Jobs / Internships / Academic, Professional & Funding Opportunities / Competitions

Click here for more information on Fellowships and Internships.

PhD position in the geometric and spatial structure of cumulus cloud populations at the University of Cologne (Germany). Application deadline December 15, 2019.

MS or PhD student position in modeling terrestrial ecosystems to explore effects of insect disturbance on carbon dynamics, in concert with data from the NJ at Lehigh University (Pennsylvania). Application deadline January 1, 2020.

Research Assistant in scale interactions in the atmosphere at Free University of Berlin (Germany). Application deadline December 30, 2019.


MS or PHD student in current and future sustainability of irrigated agriculture in the United States at Dartmouth College (New Hampshire). Application deadline January 15, 2020.

PhD position in the interdisciplinary research project Snow2Rain at the University of Graz (Austria). Project aims to bring together Traditional Ecological Knowledge with natural science snow observations and analysis in order to explore the benefit of their synergies. Application deadline December 15, 2019. 

PhD positions in climate physics at Oxford University (England). Application deadline January 24, 2020.

Geoscience Future Faculty Postdoctoral Research Associate Fellowship in interdisciplinary research at Texas A&M University. Review of applications will begin January 6, 2020.

Researcher in big earth observation data science at Eurac Research (Italy). Application deadline December 15, 2019.

Geographer (Program Director) at the National Science Foundation in Alexandria, VA. Application deadline December 20, 2019.

Senior Scientist in climate change in mountain regions at the University of Graz (Austria). Application deadline December 4, 2019.

Physical Oceanographer at the British Antarctic Survey in Cambridge. Application deadline December 15, 2019.

Grants from the EPA Environmental Justice Collaborative Problem-Solving (EJCPS) Cooperative Agreement Program. Application deadline February 7, 2020.

Annie’s Project: Farming in New Jersey’s Cities and the Urban Fringe workshop will be held December 2019-January 2020 with the New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station. Workshop will provide production and business management training and skills to new and aspiring women farmers and military veterans farming in urban areas and address the unique challenges they face. Registration deadline December 2, 2019.

Carolinas Integrated Sciences & Assessments (CISA) Research Associate at the University of South Carolina to enhance the team’s efforts to provide timely and relevant climate-related information and resources. Application deadline December 2, 2019.

Postdoctoral Fellow in physical oceanography to research Antarctic circumpolar current dynamics at the University of Tasmania (Australia). Application deadline December 5, 2019.

Postdoctoral Physical Scientist in ice-sheet/ocean modelling at the British Antarctic Survey. Application deadline December 8, 2019.

PhD and Postdoc positions in coping with climate related uncertainties at the University of Hamburg (Germany). Application deadline December 15, 2019.

Nominations for New York City Panel on Climate Change
New York City Panel on Climate Change (NPCC) is seeking nominations for  authoritative, representative, and diverse scholars and scientists committed to New York City’s longstanding climate response. Nomination deadline January 6, 2020.

International Geobiology Course on the co-evolution of the Earth and its biosphere will be held from June 14-July 18, 2020 at Caltech. Application deadline February 3, 2020. 

NSF Frontier Research in Earth Sciences. Full proposal deadline February 5, 2020.

2021 Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship to match graduate students interested in ocean, coastal and Great Lakes resources with host agencies in Washington DC. Applicants must be a student enrolled towards a degree in a graduate program as of application close date. Application deadline February 21, 2020.

PhD positions to begin Fall 2020 in the Department of Geography at the University of Connecticut. Application deadline February 1, 2020; applicants are encouraged to submit by December 15, 2019 to be considered for funding.

Postdoctoral Research Assistant in observational constraints on aerosol-cloud interactions at the University of Oxford (England). Application deadline December 18, 2019.

Physical Scientist (Program Director) at the National Science Foundation in Alexandria, Virginia for the Materials to Revolutionize and Engineer our Future (DMREF) program. Application deadline November 18, 2019. 

Coastal Resilience Specialist at North Carolina State University. Position will develop extension programming that helps North Carolina coastal communities identify actionable steps that can be taken to reduce vulnerability to natural hazards. Review of applications will begin October 21, 2019 and continue until the position is filled. 

Air Resources Technician at the California Air Resources Board. Application deadline October 29, 2019. [Posted October 20, 2019] 

Executive Director at the Desert Research Institute Division of Atmospheric Sciences.

Graduate Student position in historical climatology at the University of South Carolina. Application deadline January 15, 2020.

National Offshore Wind Research and Development Consortium funding opportunity from the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority. Proposals should focus on new solutions that remove barriers and address issues essential for cost reduction, deployment, and industry growth specific to offshore wind regions of the US. Proposal deadline December 31, 2019.