PhD opportunities
Deakin University, , Australia
Apply before: 31 March 2024

We are seeking for PhD candidates to study at Deakin University in Australia.

Research projects:

Modelling mangrove systems: development of numerical ecohydrological modelling tools for assessing changes in biomass and soil carbon accumulation in mangroves under a diverse range of scenarios.

Perennial and non-perennial stream classification: Use of advanced tools for data completion, hydrologic modelling, and long-term analysis of flow data for re-classification of perennial and non-perennial rivers.

Candidates must apply for Deakin University HDR Scholarships (next round closing on 31st of March 2024)

PhD Scholarship - Research Training Program Scholarship (RTP) / Deakin University Postgraduate Research Scholarship (DUPR), Deakin

Before applying, interested applicants must contact Dr. Steven Sandi Rojas (

Ideally, candidates must hold an MS degree in civil or environmental engineering, environmental sciences, or a related field with a research focus on hydrology, water resources, or similar. It is also desirable for students to have experience in research and publications, either as part of their previous studies or work.


Dr. Steven G. Sandi (He/Him)
Lecturer in Civil and Environmental Engineering

Deakin University

Waurn Ponds, Geelong, Australia

Of interest for:
  • Coastal Working Group
  • Ecosystem Dynamics Focus Research Group