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Postdoctoral Associate, Yale Center for Natural Carbon Capture

Deadline: Dec 01, 2022

The Yale Center for Natural Carbon Capture (https://naturalcarboncapture.yale.edu/) at Yale University is accepting applications for up to three Postdoctoral Associates. Applicants are welcome with research interests across the full range of disciplines related to the Center’s three focal areas: Ecological and Biological Carbon Capture; Geological and Ocean Carbon Capture, and Industrial Carbon Utilization.


Multiple job openings at Ebb Carbon

No Deadline

Ebb Carbon is pioneering a new method of carbon removal that uses electrochemistry to enhance the ocean’s natural ability to safely store CO2, while reducing ocean acidity. The company is offering full-time positions for an Applied Geochemist, Engineering Technician, Junior Engineer, Lead Oceanographer, Multi-physics Modeler and Project Development Manager as well as a part-time position as Chemical Oceanographer.


Research Associate in Sorbent-based Direct Air Capture (DAC) Technologies

Deadline: October 4

Research Centre for Carbon Solutions (RCCS), Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh: „we are seeking a creative and motivated post-doctoral researcher to work as part of our international and multidisciplinary USorb-DAC (“Unlocking the scalable potential of sorbent-based DAC technologies”) team and with expertise to support our research activities in the project. The project’s aim is to discover adsorbents that can drastically reduce DAC’s energy intensity and cost so that DAC can scale rapidly and contribute to fighting climate change.The appointment will be at Research Associate level, Grade 7, Salary: £34,308 – £42,155, fixed term opportunity for 12 months, with possibility of an extension. „


Secretariat for Review of Greenhouse Gas Removal Methods

Deadline: 19th September

The Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment (SSEE), School of Geography and the Environment, is seeking an outstanding individual to support a panel of renowned academics and thought leaders in reviewing greenhouse gas removal (GGR) methods. As the secretariat to the panel, the person will work closely with the panel chair, Professor Sir John Beddington (former Chief Scientific Adviser to the UK Government), and other panel members. Location: South Parks Road, Oxford, and remote working.


Postdoctoral Scientist in Blue Carbon Biogeochemistry – Search Extended

Deadline September 10th

Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences (Midcoast Maine, USA) is seeking a postdoctoral scientist with experience in aquatic or terrestrial biogeochemical processes to help lead a project to assess the carbon uptake and sequestration capacity of coastal marine sediments to store macroalgal derived carbon produced through the activities of seaweed aquaculture farms. Screening of candidates will begin September 10th  with expectation candidate will be available to start in Fall 2022.


Project Assistant – CO2RE Hub

Deadline: 14 Sep 2022

Oxford University, CO2RE Greenhouse Gas Removal Hub project funded by UKRI, is seeking a Project Assistant to support the senior members of staff and be responsible for processes vital to the operation of the new UK research hub for greenhouse gas removal. £26-31k, until October 2025. Full or part time.


Project Drawdown: Director of Operations 

Deadline: September 26, 2022

Project Drawdown is hiring a full-time Director of Operations to lead and manage the back-office functions for the project. This high impact role will be responsible for all administrative aspects of the organization, including finance, HR, recruiting, IT, operations, and stewarding the organizational culture. As with all positions at Project Drawdown, this will be 100% remote. Employees can work anywhere within the United States.


Project Assistant – CO2RE Hub

Deadline: 14 September

The Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment, School of Geography and the Environment, Oxford, is seeking a Project Assistant to support senior staff and be responsible for processes essential to the operation of the new UK research hub for greenhouse gas removal. Responsibilities will include implementing the team’s key management systems and procedures, including internal communications and engagement, monitoring and evaluation, and data and risk management. The candidate will be responsible for assisting with the implementation of public and academic events, including the implementation of communications efforts to promote these events.


Research Associate for the Project “PyMICCS”: Pyrogenic carbon and carbonating minerals for enhanced plant growth and carbon capture and storage”

Deadline: 1 September

Position on soil modelling at University of Hamburg, Department of Earth System Sciences, Institute of Soil Science (fixed contract until 31.08.2025; 65 % of standard work hours per week): The Project aims to investigate the potential of enhanced weathering in combination with biochar application (PyMiCCs products) for the incorporation and stabilization of carbon in arable soils, and to evaluate the consequent potential as a CCS technology for climate-change mitigation. The project combines laboratory, green house and field experiments with process-based numerical modelling and agro economic potential analyses. The PyMiCCs project is a collaborative research program at Universität Hamburg, Geisenheim University, ithaka institute and PIK Potsdam.