PhD position in dolphin behavioral ecology
Posted Oct 2
A PhD position is available in the Foroughirad Lab opening at Texas A&M - Galveston in January 2024.
Our lab studies cetacean behavioral ecology and genetics with a focus on the relationship between social behavior and fitness.
The position’s primary focus will be integrating data on bottlenose dolphin body condition, movement ecology, and reproductive trajectories. There will be extensive opportunities to engage in boat-based fieldwork at our field site in Australia.
for more information.
Interested prospective students should contact Dr. Vivienne Foroughirad at [email protected]
. Please include a brief description of your research interests and how they fit within the scope of the lab, your CV, an unofficial transcript or course list, and an optional writing sample.
Interested prospective students should contact Dr. Vivienne Foroughirad by November 15th
, 2023 for priority consideration.
Deadline for applications for the Graduate Program in Marine Biology at Texas A&M University at Galveston is January 15, 2024 for Fall 2024 admission https://www.tamug.edu/marb/degrees/Marine_Biology_graduate_program.html