PhD Student Position via AGU

Arizona State University

Tempe, AZ, US

A PhD student position is available in the Garcia Lab at the School of Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment (SSEBE) at Arizona State University (ASU) beginning in Fall 2018. Research topics include: hydrological variability and change, sustainable water management, and coupled (socio-hydrological or socio-technical) systems analysis.

A M.S. degree in hydrology, water resources, or civil engineering or work experience in the field are preferred. The position will involve modeling, programming, statistical analysis, and collaboration with social scientists, and prior experience is desirable. The research assistantships come with a stipend, full tuition, and health insurance. Students from groups underrepresented in engineering are particularly encouraged to apply. Admission requirements and procedures are available here: Prior to applying, interested students should contact Dr. Garcia at [email protected] and attach a CV, and statement of research interests/motivation for the position.

The graduate program in SSEBE at ASU emphasizes innovative and interdisciplinary approaches to address the challenges of sustainability and resilience of critical infrastructure systems. SSEBE offers students a broad range of classes on sustainable and hydrosystems engineering. The position is at ASU’s main campus in Tempe, AZ, a vibrant city close to Phoenix, AZ and accessible via light rail. For the past three years, ASU has been ranked the most innovative school in the nation by U.S. News & World Report.

Arizona State University is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by law.