Graduate Research Assistantship – Malone Ecology Lab

Graduate Research Assistantship Announcement
Graduate positions (MS and PhD) are available to pursue research in post-fire recovery or C dynamics in the Florida Everglades with the Malone Ecology Lab at Florida International University (Miami, FL). Research will focus on estimating post-fire recovery rates in Everglades fire-dependent ecosystems or understanding the effects of increased freshwater inputs and salt water intrusion on the current and future carbon balance of Everglade wetlands.
  • Undergraduate
  • degree (BS or BA) in a related field (e.g.,

  • Ecology, forestry, biology, environmental science, etc.).
  • Familiarity
  • with ArcGIS, R, and Landsat products.
  • Prior
  • research experience.
To apply, please submit the following to Dr. Sparkle Malone (
1) Resume or curriculum vitae
2) Transcripts
3) Contact information for three references
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Malone Ecology Lab:
FIU Graduate School:
Department of Biological Sciences:
Sparkle L. Malone

Assistant Professor

Department of Biological Sciences

Owa Ehan 239

11200 SW 8th St

Miami, FL 33199

Phone: 305-348-1988