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New openings for Postdoctoral Researchers and Scientific Programmer

15 November 2016

SCRiM and Penn State’s Earth and Environmental Systems Institute are seeking three Postdoctral Researchers and a Scientific Programmer. ‹‹read more››

SCRiM Researchers help launch new Mid-Atlantic RISA

9 November 2016

Klaus Keller, Robert Nicholas, and Robert Lempert will take part in MARISA (Mid-Atlantic Regional Integrated Sciences and Assessments), a new, five-year, $3.6 million award from NOAA. Dr. Nicholas will lead efforts to develop localized, context-specific climate climate data products that capture key uncertainties and better address stakeholder needs, while Dr. Keller will co-lead project focused on training a new leaders in climate-change adaptation and risk management. MARISA will benefit from many open-source tools, methods, and datasets developed under SCRiM. ‹‹read more››

Climate change impacts on Menominee Nation's forest home focus of NSF funding

11 October 2016

A Native American tribal nation in Wisconsin faces cultural and economic challenges as climate change impacts its forest home. A $1.7 million grant from the National Science Foundation will study this relationship and how it could inform decision-making about forest management. ‹‹read more››

SCRiM Summer Scholars participants tackle interdisciplinary projects on sustainable climate risk management

6 September 2016

Some think of summer as a quiet time on a college campus, but a diverse group of students spent their break hard at work on a common problem – climate change. ‹‹read more››