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DEVELOP is a NASA Science Mission Directorate Applied Sciences training and development program. Students and young professionals work on Earth science research projects, are mentored by science advisors from NASA and partner agencies, and share their research results with local communities. DEVELOP research projects demonstrate to community leaders the application and importance of NASA science measurements and predictions in addressing policy issues.





UAHuntsville is proud to again offer an eight-week research and study abroad program focusing on Climate Change and Sustainable Development in Latin America and the Caribbean.Through the Water Center for the Humid Tropics of Latin America and the Caribbean (CATHALAC) participants will receive professional training, hands-on learning, cultural immersion, and will embark on experiencing how global climate change influences sustainable development in Latin America and the Caribbean. While in Panama, students/participants will conduct supervised research projects, learn Spanish, explore Panama and live with host families.


The Geographic Information Science and Technology (GIST) Group at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory
is currently searching for multiple research interns in population distribution and dynamics, critical
infrastructure data modeling, earth science informatics, and energy infrastructure modeling. Appointments
range from 10 week summer terms to 12 month appointments which are subject to renewal upon funding
availability and job performance



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