Durham, North Carolina, United States, RTI Headquarters (RTP Area)
RTI International seeks a prospect for the Climate Impacts Internship within the Center for Applied Economics and Strategy in the Social, Statistical, and Environmental Sciences unit.
The JV8 Central Grasslands Conservation Initiative (JV8) seeks a leader with demonstrated abilities to grow and manage a large innovative partnership by serving as the Conservation Director for the initiative. We are looking for an experienced, highly-motivated, self-starting, partnership-oriented individual.
The Pew Charitable Trusts uses data to make a difference. For more than 70 years, we have focused on serving the public, invigorating civic life, conducting nonpartisan research, advancing effective public policies and practices, and achieving tangible results. Through rigorous inquiry and knowledge sharing, we inform and engage public-spirited citizens and organizations, linking diverse interests to pursue common cause.
The ACDI is happy to share three exciting opportunities to join the recently launched, South Africa / Flanders Climate Adaptation Research and Training Partnership (SAF-ADAPT)
Founded in 1936, the National Wildlife Federation (NWF or Federation) is America's largest and most trusted grassroots conservation organization with 52 state/territorial affiliates and more than six million members and supporters, including hunters, anglers, gardeners, birders, hikers, campers, paddlers, and outdoor enthusiasts of all stripes.
In partnership with the Gulf of Mexico Alliance (GOMA) and the American Society of Adaptation Professionals (ASAP), the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is pleased to offer a new online course in climate adaptation for natural resource managers working in the United States Gulf Coast region. This interactive, web-based course is intended to equip conservation professionals with the necessary knowledge to carry out critical conservation work in a time of uncertainty and change.
This AmeriCorps VISTA position is a great opportunity for a highly motivated person to work with communities to increase their capacity to adapt to the impacts of climate change. Rural Alaska Native communities imminently threatened by environmental hazards currently have limited access to the information and resources needed to mitigate those hazards. Furthermore, stories and information from communities rarely reach decision-makers.
Have you organized or facilitated a place-based climate adaptation workshop?
EcoAdapt and Virginia Tech are conducting a National Science Foundation-funded study aimed at enhancing the quality of climate adaptation workshops in the United States. One aspect of this study is to survey participants in past workshops about what they found most valuable about the workshop and its outcomes. Aggregate results will be shared broadly. Participant identities will remain confidential.
The Department of Environmental Sciences at Emory University seeks applications for a Postdoctoral Research Fellow position in Agricultural Data Science. The Postdoctoral Research Fellow will join an interdisciplinary and trans-institutional project integrating big geospatial data with qualitative data to model and understand the interactions between climate, land use, and agroecological outcomes. The Postdoctoral Research Fellow will be mentored by Dr. Emily Burchfield who has teaching and research interests in sustainable food systems, data science, and geospatial analysis.
Letters of Intent: May 18, 2020 - 5 PM PT
Full Proposals: June 15, 2020 - 5 PM PT
This year we are soliciting applications for Special Focus Awards of 1-year duration, with a maximum budget of $60,000 (to include indirect costs, if any). Proposals must and can only be submitted by, and support the research of, a new faculty member (see below) employed at a California-based university to address any area of interest to California Sea Grant.
Los Angeles, CA
Kleinfelder has been connecting great people to the best work since 1961. We are engineers, architects, scientists, and construction professionals providing solutions that improve our clients’ transportation, building, water, energy, and other infrastructure. As a responsive, cross-disciplinary team of bright, curious, and innovative problem-solvers, we are dedicated to doing the right thing, every day, on every project from over 60 offices in the US, Canada and Australia.
Next review date: Friday, May 8, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.
Deadline: Wednesday, April 22, 2020 at 5:00 p.m.
The Governor's Office of Planning and Research (OPR) / Strategic Growth Council (SGC) invites you to review and respond to the Request For Proposal (RFP) #SGC19116, titled, "Transformative Climate Communities (TCC) Program Round 2 Implementation Grant Technical Assistance."
Climate Response: Costs and Financing (ES 5850, Section A)
Dates: May 3 – 30, 2020, 4 weekly asynchronous online lessons
Online Attendance: No set times are required for online attendance. Students may complete the assignments at their own pace and schedule within each week. Students will have the opportunity to interface with experts in the field of climate change when they present as guest speakers. However, students may watch video recordings of the guests if they can not attend the live online presentations.