Author: Sarah Clem

MPOWIR is currently enrolling new members in mentor groups.  This opportunity is open to all female physical oceanographers in the last year of a U.S. PhD program, a post-doctoral position, or an associate level position.  Don’t miss this opportunity to make …

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Two resources on careers outside of academe: Link for alternative careers for oceanographers (from TOS): http://tos.org/resources/career_profiles.html Book on how to change careers (Fiske’s Put your science to work book published by AGU: https://www.associationsciences.org/agu/books.jsp?web_pack_cd=GESP0532952

Tenure-track faculty position in Physical Oceanography with a strong commitment to multi-disciplinary research The candidate should have a Ph.D. in physical oceanography, preferably post-doctoral research experience, and a strong commitment to the multi-disciplinary study of the physical dynamics which drive …

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Today, White House Council on Women and Girls Executive Director Tina Tchen, White House Office of Science and Technology Policy Director John P. Holdren, and National Science Foundation (NSF) Director Subra Suresh announced the “NSF Career-Life Balance Initiative,” a 10-year …

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https://jobs.uri.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/Welcome_css.jsp Academic Year – Full-time – Tenure-track – Permanent The University of Rhode Island anticipates a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor position beginning September 1, 2012, in coastal geology and the coastal response to climate change. Review of resumes will begin …

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Any qualified student with an ‘.edu’ address can now seek a mentor. The U.S now ranks 27th in the world in the production of graduates in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM), while the global economy increasingly requires engineers and …

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The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) invites applications for two full-time, permanent positions to be filled in the Center for Satellite Applications and Research (STAR), part of NOAA’s National Environmental Satellite Data and Information Service. The positions will be filled at …

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When the Massachusetts Institute of Technology acknowledged 12 years ago that it had discriminated against female professors in “subtle but pervasive” ways, it became a national model for addressing gender inequity. Now, an evaluation of those efforts shows substantial progress …

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Registration for the Early-Career Scientist Development Workshop held in association with the IUGG Assembly in Melbourne, Australia on Monday, 27 June 2011 is now open at: <http://apecs.is/workshops/iugg-2011/2452-register> The application deadline is April 11th, 2011. Participation is free of charge and …

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Marie Tharp Fellowship 2011-2012 ***Application Deadline: March 31, 2011*** Overview: The Earth Institute and Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory at Columbia University invite applications for the Marie Tharp Fellowship 2011-2012. This fellowship is part of a greater EI/LDEO effort at promoting the …

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