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:

Intermediate Systems Analyst/Programmer – Data Library Group [posted Jul 16, 2016]

Supports the IRI Climate Data Library by enhancing the look and feel of the Data Library interface and augmenting the capabilities of the Data Library by connecting it seamlessly to other data information services such as Google Earth Engine, Google Maps, or ESRI GIS products.

Intermediate Systems Analyst/Programmer – Climate Group [posted Sep 4, 2016]

Supports the IRI Climate Group by assisting in priority climate research and forecasting activities, and developing climate information products tailored to stakeholder needs.