RAP

Weekly RAP

Each week the RAP cohort receives an email with descriptions of on campus programming, internships, grants, and scholarship. These emails are made available here for anyone. 

12/08/2014

Abstracts/Meetings/Workshops/Professional Development :

  1. 30th Lowell Wakefield Fisheries Symposium Call for Abstracts Tools and Strategies for Data‐Limited Fish Stocks
  2. ISSRM 2015 Call for Abstracts The theme for the 2015 ISSRM is “Understanding and Adapting to Change,” with four focus areas representing a broad range of topics and issues relative to...
    1. Tradition at the Edge: Changing Cultural and Historic Conditions
    2. Society at the Edge: Changing Ecological Conditions
    3. Cities at the Edge: Changing Urban Conditions
    4. Governance at the Edge: Changing Managerial Conditions
  3. Graduate Certificate in Science Teaching and Outreach

Internships/Fellowships/Employment:

  1. CICERO currently has an open position for a (senior) research fellow on Drivers of Climate Change and Transformation Pathways covering areas such as statistical analysis of past and future emission pathways, environmentally extended inputoutput analysis, and simple climate modelling
  2. 2015 Alaska Geographic employment opportunities
  3. The Center for Environmental Farming Systems (CEFS) Summer Internship in Sustainable Agriculture
  4. The Fulbright Arctic Initiative
  5. Fullbright Postdoctoral Scholas Awards
  6. The Rachel Carson Center for Environment and Society invites applications for its 2015–16 cohort of postdoctoral and senior fellows.
  7. UW Environmental Health Research Experience Program

Get the full Weekly RAP Newsletter for 12/08/2014 here


12/01/2014

Abstracts/Meetings/Workshops/Professional Development :

  1. Graduate Certificate in Science Teaching and Outreach
  2. On 2-7 February, 2015, an International Youth Forum “The Arctic Expedition” will be held in Russia’s Tver region. Participants of the Forum will compete for spots in a group of world-renowned explorers for a trip to the Russian drifting polar station “Berneo” and from there to the North Pole in April 2015.

Internships/Fellowships/Employment:

  1. The Fulbright Arctic Initiative
  2. Fullbright Postdoctoral Scholas Awards
  3.  
  4. The Rachel Carson Center for Environment and Society invites applications for its 2015–16 cohort of postdoctoral and senior fellows.
  5. UW Environmental Health Research Experience Program

Grant Opportunities 

  1. 2015 Global Change student grant competition,
  2. The Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) Anchorage Post is pleased to announce the kick‐off of our 2014 Scholarship Program.

Get the full Weekly RAP Newsletter for 12/01/2014 here


11/24/2014

Abstracts/Meetings/Workshops/Professional Development :

  1. On 2-7 February, 2015, an International Youth Forum “The Arctic Expedition” will be held in Russia’s Tver region. Participants of the Forum will compete for spots in a group of world-renowned explorers for a trip to the Russian drifting polar station “Berneo” and from there to the North Pole in April 2015.

Internships/Fellowships/Employment:

  1. UW Environmental Health Research Experience Program
  2. The Center for Environment and Sustainability (ENVS) at Western State Colorado University invites applications for a tenure-track professorship in its Master in Environmental Management (MEM) Programs. Information on the MEM program can be found at http://www.western.edu/mem

Grant Opportunities 

  1. BLaST (Biomedical Learning and Student Training) is currently requesting proposals for several funding opportunities for graduate and undergraduate students and for faculty - including postdoctoral researchers.
  2. 2015 Global Change student grant competition,
  3. The Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) Anchorage Post is pleased to announce the kick‐off of our 2014 Scholarship Program.

Get the full Weekly RAP Newsletter for 11/24/2014 here


11/17/2014

Abstracts/Meetings/Workshops/Professional Development :

  1. On 2-7 February, 2015, an International Youth Forum “The Arctic Expedition” will be held in Russia’s Tver region. Participants of the Forum will compete for spots in a group of world-renowned explorers for a trip to the Russian drifting polar station “Berneo” and from there to the North Pole in April 2015.

