Jobs and Other Opportunities

Employment Opportunities

Research Scientist II: Infrared Remote Sensing Specialist – Michigan Tech Research Institute – Ann Arbor, Michigan
Website: https://www.employment.mtu.edu/en-us/job/492227/research-scientist-ii-infrared-remote-sensing-specialist

Assistant Professor in Human Geography – Smith College – Northampton, Massachusetts
Website: https://apply.interfolio.com/78415
Application Review Begins: October 19, 2020

Grant and Award Opportunities

American Society of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS) Students Scholarship Awards
ASPRS is pleased to offer nine scholarship awards! Available to both undergraduate and graduate student members of ASPRS, these resources have been generated with the intention of advancing academic and professional goals in the geospatial sciences. ASPRS recognizes that students are the future of these rapidly evolving fields and encourages all who are qualified to take advantage of these unique opportunities.
Website: https://www.asprs.org/education/asprs-awards-and-scholarships
Application Deadline: November 15, 2020

MidAmerica GIS Consortium 2020-2022 Grant Cycle
MAGIC promotes GIS technology and education by sponsoring important GIS projects around the region. Projects can be industry specific, such as emergency management, remote sensing and addressing, or they can be related to GIS policy, standards and architecture. Maximum funds awarded are limited to $5,000. The duration of the grant is 2 years. You will be required to submit progress and completion forms. MAGIC strongly urges you to attend the biennial conference to present your project to your peers!
Website: https://www.magicgis.org/GRANTS
Application Deadline: December 1, 2020

Educational Opportunities

NASA DEVELOP Program
DEVELOP pairs participants with partner organizations for 10-week interdisciplinary research projects that connect NASA Earth Observations to community concerns around the globe.
Website: https://develop.larc.nasa.gov/index.php

OpenStreetMap US: Connect 2020 – Virtual Conference – October 29-31, 2020
Register Here: https://osmus.civicrm.org/civicrm/event/register?id=6&reset=1

MidAmerica GIS Consortium (MAGIC) Virtual Workshops – Virtual Workshops
Extracting Value from LiDAR – November 6, 2020
Intro to Arcade – December 4, 2020
Introduction to the Essentials of QGIS – January 8, 2021

Big Ten Academic Alliance (BTAA) GIS Conference 2020 Virtual – November 13, 2020
Website: https://sites.google.com/umn.edu/btaa-gdp/btaa-gis-conference-2020?authuser=0