Jobs & Opportunities

Adaptation and resilience-related jobs and grant opportunities are updated weekly!

Use this form to submit opportunities to share with the community. You can reach out to the ASAP Team with any questions.

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Jobs - Permanent

Project Coordinator - University of Michigan College of Engineering 
Ann Arbor, MI | Intermediate | Full-Time | $55k - $65k/year | Apply by November 21

Environmental Specialist (Climate Resilience)
Las Vegas, NV | Intermediate | Full-Time | 
$30.57 - $47.42 Hourly | Apply by November 22

Community Assistance for Climate Equity Program Associate - California Strategic Growth Council
Sacramento, CA or Remote (but must be based in CA) | Entry| Full-Time | $63k-$69k | Apply by November 30

The Nature Conservancy is Hiring for Multiple Positions:

Assistant Professor in Indigenous Law & Environmental Planning - Simon Fraser University
Burnaby, B.C. Canada | Intermediate | Full-Time | $89k - $123k/year | Apply by December 7

Penn State Institutes of Energy and the Environment is hiring for multiple positions:

Georgetown Climate Center is hiring for Several Positions:

Resilience Associate - Cadmus Group 

Arlington, VA or Remote | Intermediate | Full-Time | Salary not Listed | Open Until Filled

Professor of Practice in Real Estate Development
New Orleans, LA | Intermediate | Full-Time | Salary Not Listed | Open Until Filled 

Environmental Planner II - Metropolitan Area Planning Council 
Boston, MA | Intermediate | Full-Time | $68k - $78k/year | Open Until Filled

Prepare Program Associate - SBP
Remote | Intermediate | Full-Time | Salary not Listed | Open Until Filled

Program Manager Climate Assessment for The Southwest - University of Arizona 
Tuscan, AZ | Intermediate | Full-Time | $55k - $60k/year | Open Until Filled

Senior Program Officer - Institute for Sustainable Communities
Remote | Intermediate | Full-Time | Salary Not Listed | Open Until Filled

New Mexico Tribal Liaison - University of Oklahoma
Albuquerque, NM | Entry | Full-Time | $41k - $47k/year | Open Until Filled

MVP Deputy Director - Massachusetts Government EOEEA
Boston, MA | Intermediate | Full-Time | $75k - $87k/year | Open Until Filled

Senior Program Manager - North Carolina State University 
Raleigh, NC | Senior | Full-Time | Salary Not Listed | Open Until Filled

Program Manager Health & Resilience - National League of Cities
Remote | Intermediate | Full-Time | $75k - $99k/year | Open Until Filled

Kim Lundgren Associates is Hiring for Multiple Positions:

Remote (Boston Area) | Senior | Full-Time | $85k - $125k/year | Open Until Filled

Remote | Entry | Full-Time | $60k - $85k/year | Open Until Filled

Senior Climate Adaptation Analyst - Ascent Environmental
Sacramento, CA | Senior | Full-Time | Salary Not Listed | Open Until Filled

Adaptation and Resilience Consultant - ARUP
Boston, NY/NJ, DC, Chicago | Intermediate | Full-Time | Salary not Listed | Open Until Filled

Resiliency Specialist - City of Hampton, VA 
Hampton, VA | Intermediate | Full-Time | $47k - $84k/year | Open Until Filled

Resilience Manager - Elizabeth River Project
Norfolk, VA | Full-Time | Intermediate | Salary Not Listed | Open Until Filled

Jobs - Temporary

Future Mobility Planner - Department of Transportation Minnesota
St. Paul, MN | Intermediate | Full-Time | $60k -  $89k/year | Apply by November 28

Winter and Spring Internship - USCAN
Remote | Entry | Part-Time | Salary not Listed | Apply by January 13

Postdoctoral Research Scholar - NC State University 
Raleigh, NC | Intermediate | Full-Time | $70k/year | Open Until Filled

Southern Community Reporting Fellowship - Southerly Magazine 
Several Locations | Part-Time | Entry | $3k | Open Until Filled

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Opportunities

NOAA Climate and Fisheries Adaptation FY23 Funding Competition
Funding Opportunity | Submit by November 21 
The CAFA program is looking to solicit two types of proposals for FY23 funding, Proposals should be interdisciplinary efforts that integrate climate, ecological, and/or social science research; incorporate principles of diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility; and engage with stakeholders and/or communities.

