2019

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 […]

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* […]

Free Statistical Consulting for Students, Faculty, and Staff

Free Statistical Consulting for Students, Faculty, and Staff

Free Statistical Consultation: November 2019 Call The Statistics Department offers several types of free statistical consultation, via STAT 450/550, SOS, and STAT 551, as follows: STAT 450/550: Term 2 only, open to anyone, via students in STAT 450/STAT 550 mentored by faculty; accepting projects for Term 2 2019-20 from now until Jan 17 SOS (Statistical Opportunity […]

2020/21 Northern Scientific Training Program (NSTP) – Call for Applications

2020/21 Northern Scientific Training Program (NSTP) – Call for Applications

2020/21 Northern Scientific Training Program (NSTP) We are pleased to advise you that the 2020/21 Northern Scientific Training Program is now open for applications. The NSTP supports student research in the North by supplying supplementary funds to offset the additional costs of Northern research. Before completing the application, students and professors must review the NSTP program […]

GPS Update: Leveraging your Strengths to Strategize for Success + Designing to Succeed in Graduate School and Beyond + More!

GPS Update: Leveraging your Strengths to Strategize for Success + Designing to Succeed in Graduate School and Beyond + More!

Registration is now open for: Leveraging your Strengths to Strategize for Success | Nov 14 | (includes a free code to complete your online Strengths Assessment) In- Person: 10 am – 12 pm | Webinar: 1 – 2:30 pm Designing to Succeed in Graduate School and Beyond | Nov 21 | In- Person: 9:30 am […]

MA/MS/PhD Opportunity at the University of Oklahoma

MA/MS/PhD Opportunity at the University of Oklahoma

MA/MS/PhD opportunity: Geographies of Just Transitions The Department of Geography and Environmental Sustainability at the University of Oklahoma seeks applicants for a fully-funded MA/MS/PhD study in the area of sustainability and equity starting in August 2020. The successful candidate will have a demonstrated capacity for conducting original research, and a commitment to interdisciplinary approaches and […]

Recruiting a new PhD student at University of Minnesota

Recruiting a new PhD student at University of Minnesota

Graduate Assistantship: Strategies for changing environmental policy Dr. Forrest Fleischman is recruiting a new PhD student to begin in fall 2020. The goals of this research are (a) to understand the conditions under which different advocacy strategies are effective for different kinds of actors, and (b) to develop training programs within the university and beyond […]