Job & Internship Board

Jobs, internships, and academic positions relevant to the Soil, Water, and Climate community are shared weekly in The Profile Newsletter and on this job board. The department does not endorse or recommend employers, and we cannot guarantee the accuracy of any particular posting. If you have a job to share, please send it to the communications specialist for review.

Sector Positions

Academia

(Posted on Monday, May 16, 2022)

MS/PhD opportunity in agricultural ecology at University of New Hampshire

Postdoc in agroecosystem research at the Mississippi Water Resources Research Institute

Postdoc in actionable climate science for water resource management at the National Center for Atmospheric Research

Assistant professor in row crop agronomy and extension at Mississippi State University

Jobs and Internships 

(Posted on Monday, May 16, 2022)

Partnership manager at the Environmental Initiative 

Lab manager at the USGS Terrestrial Ecosystems Laboratory (Apply by May 19) 

Research associate at the North Mississippi Research and Extension Center 

Ice sheet and glacier remote sensing research scientist at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (Apply by May 31)

Water quality monitoring data analysis specialist for the State of Washington (Apply by May 30)

Academia

(Posted on Monday, May 2, 2022)

Postdoc in soil organic matter dynamics at University of California, Merced

Postdoc in crop modeling at Los Alamos National Laboratory

Jobs and Internships 

(Posted on Monday, May 2, 2022)

Research position in hydrology, atmospheric science, or Earth science at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

Academia

(Posted on Monday, April 25, 2022)

Postdoc in carbon cycle science at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory 

Postdoc or research associate in climate physics and machine learning at New York University

Jobs and Internships 

(Posted on Monday, April 25, 2022)

Community forestry member position at Climate Impact Corps

Outreach organizer at the Sustainable Farming Association

Program specialist in recycling and resource solutions at Anoka County

Research specialist in weed science at the University of Minnesota

Research associate in climate and energy policy at Stockholm Environment Institute's Seattle office

Several sustainability research scholar positions at the Institute on the Environment

Several positions in carbon management at the Great Plains Institute

Several scientist positions at Project Drawdown

Academia

(Posted on Monday, April 18, 2022)

Postdoc in land value and conservation cost at Boston University (Apply by April 22)

Postdoc in weather, climate, and society at Northern Illinois University (Apply by May 1)

Senior lecturer in soil microbiology at Lincoln University (Apply by May 10) 

Jobs and Internships 

(Posted on Monday, April 18, 2022)

District conservation technician at East Otter Tail Soil and Water Conservation District

Forest and grasslands ecosystem carbon project field assistant at Woodwell Climate Science Center

Earth science field and laboratory teaching technician at the University of British Columbia 

Academia

(Posted on Monday, April 11, 2022)

PhD position in ecology/physical geography with focus on Arctic terrestrial ecosystems at Umeå University (Apply by April 25)

Postdoc position in climate science at Sandia National Laboratory

Postdoc position in limnology at York University (Apply by April 30) 

Postdoc fellowships in climate dynamics, impacts, and action at University of Virginia

Teaching professor in environmental science/sustainability at Georgetown University

Jobs and Internships 

(Posted on Monday, April 11, 2022)

Research project specialist for the Minnesota Climate Adaptation Partnership (Apply by April 22) 

Sustainability solutions analyst  at McKinsey & Company

Clean energy scientist at PSE Healthy Energy 

Multiple positions at the U.S. Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Research Station

Academia

(Posted on Monday, April 4, 2022)

Master’s research assistantship in post-wildfire soil processes at University of Wyoming

PhD position in tree ring mercury at University of Nevada, Reno

Postdoc position in lake ice/limnology at Uppsala University

Jobs and Internships 

(Posted on Monday, April 4, 2022)

Lab manager/lead research technician at Michigan State University

Water science research assistant at Michigan State University

Field research & development engineer position at Scripps Institution of Oceanography

Summer student positions (group leader, summer coordinator, p.e. lead, art lead or tennis instructor) with University Recreation and Wellness Youth Programs. Visit Jobs in RecWell or email [email protected].

