Ph.D. Positions in Environmental Engineering

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Rowan University
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Ph.D. Positions in Environmental Engineering at Rowan University 


The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Rowan University invites applications for two Ph.D. student positions in Environmental Engineering starting in September 2023. The students will conduct research on water/wastewater treatment, sustainable environmental remediation, and stormwater management (quality control). Students will be fully supported (tuition, stipend, and fees).


Candidates with an undergraduate degree with senior thesis in environmental engineering, environmental science, biological engineering, chemical engineering, chemistry, or other closely related fields are encouraged to apply. A master’s degree is highly desirable. Self-motivated candidates with strong written and verbal communication skills and the ability to work both independently and as a team are expected.


Prospective students should send a single PDF package with the email subject “Ph.D. application + your name” to Dr. Zhiming Zhang ( The PDF package should include 1) cover letter addressing your research experience/interest and how your background fits this position, 2) CV with education background, GPA, etc., 3) copies of unofficial transcripts, 4) TOEFL/IELTS score (for international students only), and 5) GRE score (optional). The review process will begin immediately until the positions are filled.


Prospective students are encouraged to submit applications through this link:

More information about the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering can be found here: