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Graduate Research Assistantship: Wood Quality

Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources
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Job Type:
Full Time
Job Description:

The University of Georgia (UGA) Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources is seeking outstanding applicants for a Graduate Research Assistantship in the area of Wood Quality. The assistantship is at the MS level but PhD applicants will be considered if they have a strong publication record (i.e. first author paper(s) in reputable refereed journals). Several projects are available for consideration in the area of assessing and modeling the impact of intensive forest management and environmental conditions on the anatomical, physical and mechanical properties of loblolly pine. Students should have an undergraduate (BS) and/or graduate degree (MS) in forestry, wood science, engineering, or other related areas. Students with strong quantitative skills will be given preference for this position. The position will remain open until filled. 

This research assistantship includes a competitive stipend and a tuition waiver.
How to Apply:

Please contact Dr. Joseph Dahlen via email with your specific research interests and how they relate to wood quality, current CV or resume, unofficial copies of academic transcripts, GRE scores, contact information for 3 references, and for international students their TOEFL scores. Details of the graduate program at Warnell including the application process and GRE requirements can be found at the following links: 

Contact: Dr. Joseph Dahlen Assistant Professor Warnell School of Forestry & Natural Resources University of Georgia Tel: 706-583-0464 Email: