Research Opportunities

The following pages contain information on research opportunities within the Geophysical Institute's Research Programs and Facilities for undergraduate and graduate students within the University of Alaska Fairbanks. Not all areas or units have opportunities open.

Atmospheric Sciences

Main page
List of research areas: Atmospheric Chemistry, Cloud & Aerosol Physics, Arctic Facility for Atmospheric Remote Sensing, Lidar Research Laboratory.

Remote Sensing

Main page & List of Courses by Department
This group has Postdoctoral researchers and a robust group of students within both the Masters and PhD programs. The Earth and Planetary Remote Sensing group researches: Geologic Remote Sensing, Lake and Sea Ice, Planetary Science, Terrestrial Ecology, and Volcanology.
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Prospective Graduate Students and Postdocs

Student assistantships are available e