Environmental System Science Program
U.S. Department of Energy | Office of Science | Office of Biological and Environmental Research


Roundtable with Secretary Granholm Spotlights Office of Science Climate Research

A discussion highlighting Office of Science’s leadership in climate science research, ranging from wildfire impacts in ecosystems, to modeling the impacts of climate change on people and communities.

DOE Announces $11 Million to Study Critical Ecosystems and Improve Climate and Earth System Modeling

New project will examine a range of topics, including the biological and chemical processes that occur in watersheds and wetlands and the response and recovery of forests and other ecosystems.

Brian Benscoter joins the Environmental System Science team as Program Manager

Fresh off an one-year IPA, Brian Benscoter joins the Environmental System Science team.

ESS-Dive Community Data Workshop

Virtual two-day workshop on ESS-DIVE data management, review, submission, sharing, and new features.

Funding Opportunity Announcement: Integrated Computational and Data Infrastructure for Scientific Discovery

Office of Advanced Scientific Computing Research announces its interest in funding research and development projects to create an advanced Integrated Computational and Data Infrastructure (ICDI).

Office of Science Graduate Student Research (SCGSR) Program 2021 Solicitation 1

The DOE Office of Science SCGSR program is now accepting applications for the 2021 Solicitation 1. Applications are due Wednesday, May 5, 2021, at 5:00 p.m. Eastern time. 

Virtual SSRL-EMSL Workshop: Spectroscopy and Modeling for Molecular Insight into Environmental Processes – January 26, 2021

Virtual half-day workshop from SSRL and EMSL to encourage and provide help in getting started with the use of theory and modeling in the interpretation of EXAFS/XAS data.

ESS Program Manager Position

The Earth and Environmental Systems Sciences Division within DOE’s BER announces its intent to fill a Physical Scientist GS-13/14 position (Program Manager for Environmental System Science).

Call for White Papers on AI for Earth System Predictability

DOE BER EESSD has issued a Call for White Papers to Advance an Integrative Artificial Intelligence Framework for Earth System Predictability: AI4ESP.

Seventh Interagency Conference on Research in the Watersheds (ICRW7)

The ICRW7 was held virtually November 16–19, 2020. This year’s theme is “Enhancing Landscapes for Sustainable Intensification and Watershed Resiliency.”