Archive for November, 2016

Important notice to ESP graduate students who are graduating in Fall 2016

Please take note of this important notice from University Dissertation & Thesis Services! If you are a Master’s or Doctoral student writing a thesis or dissertation, and you are planning to graduate in the Fall 2016 semester, please be aware of the following extremely important deadlines: Fall 2016 Format Review deadline: By 9:00 a.m. on Monday, December […]

Becker Graduate Research Assistantship is established with generous alumni gift

Cathy Becker (’96 MS ESP) and her husband have generously established the Catherine Z. and Richard J. Becker Environmental Science and Policy Graduate Research Assistantship for students pursuing a graduate degree in the College of Science. This “Becker Research Assistantship” provides financial support to select graduate students while they learn, teach, and conduct research.  To […]

EcoHealthNet 2.0 Applications are NOW OPEN! EcoHealthNet is an undergraduate and graduate-level global research coordination network, funded by the National Science Foundation, to bring together world-class research scientists from medical, ecology, veterinary, epidemiology, virology, anthropology, climate science, data science, and economics that will advance One Health research and education. Advancements will take place through three activities: 1) create a peer […]

Fellowship application periods are still open – Apply Now

The following fellowships are still accepting applications and proposals: Presidential Management Fellows Program 2017 Smithsonian Institution Fellowship 2017 Inaugural Commonwealth Coastal & Marine Policy Fellowship 2017-2019 Virginia Sea Grant Graduate Research Fellowship Smithsonian Institution National Museum of Natural History Fellowships Please visit for full details on all of these fellowship opportunities as well as job listings!

Guest lecturer Clive Mason to give talk on Clean Energy Projects: November 14, 2016

Mr. Clive H. J. Mason is a Senior Environmental Specialist at the World Bank and will be a guest of Dr. Younsung Kim’s EVPP638 Corporate Environmental Management and Policy class on Monday, November 14, 2016, at 7:20pm in Innovation Hall, Room 317.  In a special talk entitled “Sustainable Financing and Investment for Clean Energy Projects” […]

Upcoming ESP seminar by Robert Ochieng: November 15, 2016

Date, Time, Location Tuesday, November 15 3:30-4:30pm Johnson Center, Room D Title “Global ideas and discourses on REDD+ MRV and national institutions: Institutional effectiveness, Institutionalization and discursive politics” Speaker Robert Ochieng PhD candidate Wageningen University Webinar Information You can also dial in using your phone. United States +1 (312) 757-3121 Access Code: 123-494-973 First GoToMeeting? […]

EcoScience + Art Special Lecture and Discussion: November 8, 2016