Research Assistantship with the National Center for Smart Growth Research and Education

Research Assistantship with the National Center for Smart Growth Research and Education

National Center for Smart Growth Research and Education


The National Center for Smart Growth at the University of Maryland is offering one or more research assistantships for incoming doctoral students in Urban Studies and Planning, Public Policy or Community Health, who have interests in one or more of the following areas: public health, urban form/built environment, land use and travel behavior. The students will work closely with an interdisciplinary team of faculty and students on a multi-year study examining connections between the physical environment and levels of physical activity in adolescents. Candidates should have excellent communication skills and should possess or be willing to develop skills in GIS and statistical methods.

For more information about the National Center for Smart Growth Research and Education see:

www.smartgrowth.umd.edu

*About the National Center for Smart Growth*

The National Center for Smart Growth was created in 2000 to establish the University of Maryland as a national leader in research and education on the land use issues raised by the term "Smart Growth." To date, the Center has received more than $2 million in grants and contracts. Our research is organized into four subject areas: land use and environmental policy, housing and community development, transportation and human health, and international urban development. The Center is positioned to become a national leader in research on the relationship between urban form, transportation and human health with the work of Center faculty and affiliates including, Reid Ewing, Kelly Clifton and Carolyn Voorhees.

For additional information and questions, please contact Kelly Clifton ([email protected]).

Related Link: Research Assistantships Available for New Doctoral Students

For more information contact:

Kelly Clifton
National Center for Smart Growth Research and Education
Suite 1112 Preinkert Field House, University of Maryland
College Park
MD 20742
USA

Phone: 301.405.1945
Fax: 301.314.5639
Email: [email protected]
Web: http://www.smartgrowth.umd.edu/

Posted January 25, 2005



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