AGU Fall Meeting 2019, 7 December 2019

Deadline for applications now extended to 21 September 2019

Under the auspices of the WCRP Climate Science Week at the AGU Fall Meeting 2019, this Joint Early Career Researcher Workshop will bring together students and early career researchers to discuss a joint perspective on the water cycle and governance under climate change. Applications to attend the workshop are now open and will close on 21 September 2019. More information and the application form can be found on the Early Career Researcher Workshop webpage

GEWEX GGS, Canmore Credit: Pam Doyle

Image credit: Early Career Researchers at GEWEX OSC, Canmore 2018: GEWEX and Pam Doyle

Karl Taylor Portrait AGU Fellow Karl Taylor, major figure behind WCRP's Coupled Model Intercomparison Project (CMIP), has been elected fellow of the American Geophysical Union (AGU). The honor is accorded to a small percentage of AGU members and recognizes both Karl's research successes as well as his contributions to WCRP, CMIP and IPCC. Click the headline for details.

Clivar logoThe International CLIVAR Project Office (ICPO) is recruiting an Administrative Assistant for its offices hosted by the First Institute of Oceanography in Qingdao, China. The ICPO Administrative Assistant will work with the Executive Director and Staff Scientists to provide secretarial support to the CLIVAR Scientific Steering Group (SSG), its panels and working groups. Read the full vacancy on the CLIVAR homepage (deadline: 27 September).

WCRP has been working with the Transdisciplinary Research Oriented Pedagogy for Improving Climate Studies and Understanding (TROP ICSU) since early 2018, to further their mission of collating and curating digital/ICT-based teaching resources that integrate climate studies across the curriculum of Science, Mathematics, Social Sciences, and Humanities. Through new partnerships to advance cooperation, TROP ICSU will play its part in addressing the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals numbers 4 (Quality Education) and 13 (Climate Action). To learn more, click the heading above.


Wiebke Schubotz We are delighted to announce that Dr. Wiebke Schubotz has been appointed as the second science coordinator of the WCRP Coordination Office for Regional Activities (CORA), jointly hosted by the Climate Service Center Germany (GERICS) in Hamburg, Germany and the Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research (BCCR) in Bergen, Norway. To learn more click the headline above.