Job: MS Graduate Assistant in Living Shoreline Ecology

Title MS Graduate Assistant in Living Shoreline Ecology
Agency, Location The University of Southern Mississippi/ Ocean Springs, MS
Categories Student
Job # 13493
Salary $1,900/mo

We are seeking a motivated student beginning January 2020. The student will develop a thesis project from the research objectives of an EPA funded project evaluating the ecological effects of living shorelines in Mississippi. The student is expected to work in field and laboratory settings, present results of their project at professional meetings, and the thesis work should culminate in at least one peer-reviewed manuscript.


B.S. degree (minimum GPA 3.0) in ecology (or related field) and possess strong quantitative, writing, and presentation skills. The successful applicant will be provided a full-time Research Assistantship, health insurance, and a tuition waiver. See the full add and list of qualifications.

Interested students should email Drs Dillon ([email protected]) and Andres ([email protected]) with letter of interest, C.V., unofficial transcripts, and GRE/TOEFL scores. Screening of applicants will begin immediately. The deadline for students to apply to USM for the spring semester is September 1st.

Ad Closing Date: 01-Sep-2019


Michael Andres/ [email protected]