- IA Topic : Climate Change
Excerpt:The Tyndall Centre for Climate Change is hosting the second annual PhD Conference at theUniversity of East Anglia (Norwich, UK) from the 11-13 April, 2012. There will be four paper sessions reflecting the four themes of the Tyndall Centre: Land and Water, Cities and Coasts, Governance and Behaviour, and Energy and Emissions. ...
Excerpt:Each summer, the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), located in Schloss Laxenburg near Vienna, Austria, hosts a selected group of graduate students, primarily doctoral, from around the world in its Young Scientists Summer Program (YSSP). Application for 2012 is open until 16 January, 2012.
Centre for International Governance Innovation Chair in Climate Change at Wilfrid Laurier University, Canada
Excerpt:The Centre for International Governance Innovation at Wilfrid Laurier University, Canada, invites applications and nominations for a tenured position at the rank of Professor from scholars whose research interests concern climate change. ...
Excerpt:According to updated data published by the European Environment Agency (EEA) several carmakers need to make their fleets even more carbon-efficient in order to meet 2012 CO2 emissions target. ...
Excerpt:A new report published by the European Environment Agency predicts a major growth in renewable energies for the coming decade. These projections are made on the basis of an analysis of the plans of EU member states to install renewable energies. These National Renewable Energy Action Plans are part of the EU's efforts to combat climate change.
Excerpt:The American Geophysical Union would like to invite those who are interested to submit abstracts to an engaging interdisciplinary session on Social Impacts of Climate Change and Climate Variability. ...
Excerpt:The department of Agricultural Economics at Humboldt University Berlin is looking for a postdoc to work in a project on the analysis of sustainable institutional fit and interplay in climate change adaptation. The deadline for application is 25 November, 2011.
Excerpt:Papers are invited for this three-day technical international symposium on systems engineering for sustainable adaptation to global change. The symposium will be held from 3-5 July, 2012 at Newcastle University, UK and aims to address the analysis, design, engineering and management of coupled human, environmental and engineered systems.
Senior Staff Associate at Center for International Earth Science Information Network, Columbia University
Excerpt:The Center for International Earth Science Information Network at Columbia University is recruiting a Senior Staff Associate to participate in a dynamic team of natural, social, and data scientists addressing interdisciplinary environment and development issues.