Estuary Water Quality Modeling

Friday, October 16, 2015
Job Type: 
Job Rank: 
graduate student
Job Institution: 
North Carolina State University
Job Description: 

A graduate-student research assistant position is currently available in Dr. Dan Obenour’s Environmental Modeling and Forecasting lab group at NC State University in Raleigh.  This position will most likely focus on eutrophication modeling for the Neuse River estuary, through other opportunities may also be available.  Primary responsibilities will include model development and manuscript preparation within the context of a (preferably) Ph.D. course of study in the Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering.  Preference will be given to motivated candidates with experience in numerical modeling, statistical modeling, and water quality processes.   Interested candidates should contact Dr. Obenour (, providing a resume/CV and brief statement of research interests.  Qualified candidates will be encouraged to submit a full application (

Position is available in January 2016, though later start dates will be considered.  The selected applicant will receive a competitive stipend, full tuition, and benefits.