JOB – Postdoc & Senior Fellows- Rachel Carson Ctr. for Env. & Soc., Munich

The Rachel Carson Center for Environment and Society invites applications for its 2015–16 cohort of postdoctoral and senior fellows. The fellowship program, directed by Christof Mauch (LMU Munich) and Helmuth Trischler (Deutsches Museum) is designed to bring together excellent scholars who are working in environmental history and related disciplines. Successful applicants are expected to begin their fellowship between September 1st. 2015 and December 1st. 2016. Deadline for applications: 31 January 2015. Continue reading

JOB – Asst. Editor, Society and Natural Resources

Society & Natural Resources (SNR), a leading international environmental social science journal seeks formal expressions of interest from individuals seriously interested in consideration for a part-time, 12 month, term appointment as Assistant Editor of the journal. The Assistant Editor will work under the supervision of incoming Editors-in-Chief Dr. David Sonnenfeld, Dept. of Environmental Studies, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry (SUNY-ESF), Syracuse, NY; and Dr. Peter Leigh Taylor, Dept. of Sociology, Colorado State University (CSU), Fort Collins, CO. The position will remain open until filled.

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JOB – Director, Env. Studies Prog., Binghamton University (SUNY)

Binghamton University (SUNY) is seeking a Director for the Environmental Studies Program, with a Fall 2015 start date. This hire will be at the Associate Professor level. This is a core hire position for the Sustainable Communities Transdisciplinary Areas of Excellence (TAE), one of five TAEs that Binghamton University has identified for growth under the auspices of the SUNY2020 plan. Deadline: applications will be considered until the position is filled, but priority will be given to those received by November 30, 2014.  Continue reading

PhD Assistantships – Gund Institute, UVM

2 PhD Assistantships
Gund Institute for Ecological Economics, University of Vermont

The Gund Institute at the University of Vermont (UVM) will recruit two exceptional PhD students for Fall 2015 as part of a newly-funded Graduate Assistantship program. Students will have considerable latitude and assistance in developing the direction of their work but it should focus broadly on our research themes: Ecological Economics, Nature’s Benefits, Healthy Landscapes and Seascapes and Climate Change.

Applications due 1 February 2015. Continue reading