Request for Proposals-Coastal Guardian Watchmen Business Case

TNC Canada and the Coastal Stewardship Network (CSN) are seeking a consultant/consulting team to develop a business case/value proposition that will elevate the dialogue and support for on-the-ground Indigenous stewardship programs across Canada. The application deadline is December 7th, 2015. More information here.

Discussion on carbon metrics and economic valuation of nature

A few weeks ahead of the Paris Climate Summit and in the heat of the debate around ambition, solutions and progress, we would like to invite you to take a step back with us and take time to read and digest two papers that we are launching today that brush climate and environmental policies against […]

Postdoc: Modelling of the land-sea nutrient transfer to the Mediterranean sea, Aix-en-Provence, France

We seek a post-doctoral scientist for the project “Towards an integrated prediction of Land & Sea Responses to global change in the Mediterranean Basin” (LaSeR-Med), which focusses on integrated socio-ecological modelling. The duration of the contract is initially one year, with a possible extension for a second year, depending on the initial results. The post-doc […]

BCCIC seeking two volunteer interns

The BC Council for International Cooperation is currently looking for two volunteer interns to hold the following positions in our Vancouver office :   Volunteer Communications Assistant in Strategic Research & Analysis   BCCIC is looking for a qualified volunteer who will play a key role in assisting the design, implementation, and evaluation of an […]

It’s that time of the year (no, not Halloween): Submissions open for our annual “Blog Your Job Market Paper” series

We are pleased to launch for the fifth year a call for PhD students and others on the job market to blog their job market paper on Development Impact.  We welcome blog posts on anything related to empirical development work, impact evaluation, or measurement. For examples, you can see posts from 2014, 2013 and 2012. We will follow a […]

Call for proposals (Swiss Govt) by pluri-disciplinary research teams on SDG implementation

The SNIS offers project grants for pluri-disciplinary research teams. The project grants run for two years and range from 100’000 to 300’000 Swiss Francs. Project proposals by eligible institutions must qualify as: International studies: Projects carry out research on global issues that are either relevant in the international arena or at least concern multiple countries simultaneously. The SNIS […]

McMaster Mapping the Global Dimensions of Policy Conference 2016

The Department of Political Science at McMaster University, in conjunction with the Research Chair in Public Policy and Globalization and the Institute for Globalization and the Human Condition, is pleased to announce a call for papers for our upcoming conference on 8-9 February 2016. Our deadline of November 6th is fast approaching, and we were […]

GI Study

GI Study

Keen on breakfast and cash?   We are seeking 12 healthy adults to participate in a study measuring the glycemic index of commercial foods.   Where: FNH 160 (WNRC) When: Study visits will take place Mon, Wed and Fri from 7:30am-9:30am running Oct 28th – Nov 13th, 2015   The study involves: Attending 6 fasting study visits […]

Tri-Council and Affiliated Master’s Competitions – Application Deadline: December 1, 2015

Details on the Master’s Tri-Council (SSHRC, NSERC and CIHR) and Affiliated Master’s competitions are found below, please read all details carefully.   **If you are going to apply for any of these competitions, please send me an email to let me know.** You will also need to check the transcript requirements for your competition and […]

2015 Killam Postdoctoral Fellow Prize Award

The Postdoctoral Fellows Office is pleased to announce that the 2015 PDF Killam Prize Award Competition is now open.    As part of UBC’s ongoing efforts to increase the benefits for Postdoctoral Fellows (PDFs), the Postdoctoral Fellows Office (PDFO) is pleased to announce the 2015 Killam PDF Prize, an opportunity to recognize and reward UBC’s […]