Student Opportunity Announcements

Alpine Lakes - Graduate Student Fellowships

Graduate Fellowship Opportunities at UC Riverside

The Department of Environmental Sciences at UC Riverside is seeking graduate students to work on
NSF-sponsored investigations of paleolimnology, aquatic ecology and isotope
biogeochemistry of Sierra Nevada lakes. This work builds on the more than
30-year record of limnological and watershed research conducted at Emerald Lake
in Sequoia National Park ( These fellowships
(MS and Ph.D) include a monthly stipend, full tuition and fees and funds to
conduct research.

Education and experience – An MS or BS degree in aquatic ecology, hydrology,
limnology, or similar discipline is required. Experience in aquatic ecology,
paleolimnology and stable isotopes desired. Candidates must have the ability to
work at remote field sites. Applicants should e-mail, in a single pdf file, to
Dr. James Sickman at UC Riverside ( i) a cover letter describing their education, research experience and career goals, ii) a CV and iii) list of references including contact