National Science Foundation Research Traineeship

University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Lincoln, NE, United States
Position Type: 
Organization Type: 
University/Academia/Research/Think tank
Experience Level: 
Not Specified
Degree Required: 
Bachelor's (Or Equivalent)


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We are currently seeking master’s and Ph.D. students for interdisciplinary training and study focused on understanding the resilience of agro-ecosystems, particularly the Platte River Basin. Suitable background disciplines for students include the following:

  • Computer Sciences
  • Civil Engineering
  • Agronomy
  • Entomology
  • Plant Sciences
  • Geosciences
  • Biological Systems Engineering
  • Natural Resources
  • Public Policy
  • Biological Sciences
  • Environmental Science
  • Economics

Indigenous Peoples and those from other minority and underrepresented groups are especially encouraged to apply. International students are not eligible for this traineeship.

Annual stipends are $34,000 for master’s students (two-year maximum) and $36,000 for Ph.D. students (three-year maximum), along with health insurance and remission of tuition and selected university fees.