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Graduate research assistant (M.S. graduate student) in environmental science, soil, water and plants
Tarleton State University


Date Posted Dec. 16, 2021
Title Graduate research assistant (M.S. graduate student) in environmental science, soil, water and plants
University Tarleton State University
STEPHENVILLE, TX, United States
Department Wildlife and Natural Resources
Application Deadline Mar. 31, 2022
Position Start Date Aug. 15, 2022
 
 
  • Graduate Student
  • Water Management/Policy
    Horticulture
    Environmental Science & Ecology
    Engineering/Engineering Extension
    Botany
    Biosystems Engineering
    Agronomy/Plant & Soil Sciences
    Agricultural - General
 
 

Dr. Eunsung Kan’s group is looking for ambitious and self-motivating graduate students (M.S., graduate research assistant) in the fields of environmental science/engineering, agriculture, plant, soil, water and any other relevant areas. The graduate students will work for several research projects funded by U.S. Department of Agriculture focusing on applications of biochar for agricultural and environmental sustainability in agricultural systems.

Possible topics will include, not limited to:
Biochar/engineered biochar for enhancing water quality in agricultural systems
Biochar/engineered biochar for carbon sequestration, capture and conversion
Biochar/engineered biochar for mitigation of emerging contaminants and antibiotic resistance in water or soil
Biochar/engineered biochar for enhancing biofuel and bioproduct generation from agricultural waste

Required qualification:
B.S. in environmental science/engineering, agriculture, plant, soil, water and any other relevant areas
Solid backgrounds in fundamental science (biology, chemistry, mathematics) and applied sciences
English proficiency
Willing to start this position in summer or fall 2022

Preferred qualification:
Any research/lab/field experiences in environmental science, biology, chemistry and agriculture
Any publication and conference presentations

Highly qualified candidates are encouraged to send a detailed CV and unofficial transcripts to Dr. Eunsung Kan.


 
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Contact Information

 
  • Eunsung Kan
    Tarleton State University
    Lab 109
    STEPHENVILLE, TX 76401
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  • kan@tarleton.edu

 

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