Job: PhD Position in Savanna Plant Ecology and Global Change - University of Wyoming - Laramie, WY

Description

This position is part of an NSF-funded project assessing how diversity of plant traits at the population and community level provide stability under multiple concurrent global change extremes – extreme fire, grazing, and drought. The PhD student will be responsible for helping set up experimental infrastructure and take a variety of ecological measurements near the Satara rest camp in Kruger National Park, South Africa. Additionally, the student will work with a post-doctoral researcher at the University of Wyoming to incorporate field data into process-based models for use at the experimental site. The student will be based at the University of Wyoming and will also collaborate with scientists and other graduate students from the University of North Carolina Greensboro, St. Edwards University, and the South African Environmental Observation Network.

Contact Name Kevin Wilcox
Contact E-mail: kevin.wilcox@uwyo.edu

Post Date

Jan 11, 2022

Deadline

Jan 28, 2022

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