M.S. in Human Dimensions of Urban White-tailed Deer – North Carolina

Agency
NC State University
Location
Raleigh, NC
Job Category
Graduate Assistantships
Salary
~$22,000/yr, tuition, health insurance, with additional resources available for students interested in teaching (for up to 3 years)
Start Date
08/15/2021
Last Date to Apply
03/15/2021
Description
The M.S. student will lead a unique project to evaluate cultural issues surrounding urban deer management in North Carolina. The student will develop models for stakeholder acceptance of urban deer, and various deer management strategies. The student will also work with an interdisciplinary team to determine how hunting and other mortality sources interact to influence deer populations over time and across an urban to rural gradient. The student will have opportunities to explore their own research questions in conjunction with the project. Applications will be evaluated as they arrive. To apply: Please send letter of interest, CV, unofficial transcripts, and GRE scores (if available) to Dr. Nils Peterson (nils_peterson@ncsu.edu ).
Qualifications
B.S. degree in Wildlife Conservation, Economics, Sociology, Statistics, Environmental Science, or related fields. Strong quantitative skills, strong interpersonal skills.
Contact Person
Nils Peterson
Contact eMail
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