Work with Us

Interested in becoming part of the emLab team? We offer a flexible, project-centric workplace that values collaboration and creative problem-solving. We are a team of intellectual go-getters: eager to tackle new challenges and think outside the box to support a healthy and productive environment that can sustain generations to come. If we sound like a team you would thrive in, please check back often for new job openings. We offer full-time positions as well as opportunities for UCSB graduate and undergraduate students. 

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Full-Time Job Openings

Postdoctoral Scholar - Low carbon transitions of energy systems | Applications due March 18, 2024

The salary range for this position is $64,480-$77,327.

Please apply online at: https://recruit.ap.ucsb.edu/JPF02692

Environmental and Resource Economics Postdoctoral Scholar | Applications due January 22, 2024

The salary range for this position is $64,480 to $77,327.

Please apply online at: https://recruit.ap.ucsb.edu/JPF02656

The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through research, teaching and service as appropriate to the position.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Opportunities for UCSB Graduate Students

We hire graduate students researchers (GSRs) and hourly graduate student research assistants on a regular basis to contribute to specific research projects. We will post job descriptions for these opportunities as they arise below and circulate them through various UCSB student listservs, so keep an eye out for postings if you are interested in engaging with emLab.

We do not have any positions available at this time.

Opportunities for UCSB Undergraduate Students

We hire hourly undergraduate students on a regular basis to contribute to specific research projects or emLab communications. We will post job descriptions for these opportunities as they arise below and circulate them through Handshake and various UCSB student listservs, so keep an eye out for postings if you are interested in engaging with emLab.

Arnhold Environmental Undergraduate Fellowship: Assessing Capacity for Climate-Driven Evolution with MPAs | Apply by May 1, 2024

Note: at this time, we only hire students enrolled at UC Santa Barbara. 

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