Archive for December, 2015

Jason O’Bryhim – College of Science Student Profile

  A student profile of one of ESP’s Winter 2015 PhD graduates, Jason O’Bryhim, was featured on the College of Science website. Read the article here:

Ph.D. Fellowship Opportunities from NOAA Fisheries NMSF Sea Grant

  Ph.D. Fellowship Opportunities in Population & Ecosystem Dynamics and Marine Resource Economics Deadline: January 29, 2016, 5:00pm EST Virginia Sea Grant is pleased to announce the availability of the following NOAA Fisheries (NMFS)-Sea Grant fellowships for Virginia students.  Detailed information is included in the attached Announcements of Federal Funding Opportunity (FFO) links at the bottom […]

Funding opportunity for PhD students for Spring 2016

The Executive Graduate Committee will be offering 7 Research Fellowships of up to $5,500 each for the Spring 2016 semester. To apply: Please submit for evaluation a written statement (up to 3 pages) describing your research and justifying your needs, including a detailed budget (research supplies, equipment, travel funds, but not tuition) with an explanation […]

Dissertation Defense by Parker Pennington – December 16, 2015

Candidate: Parker Pennington Defense Date: December 16, 2015 Location: Exploratory Hall Room 3301 @ 12pm Title: The Influence Of Pregnancy, Metabolic Status And Diet On Uterine Protein Secretions In The Domestic (Equus Caballus) And Endangered Przewalski’s Horse (Equus Ferus Przewalskii)

Dissertation Defense by Ryan Valdez – December 7, 2015

Candidate: Ryan Valdez Defense Date: December 7, 2015 Location: Exploratory Hall Room 1603 Title: Influence of Habitat and Anthropogenic Disturbance on the Diverstiy, Distribution and Abundance of Large Mammals: A Case Study Across Four Adjacent Widllife Conservation Areas in Laikipia County, Kenya

New scholarship opportunity posted

Please go to the Scholarships page to see the opportunity from the Garden Club of America Coastal Wetland Studies.

Virginia Sea Grant 2016 Coastal Management Fellowship

Virginia Sea Grant is pleased to announce the availability of the 2016 Coastal Management Fellowship (click to download the complete 6-page factsheet PDF) for Virginia students.  Please share this email broadly with faculty and students that may have an interest in coastal and environmental science, management, policy, and planning. The Coastal Management Fellowship is a two-year […]