Geoscience & Society Summit

18 - 21 March, 2019 - Stockholm, Sweden The Summit aims to create a highly interactive forum for effective cooperation between scientists and users of scientific information to tackle global and local challenges around sustainability of natural resources and systems, global health, and resilience. World-renowned professor of economics and leader in sustainable development, Jeffrey Sachs, director [...]

By |2018-12-17T08:38:00+00:00December 17th, 2018|Categories: Opportunities|Tags: |

23rd Alpine Glaciology Meeting

28 February - 01 March 2019, Universität Innsbruck, Austria The 2019 Alpine Glaciology Meeting (AGM) will be hosted in Innsbruck, Austria. The meeting serves as informal exchange platform for researchers working on snow, glaciers, permafrost and glacial geomorphology in all regions of the world. Oral and poster presentations are welcome, and young researchers are especially [...]

By |2018-12-17T08:34:05+00:00December 17th, 2018|Categories: Opportunities|Tags: |

AAC Research Grants

AAC Research Grants support scientific endeavors in mountains and crags around the world. We fund projects that contribute vital knowledge of our climbing environment, enrich our understanding of global climber impacts and support and improve the health and sustainability of mountain environments and habitats. AAC Research Grants are powered by the National Renewable Energy Lab and Ridgeline [...]

By |2018-12-12T02:46:38+00:00December 12th, 2018|Categories: Opportunities|Tags: |

Assistant Research Scientist – Data Science

Assistant Research Scientist - Data Science - National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center Deadline: Jan 14, 2019 The National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC) seeks applications for an Assistant Research Scientist to lead our Data Science Team. This is a non-tenure track research faculty position through the University of Maryland.  Successful candidates will be located at SESYNC’s facilities [...]

By |2018-12-04T02:22:49+00:00December 4th, 2018|Categories: Opportunities|Tags: |

Special Report on the Ocean and Cryosphere in a Changing Climate – Registration

Register by Jan 4 to submit comments on the IPCC Report on the Ocean and Cryosphere: https://www.ipcc.ch/apps/comments/srocc/sod/register.php Relevant chapters for mountain cryosphere in a changing climate (glaciers, permafrost, snow) include Chapter 2 (High Mountain Areas) and to some extent also Chapter 3 (Polar Regions) and Chapter 6 (Extremes, Abrupt Changes, and Managing Risks), in which [...]

By |2018-11-30T13:54:51+00:00November 30th, 2018|Categories: Opportunities|Tags: |

PhD graduate students – Energy, Environment and Society

PhD graduate students – Energy, Environment and Society | Boise State University The Human-Environment Systems research group at Boise State University will be accepting a cohort of four PhD students for a team-based research project focused at the intersection of energy, environment and society in the western United States. There is an increasing demand for energy in [...]

By |2018-11-30T13:27:48+00:00November 30th, 2018|Categories: Opportunities|Tags: |

ICMSS 2019 : 21st International Conference on Mountain Science and Sustainability

Zurich, Switzerland - January 14-15, 2019 21st International Conference on Mountain Science and Sustainability aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Mountain Science and Sustainability. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to [...]

By |2018-11-07T14:11:31+00:00November 7th, 2018|Categories: Opportunities|Tags: |

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: |