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Join the LAKEWATCH team!

Employment Opportunities

  • None at this time


Prospective students

Are you interested in learning how to do limnological research? The Florida LAKEWATCH lab invites perspective undergraduate and graduate students who are interested in our research to contact us!

Students in the LAKEWATCH lab are supervised by Dr. Gretchen Lescord and are part of the School of Forests, Fisheries, and Geomatics Sciences (SFFGS) at the University of Florida. Information about SFFGS and application guidelines can be found here:

Specific openings for new LAKEWATCH students change periodically and are detailed below. Alternatively, you are welcome to contact to Dr. Lescord directly ( for more information on upcoming projects. Prospective students are encouraged to include an up-to-date CV when reaching out.


Current student openings - Deadline extended to June 16th!

PhD PFAS and Herbicides - June 2024