Permafrost Carbon Network

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Job Opportunities:

PhD position at the Institue of Soil Sicence at the University of Hamburg, Germany. The position focuses on 'Carbon Dynamics in the Arctic: Soil-plant-atmosphere interactions in thawing permafrost landscapes. For details click here.


PhD position at University of Exeter, UK.
Sarah Chadburn and Iain Hartley at the University of Exeter have a funded PhD position available to model rapid permafrost thaw processes and methane emissions, and assess global implications using a global land surface model. The funding is available to anyone from any country, and the application deadline is 25th February 2019. You can get in touch with Sarah at and view the full advert here:


Postdoc Position at Colgate University focused on understanding the effects of wildfire on Siberian larch forests and quantifying the associated climate feedbacks.

Find application details here. The deadline is March 1, 2019



Login Information for Permafrost Carbon Network members:

Google Docs:

Login to your Google Account here and type your Google account email and password. You will find the shared Goolge documents under Docs.


Google Groups:

To access googlegroups click here and sign in with your Google account email and password.


EndNote Web

To access the Permafrost Carbon Network EndNote Web library click here and login with your EndNote Web email. If you cannot see or access the library please contact Christina Schädel.


Useful links related to carbon, permafrost and climate change


The Arctic Boreal Vulnerability Experiment (ABoVE)

Carbon in Arctic Reservoirs Vulnerability Experiment (CARVE)

Center for Permafrost (CENPERM)

Circumpolar Active Layer Monitoring (CALM)

Climate and Cryosphere (CliC)

DOE Next Generation Ecosystem Experiments (NGEE)

Global Carbon Atlas

Global Carbon Project (GCP)

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)

International Permafrost Association (IPA)

National Ecological Observation Network (NEON)

National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC)

National Soil Carbon Network

North American Carbon Programm (NACP)

NSF Long Term Ecological Research (LTER)


Study of Environmental Arctic Change (SEARCH)

The Polaris Project

United States Permafrost Association