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Climate Modeling Position as a global climate modeler at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. More information here. (Posted November 12, 2017)

PhD Opportunity for developing a framework for seamless prediction of sub- seasonal to seasonal extreme precipitation events in the United States at the School of Meteorology at the University of Oklahoma. If interested, contact mrichman(at)ou.edu and jfurtado(at)ou.edu and include your CV, academic transcript and a short statement of interest. (Posted November 12, 2017)

PhD Opportunities to work on projects with a climate theme at the University of Cambridge, UK. More information on projects here. If interested email ew428(at)cam.ac.uk.(Posted November 12, 2017).

Science Research Mentoring Program Manager Position with the American Museum of Natural History. More information here. (Posted November 12, 2017)

Assistant Professor Position with experience across all areas of atmospheric science, with special consideration given to candidates whose research interests encompass extreme events of weather and climate that can impact energy, water, landscape, and/or health at Pennsylvania State University. Application review begins December 1, 2017. More information here.


PhD Position to work in a multi-disciplinary environment on climate change and impact assessment problems at University of California- Merced. If interested contact awesterling(at)ucmerced.edu. (Posted November 5, 2017)

Two Postdoctoral Positions in the climate programme of the National Centre for Atmospheric Science, Department of Meteorology, University of Reading, UK. Application deadline December 3, 2017. More information here.

PhD Student Opportunity in climate modeling projects focused on investigating the effects of natural and anthropogenic land surface changes and climate and water resources at San Diego State University & University of California-Santa Barbara. Email unofficial transcripts, curriculum vitae, GRE score, information of three references and a brief personal statement that highlight skills relevant to the position to fdesales(at)mail.sdsu.edu by December 15, 2017.

Project Manager, Postdoctoral Fellow, and PhD Student Positions in South American Paleoclimate Research at the University of Albany. For all three positions email letter of application, CV, and contact information of three references to mvuille(at)albany.edu by January 15, 2017. More information here.

USDA Forest Service, Northern Research Station and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey are now accepting applications for the 2018 Center for Resilient Landscapes Fellowship Application. Application deadline December 15, 2017. More information here.

NW Climate Science Center Communications Manager Position at the University of Washington. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. More information here. (Posted November 6, 2017)

PhD student sought on land atmosphere coupling in the Department of Biogeochemical Integration at the Max Planck Institute in Germany. Email application including CV, motivation letter, and information of two references to rene.orth(at)bgc-jena.mpg.de. More information here. (Posted October 30, 2017)

PhD student positions in climate sciences at the University of California Santa- Barbara. Application deadline December 15, 2017. More information here or contact cjones(at)eri.ucsb.edu.

PhD and M.S. student positions in climate variability & modeling, surface atmosphere interactions & high latitude climate, hydro climatology or paleoceanography & climate reconstructions at Texas A&M University. Application deadline January 1, 2018. More information here.

Post-Doctoral or Programmer Position in climate modeling and regional scale dust load forecasting using the Advanced Research WRF Model at Ben Gurion University in Israel. Email CV, statement of research experience and interests, academic transcript, web link for previous research products, and information of two references to ikloog(at)bgu.ac.il. (Posted October 30, 2017)

PhD student position at the Ice Core Laboratory at the University of Rochester. More information here. (Posted October 30, 2017)

Tenure Track Faculty position in climate science at Harvard University. More information about the position email phuybers(at)fas.harvard.edu or keutsch(at)seas.harvard.edu. More information about application process email kmccloskey(at)fas.harvard.edu. (Posted October 30, 2017)

Postdoctoral/ Research Fellow Position to lead the development of a regional configuration of the ocean circulation model for Numerical Ocean Modeling and Forecasting at the Tropical Marine Science Institute, National University of Singapore. To apply email cover letter, CV, and information of three references tmspt(at)nus.edu.sg [posted October 23, 2017]

Tenure Track Assistant Professor in atmospheric science with research specialty in climate science in the Department of Geography and Atmospheric Science at the University of Kansas. Application review begins December 15, 2017. More information here.

