Earthwatch is an international environmental nonprofit organization that funds field expeditions in more than 50 countries.
Earthwatch expeditions provide individuals with opportunities to participate in hands-on scientific research all over the world. We also partners with schools, businesses, governments, and other philanthropic organizations to enable a broad range of people to learn and change the world through our experiential model.
Staff members at Earthwatch develop, manage, market, and recruit for our varied expeditions, programs, and partnerships. Earthwatch does not employ the scientists or research staff that runs the expeditions we support; they generally work for universities or other research institutions.
We currently have the following positions available:
PROGRAMME COORDINATOR/ADMINISTRATOR –
HSBC WATER PROGRAMME
This role is within both the corporate and NGO sector, with time split between HSBC and Earthwatch. You will be working on the HSBC Water Programme (HWP), engaging HSBC employees around the world in learning about freshwater matters.
PROJECT LEADER, INDIGENOUS WATER MANAGEMENT
15 November 2013
Earthwatch seeks a candidate with sustainable freshwater resource management skills to lead a project in Oman.
RESEARCH MANAGER – WYTHAM WOODS
13 November 2013
For this 10-month contract, Earthwatch seeks a scientist with a background in forestry ecology and science communication to manage a research programme investigating carbon cycling at Wytham Woods, and to oversee teams of volunteers assisting with this project, and another woodland research project in Oxfordshire.
WEB DEVELOPER – HSBC WATER PROGRAMME
1 November 2013
This Drupal Developer will take on management and development of our Water Hub website, a site that provides infrastructure for our HSBC Water Programme and will engage people with water issues and citizen science through water quality recording in the field.
RESEARCH INTERN – CARBON CYCLING IN WYTHAM WOODS
7 November 2013
Earthwatch seeks an intern for 3-4 days a week for 6 months, joining our research programme on forest carbon cycling in fragmented temperate forests. The role will support the Research team in Oxford, UK.
16 September 2013
Earthwatch is seeking one intern (GIS) to support the Research team for 6 months in Oxford, UK.
Earthwatch is an equal opportunity employer.