2015

Ph.D. Research Opportunity in Health and Environment at Penn State University

Dr. Brian King (Department of Geography, Penn State University) is recruiting a Ph.D. student beginning in August 2016 to work on health and environment research. The student will need to pursue a Ph.D. in geography at Penn State, and will hold a Research Assistant (RA) position in their first year (academic year 2016 – 2017). Subsequent […]

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Conservation Science and in Quantitative Ecology and/or Evolution: at Imperial College London, Silwood

The closing date for both positions is the *4th of December 2015*.   Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Conservation Science:   http://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/AMG860/lecturer-senior-lecturer-in-conservation-science/   Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Quantitative Ecology and/or Evolution:   http://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/AMG866/lecturer-senior-lecturer-in-quantitative-ecology-and-or-evolution/

Summer job opportunity: Breakthrough Institute in California

Breakthrough Institute Summer Fellowship 2016 Paid ($500/week) Summer Term of 10 weeks (June – August) Location: Oakland, California Eligibility: Recent college graduate or postgraduate students; any nationality; must have a demonstrated interest in one of our three program areas (Energy, Conservation, and Innovation). Breakthrough also offers limited scholarships to those with Masters degrees or higher […]

Postdoc opportunity — microgrids, distributed energy, resiliency

Nathan Johnson is expanding research in microgrids, distributed energy systems, and resiliency for both on-grid and off-grid applications. The attached announcement outlines a postdoc opportunity to co-lead that section of research with his lab. Please circulate this announcement within your networks of recent and forthcoming PhD graduates. His plan is for the individual to work 50% in resiliency […]

Coastal Stewardship Network Training Coordinator

Job posting for the Coastal Stewardship Network Training Coordinator. Click here for more information.

PhD + Post-Doc positions for ERC project on environmental gentrification/exclusion in US and EU cities, based in Barcelona, Spain

See below new openings for critical researchers in relation to an ERC-funded project based In Barcelona, Spain. Post summaries are provided below. Email: Isabelle.Anguelovski@uab.cat. for full details and informal inquiries.                    GREEN LULUs Green Locally Unwanted Land Uses       3-4 X PhD Studentships:4 year stipend and payment of academic tuition  – Deadline Dec. 2, 2015. Start Date […]

Graduate Assistantships / Fellowships at Michigan State University (MSU)

Graduate Assistantships/Fellowships   Graduate assistantships/fellowships are available for outstanding self-motivated students to conduct innovative and high-impact research at the Center for Systems Integration and Sustainability (CSIS) at Michigan State University (MSU).   With support from the U.S. National Science Foundation and other funding sources, research topics may include  sustainability science, coupled human and natural systems, biodiversity conservation, ecosystem services, human well-being, land […]

Post-doc in energy humanities at rice

The Humanities Research Center, in collaboration with the Center for Energy and Environmental Research in the Human Sciences (CENHS), will host a two-year residential postdoctoral fellowship at Rice University for outstanding junior scholars in the emergent field of energy humanities. The program is designed to encourage interdisciplinary teaching and research, facilitate new research communities at […]

Post-Doctoral Scientist & Grad Student Positions – CATTLE, SOY, & DEFORESTATION IN BRAZIL: The University of Wisconsin-Madison

There is an opening for a Post-doctoral Research Scientist to join the Gibbs Land Use and Environment Lab (GLUE) in early 2016, as part of a new grant focussed on soy, cattle, and land-use change in the Brazilian Amazon.  We also have two fully-funded graduate student positions available starting in Fall 2016.  We have a diverse and growing […]

Call for MA/PhD assistantship: Feminist & Critical Race perspectives on African globalization

Department of Geography and the Environment, University of Texas at Austin   The Department of Geography and the Environment at the University of Texas, Austin is currently accepting applications for our graduate program. Amongst these, there is one funded MA/doctoral research assistantship available to work with Dr Caroline Faria on an NSF funded project titled […]