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Interdisciplinary Graduate Assistantships Available on Sustainable Healthy Cities

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an IBP member program

Academic Level:
Graduate Students (Masters)
Graduate Students (PhD)

Masters and PhD graduate assistantships are available in a network of eight schools to study sustainable and healthy cities.

Sustainable Healthy Cities is a unique research network of universities, cities, governments, NGOs, and industry partners who are co-developing the science and practical knowledge that enables urban infrastructure transformation toward environmentally sustainable, healthy, and livable cities. We focus on infrastructure design as well as behavioral and policy levers to advance distributed infrastructure solutions to benefit people, cities, and the environment.

Paid Assistantships are in graduate degree programs spanning a number of disciplines including engineering, urban planning, environmental science, environmental policy, public health, and public affairs.

The eight schools and key contacts are:

Frank Douma at The University of Minnesota(

Patricia Culligan at Columbia University (

Armistead Russell at Georgia Tech (

Dan Zimmerle at Colorado State University (

Bhavik Bakshi at Ohio State University (

Richard Feiock at Florida State University (

Kara Kockelman at The University of Texas (

Joshua Newell at The University of Michigan (
accepts non-us citizens

Participating Institution(s):
This program has 8 participating institutions.
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University of Minnesota (Lead)
Colorado State University
Columbia University
Florida State University
Georgia Institute of Technology
Ohio State University
University of Michigan
University of Texas, Austin

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Chemical & Nuclear Engineering
Civil & Environmental Engineering
Computer & Electrical Engineering
Environmental Sciences
Natural Resources
STEM Fields
Transportation Systems
Urban Planning & Design

Environmental Policy
Geospatial Modeling
Sustainable Energy
Sustainable Engineering
Transportation Technology & Planning
Urban Ecology
Urban Environmental Sustainability
Urban Water Policy
Wastewater Treatment & Reuse

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