Opportunities #3: Using GIS and Remote Sensing to Teach Geoscience in the 21stCentury

Applications are being accepted to participate in the “Using GIS and Remote Sensing to Teach Geoscience in the 21stCentury” workshop at Montana State University. This workshop will explore topics focused on enhancing the teaching of geoscience courses at the undergraduate level through the usage of GIS and remotely sensed data. This 4 day workshop is aimed at faculty teaching undergraduate courses and applicants must hold a faculty position at a two- or four-year college or university and have responsibility for teaching either GIS/remote sensing courses taken by geoscience students or geoscience courses at any level that have a significant GIS/remote sensing component.

The workshop will be held August 8-11, 2010 at Montana State University in Bozeman, Montana. Funding is available for part of the expenses, with the National Science Foundation contributing funding for this workshop. Additional details, including applications are available at: http://serc.carleton.edu/NAGTWorkshops/gis10/index.html

The deadline for applications is March 20, 2010.

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