorological Applications. Application deadline May 31, 2021.


Call for Papers: special issue "Past Reconstruction of the Physical & Biogeochemical Ocean State" in Frontiers. Application deadline March 17, 2021.


Postdoctoral Research Associate in regional climate dynamics at Baylor University (TX). Application deadline January 12, 2021.


Postdoc Position in climate dynamics at the University of Vienna (Austria). Application deadline January 15, 2021.


PhD Studentship in climate modelling and AI at Lund University (Sweden). Application deadline January 10, 2021.


Serve as an Expert Reviewer of the Working Group II contribution to the IPCC Sixth Assessment Report Second Order Draft. Registration deadline January 29, 2021.


Program solicitation for the Ocean Sciences Postdoctoral Research Fellowships (OCE-PRF). This fellowship program provides beginning investigators with experiences that will establish them in positions of leadership in the scientific community. Proposals due March 3, 2021.


NJ Water Resources Research Institute Grad Students and Junior Faculty Opportunities Graduate Students Grants-In-Aid (Up to six awards of $5K each) Junior Faculty Initiated Projects for post-doctoral associates and/or assistant professors. Up to three projects $20K each. Deadline Monday December 14, 2020 NOON


Call for papers for a special issue "Climate System Uncertainty and Biodiversity Conservation" of the journal Climate. Application deadline April 30, 2021.


Postdoc in the use of a global land data assimilation system at the National Centre for Meteorological Research (France). Application deadline December 20, 2020.


PhD in Climate-Fisheries Connections at University of California, Santa Barbara (CA). Applications may be received either through the Bren School of Environmental Science & Management or UCSB Interdepartmental Graduate Program in Marine Sciences. Application deadline December 15, 2020.


Head, World Weather Research Program at the World Meteorological Organization (Switzerland). Application deadline December 21, 2020.


Permanent and temporary Program Directors for the Biomaterials (BMAT) program in the Division of Materials Research (DMR) of the National Science Foundation (VA). Application deadline December 23, 2020.


Permanent and temporary Program Directors for the Condensed Matter and Materials Theory program in the Division of Materials Research (DMR) of the National Science Foundation (VA). Application deadline December 23, 2020.


Program Director for Linguistics within the Division of Behavioral and Cognitive Sciences (BCS) of the National Science Foundation (VA). Application deadline December 21, 2020.


Science Education Administrator for the Office of the Director within the Directorate for Education and Human Resources of the National Science Foundation (VA). Application deadline December 18, 2020.


PhD to study the changing freshwater composition of the South Atlantic and Southern Ocean: causes and impacts for the British Antarctic Survey and the University of Southampton (UK). Application deadline January 4, 2021.


PhD studentships in continental heatwaves, monsoon dynamics in a changing climate, and volcanoes and climate from the University of St Andrews (UK). Application deadline January 8, 2021.


PhD to work on the development of a stochastic generator of precipitation and temperature for small catchments at Grenoble Alpes University (France). Application deadline December 31, 2020.


Masters in Meteorology or Atmospheric Sciences at The Cyprus Institute (Cyprus). Early admission deadline December 20, 2020.


Junior Software Engineer in evaluation and quality control of climate data at the Barcelona Supercomputing Center (Spain). Application deadline December 31, 2020.


Program Director for the Division of Social and Economic Sciences (SES) for the National Science Foundation (VA). Application deadline December 14, 2020.


Program Director of the Environmental Engineering Program for the National Science Foundation. [Posted November 22, 2020].


Grant for the Climate Program Office, Regional Integrated Sciences and Assessments (RISA) Program from the Department of Commerce. The RISA program supports the development of knowledge, expertise, and abilities of decision-makers to plan and prepare for climate variability and change. Application deadline February 16, 2021.


Program solicitations in arctic research in the areas of Polar Cyberinfrastructure and Arctic Research Coordination and Policy Support from the National Science foundation. [Posted November 22, 2020].


Program solicitations in environmental convergence opportunities in chemical, bioengineering, environmental, and transport systems from the National Science Foundation. Preliminary proposal due February 11, 2021.


Director, Division of Engineering Education and Centers (EEC) for the National Science Foundation. Application deadline January 31, 2021.


