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Master’s Student Position in GPR Snow Studies
Laramie, Wyoming, USA
University of Wyoming
  • Undergraduate

The Mountain Hydrology Research group at the University of Wyoming is looking for a M.S. student to start in the Fall 2022 semester. This project includes components that welcome applicants from a variety of scientific backgrounds including, but not limited to geophysics, hydrology, and GIS. Skills in R, Matlab, or Python, and experience with GIS are highly desirable, but not required.

The RA will be part of the Mountain Hydrology Research group led by Dr. Ryan Webb ( in the Department of Civil and Architectural Engineering and Construction Management at the University of Wyoming. There will be opportunities to also interact with the Interdisciplinary Program in Hydrologic Sciences (

Desired Qualifications and Skillsets:

  • Ability to work independently and within a team
  • Effective communication (oral and written)

  • Ability to conduct winter field work

  • Introductory level of GIS

  • Introductory level of statistical analysis (preferably using software such as R, matlab, etc.)

This RA position includes tuition/fee coverage, health insurance, along with a stipend. See here for more detailed information (

To Apply:

Interested applicants should submit a single PDF that includes 1) a cover letter outlining your research interests, research questions you are interested in pursuing, and relevant experience/skills, 2) a copy of your CV including GPA, and 3) contact information for 2-3 professional references. 4) Send this single pdf to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with the subject line "Student Application". 

Applications will be reviewed immediately.

Please reach out to Ryan Webb (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) if you are interested or if you have any questions!


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