Opportunities

  Employment

     Conservation and Agriculture Specialist; Lakeview, OR
     Intermountain West Joint Venture seeks a conservation and agriculture specialist as part of a collaborative effort with the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), U.S. Fish and Wildlife (USFWS), Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife, and Ducks Unlimited, Inc. (DU) to further conservation delivery of NRCS Conservation Implementation Strategies (CIS) and other working lands conservation programs in southeast Oregon. Applications due June 15, 2019. For more details, see this IWJV webpage.

     Program Manager for Collaboration Decision Support; Colorado
     The Colorado Forest Restoration Institute is now accepting applications for a salaried Program Manager for Collaboration Decision Support to contribute to, lead, and evaluate collaborative adaptive management processes with forestry, fire, and watershed collaborative groups including the development of goals and objectives, integrating best available science into project planning and implementation, analysis of social, planning, and/or policy results, and communication of project outcomes. Applications due June 21, 2019. For more details, see this Colorado State University job ad.

     Post-doctoral position in spatial modeling of bird habitat responses; Annapolis, MD
     Dr. Andrew Elmore and Dr. Matt Fitzpatrick at the University of Maryland's National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC) are offering a two-year post-doctoral position to lead the development of spatial modeling methods to understand and predict changes in habitat resulting from forest management practices throughout the central Appalachian Mountains. Applications are due June 24, 2019. For more details see the SESYNC website.

     Post-doctoral position on climate change knowledge co-production; Alaska
     Climate change is occurring more rapidly in the Arctic than in any region on earth. Its impacts are being felt by indigenous peoples as well as throughout a range of societal sectors, including wildfire management. The Alaska Center for Climate Assessment and Policy seeks a 2-year post-doctoral research fellow to explore knowledge co-production and boundary spanning assessment related to climate change in Alaska. Application review starts July 8, 2019. For more details see the ACCAP website.

  Fellowships and Internships

     Geoscientists-in-the-Park Internships
     The Geological Society of America is seeking stdents (and recent graduates) between 18 and 35 to participate in the National Park Service Geoscientists-in-the-Park (GIP) program. GSA is specifically looking for Biological Assistant candidates from Hawaii for the Kaloko-Honokohau National Historical Park, Kailua Kona, Hawaii, which has expressed a preference for candidates who reside in or otherwise have ties to Hawaii. Applications are due June 17. For more details go to this GSA page.

  Other General Links

        Hawai‘i Conservation Alliance Opportunities page