Sunday, October 22, 2017

Funded Masters and PhD Positions at McGill University, Canada 2017

Deadline: 10/11/2017 Degree: Masters, PhD & Research Scholarship Description: The McGill University is proud to announce Masters ... thumbnail 1 summary
Deadline: 10/11/2017

Degree: Masters, PhD & Research

Scholarship Description: The McGill University is proud to announce Masters and PhD Positions which are open to applicants from all over the world. These positions are awarded in Inclusiveness of Community-based Participatory Modelling for Environmental Management

Eligibility:

A. A minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.6 or above for all university degrees (Bachelor, Master, etc.) is required.
B. Experience in agricultural engineering, civil engineering, social sciences, water resources management, computer science or a closely related field;
C. Strong interest in community participation;
D. Proficiency and desire to improve skills in computing and Python for scientific programming and data management;
E. A very good knowledge of written and spoken English is required; this should be supported by a valid English proficiency test certificate;
F. Linguistic capabilities: Within a reasonable amount of time after beginning your MSc or PhD degree, you must be able to speak a minimum of one language of the chosen study site and conduct group meetings and write reports in those languages;
G. The applicant should have an ability to work both independently and as a member of a multidisciplinary research team;
H. Working knowledge of GIS software will be considered as a plus.

Benefits: Funded Masters and PhD Positions
Travel aboard will be funded

Application: Candidates should email both Dr. Muhammad Baig and Mr. Julien Malard (muhammad.baig-at-mail.mcgill.ca and julien.malard-at-mail.mcgill.ca )  and provide the following:
i) CGPA of all degrees taken (undergraduate and graduate);
ii) a detailed CV, and
iii) information on how the candidate feels that they meet the requirements mentioned above. Only applications that include these three items will be considered. Please note that due to the high volume of applications, we will only get in touch with candidates that have passed our preliminary screening

Scholarship Website: https://www.mcgill.ca/bioeng/home