Job Opportunity: Head of Science Team in the IPCC WGI Technical Support Unit

Working Group I of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC WGI) is filling the position of Head of Science Team in the Technical Support Unit (TSU).

The position is located in the Paris area, at Gif-sur-Yvette (France).

The TSU works at the unique IPCC interface between science and policy in the provision of the climate knowledge and information that is relevant for policy needs and decision making. The team is responsible for facilitating and implementing the assessment process undertaken by the author teams and overseen by the WGI Bureau.

They are seeking someone who is highly motivated to join a team that spans different areas of expertise including climate sciences (observations, climate processes, global and regional climate modeling), visual design and communication, digital information development and management, and international project management. The team is hosted by Université Paris-Saclay and located in the facilities of Ecole normale supérieure Paris-Saclay in the Paris area.

They are looking for someone who is enthusiastic in supporting a high impact and rigorous WGI assessment and promote the value of information on the physical basis of climate change and its accessibility and usability by different communities around the world.

The deadline for this role has been extended, and applications will remain open until the position is filled. Read more and apply here.