Call for Applications: Graduate Students

Published by Stephanie Mayer on

Landscape view of yellow aspen leaves and green forest in the fall at Locket Meadow, San Francisco Peaks, Arizona

PhD and MS positions in Ecosystem Ecology are available in the Center for Ecosystem Science and Society (Ecoss) at Northern Arizona University.

The Ecoss mission is to conduct high-impact, innovative research on ecosystems and how they respond to and shape environmental change, to train next-gen scientists, and to communicate discovery and its relevance to people.

Graduate student benefits include stipend (TA or RA), tuition waiver, and health insurance.

Candidates should explore the Ecoss website ( and contact the professor whose interests align most closely.

Program applications should be submitted to the Department of Biological Sciences, due January 15, 2021, after communicating with an Ecoss faculty member. Applications submitted earlier may be considered for a prestigious NAU Presidential Fellowship. Please include a cover letter describing your background, research interests, and qualifications, as well as a current resumé or curriculum vitae.

Ecoss is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace. We strongly encourage applications from women and members of underrepresented minority groups.

Download the flier.