Graduate Assistantships in Physical Oceanography, Universtiy of Southern Mississippi

Hattiesberg, MS

Organization: Department of Marine Science, University of Southern Mississippi

Desired qualifications: Strong skills in physics and math are crucial, and experience with modeling is beneficial. The project requires working in a Linux environment and programming in Matlab and Fortran.

Salary/pay: DMS graduate assistants are supported with a $40,000 annual resource package, including a tuition waiver and a stipend of $17,100 – $18,000 per academic year with benefits.

Link to more information: See the full description and start the application process.

How to apply: Interested candidates should contact Dr. Maarten Buijsman at and attach a resume or curriculum vitae, GRE score (unofficial acceptable), college transcripts (unofficial acceptable), and a brief statement of research interests.

To apply to the Department of Marine Science graduate program please visit: Candidates must possess a B.S. in oceanography or related science and a minimum GPA of 3.0. The GRE (verbal and quantitative) and TOEFL (for non-native English speakers) are required. When applying for the PhD program, candidates possessing a M.S. in a related discipline (marine science, physical oceanography, ect) are preferred.