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NSF-supported scientists to present research results on Earth's critical zone at AGU fall meeting

NSF Press Release:

November 16, 2016

The thin veneer of Earth's surface that stretches from the top of the forest canopy to the base of bedrock is known as the "critical zone." It's where fresh water flows, rock turns to soil, and life flourishes.

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Seeking postdoctoral scholar in coastal margins carbon flux

The Alaska Coastal Rainforest Center at the University of Alaska Southeast (UAS) is seeking a postdoctoral scholar to work with members of the Coastal Rainforest Margins Research Network to develop a regional carbon flux model for the north Pacific temperate rainforest region. The position will be located in Juneau, Alaska, with opportunity to travel and work with team members at other institutions as needed.

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6th International Conference on Microbial Communication for Young Scientists in Germany— March 20-23, 2017

Established in 2010, MiCom is a unique conference organized by PhD students of the JSMC and AquaDiva graduate schools that fosters interdisciplinary discussion between accomplished researchers and young scientists in the field of microbial communication.

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Community Stewards VISTA member for a one-year assignment starting 1/30/2017

Middle Susquehanna Riverkeeper is pleased to announce that the organization has been approved to host a Community Stewards VISTA member for a one-year assignment starting 1/30/2017. Applications are now being accepted and interviews are tentatively scheduled for December 6-9, 2016.

A full description of the program is available online, and interested candidates must apply through the My AmeriCorps portal.

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Faculty Positions at the University of Exeter, in the Camborne School of Mines Earth Science department based in Cornwall.

Four faculty positions at the University of Exeter, in the Camborne School of Mines Earth Science department based in Cornwall. The research considered is quite broad and highlighted in bold where people might have significant expertise.

1. Professor in Applied Geoscience or Sustainable Mining

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CZO Town Hall at AGU 2016

Critical Zone Observatories: Platforms for Collaborative Science
Tuesday, December 13, 12:30 - 1:30pm, Moscone West - 3022

Please join us for a lively discussion on the future direction of CZ science, the CZO Network, and collaboration. 

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GES-11: Call for papers and Registration

The 11th International Symposium on Geochemistry of the Earth’s Surface (GES-11)

Conference title:  Surface-Earth System Sciences: Toward a sustainable Earth
Conference website:
Conference dates:  11 to 16 June, 2017
Conference venue:  Jinyang Hotel, Guanshanhu, Guiyang, Guizhou, China.



Call for Papers

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Geochemistry faculty position at ASU

Assistant/Associate Professor JOB# 11789

School of Earth and Space Exploration and School of Molecular Sciences, Arizona State University

CAP LTER Program Manager

Program Manager, Central Arizona-Phoenix Long-Term Ecological Research Program (CAP LTER)

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Call for papers on critical zone hydrogeophysics

The Environmental and Engineering Geophysical Society (EEGS) is excited to announce that SAGEEP 2017 will be co-located with the National Ground Water Association (NGWA) spring meeting March 20 & 21. This opportunity will bring together a diverse audience from a wide range of backgrounds. All technical sessions will be open to both SAGEEP and NGWA attendees.