Binational Climate Extension Fellowship - California Sea Grant 
RFA | Responses due December 5 
California Sea Grant and the Climate Science Alliance are supporting a 24-month Binational Climate Extension Fellowship to lead, support, and facilitate science and knowledge-sharing to serve the coastal resilience needs of the San Diego-Baja California Norte region.

American Climate Leadership Award 
Award Opportunity | Apply or Nominate by December 15 
The fourth annual American Climate Leadership Awards (#ACLA23) recognizes models of effective climate advocacy and engagement. If you know a climate champion or organization making a serious impact to mobilize Americans to curb climate change in a just equitable and inclusive way, please invite them to apply.

Call for Climate Change Poems - National Climate Assessment
Writing Opportunity | Submit by December 15
As an additional opportunity to participate in the NCA5, this is a call for poems that can amplify our lived experiences of climate impacts in the Southeast and other regions; and for poets to contribute to the urgent conversations on environmental justice.

2023 NOAA Climate & Global Change Postdoctoral Fellowship
Call for Applications | Apply by January 4
The objective of the program is to help create the next generation of leaders in climate research. It endeavors to attract recent PhDs in sciences that address studies with relevance to the NOAA climate research goals.

Fifth National Climate Assessment Call for Public Comment 
RFI | Comments Due January 27 
A draft version of the Fifth National Climate Assessment (NCA5) is now available for a 12-week public review and comment period. USGCRP is hosting two free webinars for people interested in learning more about NCA5, the importance of public participation, and how to submit comments on the draft report.

Art x Climate - U.S. Global Change Research Program 
Call for Art | Submit by January 27 
Art x Climate seeks to strengthen partnerships between science and art and demonstrate the power of art to advance the national conversation around climate change. Selected art submissions will be featured in the Fifth National Climate Assessment as chapter covers and within the chapters.

Consortium Partners for Alaska, Northwest, and Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center
RFP | Proposals due March 14 
This Announcement seeks to identify applicant organizations that propose to host and, as applicable, serve as consortium partners for a U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Climate Adaptation Science Center (CASC) in the regions indicated below, and to determine if their proposed science, partnership, and program support activities and strategies are appropriate to serve in the following roles: Alaska, Northwest, and Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Centers.

Inflation Reduction Act Programs Request for Public Input 
RFI | Comment Today
EPA is seeking initial public engagement and input on a subset of new and existing programs to deliver substantial emissions reductions to tackle climate change, improve public health, and reduce pollution in overburdened communities. 

Google.Org Impact Challenge on Climate Innovation
Funding Opportunity | Applications Are Open 
The Google.org Impact Challenge on Climate Innovation commits $30M to fund projects that accelerate technological advances in climate information and action. Selected organizations may receive up to $5M in funding, along with access to Google’s technical expertise and products, to accelerate progress toward a more sustainable and resilient future.

Master of Sustainability, Security, and Resilience Degree - Ohio University 
Masters Program | $1000 tuition scholarship for ASAP Members 
Ohio University’s fully online Master of Sustainability, Security, and Resilience degree is a five semester degree focused on leadership for adaptation professionals, including policy, systems analysis, and community engagement. The program is designed to be a five semester, part time program, culminating in a seven-week resilience planning capstone.

Fellowship Program For Youth - Resilience Youth Network 
Learning Opportunity | Apply Today 
Join RYN and their 9-month virtual program to learn about how you can play a role in helping your community adapt to climate change.

