Graduate Research Assistant

Location
Greenville, North Carolina
Salary
up to $24,000 per year plus tuition and health benefits
Posted
Oct 03, 2018
Closes
Nov 02, 2018
Ref
1660447
Career Level
Student / Graduate
Education Level
Masters
Job Type
Internship
Relocation Cost
No Relocation
Sector Type
Academia

Research assistantship available in East Carolina University‚Äôs Integrated Coastal Sciences (Coastal Resources Management) Ph.D. program starting fall 2019.  This Ph.D. program provides a unique interdisciplinary approach to the interpretation and synthesis of scientific information on coastal environments and populations.  A student is sought for a project supported by the NSF, where he or she will contribute to the analysis of interannual rainfall variability within the Ganges-Brahmaputra-Meghna river basin <https://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward?AWD_ID=1660447&HistoricalAwards=false>.  Student must demonstrate the ability to work within a multidisciplinary team of scientists from the U.S. and Bangladesh.  Knowledge of GIS and spatiotemporal statistics are desired.  Student will receive competitive assistantship, full-time tuition, and health insurance if selected.  A Masters degree in Geography, Meteorology, or related discipline is required.  Questions about the assistantship should be directed to Dr. Scott Curtis (+1-252-328-2088, curtisw@ecu.edu).  To apply to East Carolina University graduate school directly, go to: <http://www.ecu.edu/cs-acad/gradschool/Apply-Landing-Page.cfm>

Dr. Curtis will be available to discuss this opportunity at the 2018 AGU Fall Meeting in Washington D.C., and East Carolina University will be at booth 1727.

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