Environmental Engineering and Water Treatment

Job Type
Job Rank
Ph.D. Student
Job Institution
North Dakota State University
Job Description

The Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering at North Dakota State University is seeking motivated applicants for 2 Ph.D. positions, starting in Fall 2023. The student is anticipated to research photocatalytic and electrochemical technologies for water treatment/reuse. The successful candidate will join Dr. Jiale Xu's lab with the full support of tuition, salary, and benefits according to the policies of the Department and NDSU. Ideal candidates with a Bachelor’s degree should have backgrounds in environmental engineering, environmental science, chemical engineering, chemistry, or other closely related fields. A Master’s degree is desirable but not required. Candidates with research experience in disinfection byproducts, photochemistry, or electrochemistry are particularly encouraged to apply. Strong written and verbal communication skills, a self-motivated attitude, and the ability for independent work are expected.

Interested students are highly encouraged to send their CV, cover letter stating their research experience and interest, transcripts, and TOEFL score (if applicable), as a single PDF file to Prof. Jiale Xu at jiale.xu@ndsu.edu.