Nanotechnology/Drinking Water Treatment

Thursday, March 30, 2017
Job Type: 
Job Rank: 
Graduate Assistant
Job Institution: 
University of Massachusetts Lowell
Job Description: 

Graduate Assistantship in Civil and Environmental Engineering at University of Massachusetts Lowell

Job Description: The Civil and Environmental Engineering Department at University of Massachusetts Lowell (UML) is seeking a graduate assistant to work on experimental investigations of nanotechnology-enabled drinking water treatment with an emphasis on physicochemical processes.

Ideal candidates possess an M.S. degree in civil, environmental, chemical engineering, or related fields. Post-B.S. candidates who can demonstrate lab skills, significant achievements in undergraduate research may also be considered. Good written and verbal communication skills, self-motivated nature, and ability to work within a multidisciplinary team are required.

The position will start by the Fall 2017 semester and applications will be accepted until it is filled. The selected candidate will receive a stipend, tuition remission, and benefits. Application and admission to the doctoral program in UML is required. Interested students should send the following to Dr. Onur G. Apul (

(1) Cover letter (~200-300 words) describing your research experience and interests,

(2) Curriculum vitae (including GRE and TOEFL scores as applicable),

(3) Copy of one of your recent publications (e.g., abstract, poster, report, peer-reviewed article, etc).

More information:

Onur G. Apul Research Group:

UMass Lowell Student Life:

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