JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)
February 1, 2022 - July 31, 2022
Position Title/Short Description
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Davis or Oakland, California, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: Q3 -- Nonrenewable Resources and Conservation
Full Text of JOE Listing:
The University of California, Agriculture and Natural Resources (UC ANR), a statewide program with local development and delivery, is seeking a Director for the California Institute for Water Resources. The Institute is the California hub for the national network of water research institutes supported by the federal Water Resources Research Act of 1964.
The Director is responsible for coordinating, growing and managing the CIWR to develop research-based solutions that increasingly address water-related challenges across California. To achieve this the Director works to:
• Increase Awareness and Science Literacy to impact policy and create change on Water Issues (and climate change). This involves understanding how science communication can be implemented to effectively influence change.
• Increase the Effectiveness of Science at UC and across the State to create, communicate and apply knowledge
• Increase Funding and Partnerships to build capacity for more Effective Research and outreach,
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