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Oct 17, 2018
Job Opportunity: Science Communications Coordinator

The National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC) is seeking a full-time, experienced science communications professional to lead communications activities. The primary focus of the Science Communications Coordinator is to enhance awareness and understanding of SESYNC research and opportunities within the community of socio-environmental scientists, scientific knowledge users, and policy makers. The Science Communications Coordinator will have lead responsibility for developing and coordinating communications across SESYNC’s research network and with the educated public.


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Oct 17, 2018
New tool helps align investment with objectives in biodiversity conservation

One of the balancing acts faced by conservation agencies is how to conserve and protect as many species as possible from extinction with limited funding and finite resources. 


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Oct 05, 2018
SESYNC Funds Six New Pursuits and Workshops

The National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC) welcomes six new projects starting in 2018.


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Sep 28, 2018
Now Is the Time to Answer Questions about Climate Engineering Disease Impacts

ANNAPOLIS, MD. – Radical solutions to climate change might save lives, but a commentary in the October 2018 issue of the journal Nature Climate Change calls for caution because geoengineering still lacks a “clean bill of health.”


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Sep 14, 2018
From SESYNC to Jupyter

The latest addition to SESYNC's cyberinfrastructure—rolling out on ­September 20th—is a JupyterHub gateway for Python based data analysis and visualization.


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Sep 10, 2018
SESYNC Invites Proposals for Interdisciplinary Team-Based Research

 

The National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC) requests proposals for collaborative and interdisciplinary team-based research projects under two programs: Pursuits and Workshops. 

SESYNC is a synthesis research center that brings together diverse groups in new, interdisciplinary collaborations to identify solutions to society’s most challenging and complex environmental problems. Proposals are invited for synthesis projects focused on tools, methods, and other practices applicable to actionable team research on socio-environmental problems.


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Sep 06, 2018
Q&A with SESYNC Postdoc Varsha Vijay

Get to know one of SESYNC's newest postdocs, Varsha Vijay!


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Sep 04, 2018
Request for Proposals: Graduate Pursuits

The National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC) located in Annapolis, Maryland seeks proposals for independent, collaborative team-based synthesis research by graduate student teams.


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Aug 28, 2018
Q&A with SESYNC Postdoc Kelly Jones

Get to know SESYNC's newest postdoc Kelly Jones!


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Aug 27, 2018
Job Opportunity: Research and Evaluation Assistant

The National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC) seeks a Research and Evaluation Assistant to join its programs team in supporting SESYNC’s research, evaluation, and monitoring efforts. The successful candidate will work on a variety of activities centered on supporting our biannual request for proposals and postdoctoral fellowship program, tracking and monitoring Center activities, and analyzing outcomes.


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