Program solicitation for Engineering Resource Centers (ERC) Program from the National Science Foundation. The ERC Program emphasizes high-risk/high-payoff research, larger societal impact, convergent research approaches, engagement of stakeholder communities, and adoption of team science in team formation. Full proposals due February 16, 2021.


Postdoc in atmospheric gravity waves and their impact on climate variability and change at the Max Planck Institute for Meteorology (Germany). Application deadline December 31, 2020.


Postdoc in ocean modelling at the University of Bern (Switzerland). [Posted November 22, 2020].


MSc(Res) in polar and alpine change at the University of Sheffield (UK). [Posted November 22, 2020].


Program solicitation for Navigating the New Arctic (NNA) from the National Science Foundation. Application deadline March 05, 2021


Assistant Professor in Global Environmental Change at the University of Southern California-Los Angeles (CA). Application deadline December 19, 2020.


4 Tenure-track Faculty Positions in Anthropology, Chemistry, Geography, Marine Sciences, Political Science, Public Policy, and/or Sociology at the University of Connecticut (CT). Application deadline December 26, 2020.


Undergraduate Paid Summer Student Internship: 2021 PSEG Institute for Sustainability Studies GREEN TEAMS Program June 1st - August 5th. Application deadline Thursday January 21, 2021. Flyer here. 


Grant for the Organic Agriculture Research and Extension Initiative (OREI) from the Department of Agriculture. The OREI seeks to solve critical organic agriculture issues, priorities, or problems through the integration of research, education, and extension activities. Application deadline January 14, 2021.


Program Directors with expertise related to equity and inclusion in STEM and STEM learning for the National Science Foundation (VA). [Posted November 1, 2020].


3 Masters or PhD positions in Aerosol impacts on global-scale climate and hydrologic cycle changes at University of Texas-Austin (TX). For more information email geeta.persad(at)jsg.utexas.edu. [Posted November 1, 2020].


Grad student opportunity in Regional North Atlantic and Arctic ocean-sea ice modeling at University of Texas-Austin (TX). For more information email heimbach(at)utexas.edu. [Posted November 1, 2020].


2 PhD positions in modeling and analysis of tropical precipitating systems; African climate change and variability at University of Texas-Austin (TX). For more information email kc(at)jsg.utexas.edu. [Posted November 1, 2020]


2 postdocs to explore environmental impacts of cloud brightening at the University of Washington (WA). [Posted November 1, 2020]


Opportunities for Mid-Career Scientist Support in the Atmospheric and Geospace Sciences from the National Science Foundation. Open to those who have no prior or recent NSF funding; are soft-money researchers; are from primarily undergraduate institutions, community colleges, and minority serving institutions (MSI); are from underrepresented groups in the AGS disciplines. [Posted November 1, 2020]


NOAA Grant: Addressing the Impacts of Multiple Stressors on Shellfish Aquaculture through Research/Industry Partnerships. LOI due December 15 2020; Full proposal due March 16, 2021.


Program solicitation for the Mid-Career Advancement (MCA) program from the National Science Foundation. Eligible to institutions of higher education and non-profit, non-academic organizations. Application deadline February 1, 2021.


Program solicitation for EarthCube from the National Science Foundation. EarthCube is a community-driven activity aimed at transforming the conduct of geosciences research and education. Application deadline March 2, 2021.


Grant from the US Department of Agriculture for the Women and Minorities in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Fields Program (WAMS). Application deadline
January 21, 2021.


Program solicitation from the National Science Foundation for Infrastructure Innovation for Biological Research. Research must design novel or greatly improved research tools and methods that advance contemporary biology in any research area supported by the Directorate for Biological Sciences at NSF. [Posted October 25, 2020]


Program solicitation from the National Science Foundation for the Plant Genome Research Program. Open to [Posted October 25, 2020].


Supplemental funding from the National Science Foundation for Non-Academic Research Internships for Graduate Students. Open to graduate students who have completed at least one academic year in their graduate program. [Posted October 25, 2020].


Grant from the US Department of Agriculture for the Higher Education Challenge. Projects
must address an educational need define a creative or non-traditional approach to address this
need. Application deadline March 18, 2021.


