Archive for January, 2016

GMU-WYSE Faculty Advisors needed

George Mason University and the Washington Youth Summit on the Environment (WYSE) seek several dynamic and enthusiastic individuals to fill the positions of Faculty Advisor for a week-long residential student leadership conference held June 26-July 1, 2016. WYSE brings together 250 of the Nation’s brightest rising high school juniors and seniors for an experiential and […]

Student Training Exchange Opportunity (STEO) – get up to $1,000 in research funds

ATTENTION STUDENTS AND ADVISERS: The SETAC Student Activities Committee in North America has established a “Student Training Exchange Opportunity (STEO)” to support SETAC student members in North America. This award is intended to provide students an opportunity to gain experience from universities, business, and government agencies that will support student advancement and training. The fund […]

American Museum of Natural History – 7th annual SCCS-NY on October 20-22, 2016

American Museum of Natural History’s Center for Biodiversity and Conservation and its partners invite graduate students, post-docs, and early-career professionals to take part in the seventh annual Student Conference on Conservation Science – New York. SCCS-NY will take place on October 20-22, 2016. Abstract submissions are accepted March 1 – April 8. As a […]

Virginia Water Resources Research Center (VWRRC) Competitive Grant RFP

The 2016 Virginia WRRC Student Research Competitive Grant RFP is now available: Call for Student Research Proposals 2016 The Virginia Water Resources Research Center (VWRRC) is providing competitive funding for research in water resources for the period June 1, 2016 to May 30, 2017. Proposals are invited in all areas of water resources-related research including science, […]

NOAA John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship now taking applications

Deadline(s): 2/12/2016 The Fellowship is offered to students who have an interest in ocean, coastal, and Great Lakes resources and in the national policy decisions affecting those resources. The program matches graduate students with hosts in the legislative branch, the executive branch, or appropriate associations/institutions located in the Washington, D.C. area. Relocation to Washington DC […]

Interview candidates will present research seminars

The first three candidates for the Aquatic Invertebrate Ecologist position will be presenting their research seminars during their campus visits for interviews in the coming weeks. Please mark your calendars.  Faculty and students are encouraged to attend. The seminars will be given at 3:00pm in JC Room D on the following dates: January 27: A. J. […]

Volunteers needed for Chesapeake Bay Bowl – Feb. 6, 2016

Volunteer for Chesapeake Bay Bowl Volunteer 2016 Volunteers needed or the 2016 Chesapeake Bay Bowl, held Saturday, Feb. 6 at the GMU Arlington Campus. Volunteers receive free lunch and a t-shirt, and it’s really fun and to these super competitive high school students as they respond to very detailed marine science questions throughout this competition!  Please visit this site: for information about the competition itself […]

New NASA opportunities for summer 2016

Please visit the Internships page for details on the joint UVA/NASA Advanced Computing for Earth Sciences (ACES) summer school + summer 2016 internship and the NASA DEVELOP Program which is recruiting for the summer 2016 term.

EVPP 110/111 Teaching Assistantship position available

The Department of Environmental Science and Policy has a lab instructor (TA) position available for the Spring 2016 semester to teach EVPP 110/111.  Please see the job description and the TA application (expired link removed).  If you are interested, please email the completed and signed application with a current resume to Dr. Kim Largen, the course […]

Fall 2015 Graduation

Congratulations to all the ESP undergraduate and graduate students on the occasion of their graduation!  May the force be with all of you.