Job and Internship Opportunities in Geology, Geomorphology,

and Physical Geography, Spring, 2016

Date Posted


Contact (Link)

Description of Duties


August, 2016

Soil and Water Science Program, University of Florida

PhD student to investigate greenhouse gas emissions in Southeastern Florida grasslands. See full description at PhD UF Soil GG


March 1, 2016

Surface Dynamics Modeling Laboratory (SDML) at the University of Alabama (UA)

Research Assistant for a 2-year NSF funded project on Global Bedload Flux Modeling and Analysis. See full description at MS Alabama


February 28, 2016

El Verde Field Station, University of Puerto Rico

NSF funded Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) includes a project on "Soil and leaf litter fungal diversity" - 10 weeks on full stipend with round-trip plane ticket reimbursed up to $600. See full description at REU El Verde PR


March 1, 2016

Dr. Timothy Hawthorne, University of Central Florida

NSF funded Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) - "Community Geographic Information Systems Study Abroad in Belize (Summer Session A @ UCF) See full description at REU Belize


February 15, 2016

Dr. Melinda D. Daniels, Stroud Water Research Center, Avondale, Pennsylvania

NSF funded Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) with activities to include building and deploying environmental sensors and field instrumentation; geophysical surveys with ground penetrating radar; groundwater, surface water, and soil sampling; plant studies; GIS; and managing large data sets. See full description at REU Stroud


March 1, 2016

Dr. Mazeika Sullivan, Stream and River Ecology (STRIVE) laboratory, School of Environment and Natural Resources, The Ohio State University

Field installation, operation, and maintenance of ISCO samplers for suspended sediment in streams; monitoring chemical water-quality parameters; maintaining meters and other sampling equipment; and assisting with biological collections and lab work. See full description at Hydro OSU