PhD Student in Machine Learning and Water Quality Analyses

Wednesday, January 26, 2022
Job Type: 
Job Rank: 
PhD Student/Graduate Research Assistant
Job Institution: 
Florida State University
Job Description: 

I am recruiting one PhD student to join my group in the Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) Department at Florida A&M University (FAMU)—Florida State University (FSU) College of Engineering as a graduate research assistant beginning Summer or Fall 2022. The student will receive stipend, full tuition waive and benefits.

DESIRED/REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS & SKILLS

  • A degree in engineering (civil, agricultural, water resources or environmental), sciences (environmental, earth or computer) or any closely related field
  • Understanding of hydro-biogeochemical processes in coupled inland-estuary systems
  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills
  • Computer programming (R, MATLAB or Python), data management, watershed modeling, Machine Learning techniques, water quality modeling, time series analyses and geospatial analyses (e.g., GIS)
  • Independency, communication, presentation (oral and written), fast learning and the ability to work in an interdisciplinary team and with a group of stakeholders

Highly motivated applicants should contact Dr. Ebrahim Ahmadisharaf (eahmadisharaf@eng.famu.fsu.edu) with their CV, unofficial transcripts, copy of English test scores (for non-English speaking applicants) and a brief statement describing how their interests connect to this research project. See the attachment for details.