This week on Member Space: Job Announcements, The Future of Polar Peoples, 2020 Research Cruise Status, Call for Reviewers, Arctic Research Plan Listening Sessions, Arctic Observing Summit Special Issue and Conference Statement

May 20, 2020
By Kelley Uhlig

Betsy Turner-Bogren ARCUS Seeks Freelance Contract Science Writer/Editor The Arctic Research Consortium of the U.S. (ARCUS)is seeking a freelance contract science writer/editor. This three- to six-month contract position will work with staff and contributors to our… May 20, 2020 by Betsy Turner-Bogren

Kelley Uhlig Introduction to the Alaskan & Yukon Rivers Project and Native Advisory Council Application Process The Institute for Tribal Environmental Professionals (ITEP) Climate Change Program announces a webinar that will include an introduction to the Alaskan and Yukon Rivers Project and the Native Advisory Council application… May 27 by Kelley Uhlig

Timothy Heleniak The Future of Polar Peoples Overall, the population of the Arctic is projected to change only a little in the foreseeable future. However, there will be considerable variation in growth rates among the Arctic regions: Alaska,… May 20, 2020 by Timothy Heleniak

Ann-Christine Zinkann 2020 Field Season Update and COVID-19 Impacts on Alaskan communities: Joint Arctic Coastal Resilience, Marine Ecosystem and Environmental Intelligence Collaboration Team Meeting Agenda will be posted soon Zoom Connection Information Join from PC, Mac, Linux, iOS or Android: Unless you plan to dial-in via telephone only (without a…Jun 22 by Ann-Christine Zinkann

Ann-Christine Zinkann 2020 Research Cruise Status: Updated May 2020 Attached you will find a PDF detailing the status of 2020 Alaska Arctic Research Cruises that the Alaska Ocean Observing System (AOOS) and the Interagency Arctic Research Policy Committee’s… May 19, 2020 by Ann-Christine Zinkann

Mike Kuperberg Arctic Health Assessment - Reviewers Needed An opportunity for the community volunteers to review an AMAP assessment on Arctic health. Please see the request attached and let us know if you are interested. Note that the review is ongoing now…May 19, 2020 by Mike Kuperberg

Stacey Stoudt Call for Registration: ARCUS Arctic Research Seminar with Gerald "J.J." Frost - The “Greening” of the ArcticDate/Time: Friday, 29 May 2020, 9:00 a.m. AKDT
 Speaker: Gerald "J.J." Frost, Alaska Biological Research (ABR), Inc. Presentation Title: The “Greening” of the Arctic: Causes and… May 19, 2020 by Stacey Stoudt

Meredith LaValley IARPC Information Session #2 on 5-year Arctic Research Plan Development This is an IARPC-wide webinar to share current information about Arctic Research Plan 2022-2026 Development. We will host another IARPC-wide webinar on July 20th. Meeting Materials Agenda coming… Jul 20 by Meredith LaValley

Meredith LaValley IARPC Information Session #1 on 5-year Arctic Research Plan Development This is an IARPC-wide webinar to share current information about Arctic Research Plan 2022-2026 Development. We will host another IARPC-wide webinar on July 20th. Meeting Materials Agenda coming… May 29 by Meredith LaValley

Chelsea Wegner Koch Online Form for 5-year Arctic Research Plan Input Early Career Forum Members - We received feedback from our team members that an online form was a preferred method for providing input to the Federal Register Notice (open until August 2) for the… May 18, 2020 by Chelsea Wegner Koch

Chelsea Wegner Koch Upcoming Arctic Research Plan Listening Session - Marine Ecosystems Collaboration TeamThanks to everyone that participated in our recent webinar (video posted here: to discuss how early career researchers can be involved with… May 18, 2020 by Chelsea Wegner Koch

Dorothy Castille COVID-19 Emergency Response for Suicide Prevention Grants The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration recently released a grant funding opportunity announcement (FOA) entitled, “COVID-19 Emergency Response for Suicide Prevention… May 18, 2020 by Dorothy Castille

Roberto Delgado Navigating the NSF System May 21, 2020 03:00 PM ET. Division of Earth Sciences “Navigating the NSF System” virtual office hours aimed at scientists thinking about applying for NSF funding for the first time.…May 21 by Roberto Delgado

Kelley Uhlig OneNOAA Science Seminars: Radar Love – New Data, New Services, and the Rising Allure of SAR OneNOAA Science Seminar Series Presenter(s): Franz J Meyer Professor, Chief Scientist, Alaska Satellite Facility, University of Alaska Fairbanks Sponsor(s): Alaska Center for Climate Assessment and… May 20 by Kelley Uhlig 

Brit Myers Resource Available: Navigating the New Arctic (NNA) Investigators Meeting Talks, Reports, & Summary NotesOrganizers announce that lightning talk videos, project update reports, and summary notes from the first Navigating the New Arctic (NNA) Investigators Meeting are now available and can be found on…May 15, 2020 by Brit Myers

Meredith LaValley Arctic Research Plan Development May Newsletter- posted on behalf of Dr. Nikoosh Carlo Greetings, Thank you for your interest in the development of the next Arctic Research Plan 2022-2026 (the “Plan”). This effort is led by the Interagency Arctic Research Policy Committee… May 14, 2020 by Meredith LaValley

Ravi Darwin Sankar Call for Manuscript Submissions: Arctic Special Issue - The Arctic Observing Summit 2020 Editors announce a special issue of Arctic, titled “Observing for Action”. For this special issue, editors invite manuscripts that will serve to highlight important needs or gaps,… May 14, 2020 by Ravi Darwin Sankar

Ravi Darwin Sankar Arctic Observing Summit 2020: Release of Final Conference StatementThe Executive Organizing Committee for the Arctic Observing Summit (AOS) announce the release of the final AOS 2020 Conference Statement. This statement summarizes the main conclusions and call to… May 14, 2020 by Ravi Darwin Sankar

Guillermo Auad Two Oceanographer job vacancies at Bureau of Ocean Energy Management BOEM-MMGG-20-KS-051(DEU) BOEM- MMGG-20-KS-052(MP) May 14, 2020 by Guillermo Auad

Sara Pasqualetto The IcePod - New Bonus Episode with Markus Rex In the new bonus episode of the IcePod, MOSAiC coordinator Markus Rex talks about his experiences and impressions during Leg 1 of the ever largest expedition in the Arctic. When the world still has… May 14, 2020 by Sara Pasqualetto

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