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

Post-doctoral Researcher – University of Reading

Job Reference : SRF14673 – R Location : Whiteknights Reading UK Closing Date : 26/02/2017 Live Date : 25/01/2017 Salary : £29,301 to £38,183 per annum Employment Type : AR-Research School / Function : School of Mathematical Physical and Computational Sciences Department : Meteorology Hours Per week : 1.00FTE Contract Duration : Fixed term for . . . → Read More: Post-doctoral Researcher – University of Reading

Susan Lozier awarded AMS Joanne Simpson Mentorship Award

MPOWIR is pleased to celebrate the recognition of Susan Lozier for the AMS Joanne Simpson Mentorship Award for her leadership in the establishment of MPOWIR. Susan played a key role in initiating, coordinating and leading MPOWIR for over ten years. As a community, we thank “her extraordinary efforts in establishing the programs of MPOWIR” and through the “mentoring of . . . → Read More: Susan Lozier awarded AMS Joanne Simpson Mentorship Award

Oceanographer (Research) – AOML

Oceanographer (Research), ZP-1360-3/4 ( MAP)/(DE/CR)

RADs Case Number: 12182

OAR-AOML-2017-0006 (MAP) OAR-AOML-2017-0007 (DE/CR) Open Date 01/19/17 Close date 01/26/17

This position is located in the NOAA Atlantic Oceanographic & Meteorological Laboratory (AOML), Physical Oceanography Division, Miami, Florida.

This position will be filled under the DOC Alternative Personnel System (CAPS). This system replaced . . . → Read More: Oceanographer (Research) – AOML

Postdoctoral Research Assistant – SAMS

The Arctic is arguably the most rapidly changing environment on the planet and changes in sea ice are modifying critical biological and biogeochemical processes. These challenges are being addressed through the NERC Research Program “The Changing Arctic Ocean”. SAMS is leading the Arctic PRIZE project (Arctic Productivity in the Seasonal Ice Zone) in collaboration . . . → Read More: Postdoctoral Research Assistant – SAMS

Postdoctoral Fellowship in Science-Policy – AMS

The American Meteorological Society (AMS) Policy Program seeks candidates from the Earth sciences and related fields for a science-policy postdoctoral fellowship.

Postdoctoral fellows in science-policy have the opportunity to explore the policy dimensions of their scientific field, develop expertise in new areas at the science-policy interface, help initiate novel activities within the AMS Policy Program, . . . → Read More: Postdoctoral Fellowship in Science-Policy – AMS

MPOWIR Opportunities


MPOWIR is pleased to announce several opportunities to get involved.  For more information on any of our programs and initiatives, please visit Please feel free to share this e-mail through your department or community listserve.

 NASA MPOWIR Speaker Series: Applications are now open.  Explore career opportunities at NASA, tour the Jet Propulsion Laboratory or Goddard . . . → Read More: MPOWIR Opportunities

Research Associate – University of Washington

The Joint Institute for the Study of the Atmosphere and Ocean (JISAO) at the University of Washington is seeking a Post-doctoral Research Associate (job code 0148) for research related to support of technological solutions to fisheries challenges. JISAO fosters collaborative research and education with a broad array of departments on the University campus and . . . → Read More: Research Associate – University of Washington

Assistant Professor – UNCW

The Department of Physics and Physical Oceanography ( at the University of North Carolina Wilmington invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in physical oceanography at the assistant professor level starting August 2017. Applicants with research interests in any aspect of physical oceanography are encouraged. The department currently has faculty with research interests in . . . → Read More: Assistant Professor – UNCW