Fellowship Opportunity

A research opportunity is available at the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Office of Water (OW), Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water (OGWDW) Water Security Division (WSD) located in Washington, DC.


Date posted

Mar. 1, 2021 12:00 am

Application deadline

Apr. 20, 2021 12:00 am


Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA)


  • United States

Job description

EPA Climate Change in the Water Sector Research

Organization U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Reference Code EPA-OW-OGWDW-2021-01

How to Apply

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A complete application consists of:

  • An application
  • Transcript(s) – For this opportunity, an unofficial transcript or copy of the student academic records printed by the applicant or by academic advisors from internal institution systems may be submitted. All transcripts must be in English or include an official English translation. Click here for detailed information about acceptable transcripts.
  • A current resume/CV, including academic history, employment history, relevant experiences, and publication list
  • Two educational or professional recommendations. Click here for detailed information about recommendations.

All documents must be in English or include an official English translation.

Application Deadline

4/20/2021 3:00:00 PM Eastern Time Zone


The qualified candidate should have received a bachelor's, master's or doctoral degree in one of the relevant fields, or be currently pursuing one of the degrees and will reach completion by May 31, 2021. Degree must have been received within five years of the appointment start date.

Preferred skills:

  • Comprehension of the most current climate science data, models, and projections, including, but not limited to, forecasting on seasonal and sub-seasonal timescales, real-time climate monitoring, creation of decadal-scale and climate change information, and tailoring of climate information to specific user needs
  • Understanding of General Circulation Model precipitation and temperature forecasts
  • Comprehension of global sea level scenarios for the United States from the National Climate Assessment
  • The ability to analyze historical climate information such as precipitation and temperature records, as well as sea level rise data
  • Knowledge of drinking water, wastewater, and storm water utilities

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