Grant from the US Department of Agriculture for the Secondary Education, Two-Year Postsecondary Education, and Agriculture in the K-12 Classroom Challenge Grants Program. Application deadline February 4, 2022.



Grant from the Department of Energy to research and develop next-generation building technologies that have the potential for significant energy savings and improved demand flexibility, affordability, and occupant comfort. Eligibility it unrestricted. Application deadline Jan 20, 2021.


The Department of Human Ecology offers a sustainability minor to undergraduate students. For more information, contact Angie Oberg at angela.oberg(at)rutgers.edu. See attached flyer as well.


Postdoc to study the impacts of epiphytes (the plants that live on other plants) on their surroundings during rain storms at the University of Georgia (GA). [Posted October 18, 2020]


Master’s Programs in Physical Geography with focus on Climate, Global Warming, and Land-Climate Interactions at San Diego State University (CA). Application deadline December 16, 2020.


PhD in ocean modelling at the British Antarctic Survey, joint with Cambridge University (UK). [Posted October 18, 2020]


Graduate Opportunities (MS and/or PhD) to study rapid arctic warming at the University at Buffalo & Northern Arizona University (USA). [Posted October 18, 2020]


PhD Position to examine changes to precipitation seasonality at the University of Oklahoma (OK). To apply, email cover letter and CV in a single file to elinor.martin(at)ou.edu. [Posted October 4, 2020]


Postdoctoral Researcher in land surface processes and their effects on atmospheric circulation at the University of California-Los Angeles (CA). A Ph.D. in atmospheric sciences, hydrology, or a related discipline, experience in climate modeling and climate, and computational skills, such as UNIX, FORTRAN are required. To apply, email statement of research interests, CV and three references to yxue(at)geog.ucla.edu.


 3 Ph.D. Research Assistantships to study the impacts of anthropogenic stratospheric aerosols on climate at Rutgers University (NJ). [Posted October 4, 2020].


Scientist for machine learning at the European Centre for Medium-range Weather Forecasts (UK). Application deadline October 22, 2020.


Call for Papers for the special issue "Evaluation of Reanalysis Data in Meteorological & Climatological Applications: Spatial & Temporal Considerations" of Water. Submission deadline December 31, 2020.


Call For Papers/Competition for students, post-docs, early career researchers and young professionals. Journal of Science Policy and Governance and UK Science Innovation Network Launch International Competition for papers timed with 20201 UN COP 26. Focus is on UK priority areas for COP26: Adaptation and Resilience to Climate Change; The Transition to Clean Energy-Phasing Out Coal Power; and Nature-Based Solutions to Climate Change. Students, post-docs, early career reserachers and young professionals encourgaged to consider how public policies or governance structures could address global climate change through these lenses. Submission dealine January 10, 2021. Complete details.


Ph.D. in stable water isotopes at the University of Hawaii (HA), To apply, email CV, transcript, publications, and references to gtorri(at)hawaii.edu. [Posted September 27, 2020].


MS Research Position in improving storm readiness through severity and social impact forecasting at East Carolina University (USA). Email montzb(at)ecu.edu for more information. Application deadline December 20, 2020.


NOAA Climate and Global Change Postdoctoral Fellowship Program with University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR) (USA). Application deadline January 8, 2021.


Effects of Sea Level Rise Solicitation from the Department of Commerce with two distinct focal areas: 1) Coastal Resilience and 2) Surface Transportation Resilience. Eligible Entities: state governments, local governments, indian tribal governments. Applications due January 7, 2021.


Greening the Internet Grants, Internet Society Foundation. [Posted September 20, 2020]


PhD in climate and health modelling at the Czech University of Life Science (Czech Republic). [Posted September 6, 2020]


Four researcher positions (search “Mars”) Mars and Earth atmospheric science at the United Arab Emirates University (United Arab Emirates). [Posted August 30, 2020]


Program director in Humans, Disasters and the Built Environment Program for The NationalScience Foundation. [Posted August 30, 2020]


New Electrification Tool Finder from the Environmental Protection Agency. Intended to help state government, local government, and tribal agency officials screen and select tools and resources designed to measure the environmental and economic impacts of current and prospective electrification initiatives.


