International Research Opportunity
NSF-IRES-International Research in Geosciences (Earth and Atmospheric Sciences) in Addis Ababa – Ethiopia
RESEARCH AND CULTURAL EXPERIENCE IN THE Oldest independent country in Africa and one of the oldest in the world - at least 2,000 years
Application Deadline: February 15, 2017
(Above) View of Addis Ababa
(Above) Addis Ababa University Main Campus and Science Campus
Research areas: Selected IRES students will work alongside research mentors from North Carolina A&T University (NC A&T), Addis Ababa University (AAU) and Appalachian State University (ASU) to conduct research in
- Geothermal Energy Exploration
- Ground Water Exploration
- Atmospheric Sciences: Air quality studies using field measurements
Danakil Desert in Ethiopia
Former NSF-IRES students in Ethiopia
Be a US citizen or permanent resident.
Be enrolled in a degree-granting program at a United States college or University.
Have completed at least 4 semesters of education with a cummulative GPA of at least 3.0.
Students who have had course in Earth Science, geophsyics or atmospheric sciences will get preference.
Full travel expenses: Air fare, Hotel and substance
$500/week stipend for 5 weeks
Opportunity to visit the oldest civilazation on Earth- Ethiopia
Opportunity to visit eight world heritage sites representing nature, architecture, archaeology, prehistory, art and culture.
For Information about Ethiopian Histroy, Culture and People see the links below (there is a lot more on line)
For more information contact:
|Solomon Bililign; Ph. D.
Professor of Physics
North Carolina A&T State University
Greensboro, NC 27411
306 Marteena, 302 Gibbs
(336)285-3259 (IRC-Laser Lab)firstname.lastname@example.org
|Dr. James ShermanProfessor of Physics and AstronomyResearch Scientist, AppalAIR525 Rivers StreetGarwood Hall Room 325Boone, NC email@example.com|
Please fill out the forms, save, and email to firstname.lastname@example.org
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