Assistantships University of Western Michigan

The Department of Geography at Western Michigan University is seeking applications from talented undergraduate seniors to enroll in our graduate programs in GISciences, community development and planning, and environmental analysis and resource management.

Competitive teaching assistantships are available to qualified students with review of applications beginning on February 15, 2008. Please visit our website ( for application requirements, on-line application and detailed information about the program, faculty, and areas of research.

In addition to our stipend and full tuition, significant funding for research and travel to academic meetings is available through the department endowments and graduate college research funds. Western Michigan University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer with a strong institutional commitment to diversity in our faculty, staff, and students. Potential graduate students from under-represented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.