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Environmental Data Initiative (EDI) Summer 2021 Fellowship Program

The Environmental Data Initiative (EDI) is a project funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF) to provide professional data management, archiving and publishing to ecologists. EDI has 16 fellowships available in its Data Management Training Program (June 14 – August 19, 2021). We are now requesting applications from undergraduate, graduate and recently graduated students. Fellows will receive training… Read more »

Data Manager for Environmental Data Initiative (EDI), University of Wisconsin-Madison

The Environmental Data Initiative (EDI) is a project funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF) to provide professional data management, archiving and publishing to ecologists. We are hiring a full-time data manager to provide professional data publishing services to ecologists. Duties include curating and archiving a wide variety of datasets from researchers (write metadata, quality control,… Read more »

Postdoctoral Research Associate – Forest Carbon Futures in New England, Harvard Forest

The Harvard Forest invites applications for a post-doctoral research fellow focused on analysis of forest carbon in New England. The successful candidate will be a member of Jonathan Thompson’s Landscape Ecology Lab and be part of the Harvest Forest Long Term Ecological Research (LTER) program. The candidate will work with our existing landscape modeling framework… Read more »

Technical Aide – Kellogg Biological Station

This is a temporary or an on-call position. Provides technical support. Responsibilities may include computer programming or operations; research support; medical patient care; technical equipment maintenance, repair, fabrication or operation; or other technical support functions. Unit Position Summary Field and lab technicians collect samples of soil, water, gas, and plants from research plots. Technicians prepare… Read more »

Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) – Plum Island Ecosystems LTER

The Marine Biological Laboratory is seeking applicants for two 10-week positions in the Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program sponsored by the National Science Foundation. The successful applicant will work as part of a large-scale, multi-disciplinary project examining the effects of sea-level, climate change, and changes in human land use of the marshes, estuaries and… Read more »

Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) – Arctic LTER

The Ecosystems Center of the Marine Biological Laboratory is seeking applicants for Research Experience for Undergraduate (REU) positions. REU positions are available only to U.S. citizens or Permanent Residents who are currently enrolled as undergraduates at U.S. colleges or universities (no graduating seniors). Contingent on COVID-19 restrictions, we anticipate that the REUs will participate in… Read more »

The Marine Biological Laboratory & Plum Island Ecosystem LTER REU Program

Description The Marine Biological Laboratory is seeking applicants for two 10-week positions in the Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program sponsored by the National Science Foundation. The successful applicant will work as part of a large-scale, multi-disciplinary project examining the effects of sea-level, climate change, and changes in human land use of the marshes, estuaries… Read more »

Kellogg Biological Station REU Program

The National Science Foundation funds a Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program at Kellogg Biological Station near Kalamazoo, MI entitled “Ecological & Evolutionary Dynamics in a Changing World” that gives students an opportunity to conduct full-time research in collaboration with outstanding faculty, postdocs, and graduate students. All REU positions offer a generous stipend, FREE room and board… Read more »

Plant Community Ecology Internships

Position Overview: The Cedar Creek LTER (Long Term Ecological Research Network) has opportunities for students to work as plant community ecology interns, research field supervisors, and spring ecology technicians. Many positions run from June through August, but some technicians will be needed as early as March and as late as October. As a research intern… Read more »


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