Nov. 14, 2013

The Mountain Research Initiative (MRI) and the University of Nevada at Reno announce the opening of abstract submissions to the Global Fair and Workshop on Long-Term Observatories of Mountain Social-Ecological Systems, in Reno, Nev., July 16-19, 2014.

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Nov. 13, 2013

A study by an international team of researchers led by CHANS-Net member Anna M. Stewart Ibarra of the Center for Global Health and Translational Science (CGHATS) at SUNY Upstate Medical University is giving public health officials information that will help decrease the risk of dengue, a life-threatening mosquito-borne viral disease that is one of the fastest spreading tropical diseases globally.

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Nov. 4, 2013

Graduate students can apply for two funded positions for an interdisciplinary project conducted through the University of Colorado and the University of New Hampshire. The two graduate student positions, one at the University of New Hampshire and one at the University of Colorado-Boulder, will support ongoing research efforts in eastern Oregon for the Communities and Forests in Oregon (CAFOR) Project. Read the complete job posting.

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Oct. 1, 2013

Three CHANS-Net members have contributed to two high-profile special issues that explore the connections between the environment and the native people living there.

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Sept. 23, 2013

Two multi-centre groups of scientists – one led by Bryan Drew from the University of Florida and one by CHANS-Net members Joel Hartter from the University of New Hampshire and Sadie Ryan from SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry – will publish pleas for scientists to ensure that two highly valuable but hitherto neglected types of data are made openly av

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Aug. 24, 2012

The Department of Anthropology at Stanford University seeks an innovative scholar for a tenure track faculty appointment in the area of the anthropology of human-environment interactions. 

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Aug. 22, 2013

PhD positions are available at the Landscape Ecology and Ecosystem Sciences Lab at the University of Toledo to study ecosystem and societal functions on the Mongolian Plateau. The positions require the abilities to synthesize existing data and aid regional and continental up-scaling efforts in the context of climatic and socioeconomic changes.

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Aug. 22, 2013

A paper in BioScience shines light on results  of a project undertaken by 2009 CHANS Fellows investigating how CHANS researchers are trained and how their training may influence their overall career path.

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Aug. 8, 2013

The Ecological Society of America got an earful of telecoupling Thursday morning as global experts gathered to exchange ideas about how to approach sustainability systemically -- from grazing cattle to palm oil to water zombies. 

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July 11, 2013

Global sustainability is like a high-stakes jigsaw puzzle – and an international group of scientists have created a new framework to assemble the big picture without losing pieces.

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