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IRES welcomes Interim Director Navin Ramankutty

IRES welcomes Interim Director Navin Ramankutty

Please welcome Navin Ramankutty, Interim Director for IRES until July 2019.

September 7th 2018: Your Invitation to FarmAde 2018: Squaredance at the Farm

August 30 2018 We are now the official, sole hosts of FarmAde (16th Annual!) and I am hoping that you can help me let everyone know that we are carrying on the tradition of hosting this beautiful evening of dancing, relaxing and celebration at the farm alive. Please help us spread the word by posting […]

EOAS call for TA’s EOSC 111

August 30 2018 TEACHING ASSISTANTSHIPS EARTH, OCEAN & ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES TERM 1, 2018W   The courses advertised are offered as either in-class or distance education.  Some classes are offered in both formats. The department is hiring for both in-class and distance education. Please note, final course listings for 2018 are pending, the following list is […]

Grant Development Workshop at the University of British Columbia

Aug 30 Canadian Professional Grant Development Workshop Master the techniques of writing superior winning proposals To be held at the: University of British Columbia Vancouver, BC October 9-10, 2018 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Sponsored by: The Grant Training Center This intensive two-day grant proposal workshop is geared towards those who wish to strengthen their […]

UBC Farm Practicum Program Accepting 2019 Applications

August 29 2018 The 2019 UBC Farm Practicum in Sustainable Agriculture is now accepting applications!   The UBC Farm Practicum can be taken as either a six-month (April – October), or as a four-month (April – August), experiential-learning program.  The program is part-time (approximately 20 hours per week), and is designed for aspiring farmers, urban gardeners, environmental […]

BioTAP – TA training available

August 28 2018 Please see below a link to BioTAP a TA Professional training program.   If you are expecting to TA in the upcoming year it is advisable to attend these free workshops.   Please Note: It is mandatory for first time TAs to attend a TA orientation and this orientation on […]

Dartmouth society of fellows postdoc applications

August 28 2018 These fellowships foster the academic careers of scholars who have recently received their Ph.D. degrees, by permitting them to pursue their research while gaining mentored experience as teachers and members of the departments and/or programs in which they are housed. We seek candidates who are prepared to initiate their next post-doctoral project. […]

Post-doc position in marine risk communication

August 28 2018 OCEAN FRONTIER INSTITUTE POSTDOCTORAL FELLOW IN MARINE FORECASTING & RISK COMMUNICATION Applications are invited for a postdoctoral fellowship in marine forecast production, communication, & implementation, funded through the Ocean Frontier Institute ( and based at Memorial University in St. John’s Newfoundland. The successful candidate will join a multidisciplinary team of researchers from […]

GPS Events: Graduate Student Orientation 2018, Doctoral Award Opportunities Workshop/Webinar

August 28 2018   GPS alerts are back after a short summer hiatus.  We wish you all the best for new academic year!  If you have any concerns, questions, or ideas regarding graduate student professional development, please do connect.   Orientation and related welcome events for new graduate students start this Thursday.  An interactive, online […]

Job Opportunity at Lancaster University: Senior Research Associate – N8 AgriFood Knowledge Exchange

August 28 2018 Senior Research Associate – N8 AgriFood Knowledge Exchange Lancaster Environment Centre Salary:   £34,189 to £39,609 Closing Date:   Tuesday 25 September 2018 Interview Date:   Tuesday 09 October 2018 Reference:  A2403 Lancaster University wishes to appoint a Senior Research Associate – N8 AgriFood Knowledge Exchange (KE) who will work within Lancaster University and across […]