6 grants from the National Institute of Food and Agriculture. Application. Research areas include Plant Health and Production and Plant Products; Animal Health and Production and Animal Products; Food Safety, Nutrition, and Health; Bioenergy, Natural Resources, and Environment; Agriculture Systems and Technology; and Agriculture Economics and Rural Communities. Deadline Jul 29, 2021.


Postdoc in climate information and flash flood risks at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (Germany). Applicants must be educated in atmospheric sciences and/or physical geography with strong interest in hydrology and the water cycle. Experience with numerical simulation models, programming skills and experience with GIS is a plus. Applications must be sent in German to stefan.emeis(at)kit.edu. [Posted August 16, 2020].


Research opportunity from the Environmental Protection Agency Office of Research and Development in microbial communities in San Juan, Puerto Rico. EPA researchers are working to quantify the flooding of the Caño Martín Peña portion of the San Juan Bay Estuary, link it to precipitation and estuarine hydrodynamics, and develop quantitative models that will allow the communities to better prepare for natural hazards and extreme weather events. Application deadline September 1, 2020.


Grant opportunity from the National Science Foundation: Human-Environment and Geographical Sciences Program Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Awards. [PostedJuly 5, 2020].


Postdoc/Research Fellow position in numerical ocean modeling at the Tropical Marine Science Institute in National University of Singapore (Singapore). To apply, email cover letter, CV, and references to tmspt[at]nus.edu.sg or tmsbt[at]nus.edu.sg. [Posted June 28, 2020].


Science Education Administrator for the National Science Foundation. To apply, email CV and statement of interest to duerecruit(at)nsf.gov with subject line "Program Director Position." [Posted May 31, 2020]


8 PhD positions at The University of Otago (2 positions) and Waikato University (6 positions) to join the New Zealand National Science Challenge - Sustainable Seas. At Otago: projects on the influence of shellfish on recovery dynamics in soft sediment ecosystems or the effects of multiple stressors on kelp forest ecosystem structure. Contact Dr Candida Savage candida.savage(at)otago.ac.nz or Professor Stephen Wing steve.wing(at) otago.ac.nz to apply. Application deadline June 8, 2020.


Postdoctoral position at the Institute of Marine Sciences (Italy) in assessing the usefulness and suitability of the data by investigating climate variability. Application deadline June 8, 2020.


Request for proposals from Science for Nature and People Partnership (SNAPP). Proposals must address sustainable economic development, human well-being, and nature conservation in an interdisciplinary team. Application deadline June 10, 2020.


Community Science Fellowship from the Thriving Earth Exchange. Community Science Fellows are committed volunteers who are eager to facilitate and lead collaborative, co-developed community science projects that produce on-the-ground impact in local communities. Application deadline June 12, 2020.


Funding opportunity from The Food and Agricultural Sciences National Needs Graduate and Postgraduate Fellowship in support of training students for master's and doctoral degrees in food, agricultural and natural resource sciences. Application deadline June 22, 2020.


Postdoctoral position at the University of Innsbruck (Austria) in experimental activity in the area of boundary layer dynamics in complex terrain. Application deadline June 27, 2020.


Three graduate student fellowships in earth system science from University Corporation for Atmospheric Research in Boulder, CO. Three tracks include: Earth System Science, Diverstiy and Inclusion, and Public Policy. Application deadline June 30, 2020.


Grant opportunity from EPA, Wetland Program Development Grants to develop/refine state and tribal wetland programs. For states, tribes, local government agencies, universities that are agencies of a state, interstate agencies, and intertribal consortia. Application deadline June 30, 2020.


PhD position in atmospheric circulation at ETH Zurich (Switzerland). Application deadline June 30, 2020.


Civic Innovation Challenge from the National Science Foundation, in partnership with the Department of Energy and the Department of Homeland Security. Teams of researchers and civic partners will apply to one of two tracks: communities and mobility or resilience to natural disasters. Application deadline July 1, 2020.


Research trial in innovative cover crop management strategies from North Jersey RC&D. Eligible parties include any farmer with at least one year of experience using cover crops. Farmers will need to be NRCS EQIP eligible and have records on file with FSA. Application deadline July 1, 2020.


