These are interdisciplinary training opportunities where the graduate student will learn and use molecular based approaches (genomics, metagenomics), geochemical and isotopic tools to develop a clear understanding of environmental impacts related to climate change. These positions are fully funded however it is anticipated that potential candidates will also be nominated for NSERC industrial and MITAC scholarships if applicable. Preference will be given to enthusiastic applicants with some strong interest and/or strengths in either analytical chemistry, molecular microbiology and microbial ecology, superior academic credentials, and strong communication skills. The PhD candidate should have experience in aquatic geochemistry and/or molecular microbiology. The proposed project for the M.Sc. candidate will be tailored to the strengths and interests of the individual.Please Contact: Dr. Christopher G. Weisener, email@example.com; University of Windsor (1) a cover letter outlining your research interests, career goals, relevant experience and why you are applying for this position; (2) your CV; (3) academic transcripts; and (4) contact information for at least three professional references.