Association of Polar Early Career Scientists


Opportunity for Early Career Researchers: become an observer at an international team of science communicators!

ECR IAG mThe SIOS Information Advisory Group (IAG) offers an early career researcher (ECR) the opportunity to serve as an observer member of the working group. The ECR will act as a SIOS ambassador and assist in distributing news about SIOS activities in ECR and other administrative and scientific networks. The selected ECR observer is expected to also contribute actively to other communication tasks and outreach efforts on Earth System Science in Svalbard. This engagement provides a platform for ECRs to become involved in an international organisation and expand their network of communicators and researchers in the field of Earth System Science in the Arctic/Svalbard.

- Time period: 1-2 years, starting from September 2024
- Application deadline: 10 May 2024

More information and application form are available here:

About SIOS:
The Svalbard Integrated Arctic Earth Observing System (SIOS) is an international collaboration of research institutions working on climate and environmental issues in the Svalbard area. SIOS creates an effective observation network by sharing technology, experience and data, closing knowledge gaps and reducing the environmental footprint of research. Read more at

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