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PhD Graduate Research Assistantship
Michigan State University

Date Posted Apr. 25, 2024
Title PhD Graduate Research Assistantship
University Michigan State University
East Lansing, MI, United States
Department Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Graduate Student
  • Land & Water Resource Engineering
    Biosystems Engineering
    Agricultural Extension
    Agricultural - General

A graduate research assistantship is available for a PhD student starting in fall 2024 in the Department of Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering at Michigan State University. 

We are looking for a highly motivated student, who is interested in specialty crop production, irrigation, and nutrient, and soil management, sensor technology, Internet of Things (IoT), and Artificial Intelligence (AI). Full funding (stipend and tuition) is available for at least 1 year and can be extended based on the performance. Preference will be given to a candidate who: (1) has an interest in developing sensor monitoring technology, and experience in computer programming and IoT, (2) likes field work and is interested in learning about the field data collection and processing, (3) has strong working ethic, and (4) will enjoy working with faculty/students from multiple disciplines. 

Interested candidates should contact Dr. Younsuk Dong at by emailing a letter of interest and your CV/resume. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Interested candidates may contact Dr. Dong with any questions regarding this position. 

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Contact Information

  • Younsuk Dong
    Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering
    Michigan State University
    East Lansing, MI


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