USGS Geomorphology Post-Doc Opportunity (deadline now May 1st)

Interested in a geomorph post-doc looking at land-use practices? Apply for the USGS Mendenhall to map, monitor & model landscapes altered by human distrubances--be that fires in California or grazing practices in Hawaii. You will have the potential for tech partnerships w/ NASA & Carnegie Mellon, but will also need field and mapping skills. You will be working with geomorphologists and hydrologists at our Moffett Field/Menlo Park offices.

Critical Zone economics article in current issue of Sustainability

Title: Economic Valuation of Earth’s Critical Zone: A Pilot Study of the Zhangxi Catchment, China


Wan Nie , Hongyan Guo, Lei Yang, Yaoyang Xu, Gang Li, Xiaohong Ruan, Yongguan Zhu, Liding Chen, and Steven A. Banwart

Sustainability, Vol. 12, 1699; doi:10.3390/su12041699



Carbonate Critical Zone RCN is accepting applications to First Field Workshop

The National Science Foundation funded Carbonate Critical Zone Research Coordination Network is accepting applications to participate in the Pennsylvania Field Workshop which will be held August 2-5, 2020 at Temple University in Philadelphia with a field trip to Central PA.  During the field trip we will examine recent and historic monitoring in the well-known karst springs described in Shuster and White (1971) and visit with resea

Workshop Flyer

Three positions open at Oregon State University including new faculty position in Sustainable Groundwater Engineering

Dear collegues, I am writing to ask for your help in identifying any candidates that may be a good fit for a new faculty position at OSU in Sustainable Groundwater Engineering. This position is part of an exciting cluster hire in water as described below in the attached flier. Please share this announcement broadly within your network as we aim to recruit a very diverse group of candidates across all of the positions. The deadline for full consideration is March 03, 2020.