Academia

(Posted on Monday, March 28, 2022)

PhD position in remote sensing at Michigan Technological University 

Postdoc in water resources engineering at Iowa State University (Apply by April 15) 

Two postdocs in climate change mitigation modeling at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology

Jobs and Internships 

(Posted on Monday, March 28, 2022)

Peatland restoration seasonal technician (Job ID: 51234) and assistant (Job ID: 51233) positions at The Nature Conservancy

Biochar extension and outreach program coordinator at Michigan State University (Apply by April 15)

Executive director of the Consortium of Universities for the Advancement of Hydrologic Science, Inc. (Apply by April 15)

Academia

(Posted on Monday, March 21, 2022)

Master’s student position in watershed science at Southern Illinois University

Postdoc in remote sensing and GIS for precision agriculture at Simon Fraser University 

Assistant/associate professor in soil science artificial intelligence at the University of Florida

Jobs and Internships 

(Posted on Monday, March 21, 2022)

Summer field assistant in climate change mitigation at Project Vesta

Temporary field assistant and senior laboratory technician position at the Minnesota Geological Survey 

Academic coordinator in the Department of Land, Air and Water Resources at University of California, Davis (Apply by May 31)

Research scientist in ecosystem sustainability at the University of Arizona 

Natural resource specialist position at the USDA Forest Service, Southwestern Region

Director of soil health and sustainable crop production at Dairy Management Inc.

Academia

(Posted on Monday, March 14, 2022)

Student researcher position in precision agriculture at University of Minnesota 

Postdoc position in environmental impacts of renewable energy development at Temple University

Visiting assistant professor in climate modeling at Bates College (Apply by March 20)

Visiting assistant professor in environmental geochemistry at Bates College (Apply by March 25)

Visiting professor in environmental science at Paul Smith’s College

Assistant professor in environmental soil chemistry at University of Wisconsin-Madison (Apply by March 31)

Jobs and Internships

(Posted on Monday, March 14, 2022)

Climate data programmer at the Midwestern Regional Climate Center 

Agricultural conservation specialist at the Sand County Foundation 

Research scientist position in urban climate change adaptation at Drexel University

Environmental sciences instructor and program coordinator at Oregon State University 

Editor of biogeochemistry at Nature Communications (Apply by March 24)

Academia

(Posted on Monday, February 28, 2022)

Undergraduate research assistant position on Perennial Annual Responses to Climate Extremes project in CFANS (Apply by March 7)

Master’s student in advancing climate adaptation in Northern Minnesota at the University of Minnesota 

Postdoc in carbon and nitrogen balances in agroecosystems at Illinois Center for Digital Agriculture

Postdoc in methane emissions reduction at Harvard University

Senior lecturer in soil/environmental physics at Lincoln University (New Zealand)

Jobs and Internships

(Posted on Monday, February 28, 2022)

Paid opportunity to participate in undergraduate STEM writing course assessment; If you have any questions about the project, please email Courtney Hoffman at [email protected]. (Apply by March 7) 

Summer internship in machine learning and modeling at Lake Michigan Air Directors Consortium (Apply by March 18)

Research and project assistant in atmospheric dynamics and climate variability at Stanford University

Research data analyst and project coordinator in methane reduction at Harvard University

District soil conservationist position at USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (Apply by March 4)

Soil resource conservationist position at USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (Apply by March 4)

Vice president of science and research at Field to Market (Apply by April 1)

Academia

(Posted on Monday, February 21, 2022)

Two postdocs in earth system modeling at the University of Maryland 

Postdoc in soil carbon sequestration in agriculture at Emory University

Postdoc in soil science/research on phosphorus recovery at USDA Agricultural Research Service

Postdoc in digital agronomy at Cornell University 

Research chair in big data analytics in digital agriculture at University of Saskatchewan 

Faculty cluster hire in integrative precision agriculture at University of Georgia

Jobs and Internships

(Posted on Monday, February 21, 2022)

Two community garden internships with the Southeast Como Improvement Association

Summer education and outreach internship at Nine Mile Creek Watershed District 

Coordinator of storytelling at Project Drawdown 

Academic coordinator, Sustainable Agricultural Water Management Research Group at University of California, Davis

Physical scientist at the USGS Mercury Research Laboratory (Apply by February 23)

Research technologist in soil/crop science at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Research scientist in climate change solutions at Corning 

Conservation agronomist at Cargill

Academia

(Posted on Monday, February 14, 2022)

Agroecology Extension (AX) Summer Research Fellowship at the University of Vermont

MS and PhD student positions in urban forestry at Tennessee State University

PhD student position in digital agriculture and irrigation at the University of Minnesota

Postdoc position in soil and rhizosphere microbial ecology at University of California, Davis

Postdoc in hydrologic and water quality modeling at University at Albany, State University of New York

Jobs and Internships

(Posted on Monday, February 14, 2022)

Outreach coordinator position at the Sustainable Agriculture Education Association (Reach out to Jennifer Nicklay with questions about the organization.)

