Managing Director - Yale Center for Natural Carbon Capture


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The Yale Center for Natural Carbon Capture (YCNCC) is a newly established center at Yale University focused on scientific research that will contribute to scalable climate solutions. Research in the center focuses on ecological, geological, chemical and engineering approaches to reducing atmospheric greenhouse gas concentrations. We are currently seeking a Managing Director who will be responsible for the day-to-day administration of the center and will work closely with the Center Directors. The Managing Director will contribute to new program development (e.g., postdoctoral fellowship and research grant programs) and provide administrative support for research, training, and outreach activities. Additional responsibilities include preparation of regular reports, online communications, donor relations, financial oversight, and supervising administrative staff. The ideal candidate will have a PhD in a relevant field (e.g., Ecology, Earth Science, Environmental Science and Engineering; or an MS degree and 5+ years of related experience) and demonstrated experience in the field of natural climate solutions and/or carbon management, as well as experience with research administration.

Yale University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Yale values diversity among its students, staff, and faculty and strongly welcomes applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans, and underrepresented minorities.

For additional details and to apply, please visit: Review of applications will begin October 15, 2021.

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