An assistantship is available for a MS student to work on a project assessing algal distribution/algal physiology in Southern Appalachian mountain streams.
Preferred Qualifications: Undergraduate degree in aquatic sciences (minimum G.P.A. of 3.0); Ability to conduct field research under rigorous conditions; Experience with chemical analyses, algal identification, and stream sampling.
Interested applicants should send a CV, cover letter describing experience and goals, unofficial transcripts, GRE scores and contact information of 2 individuals familiar with research/academic performance to Dr. Justin Murdock at firstname.lastname@example.org or (931) 372-3147. Start date is 8/1/2017. TTU application information can be found at https://www.tntech.edu/graduatestudies/graduateadmissions/