Ph.D. Assistantship in Landscape Connectivity Dynamics in Surface Water Networks

Raleigh, North Carolina
$25,000/year + tuition and health insurance
Jan 07, 2019
Jan 31, 2019
Career Level
Student / Graduate
Education Level
Job Type
Relocation Cost
No Relocation
Sector Type

The Geospatial Analysis for Environmental Change Lab, relocating to North Carolina State University this year, seeks a creative, motivated Ph.D. student with strong quantitative and analytical skills to investigate climate and land-use change effects on landscape connectivity dynamics in surface water networks. This project will entail integrating time-series of satellite data, network analysis and graph-theory.

The position will begin Fall 2019 and is funded for four years at $25,000/year, plus benefits and tuition support, through the cutting-edge Ph.D. program in Geospatial Analytics offered by NC State‚Äôs Center for Geospatial Analytics. The student will be encouraged to develop research questions and a project tailored to their unique interests and career goals.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. To apply, complete the application at Applicants should hold a degree in landscape ecology, water resources or a related discipline. For more information about the position, contact Dr. Mirela Tulbure  ( and include a copy of your CV.