Division of
Natural and Applied Sciences

PhD position in Antarctic Terrestrial Ecology 

The van Gestel lab (www.nvangestel.com) and the Johnson lab (www.mossmatters.com) at Texas Tech University are seeking a highly motivated student interested in studying plant responses to global change. Prospective students should have a background and genuine interest in plant physiology, plant ecology, polar ecology, carbon cycling, plant genomics, gene expression or similar field, preferably pertaining to bryophytes. Experience in lab or field work is preferred. 
 
Application materials (combine into 1 pdf) 
1) Letter of interest that should include a statement research interests, and a statement of the students professional goals.  Include GPA (including graduate GPA if applicable). 
2) Names and contact information of 3 references. 
3) Curriculum vitae. 
 
Email the single pdf to: natasja.van-gestel@ttu.edu on or before: October 20, 2023