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 (www.webbhydrology.weebly.com) 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 (http://www.uwyo.edu/wrese/index.html).
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 (http://www.uwyo.edu/research/proposal-development/proposal-tool-kit/graduate-assistantships.html).
Applications will be reviewed immediately.