Prospective Students

Graduate Student Opportunities

The Matheny Lab is seeking two enthusiastic, driven PhD students with interests in computational modeling and field research in ecohydrology to start in the Fall of 2020. Students with backgrounds in geosciences, engineering, or computer science are encouraged to apply. The deadline for graduate student applications is December 1st for those seeking fellowship consideration. Please send a CV and letter detailing your research interest to for more information. Application instructions for the Jackson School can be found here:

Undergraduate Research Opportunities

Research opportunities for motivated undergraduate students abound both in the lab and in the field. If you are interested in casual research, research for course credit, or an undergraduate thesis project, email to schedule a meeting.


Rio Mursinna (undergraduate) working with Ana Maria Restrepo Acevedo (graduate) to troubleshoot sap flux sensors in northern Michigan (May 2018)