6 fellowships in various research lines including climate model initialization and mineral dust from Barcelona Supercomputing Center (Spain). Application deadline July 14, 2020.


New Jersey Association for Floodplain Management (NJAFM) offers scholarships for local officials and others  to attend the Association of State Floodplain Managers (ASFPM) National Conference. Conference will be delivered virtually on June 9-11, 2020. Contact Maria DiSalvatore at awards[at]njafm.org by May 18, 2020.


PhD position in assessment and reconstruction of the large-scale vertical velocities field of the global open ocean thermocline at Sorbonne University (France). To apply, mail CV, statement of interest, and the names of two references to alban.lazar[at]upmc.fr. Application deadline mid-May, 2020.


6 PhD positions in Science and Management of Climate Change at Ca' Foscari


University of Venice (Italy). Application deadline May 27, 2020.


Program Analyst in the Division of Integrative Organismal Systems at the National Science Foundation. Application deadline May 27, 2020.


Grant opportunity from US Department of the Interior,  Bureau of Land Management to assist with the conservation of various species. For non-profits, institutions of higher education and county, city, state and township governments. Application deadline June 1, 2020.


Post-Doctoral Opportunity: Estuarine Sedimentation to Support Tidal Restoration, Cape Cod, Massachusetts.  Application deadline June 19, 2020.


Doctoral and Post-doctoral ($25K) Research Scholarship from Mid-Atlantic States Section of the Air and Waste Management Association (MASS-A&WMA) to support research on air quality, air pollution, the atmosphere, or any other closely related topic related to the region by  researchers in the region (DE, NJ, most of NY, and eastern PA).  Application deadline June 30, 2020


Postdoctoral position in interactions across scales shaping frontal weather extremes in a changing climate at University of Graz (Austria). Application deadline June 7, 2020.


Postdoctoral Research Scientist to investigate the mechanism underlying Arctic climate change and polar amplification at Columbia University. [Posted April 30, 2020]


Postdoctoral position to investigate self-organisation of deep convection in the CNRM climate model at Centre National de Recherches (France). Application deadline May 31, 2020.


PhD positions in climate downscaling, oceanography and ocean predictions at University of Bologna (Italy). Application deadline May 21, 2020.


Postdoctoral Scientist/Research Scientist positions in climate model development and performing systematic comparisons between statistical models at Justus-Liebig-University Giessen (Germany). To apply, email 1 page motivation letter, CV, two references and copies of Master diploma to elena.xoplaki(at)geogr.uni-giessen.de with application number 253/Z by June 4, 2020.


Postdoctoral position in Statistical Data Science on Ensemble Postprocessing for High-Impact Events at University of Bern (Switzerland). More information here. To apply, email CV, motivation letter and references to david.ginsbourger(at)stat.unibe.ch and johanna.ziegel(at)stat.unibe.ch. [Posted May 3, 2020]


Predoctoral and postdoctoral researchers in climate, air pollution, and environmental epidemiology at Barcelona Institute for Public Health (Spain). [Posted May 3, 2020]


PhD position in climate and agricultural modeling at Rutgers University Atmospheric Science Graduate Program, for the project Environmental and Human Impacts of Nuclear War. To apply, email CV, cover letter, unofficial transcripts, unofficial GRE scores, and 3 references in a single document to robock(at)envsci.rutgers.edu. [Posted May 3, 2020]


Research and Development Manager in computational earth science at Los AlamosNational Laboratory (New Mexico). [Posted May 3, 2020]


Individual Research Fellowship at Euro-Mediterranean Centre on Climate Change Foundation (Italy). Application deadline May 31, 2020.


USDA Funding opportunity in Crop Protection and Pest Management for colleges and universities addressing issues related to pests and their management using IPM. Application deadline April 27, 2020.


National Science Foundation Grant in Antarctic Research in disciplinary research as well as research that crosses, and integrates, disciplinary perspectives and approaches in the Antarctic and Southern Ocean. Proposals accepted anytime.


