A PhD level graduate student position in wetland ecology is available in 
the Lawrence Lab in the Department of Natural Resources and the 
Environment at the University of Connecticut. We conduct primary and 
applied research focused on improving our understanding of wetland plant 
community composition and ecosystem function. The applicant will develop 
and examine questions related to sea level rise-driven shifts in coastal 
marsh vegetation, wetland restoration, and feedbacks to carbon cycling. 
The ideal candidate will have an MS in a related discipline with 
relevant field and laboratory research experience. Funding is available 
to assist with an ongoing coastal wetland project this summer, with 
Research Assistant funding beginning in the Fall semester (late August 

To be considered, please contact Dr. Beth Lawrence via email 
(beth.lawre...@uconn.edu) with the following information: CV or resume, 
GPA and GRE scores, brief statement of research experience, interests 
and career goals. See the following links for more information on my 
research program: http://lawrencelabuconn.weebly.com/, the Department of 
Natural Resources and the Environment: http://www.nrme.uconn.edu/ and 
details about applying to the Graduate School at the University of 
Connecticut: http://grad.uconn.edu/. The Department accepts applications 
on a rolling basis, but contact with Dr. Lawrence should be made before 
March 1, 2018 to warrant full consideration.

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