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Opportunity in Statistics Research with National Science Foundation

Opportunity in Statistics Research with National Science Foundation

NSF Statistics Research, Analysis & Data Visualization This opportunity is open until filled. Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education is currently accepting applications for an opportunity with the National Science Foundation (NSF), National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics (NCSES). Opportunity includes full-time one year appointment and may be extended contingent upon project needs […]

Postdoctoral Fellowship in Environment and Society at Dartmouth College

Postdoctoral Fellowship in Environment and Society at Dartmouth College

Ecology, Evolution, Environment and Society (EEES) We seek applicants for an independent postdoctoral fellowship in the Ecology, Evolution, Environment and Society (EEES) Graduate Program at Dartmouth College. The ideal candidate will possess a PhD in the social sciences at the time of appointment, with a research focus that addresses the intersection of environment and society through a […]

Two Funded Four Year PhD Positions on Anticipatory Governance & Gaming at Utrecht University

Two Funded Four Year PhD Positions on Anticipatory Governance & Gaming at Utrecht University

Unlocking the potential of simulation gaming for anticipatory governance State and non-state actors around the world are urgently seeking new ways to reach global goals such as global climate change targets and the UN-led Sustainable Development Goals. They need new approaches to ‘anticipatory governance’ – governance that actively considers the future to inform present day […]

Margaret A. Davidson Graduate Fellowship

Margaret A. Davidson Graduate Fellowship

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is pleased to announce an opportunity for graduate students in the social and natural sciences to apply for a two-year Margaret A. Davidson Graduate Fellowship to tackle complex challenges in the nation’s estuaries and coastal communities. The Fellow will work with one of the nation’s 29 National Estuarine Research […]

Vivien M Srivastava Career-mentoring Initiatives – Call for Proposals

In partnership with the Vivien M. Srivastava Memorial Endowment Fund, the Dean sponsors the following career-mentoring workshops hosted by graduate students and post-doctoral fellows for their peers in the Faculty of Science.   Application deadline for proposal submissions: December 2, 2019.   For details and the application process, please visit the Srivastava Workshops websites.   […]

GPS Update: Dealing with Criticism + Grad school, Career Success Plan + more!

  Registration is now open for: Dealing with Criticism: Giving and Receiving Feedback | Tues. Nov. 26 | 1:00 – 4:00 pm | Register here   There are still seats remaining for: Managing Difficult Conversations | Wed. Nov. 13 | 9:00 am – 4:30 pm | Register here Leveraging your Strengths to Strategize for Success* […]

You, Me & CleanBC: A Dialogue for Young Leaders on Climate Action

You, Me & CleanBC: A Dialogue for Young Leaders on Climate Action

You, Me & CleanBC: A Dialogue for Young Leaders on Climate Action Join us for a dialogue about the collective climate action needed in BC and learn more about current youth-led and provincial government-led climate initiatives. Hear directly from young leaders in Metro Vancouver and the Government of British Columbia about what they are doing to take […]

Mitacs Internship Opportunities with Ecotrust Canada’s North Coast Innovation Lab

Mitacs Internship Opportunities with Ecotrust Canada’s North Coast Innovation Lab

Mitacs Internship Opportunities Ecotrust Canada’s North Coast Innovation Lab (NCIL) in Prince Rupert, BC is offering exciting internship opportunities for Master’s students at the University of British Columbia. As the third Cohort of NCIL projects with community partner organizations, these internships are offered in partnership with Mitacs Accelerate and will run for eight (8) months […]

Tainted Water Investigative Event Launch – November 20th, 2019

Tainted Water Investigative Event Launch – November 20th, 2019

Join the UBC School of Journalism to learn more about the Tainted Water project Date: Wednesday, November 20, 2019 Time: 4:30 – 6:00 PM Location: Sing Tao Building 6388 Crescent Road, UBC, Vancouver We are pleased to invite you to the event launch of Tainted Water (#TaintedH2O), an investigation on the quality of Canadian tap water. […]

The Challenge of Strengthening the Social and Environmental Performance of the Mining Industry

The Challenge of Strengthening the Social and Environmental Performance of the Mining Industry

Mining and Minerals Extraction in a New Global Landscape Seminar Series Date: November 20th, 2019 Time: 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Venue: FSC 1005, Forestry Science Centre, 2424 Main Mall, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4 Join this inaugural cross campus seminar series, Mining and Minerals Extraction in a New Global Landscape, for the first seminar in the series, Mining […]