All international travel requests require approval from the Office of the Provost. The Provost office now requires that all international travel requests include responses to the questions below before an international travel request can be approved (form below). Travelers who submit an international travel request should expect to be contacted by CIRES Travel for their responses to… Read More


Please join Waleed Abdalati and Christine Wiedinmyer on November 3 from 2-3 pm as they discuss the Career Track promotion process and related updates, give guidance on the promotion package preparation, and touch on the promotion from Research Scientist III to Senior Research Scientist. There will also be a Q&A portion as well. This session… Read More


CU Boulder offers free professional headshots for faculty and staff at ARC room 536 (3100 Marine St, Rm 536). To reserve your time slot please visit this site. You will receive a calendar invitation automatically from the system. Office hours and slots are available now to address the COVID related backlog, but hours will be… Read More


Upcoming in Fall 2021, all  Associate Scientists and Research Scientists will be asked to submit a position description for an institute-wide compensation analysis project. Your current position descriptions are available on your CIRES information tab under Documents. There may be multiple positions descriptions in your file, you will need to review these to find the most… Read More


On September 28 and 29, CIRES HR presented two workshops on how to prepare a position description specifically for the CIRES wide compensation analysis project. All Associate Scientists and Research Scientists are being asked to complete an updated position description for this project by November 12. Participation from all research staff will be essential to successful project outcomes. The… Read More


As you know, entering vacation and sick leave into the MyLeave system is a monthly requirement for all employees.Completing this accurately and in a timely manor benefits you with correct leave accruals, and benefits HR by allowing us to accurately assist or advise in cases of extended leave, or other special circumstances. This refresher, presented by… Read More


The CIRES Mentorship Program will begin again in September. Mentor registration will be open Sept 7 through the 17 with mentee registration occurring from Sept 20 to Oct 1.  This 8-month program is designed to build connections across CIRES and NOAA, foster career development, and enhance a sense of community and belonging within the research… Read More


Return to campus FAQs have been updated by CU Boulder HR. This extensive list has many good pieces of information for your reference everything from masking guidance to parking. Please see the full FAQ here.… Read More


This is guidance if you think you’ve been exposed to COVID, or tested positive. The university continues to monitor all guidance from both the Boulder County Public Health and the state health department and will review any new CDC guidance as it becomes available. In the meantime, the information below was provided by our University… Read More