Teaching Tools Buffet • 23 January • Usdan 108

1 – 2 pm • GIS for teaching (and research) • Miriam Cope (Academic Computing Manager) & Kim Diver (Professor of the Practice in E&ES)

Wesleyan University has an unlimited campus license to Esri ArcGIS, the world leader of geospatial technologies and platforms. Kim will discuss opportunities for faculty training, offers examples from colleagues’ courses, and provides an overview of instructional resources available to faculty. Miriam then will review access to ArcGIS, ArcGIS Online, and virtual learning offered through Esri, as well as some past and current GIS projects.

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Dangermond Fellowship Opportunity with National Audubon Society

Audubon is currently recruiting for the 2017 cohort of three GIS Dangermond Fellows. Here is the link.

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Volunteers opportunity: Conservation road mapping in Sumatra (via Google Earth)

Find more details at http://nrmjobs.com.au/search?g=9918634

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USGS GIS Intern

USGS (East Hartford Office) seeks a student intern. Please apply using USAJOB link https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/461728800/

The position will be posted Jan 9-13, 2017.

Duties include working with large databases, hydrologic and hydraulic analysis, GIS data analysis and mapping, possibly surveying, and other engineering work.

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GIS story map shows impact of mining on caribou habitat in Ontario

Wildlife Conservation Society Canada released a story map to share data and information about mineral exploration in Ontario’s boreal caribou ranges: http://wcs-global.maps.arcgis.com/apps/MapJournal/index.html?appid=69ce6f567b4e415d8e3bb6e4c8634b88  Continue reading

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Geography M.A. at Miami University, Oxford, Ohio

The Department of Geography at Miami University invites applications to its Master of Arts (M.A.) degree. Continue reading

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Geographic Specialist Job – Census Bureau

  • Bulletin no. 16-2299-035; Geographic Specialist; New York, NY
  • Bulletin no. 16-2299-036; Geographic Specialist; New York, NY
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Norwalk WPCA GIS Internship Position

The Water Pollution Control Authority (WPCA) for the City of Norwalk seeks a GIS intern to assist in the development and quality control of various GIS layers. Follow the link to a pdf of the job description: Norwalk GIS job

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BERK Consulting (Seattle, WA) GIS Analyst position

GIS Analyst – http://berkconsulting.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/GIS-Analyst-BERK-2016_1219.pdf

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USGS, Physical Scientist, GIS position

Opening for a term physical scientist in the USGS Santa Cruz office who has strong GIS background and experience in marine ecology to support the Coral Reefs Project and the Marine Geomorphology, Evolution, and Habitats Project.

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