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Dr. Munir Humayun in the Sahara desert near Erfoud, Morocco
Wed, 2014/11/26 - 4:06pm

Black Beauty, a shiny, scaly-skinned, 4.4 billion year old rock from Mars, has captivated interest around the world. EOAS professor Dr. Munir Humayun led the team that documented Black Beauty’s age.

Fri, 2014/11/21 - 10:27am

The application and information for Field Camp 2015 north of Taos, New Mexico has been posted.

Thu, 2014/11/20 - 2:01pm

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) will offer a semester-long, tuition-supported program for advanced STEM undergraduates majoring in science, engineering, or mathematics that features a significant, for-credit research experience guided by a WHOI scientist.

Thu, 2014/11/13 - 12:46pm

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is searching for a Fisheries and Wildlife Biologist to be based in Lake City, Florida.

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Wed, 2014/11/12 - 4:44pm

FSU’s Sustainable Campus initiative is announcing the start of two exciting programs:  The Green Fund and the Energy Fellows Program

Wed, 2014/11/12 - 2:45pm

Florida State University is continuing its major interdisciplinary initiative in the broadly defined area of Coastal & Marine Research. During the 2014-15 academic year the initiative will be recruiting up to five tenure-track faculty members; the search is open with respect to rank. We invite applications from researchers active in coastal system research in the areas of geomorphology, hydrology, physical oceanography and air-sea interactions. Candidates with research interests that bridge across disciplines, including life sciences, are encouraged to apply. The search seeks to complement the existing strengths in coastal and marine research in the Department of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Science, the Department of Biological Science and the FSU Coastal and Marine Laboratory. 

Mon, 2014/11/03 - 4:43pm

The Department of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Science is seeking applications for a tenure-track faculty position in Geophysics. Candidates must hold a Ph.D. degree at time of appointment. The search is in the broad area of solid Earth geophysics and the area of specialization is open. Collaborative research with current departmental strengths in marine geology, climatology-paleoclimatology, geochemistry, hydrogeology, and structure/tectonics is encouraged. A well-qualified candidate will have a record that reflects a high level of research productivity.

Mon, 2014/11/03 - 2:31pm

Janice Huff, weekday chief meteorologist for NBC 4 New York, is one of New York’s most recognized forecasters. She is a meteorology alum and in 2002 was named a “Grad Made Good” by FSU. She stopped by the EOAS weathercasting studio to talk with students and share some advice for those looking to make weathercasting and meteorology their career.

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Mon, 2014/11/03 - 11:07am

The Weather Channel recently featured how Lincoln High School here in Tallahassee is using weather measurements from Weather STEM, a project created by EOAS alum Ed Mansouri, to keep students safe during practices and competitions. Ed has donated and installed automated weather sensors at over 20 schools in Leon county and will be donating one per county across Florida.

Fri, 2014/10/31 - 9:53am

American Water Resources Association, Florida Section Student Research Poster Contest - Call For Abstracts

Florida Gulf Coast University will be the site of the 24th Annual Southwest Florida Water Resources Conference. This conference is hosted in collaboration by eight professional societies and public interest groups, as the premier event in water resources technical information in southwest Florida. The conference brings together researchers, managers, agency staff, consultants, and other interested parties to discuss ongoing scientific research and innovative projects, to share ideas, and to increase awareness of the issues of water supply, water use efficiency, waterbody protection, watershed health, and environmental sustainability facing Florida today.

This student research poster contest is open to all Florida students and students conducting research in Florida. We seek abstracts in any of a wide range of topics pertaining to the field of water resources.