About WRI

At the New York State Water Resources Institute at Cornell University (NYSWRI), we support robust science and dialogue between researchers, managers, policymakers, and the general public to improve water management through:

Water Equity Specialist

The NYSWRI Water Equity Specialist will work to advance a project whose goal is to help under-resourced and under-represented municipalities, Native Nations, and water utilities in EPA Region 2 (New York, New Jersey, Puerto Rico, and the US Virgin Islands) access federal and state funding, including Bi-partisan Infrastructure Law (BIL) funding, for projects that address clean and safe water resources.

This is a full-time position located in Ithaca, New York. There is opportunity to work remotely within New York State two days a week; an on-site presence in Ithaca is required three days a week.

Applications accepted until July 8, 2024.

Aquatic Invasive Species Coordinator (NYSDEC Region 6)

The Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) Coordinator will work throughout New York State Department of Environmental Conservation’s (NYSDEC) Region 6, be housed at a Region 6 DEC office, coordinate through the Regional Forester, and work alongside DEC staff.

This is full-time position located in Brownville, New York.

Contact Us

Great Lakes Program

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
700 Delaware Avenue 
Buffalo, NY 14209

Hudson River Estuary Program

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
21 South Putt Corners Road
New Paltz, NY 12561

Mohawk River Basin Program

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
625 Broadway
Albany, New York 12233-3502