Graduate Geography Assistantships (Ph.D.) (two positions)

Graduate Geography Assistantships (Ph.D.) (two positions)

ASSISTANTSHIP OPPORTUNITY
Position: Graduate Geography Assistantships (Ph.D.) (two positions)
Entity: Department of Earth and Spatial Sciences, University of Idaho
Location: Moscow, ID
Salary: Competitive Research Assistantship (~$30,000/year)
Deadline: Open

Description:
“The Department of Earth and Spatial Sciences at the University of Idaho is recruiting two Geography Ph.D. students to conduct research related to human adaptation to, and perceptions of, climate change. The successful applicants will work with a team of scientists from Idaho, Nevada, and South Carolina as part of a National Science Foundation funded 4-year project focused on Local and Place Based Adaptation to Climate Change in Underserved Rural Communities. One Ph.D. student will focus on remote sensing and spatial analysis of environments under change, and the second will focus on climate science, modeling, and visualizations.

Requirements:
– Interest and experience in research related to climate change and human adaptation.
– Ability to work effectively in a multidisciplinary team.
– Excellent oral and written communication skills.”

How to Apply:
Please submit inquiries directly to Dr. Alistair Smith (alistair@uidaho.edu) and Dr. Erich Seamon (erichs@uidaho.edu).

For more information:
https://www.uidaho.edu/sci/ess