Field and laboratory technician at Cornell University 

Research ecologist at Cedar Creek Ecosystem Science Reserve

Chief equity and partnership officer at Minnesota Center for Environmental Advocacy

Earth science public engagement manager at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Science director for the land focus area at National Geographic

Program director for the Geobiology and Low Temperature Geochemistry Program, National Science Foundation (Apply by March 15)

Academia

(Posted on Monday, February 7, 2022)

MS or PhD student position in hydroclimatology at Syracuse University (Apply by February 13) 

Postdoc in soil health & managed aquifer recharge at University of California-Davis

Postdoc in plant and soil dynamics in urban green infrastructure at Temple University

Jobs and Internships

(Posted on Monday, February 7, 2022)

Internship at the Northeast Climate Adaptation Science Center

Plant STEM summer undergraduate research internship at Utah State University 

Paid training program in environmental organizing and advocacy at Green Corps 

Internships and jobs at the American Geophysical Union 

Science writer and digital communications specialist at North Carolina Sea Grant

Catastrophe research analyst at Liberty Mutual Insurance

Academia

(Posted on Monday, January 31, 2022)

PhD position in soil sulfur cycling at ETH Zurich

Postdoc in water resources policy at University of California, Irvine

Postdoc position in environmental biogeochemistry at Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Professor of practice (teaching) in GIS/earth science at Tulane University 

Assistant/associate professor of water quality at Louisiana State University

Jobs and Internships

(Posted on Monday, January 31, 2022)

Researcher 1 position at UMN Northwest Research and Outreach Center

Glacial geologist/mapper at the Minnesota Geological Survey

Assistant lab manager for stable isotope and geochemistry facilities at Colorado State University (Apply by February 14)

Field support manager at US Ice Drilling Program

Clean energy jobs at the Department of Energy Clean Energy Corps

Academia

(Posted on Monday, January 24, 2022)

Three PhD positions in winter seasonality of arctic terrestrial ecosystems at Umeå University (Apply by February 14)

Postdoc in plant-soil interactions at Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Postdoc in remote sensing and GIS for precision agriculture at Simon Fraser University

Postdoc in KernzaCAP environmental quality at The Land Institute

Assistant professor in ecosystem ecology and climate justice at Colorado State University

Jobs and Internships

(Posted on Monday, January 24, 2022)

Climate resilience extension educator at MCAP, University of Minnesota (Apply by February 9)

Tribal climate adaptation menu coordinator at Great Lakes Indian Fish & Wildlife Commission

Resilience coordinator at The Program for Local Adaptation to Climate Effects: Sea-Level Rise

Regenerative agriculture project manager at the Nature Conservancy 

Senior climate and soil health scientist at American Farmland Trust

Research and extension agronomist at The Land Institute

Jobs and Internships

(Posted on Wednesday, January 12, 2022)

Soil scientist at Ottawa National Forest (Apply by January 20)

Academia

(Posted on Monday, January 10, 2022)

Seven PhD student positions at Deep Soil Ecotron Facility at several universities

Two postdoc positions in rhizosphere biogeochemistry at University of Massachusetts Amherst

Postdoc in solar energy and agriculture at Temple University

Professor and director of the School of Environment and Natural Resources at Ohio State University

Jobs and Internships

(Posted on Monday, January 10, 2022)

Communications and online giving associate at the Minnesota Center for Environmental Advocacy

Ecosystems services scientist at the Savannah Institute 

Scientist, carbon science and modeling at Indigo Ag

Associate Director of Research: Agroecosystems Nitrogen Initiative at Iowa State University

Academia

(Posted on Monday, January 3, 2022)

Two postdoc positions in AI for agriculture and earth system modeling at University of Minnesota

Assistant/associate professor of soil biogeochemistry at University of Massachusetts Amherst (Apply by February 8)

Jobs and Internships

(Posted on Monday, January 3, 2022)

Soil scientist position at Willow