PhD assistantship in Hydrology/Geophysics

Laramie, Wyoming
Jun 25, 2018
Jul 25, 2018
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Student / Graduate
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No Relocation
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University of Wyoming – PhD assistantships in Hydrology/Geophysics. Two three-year PhD assistantships in Hydrology/Geophysics are available at the University of Wyoming in Laramie. The students will combine hydrological and geophysical field observations with numerical modeling to study snowmelt-driven streamflow generation at the hillslope and small-watershed scales as part of a NSF-funded project titled “Subsurface structure and flow regime for Rocky Mountain hillslopes with different geologies”. The intended starting date is Sep. 2018 or Jan. 2019. Stipend for the 9-month academic year, additional summer stipend, tuition & fee reduction, and health insurance are provided. To apply, email statement of research interest, resume, GPA & GRE scores, and contact information for three references to and/or For more information, contact Thijs Kelleners, Professor Soil Physics, Department of Ecosystem Science and Management at 307-766-4279, or Andrew Parsekian, Assistant Professor Hydrogeophysics, Department of Geology and Geophysics at 307-223-1197.