PhD position at Montana State University
Montana State University, Montana, United States
Apply before: 15 February 2023

The Watershed Analysis Research Group ( at Montana State University ( is recruiting a motivated PhD student to work on a National Science Foundation funded project investigating the role of forest land cover in controlling watershed hydrology and carbon cycling. The project will include field observation, remote sensing, and watershed modeling and interested candidates should have a keen interest in each. Preferred qualifications include a MS in a related field, experience and / or interest in field research, remote sensing, data science / coding, and watershed modeling. The student will be housed in the Department of Land Resources and Environmental Sciences ( at Montana State University and will participate in the PhD in Ecology and Environmental Sciences ( shared across the departments of Land Resources and Environmental Sciences and the Department of Ecology. Candidates should submit their application online ( by February 15, 2023.

Tim Covino

Of interest for:
  • Terrestrial Working Group
  • Hydrology Focus Research Group