PhD position in ice sheet/climate modelling at Laboratoire des Sciences du Climat et l'Environnement (France). To apply, send a detailed CV and motivation letter to christophe.dumas(at)lsce.ipsl.fr. [Posted April 26, 2020] 


Postdoctoral research fellowships in constraining climate change and understanding and modelling cloud feedbacks at the University of Exeter (United Kingdom). [Posted April 26, 2020] 


Research Scientist in climate monitoring and diagnostics at the University of Bonn (Germany). Review of applications will begin on May 4, 2020. 


Physical Scientist at NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information in Asheville, NC. Application deadline May 4, 2020. 


$50,000 CleanTech Impact Challenge presented by the NJ Tech Council CleanTech Alliance. Startup competition for small businesses working in energy innovation. 


PhD position in the assimilation of satellite images of atmospheric concentrations for the monitoring of the CO, NOx and CO2 emissions in France at Laboratoire des Sciences du Climat et de l'Environnement (France). [Posted April 19, 2020] 


PhD positions in subseasonal-to-seasonal prediction at George Mason University starting Fall 2020. To apply send a cover letter, CV, unofficial transcripts, unofficial GRE scores, names and contact information to three professional references to cstan(at)gmu.edu. [Posted April 19, 2020] 


10 PhD positions within the Sino-German Research Training Group "Geo-ecosystems in Transition on the Tibetan Plateau" at TU Braunschweig (Germany). Positions in sediment fluxes, carbon fluxes, water fluxes and water quality, and human dimensions of climate change. Application deadline May 31, 2020. 


Postdoctoral Fellow Position in Volcanic Eruptions and Climate at the Université du Quebec à Montreal. Application deadline April 30, 2020. 


Ice Fracture Modeller (post-doctoral physical scientist) at the British Antarctic Survey in Cambridge, UK. Application deadline May 10, 2020. 


Two postdoc positions in modelling plant-environment and soil-plant interactions at the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences. Application deadline May 12, 2020. 


Assistant Programmer (summer co-op) and Postdoctoral Scientist in Salmon Population Risk Assessment at Pacific Climate Impacts Consortium. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. [Posted April 19, 2020]  


Research Scientist position in vegetation-climate interactions/global carbon cycle studies at the Institute for Geography at The Augsberg University (Germany). To apply, send a cover letter, CV, copies of scientific degrees, and the names and contact information of two references in a single PDF to sekretariat-phygeo(at)geo.uni-augsburg.de. Application deadline May 30, 2020. 


Jersey Water Works Program Manager at New Jersey Future in Trenton, NJ.  [Posted April 19, 2020]  


Call for Papers for Special Issue on Climate Change and Mental Health in Clinical Social Work Journal. Submission deadline extended to May 15, 2020.


Wildlife Conservation Society Climate Adaptation Fund Preproposals due April 22, 2020.


Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Global Ideas for U.S. Solutions: Cities Taking Action to Address Health, Equity, and Climate Change. Deadline Extended to May 28, 2020. 


The Climate Adaptation Leadership Awards for Natural Resources is seeking nominations for 2020. Nomination deadline May 15, 2020. 


Deputy Assistant Director (Directorate for Geosciences) at the National Science Foundation in Alexandria, VA. Application deadline May 5, 2020. 


Senior Associate with the Lenfest Ocean Program in Washington, DC. [Posted April 5, 2020]  


UCAR is now accepting applications for the fourth cohort of Next Generation Fellows. This two-year fellowship for graduate students offers three tracks: Earth System Science; Public Policy; and Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. Applications and reference letters deadline June 30, 2020.


Student Hourly Positions with Rutgers Climate Institute for Academic Year 2020-2021
Rutgers Climate Institute is looking for highly motivated Rutgers students (undergraduate and graduate students are eligible) to fulfill hourly positions beginning this summer and through the 2020-2021 academic year.  One position is for webmaster, requiring proficiency with JOOMLA Content Management System or a demonstrated ability to pick it up quickly.  Other positions center on developing website, social media and promotional content; website and social media maintenance; assistance with events and some research. Applicants should demonstrate excellent writing and organizational skills and keen attention to detail. To apply, submit a resume (please identify two references) and a writing sample via email no later than 5:00 PM April 8, 2020  to Dr. Marjorie Kaplan, Associate Director, Rutgers Climate Institute (email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).


