Fifth National Climate Assessment - Call for Author Nominations & Technical Inputs

Opportunity Type: Other

The U.S. Global Change Research Program (USGCRP) is pleased to announce that the call for author nominations and technical inputs for the Fifth National Climate Assessment (NCA5) is now open. Please refer to the Federal Register Notice for a full description of the call.

Prospective authors nominated through this process may be invited to serve as Chapter Lead Authors, Authors, or Technical Contributors to NCA5. For more information on author roles, see

Nominations are sought for authors with relevant subject matter expertise and backgrounds in the natural or social sciences. We encourage participation from all non-governmental sectors as well as federal employees. Individuals interested in being considered for chapter leadership positions should have experience with leading collaborative teams under deadlines. Please submit all nominations by 11:59 PM ET on Nov. 14, 2020

In addition, USGCRP is seeking submissions of relevant scientific and/or technical publications, including peer-reviewed and published literature (or literature that has been accepted for publication), as well as regional and topical information and information for cross-cutting or new topics since the previous assessment.