GFDL - Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory

Working with GFDL

If you have accepted a position with GFDL or Princeton University’s Cooperative Institute for Climate Science, or plan to visit or collaborate with GFDL (locally or remotely), there are several steps you need to take to secure access to the GFDL buildings and/or obtain a computer account.

Please select the appropriate combination from the selections below, review the requirements and complete the necessary forms. Please do not send materials via email as they may contain sensitive personally identifiable information (PII). Instead, all forms must be faxed to 609-452-5395 or sent via express or regular mail to:

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Forrestal Campus, Princeton University
201 Forrestal Road
Princeton, NJ 08540

If you have any questions as you work through this process, please call our Administrative Services department on 609-452-6580.

If you wish to transmit materials to us via encrypted email, please send us your email address via facsimile at the number listed above and we will invite you into the Department of Commerce’s Accellion Secure File Transfer system, through which this material may be lawfully transmitted.

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Forms Required:

  • You will need to bring a government issued photo ID (Passport, Driver’s License, etc.) or university ID to gain access to the building.

For a current list of open positions at GFDL, click here.