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Graduate Research Assistantships in River Corridor Biogeochemistry & Hydrogeology, University of Connecticut

Dr. Ashley Helton and Dr. Marty Briggs are accepting applications for MS and PhD students at University of Connecticut in stream/river biogeochemistry and river corridor hydrogeology. The student(s) will be funded through projects that explore relationships between groundwater discharge to surface water and nitrogen cycling within near-stream sediments.

Top candidates will have an MS (PhD position) or BS (MS position) in a related discipline and field, laboratory, and/or modeling experience in biogeochemistry or hydrogeology. Ideally, the graduate students will begin in January, 2019. To apply, contact Ashley ( with the following: CV, GPA and GRE scores, contact information for three references, and a brief statement of research experience/interests/career goals.

See the following links for more information on
• Ashley’s research program:
• Marty’s research program:
• Department of Natural Resources and the Environment:
• Graduate School at the University of Connecticut: