June/2021: Fully-funded PhD position in remote sensing of tropical savanna

Are you interested in remote sensing of tropical savanna with UAV-lidar, NASA's GEDI and L8..etc? I'm searching for a new Ph.D. student to join my lab (Silva Lab) at the School of Forest, Fisheries and Geomatics Sciences (SFFGS) - University of Florida (UF) in fall 2021 or Spring 2022. If you’re interested please send me your cv (in English) and transcripts (BSc and MSc) before July 1st/2021 (

Here are the specifics about the position:
• 12-month/year Graduate Assistant position (for 4 years)
• ~$22,000 annual salary
• Tuition waiver valued at ~$12,000/year
• Covers 9 credit hours in fall/spring, and 6 credit hours in summer
• Health insurance for $10/month
• 8/1/2021 hire date or 1/1/2022
• 4 year commitment for PhD degree
• Teaching duties expected at least one semester per year