Internships/Fellowships/Employment:

  1. UW Environmental Health Research Experience Program
  2. The Center for Environment and Sustainability (ENVS) at Western State Colorado University invites applications for a tenure-track professorship in its Master in Environmental Management (MEM) Programs. Information on the MEM program can be found at http://www.western.edu/mem

Grant Opportunities 

  1. BLaST (Biomedical Learning and Student Training) is currently requesting proposals for several funding opportunities for graduate and undergraduate students and for faculty - including postdoctoral researchers.
  2. The Collaborative Arts Council of CLA is seeking proposals for grants of up to $2000 for collaborative projects between any combination of faculty, staff and students from different disciplines.
  3. The Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) Anchorage Post is pleased to announce the kick‐off of our 2014 Scholarship Program.
  4. 2015 Global Change student grant competition,
  5. The Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) Anchorage Post is pleased to announce the kick‐off of our 2014 Scholarship Program.

Get the full Weekly RAP Newsletter for 11/17/2014 here


11/10/2014

Abstracts/Meetings/Workshops/Professional Development :

  1. Nine Month Fellowship in Northern California : The CORO Fellows Program is a nine‐month, post graduate, leadership training program through which Fellows gain hands on experience and access through work in the government, nonprofit, labor, political, and business sectors. The main components of the program are field placements, seminars, interviews, and focus weeks.

Grant Opportunities 

  1. The Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) Anchorage Post is pleased to announce the kick‐off of our 2014 Scholarship Program.
  2. 2015 Global Change student grant competition,
  3. The University of Alaska Foundation is pleased to announce the availability of the 2015 Angus Gavin Memorial Bird Research Grant. 
  4. The Collaborative Arts Council of CLA is seeking proposals for grants of up to $2000 for collaborative projects between any combination of faculty, staff and students from different disciplines
  5. The Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) Anchorage Post is pleased to announce the kick‐off of our 2014 Scholarship Program.
  6. 2015 Global Change student grant competition.Guidelines for CGC's 2015 Global Change Student Research Grant competition will be released Monday,September 22 and available for download at www.cgc. uaf.edu.

Get the full Weekly RAP Newsletter for 11/10/14 HERE,


11/03/2014

Abstracts/Meetings/Workshops/Professional Development :

  1. Climate, Conservation and Community in Alaska and Northwest Canada Conference Nov 4-5 at the Captain Cook Hotel in Anchorage, AK
  2. Alaska Summer Research Academy 2015
  3. New Generation of Polar Researchers (NGPR)Leadership Symposium
  4. The Global Diversity Foundation is pleased to announce GESA 2015: the fifth Global Environments Summer Academy, to be held in collaboration with the Centre for Development and Environment (CDE) at the University of Bern, between 27 July and 14 August 2015.

Internships/Fellowships/Employment 

  1. The MCHC/RISE‐UP Program is a 10‐week summer program for undergraduates in their junior and senior year, and recent baccalaureate degree students (within 12 months of MCHC/RISE‐UP program orientation) who are interested in learning more about preventing health disparities.
  2.  The Rural Development Institute (RDI) functions as a research and development organization designed to promote,facilitate, coordinate, initiate and conduct multi‐disciplinary academic and applied research on rural issues
  3. Three CDC internships for summer 2015
    1. The MCHC/RISE‐UP Program is a 10‐week summer program for undergraduates in their junior and senior year, and recent baccalaureate degree students (within 12 months of MCHC/RISE UP program orientation) who are interested in learning more about preventing health disparities.
    2. The Dr. James A. Ferguson Emerging Infectious Diseases Fellowship is a nine‐week summer program for students currently enrolled full time in a medical, dental, pharmacy, veterinary, or public health graduate program who are interested in learning more about the area of infectious diseases and health disparities.
    3. The Public health Leadership and Learning Undergraduate Student Success (PLLUSS) Program is an eight week summer and part time academic year public health leadership and research program.

Grant Opportunities 

  1. The Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) Anchorage Post is pleased to announce the kick‐off of our 2014 Scholarship Program.
  2. 2015 Global Change student grant competition,
  3. The University of Alaska Foundation is pleased to announce the availability of the 2015 Angus Gavin Memorial Bird Research Grant. 

