Description: We seek a highly motivated student to fill a MS graduate student assistantship at Oregon State University to investigate biogeochemical links between nitrogen-fixing trees and mineral weathering in soils. The student will receive a MS in either Forest Ecosystems and Society or Soil Science. Qualifications: Preferred applicants will have an undergraduate degree in Chemistry, Environmental Science, Ecology, Geology, Soil Science or a related field, some research experience, and a GPA of 3.0 or greater. The position provides a competitive stipend, plus tuition and benefits.
Start date: Fall 2019.
To Apply: Please email (1) a cover letter describing research experience and interests, (2) CV, (3) unofficial transcripts and GRE scores, and (4) contact information of three references to Dr. Julie Pett-Ridge (Julie.firstname.lastname@example.org) and Dr. Steven Perakis (email@example.com).
More information available at:
Julie C. Pett-Ridge
Department of Crop and Soil Science
3041 ALS Building
Oregon State University
Corvallis, OR 97331