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PhD Fellowship Announcement

PhD Fellowship Announcement
Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources
University of Georgia

Fellowship: Two Ph.D. fellowships are available starting no later than Spring 2018 at Warnell School of Forestry & Natural Resources, University of Georgia. Research will concentrate on forest economics, management, and planning. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or native residents of U.S. territories. Underrepresented minorities and first generation college students are strongly encouraged to apply. Students will be responsible for organizing and analyzing data, preparing technical reports, presenting research findings at professional conferences, and drafting peer-reviewed publications. Students also will serve as teaching assistants for related classes at Warnell School and/or Terry College of Business. General information about these fellowships can be found at https://www.warnell.uga.edu/national-needs-fellowship.

Stipend: This Ph.D. research assistantship includes a stipend of approximately $24,500/year for up to three years and a tuition waiver. Student will pay miscellaneous fees (about $1,117/semester) to the University.

Application: Please contact Drs. Mei, Bettinger, and Siry regarding these assistantship opportunities. To apply, we need your personal statement, CV, copies of academic transcripts, GRE scores, and three letters of reference. Details of the graduate program at the Warnell School including the application process and requirements can be found at http://warnell.uga.edu/grad/index.php.

Qualification: Passion for forest economics, management, and planning. Bachelor’s degree in economics or forestry is preferred. Master’s of Science degree is recommended. Quantitative skills are strongly desired. Student must be able to work as part of a team and be willing to collaborate with others at the Harley Langdale Jr. Center for Forest Business.

Richard Bin Mei
(706) 542 5448
bmei@uga.edu


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