2019 Italy Summer School on Critical Zone and Ecosystem Dynamics

Summer Course on Critical Zone and Ecosystem Dynamics
Ceresole Reale, Gran Paradiso National Park, Piedmont, Italy
8-17 July 2019
Deadline for applications: 15 May 2019

Find out how to apply at www.to.isac.cnr.it/gpss

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New NSF Geoinformatics solicitation

New Geoinformatics solicitation

A new solicitation has been posted for the NSF Geoinformatics (GI) program from the Division of Earth Sciences. Please note that there are substantive changes to the program, including the addition of three possible tracks for projects. The target date for submission of proposals is August 15, 2019.

The announcement of the program and link to the solicitation may be found at:

MS Graduate Student Position at Oregon State University in Forest Soil and Ecosystem Biogeochemistry

Description: We seek a highly motivated student to fill a MS graduate student assistantship at Oregon State University to investigate biogeochemical links between nitrogen-fixing trees and mineral weathering in soils. The student will receive a MS in either Forest Ecosystems and Society or Soil Science.

Assistant Teaching Professor of Soil Science - Department of Ecosystem Science and Management at The Pennsylvania State University

The Department of Ecosystem Science and Management at The Pennsylvania State University invites applications for an Assistant Teaching Professor of Soil Science. This is a non-tenure track, faculty position on a 48-week academic year appointment with 100% teaching responsibilities in a fixed-term multi-year (3 year) contract with the opportunity and expectation for continued renewal.

Six volume book series 'Soils as a Key Component of the Critical Zone'

A six-volume series entitled Soils as a Key Component of the Critical Zone is available through Wiley. The series was part of the activities of the working group on soils at the Académie d’Agriculture de France (French Academy of Agriculture).

Volumes of 'Soils as a Key Component of the Critical Zone' include:

Brazilian Critical Zone Symposium

The Brazilian Critical Zone Symposium (BCZS) is an interdisciplinary event promoted by the Soil and Plant Nutrition Graduate Program with the support of the Department of Soil Science of the Luiz de Queiroz College of Agriculture of University of São Paulo (ESALQ/USP). The event is scheduled to take place on April 15 – 17th at ESALQ/USP Campus, located in the city of Piracicaba, State of São Paulo, Brazil.

Hydrologist - US Forest Service, Grand Rapids, MN

Hydrologist (GS-1315-11)

USDA FOREST SERVICE NORTHERN RESEARCH STATION

About the Position
The Northern Research Station is announcing an upcoming vacancy for a Hydrologist (GS-1315-11) position that will provide science support to the Center for Research on Ecosystem Change in the Northern Research Station.  The position is a permanent appointment with a full-time tour of duty, stationed near Grand Rapids, MN at the Marcell Experimental Forest.

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Ecologist - US Forest Service, Grand Rapids, MN or Durham, NH

Ecologist (GS-0408-11)

USDA FOREST SERVICE NORTHERN RESEARCH STATION

About the Position
The Northern Research Station is announcing an upcoming vacancy for an Ecologist (GS-0408-11) position that will provide science support to the Center for Research on Ecosystem Change in the Northern Research Station.  The position is a permanent appointment with a full-time tour of duty, stationed in either Grand Rapids, MN or Durham, NH.

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