Division Head Position with focus on remote sensing of earth or planetary atmospheres at the University of Bern, Switzerland. Application deadline December 15, 2017. Email curriculum vitae, research synopsis, list of publications, outline of teaching experience, information of three references, and a questionnaire to info(at)iap.unibe.ch.

Postdoctoral Position at the University of Albany to help predict current and future human risk of infection with vector borne pathogens in the Northeast and the US. More information here. For additional information email oelisontimm(at)albany.edu. 

Postdoctoral Researcher position  in snow estimation under a vegetarion gradient using SnowEx remote sensing data at University of Leuven (Belgium). Application deadline November 20,2017. More information and apply here.

Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) released  Solar Desalination Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) for low-cost, high-efficiency desalination technologies. Concept paper deadline December 4, 2017. More information pdf here.  (494 KB)

Postdoctoral Position in improving community resilience from flood disasters with the Consortium of Universities for the Advance of Hydrologic Science. Application deadline November 17, 2017. More information and apply here.

MSc Research Assistantship position at the University of British Columbia, working with greenhouse gas fluxes in the root zone of agricultural soils using chamber and gradient technique. To apply, send a CV, a cover letter stating previous experience, interest in this specific position and future goals, and names of at least two references to andrew.black(at)ubc.ca.

Resources for the Future (RFF) accepting applications for the first Molly K. Macauley Award for Research Innovation and Advanced Analytics for Policy. Up to $100,000 is available to fund research that quantifies the value of using Earth observations to improve decisions about human health, air quality, water resources, ecosystem services, natural disasters, food security and agriculture, wildland fires, energy, urban development, and transportation and infrastructure. Preproposal deadline December 5, 2017. More information and apply here.

PhD Student Position in Climate Modeling at urban and regional scale with Ben Gurion University of the Negev in Beer Sheva, Israel. To apply send a single PDF including CV, statement of research experience and interests, transcript, link to masters thesis, and 2+ references to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Postdoctoral Position available in climate variability at local scale using observations and simulations at the LATMOS in Guyancourt, France. Application including curriculum vitae, statement of research interests and the contact information of two references should be emailed to marjolaine.chiriaco(at)latmos.ipsl.fr.

MS Graduate Assistantship available in physical oceanography and climate dynamics in the Department of Physical and Environmental Sciences at Texas A&M University. Email tshinoda(at)tamucc.edu for any inquiries. More information here.

PhD Studentship available on cold surges over western Europe: mechanisms underlying variability and change at Durham University, United Kingdom. More information here.

Postdoctoral Position available in biology, oceanography, geology and geophysics at the Alfred Wegener Institute Centre for Polar and Marine Research in Bremerhaven, Germany. For more information email Thomas.jung(at)awi.de.

Postdoctoral Fellowship Position available in land-atmosphere interactions in cold environments at the University of Oslo (Norway). More information here.

Postdoctoral Fellowship position available in land atmosphere earth system modeling at Cornell University in Ithaca, NY. Applications will be accepted until the role is filled. Email application to pgh25(at)cornell.edu.

Postdoctoral Position available in satellite based data assimilation for soil moisture estimation at KU Leuven, Belgium. Apply here.

Visiting Scientist Software Engineer/ Programmer Position available to focus on development of an experimental service for disseminating observational and short-range oceanographic forecast guidance in a format usable by electronic navigation systems for testing by commercial partners at the NOAA Office of Coast Survey in Silver Spring, Maryland. Email application and further questions to cpaess-apply(at)ucar.edu.

Post-Doctoral Position available for the Representation of the convective boundary-layer dynamics: use of an automatic tuning tool in the 1D/LES framework to improve parameterizations at the CNRM in France. For more information email fleur.couvreux(at)meteo.fr.

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