Category Archives: Education

UVM Earth Week panel discussion: Sustainability in the Pandemic Era on April 21, 2020

The University of Vermont’s Gund Institute for Environment will host a virtual event, Sustainability in the Pandemic Era, on April 21 from 2:30-4 pm EDT. This Earth Week panel discussion will showcase perspectives on COVID-19 from Gund Fellows and Affiliates, including reports on preliminary research, … Continue reading

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USSEE Webinar Series April 15, 2020

USSEE Webinar Series: Ostrom, Commons, and Voluntary Environmental Programs Wednesday, April 15th, 1 pm EDT Erik Nordman will apply concepts from Elinor Ostrom’s work on managing the commons to analyze the 2030 District Energy Program About this Event Twenty cities … Continue reading

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OXFORD Spring School in Ecological Economics 2020

OXFORD Spring School in Ecological Economics 2020 22-28 March 2020. Environment Europe Foundation. Balliol College, Oxford Environment Europe is pleased to announce that Balliol College, Oxford will host the Oxford Spring School in Ecological Economics 2020 to take place 22 … Continue reading

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MSU Social Scientist PostDoctoral Scholar Research Associate

Michigan State University is searching for a social scientist postdoctoral scholar to be a part of a four-year NSF-funded grant that is developing new ways to reduce the social, economic and environmental costs of hydropower development. We are going into … Continue reading

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Conservation, Climate Change and Decolonisation

WORKSHOP CALL Conservation, Climate Change and Decolonisation Exploring new frontiers in Conservation Social Science Date: 29-30 October, 2019. Venue: Institute of Environmental Science and Technology, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (ICTA-UAB), Spain. Understanding biodiversity conservation and its role in diverse society … Continue reading

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University of Antwerp PhD Course

From 10 to 12 September 2019, the University of Antwerp, KULeuven, UHasselt and VITO will organize a PhD course. Topic of the PhD course is: sustainability assessment for the low-carbon economy. This course consists of a number of lectures by … Continue reading

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SPSAS Scenarios

The São Paulo School of Advanced Science on Scenarios and Modelling on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services to Support Human Well-Being will be held in São Pedro (190 km from São Paulo) from 01 – 15 July, 2019. Applications are open … Continue reading

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Potsdam Summer School 2019

Connecting Science & Society – Communicating Research on Sustainability and Global Change The Potsdam Summer School 2019 call for applications is now closed.  This year’s Summer School will take place from August 20 through August 29, 2019, in Potsdam, Germany. … Continue reading

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ICTA-R&D Master in Political Ecology, Degrowth and Env Justice: Inscriptions are now OPEN! Deadline: 29th of September

The inscription process to our Master in Political Ecology is now open. You can access all the information about the inscription process here and the online inscription platform here. Unfortunately, the information is only available in Catalan and Castilian for the time being; it will soon … Continue reading

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ICTA-R&D Master in Political Ecology: Pre-registrations now open!

ICTA-R&D Master in Political Ecology: Pre-registrations now open! We are now ready to start the pre-registration process for the master in Political Ecology with specialization in Degrowth and Environmental Justice! While we are waiting for our University administration to deal with the … Continue reading

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New Climate Ethics & Climate Economics CfP

Climate Ethics and Climate Economics: Discounting the future—what have we learned? The last of in a series of six ESRC-funded workshops exploring the issues where the ethics and economics of climate change intersect will take place from 13-15 June at the University of … Continue reading

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ECONOMICS FOR THE ECOZOIC: An online student symposium

ECONOMICS FOR THE ECOZOIC: An online student symposium Gund Institute for Environment, University of Vermont Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018 1:00 – 5:00 pm EST Zoom Link Ecological economics is part of an on-going effort to reconcile economic theory and policy … Continue reading

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International Summer School: Concepts and tools to engage in knowledge co-production and public participation

International Summer School: Concepts and tools to engage in knowledge co-production and public participation 9th – 13th July 2018 | MSH Sud – Montpellier, France We are happy to announce the fourth edition of the International Summer School on Concepts and … Continue reading

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Postdoctoral Fellow: Insurance Value of Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services

Lund University Centre for Environmental and Climate Research, Sweden Closing date: 9 April 2018 For information and application visit https://lu.mynetworkglobal.com/en/what:job/jobID:197971/ ABOUT US Lund University was founded in 1666 and is repeatedly ranked among the world’s top 100 universities and has 40 … Continue reading

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Potsdam Summer School 2018 is now Calling for Application

The call for application to the 2018 Potsdam Summer School is now closed. This year’s Summer School will take place from September 10 through September 19, 2018, in Potsdam, Germany. It will address these central questions: Why is the Earth Surface … Continue reading

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