2018 AGU Sessions: The Value of CZ Science (H122) and Place-based Observatory Science (EP030) in Service of Society

Dear Colleagues, 
Please consider submitting an abstract to one of these two sessions at the AGU Fall Meeting. The abstract deadline is August 1. Submit here: https://fallmeeting.agu.org/2018/abstract-submissions/.

H122: The Value of Critical Zone Science in Service of Society

CZO meeting during Goldschmidt 2018 (RSVP required)

Join the U.S. Critical Zone Observatory program for food, drink and discussion during the 2018 Goldschmidt Conference in Boston. This meeting is open to the greater CZ community to discuss ongoing CZO network-level initiatives including data management, common measurements, and potential new cross-site initiatives in anticipation of a new CZO solicitation. 

AGU Session EP014: Evaluating the Influence of Geomorphology on Carbon Cycling

Dear colleagues,

Please consider submitting an abstract to our 2018 AGU Fall Meeting session EP014 “Evaluating the influence of geomorphology on carbon cycling”.  This session aims to explore all aspects of the interplay between geomorphic processes and carbon cycling.  Please pass along to any colleagues that may also be interested in this session.

Assistant Professor Faculty Position, Department of Ecosystem Science and Management, The Pennsylvania State University

Assistant Professor Faculty Position, The Pennsylvania State University, with a 75% research, 25% teaching appointment. The Department of Ecosystem Science and Management seeks candidates interested in conducting research to understand the distribution, composition, diversity, and functional impact of microbial communities in soil-plant habitats. We seek individuals with diverse interests in soil microbiomes and in teaching related courses.

Long Term Soil Manipulations Session at SSSA Annual Meeting

We would like to bring your attention to a session Caitlin Pries and I are organizing for the January 2019 SSSA meeting in San Diego on long term soil experiments such as long-term warming, drought, organic matter additions, and nutrient manipulations. We would love to see your experiments represented in this session. Please forward this to any interested colleagues, students, or post docs.

CZ Sessions at GSA

The Geological Society of America Annual Meeting is held in Indianapolis, Indiana, Nov 4-7, 2018. There are three CZ related sessions proposed for the conference this year! See the description below. Please consider submitting an abstract to CZ-related sessions!

Abstract submission deadline is 14 August 2018, 11:59 PM PDT. https://gsa.confex.com/gsa/2018AM/cfp.epl 

2018 AGU session: “A Second Generation of Isotopic, Trace Element and Noble Gas Tracers of Hydrologic Processes”

Dear Colleagues, Please consider submitting an abstract to AGU fall meeting session H016 titled, “A Second Generation of Isotopic, Trace Element and Noble Gas Tracers of Hydrologic Processes” at the 2017 American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting, which will be held in Washington D.C. December 10-14, 2018.

USFS job vacancy announcement: Soil Scientist (Closes June 27, 2018)

A vacancy announcement for Soil Scientist, GS-0470-09 is currently open in the US Forest Service.

Vacancy Announcement #: 18GVQ2-0470-9-FS2600DP-bls; Open June 22, 2018 thru June 27, 2018;

Link to view the announcement:  https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/503074600