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Graduate Student Opportunities, Northwestern University

The Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences at Northwestern University invites applications for fall 2018 from prospective doctoral candidates interested in the fields of planetary science, climate change, geobiology, paleolimnology, sedimentary geochemistry and earth system history, radiogenic and stable isotope geochemistry, stratigraphy and paleoecology, geophysics and natural hazard, carbon biogeochemistry and stratigraphy. Our program guarantees five years of competitive financial support. The deadline for applications is December 20, 2017, but consideration after the deadline will continue for candidates with excellent credentials. Applicants should visit for submission instructions. AA/EOE. Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.