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Currently Available M.S. and Ph.D. Opportunities From Our Faculty:

The College of Natural Resources at the University of Idaho is accepting applications for potential PhD and MS research assistantships. We are looking for highly qualified candidates committed to pursuing graduate degrees (M.S. and Ph.D.) focused on Renewable Materials.

Specific Projects Include:

  1. Polyhydroxyalkanoate bioplastics property improvements by cross-linking
  2. Understanding the relationship between corn and sorghum cell wall chemistry on stalk viscoelastic properties
  3. Chemical investigation of yeast lipid production by Raman spectroscopy-microscopy
  4. Examining the effect of municipal solid waste torrefaction conditions on their rheological, mechanical and physical properties of extruded pellets.

For the M.S., the minimum requirements are: B.S. in (i) Forest Products/Wood Science, (ii) Chemistry/Physics, and (iii) Chemical/Materials/Mechanical/Biological Engineering, or equivalent.

For the Ph.D., the minimum requirements would be a M.S. in (i) Forest Products/Wood Science, (ii) Chemistry/Physics, and (iii) Chemical/Materials/Mechanical/Biological Engineering, or equivalent.

If you have any questions regarding this, please contact Dr. Armando McDonald.

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Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

Physical Address:
975 W. 6th Street
Moscow, Idaho

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Drive MS 1133
Moscow, ID 83844-1133

Phone: 208-885-7952

Email: frfs@uidaho.edu

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