Get the full Weekly RAP Newsletter for 11/04/14 HERE,


10/27/2014

Abstracts/Meetings/Workshops/Professional Development :

  1. UAF will be hosting a celebration of the Arctic in November. This event will provide opportunities for our faculty, staff, and students to interact with others in the campus community regarding “What is hot in the Arctic”.
  2. Alaska Summer Research Academy 2015
  3. New Generation of Polar Researchers (NGPR)Leadership Symposium
  4. There is still time to apply to Alaska Forum on the Environment !
  5. The Global Diversity Foundation is pleased to announce GESA 2015: the fifth Global Environments Summer Academy, to be held in collaboration with the Centre for Development and Environment (CDE) at the University of Bern, between 27 July and 14 August 2015.

Internships/Fellowships/Employment 

  1. Nine Month Fellowship in Northern California through CORO
  2. Looking for UAF students majoring in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) to work with K‐8 students

Grant Opportunities 

  1. Graduate School Travel Grants
  2. The Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) Anchorage Post is pleased to announce the kick‐off of our 2014
  3. Scholarship Program.
  4.  The People’s Endowment Board at the University of Alaska Fairbanks is pleased to announce the availability of funds for Fall 2014.
  5. 2015 Global Change student grant competition,
  6. The University of Alaska Foundation is pleased to announce the availability of the 2015 Angus Gavin Memorial Bird Research Grant. 

Get the full Weekly RAP Newsletter for 10/27/14 HERE,


10/20/2014

Abstracts/Meetings/Workshops/Professional Development :

  1. Alaska Summer Research Academy 2015
  2. New Generation of Polar Researchers (NGPR)Leadership Symposium
  3. Alaska Forum on the Environment 

Internships/Fellowships/Employment 

  1. Looking for UAF students majoring in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) to work with K‐8 students
  2. Tenure Track Assistant Professor in Sustainability Science Furman University
  3. The Department of Anthropology at the University of Colorado Boulder invites applications for an Assistant Professor level appointment in Cultural Anthropology with a research focus on the environment and sustainability to begin August of 2015,

Grant Opportunities 

  1. Graduate School Travel Grants
  2. The Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) Anchorage Post is pleased to announce the kick‐off of our 2014
  3. Scholarship Program.
  4.  The People’s Endowment Board at the University of Alaska Fairbanks is pleased to announce the availability of funds for Fall 2014.
  5. 2015 Global Change student grant competition,
  6. The University of Alaska Foundation is pleased to announce the availability of the 2015 Angus Gavin Memorial Bird Research Grant. 

Get the full Weekly RAP Newsletter for 10/20/14 HERE,


10/13/2014

Abstracts/Meetings/Workshops/Professional Development :

  1. Alaska Summer Research Academy 2015
  2. New Generation of Polar Researchers (NGPR)Leadership Symposium
  3. Structured Decision Making in Natural Resource Management
  4. Call for papers for the Climate Change in Culture Conference to be hosted by the University of Prince Edward Island in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, May 28‐31, 2015.
  5.  

Internships/Fellowships/Employment 

  1. Tenure Track Assistant Professor in Sustainability Science Furman University
  2. The Department of Anthropology at the University of Colorado Boulder invites applications for an Assistant Professor level appointment in Cultural Anthropology with a research focus on the environment and sustainability to begin August of 2015,
  3. Fall 2014‐‐ University of Alaska Legislative Internship Application

Grant Opportunities 

  1. Graduate School Travel Grants
  2.  The People’s Endowment Board at the University of Alaska Fairbanks is pleased to announce the availability of funds for Fall 2014.
  3. 2015 Global Change student grant competition,
  4. The University of Alaska Foundation is pleased to announce the availability of the 2015 Angus Gavin Memorial Bird Research Grant. 

Get the full Weekly RAP Newsletter for 10/13/14 HERE,


10/06/2014

Abstracts/Meetings/Workshops/Professional Development :

  1. Structured Decision Making in Natural Resource Management, 
  2. New Generation of Polar Researchers (NGPR)Leadership Symposium, 
  3. Alaska Forum on the Environment,
  4. Call for papers for the Climate Change in Culture Conference to be hosted by the University of Prince Edward Island in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, May 28‐31, 2015.

