Environmental Science

Friday, September 22, 2017
Job Type: 
Job Rank: 
M.S./Ph.D. student
Job Institution: 
SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry (in collaboration with Syracuse University)
Job Description: 

Faculty in SUNY-ESF's Department of Environmental Studies and Syracuse University's Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (Syracuse, NY) invite applications for a M.S./Ph.D. position in Environmental Science with an emphasis in socio-environmental systems, including citizen science, public engagement, and environmental chemistry of organic contaminants in aquatic ecosystems (e.g., lakes). The ideal candidate should possess B.S. and possibly M.S. degree(s) in environmental studies/sciences, chemistry, environmental engineering, or a related field(s). The position starts in January 2018.

Please send inquiries and applications to Dr. Sharon Moran (smoran@esf.edu) or Dr. Teng Zeng (tezeng@syr.edu). The selected candidate will receive a stipend, full tuition waiver, and health care benefits; s/he will be funded by an NSF grant to work with the above-mentioned faculty, for at least one year, and subsequent years will be negotiated. Applications should include a brief statement of interest, names of 3 references, GRE scores, and resume/CV. The successful applicant will be enrolled in a SUNY-ESF graduate degree program in Environmental Studies or Environmental Sciences. Applications will be reviewed until the position is filled.