PhD/MS in Methane Emissions – University of Cincinnati, Department of Geography (Cincinnati, OH)

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Dr. Amy Townsend-Small is seeking a graduate student at the Ph.D. level (M.S. degree in hand is preferred) to start in Fall 2018 in the Department of Geology at University of Cincinnati.  The project will involve measurements of methane emissions from abandoned, conventional, and unconventional oil and gas wells in the Appalachian Basin, including in the Wayne National Forest of Ohio.  There are also opportunities available for students seeking MS degrees.


The Townsend-Small lab is committed to maintaining a productive and inclusive research environment, and women and students from underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.  Interested students should contact Dr. Townsend-Small at and send a resume and transcripts.  More information on the application process is available at