Rapid Response to Extreme Weather Events Across Food and Agriculture Systems - USDA 
Grant Opportunities | Apply Today 
This priority area seeks applications that focus on critical and urgent solutions in rapid response to extreme weather and disaster impacts on the nation’s food and agricultural systems and that clearly describe short-term deliverables (within 3 months of award receipt), including a plan for their adoption/use.

Workplace and Personal Wellness Foundations Certificate - University of South Florida
Free Online Course | Register Today
Attend a self-paced free course focused on being aware of wellness and individual well-being, participants can start any time and finish by December 31, 2023.

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Events - In Person


2022 Coastal & Estuarine Summit 
In-Person Event | December 4 - 8 | $345 - $775 | Register Today 
More than 1,000 coastal restoration professionals, policy makers, and regulators will make their way to New Orleans for the largest gathering of its kind in the U.S. The four-day Summit includes endless opportunities to learn, network, and engage.

14th Annual Southeast Florida Regional Climate Leadership Summit 
In-Person Event | December 8-9 | Early Bird Registration Until Oct. 9 
Broward County, along with the Climate Compact partners, will host the 14th Annual Climate Leadership Summit in person at the Broward County Convention Center on December 8th and 9th, 2022.

Nature-Based Adaptation: Getting to Scale
In-Person Event | December 9 | $15 - $45 | Register Today 
Flooding risks, sea level rise, storm surges, and extreme heat are accelerating with a changing climate. Ecosystems are also at risk, along with the social, economic, and environmental benefits they provide. Join to learn about the opportunities and barriers to scaling up nature-based approaches to climate adaptation, from planning to permitting to implementation.

5th Annual Future of Carbon Policy Forum 
In-Person Event | January 5 | $125 | Register Today 
Join Clean and Prosperous Washington for their 5th annual carbon policy forum which takes place ahead of the state's legislative session.

Higher Education Climate Leadership Summit
In-Person Summit | February 5 - 7 | $650 - $1900 | Register Today 
The 2023 Summit will engage in dialogue and action planning to further college and university climate, equity, and sustainability goals, focusing on implementation, updating commitments, goal-setting processes, and institutional leadership.

2023 California Adaptation Forum 
In-Person Event | July 31 - August 2, 2023 | Save the Date 
Save the dates for the 2023 California Adaptation Forum - July 31-August 2, 2023 in Pomona, CA - to connect with hundreds of climate leaders and discuss solutions to creating resilient communities across the state!

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Events - Virtual

Resiliency Academy Components of a Resilient Community - Resilient Virginia 
Webinar Series | September 29 - December 15 | 1-2:30 PM ET | $45/session or $135/ all sessions 
The Resiliency Academy Fall 2022 series will feature webinars highlighting the four components of a Resilient Community as championed by Resilient Virginia.

Policy: How Legislation Affects the Future of Sustainability for Hawai’i
Webinar | November 29 | 5 PM EST | Register Today 
Join the discussion on How Legislation Affects the Future of Sustainability for Hawai'i. Legislation plays a role in how solutions for energy, water, agriculture, transportation, and infrastructure influence Sustainability in Hawai'i.

Judging in a Changing Climate: Lessons from Water Courts
Webinar | December 6 | 12:30 - 1:45 PM ET 
How are courts preparing for a changed and changing climate? What are courts doing now, and what are some planning to do? Are there best practices for making sure the judiciary has the necessary resources for resolving some of these complex problems related to water? Join the Environmental Law Institute for this 75-minute webinar featuring the perspectives from three distinguished experts who will provide an in-depth exploration of these questions and more.

Resilience Exchange 2023 Kickoff 
Virtual Event | January 25 | 1 PM EST | Register Today 
The event will discuss the RNPN’s new "Stories of Resilience" initiative and provide a storytelling training to help you share your personal resilience narrative with the RNPN community and beyond.

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