PhD Position at Portland State University
The Strecker Aquatic Ecology Lab at Portland State University invites applications for a PhD student to begin Fall 2013, studying the effects of hydrologic alterations and climate change on freshwater ecosystem connectivity and ecology on the Columbia Plateau. This is a truly unique system with many opportunities to develop novel research questions.
Qualifications: The ideal candidate will have a MS in ecology, biology, environmental science, or a related field. The candidate should possess excellent written and verbal communication skills, as well as knowledge of freshwater ecosystems and quantitative statistical methods. Potential students should review the application guidelines and deadlines for the PhD program, which is housed in the School of the Environment.