A new partnership between Baltimore researchers and community organizations, led by EPS faculty member Benjamin Zaitchik, has received funding to advance understanding of environmental conditions at the neighborhood level and prioritize environmental justice. Read the full article on The Hub.
Department News Archive
Space@Hopkins 2023: Call for Seed Grant proposals
The 2023 Space@Hopkins Seed Grant program, with grants of up to $25,000 for one year, is now open for proposals for space-related projects. Topics of the proposed projects may include, but are not limited to, robotics, astronaut health, planetary sciences, solar physics, Earth science, spacecraft engineering, sensors, and astrophysics. Civilian space-related proposals are welcome from […]
EPS Graduate Student Junellie Gonzalez Quiles selected as a NASA ExoExplorer!
The Exoplanet Explorers (ExoExplorers) Science Series aims to enable the professional development of a cohort of graduate students and/or postdocs in exoplanet research. Junellie will also be featured in a webinar live streamed to the exoplanet community.
News Feature in Science Magazine on research by Prof. Sarah Hörst and her group
“Lifting the veil: Astronomers conjure up the hazes that obscure alien worlds” features the research of Prof. Sarah Hörst, Research Scientist Chao He, and group alumni Dr. Sarah Moran and Prof. Xinting Yu.
EPS Associate Research Scientist selected for an AGU research spotlight
The latest paper by EPS Associate Research Scientist Renske Gelderloos has been selected for an AGU research spotlight.
The Morton K. Blaustein Postdoctoral Fellowship is open for applications
The Johns Hopkins University invites applications for the Morton K. Blaustein Postdoctoral Scholar in the Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences. We seek outstanding individuals with a recent Ph.D. in any area of Earth and Planetary Sciences or Environmental Sciences with strong links to departmental research interests. In recent years the EPS Department has made […]
Benton Postdoctoral Fellowship open for applications
The Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences at Johns Hopkins University invites applications for the inaugural Dr. George S. Benton Postdoctoral Fellowship in Oceanographic & Atmospheric Sciences. We seek outstanding individuals with a recent Ph.D. in oceanographic sciences, atmospheric sciences, or a related field, and with strong links to departmental research interests. Candidates for the […]
EPS Postdoctoral Fellow Tashiana Osborne named Science and Technology Policy Fellow
Congratulations to EPS Postdoctoral Fellow Tashiana Osborne for being named a Science and Technology Policy Fellow at the American Association for the Advancement of Science. Osborne will spend a year serving in the U.S. Agency for International Development as a member of the Climate Change Team in the Economic Growth, Environment, and Agriculture Division within […]
EPS graduate student Leone Yisrael awarded NOAA Sea Grant Fellowship
Congratulations to Leone Yisrael, who recently received a NOAA Sea Grant Fellowship to support her work in Chesapeake Bay! Her work looks at whether microenvironments associated with macroinvertebrates can serve as habitats for microorganisms that affect the cycling of oxygen, nitrogen, and sulfur within the Bay. Recent work led by Prof. Sarah Preheim in the […]
U.S. cities are “heat islands” boiling under deadly extreme temperatures
Professor Ben Zaitchik was featured in a CBS News article about increasing heat waves and commented on how urban heat impacts the human body and quality of life.