Job: PhD Position: Aquatic Macroecology/Data Science

Title PhD Position: Aquatic Macroecology/Data Science
Agency, Location Louisiana State University
Categories PhD, Student
Job # 13610
Salary $22,000/year; tuition coverage

Starting in 2020, a PhD student will work on a database of CO2 in US flowing waters and use statistical modeling to detect trends. Possibilities to link stream data to other data for biological communities, including fish. Research themes will be in aquatic macroecology and development of big datasets for macroscale questions.

  • MS degree in Environmental Science, or related
  • GPA>3.0, competitive GRE scores
  • R and quantitative skills are strongly desired

Email to Dr. Steve Midway ([email protected]) a single, merged PDF including: 1) cover letter describing research experience and interests, 2) CV or resume, 3) transcripts (unofficial is acceptable), 4) GRE scores, and 5) contact information of three professional references.


Applications will be reviewed starting October 31st, although the position will remain open until filled and applicants may apply after the review deadline.