Student Opportunity

PhD Position: Coupling between antimony geochemistry and iron cycling in soil systems

Expressions of interest are invited for a PhD position in the Environmental Geochemistry & Mineralogy group of Prof Ed Burton at Southern Cross University, Australia. This group forms part of the vibrant Southern Cross GeoScience centre, based at the University’s Lismore campus in eastern Australia.

PhD Position: Hexavalent chromium formation and fate in bushfire-impacted soils.

Expressions of interest are invited for a PhD position in the Environmental Geochemistry & Mineralogy group of Prof Ed Burton at Southern Cross University, Australia. This group forms part of the vibrant Southern Cross GeoScience centre, based at the University’s Lismore campus in eastern Australia.

Environmental Mineralogy MS positions at the University of Vermont

Master of Science positions are available in the Environmental Mineralogy and Chemistry group (http://nicolasperdrial.weebly.com/) at the University of Vermont (https://www.uvm.edu/cas/geology) for the fall of 2020. The positions are fully supported through teaching assistantship and include summer stipend.

MS and PhD opportunities at UNLV

The University of Nevada, Las Vegas Geoscience Department is seeking applicants for its MS and PhD programs for Fall of 2020.  Applications are due February 1, 2020.  More information can be found here about the department: https://geoscience.unlv.edu/  and the admissions process: https://geoscience.unlv.edu/academics/graduate-program/.

Hiring: Postdoc and Grad Student in Global Environmental Change and/or Urban Ecohydrology

Two fully-funded positions are available at Washington State University (R1 institution) in Vancouver, WA, in Urban Ecohydrology or related topics of Global Environmental Change, Urban Environmental Biophysics/Ecophysiology, Urban Environmental Modeling, Remote Sensing Data Analytics, or Socio-environmental Sustainability and Equity.

Rice University - Pan Postdoctoral Research Fellowship

The Department of Earth, Environmental and Planetary Sciences at Rice University is inviting applications for the Pan Postdoctoral Research Fellowship. We are seeking candidates with independent research interests that intersect with one or more faculty within our department. Both domestic and international applicants are welcome. A Ph.D. is required at the time of appointment, but candidates must have received their Ph.D. no more than 3 years before their start date at Rice.

PhD student position: Abiotic and biotic weathering and solute generation

Dr. Isaac Larsen is seeking a motivated PhD student to join the geomorphology research group at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst. The student will participate in a five-year project focusing on quantifying abiotic and biotic drivers of chemical weathering and solute generation.

Two Ph.D. positions in soil dynamics at the University of Florida

The Todd-Brown Lab at the University of Florida would like to invite you to apply for one of two Ph.D. students assistantships beginning in Spring or Fall of 2020. Graduate students will have a large degree of freedom to choose their research topic, students with targeted research interests are particularly encouraged to apply. Research in this lab is compute driven.