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Posted 27 October 2004 - 01:40 AM

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WORKING FORESTS IN THE TROPICS PH.D. FELLOWSHIP - With funding
from the National Science Foundation, the Working Forests in the Tropics
Program at the University of Florida offers competitive doctoral
fellowships for training and research focused on tradeoffs among
economic uses, ecological conservation, and regional development in the
tropical forests of Latin America. Our unique "Ph.D. plus" curriculum
includes training in interdisciplinary theory, field courses, practicum
experiences, and leadership and communication skills. Research themes
include (1) Capacity Building, (2) Cultural Persistence, (3) Ecological
Dynamics, (4) Forest Management Systems, (5) Macro-Economics and
Infrastructure Development, and (6) Policy and Governance. Applicants
should combine cross-cultural experience, academic excellence, and
leadership potential. Fellows will be expected to collaborate with one
or more of the twenty Latin American universities, government agencies
and NGOs that participate as research and training partners. Awards
include tuition waivers, NSF-IGERT fellowships, and some travel and
supply funds. In accordance with NSF policy, applicants must be US
citizens or permanent residents. Application deadline: January 17, 2005
Additional information and application guidelines are on-line at:
http://www.tropicalforests.ufl.edu/wft

Edited by benktesh, 27 October 2004 - 01:42 AM.





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