Two fully funded PhD positions are available with Dr. Sandra Clinton (https://geoearth.charlotte.edu/sandra-clinton) and Dr. Jacelyn Rice-Boayue (https://et.charlotte.edu/directory/jacelyn-rice-boayue-phd) at the University of North Carolina Charlotte, starting in January 2023. Students can enroll in the Infrastructure and Environmental Systems (INES), Civil and Environmental Engineering, or Geography Ph.D. Programs.
Two PhD position postings
Ph.D. Level Graduate Research Assistant position – Environmental Engineering, University of British Columbia Okanagan, Kelowna, Canada
The Department of Biology at Hong Kong Baptist University is seeking applicants for Ph.D. students for January 2023 or September 2023 semester. Students may work on research topics relevant to environmental biotechnology, advanced wastewater treatment, and microbial fermentation.
Candidates must hold a relevant M.S. degree (microbiology, biotechnology, bioinformatics, etc.). Experience with molecular biology techniques (e.g., qPCR, next-generation sequencing) and bioinformatic analysis is desirable.
The Department of Geosciences, in the Faculty of Science, at University of Tübingen has a Ph.D. position with an immediate start date available. The successful candidate will join the Hydrogeochemistry research group of Dr. Peter Grathwohl, Professor (https://uni-tuebingen.de/en/96239) and will be co-supervised by Dr. Alexander Arthur Haluska, Senior Research Associate in the Hydrochemistry group to conduct work in project ER21-1274, funded by the US Strategic Environmental Research and Development Program (SERDP):
Graduate student scholarship in environmental engineering, biotechnology, bioinformatics, and system modeling at Kyung Hee University in Korea
The Environmental Engineering Laboratory at Kyung Hee University is looking for highly motivated prospective PhD students (or combined MS-PhD course), who hold a MS or BS in engineering fields (civil/environmental/biological/chemical), microbiology, bioinformatics associated with the research projects described below.
Job description: Dr. Garrett McKay is seeking a PhD student to conduct research on an NSF-funded project focused on the impact of wildfires on the chemical composition and reactivity of dissolved organic matter. The graduate student will conduct interdisciplinary research and gain expertise in bulk and molecular-level methods for characterizing dissolved organic matter, environmental photochemistry including the measurement of reactive intermediates, and fieldwork involving in situ optical sensors.
The research group of Dr. Feng “Frank” Xiao at the University of Missouri (Columbia, MO) has three Ph.D. positions available for spring or fall 2023. We offer a very competitive stipend and full tuition coverage. Dr. Xiao’s research focuses on water and soil quality engineering. He currently is an editor of the Journal of Hazardous Materials (impact factor: 14.244).
Title: Graduate Research Assistants in Energy and Environmental Geochemistry
Positions: Multiple positions are available at Ph.D. and M.S. levels.
The global change and aquatic ecosystem analysis research group at Baylor University (https://sites.baylor.edu/powersresearchgroup/) is recruiting a PhD graduate student to begin in Fall 2023. Individuals with demonstrated interest in any of the following are encouraged to apply: analysis and modeling of existing public freshwater, climate, and watershed datasets, spatially-explicit surveys of water quality and ecology in reservoirs or estuaries, remote sensing of water color, submersible sensors, R Studio, Github, open source coding methods.