Opportunities through the CW CESU

NPS ecosystem services post-doc position

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Opportunity Type: Employment Opportunities
Submission Deadline: March 24, 2024

NPS ecosystem services post-doc position

National Park Service seeks a post-doc for a project focused on quantifying the economic value of ecosystem services (e.g., carbon sequestration, erosion control, recreation opportunities) in 3-4 park units. A broad goal is to develop an ecosystem services framework to help inform park management decisions. We would also be looking for a faculty advisor at the sponsoring institution.

The application deadline is March 24th, 2024.

Applicants need to already have received a PhD (within the last 5 years) or have their PhD awarded by June 30th, 2024.

Salary and Benefits: Salary is $68,000 with 5.4% increase each year following Year 2. Fellows will be provided with a research and travel budget up to $15,000 annually. The sponsoring institution will receive $20,000 annually for expenses including faculty advisor, lab expenses, and overhead.

Tenure: The fellowship is 3 years, beginning on or about June 2024 and ending April 2027.

Location: Remote but may require travel to the park units for field research.

If you are interested in learning more or applying, please visit the following site: National Park Foundation (nationalparks.org)