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Cooperative Institute for Modeling the Earth System (CIMES) Research Internship Program


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Academic Level:
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Undergraduates - First Year
Undergraduates - Sophomore
Undergraduates - Junior
Undergraduates - Senior
Graduate Students (Masters)
Graduate Students (PhD)

Note: this opportunity encourages applications from community college students.

Description:
The Cooperative Institute for Modeling the Earth System (CIMES), the successor to the Cooperative Institute for Climate Science, at Princeton University in collaboration with NOAA's Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL) is recruiting both undergraduate and graduate students for 8-10 week research internships in atmospheric, oceanic and earth system science. Awardees will work with host scientists at the NOAA/GFDL, a world-leading center of earth system modeling, research and prediction. Students with backgrounds in science, math, computing and/or engineering are encouraged to apply - no prior experience in earth system-related sciences is necessary. Students will work on a focused scientific problem under the close supervision of their GFDL host, and benefit from resources and activities at GFDL, including interaction with scientists and graduate students, access to high performance computing and library facilities, and opportunities to participate in a wide range of seminars and lab social events. We particularly encourage applications from students whose participation will add to the diversity of researchers in earth system science, including students from underrepresented groups, and first generation college students.

Students will receive a stipend of $500/week (undergraduates) or $1,000/week (graduate students) and reimbursement for travel from their home institution. Interns will have access to Princeton University rental housing. Applicants must be currently enrolled in a degree program, and either US citizens, permanent residents, or foreign students attending a US educational institution.

Learn more about what to include in your application by visiting the website. Submit applications via email to cics@princeton.edu. Subject: CIMES Summer Internship.
upcoming deadlineRecently updated.accepts non-us citizens

Application Deadline: 1/15/2019

Participating Institution(s):
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Princeton University (Lead)

Program Materials:
 • Program Website 

This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Atmospheric Sciences
Computational Sciences
Environmental Sciences
Geological Sciences
Hydrology
Marine Sciences & Oceanography

Keywords:
Atmospheric Chemistry
Atmospheric Dynamics
Biogeochemistry
Biological Oceanography
Carbon Cycle Research
Climate Change
Climate Modeling
Ocean Models
Physical Oceanography

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This program is funded by:
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)


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