New opportunities often become available at IRI at the Lamont Campus of Columbia University in Palisades, NY, just 20 miles from the Morningside Campus in New York City.

Our mission is to enhance society’s capability to understand, anticipate and manage the impacts of seasonal climate fluctuations in order to improve human welfare and the environment, especially in developing countries. In this context, we undertake fundamental research that is informed and advanced with problem focused projects in South and South East Asia, Sub-Saharan Africa and in Latin America, partnering with appropriate experts for the problem and region.

Available Administrative positions at IRI will be posted through the Jobs at Columbia portal, under department 6010 – EIL Lamont Divisions, or department 6061 – EIM Centers and Divisions.

Available Research Positions at IRI will  be posted on RAPS,  the applications site for academic positions at Columbia University, under 6061- EIM Centers & Divisions

Current Open Positions:

Positions open on our Data Library team:

Staff Associate, Data Library Africa

Will support computing and training activities for selected IRI projects with a focus on improving the availability, access and use of climate information in Africa.

Staff Associate, Data Analysis

Develop online analyses for datasets that are critical for stakeholders and policy makers to reduce the risk of climate variability and climate change on these sectors.

Last Updated – April 16, 2014