Funded Ph.D. positions - Environmental Engineering (Fall 2021 and Spring 2022)

Saturday, May 22, 2021
Job Type: 
Job Rank: 
Ph.D. Student
Job Institution: 
University of Houston
Job Description: 

Our team in the Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering at the University of Houston ( is looking for two motivated Ph.D. students. Applicants interested in the areas of electrochemical systems, especially for environmental applications, are encouraged to apply.

Applicants who hold a B.Sc. in environmental engineering, chemical engineering, mechanical engineering, materials science and engineering, chemistry, and other relevant fields are invited to apply for the positions. The positions are FULLY funded, i.e., a competitive stipend, full tuition waiver, and health insurance benefits will be provided.


  • We have openings for both Fall 2021 (preferably students that are already in the USA) and Spring 2022


  • To apply, please visit [under “Graduate Students” tab]
  • Please direct all questions for this position to Dr. Mim Rahimi (, with the subject line: Ph.D. positions - Additional Information


The University of Houston, the second most ethnically diverse major research university in the United States, is located in a park-like campus a few minutes from downtown Houston with over 37,000 undergraduate students and nearly 8,000 graduate students. Houston is the fourth largest city in the United States, with over 6.8 million in population. Houston is also the “energy capital of the world”, offering a variety of job opportunities related to energy, sustainability, and environment. The greater Houston area offers state-of-the-art recreational facilities, world-class arts and cultural activities, excellent schools, and affordable housing.

The University of Houston is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, or protected veteran status.