Climate and Land

The Regional Climate Group at San Diego State University

PhD Student Positions in Regional Climate

The Departments of Geography at San Diego State University (SDSU) and University of California San Barbara (UCSB) are seeking applicants who wish to pursue a doctorate degree in physical Geography with a focus on Climate.

Successful applicants will work with SDSU Professor De Sales and will be involved in projects investigating issues that include deforestation, wildfires, water resources, and global warming.

The position will be supported by the SDSU-UCSB Joint Doctorate Program, which awards PhD degrees by both universities. Assistantship includes health insurances, registration, tuition fees, and stipend.

To apply, send by email unofficial transcripts, curriculum vitae, GRE score, and a brief personal statement that highlights skills relevant to the position to fdesales@sdsu.edu. International students should also include recent TOEFL scores.

Please visit the SDSU-UCSB Joint Doctorate Program webpage for more information.

MSc Student Positions in Regional Climate

The Departments of Geography at San Diego State University (SDSU) seeks applicants who wish to pursue a Master's degree in physical Geography with a focus on Climate.

Successful applicants will work with Professor De Sales and will be involved in projects investigating issues that include deforestation, wildfires, water resources, and global warming .

Assistantship is available for qualifying students and may include health insurances, registration and tuition fees, and stipend.

To apply, contact Professor De Sales by email and send unofficial transcripts, curriculum vitae, GRE score, and a brief personal statement that highlights your professional skills (fdesales@sdsu.edu). International students should also include recent TOEFL scores.

Please visit the our Master's program webpage for more information.