Postdoctoral Research Fellows Archives - State of the Planet

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Last Chance to Apply to the 2020 Interdisciplinary Postdoc Program

If you’re a recent PhD interested in sustainable development, apply by October 30.

by |October 23, 2019
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Hurricane Sandy May Have Worsened Gentrification in Brooklyn and Queens

A study finds evidence for land speculation in Coney Island and the Rockaways, in some of the neighborhoods hardest-hit by the storm.

by |October 3, 2019
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Earth Institute Postdoctoral Research Program Now Accepting Applications for 2020

Doctoral candidates or recent Ph.D., M.D., J.D. or Sc.D. recipients interested in research on sustainable development can apply by October 30, 2019.

by |August 27, 2019
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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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NatureNet Science Fellowship Now Accepting Applications for 2019

Apply for NatureNet Science Fellowships at Columbia University by September 7, 2018.

by |June 19, 2018

The Rise of Cities in the Battle Against Climate Change

Last week, Canada hosted the world’s first climate change summit for urban leaders. It looks like it will have a lasting impact on how we think about and take action on climate change.

by |March 13, 2018
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Inside the Lives of Anti-Poaching Staff at an Indian Wildlife Sanctuary

Earth Institute postdoc Nandini Velho writes about two wildlife workers who made a documentary about the Pakke Tiger Reserve and the people who protect it.

by |December 27, 2017
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Time is Running Out to Apply to the Earth Institute Postdoctoral Research Program

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

by |October 24, 2017