Integrative Graduate Education and Research Traineeship (IGERT) Coasts and Communities Fellowship Program, University of Massachusetts – Boston

Boston, MA

Organization: University of Massachusetts – Boston

Contact: IGERT program manager, Dr. Maria Petrova, at (617) 287-3786

Duties: Conduct transdisciplinary research and develop innovative and sustainable solutions to the most pressing environmental challenges. Be deeply committed to the principles of transdisciplinarity and to bring a global perspective to your work.

Desired qualifications: Interested individuals must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Students are eligible for consideration as a Coasts and Communities fellow upon acceptance in one of the following PhD programs:
•       Environmental Science (Application Deadline: December 15)
•       Marine Science and Technology (Application Deadline: December 15)
•       Environmental Biology (Application Deadline: January 2)
•       Global Governance and Human Security (Application Deadline: January 15)
•       Business Administration (Application Deadline: January 15)

Salary/pay: Fellows receive $30,000 per year for two years plus tuition waiver and health benefits.

Link to more information:  Visit the IGERT website for more information.

Application deadline: February 15, 2017