Division of
Natural and Applied Sciences

M.S. opportunity in landscape ecology  

I am seeking a graduate student to join my lab to conduct M.S. research on geospatial dynamics of ephemeral wetlands as a function of land-cover change, with subsequent characterization of dynamic landscape connectivity.  
 
Prospective students will be funded for three years by a 9-month/year departmental Teaching Assistantship and possibly by additional graduate school fellowships (with awards ranging from $2500 for 1 year to $30,000/yr for 3 years). 
 
Preference will be given to students with experience/coursework in landscape ecology, remote sensing, and GIS.  
 
Skills that will be acquired 

Experience with ArcGIS 
Experience with Google Earth Engine 
Experience with R 
Connectivity analyses 
Curation of spatial datasets 
Scientific communication 
 
For more information about research done in my lab, please check out my webpage at http://myweb.ttu.edu/nmcintyr.  
 
To apply: http://myweb.ttu.edu/nmcintyr/information-for-prospective-graduate-students.html 
 
Application deadline: 30 November 2023. 
 
Nancy McIntyre, Ph.D. 
Department of Biological Sciences 
Texas Tech University 
Lubbock, TX 79409-3131 USA 
Tel. 806-834-7977 
nancy.mcintyre@ttu.edu