POSTDOC – Sustainable Development, The Earth Institute

Earth Institute Postdoctoral Fellowship Program in Sustainable Development

The Earth Institute seeks applications from innovative, doctoral candidates or recent Ph.D., M.D. and J.D. recipients interested in a broad
range of issues in sustainable development.

The Earth Institute Postdoctoral Fellowship program provides scholars with
the opportunity to acquire the cross-disciplinary expertise and breadth
needed to address critical issues in the field of sustainable development
such as food security, energy systems, climate change impacts, poverty
reduction, potable water access, urbanization, disease and environmental
degradation. Fellows will find many unique opportunities to acquire the
breadth of expertise needed to address these critical issues and engage in
programs at the leading edge of this rapidly expanding field.

The deadline to submit an application is November 15, 2013 for
fellowships starting in the fall of 2014. Fellowships are 24-month

For more information about the program or to apply for a Fellowship,
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The program is open to U.S. and non-U.S. citizens. All doctoral
requirements must be fulfilled and the degree awarded within 5 years
before the start of the fellowship.