When positions are available,
John Smol and Brian Cumming both accept graduate students into their respective programs in the Department of
Biology at Queen's University at the Paleoecological Environmental
Assessment and Research Laboratory (PEARL).
Financial support is guaranteed for a period of 2 years for a
M.Sc. and 4 years for a Ph.D. All applicants require a 4-year B.Sc. degree with
a minimum of an upper 'B' average. Applicant should have: i) a minimum of an upper 'B' average in
an Honours (i.e., 4-year) undergraduate B.Sc. program; ii) an intense interest
in aquatic ecology, water resources and environmental change; iii) the ability to work
both independently and as part of a team; and iv) good interpersonal and writing
skills. Skills related to outdoor activities and water safety would also be
considered favourably. If you are interested, please contact John
Smol or Brian Cumming and visit
https://biology.queensu.ca/academics/graduate/for the application procedure.