Graduate Assistantship in GIScience from University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa

A Graduate Assistant position is available at the Department of Geography, at the University of Hawaiʻi – Mānoa for Aug 2017-May 2018. Continue reading

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Call for Applicants: NSF REU: GIS for Disaster Resilience Spatial Thinking, Summer 2018

The Center for Geographic Information Science & Technology at the Rochester Institute of Technology is now accepting applications for the National Science Foundation (NSF) Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Site ‘Geographic Information Systems (GIS) for Disaster Resilience Spatial Thinking’ summer 2018 cohort. Full applications (including reference letters) for the 2018 REU Cohort are due Friday 1 December 2017. Continue reading

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GIS Analyst I Position Available – LandVest – Boston

The Boston office of LandVest is seeking a GIS Analyst to work in our Real Estate Consulting Group. The job description is located at the following link: https://landvest.egnyte.com/dl/dj7nkuxob7.  Please submit cover letter and resume to James DeNormandie at jdenormandie@landvest.com.

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2016 Elevation Data on CT ECO

The 2016 flight elevation data access is nearly complete on CT ECO! Continue reading

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Apocalyptic Cartography: Thematic Maps and the End of the World in a Fifteenth-Century Manuscript

a lecture by Chet Van Duzer
2-4 pm, Saturday, October 7
Fisk 208 Continue reading

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WesGIS workshop: Crowdsourced Disaster Relief Mapping

Want to help with relief efforts after this month’s earthquakes and hurricanes?

WesGIS workshop:
Crowdsourced Disaster Relief Mapping
When: Friday, September 22, noon-1 pm
Where: PAC 100
Who: Anyone in the Wesleyan community who is interested in helping out by tracing buildings from satellite images. No GIS/mapping experience required.

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Mappers needed in disaster relief efforts

OSM Tasking Manager is a mapping tool designed and built for the Humanitarian OSM Team collaborative mapping. The purpose of the tool is to divide up a mapping job into smaller tasks that can be completed rapidly. It shows which areas need to be mapped and which areas need the mapping validated. Go the their website to volunteer map.

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Image interpreters needed for post disaster damage assessment in Puerto Rico

***Time Sensitive: Apply by 9/22***
Direct Relief (www.directrelief.org) is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization with a stated mission to improve the health and lives of people affected by poverty or emergency situations by mobilizing and providing essential medical resources needed for their care.

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Position in National Park Service PWR Office – GIS

Position Description
The NPS is looking for someone to fill this position for @ 1 year.  Works with and assists cultural resources program staff with creating and editing Geographic Information Systems (GIS) data for historic structures located in various National Park sites within the western United States. Continue reading

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Recent disaster relief data

The World-Wide Human Geography Data Working Group (WWHGD WG) team has compiled an initial list of sources that contain data, information and products in support of Hurricane Irma and the Mexico Earthquake response and recovery.   Continue reading

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