Water Justice graduate opportunity, Portland State University

Portland, Oregon

Job Title: Graduate  Student Position

Organization: Portland State University

Type of opportunity: Portland State University is seeking a motivated graduate student to focus on environmental justice issues concerning water (Water Justice) at Portland State University. Applicants may investigate issues of gender, race, and class around water including flooding, clean water access, water conflicts, etc. Applicants may partake in the following: literature reviews, research design, qualitative data collection, data analysis, and manuscripts for publication. Applicants have the option of applying for a Masters in Science, Masters in Environmental Management, Professional Science Master, or Ph.D. in the School of the Environment (Earth, Environment, and Society). Funding opportunities are available.
Contact: Melissa Haeffner at melh32@pdx.edu

Desired qualifications: The ideal candidate has a prior degree in the social sciences, strong writing skills, experience working with community partners, and a background/interest in mixed (qualitative and quantitative) research methods. Bilingual applicants are strongly encouraged to apply.
Start and end dates:

Link to more information: https://www.pdx.edu/esm/prospective-grad-students,

How to apply: Serious applicants should contact melh32@pdx.edu with a CV or online portfolio, transcript, GRE scores, and a letter detailing research interests and experience.

Application deadline: January 15, 2019

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