Graduate Research Associate Positions

Remote Sensing and Data Analytics for Sustainable Agriculture

FABE is seeking applications for Graduate Research Associate (GRA) positions for pursuing Ph.D. or M.S. degree studies with the research focus on remote sensing and data analytics for sustainable agriculture. We are interested in investigating the use of drone and satellite based remote sensing technologies, and data analytics for assessing and monitoring the agricultural management practices. Specific focus of these positions will be on: 1) Assessment of agricultural practices using remote sensing technologies. (2) Implementation of data analytics methods for remote sensing applications for precision agriculture. (3) Integration of remote sensing technologies with ecosystem models to explore the role of agricultural practices under changing climate..

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Bioprocess/Systems Engineering Position(s)

 Graduate Research Associateships available for the Ph.D. or M.S. level studies and research. If interested, please contact Dr. Shah ( with a cover letter expressing your interest and background, CV, transcripts, and test scores (TOEFL and GRE). At this point, please just send the unofficial/scanned copies. Please note that we will give serious consideration to the candidates with GPA higher than 3.75; TOEFL score higher than 105 (for international candidates only), GRE scores higher than 320 with more than 4 in analytical writing, established publication record, and research background and interest in the relevant area. For research areas, please refer to the ‘research’ section of our website.  See more details at:

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Bio-Polymer Position

The Bio-Polymer position will work with Dr. Keener and Dr. Cui starting sspring 2019. The purpose of this project is to fabricate bio-plastics, especially food packaging, from CO2 and soybean oil. Read the full position description