Human-Environment Systems Research Sabbatical Program

Human-Environment Systems (HES), in the College of Innovation and Design at Boise State University, invites applications for our research sabbatical program. This program supports sabbatical experiences engaging with the HES research community in collaborative research in integrated social and biophysical sciences. Awards of $25,000 will support sabbaticals in residence with the Human-Environment Systems program at [...]

By |2018-10-30T16:06:17+00:00October 30th, 2018|Categories: Opportunities|Tags: |

WMO High Mountain Summit

Geneva, Switzerland, 25-27 February 2019 More info: https://highmountainsummit.wmo.int/en SUMMIT OVERVIEW There is increasing recognition of the fundamental role played by the mountain cryosphere (glaciers, snow, permafrost) and critical ecosystems at high altitudes (such as páramo systems in the tropics) in providing and regulating freshwater resources, while also contributing to hazards in mountain environments. Natural hazards have cascading [...]

By |2018-10-30T10:26:01+00:00October 30th, 2018|Categories: Opportunities|Tags: |

Ecosystem Services Partnership Regional Conference Africa 2019

Togo, Africa, 4th to 8th February 2019 More info: https://www.espconference.org/africa2019 Management of Ecosystem Services for Nature Conservation and Human Wellbeing in Africa" The Ecosystem Services Partnership (ESP) organizes regional conferences every other year. This year Togo is hosting the Africa regional conference. This conference is organized to draw attention to the key role ecosystems are playing in the [...]

By |2018-10-30T10:20:37+00:00October 30th, 2018|Categories: Opportunities|Tags: |

16th Swiss Geoscience Meeting

University of Bern, Switzerland,  30th November to 1st December 2018 More info: https://geoscience-meeting.ch/sgm2018/   The Institute of Geography and the Institute of Geological Sciences of the University of Bern, as well as the Platform Geosciences of the Swiss Academy of Sciences (SCNAT) cordially invite you to participate in the 16th Swiss Geoscience Meeting to be held on Friday, [...]

By |2018-10-30T10:09:38+00:00October 30th, 2018|Categories: Opportunities|Tags: |

Postdoctoral Research Associate – Biodiversity and Conservation Science/ or Environmental Governance

The Bridging Biodiversity and Conservation Science (BBCS) program—an interdisciplinary research incubator at the University of Arizona moving into Year 2 of its operation—invites applications for two, one-year postdoctoral research positions. The new postdocs will join a cohort comprising two continuing postdocs hired in Year 1. One of the new positions will focus on Biodiversity & [...]

By |2018-10-20T10:15:30+00:00October 20th, 2018|Categories: Opportunities, Uncategorized|Tags: |

2nd International Conference Mountains 2018

Mountains 2018 will take place on 10 to 14 December 2018, in Nova Friburgo, Rio de Janeiro State, Brazil.  It will comprise two events: the III Workshop on Sustainable Development in Mountain Environments, and the II International Conference on Research for Sustainable Development in Mountain Regions.  Guided field trips to the region’s mountains will take place on 12 [...]

By |2018-10-19T07:27:58+00:00October 19th, 2018|Categories: Opportunities|Tags: , |

The M. Estellie Smith Memorial Fund Award

The M. Estellie Smith Memorial Fund provides graduate student awardees small grants specifically to supplement dissertation fieldwork expenses (typically, $2000) and subsequent travel money to present their findings at the Society for Economic Anthropology annual conference (typically, $500). More info: http://econanthro.org/awards/m-estellie-smith-memorial-fund/ Deadline: 14 December 2018

By |2018-10-01T10:21:32+00:00October 1st, 2018|Categories: Opportunities|Tags: |

Alpine Convention Young Academics Award 2018

This edition of the Alpine Convention Young Academics Award focuses on the issue of "Sustainable water management in the Alps" Students are welcome to submit their Master's theses on the topic of "Sustainable Water Management in the Alps" More info: http://www.alpconv.org The deadline for applications is 31 October 2018

By |2018-10-01T10:18:30+00:00October 1st, 2018|Categories: Opportunities|Tags: |