Postdoctoral Research Fellow Archives - State of the Planet

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Last Chance to Apply to the 2019 Interdisciplinary Postdoc Program

If you’re a postdoc interested in sustainable development, apply by October 31.

by |October 22, 2018
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Pangolins and the Consumers of Wildlife Trafficking

Earth Institute postdoc Nandini Velho writes about consumers of illegal wildlife products, including the obscure but heavily trafficked pangolin.

by |September 6, 2018
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Earth Institute Postdoctoral Research Program Now Accepting Applications for 2019

Doctoral candidates or recent degree recipients interested in research on sustainable development should apply by October 31, 2018.

by |August 30, 2018
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Research Symposium Shows the Diverse Expertise of Earth Institute Postdoctoral Fellows

The Spring Postdoctoral Fellowship Symposium highlights interdisciplinary work of current research fellows at the Earth Institute.

by |April 10, 2018

Finding Solutions to Environmental Conflict: Q&A With Josh Fisher

In a rapidly warming world, conflicts inevitably arise between those affected by dwindling resources and changing climate conditions. Josh Fisher’s work centers on trying to avert conflict and provide opportunities for cooperation through understanding the relationships between conflict, environment and development.

by |June 18, 2013

Life as an Earth Institute Postdoctoral Fellow

By Daniel Soto About this time a two years ago, I was preparing my own application to be an Earth Institute Postdoctoral Fellow.  I am beginning my second year in the fellowship and would like to share my experience with anyone who is interested in the program. My work here at the Earth Institute explores… read more

by |October 31, 2011

Being an Earth Institute Fellow

By Elisabeth King
As the applications for the 2011-2 Earth Institute (EI) Postdoctoral Fellows program are coming in, I have been asked by a number of people to describe the kind of research that I have had the chance to undertake during my time at EI.

by |December 20, 2010