VSRP Internship Program - Geological Mapping of the Red Sea

Dr. Abdulkader Afifi

The student will work on mapping geological structures surrounding the Red Sea and Gulf of Aden using Google Earth and enhanced satellite images, then compile the data in IS using Arc Map. The areas include parts of Yemen, Somalia, Eritrea, Djibouti, Ethiopia, Sudan, Egypt, Jordan, and Saudi Arabia.

Students should have a bachelor's degree in geology and basic knowledge of GIS, and will be expected to create a GID database of relevant geological features as well as a seminar presentation or scientific report.

To apply for this internship opportunity, please visit the VSRP website.