Environmental Biotechnology

Saturday, September 24, 2016
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Ph.D. students
Job Institution: 
Clemson University
Job Description: 

Dr. Sudeep Popat invites applications for Ph.D. students in the Department of Environmental Engineering and Earth Sciences at Clemson University, for Fall 2017.  Candidates should have a B.S. (and preferably M.S.) in Environmental or Chemical Engineering.  Candidates with a background in Microbiology are also encouraged to apply.  Up to two positions may be available.   Dr. Popat joined the department in Fall 2016, and his research lab focusses on topics related to advanced biological wastewater treatment.  Projects are available in the areas of microbial fuel cells, anaerobic digestion, anaerobic membrane bioreactors, and algal wastewater treatment.  Prospective applicants should email Dr. Popat directly at spopat@clemson.edu directly to discuss the opportunities before applying through the Clemson Graduate School.  Please include a cover letter/personal statement, resume (including GPA, GRE, and if applicable TOEFL scores), and a list of three references, in a single PDF file.