Research Aide, University of Wyoming

Laramie, WY

Job Title: Research Aide

Type of opportunity: A group of interested and engaged graduate and undergraduate students who are exploring interlinked topics related to climate action & adaptation both individually and in teams. We will have at least one social event per semester and a required monthly meeting. We will also foster a learning community via in-person and web-based interfaces.

  • Opportunities to:
    • Learn about climate action & adaptation
    • Conduct independent & joint research
    • Be a primary or co-author on papers
    • Attend at least one professional conference/year with colleagues
    • Gain additional funding for your research
    • Participate and lead other professional development opportunities
    • Personal mentoring for your time at UWYO and for your career


  • What will you contribute?
    • Your passion and interest
    • Commitment to at least one year in the “pod”
    • A significant contribution towards at least one paper
    • Attendance at regular monthly meetings and social events
    • At least 1 post per week online

Desired qualifications: Student at the University of Wyoming


  • Undergraduates:
    • $1,000/semester ($13/hour)
    • At least 4 hours on project-related work a week ($13/hour)
  • Graduate students:
    • $2,500/semester ($18/hour)
    • At least 7 hours on project-related work a week ($18/hour)

How to apply: Apply here.

Application deadline: open until filled