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Program Coordinator at New Jersey Future to manage communications, working committees and member relations for Jersey Water Works. [Posted June 2, 2019]

Postdoctoral Research Associate in climate dynamics at the Climate Dynamics Group at Princeton University. [Posted May 26, 2019]

Two Research Fellow positions in the Constraining Uncertainty of Multi Decadal Climate Projections (CONSTRAIN) project investigating radiative forcing and climate emulators and atmospheric circulation at the University of Leeds (UK). Application deadline June 9, 2019.

Postdoctoral Scientist in ocean-atmospheric coupling and climate projections at the Max Planck Institute for Meteorology (Germany). Candidate wil characterize uncertainty in present and future SST patterns and to investigate the mechanisms behind geographical and temporal changes in SST patterns. Application deadline June 15, 2019.

Policy and Science Manager for the Constraining Uncertainty of Multi Decadal Climate Projections (CONSTRAIN) project at the University of Leeds (UK). Application deadline June 9, 2019.    

Postdoctoral Scientist in atmospheric science at ETH Zurich Institute for Atmospheric and Climate Science (Switzerland). Application deadline June 15, 2019.

Marie Sklodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships-Standard European Fellowships administered by the Euro-Mediterranean Centre on Climate Change Foundation. The fellowships support experienced researchers for a full time period between 12 and 24 months. Application deadline June 14, 2019.
Air Pollution Educational and Research Grant Program administered by the Mid-Atlantic States Section of the Air and Waste Management Association (MASS-A&WMA). Full-time doctoral students or post-doctoral researchers in the MASS-A&WMA region (DE, NJ, most of NY, and eastern PA) conducting environmental research on air quality, air pollution, the atmosphere, or any other closely related topic may be eligible. Application deadline June 30, 2019.
Funding from the EPA for Chemical Mechanisms to Address New Challenges in Air Quality Modeling. Application deadline June 24, 2019.
US Forest Service Great Lakes Restoration Initiative grant for green infrastructure, forest health improvement, and coastal wetland enhancement projects in the Great Lakes Basin. Proposal deadline June 28, 2019.

Postdoctoral position in climate change and the global hydrological cycle at UCLA. To apply send a statement of research interests and goals, and a complete CV including contact information for three references to kreich(at)

Funding from Northeast SARE (Sustainable Agriculture Research & Education) in three grant programs: Research and Education, Professional Development, and Research for Novel Approaches in Sustainable Agriculture. Pre-proposal deadline June 25, 2019. Full proposal deadline October 29, 2019.

US Embassy in Jordan Small Grants Annual Program for projects that encourage young people to take action in planning out their studies and identifying employment opportunities, inspire young people to take part in civil society and become more involved in their communities, and support broad-based, inclusive economic growth in Jordan. Open to applicants from the United States and Jordan. Proposal deadline July 15, 2019.

Ice Core Analysis and Techniques PhD school will be held from September 23-28, 2019 at the Center for Ice Climate and Geophysics, Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen, Denmark. Application deadline June 1, 2019.

27th Course in Econometric Climate Time Series Analysis will be held from August 12-16, 2019 in Heckenbeck, Germany. Registration deadline August 2, 2019.

Coastal Science Specialist
Hourly Position
June-November 2019
The Nature Conservancy Of New Jersey
Location: Delmont, NJ

Coastal Restoration Internship
June - September 2019 (unpaid)
The Nature Conservancy of New Jersey
Location: Cape May and Cumberland County, NJ

Coastal Restoration Technician Hourly Position
June - September 2019
The Nature Conservancy of New Jersey
Location: Delmont, NJ

14th Workshop on Antarctic Meteorology and Climate will be held from June 25-27, 2019 in Charleston, South Carolina. Registration and extended abstract deadline May 30, 2019.

Funding available from Earthwatch for research projects that produce rigorous, relevant, and impactful science, address global change, and actively involve citizen-scientist participants. to begin in 2021. Projects to start in 2021. Pre-proposal deadline June 9, 2019.

Ray C. Anderson Foundation NextGen 2019 Grant for new or existing programs that will help to reduce global warming, whether through direct carbon avoidance, climate communication, climate education, industry engagement, or otherwise. Proposal deadline July 21, 2019.
Postdoctoral positions in climate/ocean physics and machine learning at NYU Courant Institute. Project topics include assessing the predictability of climate phenomena, improving subgrid-scale parameterizations, the inference of climate variables/processes from sparse data (e.g. paleoproxy or satellite data), uncertainty quantification to ensemble simulations. Application deadline June 30, 2019.

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.

NSF/USDA NIFA Initiative Supporting Research at the Intersection of Agricultural Science, Big Data, Informatics, and Smart Communities:
Cyber Physical Systems : Deadlines:  Small and Medium submit April 1-12, 2019;Frontier Proposal submit September 12th - 26th
Information and Intelligent Systems: Deadlines: Small submit October 31,- November 14, 2019; Medium submit September 9-16, 2019; Large submit September 18-25, 2019.
Small and Connected Communities: LOI submit August 6, 2019; full proposal  September 6, 2019.

Resilience in Rapidly Changing Arctic Systems, Belmont Forum, Submission Deadline June 14, 2019.

Sixth International Summer School on Geoengineering Governance, August 5-11, 2019, Banff, Canada. For graduate students and early-career researchers. Sponsored by The Emmett Institute on Climate Change and the Environment, UCLA School of Law.

MS student in a flood modeling project sponsored by the National Science Foundation at the University of South Carolina. To apply send a statement of interest that includes academic status and expected graduation date, list of courses, brief description of prior research experiences and relevant work experiences, motivation for participating, expected personal gains, and career plans after graduation; resume, and unofficial copy of current transcript as a single PDF to samadi(at) Application deadline July 1, 2019.

Climate Data Analyst in Climate Analysis and Monitoring at Pacific Climate Impacts Consortium (Canada). Application open until position is filled.

The NextGen Consortium and Challenge opens in September 2018. Led by Starbucks and McDonald’s, the challenge aims to identify and commercialize existing and future recovery solutions for environmentally friendly single-use hot and cold paper cups, ensure single-use cups are recaptured with the highest material value through recycling and/or composting, minimize raw material use, and encourage reusability.

User Engagement and Training Specialist at the Pacific Climate Impacts Consortium (Canada).