My colleague, Dr. Jim Fourqurean, and I are seeking an M.S. or Ph.D. applicant through Florida International University Department of Biological Sciences and Southeast Environmental Research Center beginning in the summer of fall of 2008. The graduate student will be involved in a long-term project that explores the relationships between increased freshwater and nutrient supply and seagrass community composition in
Applicants should be self-motivated, have completed undergraduate coursework in ecology or marine science, be comfortable with the principles of marine chemistry, and be willing to learn analytical techniques. Preferred qualifications include previous fieldwork experience and scuba diving and small-boating certifications.
Interested individuals should send a brief cover letter describing your background, research interests and career goals, a CV, unofficial transcripts, and if available, GRE scores to Dr.