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ESWN Networking Reception

ESWN Networking Receptions at AGU and AMS

Nov 21, 2022

  We are so excited to be hosting two upcoming ESWN Networking Receptions at the AGU Fall Meeting and AMS Annual Meeting. See below for details of each event, and we hope to see you there! AGU Fall Meeting ESWN Networking Reception Date: Monday, 12 December 2022 Time: 6:30-9:30pm Place: Hyatt Regency McCormick Place, Room…

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Careers Beyond Academia

Careers Outside Academia

Nov 16, 2022

Are you considering a career within government? Or applying for roles outside academia? The Earth Science Women’s Network is hosting the next instalment in the Careers Beyond Academia Webinar Series on December 2nd 2022 at 5pm UTC which will have a Careers in Government theme! ***Please note this event is ESWN led, with speakers from…

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NERC IRF

Demystifying the NERC IRF Part 2: Interviews

Oct 19, 2022

*****PLEASE NOTE: This event is ESWN led, with speakers from NERC***** Are you interested in the NERC Independent Research Fellowships? Or thinking about how to interview for NERC research fellowships in the future?  Unsure of what to revise or nervous about what to expect? Want to learn more from those who work on and have…

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Academic Applications

Applying For Faculty Positions

Sep 20, 2022

Are you considering applying for a faculty position in the USA this year? Wondering what the differences are between teaching and research institutes? Worried about what to include in your application package, or what your cover letter should highlight? The Earth Science Women’s Network will be hosting a webinar on October 27, 2022, at 12:30…

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Hispanic Heritage Month

ESWN Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

Sep 16, 2022

From September 15-October 15, 2022, ESWN will be joining in the celebration of Hispanic women scientists for Hispanic Heritage Month. Our theme is “Unidas: Inclusivity for stronger Science.” Follow our social media to join the celebration!       For more information on National Hispanic Heritage Month, head here: https://www.hispanicheritagemonth.gov/    

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Mountains and Molehills with Tracey Holloway

Sep 16, 2022

https://energy.wisc.edu/news/podcast-mountains-and-molehills-tracey-holloway How do we take on big challenges, like increasing representation of women in STEM? This week, Tracey Holloway, Gaylord Nelson Distinguished Professor of Environmental Studies & Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences at the University of Wisconsin–Madison, shows us how to conquer the highest peaks by taking on each little hill at a time. Holloway shares…

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Safety and Inclusivity in the Field

Sep 12, 2022

By Dr. Sarah Greene Safety and Belonging in the Field: https://doi.org/10.31223/X53P6H Toilet Stops in the Field: https://doi.org/10.31219/osf.io/gnhj2 I was one month into my job as a Lecturer (Asst. Prof.) and I was sighing with relief as the field trip leader announced there would be toilets at the next stop on our field trip. I was…

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Narrative CVs

Demystifying Narrative CVs

Sep 11, 2022

*****PLEASE NOTE: This event is ESWN led, with speakers from UKRI, FNR and NSF***** Are you writing a narrative CV for your most recent funding application? Or perhaps you’re unsure of how to review a grant application which has a narrative CV as part of the package? Just curious about narrative CVs in general?  …

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NERF IRC

Demystifying the NERC IRF

Jun 27, 2022

I Are you considering applying for the 2022/23 NERC Independent Research Fellowship (IRF) round? Unsure of what to include in your application? Want to learn more from those who work on and have experience of the fellowship? *****PLEASE NOTE: This event is Earth Science Women’s Network (ESWN) led, with speakers from NERC***** Join us on…

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