Letters of Reference C&GC

Letters of Reference

Tips for referees filling out the reference form for postdoctoral applicants of the UCAR | CPAESS NOAA Climate & Global Change Postdoctoral program.

  • Forms must be completed no later than the application deadline date.
  • Reference forms should address the applicant's level of scholarship including placement in class, scientific potential, and qualifications for postdoctoral research.
  • Your comments regarding the applicant will be treated confidentially and will be used by the steering committee to help determine both strengths and weaknesses of the applicant. Any specific comment you wish to make regarding the applicant’s ability to work independently, to pursue new topics, and to interact with others will be very useful.
  • Please respond to the Reference Form that we send you. If you have any questions or issues please reach out to use at  cpaess-apply@ucar.edu.