Call for proposals: Powell Center Synthesis Activities

The John Wesley Powell Center for Earth System Science Analysis and Synthesis fosters innovative thinking in Earth system science through collaborative synthesis activities. This mission is driven by the growing recognition that synthesis is critical to solving complex problems facing Society. To date, the Center has successfully hosted 46 working groups that have produced over 125 publications, many in top- ranked journals

Director of the Swedish Field Sites Organization

Sweden’s network of 9 field research stations SITES ( is seeking a new director. If you want to run SITES operationally and scientifically in the next phase, we are looking for you! Do you e.g. want to develop SITES and act as SITES front image in the outside world, read the full assignment description for SITES Director (only available in Swedish).

Assistant Professor of Biology

Penn State Behrend invites applications for a tenure-track position in Biology at the Assistant Professor level starting August 2018. Candidates should have research interests in landscape or population ecology. A Ph.D. in biology, ecology or related discipline is required; post-doctoral and teaching experience is desirable. Applicants must have a strong commitment to undergraduate education.

Tenure-Track Position in Surface Hydrology at Washington University in St Louis

The Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences at Washington University in St. Louis invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the field of surface hydrology. The candidate is expected to perform basic research in hydrologic processes at or near Earth’s surface.