Student Opportunity: Graduate Student Research Opportunities in Planetary Science at Tulane University

Highly motivated students with an interest in pursuing graduate studies in planetary science are encouraged to apply to the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences at Tulane University. The Planetary Science Research Group focuses on studying the geomorphology, and surfaces processes and properties of terrestrial planetary bodies. Potential research projects cover a wide range of topics, including the analysis of ancient terrains on Venus and the polar ice deposits on Mars. Students will gain experience integrating multiple orbital datasets using Geographical Information Systems (e.g., ArcGIS). For more information, please contact Dr. Jennifer Whitten (jwhitten1@tulane.eduhttp://whitten.wp.tulane.edu/). Applications are due December 31, 2018 (http://www2.tulane.edu/sse/eens/academics/graduate/index.cfm).