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Job advertisement Ph.D. Student Opportunity (Stochastic Hydrology and Hydroclimatology)

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Ph.D. Student Opportunity (Stochastic Hydrology and Hydroclimatology)

Ph.D. Student Opportunity (Stochastic Hydrology and Hydroclimatology)


Princeton University

Princeton, New Jersey, United States of America


Relevant divisions
Atmospheric Sciences (AS)
Hydrological Sciences (HS)
Natural Hazards (NH)

Full time

Student / Graduate / Internship


Preferred education

Application deadline
3 January 2024

1 November 2023

Job description

I am seeking a highly motivated Ph.D. student to join my research group ( in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and the High Meadows Environmental Institute at Princeton University. The research will fall within the broad topics of stochastic hydrology and hydroclimatology. Of particular interest is the connection between hydroclimatological extreme events and climate, their predictability and projected changes. I am open to other related research topics and encourage all qualified applicants to apply.

Qualifications: Candidates must have a degree in an engineering field, atmospheric or climate-related science, applied statistics or math. Individuals with good knowledge of computer programming (in particular R) and experience in processing and analyzing large data sets and model outputs are strongly encouraged to apply.

How to apply

Submit your application via Princeton University’s application portal ( by January 3, 11:59 pm EST. For detailed application instructions and qualifications, have a look at the department’s guidelines (