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

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