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The Executive Director works closely with EPIC faculty director Michael Greenstone and other senior staff in the Office of the Provost to develop and execute a strategy for the continued growth and success of EPIC, EPIC-India, and future global centers. In support of EPIC's mission, the Executive Director leads a team of experienced and highly-competent research, communications, policy outreach, and administrative professionals, and is responsible for guiding the full spectrum of the institute's day-to-day operations, including strategic planning and execution, communications, development, policy outreach, financial management, and human resources.
The Communications and Campus Engagement Manager will play a central role in implementing creative strategies to improve digital and campus engagement as part of a passionate and nimble team. The manager will be a self-starter able to work under minimal supervision to grow the institute's robust online presence and foster and engage an interdisciplinary network of students. This work will include managing and expanding social media efforts, initiating new opportunities for student development, leading promotional efforts surrounding the institute's programming, and creating and disseminating information to multiple stakeholder groups.
Rhodium Group is looking for an entrepreneurial and talented climate scientist and data engineer. You’ll be joining a team of engineers and analysts at Rhodium Group working on solving computational problems at the frontiers of climate science and economics.
Rhodium Group is looking for an entrepreneurial and talented research analyst. You’ll be joining a team of scientists, economists and engineers producing innovative research on the impact of climate change around the world.
The Energy Policy Institute at the University of Chicago (EPIC) is looking for energetic students with exceptional interpersonal and organizational skills to join our events team. These students will manage on-site responsibilities such as event set-up/break-down and check-in, and serve as extensions of EPIC in order to ensure that our event attendees have a smooth and enjoyable experience. We expect Events Interns to commit to attending and staffing at least four events each quarter, and to regularly supporting the EPIC communications staff with event promotional activities. Students should also have a strong interest in energy/environmental issues and want to become a valuable member of the EPIC network.
The Energy Policy Institute at Chicago (EPIC) invites applications for full-time pre-doctoral fellows for the academic year 2018-19. An interdisciplinary research and training center at the University of Chicago, EPIC is contributing innovative solutions to the global energy challenge: How can we ensure that people around the world, today and in the future, have access to reliable, affordable energy needed for human development without putting our health, environment and climate at risk? Previous results from EPIC projects have been influential with policymakers worldwide and featured in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and other leading publications.
The Energy Policy Institute at the University of Chicago (EPIC) invites applications for summer 2018 Research Fellows.
The Energy Policy Institute at Chicago (EPIC), with support from the Fuel Freedom Foundation, requests applications for awards to support PhD dissertations at the University of Chicago. Eligible dissertations will be focused on energy policy. Special preference will be given to proposals that focus on the impact of oil consumption on economic activity and welfare and the evolution of transportation technologies and fuels.
EPIC invites applicants for prestigious postdoctoral positions at the Department of Economics for the 2016-2017 year.
Thanks to the generosity of Harris Alumnus John Bartlett, EPIC offers paid internships to students at the Harris School of Public Policy. Internships with EPIC are available for the academic year, as well as for the summer. Interns have the opportunity to assist EPIC faculty with research and data collection, or to conduct their own research project under faculty guidance in the area of environmental and energy economics and policy. While research will be the main focus of the internship, students will also gain experience with grant and proposal writing, communications, and program coordination on an as-needed basis within the Institute.
The University of Chicago Energy and Environment Lab invites applications for full-time research fellows who will be located in Denver, Colorado to support a number of environmental policy research projects.
The College at the University of Chicago invites applications for a full-time Lecturer in Environmental and Urban Studies program. The Lecturer will be expected to contribute to Environmental and Urban Studies major by teaching core and elective courses, mentoring undergraduate theses, supervising internships and experiential programs, participating in Environmental and Urban Studies activities, including the Chicago Studies Quarter, and keeping current with research in the field. The successful candidate will develop coursework that contributes to the Environmental and Urban Studies core curriculum, and builds learning experiences that engages students with relevant professional communities.