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Climate Statistics PhD Student

Vermont EPSCoR is recruiting several PhD level graduate students to join our cutting-edge NSF-funded research on Basin Resilience to Extreme Events (BREE).  We are initiating a five-year award of large-scale interdisciplinary studies which will determine how the Lake Champlain Basin’s … Continue reading

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Deep-Learning Postdoctoral or Faculty Researcher

Deep-Learning Postdoctoral or Faculty Researcher (Position ID: PDA#005) Vermont EPSCoR is recruiting a postdoctoral or faculty researcher with expertise in machine learning and complex systems modeling to join our cutting-edge NSF-funded research on Basin Resilience to Extreme Events (BREE).  We … Continue reading

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Chairperson of the Department of Community Sustainability

POSITION DESCRIPTION Chairperson Department of Community Sustainability College of Agriculture and Natural Resources Michigan State University Position The Michigan State University College of Agriculture and Natural Resources invites nominations and applications for the full-time, tenure-track annual position of Chairperson of … Continue reading

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Professor in Environmental Policy Analysis 894549

The Department of Environmental Science at Aarhus University, Roskilde, Denmark invites applications for a position as full professor in environmental policy analysis. The position is to be filled by November 1st 2017 or as soon as possible, subject to negotiation. For … Continue reading

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PHD thesis – 2017-2020, Co-tutelle France-Australia

Evaluation of harvest control rules in mixed fisheries under catch quota management Research units The PhD research will be carried out under a co-tutelle agreement between the University of Brest (UBO, Ecole Doctorale des Sciences de la Mer) and the … Continue reading

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RSEE 2017 14th International Conference

Russian Society for Ecological Economics International Society for Ecological Economics Karelian Research Centre RAS Institute of Economics KarRC RAS 14th International Conference “Ecological and economic problems of development of regions and countries (sustainable development, management of natural resources)” July 3-7, … Continue reading

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4th PhD Summer School 2017

RESEARCH ON SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT Sustainability and Risks – How to deal with risk issues in sustainability research? 10 – 14 July 2017, University of Basel, Switzerland Content Nothing is as risky as our future. Sustainability serves as comprehensive model to … Continue reading

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Dr. Deepak Malghan Wins Award

Dr. Deepak Malghan wins Dr. V.K.R.V. Rao Award in Social Sciences The prize takes note of his original research and recognises his contributions to the development of knowledge in the field of Human Geography and Ecology 20 February, 2017, Bengaluru: … Continue reading

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New Climate Ethics & Climate Economics CfP

CfP: Climate Ethics and Climate Economics–Risk, Uncertainty and Catastrophe Scenarios May 9th & 10th, University of Cambridge Scholars have warned that there is an uncertain chance of runaway climate change that could devastate the planet. At least since Hans Jonas’s … Continue reading

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Two-year postdoc position on “Understanding societal views on carbon pricing”

The project: The project aims to improve our understanding of what explains public preferences for carbon pricing (CP). Many experts regard CP as crucial to stop climate change, while others are strongly opposed to it. The core questions of the … Continue reading

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Three fully-funded 3.5 years Leverhulme PhDs are available to UK/EU candidates

Living Well Within Limits [LiLi] Contact: Dr Julia Steinberger, j.k.steinberger(at)leeds.ac.uk Sustainability Research Institute, School of Earth & Environment, University of Leeds. Three fully-funded 3.5 years Leverhulme PhDs are available to UK/EU candidates only. The funding will included tuition fees, tax-free … Continue reading

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Congratulations to James Boyce and Joan Martinez-Alier

2017 Leontief Prize Winners: James Boyce and Joan Martinez-Alier Awardees to lecture on the theme: “Economics, Equity, and the Environment” March 28, 2017 Coolidge Room, Ballou Hall 2nd floor, Tufts University, Medford, MA GDAE will award its 2017 Leontief Prize … Continue reading

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Call for the 7th Thematic Workshop FAERE

The Xth thematic workshop of FAERE (http://faere.fr/fr/) will be hosted by the AMURE research unit (http://www.umr-amure.fr/) at the Institut Universitaire Européen de la Mer (https://www-iuem.univbrest. fr/en), Plouzané, France, on May 11-12th, 2017. The workshop will focus on the practical aspects of using … Continue reading

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How to Write an Effective Referee Report and Improve the Scientific Review Process

The Journal of Economic Literature has just published a very interesting article on peer review: How to Write an Effective Referee Report and Improve the Scientific Review Process Jonathan B. Berk, Campbell R. Harvey and David Hirshleifer Full-Text Access (Complimentary)

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Postdoctoral Fellow, Basque Centre for Climate Change (BC3)

RENEWABLE ENERGY ECONOMICS AND POLICY IN SPAIN AND EUROPE Job description: The Basque Centre for Climate Change (BC3) opens a competitive call for applications for a Postdoctoral contract associated to the H2020 Transrisk (Transitions pathways and risk analysis for climate … Continue reading

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