Researcher – Scripps

Researcher, Oceans & Atmosphere Section

The Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO) at the University of California San Diego ( invites applications for one or more full-time Researcher positions to be funded by extramural research grants and contracts in any of the research areas listed below. The Researcher series at SIO parallels the Professor . . . → Read More: Researcher – Scripps

Postdoctoral position – Scripps

Postdoctoral Scholar Scripps Institution of Oceanography Marine Physical Laboratory

Matthew Alford

Description of the Position: Conduct analysis of a dense 3D dataset of moorings and tows resolving hydraulically controlled flows, breaking internal waves, turbulent mixing and other processes in the Samoan Passage, a constriction in the abyssal Pacific Ocean.

Analysis will involve some . . . → Read More: Postdoctoral position – Scripps

Postdoc position – Utrecht University

Job description

Plastic in the ocean is a major problem, but our understanding of the distribution, pathways and fate of the plastic litter is very limited. The project ‘Tracking Of Plastics In Our Seas’, funded by the European Research Council, will create a novel comprehensive modelling framework that simulates plastic movement through the ocean, . . . → Read More: Postdoc position – Utrecht University

Future Faculty Workshop

New England Future Faculty Workshop for Women in STEM Fields on August 10, 2017

We invite female graduate students and postdoctoral scholars in STEM fields to apply for the the New England Future Faculty Workshop held on the Northeastern University campus on August 10. This day-long conference includes . . . → Read More: Future Faculty Workshop

Maryland Sea Grant Coastal Climate Specialist

Agent Associate (Maryland Sea Grant Coastal Climate Specialist) University of Maryland  |  College Park, MD  |  Posted: Feb 15 2017 Position Number: 113399 Category Status: Faculty, Non-Tenured, Continuing Contract (This is a Non-State Funded Position) Unit: AGNR-UME-Maryland Sea Grant Extension

Campus/College Information:

Founded in 1856, University of Maryland, College Park is the flagship institution in the University System of . . . → Read More: Maryland Sea Grant Coastal Climate Specialist

Postdoctoral Fellowships – Rutgers University

The Institute of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences at Rutgers University ( invites applications for two Postdoctoral Fellowships to be awarded in Fall 2017.   Our strong research programs include focuses on global climate change, ocean modeling and observations, paleoceanography and Earth history, planetary science, geobiology, marine ecology, molecular ecology, and environmental biophysics.  We seek proposals . . . → Read More: Postdoctoral Fellowships – Rutgers University

Scientist – ECMWF

ECMWF  Vacancy – Scientist – Arctic Prediction and Diagnostics

Application deadline 27th February 2017

The successful candidate will perform research on the sensitivity of global model performance to surface-atmosphere process coupling, and on identifying key sources of model errors in the Arctic. He or she will also assess the predictability of extreme . . . → Read More: Scientist – ECMWF

Postdoctoral Fellow – Australian National University

The Research School of Earth Sciences at the Australian National University invites applications for Postdoctoral Fellow (Level A) or Research Fellow (Level B) in ocean-sea ice modelling.

The Postdoctoral Fellow / Research Fellow is based in the Geophysical Fluid Dynamics (GFD) group to undertake research into the development and evaluation of global, high-resolution . . . → Read More: Postdoctoral Fellow – Australian National University

Researcher positions – IGE

Two researcher positions in ocean data assimilation are open at IGE (MEOM group,, Grenoble, France, to start as soon as possible. The successful candidates will benefit from a stimulating research environment and will be embedded into running activities contributing to the EU Copernicus Marine Service (CMEMS), in close cooperation with Mercator Ocean (

The . . . → Read More: Researcher positions – IGE

Climate Scientist – Union of Concerned Scientists

Climate Scientist Climate & Energy Program Washington, DC Office

The Position

The Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) is an independent national nonprofit whose scientists and engineers work to solve some of our planet’s most pressing environmental and safety problems. UCS combines technical analysis and effective organizing and advocacy to create innovative, practical solutions for stemming . . . → Read More: Climate Scientist – Union of Concerned Scientists