12 August 2013

Green Jobs: Issue 26 (17 posts)

Here is the weekly digest for Green Jobs: Environmental Science, Ecology & Forestry disciplines.

Research Fellow Research title: Geotechnical Engineering for Offshore Wind Energy

Ref: 13/102820

To be an active member of the research team assisting in the development of research proposals and the planning and delivery of the research activity within a specified area so that the overall research objectives of the project are met. This fixed term position is available until 30th September 2016.

Informal inquiries may be directed to ...

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Post Dr Assoc





POSITION: Environmental Education Outreach Online Learning Specialist and Implementer Post-Doctoral Associate, full-time
position, 40 hrs/wk, non-tenure track

STARTING DATE:By October 15, 2013


This position is an "outreach post-doc" in that the successful candidate ...

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Research Associate at University of Virginia

University of Virginia

Research Associate - Department of Environmental Sciences

Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Job Number: 0612616

Posting Summary:
The Department of Environmental Sciences at the University of Virginia seeks a research associate (Post
Doc) to work on seagrass metabolism and its dynamics in shallow coastal bays along the coast of Virginia. These bays have ...

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Research Fellow in Satellite Geodesy Developing and Automating In SAR time series methods for Sentinel-1

Full time, fixed term for five years, to commence 1 October 2013 or as soon as practicable thereafter.

We are seeking a Research Fellow who will work on a major (£3M) research project: 'Looking inside the Continents from Space: Insights into Earthquake Hazard and Crustal Deformation' (LICS), funded by the Natural Environment Research Council. LICS aims to produce radically-improved ...

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Research Fellow in Thermal Storage and Waste Heat Recovery

Based at Moulsecoomb

From £32,267 to £38,522 per annum

The Centre for Automotive Engineering is a world leading facility focused on the research and development of low emissions combustion engines. 95% of the centre's research was rated of international quality in the 2008 RAE. You will be required to work on a number of projects to develop new concepts ...

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Academic/ Discipline Lead Geography, Earth & Environmental Sciences (GEES)

Geography, Earth Environmental Sciences (GEES)

  • Job Ref: AL/DLGEESJUL13
  • Salary: £37,000 - £56,000 (depending on experience) plus a range of generous benefits
  • Location/venue: York or Home Based
  • Closing Date: 25-08-2013
  • Type: 2yrs fixed-term contract in the first instance or secondment opportunity
  • Interview Date: 10 September 2013 in York

This post will work closely ...

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PhD Scholarship Research into The development of fluorescence sensing for monitoring microbial processes of freshwater systems

Ref: PhDHLS26713        

£15,726 stipend per annum, starting October 2013

This is an extraordinary opportunity to make a key contribution to further the understanding of how fundamental biogeochemical processes that occur in freshwater systems relate to observed optical properties. In particular, focus will be on improving our understanding of how the fluorescent properties of dissolved organic matter in ...

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Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Reader/Chair Academic Position in Biodiversity Omics

Imperial College London
Faculty of Natural Sciences
Department of Life Sciences

Academic Position in Biodiversity Omics

Joint appointment between Imperial College London and the Natural History Museum

Lecturer salary in the range £45,040 - £50,190 per annum

Senior Lecturer/Reader minimum starting salary: £55,340 per annum

Chair minimum starting salary: £70,350 per annum

Imperial College London's Department ...

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Mammal Monitoring Volunteers – Andean Bears, Ecuador

Volunteers required to assist with field data collection on a mammal monitoring project in the cloud forest and mountains of Ecuador, home to the spectacled bear, Tremarctus ornatus, also known as the Andean bear, and Tapirus pinchaque, the mountain tapir. Both are considered Endangered Species in Ecuador by the IUCN Red List.

This scientific research project is using camera ...

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Volunteer Conservation Intern


Minnesota Field Office
1101 West River Parkway
Mpls, MN 55415

POSITION TITLE: Volunteer Conservation Intern


The Minnesota/North Dakota/South Dakota chapter of The Nature Conservancy is seeking a volunteer intern to assist in developing new systems and processes for inspecting Conservancy fee property and conservation easements within the chapter. The successful candidate will ...

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Conservation, Science & Education

The Association of Zoos Aquariums (AZA) is now accepting applications for unpaid Conservation, Science Education Volunteer Internship positions. The Conservation, Science Education Volunteer Interns will assist with the production of Animal Care Manuals, the FrogWatch USA citizen science program, the Conservation Endowment Fund, the climate and greening initiatives, the development of Animal Program and conservation project webpages, the Annual Report ...

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Coconino National Forest Wildlife Internship


American Conservation Experience, a nationwide Non-Profit Conservation Corps based in Flagstaff, AZ, in partnership with the Coconino National Forest in Arizona is seeking ONE WILDLIFE INTERN to dedicate seven weeks to the research, monitoring and management, of the area's diverse and significant natural resources and wildlife. This opportunity is intended for enthusiastic young professionals with a deep interest ...

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BLM Utah Paleontology and Quarry Steward and Education Intern

Summary: American Conservation Experience, a Non-Profit Conservation Corps based in Flagstaff, AZ, in partnership with the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) in Utah's Price Field Office, is seeking ONE Paleontology and Quarry Stewardship Intern to dedicate 12 weeks in providing the stewardship of a world renowned paleontological site through assisting in the development and delivery of inquiry and curriculum-based programs ...

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BLM Arizona Wildlife and Natural Resource Management Internship

Summary: American Conservation Experience, a nationwide Non-Profit Conservation Corps based in Flagstaff, AZ, in partnership with the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Hassayampa Field Office (HFO), is seeking one intern to dedicate 6 months to the research, management, education and restoration of the area's diverse and significant natural resources. This opportunity is intended for enthusiastic young professionals with a deep ...

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BLM CA Archaeology and Range Management Fellowship

Summary: American Conservation Experience, a nationwide Non-Profit Conservation Corps based in Flagstaff, Arizona, in partnership with the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Bakersfield Field Office in California, is seeking one fellow to dedicate 24-weeks to provide assistance to BLM Archaeology Staff with inventory, recordation, site monitoring, preservation planning, and other aspects related to management of cultural resources located within Grazing ...

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Conservation Biology Educator

American Museum Of Natural History

Conservation Biology Educator
The American Museum of Natural History is one of the world's preeminent scientific and cultural institutions. Since its founding in 1869, the Museum has advanced its global mission to discover, interpret and disseminate information about human cultures, the natural world and the universe through a wide-ranging program of scientific research, education ...

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WCS Marine Coordinator, Nicaragua

Position: WCS Marine Coordinator, Nicaragua
Reports to: Director, WCS Marine Conservation, New York
The Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) seeks a Marine Coordinator to lead the transformation of the WCS Nicaragua Sea Turtle Program from its current focus on research and protection into a coastal natural resource management program that reduces sea turtle takes/captures by developing scientifically-grounded, locally supported, livelihood options ...

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