Hydrologic and Water Quality Processes in Urban Coastal Green Infrastructure

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Florida International University (FIU)
Job Description

A PhD position is immediately available at the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Florida International University (FIU). This is a fully funded (tuition, stipend, and health benefits) position starting in Fall 2023 or Spring 2024. The successful applicant will work with Dr. Ali Ebrahimian in a multidisciplinary group focusing on hydrologic and water quality processes in climate-resilient green infrastructure systems in urban and coastal areas. The projects involve field and laboratory work, modeling, and data analytics.

General requirements: A master’s degree with thesis in civil/environmental engineering or closely related fields; professional writing and presentation skills.

Specific requirements: Background in process-based hydrologic/water quality modeling, GIS, and programming.

Desired (not required) qualifications: experience in machine learning/data sciences.

FIU, an R1 (Doctoral Universities with Highest Research Activity) public university in Miami, Florida, is among the five largest universities in the United States. The successful candidates will have the opportunity of collaborating with nationally recognized interdisciplinary research programs at the Institute of Environment (https://environment.fiu.edu/) and Institute for Resilient and Sustainable Coastal Infrastructure (https://interact.fiu.edu/).

Qualified applicants should immediately submit a CV (including graduation dates and GPAs, list of publications, technical skills including programming and software, breakdown of TOEFL/IELTS scores for international applicants, and three references) to Dr. Ali Ebrahimian (alebrahi@fiu.edu). Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled.