Opportunities

Current postings

Potential students and postdocs

I am always keen to hear from students and postdocs who are interested in working with me on using land surface/terrestrial biosphere models to study the impacts of climate and environmental change on terrestrial ecosystems. Please email me with a CV and brief statement of research interests and experience. The deadline for graduate student admissions in the Department of Geography at Indiana University is 15th December: https://geography.indiana.edu/graduate/how-to-apply.html

Also take a look the opportunities to apply for funding below:

See the links in this article for a free database of worldwide funding opportunities.

Graduate students

To apply for the following opportunities you must already be enrolled in the IU Geography Graduate Program. The deadline to apply to IU is December 15th. For more information on how to apply for this program, please see this link.

Note that eligible applications may be able to apply to the Big Ten Academic Alliance FreeApp program to wave the IU graduate program application fee. Deadline for fee waiver applications is in November before the IU December application deadline. Please see this website for more information.

– NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program: https://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=6201&org=DGE&from=home and https://www.nsfgrfp.org (usually due in October)
– NSF Human-Environment and Geographical Sciences Program – Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Awards (HEGS-DDRI): https://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=503621&org=NSF&sel_org=NSF&from=fund
– NASA Future Investigators in NASA Earth and Space Science and Technology (FINESST)-2020 New Proposals: https://nspires.nasaprs.com/external/solicitations/summary.do?solId=%7BE16CD59F-29DD-06C0-8971-CE1A9C252FD4%7D&path=&method=init
– NASA Office of STEM Engagement Fellowships (US Citizens only)-2020 New Proposals: https://nspires.nasaprs.com/external/solicitations/summary!init.do?solId=%7bFE34FF68-88DA-AE12-9C18-A309B190C3F5%7d&path=open
– Ford Foundation Predoctoral and Dissertation Fellowships: http://sites.nationalacademies.org/pga/fordfellowships/index.htm
– NSF International Research Experience for Students: https://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=12831

Postdocs

– NSF Earth Science Postdoctoral Fellowships: https://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=503144&org=NSF
– Ford Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowships: http://sites.nationalacademies.org/pga/fordfellowships/index.htm
– James S. McDonnell Foundation 21st Century Postdoctoral Fellowship Award in Understanding Dynamic and Multi-scale Systems: https://www.jsmf.org/apply/fellowship/.
– (For European Citizens) European Commission Marie Skłodowska-Curie Global Fellowship: https://ec.europa.eu/research/mariecurieactions/actions/individual-fellowships_en