Second Nature seeks the services of two Implementation Fellows to support colleges and universities in successfully fulfilling their reporting requirements of the American College & University Presidents’ Climate Commitment (ACUPCC). The Implementation Fellows will work as part of the ACUPCC Support Team on the Second Nature staff to help current signatory institutions fulfill the reporting requirements of the ACUPCC, with an emphasis on supporting Minority-Serving Institutions (MSIs) and Under-Resourced Institutions (URIs) that are signatories of the ACUPCC. Reporting requirements include the development of greenhouse gas inventories, writing and implementing campus-wide climate action plans, developing sustainability research and curricular initiatives, energy and financing analysis, and engagement of senior leadership and community partnerships. For more information and to apply, visit: http://secondnature.org/about/employment/implementation-fellow.html
We are looking for one volunteer with the following skills and knowledge, 10 years in-vitro research experience, Over 5 years hands on experience in Potato in vitro work (a practitioner of in-vitro culture of potato). Web Address for this Job Posting (attachments received will not distributed): http://www2.winrock.org/volunteer/assignment.asp?BU=False&id=5595 No deadline. Open until filed. Prefecture of Kindia, Republic of Guinea. Contact: Millie Clayton, 2101 Riverfront Drive, Little Rock, Arkansas 72202 501-280-3018 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
We are looking for one volunteer with the following skills and knowledge: 10 years’ experience in designing and implementing development projects in general and in natural resources management; Hands-on skills on technique of designing, implementing and monitoring development projects at a community level; Hands-on skills on techniques of forestry biodiversity conservation at a community level. Fluent French language skills to prepare training materials and conduct the course in French Web Address for this Job Posting http://www2.winrock.org/volunteer/assignment.asp?BU=False&id=5498 No deadline. Open until filled.
INTERNSHIP – THE CLEAN AIR TASK FORCE, BOSTON, MA
The Clean Air Task Force (CATF) is hiring an intern during the spring 2013 semester to support its Land Use and Bioenergy Project. Key responsibilities will include: Tracking, collecting, and summarizing emerging research on climate-related impacts of biofuels production and biomass-based power generation. Analyzing state, federal, and international policy developments. Reviewing and summarizing long-term projections about biomass availability.
Duration: January – May 2013 Time: 5-10 hours/week, Stipend: $12/hour. Website: http://www.catf.us/climate/land_use_and_bioenergy/
Through our two-year Echoing Green Fellowship program, we provide start-up capital and technical assistance to help new leaders launch their organizations and build capacity. We offer: A stipend of $60,000 for individuals ($90,000 for 2-person partnerships) paid in four equal installments over two years. A health insurance stipend. A yearly professional development stipend. Conferences led by organizational development experts. Access to technical support and pro bono partnerships to help grow your organization. A community of like-minded social entrepreneurs and public service leaders, including the Echoing Green network of nearly 500 alumni working all over the world
Deadline: January 7, 2013. Website: http://www.echoinggreen.org/fellowship/application-guidance