Employment Opportunities

The following positions are currently announced:

Following are links to general information about potential employment at NASA GISS.

NASA Employment

Information about possible NASA civil service openings at the Goddard Institute for Space Studies may be listed at the NASA Jobs or USA Jobs websites.

Postdoctoral Research

In addition to specific opportunities that may be listed above, postdoctoral research openings at NASA GISS are ongoing through the Oak Ridge Associated Universities NASA Postdoctoral Program (ORAU-NPP), Columbia University Earth Institute Fellows Program, and others.
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University Research Staff

Opportunities for postdoctoral research and research support positions at NASA GISS through Columbia University not listed above may be announced on the university's academic recruitment (RAPS) website. Enter "Goddard Institute" or "Center for Climate Systems Research" as keywords in that site's job descriptions search form.
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Contract Support

For information regarding potential computer programming, operations, and other support openings at NASA GISS through our contractor office, please contact Dr. Reto Ruedy, Trinnovim LLC, 2880 Broadway, New York, NY 10025.


Most summer research internship positions at NASA GISS for high school and undergraduate college students are managed through the Climate Change Research Initiative. Application due dates are typically in mid to late winter. Applicants must be U.S. citizens and should reside in the NYC metro area.
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