Biological Science Administrator (Program Director), National Science Foundation, Antarctic Organisms and Ecosystems Program,  Antarctic Sciences Section, Office of Polar Programs, Directorate for Geosciences.  Application deadline April 27, 2020.


Two Research Fellowship positions in Energy Justice and Transitions with the  Sussex Energy Group, within the Science Policy Research Unit at the University of Sussex Business School.  Application Deadline April 27, 2020. 


Licentiate position on climate-fire interactions at The Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences. Application deadline April 10, 2020. 


Postdoctoral Research Fellow in meteorological and climatological extreme events at the University of Birmingham (UK). Application deadline April 16, 2020. (job posting 95923).  


Postdoctoral position in the variability of the circulation in the Greenland Sea at the Laboratoire d'Océanographie Physique et Spatiale (France). Application deadline April 20, 2020. 


Postdoctoral Scientist in cloudiness and its mesoscale organization in the tropics using large-eddy simulation at the Max Planck Institute for Meteorology (Germany). Application deadline April 30, 2020. 


Associate Professors and Postdoc Researchers in computational fluid dynamics and turbulent flows in environmental systems at Southern University of Science and Technology (China). [Posted March 29, 2020] 


Two PhD positions in the characteristics and development of severe convective storms at Central Michigan University. Application deadline May 10, 2020.


PhD position in computer science and engineering at Clemson University (South Carolina). Student to develop intelligent computing systems for flood forecasting and assessment. To apply, send a statement of interest, resume, and unofficial copy of current transcript in a single PDF to samadi(at)clemson.edu. [Posted March 22, 2020]


PhD program in Science and Management of Climate Change, a joint initiative between Ca’Foscari University of Venice, the Euro-Mediterranean Center on Climate Change (CMCC), and Instituto Nazionale di Oceanografia e Geofisica Sperimentale (OGS). Application deadline April 21, 2020.


Post Doc Research Position in macro-financial systems and the low-carbon transition at RFF-CMCC European Institute on Economics and the Environment in Milan (Italy). Application deadline April 19, 2020.


Professor of Physical Geography with expertise in climate change adaptation and/or mitigation at Maynooth University (Ireland). Applications prioritized from highly qualified female candidate to meet Ireland’s Senior Academic Leadership Initiative and its goal to increase gender equality in higher education. Application deadline June 28, 2020.


Program Coordinator at the Arizona Institute for Resilient Ecosystems and Communities for the University Climate Change Coalition. Applications open until position is filled. [Posted March 22, 2020]


Earth Leadership Program to provide researchers with the skills, approaches, and theoretical frameworks for catalyzing change to address sustainability challenges. Open to mid-career academic environmental scientists from North America. Application deadline May 29, 2020. 


Two-year Source Reduction Assistance (SRA) grants for research, investigation, study, demonstration, education and training using source reduction approaches. Application deadline May 15, 2020.


DOE GFO Solar Energy Technologies Office FY 2020 Funding Program to advance R&D of solar technologies including cyber security, agricultural solar, solar and storage, artifical intelligence. Application deadline May 21, 2020.


Two Postdoctoral Associate Positions in atmospheric science and renewable energy applications at Cornell University. Application deadline May 1, 2020.


American Council on Germany McCloy Fellowships on Global Trends for research in urbanization, climate change and sustainability, technological breakthroughs, and demographics and social change. Open to experts from journalism, the public sector, think tanks, nonprofits, law, and cultural organizations. Application deadline June 1, 2020.


The National Science Foundation invites proposals to establish a Navigating the New Arctic Community Office (NNA-CO). Research projects should improve understanding of Arctic change and its local and global effects. Full proposal deadline June 10, 2020.


Call for Papers of Undergraduate Research and Climate Change for Spring 2021 issue of Scholarship and Practice of Undergraduate Research. Proposal deadline April 7, 2020. 



Tenure-track Assistant Professor in environmental engineering working at the interface of atmospheric science, air quality, and sustainability at Rutgers University. Review of applications will begin on January 15, 2020 with an intended position start date of September 1, 2020. More information here.