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Open positions affiliated with the MIST program and faculty

 

PhD

  • Climate Change - starting Spring or Fall 2018. Seeking a PhD candidate who is eager to work in a cross-disciplinary environment on climate change and impact assessment problems. Keywords: climate change, climate impact assessment, complex systems, modeling, wildfire, data science, visualization. For more information, contact Dr. A. Leroy Westerling (awesterling@ucmerced.edu ) or Dr. Alex Petersen (apetersen3@ucmerced.edu ). See more details about the position here.

  • Human Dimensions of Natural Resource Management - starting Fall 2018. Seeking a PhD student who is eager to work in a cross-disciplinary environment focused on complex systems, political ecology, and land use planning. Keywords: climate change adaptation planning, parks and protected areas, visitor use managment, socio-ecological systems, wildland-urban interface, GIS, geovisualization. For more information, contact Dr. Jeffrey Jenkins (jeff.jenkins@ucmerced.edu). See more details about the position here.