Employment & Active POSTDOCTORAL Opportunities


NOAA National Water CenteR

Software Engineers (Entry to Expert levels)
University of Alabama Campus, Tuscaloosa
Deadline: Applications for these positions will be accepted on a continuous basis until the positions are filled.

Linux System Administrator I
University of Alabama Campus, Tuscaloosa
Deadline: Initial consideration will be given to applications received prior to 4:00 p.m. (MST) on Friday, 6 March 2015.Thereafter, applications will be reviewed on an as-needed basis.


NOAA NWS Integrated Dissemination Program (IDP)

Software Engineer/Programmer II
Support the NOAA Integrated Dissemination Program (IDP) nowCOAST migration project.
College Park, Maryland

Deadline: 20 February 2015, 4:00pm MST


Colorado Basin River Forecast Center (CBRFC)

Student Visitor
Be part of team that is developing a public web-page for water supply forecasts and supporting data from all six river forecast centers that provide water supply forecasts.
Salt Lake City, Utah
Deadline: Until Filled

PACE HOSTS for Postdocs Applying Climate Expertise (PACE)

Postdoctoral Host
The goal of this program is to train climate researchers to transform their knowledge into solutions and tools for the decision/risk management community.

Seeking interested host partners to submit a Joint Statement of Intent (SOI) to host a PACE Fellow.
Deadline: 28 February 2015

HSS Heliophysics Summer School

28 July - 4 August, 2015
Boulder, Colorado

We are seeking advanced graduate students, early postdoctoral researchers, and undergraduate level teachers and instructors to join us this coming summer for a unique professional experience. 

The 2015 Summer School will start from the foundations of heliophysics and proceed with a focus on the cycles of variability throughout the planetary system: the origins of the sunspot cycle, the consequences for the solar wind and the galactic cosmic rays, and the variety of impacts of these processes on planetary environments and upper atmospheres, particularly Earth's.
Deadline: 27 February 2015


In-Active Opportunities

Jack Eddy JACK EDDY Fellowships

Postdoctoral Applicants
Training the next generation of researchers in the emerging field of Heliophysics.

Deadline: 16 January 2015


Assistant Professor in Climate/Oceanography
Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences
Deadline: 31 December 2014

NOAA National Water CenteR

System Administrator I
University of Alabama Campus, Tuscaloosa
Deadline: 12 December 2014

System Administrator II
University of Alabama Campus, Tuscaloosa
Deadline: 12 December 2014


Growing the pool of scientists qualified to transfer advances in climate science and climate prediction into climate-related decision framework(s) and decision tools.
Deadline: Closed

C&GC NOAA Climate & global change Fellowships

Postdoctoral Applicants
Creating the next generation of leaders in climate change science

Deadline: 9 Jan 2015, 5:00PM MST

Last updated February 11, 2015

Open Opportunities

NOAA National Water Center

Linux System Administrator I
Deadline: 6 March 2015

Software Engineers
Deadline: Until Filled

NWS Integrated Dissemination Program (IDP)

Software Engineer/Programmer II
Deadline: 20 February

Colorado Basin River Forecast Center (CBRFC)

Student Visitor
Deadline: Until Filled

PACE Postdoctoral Fellowships

Call for Hosts
Deadline: 28 February

Heliophysics Summer School

Deadline: 27 February

About Our Opportunities

The Visiting Scientist Programs partners with federal agencies and universities across the nation to recruit, hire, and provide administrative management to scientists who are working on cutting-edge research of benefit to society.

Visiting Scientists become employees of the University Corporation for Atmospheric Research, which is based in Boulder, Colorado. The scientists are hosted at research and operational settings located throughout the U.S.

Opportunities often change, so please check back regularly.

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