Internships/Fellowships/Employment 

  1. The Department of Anthropology at the University of Colorado Boulder invites applications for an Assistant Professor level appointment in Cultural Anthropology with a research focus on the environment and sustainability to begin August of 2015,

Grant Opportunities 

  1.  The People’s Endowment Board at the University of Alaska Fairbanks is pleased to announce the availability of funds for Fall 2014.
  2. 2015 Global Change student grant competition,
  3. The University of Alaska Foundation is pleased to announce the availability of the 2015 Angus Gavin Memorial Bird Research Grant. 

Get the full Weekly RAP Newsletter for 10/06/14 HERE,


09/29/2014

Abstracts/Meetings/Workshops/Professional Development : Alaska Forum on the Environment , Funding through International Arctic Science Committee (IASC), Call for papers for the Climate Change in Culture Conference to be hosted by the University of Prince Edward Island

Internships/Fellowships/Employment  : University of Alaska Legislative Internship Application, The Department of Anthropology at the University of Colorado Boulder invites applications for an Assistant Professor level appointment in Cultural Anthropology

Grant Opportunities  : 2015 Angus Gavin Memorial Bird Research Grant,2015 Global Change student grant competition.

Get the full Weekly RAP Newsletter for 09/29/14 HERE


09/22/2014

RAP Student Chas Jones' Dissertation Defense is Monday, Sept 29 in Muri 104, "Ecohydrological Linkages: Connecting the dots between hydrology, climate, and people of the North"

Abstracts/Meetings/Workshops/Professional Developmen t : Call for papers for the Climate Change in Culture Conference, Thesis Formatting Workshops,The Arctic as extractive industries resource frontier: legal and political economy developments

Internships/Fellowships/Employment  : University of Alaska Legislative Internship Application, The Department of Anthropology at the University of Colorado Boulder invites applications for an Assistant Professor level appointment in Cultural Anthropology

Grant Opportunities  : 2015 Angus Gavin Memorial Bird Research Grant,2015 Global Change student grant competition.

Get the full Weekly RAP Newsletter for 09/22/14 HERE


09/17/2014

2014  RAP Retreat to be held Sept 22-23, 2014 with Dr. Thomas Thornton, University of Oxford

RAP Student Chas Jones' Dissertation Defense is Monday, Sept 29 in Muri 104, "Ecohydrological Linkages: Connecting the dots between hydrology, climate, and people of the North"

Abstracts/Meetings/Workshops/Professional Developmen t : NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) Webinar, , UArctic course: The Arctic as extractive industries resource frontier: legal and political economy developments

Internships/Fellowships/Employment  : University of Alaska Legislative Internship Application, The Department of Anthropology at the University of Colorado Boulder invites applications for an Assistant Professor level appointment in Cultural Anthropology

Grant Opportunities  : 2015 Angus Gavin Memorial Bird Research Grant,

Get the full Weekly RAP Newsletter for 09/17/14 HERE


09/09/2014

2014  RAP Retreat to be held Sept 22-23, 2014 with Dr. Thomas Thornton, University of Oxford

Abstracts/Meetings/Workshops/Professional Developmen t : 2014 Arctic Science Conference, UArctic Course

Internships/Fellowships/Employment  : Fall 2014‐‐ University of Alaska Legislative Internship Application, Angus Gavin Memorial Bird , Research Grant

Grant Opportunities  : Alaska Space Grant Undergraduate Research Fellowships &  Scholarships.

Get the Weekly RAP Newsletter for 09/09/14 HERE


05/05/2014

Content Overview:

Abstracts/Meetings/Workshops/Professional Development : US-IALE Symposium

Internships/Fellowships/Employment : Tenure Track Assistant Professor in SES systems

Grant Opportunities : AISES Scholarship, AISES Anderson Memorial Scholarship, Burlington Northern Santa Fe Foundation Scholarship, AISES Intel Scholarship

Get the Weekly RAP Newsletter for 05/05/14 HERE

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