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Check out these two new N-EWN related positions:

PhD Position in Ecosystem Services of Managed Wetlands

Central Michigan University
Earth and Ecosystem Science Program, Central Michigan University, Mt. Pleasant, MI

We are seeking a Ph.D. student to quantify the ecosystem services provided by managed wetlands in Michigan. Specifically, the student will monitor hydrology, water quality, and greenhouse gas fluxes in wetlands under different management regimes. This position will involve extensive field work, laboratory soil and water quality analysis, data analysis, and numerical modeling. The student will be jointly supervised by Drs. Roderick Lammers, Don Uzarski, and Amanda Suchy.

The target start date is August 2023. This research assistantship includes 4 years of stipend and tuition. The student would be enrolled in the interdisciplinary Earth and Ecosystem Science Ph.D. program at Central Michigan University (https://www.cmich.edu/program/earth-ecosystem-science-phd). The ideal candidate will have a BS (MS preferred but not required) degree in environmental engineering, environmental science, biology, or a related field. Research experience on water quality and soils analysis and/or modeling is preferred. 

Interested students should submit: 1) a resume or curriculum vitae, including the names and contact information of at least 2 references; 2) a letter summarizing research interests and skills relevant to this position; and 3) an unofficial copy of transcript(s). This position is open until filled. 

To apply or for more information, please email Dr. Roderick Lammers (lamme1r@cmich.edu).

Environmental/Ecological Engineering Postdoctoral Research Fellow

The Water Resources research group at Central Michigan University is seeking an Environmental/Ecological Engineering Postdoctoral Research Fellow to work with Dr. Roderick Lammers on designing and modeling constructed wetlands for mitigating nutrient pollution from agricultural runoff. Experience with water quality data and/or hydrologic and water quality modeling is required. The ideal candidate would have experience specifically with wetland hydrology and nutrient cycling models.  This position is set to begin July 1, 2023 and has an initial duration of one year; extension is possible with funding availability. To apply please go tohttps://www.jobs.cmich.edu/postings/38128.  

For questions about the position, please contact Dr. Roderick Lammers – lamme1r@cmich.edu.   

CMU, an AA/EO institution, strongly and actively strives to increase diversity and provide equal opportunity within its community. CMU does not discriminate against persons based on age, color, disability, ethnicity, familial status, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, height, marital status, national origin, political persuasion, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, race, religion, sex, sex-based stereotypes, sexual orientation, transgender status, veteran status, or weight (see http://www.cmich.edu/ocrie). 


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